JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — Supporters of the Junction City School District’s bond measure kicked off their campaign Monday. The $32.4 million bond will fund the replacement of the elementary school, update heating-ventilating systems in all the schools, upgrade communication and security infrastructure throughout the district, and replace the grandstands and lights at Junction City High … Continue reading »
JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — The Soroptimist International group of Junction City is doing what it can to help out its schools in need. The group is made up of women. It focuses on work with women and children. Last year members started a lunch program called Bunches of Lunches, to provide food to children at … Continue reading »
JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — $32.4 million is what the Junction City School District says it will need to provide its students with the best educational environment they can. Bond measure supporters say it has been decades since these schools were given the attention they need. And they hope the community will band together, as it … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore.– For the September 6 edition of the Friday Night Blitz on KEZI 9 News, Stephen Nelson and Jake Zivin bring you highlights from 14 games from around Oregon. Our Game of the Week featured a showdown between No. 2 Sheldon and No. 3 Central Catholic.
JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — The road leading to the new Oregon State mental hospital and prison now has a name to memorialize a Junction City woman killed in a car crash. Family, friends and community leaders gathered for the sign dedication Thursday evening.
JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — Wednesday marks a major milestone for the mental hospital being built in Junction City. Construction crews are erecting the largest wall of the hospital, with Representative Val Hoyle and city leaders on site to witness it. They’ll also be watching just how much of an economic impact the construction will have … Continue reading »
JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — The Aerobeez Monster Fest kicks off at the airport this weekend. Planes will be taking off and landing, but there won’t be pilots up in the planes. Instead, they’ll be controlling from the ground. This weekend, 60 pilots from Iowa, California, Washington and Oregon will showcase their radio control planes. The … Continue reading »
JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — Even though it won’t be open for another two years, the Oregon State Hospital in Junction City started its recruitment process. The hospital held a job fair Thursday, starting the staffing process for the 174 bed psychiatric facility. The massive building’s scheduled to open in 2015. Once fully staffed, it will … Continue reading »
JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — Oregon State Hospital will hire hundreds of workers for the new Junction City Mental Hospital. A job fair will be held at the Junction City High School Thursday. The hospital will try to fill 170 open positions. It’s mainly recruiting direct care positions like psychiatrists, nurses, security staff and housekeeping. The … Continue reading »