Significant Changes for Head Start

MEDFORD, Ore. — It’s an empty feeling for Southern Oregon Head Start. “We’ll be serving 79 fewer children in Early Head Start and Head Start combined,” Nancy Nordyke commented with Southern Oregon Head Start. The budget cuts from the sequester means significant changes for the preschool program, fewer children in need will be in the … Continue reading »

Boat Landings Open Early at Hyatt Lake

ASHLAND, Ore. – The Hyatt Lake boat landing is now open. The popular fishing spot, which normally opens mid-April to align with the start of the fishing season, was supposed to remain closed an extra month due to sequestration cuts. Thanks to funding from Jackson County and the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, fishing … Continue reading »