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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 …

Many Sabbath services offered online

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — Church congregations aren’t able to worship in the same place due to the governor’s social distancing guidelines, but that isn’t stopping them from worshiping together. The Sabbath is on Sunday for some and Saturday for others. Jim Durham …

OHA confirms 69 new cases in the state

PORTLAND, Ore. — Oregon Health Authority confirms there are 69 new cases of coronavirus. This brings the state total to 548 cases, as of 8 am today. 11 new cases are in Jackson County and 1 new case is in Josephine County. …