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School Closures and Delays: Tuesday, April 12, 2022

Here is a list of school closures and delays due to inclement weather. Ione School District -- 3-Hour Delay Morrow County School District -- Heppner Schools: Closed All Day (Updated 8:00 a.m. from previous 3-Hour Delay) (Schools in Boardman and…

New WA law looks to keep children with family if both parents lose custody

Photo by Juliane Liebermann on UnsplashOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A new law could reshape the way child dependency cases are handled in Washington state, potentially leading to more children staying with family members without those relatives being required to adopt them. Under the current practice, the state forces relatives to adopt children when neither parent can take care of the…

School Closures and Delays: Monday, April 11, 2022

In a turn of unique weather events, Monday has brought snow, rain and wintery mix to the Columbia Basin. Here is a list of school closures and delays. Yakima-area School Districts: Mt Adams Sch. Dist.: Cancelled (Updated @7:47 a.m.) Paterson…