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An unexpected surprise: Medford baby born in car

MEDFORD, Ore.– A Medford couple had everything planned out for the birth of their child. However, sometimes the expected can become unexpected. On Tuesday, the Smith family received a surprise they’ll never forget. “I’m thinking, ‘Oh this is going to be a …

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 …

Providence nurses approve informational picket

Medford, Ore.- Providence Medford Medical Center nurses who are represented by the Oregon Nursing Association have approved an informational picket. The vote was made Wednesday night and allows the nurses to move forward with a picket if a deal isn’t made with …

Grants Pass police investigate stabbing

Grants Pass, Ore.- A call regarding a fight in a parking lot lead to the discovery of a stabbing victim in Grants Pass Tuesday night. Grants Pass Department of Public Safety received the first call about the incident just before 8 p.m. …

Need for nurses in southern Oregon

Medford, Ore. — There’s a big need for nurses in the valley. According to the Oregon Employment Department the health care industry is not only the largest industry in the area, but it’s the fastest growing. And experts say it shows no signs of …