School board decided against banning book
Statesman Journal (Salem)
The last mission by Harry Mazer, The view from the cherry tree by Willo Davis Roberts
Lindi Gilmore,Tom Woodruff, Charlene Woodruff
Parents in the Salem Keizer elementary school district asked that "The Last Mission" and "The View from the Cherry Tree" be removed from the elementary school libraries. Foul and offensive language were the reasons for the challenges. The review committee voted unanimously to recommend keeping the books on the shelf.