Amy Sutten-Schattenkerk will not be able to make it to her fundraiser on Sunday, but she’s OK with that. She’s going to be breathing a lot easier, because the Douglas County woman finally has a pair of new lungs.
WINCHESTER — Obstacle course racing, swimming and hiking were the best activities available to Winchester and Green elementary school students during Friday’s field day at Umpqua Community College, at least that’s what they told The News-Review.
The Douglas Public Health Network has confirmed two cases of pertussis, also known as whooping cough, at North Douglas Elementary School.
Hundreds of students opted to walk or bike to Green, Hucrest and Eastwood elementary schools Wednesday morning as part of National Walk and Bike to School Day.
Most of the world is coffee obsessed. Especially during the dark, winter months, coffee seems to keep pouring until lunch time, and then starts pouring again for that late afternoon pick-me-up. However, a large percentage of American coffee drinkers prefer just a little coffee on the side of…
A recent interview on Talking Health on KQEN focused on one local family that gives financially to the community to support projects, to children’s health programs and are supporters of the Mercy Foundation’s Festival of Trees that just completed its 24th year on Dec. 3.