BURLINGTON, Wash. (AP) — A gunman police said killed five people in a Washington state mall remained at large today as authorities appealed for help in identifying the suspect but said there were no indications the slayings north of Seattle were a terrorist act.


VANCOUVER, Wash. — The Umpqua Community College volleyball team opened Southern Region play with a 25-19, 25-20, 25-12 loss to Clark Friday night.

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BLUE RIVER — Ted Wickman broke Yoncalla High's record for rushing yards by a quarterback as he led YHS to a 64-48 victory over McKenzie 64-48 Friday night in a Special District 3 East eight-man football game.


Douglas County’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate rose from 6.8 percent in July to 7 percent in August, less than a percentage point below the August 2015 rate of 7.7 percent. Meanwhile, the statewide seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 5.4 percent and the national rate was 4.9 pe…

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I am not a police officer nor am I not a black man. There are less than 400 black people in our entire county of over 100,000 so I don’t even see a black person most days—but if you think that the police shootings involving African Americans is not my problem, you are wrong.

Maybe you've heard that The News-Review is hosting the annual Paint the Town Pink breast cancer awareness fundraiser this afternoon at the fairgrounds? It benefits Douglas County Cancer Services and your Douglas County Moms will be there raffling off this basket. All you have to do is stop b…