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Miss Rogue Valley Pageant is accepting applications for '13

The Miss Rogue Valley Pageant is now accepting applications for 2013. Applications are due March 2, and the pageant will be in early April.

The winner will go on to the Miss Oregon competition in June, and will receive an $8,000 scholarship to the Oregon Institute of Technology, as well as other scholarships and prizes.

Contact 541-973-7206 or email

Rogue Valley airport receives 2012 TSA Partnership Award

The Medford airport received a national award Wednesday from the Transportation Safety Administration commending it for its partnership with the organization.

Airport Director Bern Case said the 2012 TSA National Partnership Award was given to the airport for its work in identifying unsecured areas of the airport, then using technology and personnel to make them more secure.

Compiled from staff reports

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