Oregon Schools Could Keep Indian Mascots

ROGUE RIVER, Ore. – Community members and supporters of Rogue River High school said they were happy it would be able to keep its “Chieftains” mascot and logos, after lawmakers passed a bill that would allow schools to keep Native American imagery by consulting with a local tribe. The bill is headed to Governor John … Continue reading »

Governor Rejects Bill for Tribal Mascots

ROGUE RIVER, Ore. — The governor says no, now Native American mascots have to go. At Rogue River High School, that’s going to mean a lot of areas scrubbed clean of its Chieftain mascot. “It goes from the totem pole at the football field to all the signage around the school, the gym floor, the … Continue reading »