Danielle Craig

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Name: Danielle Craig
Date registered: May 4, 2012

Biography

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!

Latest posts

  1. In the Garden: Dividing Perennials — October 1, 2014
  2. Anchor Mom: Inducing Labor — October 1, 2014
  3. Taking Flight: Legacy of Sparrow Clubs — September 29, 2014
  4. In the Garden: Master Gardener Volunteer — September 25, 2014
  5. Anchor Mom: Guessing Game — September 25, 2014

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Sugar Consumption Adds Up

Medford, Ore. — Our country is dealing with an expanding waistline and one reason may be because of our sugar-heavy diets. A 3″ cookie has 4.5 grams or 1 teaspoon of sugar in it.  Clinical Dietitian Sherri Sexton with Rogue Regional Medical Center said that would take a  15 min walk to work off. A … Continue reading »

Whipping Childhood Cancer

Medford, Ore. — On the heels of the wildly successful ALS Ice Bucket Challenge a local childhood cancer non-profit is hoping to benefit in a similar way.  The Ethan Jostad Foundation is taking part in a new social media challenge. It’s part of the Whipping Childhood Cancer Challenge.  Participants are taking whipped cream to the … Continue reading »

In the Garden: Planting Carrots

Medford, Ore. — Carrots are just one of the many vegetables that can be sown this time of year for harvesting in the spring. The trick to getting your carrots to germinate is to make sure they don’t dry out.  The first step to do that is to make sure the variety of carrot seeds … Continue reading »

Myth of Wearing Black

Medford, Ore. – While black may be a go-to for many people, one expert said it’s time to think twice about the color in your wardrobe. Former Miss Oregon Sandi Rose Miller is the founder of True You Makeovers.  She said about the color black, “It’s the hardest color to wear because it absorbs out … Continue reading »

In the Garden: Painted Lady Runner Bean

Medford, Ore. — The painted lady runner bean has been an American favorite for well over a century.  The plant produces beautiful vines with bright scarlet and white blooms.  After that you get pods filled with pinkish-brown streaked beans. For more information about the plant, watch this ‘In the Garden’ segment. Jackson County – (541) … Continue reading »

Anchor Mom: Class Treats (Allergen Free)

With school around the corner and more kids with allergies in classrooms – I thought I’d make an allergy-free idea list for class treats!  But even with this list, as a precaution, always check labels and ask parents! I was inspired by this Facebook post I saw last week, “I need to make a treat for … Continue reading »

Sheriff’s Deputy Shot in Klamath Falls

Klamath Falls, Ore. —  A 7 year veteran with the Klamath County Sheriff’s Office is fighting for his life after Wednesday’s shooting during a traffic stop. The Klamath County District Attorney’s office said Deputy Jason Weber was shot yesterday before noon, while trying to pull over a vehicle.  The sheriff’s office said he was shot … Continue reading »

In the Garden: Saving Seeds

Medford, Ore. — Learning to collect and save seeds is a great way to save a favorite heirloom vegetable or flower variety. For more information on how to do that, watch this ‘In the Garden’ segment. You can also contact the OSU Extension Master Gardener near you. Jackson County – (541) 776-7371 Josephine County – … Continue reading »

Taprock Uses Fire Truck to Support ALS

Grants Pass, Ore. — A Grants Pass company decided to go big when it used a fire truck instead of a bucket to support ALS. Taprock Northwest Grill partnered with County Fire and Security to bring in a fire truck.  The truck sprayed the staff down with ice cold water.  Taprock says it’s donating to … Continue reading »

Officer Shot in Klamath Falls

Klamath Falls, Ore. — A law enforcement officer has been shot, the Klamath Police Department confirms. Several agencies are on the scene, pursuing a suspect.  The district attorney has activated the major crimes team unit. There’s no word yet on the officer’s condition. The California High Patrol, Modoc County Sheriff and Jackson County Law Enforcement … Continue reading »

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