Douglas County Newswire (Page 6)

Douglas County Newswire (Page 6)

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

Results 101 - 120 of 4,227 in Douglas County, OR

  1. Exploring Oregon: Starting a new resolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... no school and I was able to convince the family to go on a last-minute hike. Like many other families around Douglas County our go-to hikes are Susan Creek Falls and Fall Creek Falls. They're closest to town, not too far and still have the stunning ...

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  2. ODFW collects cougar DNA samples in population studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... the lower elevations of wildlife management units Melrose, Indigo, Dixon, Evans Creek, located primarily in Douglas County. The agency uses the density estimates to help determine the management practices it employs for each of the six zones in ...

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  3. Douglas County women join women's march in PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... to protect my rights," she said. She was most certainly not alone Saturday. On their arrival in Portland, the Douglas County residents joined a sea of close to 100,000 people, some men, most women, many there to voice dissent against the new ...

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  4. Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... it to the voters for a lower tax. Let me remind you. That didn't work in November 2016. The tax payers of Douglas County voted it down. You need to think of realistic solicitations, without using the tax money. Let's put the numbers out there for ...

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  5. Put our resources where they're neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... it to the voters for a lower tax. Let me remind you. That didn't work in November 2016. The tax payers of Douglas County voted it down. You need to think of realistic solicitations, without using the tax money. Let's put the numbers out there for ...

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  6. It's Destiny for Hope Services and women of Douglas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | The News-Review

    Hope Services, a local nonprofit organization which operates Roseburg's N'Lite Women's Clinic has hired a new executive director whose vision for the group's future is living by its name - providing more services, and vast amounts of hope for women of Douglas County. Destiny Molatore has replaced outgoing executive director of Hope Services, Shannon Anderson.

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  7. From Douglas County to D.C.: Locals attend presidential inaugurationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... D.C. this week. The Winters won tickets to see President Donald Trump's inauguration. Left to right, Douglas County residents Matt Brady, Shari Brady, Brandee Winter, Kyle Winter, Torrent Winter and Landy Boone at President Donald Trump's ...

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  8. Police log: Bar serves mother until she blacks out, lets her drive homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 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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  9. Farm to Fork: Lehne Farms specializes in year-round crop cultivationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... Stir Fry is not only gluten-free, but it is also packed with healthy ingredients like bok choy. Winter in Douglas County is unique for many reasons when comparing it to other locations around the world. This area rarely has sustained temperatures ...

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  10. Alzheimer's Association holds four presentations in Douglas County Library starting Jan. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | The News-Review

    The Alzheimer's Association will be holding three public educational programs at the Douglas County Library in Roseburg during the next three months. These programs are designed to help people identify Alzheimer's disease, dementia and memory loss and how to successfully live with them.

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  11. Intruding animals can cause agricultural damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | The News-Review

    Farmers, ranchers and woodland owners in Douglas County are constantly dealing with trying to keep wild animals from damaging their fields, eating their livestock's hay or just being destructive. Thousands of acres in the county are damaged by deer and elk every year, according to the Oregon Forest and Industries Council, a trade organization representing forest landowners and forest products manufacturers.

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  12. Sutherlin seeks volunteers to keep the Sutherlin Library open after April 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | The News-Review

    Douglas County Commissioner Gary Leif, top, discusses budget numbers with Douglas County Library Director Harold A. Hayes, middle, and Sean Mock of Sutherlin during a public meeting held to discuss the future of the Sutherlin library on Saturday. Douglas County Commissioner Gary Leif attends a public meeting held to discuss the future of the Sutherlin library in Sutherlin on Saturday.

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  13. Vets Viewpoint: 2017 is busy with events to honor, recognize veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... and more. I will provide more specific details in future columns. 29 - Memorial Day Tributes throughout Douglas County. Different organizations will hold breakfasts, ceremonies, and more. I will provide more specific details in future columns. July ...

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  14. On Biz: Commonwealth Garden Shoppe gets new ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... The On Biz column is not an endorsement of businesses, but rather an explanation of business changes in Douglas County. To contact business reporter Craig Reed call 541-957-4210 or email [email protected] . Craig Reed is the city editor for The ...

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  15. UCC Scholars program application process begins online Jan. 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | The News-Review

    The application process for the 2017 Umpqua Community College Scholars Program will begin Jan. 30 for Douglas County students graduating in spring 2017. Eligible students are required to attend and graduate from high school or homeschool with an unweighted cumulative grade point average of 3.50 through the seventh semester.

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  16. 2017 Douglas County Spelling Bee: Word List 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | The News-Review

    The News-Review will sponsor the 40th annual Douglas County Spelling Bee on April 15 at Wildlife Safari in Winston. A set of spelling words will appear on this page every week through Feb. 11. The weekly word lists can also be accessed online at www.nrtoday.com by entering "Spelling Bee" into the search field.

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  17. Ask a Master Gardener: The sport of fantasy gardeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... t them from the cold weather to follow. 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 (from 1 to 4 p.m.)

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  18. Two arrested for active warrants, heroin possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | The News-Review

    Two Salem area residents were arrested in Douglas County Thursday after police located the two in the parking lot of Seven FeatherS Casino Resort in Canyonville. At approximately 4:20 p.m., deputies from the Douglas County Sheriff's Office noticed a 2003 Ford Focus parked at the casino that was occupied by two individuals.

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  19. Police log: Two men seen with handguns drawn in OaklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 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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  20. Cow Creek Umpqua Indian Foundation awards $508,150 to southwestern Oregon nonprofitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... the community," said Carma Mornarich, the foundation's executive director, in a written statement. In Douglas County, 17 organizations received a total of $115,300. Grants of $10,000 each were presented to Casa de Belen, Family Development Center, ...

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