SUTHERLIN — The Sutherlin City Council continued the discussion of initiating a business registration process to keep track of new businesses in the area at its meeting Monday night.
DRAIN — On a day where baseball games across Douglas County were being rained out due to the persistent drizzle, the parking lot adjacent to North Douglas High School’s diamond was packed on Saturday.
SUTHERLIN — Most cities have business registration or license policies, so Sutherlin city councilors have set out to develop one of their own.
SUTHERLIN — Sutherlin has struggled to find volunteer firefighters to work in its nearly all-volunteer fire department these past two years, so it has come up with a solution: turn city staff into firefighters.
GLIDE — With names like snow queen, fairy slipper, prince’s pine and buttercup, a guided tour along the North Umpqua Trail east of Glide is like stepping into a fairy tale.
Not everyone has the time or physical ability to hike to distant fields to find many of Oregon’s native wildflowers. For them, there’s the Glide Wildflower Show.
Firefighters are on the scene of a two-alarm apartment fire near the intersection of West Second Avenue and Grant Street in Sutherlin on Saturday night.
GLIDE — After an hour of clever introductions, Dianne Muscarello, the master of ceremonies at the Glide First Citizen Celebration on Saturday, was tongue-tied when she received an award as one of two Glide First Citizens.
The Douglas County Library System will lose its official state recognition as a library after the county’s board of commissioners holds two public hearings, the last of which was at this Wednesday’s commisioner’s meeting.
YONCALLA — The Yoncalla School District’s board of directors held a work session Tuesday to look at architectural plans and to prioritize tasks associated with repairs at the high school.
Ten branches of the Douglas County Library spent their last days as county-run libraries this week. With a formal closure date of April 1, many were wrapping up operations at least temporarily by Thursday or Friday this week.
IDLEYLD PARK — Highway 138 east of Idleyld Park was opened to both lanes of traffic this morning, after a slide sent some massive rocks onto the roadway early Thursday morning, completely closing the highway.