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  1. A decade after tribal takeover of Coos Head, contaminant cleanup nearly finishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 |

    Ten years after The Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Indians regained the 43 acres located near Charleston known as Coos Head, the area has reached a point where it is 80 percent cleaned up from the various contaminants left behind. That milestone has tribal administrators beginning to turn their focus to what kind of facilities the almost entirely remediated area will feature.


  2. 10 best places for beautiful hiking on Oregon coast, south to northRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 |

    The beauty of the Oregon coast and its beaches is palpable and omnipresent, and virtually everyone who visits takes notice. "I beheld the grandest and most pleasing prospects which my eyes ever surveyed," wrote Capt.


  3. Community Helpers donations as of February 15, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 |

    Umpqua Bank Charitable Foundation awarded nearly $300,000 in 74 community grants, including $5,000 each to Kids Club of Harney County, NeighborWorks Umpqua and Food for Lane County . Northwest Down Syndrome Association/All Born received a three-year $183,000 grant from Kaiser Permanente Community Fund at Northwest Health Foundation to support families of young children with developmental disabilities.


  4. Seven Feathers Casino lays off 93 in southern Oregon, citing recession and potential competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 |

    A massive bronze eagle decorates the entry to Seven Feathers Hotel and Casino Resort in Canyonville. The casino, owned by the Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Indians, laid off 93 employees Monday.


  5. Umpqua earnings fall as company ends 2014 nearly double in sizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 |

    The Portland-based parent company of Umpqua Bank said Wednesday that its fourth-quarter earnings fell as revenues from mortgage banking took a hit. Umpqua Holdings Corp. executives reported net earnings of $52.4 million, or 24 cents per diluted share, during the final three months of the year.


  6. Oregon coast beckons in January with weekend temperature forecast to hit 60 degressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 |

    Making footprints in the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area, at the Umpqua Dunes in Coos County during November. Offseason scenes from the Oregon coast.


  7. La Pine has good chance for snow in an Oregon state park; 10 more parks to visit in winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 |

    A Western gray squirrel entertains visitors at La Pine State Park in winter. The park is one of the highest elevation state parks in Oregon and thus has more chance to have snow for recreation than most other parks.


  8. Driver of fish tanker that crashed killing 11,000 salmon smolts cited for drunk, reckless drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | The Oregonian

    The driver of a fish tanker that crashed and spilled 11,000 salmon smolts on a Springfield highway last week was cited Tuesday for drunk and reckless driving, state police officials said. The driver of a fish delivery tanker that crashed last week, killing 11,000 Chinook salmon smolts was cited Tuesday for drunk and reckless driving, state police officials said Thursday.


  9. The 1964 Christmas Flood: Survivors tell tales of fear, loss and recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | The Oregonian

    In December of 1964, Jim Thompson was a senior at Roseburg High School. As Christmas drew near, he recalls, a couple of things stood out.


  10. Man critically injured in officer-involved shooting on U.S. 101 near ReedsportRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 |

    A man was critically injured Tuesday morning following an officer-involved shooting on U.S. 101 near Reedsport, Oregon State Police said. A man was critically injured Tuesday morning in an officer-involved shooting on U.S. 101, about two miles south of Reedsport.


  11. Oregon, Washington state parks offer long list of First Day Hikes on Jan. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 |

    The Oregon Parks and Recreation Department has issued an invitation for state park visitors to start 2015 by participating in one of 31 guided hikes in state parks on New Year's Day. This is the fourth year that Oregon's park system has participated in First Day Hikes, a nationwide initiative sponsored by America's State Parks to encourage people to enjoy the outdoors and celebrate the New Year by getting out for a walk in a state park.


  12. Willamette National Forest discourages travel this weekend due to wet weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 |

    This weekend's storm could easily bring rocks this size down onto national forest roads. This was in the Umpqua National Forest in 2008.


  13. Land of Umpqua offers amateur photo contest featuring Roseburg, Douglas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 |

    The Roseburg District of the Bureau of Land Management and the Umpqua National Forest are hosting a photo contest as part of a multi-agency exhibit at the 19th Sportsmen's & Outdoor Recreation Show held Feb. 13-15 at the Douglas County Fairgrounds. Contestants may enter up to two photos for each season: spring, summer, fall, and winter.


  14. Umpqua Hot Springs to close in bad weather, leaving 2.5-mile ski/snowshoe to get thereRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 |

    Visitors planning to soak in the Umpqua Hot Springs on the Umpqua National Forest should plan to hike, snowshoe, or ski the last 2.5 miles during the winter, according to a news release issued by the forest. At any time during severe winter weather, the gate leading up to the hot springs, just past the junction of Forest Roads 34 and 3401, will be closed by Forest Service staff.


  15. The world's largest nutcracker comes to life in CanbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 |

    The world's largest nutcracker lay in pieces on Saturday morning in front of a machining shop in Barlow, near Canby. It's where he's sat for months while a pair of chainsaw-wielding artists carved his features from massive planks of Oregon timber.


  16. Umpqua Bank explores human nature through art, at 'Exhibit: Growth' in PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | The Oregonian

    Banks as a whole have lost a lot of ground in the court of public opinion - with thanks to the bigger institutions that fell out of favor during the Great Recession - but one local chain, at least, is doing something to ebb that negative tide. Eve Callahan, senior vice president for corporate communications at Oregon's own Umpqua Bank , said she's interested in opening the lines of communication between her bank and its customers.


  17. North Bend routs South Umpqua 42-13: 4A playoff football recapRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2014 |

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  18. Community Helpers donations as of November 2, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 |

    Nike Employee Grant Fund awarded $300,000 to 28 Oregon and southwest Washington nonprofits and schools, including Portland Fruit Tree Project , New Avenues for Youth and Camp Yakety Yak . Verizon Foundation awarded $91,000 in grants to 13 Portland domestic violence organizations, including Raphael House , Russian Oregon Social Services and SoValTi .


  19. David Sarasohn: Dennis Richardson's transportation fantasyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 |

    A headline on the Republican candidate for governor's campaign website declares, "Richardson Proposing East-West Freeway." It's a core of his economic development thinking, and in debates, Richardson has repeatedly and enthusiastically championed the idea, including a stop for the highway at Burns.


  20. Missing Douglas County hunter's body found on Squaw CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | The Oregonian

    The Douglas County Sheriff's Office says members of the county's mountain rescue unit found the body of 20-year-old Travis "TJ" Anderson of Myrtle Creek on Wednesday. It appeared he had fallen down a waterfall on Squaw Creek in the Rogue-Umpqua Divide country about 15 miles east of Tiller.


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