Umpqua Newswire (Page 9)

Umpqua Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Umpqua, OR. (Page 9)

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  1. Oregon boy charged in killings of foster mother, 2 othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    ... daughter, Payshience Adams. A Facebook page that belongs to an Amory Adams of Lookingglass indicates she studied at Umpqua Community College, the same school where a gunman shot 10 people dead and injured nine others in 2015. Robert Adams told ...

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  2. Appreciative of Director Paxton and his workRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | The News-Review

    We feel it is necessary to write you about our support of Doug Paxton as the director of our VA facilities here in Roseburg, and the management team he has assembled. As the president of the 208 members of the Umpqua Valley Chapter of the Vietnam Veterans of America, I have been involved with members who have been using the facility for many years and have firsthand knowledge of many of the challenges and changes that have occurred.

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  3. Basketball camp scheduled at UCC, OaklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | The News-Review

    The Attack and Counter Basketball Camp, presented by coach Don Kelbick of Drillz & Skills Basketball, will be held Thursday through Saturday. Thursday's session will run from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Umpqua Community College gym in Winchester.

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  4. Knight Cancer Institute holds focus group meeting in RoseburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | The News-Review

    The Oregon Health & Science University's Knight Cancer Institute and the Cancer Early Detection Advanced Research Center in Portland, are seeking Oregon residents over 18, to join their 60 to 90 minute focus group in Roseburg. They will hold the meeting with guided conversation from 6 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 15, at the Umpqua Business Center conference room at 522 S.E. Washington Ave., Roseburg.

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  5. College Men's Wrestling: Riverhawks go 2-2 at Lassen InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | The News-Review

    Umpqua Community College's men's wrestling team went 2-2 at the Lassen Invitational on Oct. 28 at Lassen Community College in Susanville, California. The Riverhawks defeated Lassen CC 27-12 and Simpson College 27-6, but fell 42-10 to Eastern Oregon University and 45-11 to Sacramento City College.

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  6. Remember Calf/CopelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... last spring. Our forest was really not that dried out when this thing began, and yet, in many areas throughout the Umpqua, the devastation is significant. From what I've been told by Forest Service folks and contract firefighters who worked on the ...

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  7. Douglas County Female Prep Athlete of the Week: Savannah SlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | The News-Review

    Senior Savannah Slay is among the runners competing for South Umpqua in the Far West League Championships on Thursday at Tugman State Park. Senior Savannah Slay is among the runners competing for South Umpqua in the Far West League Championships on Thursday at Tugman State Park.

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  8. Douglas County Prep Male Athlete of the Week: Connor YatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | The News-Review

    Connor Yates races away from the defense for an 84-yard touchdown run in South Umpqua's 46-13 Class 4A play-in game against Stayton on Oct. 27. Yates went over 1,000 yards rushing for the second straight season during the game. Connor Yates races away from the defense for an 84-yard touchdown run in South Umpqua's 46-13 Class 4A play-in game against Stayton on Oct. 27. Yates went over 1,000 yards rushing for the second straight season during the game.

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  9. Recreation fees waived for Veterans DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | The News-Review

    The U.S. Forest Service will waive fees at day-use recreation sites in Oregon and Washington Nov. 11 and 12 in honor of Veterans Day. In the Umpqua National Forest, day-use fees will be waived at trailhead parking areas for Umpqua Hot Springs, Howlock Mountain, Mt.

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  10. Umpqua Valley Arts Center holds reception for centennial anniversary exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | The News-Review

    Veteran Affairs Medical Center recreation therapist Cara Jenkins takes in the art on display as part of a new exhibit entitled Down Range at the Umpqua Valley Arts Association in Roseburg on Friday. Veteran Affairs Medical Center women veterans program manager Taher Christensen, left, and recreation therapist Cara Jenkins take in the art on display as part of a new exhibit entitled Down Range at the Umpqua Valley Arts Association in Roseburg on Friday.

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  11. Umpqua Valley is Oregon's home of Spanish winesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | Bend Bulletin

    ... than Abacela. More than two decades have passed since H. Earl Jones, now 77, and his wife, Hilda, bought 400 acres of Umpqua Valley hillsides and benchlands and began planting them with tempranillo. Producing wine from the medium-bodied red grapes, ...

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  12. College Volleyball: Former county players contributing at LBCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... place in the Southern Region standings. No. 2 Chemeketa (22-4, 10-1) leads the league. The Roadrunners will play at Umpqua (10-23, 2-9) Friday, starting at 6:30 p.m. LBCC visits Southwestern Oregon (7-20, 0-11) Saturday, beginning at 1 p.m. Tom ...

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  13. Reedsport library district organizers get go-ahead to collect signaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... which would raise $150,000 annually for the library district, Eberlein said. The district, to be named the Lower Umpqua Library District, would have the same geographical area as the Lower Umpqua Hospital District including the communities of ...

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  14. United Methodist Church of Wilbur celebrated Christmas in October BazaarRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... a permanent memorial scholarship endowment called the Menzie and Vioda Lee Memorial Scholarship worth $12,000 at the Umpqua Community College Foundation. Vera Westbrook is the education, nonprofits, and arts and entertainment reporter for The ...

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  15. Preserving native oak savannasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... oaks prefer. Studies show only 1 percent of oak habitats remain in the Willamette Valley and about one-third in the Umpqua Valley, but no estimate for the Rogue Valley, Stephens says. Encroaching conifers overshadow the oaks, while dense underbrush ...

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  16. College Cross Country: Jenna Anderson runs like it's her last race; Lane, Treasure Valley win titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2017 | The News-Review

    Umpqua's Jenna Anderson tries to catch her breath after finishing sixth in the NWAC Southern Region Championships Saturday morning at UCC. It was Anderson's final cross country race as she will try to get healthy after running with a nagging injury.

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  17. North Umpqua Foundation awards scholarships to four college studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2017 | The News-Review

    At its annual meeting last week, the North Umpqua Foundation announced that it was awarding four college students scholarships this year that range from $2,000 to $3,000 per student. The award-winning students are Cheyanne Rico and Bailey Daniels , Michelle Pepping and Leslie Jensen .

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  18. Students learn finer points of weldingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | The News-Review

    Umpqua Community College advanced welding and production students Jacob Jeffries, left, and Anthony Denman, right, watch as Performance Fab foreman Kody Nunn works on a project in Winchester on Thursday. Umpqua Community College advanced welding and production students watch as Performance Fab foreman Kody Nunn works on a project in Winchester on Thursday.

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  19. College Wrestling: UCC ready to grapple the seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | The News-Review

    The Umpqua Community College men's wrestling team's inaugural 2017-18 season kicks off Saturday as the Riverhawks travel to Susanville, California, to compete at Lassen Community College. In the first year of the program, the Riverhawks have 13 freshmen and three sophomores competing in the National Junior College Athletic Association Region 18. All 16 student athletes are from Oregon.

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  20. Scientists study steelhead genes in North Umpqua RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | The News-Review

    Tasha Thompson and Michael Miller sample juvenile steelhead in the Salmon River in California as part of their initial study. Wading into the cold North Umpqua River on a dark October night, scientists donning headlamps scooped up juvenile steelhead in dripping nets, clipped a tiny sample of their fin tissue and released them back into the flowing water.

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