Douglas County Newswire (Page 3)

Douglas County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Douglas County, OR. (Page 3)

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  1. Be thankfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 24 | The News-Review

    ... However, as the local newspaper we certainly appreciate your interactions on all the issues concerning Douglas County residents through your letters to the editor, guest columns and interactions with our editorial staff. As a newspaper we are ...

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  2. Parks board criticisms called unfairRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | The News-Review

    At a meeting of the Douglas County Parks Advisory Board last week, board member Greg Logan leveled accusations that Douglas County commissioners were secretly hand-picking a replacement for him. It's the latest chapter in a long-running controversy over how to fill vacancies on the parks board.

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  3. Tri City woman celebrates 100 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | The News-Review

    ... Peter DeFazio and a birthday cake, in front of about 50 people who came to honor her. Vi and George came to Douglas County when George was working for the government as a surveyor. He had a choice of going to Oregon, Idaho or Hawaii and picked the ...

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  4. Volunteers hold hawthorn eradication party in Mildred Kanipe Park on third SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | The News-Review

    Douglas County Parks Director Rocky Houston uses a weed trimmer to help eradicate hawthorn at Mildred Kanipe Park on Saturday. OAKLAND - Intent on preserving the spacious rolling hills and oak savannas of Mildred Kanipe Memorial Park, a small group of volunteers attended a hawthorn eradication party Saturday to remove the invasive thorny bush.

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  5. Winston W.O.W.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | The News-Review

    My wife Miss Vick and I have now lived in Winston for about 18 months. We love the state of Oregon, Douglas County, the city of Roseburg and most of all the little city of Winston.

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  6. Accidental gunshot incident investigatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | The News-Review

    At 1:34 p.m. Sunday, police received a 911 call about a man who had been shot in the 17000 block of North Bank Road in Roseburg. When Douglas County Sheriff's Office deputies arrived they found Michael Hill, 64, of Roseburg with an apparent gunshot wound to his left forearm.

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  7. Police log: 6-year-old swinging bat and trying to shove mother down the stairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | 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. Governor nominates successor for transportation commissionRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 22 | Portland Tribune

    ... more than 15-year stint in state and local government to pursue a career as a lobbyist. The Republican from Douglas County has accepted a position with the Association of Oregon Counties, where she will lobby for counties' interests in the creation ...

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  9. Lions Club distributes eyeglasses in MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | The News-Review

    If you ever wondered what happens to the eyeglasses you donate to the Lions Clubs' collection boxes, some Roseburg Lions members can tell you exactly where they go. Several members of Lions Clubs from around Oregon, including three from Douglas County, recently returned from a 10-day trip to Mexico where they distributed the eyeglasses that were collected by the clubs.

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  10. Sheriff's K9 tracks down hit and run driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 21 | The News-Review

    A 25-year-old Winchester man was tracked down by a sheriff's K9 after allegedly fleeing from the scene of a crash Saturday evening. At approximately 5:19 p.m., deputies from the Douglas County Sheriff's Office responded to the 500 block of Melrose Road, Roseburg, where a single vehicle had crashed into a telephone pole.

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  11. Only one proposal submitted to buy the Eilliott State ForestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 21 | South County Spotlight

    The sole proposal to purchase a large swath of state forest in Douglas and Coos counties was submitted jointly by a Roseburg-based timber company, Lone Rock Resources, and the Cow Creek Band of the Umpqua Tribe of Indians, according to the Department of State Lands. An 82,500-acre parcel of the Elliott State Forest is up for sale for $220.8 million, and although more than 40 groups had previously expressed interest in the land, only one acquisition plan was submitted to the state by its Tuesday evening deadline.

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  12. Dan McKinney has the experience we needRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | The News-Review

    As a real estate broker and member of the Douglas County Association of Realtors for more than 18 years, I am compelled to recommend to Douglas County citizens the importance of voting for Dan McKinney as Douglas County Circuit Court Judge. It is essential to the real estate and business community to have a civil judge familiar with complicated business and real estate law.

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  13. Town halls planned on libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 20 | The News-Review

    Topics of discussion will include the current budget situation, ideas for a plan B solution for funding the libraries since a library district was rejected by voters last week and time for public input. The first meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Douglas County Library Ford Community Room, 1409 N.E. Diamond Lake Blvd., Roseburg.

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  14. Service dogs welcome in Douglas County businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 20 | The News-Review

    Everywhere Frank Formatin of Melrose goes, he brings his dog Chloe. Walking beside him in a grocery store or curling up at his feet in a movie theater, Chloe is a trained service dog who is always there for her owner.

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  15. Storm of 1996 caused death and destruction in Douglas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 20 | The News-Review

    ... lanes of the freeway for several days. Twenty years ago, heavy rain started falling in mid-November in Douglas County, and it seemed like it would never end. The ground became so saturated that it caused floods, landslides, fallen trees, power ...

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  16. Our libraries need youRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 19 | The News-Review

    ... ending. The voters' rejection of a library district this month, we may well be facing the demise of the Douglas County Library System. Maybe you don't believe the additional tax was really too much to ask to give our kids the opportunity to love ...

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  17. On Biz:Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 19 | The News-Review

    ... s. On Biz is not an endorsement of businesses, but rather an introduction to new business developments in the Douglas County area. To contact business reporter Craig Reed, call 541-957-4210 or email [email protected] .

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  18. Police log: Neighbor threatening to kill dog over Dish Network billRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | 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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  19. Dillard man arrested after high-speed motorcycle chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | The News-Review

    ... waistband. Officers were able to take the man into custody without incident after additional units from the Douglas County Sheriff's Office and the Roseburg Police Department arrived on scene. Willis and his passenger sustained only minor injuries ...

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  20. Douglas County Forest Products says investigators mistakenly flagged...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | The News-Review

    Douglas County Forest Products has been reported for suspicious activity by a financial crime consultant firm called Marsh Minick, P.C., but DCFP General Manager Rick Mathews said the firm reported inaccurate information. Marsh Minick flagged 165 projects with $347 million in tax credits during an evaluation of the Oregon Department of Energy's Business Energy Tax Credit program .

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