• Raiders Lose Again to NCU, 80-69

    Raiders Lose Again to NCU, 80-69

    February 1, 2015

    Southern Oregon lost for the fifth straight time to Northwest Christian on Saturday. The Raiders couldn't find a way to combat the Beacons' strong bench and ended up falling 80-69. SOU fell into 4th place in the Cascade Conference.

    Big Changes Are Almost Here

    Big Changes Are Almost Here

    January 31, 2015

    After about a month and a half of dry, warm, and foggy weather, our weather pattern is changing and becoming more active. Starting tonight, the clouds will begin increasing out of the west. The west side valleys will still have enough clearing overnight to allow for radiation fog to form again in th

    Another Search for Hannah Thomas-Garner

    Another Search for Hannah Thomas-Garner

    January 31, 2015

    Search and rescue crews spent hours on Saturday combing the 90-acre area near mile marker 13 on Dead Indian Memorial Road. Volunteers were looking for any new information that may point to the whereabouts of missing teen, Hannah Thomas Garner.

    Man Receiving Burn Treatment in Portland

    Man Receiving Burn Treatment in Portland

    January 31, 2015

    A Medford man is in critical condition after spraying a fire pit with gasoline and causing an explosion. 32-year-old Raul McCurdy was transported to a Portland hospital Saturday morning and is currently being treated for third degree burns.

    Story of Survival: Shot Deputy Tells All

    Story of Survival: Shot Deputy Tells All

    January 31, 2015

    A Klamath County Sheriff's Deputy is getting ready for duty after nearly being killed during a traffic stop. Deputy Jason Weber was shot in the face and side five months ago. Justin Bourke spoke to him on camera for the first time since that incident.

    Round Ball Wrap January 30th

    Round Ball Wrap January 30th

    January 31, 2015

    The South Medford girls beat Sheldon to go two games up in the SWC. South's boys also beat Sheldon to stay tied with South Eugene. Cascade Christian gives Rogue River its first league loss while North Valley rolls past Phoenix.

    Fog & Sunshine, then Changes Come Sunday

    Fog & Sunshine, then Changes Come Sunday

    January 30, 2015

    We have seen a stagnant weather pattern for quite some time. Due to high pressure, we have seen mild temperatures, morning fog, and very little in the way of rainfall for at least a week or so. That will finally be changing by Sunday night and...

    Basketball Game Held For Local Sparrow

    Basketball Game Held For Local Sparrow

    January 30, 2015

    Students are going head-to-head with teachers to benefit a 10 month old boy with severe kidney problems. McLoughlin Middle School is holding a basketball game to raise money for their sparrow, Noah. At McLoughlin middle school, the energy is high as the students and teachers hit the court to see who

    Consumer Reports Home Buyers and Sellers

    Consumer Reports Home Buyers and Sellers

    January 30, 2015

    Some 5 million homes are expected to change hands this year, according to the National Association of Realtors. That's up about 30% since the depths of the recession. If you're thinking of buying or selling a home, Consumer Reports' survey of real estate agents gives you insider tips on how to negot

    HealthWatch: Vaccinations in Children

    HealthWatch: Vaccinations in Children

    January 30, 2015

    With the recent outbreak of the Measles in Disneyland, many parents are concerned about vaccinations in children who attend the same school as their own. One California dad has asked his sons school district to consider keeping non-vaccinated students from going to school.

    Programs Help Local Students Graduate

    Programs Help Local Students Graduate

    January 30, 2015

    A study revealed this week says Oregon students graduate at a rate of about 72%. Here in southern Oregon, many students are thriving regardless of their economic background. Some schools in Klamath hit 90% graduation rates. Thanks to a fifth year of high school.

    Local School Closes Achievement Gap

    Local School Closes Achievement Gap

    January 30, 2015

    Students and teachers at Phoenix high school both agree that the students and faculty work together as a cohesive group, rather than divided by race. White students and Latino students said they feel comfortable together and there are no racial problems at their school.

    Search Continues for Missing Teen

    Search Continues for Missing Teen

    January 30, 2015

    Jackson County Search and Rescue is sending volunteers to look for signs of missing Ashland teen Hannah Thomas-Garner. Crews will head out Saturday to several spots along Dead Indian Memorial Rd., the last place Hannah is believed to have stepped foot in Ashland.

    Pet of the Week: Babe

    Pet of the Week: Babe

    January 30, 2015

    Meet our Pet of the Week! This week’s pet is Babe, a one year old pit bull that weighs about 37 lbs. Babe is a bit shy at first, but once she gets comfortable with her surroundings, she loves to snuggle! She loves plenty of attention and will make a cute little snorting sound when she gets excited

    Dry Friday but Rest Easy, Rain on Way

    Dry Friday but Rest Easy, Rain on Way

    January 30, 2015

    Offshore winds will keep the weather beautiful today. There has been a good amount of fog this morning ..not just in the valleys but along the coast. The fog will likely lift early there and linger longer inland.

    Freshman DeSaulnier Chipping in for SOU

    Freshman DeSaulnier Chipping in for SOU

    January 29, 2015

    Freshman guard Ben DeSaulnier is the fourth leading scorer on SOU, averaging 8.5 points per game. His contributions off the bench are a big reason why the Raiders are ranked 12th in NAIA DII.

    A Nice End to the Work Week on the Way

    A Nice End to the Work Week on the Way

    January 29, 2015

    High pressure continues to strengthen on Friday, meaning mostly sunny skies prevail, aside from the morning fog in the valleys. High temperatures will be back above average, reaching the upper 50's and lower 60's in some locations.

    Amateur Athlete: Nevina DeLuca

    Amateur Athlete: Nevina DeLuca

    January 29, 2015

    Wrestling has been popular in Southern Oregon for years, but recently the sport has started gaining popularity with women. In fact, SOU announced the addition of a women's wrestling team earlier this month. NewsWatch 12's Brandon Kamerman shows how one girl is breaking down stereotypes in her first

    Fire at Knife River Asphalt Plant

    Fire at Knife River Asphalt Plant

    January 29, 2015

    Multiple crews responded to an explosion and fire at the Knife River Asphalt plant in Central Point. Firefighters say the tank must have reached at least 700 degrees in order for the material inside to ignite.

    Conference Highlights So. Oregon Edge

    Conference Highlights So. Oregon Edge

    January 29, 2015

    Southern Oregon’s economy is getting a boost from a new initiative created by SOREDI. The southern Oregon Edge promotes the region as a hub for high tech development, and promotes the high tech business which already call our area home.