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Curtin Days Creek Dillard
Drain Elkton Gardiner
Glendale Glide Idleyld Park
Myrtle Creek Oakland Reedsport
Riddle Roseburg Scottsburg
Sutherlin Tenmile Tiller
Umpqua Winchester Winchester Bay
Winston Yoncalla Wilbur
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News in Douglas County, Oregon
New TripCheck Cameras in Douglas County
Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:30:22 -0800
DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ore. — Drivers on I-5 in Douglas County and other southern Oregon highways will soon have access to better information about weather and road conditions. New cameras and weather stations are being connected to the Oregon Department of Transportation’s TripCheck website. ODOT says TripCheck is one of the department’s most popular services. It’s … Continue reading »
Drug Dog Forced to Retire
Fri, 16 Jan 2015 19:17:26 -0800
ROSEBURG, Ore. — A drug dog in Douglas County is being forced into early retirement because of Oregon’s recently passed recreational marijuana law. But, her skills won’t go to waste. The passage of Measure 91 in November has a lot of state agencies making adjustments before the law takes effect this July, and that includes … Continue reading »
ODOT adding road cams in southern Oregon to update TripCheck
Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:42:53 -0800
ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — Drivers on Interstate 5 in Douglas County and other southern Oregon highways will soon have access to better information about weather and road conditions. New cameras and weather stations are being connected to the Oregon Department of Transportation's TripCheck website. ...
Douglas County libraries get grant
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 09:14:53 -0800
ROSEBURG — The Oregon State Library has given the Douglas County Library System a $22,322 Ready to Read grant to improve public library services for children. The funds will be used to provide…
Grand Jury: Officer justified in fatally shooting man as car burned
Sat, 10 Jan 2015 11:55:22 -0800
An officer-involved shooting incident December 23 involving a Reedsport Police officer on Highway 101 near Winchester Bay has been ruled justified by a Douglas County Grand Jury convened to investigate the incident.
Thu, 15 Jan 2015 00:39:29 -0800
Thursday , Jan. 15 Prep boys basketball: Grant at Wilson, Jefferson at Franklin, Roosevelt at Cleveland, Madison at Benson, Portland Adventist Academy-Portland Christian at Parkrose, 7:30 p.m. Prep girls basketball: Portland Lutheran at Country Christian, 5:30 p.m. ... Portland Adventist Academy-Portland Christian at Parkrose, 6 p.m. ... Wilson at Grant, Jefferson ...
Grand jury: Police officer justified in killing man
Mon, 12 Jan 2015 20:04:33 -0800
ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — A grand jury has found that a police officer on the Oregon Coast was justified in fatally shooting a man who pointed what turned out to be a toy replica gun at the officer. Douglas County District Attorney Rick Wesenberg says investigators later determined the gun was an airsoft . ...
Man deported multiple times sentenced to prison
Fri, 09 Jan 2015 01:09:42 -0800
44-year-old was arrested in Oregon with what police say was 2-and-a-half pounds of methamphetamine
Grant gives math students in East Portland $1 million boost
Thu, 15 Jan 2015 00:10:21 -0800
Federal funds bolster impact in Centennial, David Douglas areas The Oregon Department of Education says two underserved school districts, multiplied by a state university and its connections, equals $1 million. At least, that’s the math they used to award Portland State University’s East Metro Mathematics Leadership Project a three-year ...
Grow Southern Idaho
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 08:51:50 -0800
Twin Falls, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KSVT-TV ) 2014 was a good year for Idaho farmers and ranchers. At the end of 2014 Idaho farmers and ranchers recorded one of the best financial years to date.