Umpqua Newswire (Page 7)

Umpqua Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Police log: Caller suspects neighbor plucked peacock's tail feathersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | The News-Review

    These logs are the highlights of initial emergency calls and reports to the Douglas County Dispatch Center. They do not represent all of the incidents or their final outcomes.

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  2. ODFW: leave young wildlife in the wildRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | The News-Review

    As newborn animals are starting to learn their way in the wild, Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife and Oregon State Police remind the public to give them space and leave them alone. Taking young animals out of the wild and keeping them in captivity without a permit is harmful to them and is also against state law .

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  3. Workshop to cover biochar compostRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | The News-Review

    The Umpqua Biochar Education Team and Kelpie Wilson of Wilson Biochar Associates will teach workshop participants how to make biochar compost and natural fertilizers from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 28 at Tierra Buena Worm Farm, 8530 North Bank Road, Roseburg. Attendees are encouraged to bring a sack lunch and items for the compost pile, including straw, grass clippings, sawdust, wood chips, food scraps, manure or biochar.

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  4. Forget Me Not: Dementia care homes to keep couples togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | The News-Review

    It was after being shooed away from a Medford treatment center, told that it was best to let her husband forget her and move on, to lose him to an institution, that Pam Speta began thinking about alternative ways to house those whose memories are slipping away. What she came up with was a new model for a care home she calls the Forget Me Not Family Care Home.

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  5. Umpqua Community College winds down turbulent school yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | The News-Review

    The Umpqua Community College Board of Trustees is winding down from its most turbulent school year in history with one meeting left before the summer break. On Wednesday, board members reviewed updates and wrapped up old business from the 2015-'16 school year.

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  6. A new kind of nurseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | The News-Review

    Almost everyone has been affected by a nurse in some way. Now, a new kind of nurse is assisting Umpqua Health Alliance's efforts to transform health care in Douglas County.

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  7. Concrete craftsmanshipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | The News-Review

    Greg Kovach and wife Robin Kovach pose for a photograph at the Tiki Lounge; a concrete creation built in the backyard of their home in Roseburg on Tuesday. Greg Kovach and wife Robin Kovach pose for a photograph at the Tiki Lounge; a concrete creation built in the backyard of their home in Roseburg on Tuesday.

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  8. Depression is more than the bluesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | The News-Review

    We often hear the clinical terms used by doctors and other professionals to identify the symptoms of depressiona but what exactly is depression? For someone who hasn't gone through it, the illness is only remotely understood - often confused with feelings, such as unhappiness or misery. Depression is more than just feeling sad or having the blues.

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  9. Roseburg's Alexandra Sandfort dividing time between golf, tennis this springRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | The News-Review

    Alexandra Sandfort hopes to be on two state-qualifying teams for Roseburg High School by the end of the week. On Monday, Sandfort helped the RHS girls golf team earn a Class 6A state berth at the Special District 3 Regional at Tokatee Golf Club.

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  10. Plan suggests changes to 7 county parksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | The News-Review

    The draft Parks Master Plan released last week continues the county's plan to divvy up the parks into three categories - 16 active, 40 passive and 13 unclassified. That latter category represents undeveloped parks that might be sold in the future to fund improvements to other parks.

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  11. Mother's Day without momRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | The News-Review

    Shannon Dietz and her father Eric Dietz pose for a photograph holding an image of Kim Dietz at Pyrenees Vineyard on Thursday. Shannon Dietz and her father Eric Dietz pose for a photograph holding an image of Kim Dietz at Pyrenees Vineyard on Thursday.

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  12. Roseburg woman gets VIP access to TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | The News-Review

    Thousands lined up at the Lane Events Center in Eugene on Friday for their chance to catch a glimpse of presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump, but one Roseburg resident was able to get her hands on front-row VIP tickets for the evening's event. "Everyone was all pumped up and people were standing around talking about what issues they wanted him to address, it was fabulous," said Molly Adkins, 25. Adkins and a few friends made the 70-minute drive north to witness the rally and be a part of the billionaire's run for president.

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  13. Hundreds of Vaux's swifts roost at the Clay Place chimneyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | The News-Review

    Diana Wales, middle, keeps track of migrating Vauxs' swift with Cassandra Harter and Matt Hunter in Stewart Park on Thursday. Thousands of Vaux's swifts swirl together in the air, silhouetted against the sunset.

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  14. Douglas County Male Prep Athlete of the Week: Jeremiah ScrogginsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | The News-Review

    PERFORMANCE: Shared medalist honors with an 18-hole score of 81, leading the Bulldogs to victory last week in a Special District 4 tournament at Umpqua Golf Resort. QUOTABLE: "I'm confident in the team.

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  15. Roseburg girls tennis team is honing its strokesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | The News-Review

    The Roseburg High School girls tennis team ended its Southwest Conference dual meet season on a positive note on Thursday, beating Sheldon 6-2 at the Hoffman courts in Stewart Park. Now the Indians can look ahead to the SWC district tournament, which they'll host next Thursday and Saturday at Umpqua Valley Tennis Center.

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  16. Meet the candidates for county commissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | The News-Review

    The choice before voters this primary season is down to five contenders. Don't be surprised that a few additional names appear on your ballot, though.

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  17. Architrave selects one of its own as CEORead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | The News-Review

    Architrave announced Monday that its vice president and chief financial officer, Brent Eichman, has been selected CEO. He replaces Mitch Hall, who resigned last week.

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  18. Making biochar for a nutrient-rich gardenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | The News-Review

    Gardeners wishing to work with rich, tillable soil can turn to biochar, or charcoal that's used to improve soil. The Umpqua Biochar Education Team hosted a biochar workshop last Thursday at the Elkton Community Education Center to promote the use of biochar as a soil amendment.

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  19. Oregon Dunes, a playland for off-road riders and hikersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2016 | The News-Review

    Hikers and riders of off-road vehicles visit the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area to enjoy the complexity of the terrain. With steep sandy slopes running through open and forested areas, the dunes near Winchester Bay offer something for all ages.

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  20. The flavors of Europe in the Umpqua Valley vineyardsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2016 | The News-Review

    The Umpqua Valley has been a destination for wine tourism for decades, with over 30 wineries and designated wine tour routes. Wine Enthusiast Magazine named Southern Oregon one of the "10 Best Wine Travel Destinations of 2016" and local wineries won 28 medals in the 2016 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition.

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