Umpqua Newswire (Page 2)

Umpqua Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Umpqua, OR. (Page 2)

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  1. Salmon summit begins at Seven FeathersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 27 | The News-Review

    Ken Phippen of NOAA Fisheries gives a presentation during the West Coast Salmon Summit held at Seven Feathers Casino Resort Monday, Sept. 26, 2016.

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  2. DeFazio introduces Frank Moore sanctuary billRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 27 | The News-Review

    Rep. Peter DeFazio introduced legislation into the U.S. House of Representatives Friday to create a steelhead sanctuary in Douglas County, and name it after World War II veteran and legendary fly fisherman Frank Moore of Idleyld Park. The Frank Moore Wild Steelhead Sanctuary Act of 2016, H.R. 6129, would set aside 100,000 acres of land in the Steamboat Creek Watershed in the Umpqua National Forest for salmon preservation.

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  3. An early season for hazelnutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 25 | The News-Review

    This season, hazelnuts, also known as filberts, have been experiencing an early and fruitful harvest in the Umpqua Valley compared to previous seasons. Bill and Elin Miller, owners of UmpquaNut Farm in Umpqua, began harvesting their 40 acres last Tuesday and are finding this year's hazelnut production to be ahead of schedule and about 20 percent ahead of last year's yield.

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  4. Celebrating the 10th anniversary of poisoning Diamond LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 25 | The News-Review

    14, 2006, puddles on the shore of Diamond Lake are sprayed with rotenone as the lake is treated for tui chub. Docks and puddles were individually sprayed to make sure all tui chub were killed.

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  5. Umpqua beats Mt. Hood in fiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 24 | The News-Review

    The Umpqua Community College volleyball team earned its first Northwest Athletic Conference Southern Region win Saturday, defeating Mt. Hood of Gresham in five games.

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  6. Chamber Corner: South county chamber appreciative of its volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 24 | The News-Review

    I am writing this last week on the first day of Chamber of Commerce Week as we celebrate our Chamber of Commerce with others nationwide. Unlike many chambers who have paid staff, ours is strictly volunteer.

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  7. I-5 exits slated for safety improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 23 | The News-Review

    Two fatal collisions on the Highway 42 overpass this summer have shown just how deadly the Interstate 5 interchange could be. Still, the findings from this summer's tragedies were not incorporated into safety improvements drawn up by the Oregon Department of Transportation because the causes are still under investigation.

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  8. Salmon Summit to feature range of topics on salmon recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 23 | The News-Review

    Bringing together a variety of viewpoints regarding the conservation of the Pacific salmon, the third annual Salmon Summit is set to begin at 2 p.m. Monday at Seven Feathers Casino Resort in Canyonville. Speakers, panels, films and presentations are scheduled for the summit that will continue through next Thursday.

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  9. Grants Pass runners triumph in Umpqua InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | The News-Review

    Roseburg sophomores Hunter Agsten, right, and Elijah Hansen near the finish line during the boys' race Wednesday. Agsten finished third and Hansen fourth.

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  10. Umpqua Strong gets matching grant challenge for benefit runRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 21 | The News-Review

    More than 1,200 runners have signed up to run in a benefit race on Oct. 1 for the Umpqua Strong Fund, which benefits the survivors and the families of those who died in the attack at Umpqua Community College last October. The purpose of the event is to fund scholarships in the names of the victims and survivors of the tragedy.

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  11. Rally kicks off library campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 21 | The News-Review

    John Williams of Winchester and Kim Wilbur of Roseburg attend a kickoff for a campaign aimed at saving the county library system in Roseburg Tuesday. John Williams of Winchester and Kim Wilbur of Roseburg attend a kickoff for a campaign aimed at saving the county library system in Roseburg Tuesday.

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  12. Preventing violence in Douglas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 21 | The News-Review

    Lisa Platt, head of the Mercy Foundation, interviewed Marion Kotowski, the community violence prevention specialist at Mercy Medical Center and Andrea Zielinski, the community outreach coordinator for the Douglas County sheriff's office, to talk about the human trafficking issue in Douglas County and about gun safety for kids, on KQEN Radio's Talking Health Program. Marion: The UP2US Now Child Abuse Prevention Coalition is a community coalition made up of over 30 partners.

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  13. Umpqua Valley Report: Rodeo results; golf results; golfer gets ace; semi-pro footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | The News-Review

    Bill Peterson posted a score of 83 points to win the bull riding competition at the Seven Feathers Fall Classic Rodeo last weekend. Other adult event winners included Austin Foss in bareback riding , Kade McLean in saddle bronc , Bailey Cline in barrel racing , Wyatt McDaniels in tie-down roping , Jennifer Storts in breakaway roping , and Noel Lamas and Steve Vredenburg in team roping .

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  14. Crossing the Cycle Oregon finish lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | The News-Review

    After seven days of pedaling their way around Southern Oregon, about 2,000 cyclists with Cycle Oregon crossed the finish line at the South Umpqua School District grounds in Tri City on Saturday. "The weather was fantastic, the routes were great and the communities were great, so overall we're extremely happy with how everything turned out and we think the riders are too," Steve Schulz, deputy director of Cycle Oregon, said.

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  15. How to tell your life storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | The News-Review

    News-Review columnist and lifelong journalist Ada Duncan will teach simple and easy ways to get your life story down on paper and gather it into an inexpensive work you can be proud of. Her course will be offered this fall at the Umpqua Community College Workforce Training Center, 2555 N.E. Diamond Lake Blvd., Roseburg.

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  16. Sheriff's office 'hopeful' UCC shooting investigation will be completed by end of yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 18 | The News-Review

    Completion of the Umpqua Community College police investigation within one year of the Oct. 1, 2015, tragedy is unlikely, according to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office. "We're hopeful that everything will be wrapped up by the end of the year, but it's impossible to put a timeline on things," said Dwes Hutson, a spokesman for the sheriff's office.

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  17. Father and son's hunting tactics inspired by 1800s mountain menRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 18 | The News-Review

    Rick Tabor, the Booshway or captain of The Party of the Wallamet of the Northwest Brigade of the American Mountain Men, holds a replica bucket at Fort Umpqua in Elkton. Rick Tabor, the Booshway or captain of The Party of the Wallamet of the Northwest Brigade of the American Mountain Men, holds a replica bucket at Fort Umpqua in Elkton.

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    Sunday Sep 18 | The News-Review

    The Oregon Health Policy Board will be traveling the state in September and October conducting public "Listening Sessions" regarding how well the 16 Coordinated Care Organizations are doing throughout the state and what changes need to be made. The CCOs were formed in 2012 to provide care for Oregon Health Plan recipients.

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  19. Douglas County's deer, elk hunting prospects varyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 17 | The News-Review

    The Western Oregon hunting season for rifle hunters opens Oct. 1 and what those hunters find in Douglas County in terms of deer and elk will vary depending on location and elevation. Nick Leonetti, a wildlife biologist in the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife's office, said more miles were traveled earlier this year to cover more areas while conducting the annual survey of big game.

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  20. Umpqua Oats continues to expandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 17 | The News-Review

    The company now sells its oat, nut and berry products that come in usable cups in over 5,000 grocery stores nationwide and in Canada. Some sales are also made in the international market.

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