Changes Coming to Special Needs Programs

MEDFORD, Ore. – Changes are coming in the next school year for students with special needs and their families. Several local school districts will now begin offering special education services on their own, and cutting back on services provided by the Southern Oregon Education Service District. SOESD staffs the STEPS program for students with developmental … Continue reading »

Man’s Walk For Blue Slide Completed

ASHLAND, Ore. — A local man completed his 50+-mile walk from Grants Pass to Ashland. 67-year-old Brady Adams began his journey in Grants Pass on Friday from the Riverside Elementary playground. His goal is to fundraise and bring awareness to the ‘Blue Slide Project’, a program inspired by a 4-year-old boy who is handicapped and … Continue reading »

Local Man Walking for “The Blue Slide Project”

By Danielle Craig GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A Southern Oregon man is preparing to walk the Rogue Valley, all the way from Grants Pass to Ashland, and Brady Adams is doing it with Parkinson’s disease. For four-year-olds, superheroes are everything, but Issac Pinon has a different kind of hero. “As soon as they met each … Continue reading »