Umpqua Newswire (Page 10)

Umpqua Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Swiftwater Park sale to BLM completeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | The News-Review

    The 211-acre park was previously owned by Douglas County government. A year ago, the Douglas County Board of Commissioners approved the sale of the park to Western Rivers, a Portland-based conservation organization that pledged to sell the park to BLM.

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  2. Roseburg Horseshoe Club looking for new membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | The News-Review

    The club meets at 5 p.m. every Thursday and practices at the horseshoe pits next to the Umpqua Valley Tennis Center in Stewart Park. Anyone - regardless of their skill level - can show up and participate, member Gary Lewis said.

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  3. Community CampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | The News-Review

    STEAM Camps are offered for youth entering grades 2-5 and 6-12. Camps include traditional fun and diverse programming with engaging STEAM activities.

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  4. Vote Joelle McGrorty for UCC Board Zone 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | The News-Review

    As a longtime rancher and member of the Umpqua Community College Budget Committee for a quarter of a century, I ask you to join me in voting for Joelle McGrorty for UCC Board Zone 6. I was honored to serve on UCC's Budget Committee until 2011. Certainly, over time, the college had challenges, but I can proudly say that we worked hard to initiate new programs for real job needs here in Douglas County while building up a very healthy budget reserve.

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  5. 170426-nrr-brf-odot_mergedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | The News-Review

    The southbound Interstate 5 ramps at Exit 120 will be closed for one week starting as early as 7 p.m. Sunday, April 30, due to construction. A detour will be in place.

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  6. Dead or alive? Bills we've watched so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | The News-Review

    Last week, the state legislature reached a deadline for moving bills forward. Those that hadn't received a committee vote by April 18 can be pronounced dead, at least for this session.

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  7. U.V. Report: Ashli Payne; Sadie Birch; Roseburg to Coos Bay Relay; Indian Huddle luncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | The News-Review

    Senior forward Ashli Payne, a former Umpqua Community College standout, recently concluded her two-year women's basketball career at Eastern Washington University. The 6-footer finished third on the team in scoring and first in rebounding .

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  8. Startup Weekend starts FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | The News-Review

    The Startup Weekend 2015 winning team, from left, Jonathan Stokes, Brandon Cordell, Ken Queensen, David Reeck, and Greta and John Blackwood. The Startup Weekend 2015 winning team, from left, Jonathan Stokes, Brandon Cordell, Ken Queensen, David Reeck, and Greta and John Blackwood.

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  9. Guest Column: Expressing reasons against the Crater Lake Wilderness ProposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | The News-Review

    That is what Umpqua Watersheds, Oregon Wild, Cascadia Wildlands and other preservation groups would like for you in the future if their Crater Lake Wilderness Proposal were to succeed. They would have you believe that people will flock to the Umpqua valleys to bask in the wonders of their wilderness.

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  10. Umpqua Valley Quilters' guild's annual show opens FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | The News-Review

    The three-day show opens Friday at the Douglas County Fairgrounds. It will include a salute to women veterans and a visit from well-known Portland quilter Violet Craft.

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  11. Robison to represent tribes on Watershed Enhancement BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | The News-Review

    Jason Robison, natural resources director for the Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe of Indians, will be the tribal representative on the Oregon Water Enhancement board . OWEB is a state agency that provides grants for taking care of local streams, rivers, wetlands and natural areas.

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  12. Umpqua Community College provost looks forward to advancing in her new positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | The News-Review

    Kacy Crabtree, with a lifetime of diverse educational experiences, will fill the newly created position of provost at Umpqua Community College starting in July. She hopes to enrich the Douglas County academic environment with those experiences.

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  13. Sheriff hopes to keep images from death investigations out of public handsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2017 | The News-Review

    In this file photo from Oct. 2, 2015, Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin, right, addresses the media at a news conference at the Roseburg Public Safety Building in Roseburg. In this file photo from Oct. 2, 2015, Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin, right, addresses the media at a news conference at the Roseburg Public Safety Building in Roseburg.

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  14. Rainy spring delays farm production in Douglas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2017 | The News-Review

    Big Lick Farms co-owner Suzie Porter unloads freshly picked produce from a trailer at the Winston farm on Friday. The produce was picked in preparation for sale at the Umpqua Valley Farmers Market on Saturday.

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  15. Sue Shaffer will be remembered for her contributions to the communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | The News-Review

    Sue Shaffer had a dream. And she was one of those rare and valuable people who had the gumption to take her dream and make it a reality.

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  16. Thank you from Tree School UmpquaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | The News-Review

    On Friday, March 31, the Oregon State University Extension Service offered Tree School Umpqua at Phoenix Charter School in Roseburg. This one-day mini-college invited family forestland owners, foresters, loggers, arborists and the general public to learn about a wide variety of topics related to forestry and natural resources.

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  17. Umpqua FFA district chapters compete in Elkton on April 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | The News-Review

    Six Umpqua FFA district chapters headed to Elkton to compete in both Floriculture and Dairy Foods Career Development Events on April 7. Elkton won the advanced Floriculture CDE, with Sutherlin FFA taking first place in beginning Floriculture and both Dairy Foods divisions. In the Floriculture competition, members were asked to complete a list of tasks including identifying different plants and making floral arrangements.

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  18. Reactions to passing of Sue ShafferRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | The News-Review

    In this photo from November 2009, Sue Shaffer displays jerky-filled stockings to be shipped to each active duty soldier from Oregon who is away from home during the holidays. In this photo from November 2009, Sue Shaffer displays jerky-filled stockings to be shipped to each active duty soldier from Oregon who is away from home during the holidays.

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  19. Fire crews put out structure fire on Hubbard Creek RoadRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2017 | The News-Review

    At approximately 1 p.m., crews were dispatched to a structure in the 2300 block of Hubbard Creek Road, Umpqua, after a neighbor reported seeing a large column of black smoke coming from the area. When crews arrived at the site, the owner met firefighters in the driveway and reported no one lived in the building, which was primarily used for canning, sewing, storage and food drying.

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  20. Douglas County Spelling Bee celebrates 40th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | The News-Review

    Homeschooled Thaddeus LaLande, right, won the 39th annual Douglas County Spelling Bee at Wildlife Safari in Winston last year. LaLande will compete again this year to vie for the spelling bee trophy during its 40th anniversary.

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