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Honor guard remembers fallen troopers

Medford, Ore.- Oregon state trooper Mike Benson has never met Philip Lowd but they share a bond that will connect them for the rest of their lives. “It’s not about yourself,” Mike said. Both men have made a commitment to serve the …

10 shot, 2 killed near Chicago shooting memorial

Chicago, Illinois (WBBM/CNN Newsource) – Another violent shooting in Chicago took place over the weekend. Two people are dead and eight others hurt after suspects opened fire at a memorial for another shooting. Just after 5:00 p.m. Sunday near 46th and Rockwell …

Honor Flight hub in Grants Pass is closing

Grants Pass, Ore., — “It was really an experience of a lifetime.” Gordon Hoefer and William Isely only spent two years in the Navy during World War II. They didn’t know each other during their times served, but say their paths probably …

Remembering Coach Craig Howard

Ashland, Ore. — Hundreds gathered in Ashland to remember Southern Oregon University head football coach Craig Howard who passed away last month. The memorial was filled with both tears and laughter at Southern Oregon University’s Raider Stadium as everyone remembered the coach …

Medford Vietnam wall marker unveiled

Medford, Ore. — A sign marking where a Vietnam memorial will remember veterans is unveiled today. The memorial will be across from the nature center at US Cellular Community Park. The wall will cost about $500,000 when the memorial and the surrounding …

Memorial set for SOU football coach

Ashland, Ore., — Southern Oregon University is still picking up the pieces following the death of football coach Craig Howard last week. For now, Assistant Head Coach Nathan Chin is the acting interim coach. A search for Howard’s replacement will start soon. …

Memorial preparations for Deputy Jack Hopkins

Yreka, Calif. — Preparations are underway for the memorial service for fallen Modoc County Deputy Jack Hopkins. Deputy Hopkins was shot and killed last month while responding to a disturbance call. Inside the Collier Center at the Siskiyou County Fairgrounds – 1,600 seats are laid …

Pulse Nightclub unveils memorial

Orland, Fla. (WESH) — Emotions ran high on Thursday evening in Orlando, Florida as Pulse Nightclub opened its gates for the first time since the tragic attack to unveil a new memorial. The June 12 massacre left 49 people dead and is …

Memorial for veteran attended by hundreds

Eagle Point, Ore. — Over 300 people came out today to honor veteran Harold “Gene” Baker — a man few knew. The ceremony itself lasted around one hour and was complete with a three-volley salute, the playing of taps, as well as …