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.

While fire managers have contained several of the 16 active fires in the Falcon Complex of the Tiller Ranger District, others continued to grow in size Tuesday evening in the Umpqua National Forest.

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Hannah Lee and Jason Ellis of Roseburg will be two of the newcomers at this year's Celtic Highland Games & Clan Gathering at Riverbend Park in Winston on Saturday and Sunday.

The Roseburg branch of the YMCA of Douglas County cleaned its pool and refinished the gymnasium floor during last week's facility improvement week.

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The Oregon Department of Transportation expects 1 million people from out of state to travel into the zone where they can see the moon completely block the sun Aug. 21, including to such cities as Newport, Salem, Corvallis, Madras and John Day. Many will be driving up Interstate 5 from Calif…

I am always excited to share my “smaller” community with my “larger” community. In my work with many communities, I have learned that we all have a different idea of community. Some of us think in terms of our neighborhood, town, county or state. I am not sure what has divided some of our sm…

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Cody passed away peacefully in his mother’s arms on Saturday, …

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  • David Moskowitz

The Conservation Angler believes that actions to reduce predation by sea lions and seals at man-made obstacles like the fish ladder at Willamette Falls are warranted given the huge regional investments in salmon and watershed recovery in the Willamette.

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