Terry Tollefson passed away just months after his son, Paul Tollefson, purchased back the restaurant his parents owned and expanded in Oakland. Now, the younger Tollefson is planning on opening the family business, Tolly’s, in all of its original glory by the middle of this month.
This November, residents of all the cities in Douglas County will choose their mayors and city councilors. In some cities, the familiar names of incumbents will fill the ballot, while in others voters will have some tough choices to make.
Roseburg’s been growing slow and steady since 2010, slower than most Oregon cities, but faster than most other cities within Douglas County.
SUTHERLIN — Last Monday, FFA chapters from around southern Oregon competed in a range of leadership development events such as parliamentary procedure, prepared public speaking, extemporaneous public speaking, creed speaking and job interviewing.
Pacific Power is blaming a cracked insulator for a power outage that knocked out power to more than 5,000 customers from Oakland to as far down as the outskirts of Wilbur.
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…
OAKLAND — With classic vintage clothing, jewelry, purses and more, Funky Antiques and Cindy’s Boutiques opened on Locust Street to become the only clothing store in Oakland.
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…