Danielle Craig

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Name: Danielle Craig
Date registered: May 4, 2012


Danielle Craig joined the NewsWatch 12 team in October 2010. You can see her anchoring the 11 p.m. newscast and reporting at 6:30 p.m. Danielle is thrilled to be home in the Pacific Northwest. She grew up in Portland. After 2 ½ years in Las Vegas, she is happy to see tall trees instead of tall casinos, and grass instead of desert sand. Danielle fell in love with journalism at a young age, writing her first “news” story about a coloring book page when she was in 3rd grade. A decade later, she started college at BYU, and got the chance to write real news stories as a reporter for Classical 89 FM. She then headed to Salt Lake City, reporting for KSL Newsradio. Most recently, Danielle was producing the No. 1 morning show in Las Vegas. Danielle has won several awards for her reporting, including 1st in the Hearst Journalism Competition. She has also received recognition from the National Society of Professional Journalists and PRNDI. When Danielle isn’t reporting the news, you can find her hanging out with her husband, scrapbooking and running!

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  1. Wienermobile Visits Rogue Valley — February 25, 2015
  2. In the Kitchen: Veggie Salad — February 24, 2015
  3. Newswatch 12 Sportsmen’s Show Begins — February 20, 2015
  4. Taking Flight: Language of Love — February 17, 2015
  5. Taking Flight: Matters of the Heart — February 13, 2015

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Wienermobile Visits Rogue Valley

MEDFORD, Ore. – The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile is in the Rogue Valley this week.  The official “hotdoggers” will be handing out whistles and letting you take pictures with the food on wheels. You can find the Wienermobile at the following locations: Thursday, February 27th Noon-5 P.M.  at the Sherms Thunderbird on Main Street in Medford. Friday, … Continue reading »

In the Kitchen: Veggie Salad

Medford, Ore. – “Cooking For Wellness” Chef Pablo Aguilar joins us ‘In the Kitchen’ for a look at how to make a broccoli and cauliflower salad.

Newswatch 12 Sportsmen’s Show Begins

Central Point, Ore. – The Newswatch 12 Sportsmen’s & Outdoor Recreation Show is now underway! The event continues through the weekend promising something for everyone.  You’ll find a little bit of everything from RVs, ATVs and boats.  There’s also a lot you can do yourself including rock climbing, zip-lining and a trout pond for the … Continue reading »

Taking Flight: Language of Love

MEDFORD, Ore.– Kennedy Elementary School is rallying around their new sparrow. The school adopted their sparrow this month, a girl who many of them already knew. Eight year old Jimena Moreno is new to Oregon and that means she’s the new girl at Kennedy Elementary. But still, her classmates are taking her in, and helping … Continue reading »

Taking Flight: Matters of the Heart

NEAR GRANTS PASS, Ore. – On Valentine’s Day, the heart means different things to different people. For some, it’s a chance to say “I Love You”. For others, it’s the opportunity to celebrate a heart that works. Hidden Valley High School threw a Valentine’s Day party on Thursday to honor their current and former Sparrows. … Continue reading »

Locals Catch Powerball Fever

Jacksonville, Ore. – A cool $500 million dollars is now up for grabs in the third largest Powerball jackpot in history. Many locals are heading to Jacksonville Ray’s Food Place to get tickets.  That’s because the location has had several winners over the years. Oregon has seen Powerball winners in the past.  In fact, the … Continue reading »

Valentine’s Day Crafts

Medford, Ore. – Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, but it’s not too late to put together some last minute gifts. Michael’s craft expert, Betty Rodman stopped by Newswatch 12 Midday to share some gift ideas.  For more information watch this segment.

Measles Outbreak Concerns Continue

  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has just released new numbers involving the measles outbreak. It is reporting twenty new cases in the last week.  121 people from 17 states have been reported to have measles in the latest outbreak. Dr. Barbara Sibley with Southern Oregon Pediatrics said it concerns her that the measles … Continue reading »

Anchor Mom: Teaching ‘Thank You’

I’ve been trying to teach my toddler the importance of saying ‘thank you.’ Usually that means we stand awkwardly at the Target cash register as ‘J’ admires his new sticker, while the cashier and I look at him smiling, waiting for him to say the words that prove I’ve done a good job as a mother. … Continue reading »

Taking Flight: Students Welcome Sparrow

Central Point, Ore. – Crater High School students are saying goodbye to one sparrow as they welcome another. The school started its assembly with great news from its 2013-2014 sparrow.  Maidson Branaugh announced, “My tumors are getting better.” The news comes after the 6-year-old spent the last year on a chemo drug to reduce the tumors … Continue reading »

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