southern Oregon

How to cope with stress this Thanksgiving

MEDFORD, Ore. — Thanksgiving is Thursday and with any family holiday, comes stress. NBC5 News spoke with a local psychologist about some ways to cope. With a divisive election and global pandemic, Ashland psychologist Dr. Douglas Col says it’s no secret this …

Hospitals respond to surge in Covid-19 patients

MEDFORD, Ore. — “Our ICU capacity has been a concern of ours from the beginning of the pandemic,” said Staci Nevin, director of nursing at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center. Covid-19 cases surging across Oregon, the impact hitting local hospitals systems. Nevin …