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The Oakland Transfer Station has changed its schedule in response to requests from community members, according to a press release from the Solid Waste Division of Douglas County Public Works.

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Oakland has some great things to report as we say goodbye to 2017 and welcome in 2018. Oakland Economic Development just elected a new board: returning President Kristopher Tripp, Vice President Shelly Funk, Secretary Jane Knowlton and Treasurer Doug Foust. New and increased membership has p…

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In the end, this seemingly invincible Oregon Heritage Tree, having endured the tests of time for 250 years, could not survive a Saturday morning.

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As summer turns the corner we look back to the successful events of Oakland’s hottest season, literally! Thanks to the Turkey Tracks Quilters for presenting a great Quilt Show for 2017. The indoor venues were pleasant and attendance was up from the last show. It takes a lot of coordination f…

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Tami Jo and Barry Braz have lived on their 50-acre property in Oakland for 30 years, where they have transformed timber-less, unproductive land into an ever-growing tree farm through three afforestation projects.

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OAKLAND — A team of visitors with backgrounds in small business, tourism, real estate and downtown revitalization came to Oakland in late November to spend the day exploring the town and stopping by local businesses for the first time.