BAKER - School officials said a problem with Baker High School's plumbing system is forcing them to close Friday.
Superintendent Ulysses Joseph said the school experienced a gas leak which was not dangerous, but they could not get it fixed in time for Friday classes.
The superintendent said... more »
BAKER - It's a big day for the City of Baker, which celebrates its 125th birthday today.
The birthday celebration kicks off at Baker City Hall at 5:00 p.m.
A performance by the Baker High School band will launch the party. more »
BAKER - The Baker School Board voted to use reserve cash for extensive repairs to Baker High School. Over $4 million will be funneled into the school for renovations.
The money will be used to repair the football stadium, replace old windows, and do work on the roof of... more »
BAKER - The Baker School Board has decided to proceed with renovations at Baker High School. The board received an assessment conducted by engineering consulting firm Volkert Inc. in January recommending more than $4 million in repairs and upgrades to Baker High School. The school built 62 years ago has... more »
BAKER - Some tough decisions need to made about the safety of Baker High School.
The building is falling apart and parents are worried about their kids.
"The condition of the school needs to be repaired," said Estelle Jarvis.
About 500 students attend the 63- year-old school.... more »
An 18-year-old student was arrested for threatening to punch the vice principal at Baker High School.
Investigators say Brandon Scott became irate when he was given 10 days suspension for getting in a fight with a classmate.
According to police, Scott lunged towards the administrator with a clenched... more »