The Cardinal Times

Despite bond passage, staff cuts loom

Libby DePriest

June 8, 2017

On May 16, Portland voters took to the booth to determine the fate of Portland Public School’s $790 million dollar bond to repair its schools. And with 66 percent of the vote, the bond passed, ensuring the rebuilding of Li...

Why was the bond needed? A custodian weighs in on building.

Piercen Rychlik

June 8, 2017

Lincoln High School custodian Randy Black sums things up succinctly. “Every valve leaks in this school,” says Black, talking about the core issues with the current Lincoln building, which has withstood about 66 years of us...