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Oregon Schools Get “F” for Spending; OCHS Board to Meet Tonight at LCC; Gas Dips But Could Rise in Weeks to Come; Florence Mother Back in Jail

Oregon Schools Get “F” for Spending Oregon gets a failing grade for how much it spends on public schools, according to a new report. In its analysis, Education Week gave Oregon an “F” for spending, and gave the state’s overall education financing only slightly better marks with a “C-minus.” Underfunding […]

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Governor’s Marketplace; New Hose For Fire Districts; EMAC Accomodates Staff; ODOT Law Change

Governor’s Marketplace The Florence Area Chamber of Commerce has announce a Governor’s Marketplace tomorrow at the Florence Event Center.  The Marketplace has partnered with Business Oregon, the Department of Administrative Services and the Secretary of State to assist small businesses in connecting with resources, tools and networking opportunities.  City Manager […]

Revision Bids Rejected; Chamber Inducts New Board; Distracted Penalties Increase; Lighthouse to Close Temporarily

Revision Bids Rejected The bids are in from the Oregon Department of Transportation on the Revision Florence Project.  The City of Florence along with ODOT have been reviewing the bids..Unfortunately, according to City Project Manager, Megan Messmer, they only received two bids and they were well over the budgeted amount […]