seismic

Medford schools to become earthquake resilient

 MEDFORD, Ore. — With the recent earthquakes along the West Coast and concerns about the Cascadia Subduction Zone, preparedness is a focus of many organizations in the Rogue Valley. In an effort to be more prepared for a disaster, local schools like …

Medford area schools to undergo seismic upgrades

Ruch, Ore. — Construction crews started work this afternoon on a project that will make Ruch  Community School more earthquake safe. It’s the first of several projects the Medford School District will tackle thanks to a $6-million dollar state grant. “Imagine a …