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Updated Jun 30, 2015 at 5:38 PM

A last-minute anonymous loan gave a proposed charter middle school the cash it needed to be able to open by fall.The Valley School of Southern Oregon needed at least $100,000 in its bank account by Wednesday before the Medford School Board would give its approval.The board sent the proof of deposits to Chief Financial Officer Brad Earl Tuesday morning and that afternoon received Medford's letter of approval as required by state law."Medford seems really happy," said...

Updated Jun 27, 2015 at 11:21 AM

A proposed charter school for middle-schoolers hit a roadblock this week when board members were informed by the Medford School District that it must have its required $100,000 funding in its bank account by July 1 and could not count toward that...

Updated Jun 26, 2015 at 12:02 PM

With just days to go until a June 30 deadline set by the Medford School Board, supporters of the Valley School of Southern Oregon, a proposed Montessori-style charter school for middle-schoolers, say they will meet a $100,000 fundraising...

Updated Jun 28, 2015 at 11:51 PM

Phoenix High School graduate Tess Lewis is the winner of a congressional art contest and will have a portrait she created displayed in Washington, D.C.

Posted Jun 22, 2015 at 11:01 PM

As the Ashland School District considered adding a school day to its 2015-16 calendar, School Board Chairman Jim Westrick thought it would be a good idea to go back through district's records and try to find the last time Ashland took such a...

Posted Jun 21, 2015 at 11:01 PM

It’s June, and most high school students are passing their days relaxing, playing with friends, or working summer jobs.Not so for the four Southern Oregon students chosen to represent the region in the USA World Schools Speech and...

Updated Jun 15, 2015 at 5:08 PM

Fifty-seven new nurses came into the world Friday, graduates of Oregon Health & Science University School of Nursing's Ashland campus. And while they might be excited about graduating, they had another equally exciting prospect: 95 percent of...

Updated Jun 15, 2015 at 3:52 PM

Local reportThe Ashland School District board has voted to add one more school day to the next school year.It's the first time in more than 20 years instructional days have increased for all Ashland K-12...

Updated Jun 11, 2015 at 11:07 AM

Two school principals have been promoted to top-level posts in Superintendent Brian Shumate's restructured administrative cabinet at the Medford School District, as the district continues to reorganize and shuffle administrators at the end of...

Updated Jun 10, 2015 at 11:10 AM

The Associated PressBEND — Oregon State University-Cascades has gotten state board approval to move forward with plans to construct a 10-acre campus on the west side of Bend.The Bend Bulletin reports the Land...

Posted Jun 7, 2015 at 11:01 PM

The new executive director of the Siskiyou Field Institute in Selma has a doctorate in biological anthropology from Yale and studied endangered primates in the field in Africa and Indonesia. But Hogan Sherrow got his start in Rogue River, where...

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