cancer

OSF says goodbye to Paul Allen

ASHLAND, Or — The Oregon Shakespeare Festival said goodbye to a major supporter and friend of the organization, Paul Allen. The 65-year-old Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist passed yesterday due to complications from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Allen donated more than 2 billion dollars to …

Local deputy in need

Grants Pass, Ore.- For the past 19 years, Deputy Brad Johnson has put his life on the line each and every day at the Josephine County Sheriff’s Office. “He’s a very selfless deputy, never asks for help, very dedicated to our organization …

Leukemia survivor comes back home

Medford, Ore. – Zachary Parham has spent his past two birthdays in the hospital battling leukemia. Zachary was 15 years old when he was diagnosed with one of the most aggressive forms of leukemia. Amazingly, within the first month of chemotherapy, he …

Local companies raise money for cancer patients

Medford, Ore.- More than $70,000 has been raised to help cancer patients in the Rogue Valley. Fifty-four local organizations came together for ‘No Shave November’ to help pay for costs that aren’t covered by insurance, like rent and special medications. The idea …