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Douglas County’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped from 5.1 percent in March to 4.9 percent in April, 1.6 percentage points below the April 2016 rate. Meanwhile, Oregon’s seasonally adjusted April unemployment rate was a record low at 3.7 percent and the national rate was 4.4 percent.

Old 99’s story starts like many in the brew industry. Guys homebrewing in their garage decide it would be awesome to brew for real. Since starting that quest back in 2012, it’s been fun to watch the three amigos (Matt Hill, AJ Tuter and Bryan Ireland) grow through their various iterations fr…

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  • From The Corvallis Gazette-Times

Oregon’s unemployment rate dipped to 3.7 percent in April: It was the lowest mark since the state started keeping comparable records in 1976.

In regards to the article about Amy Sutten-Schattenkerk published Feb. 8 2017, a heartfelt thank you to The News-Review and our wonderful community for supporting Amy's lung transplant fundraising efforts. Here is an update on Amy.



  • Beth Schultz

I found a kale salad at the Umpqua Valley Farmers Market two weeks ago. It was the best kale salad I have ever had. It is not something offered every week from OmGrown Family Farms, so I asked the owner Aimee if she would share the recipe with The News-Review. She was thrilled to do so!

  • Sarah Hutchings

500 Pictures, 100 letters, movie stubs, discs, poems, cards, concert tickets all carefully placed into a brown woven box. The same brown woven box that used to hold my shower towels now held the last seven years of my life.