Thursday afternoon the Jackson County Sheriff's Department reported that Shawn May was located in Sweet Home, Oregon. Further details are not available, though authorities say Shawn is in good condition and has no medical needs.
May was reported missing last weekend by his girlfriend. He told her in a phone call that he planned to return home from eastern Jackson County via back roads.Read More »
The state Department of Education has given Oregon public schools their report cards, and some show marked improvement.
The Oregonian (http://bit.ly/Zu8vXT) reports 28 schools rose from the ranks of worst performers, and 49 more were ranked as top performers.Read More »
The Oregon Employment Department says Oregon businesses reported 49,600 vacancies this summer. That's 6,700 more vacancies than last summer and the most found by any Oregon Job Vacancy Survey, which began in the spring of 2008. The growing number of vacancies reflects the busy summer hiring season and long-term improvement in the job market.Read More »