• Amateur Athlete: Motade Atanda

    Amateur Athlete: Motade Atanda

    October 30, 2014

    The Southern Oregon volleyball team is in first place in the Cascade Conference, ranked 11th in the NAIA. The team's confidence is sky-high, partly because of the confidence of one senior. Brandon Kamerman explains who a former DI athlete is leading the Raiders to new heights.

    Cold Front Creeps Inland, Brings Rain

    Cold Front Creeps Inland, Brings Rain

    October 30, 2014

    We have been watching the approaching cold front for about a week or so, anticipating the rain chances and the impact it will have on trick-or-treaters throughout the area. Thursday evening the front was just offshore...

    DWTRVS: Jani Rollins

    DWTRVS: Jani Rollins

    October 30, 2014

    Sparrow Clubs will soon get thousands to benefit local kids with our upcoming Dancing with the Rogue Valley Stars. Every night we have been getting a sneak peak at the dances and the local contestants up for the "Shining Star Award". Tonight we meet Jani Rollins who says its fun to participate becau

    High Demand for OSF Plays

    High Demand for OSF Plays

    October 30, 2014

    “All the world's a stage” at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival. The plays produced on OSF’s stages are captivating audiences across the country, and while the demand is increasing - it really comes as no surprise to the cast and crews who call OSF home.

    Consumer Reports: Outlet Malls

    Consumer Reports: Outlet Malls

    October 30, 2014

    Americans spending more money than ever at outlet malls. Sales are expected to top 42 billion dollars this year, according to the trade publication, value retail news. Consumer reports has rated 53 of the biggest outlet stores for value and quality, based on a survey of nearly 16,000 subscribers, an

    Ashland Businesses Prepare for Halloween

    Ashland Businesses Prepare for Halloween

    October 30, 2014

    Ashland plaza has been a hot spot for Halloween entertainment for many years. Right now the plaza is pretty quiet, but tomorrow, it is expected to be filled with thousands of ghosts, zombies and whatever else people dress up as this year.

    Ask the Meteorologist: Newscast Preps

    Ask the Meteorologist: Newscast Preps

    October 30, 2014

    Love this question! Prepping for our newscasts requires a lot of work and a lot of time. Us meteorologists have to come in hours before we go live in order to forecast, make the graphics and get ready.

    Rain Moves in Tonight, Snow Friday Night

    Rain Moves in Tonight, Snow Friday Night

    October 30, 2014

    Today our next storm system will begin approaching coastal waters. A warm front from this area of low pressure is lifting north currently and this is bringing a few showers to the coast. Showers will turn to rain here this afternoon and tonight when this front travels inland, it could fall heavy at

    WEB EXTRA: Before & After KDRV’s New Set

    WEB EXTRA: Before & After KDRV's New Set

    October 29, 2014

    Notice something different on NewsWatch 12? Wednesday night we debuted a brand new set. It's the same number one news team, just a better view! Take a look inside the making of NewsWatch 12′s first new set in 17 years and the third in the history of KDRV.

    WEB EXTRA: Take a Tour of KDRV’s New Set

    WEB EXTRA: Take a Tour of KDRV's New Set

    October 29, 2014

    Take a quick virtual tour of NewsWatch 12's new set and see time lapse video of the move in and set up our 7 separate sets. Same number one news team, just a better view!

    WEB EXTRA: The Show Must Go On

    WEB EXTRA: The Show Must Go On

    October 29, 2014

    While NewsWatch 12's new set was being constructed, outfitted, and tested, our staff continued to produce 4 1/2 hours of newscasts everyday. This took a lot of coordination and patience. In this web extra see exactly what each of our departments contributed to our new look.

    WEB EXTRA: Tools of the Trade

    WEB EXTRA: Tools of the Trade

    October 29, 2014

    To use all the components of NewsWatch 12's new set it takes some special tools of the trade. One of those is a top of the line wireless microphone system. Tiny but effective - the new mics are coated in kevlar - the same material used in combat gear.

    The Making of NewsWatch 12′s New Set

    The Making of NewsWatch 12's New Set

    October 29, 2014

    Same number one news team, just a better view! Take a look inside the making of NewsWatch 12's first new set in 17 years and the third in the history of KDRV.

    Coats For Kids Handed Out At Schools

    Coats For Kids Handed Out At Schools

    October 29, 2014

    This year, thousands of coats were collected at nearly 80 locations across Jackson, Josephine, and Klamath counties. Those coats were then washed, sorted, and bundled. Now they are headed out to local schools.

    Clouds Hang Around On Thursday

    Clouds Hang Around On Thursday

    October 29, 2014

    On Wednesday, a few showers moved through the area and brought small amounts of rainfall. It's all along an old frontal boundary that is drifting back towards the north. As it does so, showers will taper off Wednesday night...

    Ask the Meteorologist: Cloud Color

    Ask the Meteorologist: Cloud Color

    October 29, 2014

    Why are clouds white? Well, it has to do with the kind of light that is reflected through the water droplets that make up the cloud. These droplets are large enough to scatter the light of all seven wavelengths...

    DWTRVS: Daniel Corbett

    DWTRVS: Daniel Corbett

    October 29, 2014

    Dances are being polished and costumes finalized in preparation of Dancing with the Rogue Valley Stars. Several local community members are dedicating many hours to practice for the show that debuts next Saturday. The annul competition benefits local Sparrow clubs every year, helping sick kids who n

    Josephine Co. Battles Budget Cuts

    Josephine Co. Battles Budget Cuts

    October 29, 2014

    On Wednesday, Josephine County Sheriff, Gil Gilbertson, met with county commissioners to discuss the public safety budget moving forward and how much money could be left over at the end of the fiscal year. Back in June, county commissioners and the sheriff decided to take out $655,000.

    Indoor Options for Halloween

    Indoor Options for Halloween

    October 29, 2014

    With rainy weather in the forecast for Friday, there are other options in the Rogue Valley for families to celebrate Halloween indoors. Below are cities listing different options for planning out your Halloween evening.

    Intent to Fund Own School Services

    Intent to Fund Own School Services

    October 29, 2014

    The Eagle Point School District Board of Directors are meeting Wednesday night to discuss their intent to withdraw from the Southern Oregon Educational Service District (SOESD). The deadline to submit notice of intent is fast approaching on Nov. 1.