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Water safety fair aims to keep kids safe

MEDFORD, Ore. — As summer begins, a water safety fair was held on Saturday to make sure kids in the community are safe in the water. Hosted by the Rogue Valley Family YMCA, families participated in activities involving safe boating practices, water …

YMCA Mini-Triathlon provides fun and fitness

MEDFORD, Ore.– The Rogue Valley Family YMCA held it’s 14th annual Mini-Triathlon early Saturday morning to kick start the weekend. With dozens of adults and children participating in a variety of heats, YMCA officials say the event is a great way for …

Medford YMCA pool closed through Labor Day

Medford, Ore. — A flood at the Medford YMCA will keep the pool closed through the summer, canceling all pool activities through Labor Day. Last Monday, NBC5 News reported that water found in the facility’s electrical room caused the maintenance crew at …

Police search for missing Rogue River swimmer

Josephine County, Ore. – Search and rescue crews are searching for an 18-year-old who reportedly went missing while he was swimming in the Rogue River. The Josephine County Sheriff’s Office says that Grants Pass resident Michael Kirman was reported missing from the …