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Learning app hopes to empower parents

Medford, Ore. – A hands-on learning app is hoping to empower parents to be ‘brain builders’ for their children. The app Vroom is designed to turn every day activities into learning opportunities. “The app actually ages with the child so when they …

GPHS student wins national coding competition

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A Grants Pass High School student is the winner of the 2017 Congressional App Challenge. The contest is a public effort to encourage kids to learn computer code through competitions hosted by members of Congress for their district. Congressman …

Potentially life-saving app comes to Josephine County

Grants Pass, Ore. – Josephine County emergency responders marked the launch of the PulsePoint Respond app Tuesdy morning. According to the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety, last year the Josephine County 911 dispatch center received over 1000 calls for heart-related problems and sudden …

Uber could be coming to central Oregon

Bend, Ore. – The City of Bend, Oregon is one step closer to accepting ride-sharing businesses like Uber and Lyft. Bend NBC affiliate KTVZ reports the Bend City Council gave initial approval to a revised city code that previously only regulated taxis. …

Life saving app helps you be a hero

Jackson County, Ore.- A new app launching February 1 in Jackson County could end up saving lives. The app is called PulsePoint Respond and immediately alerts nearby CPR-trained subscribers when someone is having a heart attack in a public place. According to …