OSU’s First Massive Open Online Course

CORVALLIS, Ore. — More than 3,000 students around the world are taking Oregon State University’s first Massive Open Online Course (MOOC). The Oregon Department of Education is funding the free eight-week class. “We have a study group in Romania, we have students in Vietnam; we have students in Spain,” said Dave King, the Associate Provost … Continue reading »

Police Search for Attempted Kidnapper

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The Springfield Police Department is still looking for a man who they say tried to kidnap a woman Saturday afternoon. Leslie Thomas says she was running along Pre’s Trail near the D Street boat landing when she was attacked. As she was running, she passed a man on a bike who knocked … Continue reading »