Win a Chance to Meet Betty White

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — Two people in the Rogue Valley will have the chance to hang out with Hollywood actress Betty White. This opportunity is through Dogs for the Deaf. Organizers say when Betty was a guest of honor at the organization’s 35th anniversary in L.A., she came up with an idea to help the … Continue reading »

Grower’s Market Raises ADA Questions

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. – On Saturday, NewsWatch 12 brought you coverage of an incident recorded at the Grants Pass Growers Market involving market officials and a woman with her ADA service dog. The Americans With Disabilities Act allows for those with disabilities to use assistance dogs in their daily life. Guide dogs, hearing dogs and … Continue reading »

Dogs for the Deaf Seeks Donations

SAMS VALLEY, Ore. — A non-profit organization is asking for the public’s assistance to help a dog that could benefit people in need. Dogs for the Deaf, which rescues and trains animals to help people with disabilities, is requesting $658 to pay for a surgery for a newly rescued dog named Jazzie. The animal was … Continue reading »

Rolls-Royce Tourists Stop By

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — Visitors from around the country, from as far away as Hawaii and Florida are in Southern Oregon taking in the sites. While you might expect the tourist destinations to include the Oregon Shakespeare Festival and wineries, on Monday the group of 50 tourists spent time at Dogs for the Deaf. They … Continue reading »