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98-year-old WWII Navy veteran laid to rest

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — A Rogue Valley veteran from our greatest generation was laid to rest Friday afternoon. You may have gotten to know Geraldine “Ruth” Parks in early November, when the 98-year-old was featured in NBC5’s Honor Flight series. A memorial …

Part 1: The Southern Oregon Honor Flight

Medford, Ore. —  25 war veterans from all over Southern Oregon recently embarked on a whirlwind weekend to Washington, DC. The trip is made possible through Honor Flight of Oregon. The non-profit aims to make sure every World War II and Korean War veteran …

Update: missing endangered man found safe

Update (05/10/18 9:20 a.m.) – The Vancouver Police Department said Ernest Reynolds was found and is safe. They provided no further details about the circumstances surrounding the man’s disappearance or hit safe return. Original story: VANCOUVER, Wash. – Police in Washington State …

Lowering fuel emission standards

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC News) – For embattled EPA Administrator, Scott Pruitt, it appeared to be business as usual as he announced plans to roll back Obama-era greenhouse gas and fuel emissions standards. “What was done in 2011 and 2012 as we evaluate …