Douglas County Newswire (Page 8)

Douglas County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Douglas County, OR. (Page 8)

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  1. Police log: Caller said he 'accidentally' put his arms around the woman's neckRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 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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  2. Portland pianist John Nilsen plays two concerts in Douglas County on Feb. 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... against one another, just like the Rockies and the Plains." An award winning pianist, Nilsen returns to Douglas County to play in two solo performances on Saturday. At 3 p.m. he'll play at the Wilbur United Methodist Church, and at 7 p.m. he'll play ...

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  3. Umpqua Valley Tennis Center to host open houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... is hosting a community open house. UVTC is located at 1200 N.W. Stewart Parkway in Roseburg, near the YMCA of Douglas County and Stewart Park Golf Course, but is completely separate from those facilities. "The YMCA doesn't have any tennis courts and ...

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  4. Library task force approved on 2-1 voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | The News-Review

    The Douglas County Board of Commissioners Wednesday approved creation of a 19-member task force to come up with solutions to the loss of funding for the Douglas County Library System. The commissioners voted 2 to 1 in favor of the board.

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  5. Man arrested after attempting to elude policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... on suspicion of attempting to elude police in a vehicle and driving while suspended. He was lodged at the Douglas County Jail in lieu of $56,250 bail. Reporter Ian Campbell can be reached at 541-957-4209 or [email protected] . Or follow him on Twitter ...

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  6. Advertisement for Bids: Windy Cove B Restroom Replacement Douglas County Parks DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | South County Spotlight

    Douglas County, Oregon is receiving bids for Windy Cove B Restroom Replacement, located at 380 Salmon Harbor Drive, Winchester Bay, Oregon per specifications contained in the bid documents. If a bidder wishes to examine the work site or has any pre-bid questions and concerns, they are encouraged to contact Rocky Houston, the Contract Administrator.

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  7. Sheriff John Hanlin answers immigration questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | The News-Review

    Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin told the Douglas County Board of Commissioners Wednesday that state law bars police from arresting illegal immigrants unless they have broken another law besides federal immigration law. Hanlin's comments come in the wake of President Donald Trump's Jan. 25 executive orders on immigration, which call for 10,000 new immigration enforcement officers, increased deportations and punishment for sanctuary cities by withholding federal grants.

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  8. County to be hit hard by loss of Forest Service paymentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | The News-Review

    Douglas County government and local schools will be hit hard this year by a loss of funding from U.S. Forest Service timber receipts. Counties across the country will be affected by a 90 percent reduction in timber payments in the wake of the loss of Secure Rural Schools funds.

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  9. Police log: Brother threatening to burn down home appeared at night with a knifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 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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  10. County commissioners change decision-making policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | The News-Review

    The Douglas County Board of Commissioners will change the way it makes decisions following an inquiry by The News-Review regarding a potential violation of state open meetings laws. Earlier this month, the board voted to move $300,000 out of the general fund to keep the Douglas County Library System open until the end of the fiscal year and to schedule closing dates for all county libraries.

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  11. Preserving America's Apples: There's More Than What You See in The SupermarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | Martha Stewart

    ... Botner had "amassed the largest private collection of apple trees in the United States on his property in Douglas County [Oregon]. But as he approached his 90th birthday, Botner put his farm up for sale," The Portland Tribune reported, allowing the ...

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  12. February food drives in Douglas County for the UCAN Food Bank network of food pantriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... XXVIII, Millsite Park DGC, Myrtle Creek. Bring nonperishable food and watch. 6 to 10 p.m., Friday, Feb. 10, Douglas County Father Daughter Dance, Douglas County Fairgrounds, Exhibit Building, 2110 Frear St., Roseburg. Bring a nonperishable food item ...

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  13. What I witnessed and how it changed this momRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... Special Olympics basketball team through Sutherlin High School. Recently Sutherlin High School was host to a Douglas County Special Olympics tournament. Many people experiencing disability participated alongside partners who would encourage them in ...

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  14. Early learning hub prepares young children for school and lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... Our parenting hub is called Take Root Parenting Hub and it serves Douglas, Klamath, and Lake Counties. In Douglas County, we provide a parenting class series which happens over a 10 to 13 week period, depending on the class that you're in. We also ...

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  15. Peaceful protesters gather to oppose Trump's immigration ban at Douglas County CourthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | The News-Review

    Cheyanne Rico sits with others on the Douglas County Courthouse steps while attending the #NoBanNoWall - We Stand With Immigrants event Sunday evening. Tim Frank, left, stands with Sage King while attending the #NoBanNoWall - We Stand With Immigrants event held at the steps of the Douglas COunty Courthouse Sunday evening, Jan. 29, 2017.

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  16. Police log: Man sitting on the ground while taking off his pantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 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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  17. Celebration of Literacy events take place from Feb. 4 to March 4 in Douglas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... Child to the Library Day" takes place from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the Roseburg Branch of the Douglas County Library, 1409 N.E. Diamond Lake Blvd. Sponsored by the Douglas County Library, this event offers a 12:30 p.m. special storytime, ...

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  18. Seniors exercise to improve their stability and quality of lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... at Linus Oakes Retirement Village, Riverview Terrace and other retirement and assisted living facilities in Douglas County. Those classes offer residents a variety of exercises, including yoga and balance training, to help the participants improve ...

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  19. Police log: Ambulance requested for someone who is drunk and has infected cat scratchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 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. Three arrested following deployment of sheriff K9Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | The News-Review

    Douglas County Sheriff's K9 Grim lived up to his name Friday evening after tracking down two individuals while police were investigating possible drug activity in the 100 Stella Court, Roseburg. When deputies arrived at the home, at approximately 7 p.m., they identified a male, Ryan Weber, 31, who fled into the residence.

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