Salem City schools open their doors today — among the last in the region to do so. They have opened before Labor Day at times in the past but won’t consider it now unless Richmond gives them full control to decide. School officials say they do not want to swing the start back and forth from one year to the next unless and until the opening days are fully in their control. WFIR’s Evan Jones has the story.

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