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.

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SISTERS — Taylor Stricklin outscored Sisters High on her own, pumping in a game-high 20 points to pace Sutherlin to a 44-16 Sky-Em League girls basketball victory Friday night.

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A change in U.S. House rules making it easier to transfer millions of acres of federal public lands to states is worrying hunters and other outdoor enthusiasts across the West who fear losing access; however, a local timber industry spokesman said state management of federal forest lands cou…

I know someone that can't stretch their food stamps out to cover the entire month. My question is why aren't folks on food stamps also provided a class where they learn how to shop, what to buy and how to fix the food? Could it be that it is just easier to throw tax payer money at the problem?

Steve Jobs of Apple Computer said of leadership, “Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.” Innovation, in my opinion, would start by recognizing that new way of assuring that the residents of Douglas County continue to have the services they need. Innovation would include l…

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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.

My son has been sick for the majority of his life - nine years. He gets Bronchitis, Pneumonia, Bronchiolitis, Sinusitis, and urinary infections over and over. He is on prednisone and antibiotics for 10 days, then off for five days and then back on the prednisone for seven more days, off for …