• Inches of Rain to Fall the Next 72 Hours

    Inches of Rain to Fall the Next 72 Hours

    October 22, 2014

    Today will mark the beginning of a very wet few days across the Northwest. The first of many fronts will travel south through Southern Oregon tonight. Ahead of the front, light and spotty showers will develop and travel inland. Most of these showers are going to stay light in nature.

    Gutches Invited to NWCA All-Star Classic

    Gutches Invited to NWCA All-Star Classic

    October 21, 2014

    SOU's Brock Gutches is putting together one of the most dominant wrestling careers in NAIA history. He's a three-time national champion, with a 15-9 record against NCAA DI wrestlers. On November 1st, Gutches will get his chance to compete on one of the biggest stages in college wrestling.

    A Wet, Windy Wednesday For Some

    A Wet, Windy Wednesday For Some

    October 21, 2014

    Showers have slowly been creeping towards the coast this evening, and Brookings has seen some light showers already. This is a sign that the next cold front is making its way towards southern Oregon and northern California...

    Baby Bear Cub in Ashland Pharmacy

    Baby Bear Cub in Ashland Pharmacy

    October 21, 2014

    Some Ashland Rite Aid customers saw a rare site when they went to the store on Sunday. A one-month-old, 13 pound bear cub wandered into the store in the afternoon.

    Mt. Ashland Celebrates Next 50 Years

    Mt. Ashland Celebrates Next 50 Years

    October 21, 2014

    Skiers and riders celebrated 50 years of Mt. Ashland, and are hoping for another 50 years to come. The mountain held its anniversary celebration Saturday.

    Jackson County Talks Water Management

    Jackson County Talks Water Management

    October 21, 2014

    Jackson County is looking to the state of Colorado as a model for a sustainable water project called the WISE project. WISE stands for Water for Irrigation, Streams and Economy. Jackson County is currently working on finding funding to bring this project to Southern Oregon.

    Inches of Rain to Fall by Week’s End

    Inches of Rain to Fall by Week's End

    October 21, 2014

    The cold front that came through Monday has pushed off to our east. Skies cleared overnight and this allowed for temperatures to drop this morning. More clouds have moved in and skies will remain partly cloudy today in all locations.

    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.