Douglas County Newswire (Page 10)

Douglas County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Douglas County, OR. (Page 10)

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  1. UCC shooting investigation: Shooter describes himself as dejected, while witnesses paint scene of horrorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    ... of. He wrote that his "success in Hell is assured." He wrote that when he died, he'd become a demon. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office released the document for the first time Friday as part of the agency's investigation into the Oct. 1, 2015 ...

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  2. Police interviews reveal UCC shooting survivors' harrowing experiencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... were interviewed by police, and recordings of those interviews were included in investigation documents the Douglas County Sheriff's Office released Friday. Downing told police the shooter fired a couple of shots before entering the room and then ...

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  3. Neighbors describe UCC shooter as quiet gun loverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... lived in an upstairs apartment with his mother Laurel Harper, a nurse, at 125 Village Drive, Winchester. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office released documents Friday related to its investigation of the Oct. 1, 2015 shooting, in which Harper-Mercer ...

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  4. Oregon authorities release 'manifesto' from mass shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... the shooter who had just killed nine people and wounded eight more at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg. Douglas County authorities on Friday released a detailed report on the Oct. 1, 2015, mass shooting that includes a six-page, typewritten ...

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  5. Oregon college shooter wrote of kinship with mass killers in manifestoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | WHTC

    ... after the massacre, the bloodiest in modern Oregon history. No criminal charges would be filed in the case, Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin and District Attorney Rick Wesenberg said in a joint statement on Friday. "All investigative indications ...

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  6. UCC survivor describes shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... her experience to detectives after the shooting. The recorded 27-minute interview was released Friday by the Douglas County Sheriff's Office along with hundreds of other documents as part of the shooting's investigation. "It's funny, I've been," she ...

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  7. 'My success in Hell is assured': Manifesto shows Oregon...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | The Raw Story

    Investigators in Douglas County, Oregon have released the "rambling" six-page manifesto left by Chris Harper-Mercer , a 26-year-old who killed nine people at Umpqua Community College in 2015. According to The Oregonian , the letter depicts a racist and violent ideology that, as recently as 2016, the county's sheriff denied.

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  8. Brotherhood of the Badge seeks duty gear donations to help Houston first respondersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | The News-Review

    Global organization Brotherhood of the Badge is reaching out to Douglas County residents to ask for duty gear and clothing donations to assist first responders in Houston, Texas who are contending with Hurricane Harvey. Houston first responders contacted the local BOTB office in Roseburg Wednesday morning to request assistance in gathering much needed items.

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  9. Preps: Smoky conditions impact Douglas County football practicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | The News-Review

    The Roseburg High School football team practices indoors at the Douglas County Fairgrounds on Tuesday. The team moved practice to an indoor facility due to excessive smoke in the air from wildfires burning in southwestern parts of the state.

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  10. PACs for and against Home Rule begin collecting campaign dollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... each representing a specific district, and a professional county administrator. The obscurely named "Protect Douglas County Public Safety and Jobs PAC" states in documents filed with the Oregon Secretary of State's office that its purpose is to ...

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  11. Steamboat Inn and Diamond Lake remain open despite firesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... road closure limits visitors' plans for recreation. John Jonesburg of Diamond Lake Resort said people from Douglas County can still access the lodge, motels, cabins and lake by traveling east of Canyonville on Tiller Trail Highway then northeast via ...

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  12. Prep Volleyball: Sutherlin prevails in sweep of South UmpquaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... didn't let it slip away, closing out a straight-set sweep of S.U. in a nonleague volleyball match between the Douglas County rivals. The Lancers (1-1) served for the win in the first set, but couldn't convert. They trailed big early in the second ...

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  13. Wildfires continue burning in Oregon, prompting air hazard warningRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    ... should be ready to leave at a moment's notice. Level 3 means people should leave immediately. Unincorporated Douglas County residents were told to leave their homes immediately Tuesday afternoon as the Horse Prairie fire near Canyonville more than ...

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  14. Prep Football: North Douglas wants to stay on topRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | The News-Review

    Brandon Rundell led North Douglas to four straight victories in 2016 and is the only quarterback in Douglas County not to lose a game last season. He is back to lead the Warriors in his senior season this fall.

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  15. Horse Prairie area increased to Level 3 evacuation, Dry Creek reduced to Level 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... area immediately due to current or imminent wildfire danger. Anyone ignoring this advisement, issued by the Douglas County Sheriff's Office, must understand that emergency services may not be available to assist them further. Those evacuating are ...

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  16. Police log: Child dials 911 for help with homeworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | 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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  17. Scott Wadsworth shares traditional blacksmith skills on YouTubeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... a school bus in Glide), and raised four kids. Twelve years ago he received a life-changing gift from former Douglas County Commissioner Bill Vian. Vian gave Wadsworth all his blacksmithing tools - tools he himself had received from Roseburg Forest ...

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  18. Will Home Rule be on the ballot? Plaintiff, defendants in lawsuit ready for hearing this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | The News-Review

    New documents were filed in Douglas County Circuit Court last week as all sides in the dispute over a Home Rule Charter for Douglas County government readied for a hearing before Circuit Court Judge Kathleen Johnson this Thursday. The case boils down to a dispute about the legal method for restructuring county government by adopting a Home Rule Charter.

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  19. Roseburg City Council approves plan to acquire deed to library buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | The News-Review

    In this file photo from 2015, library patrons use computers at the Roseburg branch of the Douglas County Library System. After voters rejected a library district in November, the county announced that smaller branch libraries will close on April 1 while the Roseburg branch will remain open until the end of May, leaving city officials and library supporters scrambling to keep their libraries open.

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  20. Glendale High School graduate returns to teach in SutherlinRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... before the fifth- and sixth-graders begin school today. Prock may be new to Sutherlin, but he is not new to Douglas County. Prock's father taught high school health within the Glendale School District and was also the football coach, the baseball ...

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