Family Matters

KATU Television, knows that Family Matters. That’s why we are teaming up with Providence Health & Services to provide solutions to the challenges families face. From health and education to safety and well-being, Family Matters will tackle the issues that matter to us most.

Watch for Family Matters on KATU Television and, including television specials, AM Northwest segments, Public Service Announcements, community event coverage and more!

Commit 2 Be Fit

Family Matters Matt's Mount Hood mission Matt's Mount Hood mission (Video)
Weeks of training is put to the ultimate test. On one of the most dangerous adventures of his life, and fitted with GoPro cameras, KATU’s Matt Johnson takes you along on his mission to summit Mount Hood.
Family Matters Training to take on Mount Hood Training to take on Mount Hood (Video)
About 10,000 people every year attempt to climb Oregon’s tallest mountain. In most cases climbers don't make it to the top. So how do you prepare to take on 11,249 feet? In KATU’s Matt Johnson’s case, it started in the gym.
Family Matters Water aerobics for pregnant women Water aerobics for pregnant women (Video)
Having a baby comes with both physical and mental stress. But there are ways for pregnant women to ease both types while still committing to be fit. One of them is water aerobics.

Family Matters

Family Matters Making Strides Walk/Run Making Strides Walk/Run
Saturday, October 10th at 10am at the Fields Park in the Pearl. Why do you walk? Your reason for participating in the American Cancer Society Making Strides walk is as unique and special as the story that motivates you. By joining our family of volunteers, you're helping the American Cancer Society continue to do the most for people facing breast cancer today to end the disease tomorrow.
Family Matters Play Smart for Kids' Heart Health Play Smart for Kids' Heart Health
Most kids have healthy hearts, but some have hidden heart defects that potentially can put them at risk, especially during physical activities. Find out how free heart screenings can help kids Play Smart this summer.
Family Matters Be Sun-Safe this Summer Be Sun-Safe this Summer
Oregon ranks fifth in the nation for melanoma cases. Enjoy the sun, but follow these tips for being sun-safe.

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