CURRY COUNTY, Ore. – Five students, two teachers, and three law enforcement officers are safe after a near drowning incident near Huntley Park last week. It happened while students and teachers from California’s Surprise Valley School were on a seventh ...

MEDFORD, Ore. – The Medford School District is rolling out what they are calling a comprehensive proposal, which includes cutting 32 positions, to address a $15 million shortfall. Under the proposed budget, the district is suggesting a $7.5 million budget ...

WHITE CITY, Ore. — A White City community pool is making sure kids stay safe in the water this coming summer. According to the CDC, drowning is the leading cause of death among children ages one to four, and kills ...

TALENT, Ore. — Talent Middle School wrapped up a recent fundraising event with a special reward – seeing their teachers attacked with pie! Last week, staff members collected spare change from their students for the nonprofit Sparrow Clubs USA. The ...

MEDFORD, Ore.- Teachers in Medford, Phoenix and Talent are in negotiations with their respective school districts over contracts. The Medford Education Association (MEA) began negotiations with the school district in April and have not reached an agreement yet. According to ...

Author: Christine Pitawanich (KGW) PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW) — Teachers in Oregon are struggling as they try their best to meet students’ needs while juggling COVID-19 safety and crippling staffing shortages. In the Portland Public School District (PPS), things appeared to come ...

Author: Christine Pitawanich (KGW) PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW) — We’ve heard from many teachers throughout the pandemic. For the majority of them, teaching in the pandemic has been more trying than any other time in their careers. Now with schools closing due ...

Author: Christine Pitawanich PORTLAND, Ore. — This year more than ever, school districts across Oregon, Washington and the rest of the country are struggling to fill positions. It’s a problem across the board, from teaching positions to office staff. Frustration ...

MEDFORD, Ore.- With less than a month until Governor Kate Brown’s vaccination mandate deadline, some school staff may be seeking exemptions.  But even if it is approved, they may still be required to take certain protective steps. We’ve told you ...

MEDFORD, Ore. — The new school year starts a week from today in the Rogue Valley’s largest school district. Teachers in Medford are now back on-campus getting ready for students. The school district says 600-700 teachers are preparing themselves, and ...

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