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. Wildlife Safari Prepares New Attraction — July 23, 2014
  2. In the Garden: Preventing Earwigs — July 22, 2014
  3. Dine to Support HIV/Aids Research — July 22, 2014
  4. Anchor Mom: What’s in a Name? — July 21, 2014
  5. Four Fairgoers Suffer Heat Exhaustion — July 18, 2014

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In the Garden: DIY Drip System

Medford, Ore. — We got a nice dose of rain this week, but weather like this has been far and few between.  That’s why you may want to be water wise in your garden. In this ‘In the Garden’ segment, OSU Master Gardener Steve Andrews walked us through how to make a drip system to … Continue reading »

Anchor Mom: Preventing Tragedy

Just recently a Georgia father left his child in a hot car, resulting in the child’s death.  Originally he said it was an accident.  As early as just today, officials have said there are holes in his story. BUT – and there is a but, I wanted to focus less on this Georgia father and his … Continue reading »

Medford Woman’s Love Story on GMA

Medford, Ore. — A Medford woman’s love story was featured on ‘Good Morning America’ last week. Nancy Hamre was surprised with the help of GMA and Jennifer Lopez.  They reconnected her with her first love, Steve McCoyne.  The two hadn’t seen each other since 1989. They were also invited to Jennifer Lopez’s GMA performance on … Continue reading »

Preventing Accidental Hot Car Deaths

We all know not to leave our children in a hot car, but there have been times when parents say they’ve forgotten their child was even in the car.  That can be because of a change in routine, quiet sleeping baby or a distraction. That’s why it’s recommended you practice the BE SAFE method to … Continue reading »

Anchor Mom: “Scary Guy” Nightmares

For the first time for as long as I can remember my son took a nap! He got a nap time, I caught up on all my TV shows and my big stack of laundry! It was amazing. That is, until he woke up. He started screaming, “I WANT TO BE AWAKE!” He ran into … Continue reading »

In the Garden: Out of Control Plants

Medford, Ore. — If you’re green thumb is working a little too well and some of your plants are growing out of control, you’ll have to downsize. To fix the problem you can reduce the size of the mother plant by removing a portion of the offspring.  If you remove the complete plant, including the … Continue reading »

Alzheimer’s Awareness for “Longest Day”

Medford, Ore. — The longest day of the year is coming up and as it does, the Alzheimer’s Association wants you to consider what any given day of the year is like for someone with the disease. Alzheimer’s Association’s Southern Oregon Regional Program Coordinator, Lori Stanton said, “We really ask people to think about those who … Continue reading »

In the Garden: DIY Water & Weed Project

If you’re a gardener, you’re used to DIY, or do it yourself, projects.  There’s one specific DIY project that can help you conserve water and fight weeds in your home garden. All you need to complete the project is PVC pipe, pipe cleaner, a soaker hose, weed cloth and mulch.  OSU Master Gardeners say the … Continue reading »

Anchor Mom: Online Safety

When I was in high school my parents always said the computer would be in an open space in our home. The reason – to keep me and my siblings safe online. Not only has the internet opened up from the world of AOL that I knew – children can now take the internet everywhere.  Smartphones and … Continue reading »

Taking Flight: Cookie Support

Ashland, Ore. — The school year has wrapped up, but not without helping another sparrow child.  Bellview Elementary students raised thousands of dollars for their classmate and sparrow with a cookie fundraiser. Luke Laurenson has cerebral palsy.  His mom, Jane Hogan, said doctors didn’t expect him to accomplish much in his lifetime, “They thought it … Continue reading »

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