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Editorial: Roses & a tear
ROSE Santa Claus rides again Russell Burton needs a pillow to fill out his Santa suit, which is probably one reason the 79-year-old can still lead the Unorganized South County Toy Run.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
KCBY-TV Coos Bay
South Coast to wake up with snow
With a Winter Storm Warning going into effect in our area, be prepared to wake up Friday morning with snow on the ground.
Police Log: Driver hits waterline in Canyonville
These logs are the highlights of initial emergency calls and reports to the Douglas County Dispatch Center.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Editorial: Long-awaited Wyden timber plan disappointing
It's too bad it's taken almost the entire year since Wyden became chairman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee before producing a bill, because it doesn't look favorable for Douglas County.
Neighbors: Russell Burton of Myrtle Creek makes annual ride as Santa
Colleen Burton helps husband Russell Burton get into character as Santa Claus which includes using a pillow to pad his belly at their Myrtle Creek home Nov. 27. Colleen Burton helps husband Russell Burton get into character as Santa Claus which includes using a pillow to pad his belly at their Myrtle Creek home Nov. 27. Santa Claus doesn't always ... (more)
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Umpqua Valley Farmers Market appears to flourish indoors
Linnea Marie Farms owners Jim and Joni Leet of Melrose talk Saturday with Carol Andersch and her granddaughter, 10-year-old Alyssa Andersch, both of Roseburg, at the Umpqua Valley Farmers Market at Phoenix Charter School.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Police Log: Nov. 29, 2013
Police logs were unavailable from the Douglas County Sheriff's Office today. ARRESTS The News-Review publishes the names of individuals who have been arrested on suspicion of at least one felony charge or three misdemeanors or a combination of felony and misdemeanor charges.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Feature Photos: a pre-Thanksgiving feast
Angie Frost of Riddle enjoys a holiday meal Wednesday with granddaughter Kayleigh Frost, 1, also of Riddle, during a pre-Thanksgiving dinner provided by Hillside Christian Church at the Riddle Community Center.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
BLM sets temporary closure on forestland east of Myrtle Creek
The Bureau of Land Management plans to close to the public 2,167 acres of forest east of Myrtle Creek to minimize conflicts between contractors and timber sale protestors while the area is being logged.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Douglas County sites accept surplus medications
The goal is to prevent drugs from being taken by teens or others who may use them for purposes other than what the prescriber intended.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Second candidate under 30 emerges in District 2 race
Whether supporting a Republican or Democrat in the May primary, Oregon House District 2 voters could choose a candidate under 30 when they cast their ballots.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Wildflowers Preschool in Southeast Portland is Oregon's first 5-star preschool
Heidi Donahue, director and lead teacher at Wildflower Preschool, helps children observe a butterfly spawned by caterpillars the class also observed.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Two more men charged in man's murder
Two more men face murder charges in the death of 57-year-old William Joe Bruton, bringing to 5 the number of people charged in his October 20 death.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Chamber Corner: Music, Halloween events a success; Christmas activities next
Thanks again to The News-Review staff and in particular, Craig Reed, features editor, for keeping this column going in the weekly "Money Monday" issues.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Myrtle Creek kids pours cocoa, cider for a good cause
From left, Mason Johnson, 5, Gracie Baldwin, 9, Grace Johnson, 8, and Daisy Johnson try to drum up business for their cider and cocoa stand on Main Street in Myrtle Creek Saturday.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Affidavit: Plot to grab medical pot led to killing
Investigators say in court documents that a plot to steal medical marijuana led to the killing of a man Oct. 20 in Douglas County.