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SOU postpones 2020 commencement ceremonies

ASHLAND, Ore. – Southern Oregon University students anticipating their graduation ceremony will have to keep waiting. SOU President Linda Schott said due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the school will be postponing the spring 2020 commencement ceremonies. “We understand how disappointing this …

Donation drive at The Expo extended indefinitely

MEDFORD, Ore. – Local leaders are asking for household items and volunteers to help out vulnerable people in our community during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Jackson County Emergency Operation Center said organizations that help elderly people and the homeless are in need …

OSF lays off majority of staff

ASHLAND, Ore. *UPDATE* — Things will be quiet this summer in Ashland as the Oregon Shakespeare Festival puts its season on hold. The announcement was made Friday morning that along with the delay, hundreds of employees would be laid off. “It’s been …