Douglas County Newswire (Page 4)

Douglas County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Douglas County, OR. (Page 4)

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  1. Chris Rusch is our choice for UCC boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 8 | The News-Review

    ... of the department. She has served on this board since 2008. 5. Chris is an active member of the Douglas County Master Gardeners and has served as president for the past three years. Currently she is the director of the OSU Extension Service Plant ...

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  2. Taking back the track: Jeff Solberg returns to street stock racingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 8 | The News-Review

    As soon as his wife gave him the green light to get back in a race car Jeff Solberg started planning his return to the Douglas County Speedway. "I can't wait," he said with a big grin on his face while standing next to the car outside his Roseburg home Thursday afternoon.

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  3. Child abuse prevention coalition seeks volunteers from rural communitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 8 | The News-Review

    Marion Kotowski Violence Prevention Specialist with Mercy Foundation is hoping to get volunteers from around Douglas County to participate in the Up2UsNow child abuse prevention coalition. Marion Kotowski Violence Prevention Specialist with Mercy Foundation is hoping to get volunteers from around Douglas County to participate in the Up2UsNow child abuse prevention coalition.

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  4. UCC shooting investigator wants all images from death investigations to be privateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    The sheriff overseeing the investigation of the Umpqua Community College mass shooting wants lawmakers to block public access to images collected as part of any death investigation in Oregon. Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin says the measure is needed to protect family members of victims from sensationalism and exploitation.

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  5. Solving the mystery of the cement shoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | The News-Review

    A pair of brown shoes have weathered snow, heat and perhaps an animal -or two- outside the YMCA of Douglas County building in Roseburg. The footwear is sticking up out of the cement next to the bicycle rack of the mint-green building on Stewart Parkway.

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  6. On Biz: County real estate market warms with the weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | The News-Review

    ... children aren't in school, the buying and selling activity surrounding residential properties increases. In Douglas County, the numbers recently released for the month of February show that there were 98 sales. That was 10 more than February of ...

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  7. Club promotes the sporting side of gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 2 | The News-Review

    ... to instruct people on gun safety. The club started about a year ago with Omar Newbury and Steve Lang of Douglas County. Cortes joined shortly afterward to travel with the club to matches around the state. Cortes, who grew up in Sutherlin, said he's ...

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  8. Tree School boasts record numbers this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 2 | The News-Review

    Tree School Umpqua attendees are setting record numbers, causing organizers to consider holding the day of tree-raising classes more often. The Oregon State University Extension Service holds the event in Douglas County every other year.

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  9. Facility aims to apply human waste to four other farmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 2 | The News-Review

    ... the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality to apply its product on fields at four additional farms in Douglas County. In the past, Heard has over applied waste to its own fields. Seepage then ran off into Sutherlin Creek tributaries. Water ...

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  10. Douglas County Timberwolves fall 39-14 to Skallywags in home openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 1 | The News-Review

    Douglas County Timberwolf Tyler Allyn is tackled by Ian Brooxy and Tobey Hay of the Willamette Valley Skallywags during Saturday's game at Sutherlin High School. Tyler Allyn of the Douglas County Timberwolves runs the football in for a touchdown against the defending National Nineman Football League champion the Willamette Valley Skallywags.

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  11. Some suggest CCOs need reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 1 | The News-Review

    The CCOs take money from the state and decide how to spend it to manage care for local members on the Oregon Health Plan. Locally, most Douglas County residents on OHP are members of the Umpqua Health Alliance.

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  12. Ask a Master Gardener: Raised beds take gardening to a whole new levelRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 1 | The News-Review

    ... own homegrown edibles - happy gardening! Do you have a gardening question? Please e-mail, call or visit the Douglas County Master Gardeners Plant Clinic at [email protected] , 541-236-3052 or 1134 S.E. Douglas Ave., Roseburg. Douglas Country ...

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  13. Roseburg man camps at fairgrounds for 48 hours to get concert ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 31 | The News-Review

    David Mack has been waiting to buy Douglas County Fair reserved concert tickets since Thursday morning. The tickets go on sale this morning.

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  14. OHV enthusiast defends Lookingglass recreation planRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 31 | The News-Review

    ... driving it when he was 16. He's four-wheeled all over the West since then, and he loves it. He's not alone. Douglas County has three off-highway vehicle (OHV) clubs: X-treme Offroaders, the Umpqua Valley Timber Cruisers and Ruff Country, which ...

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  15. Moore Steelhead Sanctuary Bill MovesRead the original story

    Friday Mar 31 | PressReleasePoint

    A bill that would conserve more than 100,000 acres in Douglas County, Oregon, took another step forward today as it unanimously passed out of the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. The Frank and Jeanne Moore Wild Steelhead Special Management Area Act would permanently safeguard parts of the Steamboat Creek basin, which contains some of the best wild steelhead spawning areas in the Pacific Northwest.

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  16. Man arrested after fleeing scene of crash on Stewart ParkwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 31 | The News-Review

    ... of a driver, driving while suspended, driving uninsured and a probation violation. He was transported to the Douglas County Jail in lieu of $12,500 bail. Haylie Ellison is a student reporter for The News-Review who also works for The Umpqua ...

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  17. Police log: Man beating female with a stick near libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 31 | 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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  18. Eugene men arrested on suspicion of Douglas County burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 31 | The News-Review

    Two Eugene men were arrested earlier this week in relation to burglaries at the Drain Saw Shop and the Rose Garden Tavern in Drain, according to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office. Through an interagency investigation with the Eugene Police Department and the Lane County Sheriff's Office, Brandon Linn Wilson, 34, and Terry Leon Trudeau, 46, were identified as suspects from the two March 26 burglaries.

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  19. Rural libraries reach closure date, though some plan to reopen soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 31 | The News-Review

    Ten branches of the Douglas County Library spent their last days as county-run libraries this week. With a formal closure date of April 1, many were wrapping up operations at least temporarily by Thursday or Friday this week.

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  20. Last day: Myrtle Creek patrons saddened by library closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 31 | The News-Review

    ... American public library and the challenges those libraries face today. And the challenges in Myrtle Creek and Douglas County are very, very real. The county government, strapped for cash, announced it would be unable to fund the county libraries ...

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