MEDFORD, Ore.- The Medford School District addressed the importance of safety and security during its work session Thursday night. After the false alarm lockdown at Hedrick Middle School in February, the school board wanted an update on the district’s safety ...

MEDFORD, Ore. — The Medford School District will be discussing safety and security at tonight’s (Thursday, March 7) school board meeting. Last month we reported that some teachers and parents expressed safety concerns at the last district board meeting. It ...

MEDFORD, Ore. – The Medford Police Department wants drivers to check their speed in school zones. According to Medford Police’s Facebook post, more and more people are neglecting the speed limit in school zones. MPD will be increasing patrol efforts ...

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore.– As Thanksgiving approaches, local fire officials are encouraging everyone to stay safe, especially in the kitchen. Cooking a thanksgiving meal can pose a number of safety risks and local fire departments have tips to keep you and ...

NBC5 is partnering with Providence Health & Services to help create healthy communities, together. In this week’s Providence Minute, Physical Therapist Brian Winkler explains the importance of Fall Prevention and how you can stay healthy, safe, and upright. Sponsored by ...

NBC5 has teamed up with Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center to bring you Better Health, a weekly report on staying healthy. In this week’s Better Health, Asante Health Expert Beth Coker is here to give us some safety tips for ...

MEDFORD, Ore. – As temperatures heat up you might be looking for ways to cool off. But don’t forget, safety first. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office says a person had to be rescued yesterday at Emigrant Lake. They say the ...

MEDFORD, Ore. – A bill That prohibits drone use in Oregon under certain scenarios has been signed by Governor Tina Kotek. HB 2520 focuses on preventing drone interference with wildfire suppression, law enforcement and emergency response efforts. This come about ...

In fire season, experts want you to be prepared to evacuate in an emergency. If this week has proved anything, with grass fires across the Rogue Valley, it’s that you never know when disaster might strike. That’s why making sure ...

MEDFORD, Ore. – Before you start lighting your own fireworks, it’s important to be safe. Medford Fire said to clear a large area, to ensure they don’t catch other items on fire. When lighting fireworks, stay a safe distance away, ...

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