• Web Extra: Riley, Villamin and Brennan

    Web Extra: Riley, Villamin and Brennan

    October 20, 2014

    Oregon State's Mike Riley, Sean Mannion, Jordan Villamin and Brent Brennan discussed the injuries plaguing the Beavers, the tough challenge that is Stanford's defense as well as Villamin's breakout performance against Utah.

    Web Extra: Campbell, Frost, Grasu, More

    Web Extra: Campbell, Frost, Grasu, More

    October 20, 2014

    Oregon offensive coordinator Scott Frost, running backs coach Gary Campbell, center Hroniss Grasu, offensive lineman Doug Brenner, and defensive lineman Arik Armstead meet the media after practice on Monday, October 20th.

    Stork’s Triumphant Return Home

    Stork's Triumphant Return Home

    October 20, 2014

    Alex Stork starred as a quarterback and linebacker at Klamath Union High School. After a successful run for the Pelicans, Stork chose to play Division I football at the University of Idaho but eventually decided to move back to Southern Oregon.

    Web Extra:Oregon Candidates for Governor

    Web Extra:Oregon Candidates for Governor

    October 20, 2014

    In just about two weeks we will find out the results of the 2014, November Election. Incumbent John Kitzhaber is up against Representative Dennis Richardson for the governor's seat. Both Candidates talked with Newswatch 12 about some of the key issues for the state including the botched health excha

    A Brief Break From the Showers

    A Brief Break From the Showers

    October 20, 2014

    As expected, the area saw measurable rain along the coast and for inland locations. What we weren't expecting is the amount of rain we saw for west side valleys. Of course, no one is complaining, since the rain is still much needed and appreciated.

    Coats For Kids Still In Need

    Coats For Kids Still In Need

    October 20, 2014

    NewsWatch 12's Coats For Kids campaign has been very successful this year with the generous donations of community members in the Rogue Valley. However, there is still a need for kids coats, especially for toddlers and elementary school children.

    Life After Loss To Breast Cancer

    Life After Loss To Breast Cancer

    October 20, 2014

    We introduced you to Leah Rodgers in 2012 during her battle with breast cancer. She passed away shortly after the story aired. Now, her family is sharing their story, in hopes of helping others understand the disease.

    Rain Impacts Local Fish Populations

    Rain Impacts Local Fish Populations

    October 20, 2014

    Monday morning's showers, combined with last week's moisture, is helping jump start recovery from a dry year.

    Huson Homicide Two Years Later

    Huson Homicide Two Years Later

    October 20, 2014

    Monday marks the two year anniversary of Medford taxi cab driver, William “Huey” Huson’s death. Detectives working for Medford police are continuing to investigate the case on a daily basis and have high hopes that one day the unknown suspect will be brought to justice.

    Oregon Trails-1864 Treaty

    Oregon Trails-1864 Treaty

    October 20, 2014

    The signing of a treaty 150 years ago with Klamath tribes continues to impact much of south central Oregon today.

    Rain Coming & Going for Much of Week

    Rain Coming & Going for Much of Week

    October 20, 2014

    Those weekend temperatures are long gone as a new cooler air mass moves in throughout Monday morning. This system has brought rain to much of the West Side since early today and given the quick nature of this storm, mother nature has been good to us.

    Cooler Temperatures With an Active Week

    Cooler Temperatures With an Active Week

    October 19, 2014

    Sunday afternoon's weather proved to be what many would consider near perfect. We saw just a few clouds with a light breeze and highs in the upper 70's. Unfortunately, it will be the last such day this week. A cold front is making its way towards...

    Weinbergs Share Special Connection

    Weinbergs Share Special Connection

    October 19, 2014

    Kyle and Nicky Weinberg have connected several times this season for the Ashland Grizzlies, but it's part of a tradition that started for the Weinbergs in their backyard. The sibling duo is helping the Grizzlies in their quest to the 5A playoffs.

    Web Extra: Ducks After Routing Huskies

    Web Extra: Ducks After Routing Huskies

    October 19, 2014

    Members of the Oregon football team , including head coach Mark Helfrich & quarterback Marcus Mariota, speak with the media after the #9 Ducks beat rival Washington at Autzen Stadium on October 18th. Oregon has now defeated the Huskies 11 straight times.

    Court Decision Sparks Moratorium Debate

    Court Decision Sparks Moratorium Debate

    October 19, 2014

    A recent court decision in Josephine County may open the door for cities and towns to ban medical marijuana dispensaries. The city of Medford has made it their intention to ban dispensaries altogether, something that remains illegal under state law.

    Beautiful Finish to Your Weekend

    Beautiful Finish to Your Weekend

    October 19, 2014

    High pressure will remain in control of our weather Sunday. This is going to keep temperatures warm under mostly sunny skies. Increasing high clouds are likely west of the Cascades ahead of our next storm system, due to arrive late Sunday night at the coast.

    Community Petitions Railroad Park Use

    Community Petitions Railroad Park Use

    October 18, 2014

    Community members living at Aspens On The Creek say they're upset about organizations feeding the homeless near their homes. They have submitted a petition for the city to intervene.

    Friday Night Blitz, October 17th

    Friday Night Blitz, October 17th

    October 18, 2014

    After last week's battle of two top-5 6A teams, it's the 5A that steals the spotlight in this week's Friday Night Blitz. #3 Springfield travels south to play #2 Ashland while North Medford goes up north to play Willamette.

    Saturday Brings Clearing Skies

    Saturday Brings Clearing Skies

    October 17, 2014

    All day Friday we've been watching scattered showers slowly track through the area. Rainfall amounts have been very low with this system, with barely any measurable rainfall recorded for west side valleys, northern California...

    Medford Schools Address Ebola Concerns

    Medford Schools Address Ebola Concerns

    October 17, 2014

    The Medford School District is addressing the risks of Ebola in Southern Oregon. While those administrators say there is no real risk at the moment, they are getting ready for anything. This afternoon, Superintendent of Medford Schools, Dr. Brian Shumate, addressed the risk of Ebola in the district.