Douglas County Newswire (Page 2)

Douglas County Newswire (Page 2)

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

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  1. Umpqua Rivers deemed at risk for toxic algaeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | The News-Review

    Douglas County's main waterways are on a preliminary list created by the Oregon Health Authority that highlights toxic algae-prone water systems within the state. The initial list was made in response to toxic blue-green algae found in treated water from Detroit Lake near Salem, according to OHA spokesman Jonathan Modie.

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  2. Oregon Community Foundation presents grant award to Roseburg officials ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | The News-Review

    ... of funding. Kerns lives in Eugene but regularly visits Roseburg. She said she was saddened when she heard Douglas County would be closing its libraries for lack of funds. The move came after voters rejected the formation of a countywide library ...

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  3. Roseburg hosts only NASCAR race in OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | The News-Review

    Roseburg will be the only NASCAR stop in Oregon this year when the cars line up at Douglas County Speedway on June 30. Bill McAnally Racing Promotions is bringing the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West to the Roseburg track with the help of many local businesses. "They all play a key role in making this event the success it has been each year," BMRP President Bill McAnally said in a press release Wednesday.

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  4. Hoyt makes another run for Douglas County commissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | The News-Review

    Marijuana store owner James Hoyt this week became the fifth candidate to file in the race for Douglas County commissioner. This time there's no incumbent in the race.

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  5. PRA withdraws from June NASCAR eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | The News-Review

    ... organizer, said they were never contacted about a meeting. The event, the NASCAR K&N Pro West Series Race at Douglas County Speedway, is scheduled to take place on June 30. PRA has run concession stands for the race in the past, but won't this year. ...

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  6. No signs of slowing down for Dale RothRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | The News-Review

    Racer Dale Roth poses next to his modified street stock Chevy Truck that he plans to race in Saturday at the Douglas County Speedway. Roth, 59, is racing in both the mini stocks and street stock this year.

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  7. Police Log: Caller's doesn't want cat with wheeze, cologneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | 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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  8. Class teaches healthy cookingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | The News-Review

    ... and volunteers for UC-VEG, a non-profit focused on nutrition education and lifestyle medicine serving Douglas County, showed the audience how to cook "neat balls." The tasty plant-based substitute to meatballs can be prepared in a short-time and is ...

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  9. Police Log: Man tries to use antennae as a Slim JimRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | 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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  10. Roseburg library receives grants from Oregon Community FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | The News-Review

    About half of the grant funds will help pay for construction of a children's library and a library for teens and pre-teens. The other half of the money comes from the OCF Whipple Foundation Fund, which was established in 2003 by Mildred Whipple to support lifelong learning for Douglas County citizens.

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  11. UCHC hosts Red Cross Blood DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | The News-Review

    ... location, 150 Kenneth Ford Drive. The event is open to the public and will help fortify blood supplies in Douglas County the blood donations ensure that people who have experienced trauma, are undergoing surgery, or are living with certain ...

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  12. Make-A-Wish to send Roseburg teen on a fishing trip to AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 9 | The News-Review

    ... go to on a fishing trip to Alaska and experience the wilderness. Last Saturday, June 2, at a gathering at the Douglas County Fairgrounds, Make-A-Wish officials held a party for Lindsey Willis and her family and announced that they had granted her ...

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  13. Kids summer camps and classesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 9 | The News-Review

    ... extended care options available. Cobb School 541-957-9357. Expanding Horizons - Summer camps will be offering Douglas County middle school students the chance to explore various career paths. All camps are free, with breakfast and lunch provided for ...

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  14. Ask a Master Gardener: Ground CoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 9 | The News-Review

    ... to ensure the groundcover is watered. Do you have a gardening question? Please e-mail, call, or visit the Douglas County Master Gardeners Plant Clinic at douglasmg@oregonstate.edu , 541-236-3052, or 1134 S.E. Douglas Ave., Roseburg. Douglas Country ...

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  15. Veteran leader Dodie Blessing remembered for touching many livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | The News-Review

    From left, Douglas County Commissioner Tim Freeman, Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin, Mike Eakin, Dodie Blessing and Carol Hunt hold their plaques after being inducted into the Four Chaplains Legion of Honor during the Four Chaplains Ceremony in Roseburg on Saturday. From left, Douglas County Commissioner Tim Freeman, Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin, Mike Eakin, Dodie Blessing and Carol Hunt hold their plaques after being inducted into the Four Chaplains Legion of Honor during the Four Chaplains Ceremony in Roseburg on Saturday.

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  16. June sun brings start of U-pick seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | The News-Review

    ... at a Kruse Farm field in Roseburg on Thursday. With the June sun here, it's that time of the year again in Douglas County for morning biscuits slathered with just-out jam, evenings stocked with strawberry shortcake, and for getting fingers sticky ...

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  17. New Roseburg Library director to start in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | The News-Review

    ... who will serve as her paid staff in Roseburg. Wiley will be the only full-time library employee. The Douglas County Board of Commissioners shut their countywide library system down in May 2017 for lack of funds. The move followed voters' November ...

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  18. County woman finally gets her double lung transplantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | The News-Review

    ... it to her fundraiser on Sunday, but she's OK with that. She's going to be breathing a lot easier, because the Douglas County woman finally has a pair of new lungs. After some false alarms, she had the long-awaited double lung transplant on May 31, ...

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  19. Sights to see: covered bridgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | The News-Review

    Covered bridges boast much beauty and history and there are a total of six in Douglas County. Two of those six are in the Myrtle Creek area: Neal Lane Bridge and Horse Creek Bridge.

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  20. Park it - experience Myrtle Creek's beautiful backyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | The News-Review

    ... taking advantage of a beautiful day with two friends at Millsite Park last summer in Myrtle Creek. Southern Douglas County is surrounded by gorgeous rivers, lakes, mountains and forests. It is the perfect playground for a sunny day trip or relaxing ...

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