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Oregon schools may now fingerprint volunteers

Medford, Ore.– The Oregon Department of Education is implementing new legislation that gives school districts the option to fingerprint school volunteers. The House passed a bill last year that allows schools to electronically fingerprint incoming volunteers who would have direct, unsupervised contact …

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 …

Rogue Valley kids take advantage of snow day

East Medford, Ore. — The snow in Medford closed schools and opened up plenty of opportunities to play. Medford Public Works ended up closing part of East McAndrews Road, between Hillcrest Road and Tamarack Drive. That hill got a lot of sledders …