ZIGZAG — Authorities say they are investigating whether an adult female cougar they killed at the site of a fatal attack on a human is the same animal that killed the 55-year-old hiker.
The Douglas County Board of Commissioners Wednesday voted unanimously to place a Second Amendment Preservation Ordinance on the ballot in November.
Rep. Gary Leif, R-Roseburg, was sworn in as representative for House District 2 Wednesday afternoon at the state capitol in Salem.
BANDON — A woman should take the state Senate seat that was until recently held by Jeff Kruse, a man accused of sexually harassing his colleagues in Salem, according to the two male contenders for the Democratic nomination.
Dallas Heard doesn’t want your vote in the House District 2 race, even though his name remains on the May 15 Republican primary ballot.
Commissioners from three counties voted unanimously Monday morning to appoint Douglas County Commissioner Gary Leif as the interim representative for House District 2.
Republican precinct committee persons voted Saturday to nominate Douglas County Commissioner Gary Leif to fill the House District 2 seat recently vacated by Dallas Heard.
Now that Dallas Heard has made the switch from the House to the Senate, the appointment process is about to start all over again to fill Heard’s former House seat.
Douglas County Commissioner Tim Freeman has collected $43,790 in campaign contributions so far this year, while his nearest competitor, Brandy Stone, has collected about 1.5 percent of that.