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GPSD7 unveils return to in-person learning

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – Grants Pass District 7 is slated to reopen with a hybrid model on February 1st for kindergarten to 5th grade. Parents who wish to continue with online learning can enroll their child into GP Online. Sixth graders to …

Medford cuts fees for building projects

MEDFORD, Ore —The City of Medford is offering an incentive, to build additional dwelling units on your property. The city approved a reduction of city systems developments charges, for construction of accessory dwelling units. Additional dwelling units are considered to be an …

Siskiyou County Jail vaccinates inmates

SISKIYOU COUNTY, Calif. The Siskiyou County Jail offered its first dose of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine to its inmates. Sheriff Jeremiah LaRue, says about a third of the inmates accepted the offer. The jail nursing staff vaccinated inmates last week. Sheriff LaRue …

Grants Pass to open temporary homeless shelter

GRANTS PASS, Ore —The Grants Pass City Council approved a new plan to assist the homeless population. The site plan allows Rogue Retreat to operate a temporary homeless shelter, in the former United Community Action Network building. The shelter will be modeled …

Josephine Co. plans vaccination clinic

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Josephine County Public Health is planning several COVID-19 vaccination clinics. On both Sunday and Monday, people in phase 1-A and educators can go to the Josephine County Fairgrounds in Grants Pass to get vaccinated. From 10 A.M. to …

3 killed in Highway 140 crash

KLAMATH COUNTY, Ore. – Three people died in a head-on crash in Klamath County. Oregon State Police said at about 8:00 on the morning of January 21, 36-year-old KC Brock of Central Point was driving a Hyundai Santa Fe eastbound on Highway …

Medford School District releases reopening plan

MEDFORD, Ore. – The Medford School District announced its back-to-school plan for students. Here’s the breakdown: kindergartners and 1st-grade students will return four days a week starting February 22nd. 2nd and 3rd graders for four days as well, starting February 25th. Wednesdays …