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Psilocybin cost under review

With the Nov. 8 election just around the corner, one ballot item is still under much deliberation. In response to the passing of measure 109, authorizing the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) to create a program to permit licensed service providers to administer psilocybin products, OHA advisory groups are in the[Read More…]

Springfielders recognized for devotion to history, preservation

SPRINGFIELD –  The Springfield Heritage Award ceremony – the first of its kind in the City – was hosted last week by Springfield Mayor Sean VanGordon. The awards, developed by the Springfield Historic Commission and the Springfield History Museum, recognize a broad array of stewardship activities that increase awareness, appreciation[Read More…]

Back in the classroom

Students, teachers welcome a ‘traditional’ first day in two years From the school bus to the parking lot to packing lunches at home – excitement filled the air last week. It was only natural, as it was the first day of school … in two years.  Two Rivers-Dos Rios Elementary[Read More…]

Addi’s Diner: Labor of Love

BOBBY STEVENS / THE CHRONICLEFarnsworth loves getting to watch the sun come up over Springfield in the mornings. It gives her the peace and quiet she needs before the diner fills up with guests. That’s her secret, she says. With Yankees hats tacked to the ceiling, license plates covering the walls,[Read More…]