southern Oregon

Roads remain clear, but ODOT is staying alert

SOUTHERN ORE., NORTHERN CA. — Despite a winter storm that’s supposed to blow through the higher elevations this weekend, roads appear to be clear. Both ODOT and Cal-Trans tell NBC5 News that traffic can be stopped in either Redding or Oregon, if …

Mt. Ashland opens this weekend

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. – Mt. Ashland Ski Area is officially open for the 2020-2021 season, according to its website. With enough snow over the past couple of weeks, about 26 inches at the base, lifts at the ski area began running on …

Is Covid-19 herd immunity possible?

MEDFORD, Ore. — A light may be at the end of the tunnel after the first round of Covid-19 vaccines were delivered nationwide on Monday. But Jackson County Health Officer Dr. Jim Shames says a ‘new normal’ will take time. “We both …