Education

All of Oregon’s public universities will require COVID vaccine

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — All of Oregon’s publicly funded universities will now require the COVID-19 vaccination for returning students, as well as faculty and staff. Oregon Public Broadcasting reported Friday that the final two universities to announce the decision were the Oregon…

E. Washington elementary school switches to remote learning

WAITSBURG, Wash. (AP) — An elementary school in eastern Washington is switching to remote learning after an outbreak of COVID-19. Officials at Waitsburg Elementary School announced the change Friday after seven students and two employees tested positive. “This closure comes…

SPS decides on names for new middle schools

SPOKANE, Wash. -- After months of going through names and consideration, Spokane Public Schools has selected the names for three of the new middle schools being built in Spokane. For Northeast Middle…