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.
GLIDE — About 200 people attended a community meeting in Glide on Tuesday night to listen to fire officials talk about the Umpqua North Complex fires, and to give residents of the area a chance to ask questions about the progress, evacuations, road closures and other topics.
OAKLAND — A Portland architecture firm recommended replacing Oakland High School and upgrading several other local schools during a facilities assessment released Wednesday.
ELKTON — The Labor Day weekend in Elkton means the celebration of Fort Umpqua Days, and the colorful and historic past of the region.
The city of Sutherlin received word from State Librarian MaryKay Dahlgreen last week that its library has received public library status. The designation means that Sutherlin will be able to apply for state grants, including a Ready to Read grant that could fund early literacy and summer rea…
Canyonville Community Library will likely reopen next month. The exact date hasn’t been firmed up yet, but will probably either be Aug. 14 or 21.
The Sutherlin Friends of the Library will be having an end-of-the-month book sale from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, July 28, in the lobby of the Sutherlin C. Giles Memorial Library.
SUTHERLIN — Major construction on Central Avenue, the main road cutting through Sutherlin’s core, was originally slated to start Wednesday. But construction has yet to start.