In two public forums Thursday held at the Umpqua Valley Arts Center, the League of Women Voters of Umpqua Valley presented what it billed as nonpartisan information about seven Oregon ballot measures on the Nov. 8 ballot.
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.
Before hearing from a long list of audience participants, the Douglas County Parks Advisory Board under the Douglas County Parks Department met Thursday morning to provide information about two proposals, one regarding the Salmon Harbor Marina & RV Partnership and the other concerning Mi…
The video rental industry has changed over the past decade as online streaming and boxes in grocery stores have taken the place of large chains of brick and mortar stores. But in Douglas County, video stores have continued to survive and thrive despite these changes.
Fall is open enrollment season for many people who get health insurance through their jobs. For those who are using Obamacare, enrollment for 2017 starts Nov. 1.
Arts & Entertainment
Musician Melissa Ruth from Oakland was hooked. Since she tried a 1958 Guild Freshman guitar at a music shop one day, she’s has been writing songs in her signature “doo-wop twang” genre, a mixture of country and blues.