Dane County Executive Joe Parisi strongly encouraged schools to continue following county public health recommendations after the Wisconsin Supreme Court temporarily blocked part of a county health order.

While the switch to virtual education has been a main focus at the Oregon School District this year, several administrative changes have resulted in familiar faces in new roles.

Oregon School District officials are anxious to get more students back into classrooms, but with a recent spike in COVID-19 cases, they remain waiting for guidance from Dane County public health officials.

Some Forest Edge Elementary School students arrived for their first day of in-person learning Monday, Sept. 14, at their new building.

Born and raised in Madison, Leslie Bergstrom hasn’t had to travel far to live out her dreams as an educator.

School will be back in session this week, and to help area families in need, the Oregon High School FFA is sponsoring a “Back to School” food drive for the Oregon Area Food Pantry.

Oregon School District staff spent the week before the start of school handing out materials to students at their respective schools. Materials were picked up through a drive-thru system, similar to the other ways the district has provided items for students since COVID-19 started.