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Medford schools could benefit from new levy

Medford, Ore. — Your vote could help fund the future of Medford high school students. Medford School District wants to expand its programs to help students kick start their careers. Now, it’s up to voters to decide if they’ll help pay for it. The …

RCC nursing program moving to White City

Grants Pass, Ore.- Pat Higby went to Rogue Community College in Grants Pass back in 1972 and understands how important the nursing program is to the community. “We need all the medical people here we can get,” Higby said. She says not …

GPSD7 could put a bond on May ballot

Grants Pass, Ore. — Grants Pass School District 7 is trying to decide when to ask voters for money. It’s considering putting a bond on either the May or November ballot. The money would be used to build two new middle schools. The …

School bond passes in Rogue River

Rogue River, Ore., — Measure 15-169 was for voters in Rogue River. It asked for a bond for schools to cover energy and safety upgrades, asbestos removal and making buildings ADA compliant. The district tried to pass a similar bond in November. …

Medford considering 2 new middle schools

Medford, Ore. — The city of Medford predicts a 2.5% increase in elementary aged students in the coming years, and the school district is looking for ways to accommodate that growth. One idea is adding two middle schools to the district. There …

RCC bond levy projects underway

Grants Pass, Ore., — Rogue Community College’s 20 million dollar bond levy gets the thumbs up from Jackson County voters, while voters in Josephine County rejected it the measure. But despite that, everyone in the RCC district will have to pay taxes. …