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.
With just seven weeks to go before Douglas County government pulls its funding from its small town branch libraries, city governments and library supporters are scrambling to determine their future.
The Douglas County Board of Commissioners is accepting applications for five positions on the newly formed Coastal County Museum Advisory Committee.
With opportunities for fishing, dune riding, and visiting the ocean and local restaurants, the Southern Oregon coast has much to offer. Travel Oregon is planning to work with community members and stakeholders to develop ways to promote those attractions to tourists through Oregon’s Rural To…
Update: At approximately 9:10 a.m., the Douglas County Sheriff's Office reported the outage had been fixed and that 911 service lines are operating normally.
REEDSPORT — While pedaling along Highway 101, cyclists can take a break at the new Reedsport Cycle Stop, where they can rest, tune up their bikes and visit the local shops.
REEDSPORT — A 1915 Smith & Watson steam donkey was used for logging in the Reedsport and Winchester Bay area until 1937. It was left in a creek at the bottom of a ravine until 1994, when a team of retired loggers hauled it out to be displayed in town.
REEDSPORT— More than 5,000 spectators came out to watch carvers compete in the 17th annual Oregon Divisional Chainsaw Carving Championship in Reedsport last weekend.
REEDSPORT — Dragons, bears and wolves emerge out of simple blocks of wood as their sawdust-covered creators compete in the 17th annual Oregon Divisional Chainsaw Carving Championship.