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One by one, pickers and players from all over Oregon trickle into the Floral Building at the Douglas County Fairgrounds. One by one, they join a growing circle of pickers and strummers who are gathered in the round. Four chairs, five chairs, then all of a sudden, a dozen. As their circle gro…

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Since February 2007, the Humane Society Thrift Store has been serving the people of Roseburg. Now, those doors closed for the final time on May 19, 2022.

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MYRTLE CREEK — After outgrowing her rented booth space, Nicole Dodson looked to have a larger impact on the community by opening the Body Bar at a new location in Myrtle Creek.

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As the clouds parted and brilliant sunshine graced the National Cemetery at the Roseburg VA on Tuesday, Quilts for Valor members acknowledged two local veterans of World War II.

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TODAYOvereaters Anonymous — 5 p.m., First United Methodist Church Room 17, 1771 W. Harvard Ave., Roseburg. 541-637-8555.

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Early results indicate that Douglas County voters have rejected the push to join Idaho. As of 8:20 p.m., 15,200 votes were counted with 57.16% of the votes being against Measure 10-185 and 42.84% in favor.

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Today is the day. Oregon Primary Election Day is here. In Douglas County, voters will cast their ballots by 8 p.m. today for a number of candidates in statewide and local races, as well as five different measures ranging from school bonds to expanding the Idaho state border to include Dougla…

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End of life is something we’ll all face some day and the folks at Mercy Hospice are willing to hold our hand in the process. Not everyone is called to that service but those who are say they are richly rewarded.

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Today marks the traditional start to fire season in the Umpqua Basin. Extended rains and cooler overnight temperatures may push that day back this spring, but residents are still encouraged to make sure their homes have plenty of defensible space as fire season lurks around the bend.

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SUTHERLIN — Ospreys circled overhead and a rare break in the rain graced the Cooper Creek Reservoir as a group of roughly 50 mountain biking enthusiasts gathered near the dam for a celebration of the newly-completed trail.

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Following a three-decade run on the road, the Oregon Old-Time Fiddlers’ Association is returning to Douglas County to host its state convention. The event will be held May 19-21 at the Douglas County Fairgrounds.

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Perhaps it's time to consider planning a staycation? Gas prices across Oregon set new records Tuesday following a surge in the price of oil.