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The Oregon school board last Wednesday accepted the resignation of Loren Dirr, Clay High School principal.
Dirr, who spent 34 years in the district, is retiring. His resignation becomes effective Aug. 1.
Northwood made good use of 50-60 trees donated by Menards by dropping them onto the frozen pond in Ranger Park two weeks ago.
The city, which opened the park last year, stocked a pond in the park with bass, perch, blue gill, and croppie to make it a popular fishing hole for the community.
Amy Heuring isn't the second coming of Steven Spielberg, but she has plenty of experience in the director's chair.
The Clay High School teacher, who last year retired as a drama teacher after 23 years, has directed such plays as "A Midsummer Night's Dream," "Anything Goes," Agnes of God," and "Thoroughly Modern Millie."
Oregon will consider amending its municipal code on planning and zoning to adequately provide notice to the public on applications for zoning actions involving a change in property use and to clarify the manner of providing the notice.
Changes to the notice were recommended by the Oregon Planning Commission during its review of the 2025 Master Plan, including a recommendation to post notice on properties requesting a zoning change, Oregon Administrator Ken Filipiak said at a committee of the whole meeting last Monday.
Oregon council on Monday will consider approving a two year contract with the Independent Umpires Association to officiate athletic events scheduled by the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department.
Oregon has been with the Independent Umpires Association for five years, Administrator Ken Filipiak said at a committee of the whole meeting last Monday.