Douglas County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Douglas County, OR. (Page 6)

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  1. Man found dead in Myrtle Creek; property owner charged with murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    A 68-year-old man faces murder charges after a man who lives on property the suspect owns was found dead, the Douglas County Sheriff's Office said. The father of Justin Ray Davis, 29, found his son dead at a home on Dole Road in Myrtle Creek Thursday afternoon.

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  2. Man found dead on Dole Road in Myrtle CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | The News-Review

    Authorities are investigating the death of a man whose body was discovered Thursday afternoon near the railroad tracks on Dole Road about a mile outside of town. Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin said Thursday night that a report of a deceased body found in the 2200 block of Dole Road came in between 3:30 and 4 p.m. The man, whose identity has not yet been released, was reported missing Thursday and was last seen Tuesday, Hanlin said.

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  3. Bird flu prompts outreach to Ore. backyard bird ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... Outreach efforts ramped up following the December detection of HPAI in a flock of backyard birds in Douglas County. That kicked off implementation of Oregon's multi-agency response plan to bird flu which includes enhanced surveillance along with ...

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  4. Family favorite: Kidney Bean Casserole | MomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | The News-Review

    ... bookkeeper and assisting with the local Mom's Matter group, she is one of several bloggers who contributes to Douglas County Moms on The News-Review's website, nrtoday.com.

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  5. DINT: Man arrested in Roseburg for dealing heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | KPIC

    ... ms at an apartment on Jay Avenue. A woman was also found at the scene and arrested. Carrion remains jailed in Douglas County. Emergency crews responded to a container fire located at the New Biginnings Church parking lot on Nash St. this evening.

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  6. The Golden Hour: Above Oregon in an air ambulanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    ... or trauma patient - and a destination." At this point, the only thing the crew knows is that it has to get to Douglas County. Fast. Air ambulance flight crews work within a very tight time parameter called the "Golden Hour": the time from when the ...

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  7. Have you seen him? Man with Alzheimer's missing in Myrtle CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | KCBY-TV Coos Bay

    A man with Alzheimer's and dementia failed to return home Monday night, the Douglas County Sheriff's Office said. Jesse Henson, 73, was last seen Monday at 10 a.m. at the downtown branch of Wells Fargo bank.

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  8. Have you seen her? Woman with dementia missing from Myrtle CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | KCBY-TV Coos Bay

    ... r come into contact with Ryder, you are asked to call the Myrtle Creek Police Department at (541) 863-5221 or Douglas County Dispatch at (541) 440-4471.

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  9. Three crashes, three fatalities over two-day span in Douglas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | KCBY-TV Coos Bay

    Three people are dead following three separate car crashes over a two-day period last week in Douglas County. The accidents Thursday and Friday occurred near Myrtle Creek on Interstate 5, in Reedsport, and on Highway 38 near Elkton.

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  10. Coquille woman killed in Highway 38 collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | The Oregonian

    ... three others to area hospitals and closed the roadway for hours. (Oregon State Police ) A head-on crash in Douglas County claimed the life of a 59-year-old Coquille woman, Oregon State Police said Saturday. At approximately 3:45 p.m. Friday, a 2012 ...

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  11. Nicolas Ben YraguenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | The News-Review

    ... time in the rigging and breaking in on the Lima line log loader. After high school, he began work at Douglas County Lumber Company's log pond. Having received approval from Sid Comfort, the mill owner, the eager kid was soon running the log yard ...

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  12. Roseburg K-9 Dora moving to Sheriff's OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | KPIC

    ... 5 months, but then she'll be just fine." Dora is moving just a couple blocks down and will be working for the Douglas County Sheriff's Office. Emergency crews responded to a container fire located at the New Biginnings Church parking lot on Nash St. ...

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  13. Flea MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | The News-Review

    A private health college could provide 200 jobs and pump $30 million into Douglas County's economy every year, according to a feasibility study unveiled Thursday at an invitation-only meeting at the Umpqua Business Center in Roseburg.

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  14. Man killed in Interstate 5 crash in Douglas County identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Oregonian

    Oregon State Police identified the man who was killed Thursday afternoon in a single-vehicle crash in Douglas County as Jonathan W. Graham, 58, of Myrtle Creek. The crash occurred around 4:45 p.m. when a black Ford Focus heading northbound on Interstate 5 drifted into a traffic barrier and crashed, OSP said.

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  15. Grow Southern IdahoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | KMVT Twin Falls

    ... global scale. On January 20th the 28-member European Union banned poultry products from Washington, Idaho and Douglas County, Oregon after confirmed cases of bird flu have increased. Authorities believe the culprits behind the spread of the virus ...

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  16. Public can idly watch others commit crimes, no duty to call police, Oregon Appeals Court saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Oregonian

    A three-judge panel of the Oregon Court of Appeals -- Darleen Ortega, Joel DeVore and Chris Garrett -- ruled that a youth wasn't guilty of aiding and abetting his friends in a Douglas County church burglary. A juvenile defendant who listened to three of his friends devise a plan to burglarize a southern Oregon church -- then idly stood outside the church as his friends robbed it of valuables -- shouldn't have been found guilty of any crimes, the Oregon Court of Appeals said Wednesday.

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  17. Reedsport man found guilty of 2nd degree manslaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | KPIC

    A Reedsport man on trial for a deadly stabbing back in October 2013 has been found guilty of second degree manslaughter. The Douglas County District Attorney's Office says jurors found Michael Corrie guilty after he was involved in an altercation that led to the death of Shawn Christian.

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  18. Sweet dip paired with a salty pretzel is the perfect balance. Photo courtesy of Stephanie Wafer.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | The News-Review

    ... chooling mom, and an Instructional Assistant with Roseburg School District. Stephanie also contributes to the Douglas County Moms blog on The News-Review's website, nrtoday.com.

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  19. Guest Column: A look at the Douglas County Juvenile DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | The News-Review

    Douglas County Commissioner Susan Morgan will be writing a series of columns over the next few weeks and months explaining the function and budget of various county departments. The topic is crucial because the county is using reserve funds, which will eventually be exhausted, to fund current county services.

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  20. Roseburg bull riding promotion continues to growRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | KPIC

    ... Jason Mattox says the company has grown since it started six years ago. "We started with three events in Douglas County six years ago and now we have nineteen," said Mattox. "So it's all professional bull riders. We do a tour and it's all in the ...

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