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  1. State of Oregon drops idea of selling Elliott State ForestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    This undated file photo provided by the Oregon Department of Forestry shows a stand of trees on the Elliott State Forest north of Coos Bay, Ore. Since the forest turned from a revenue producer for the Oregon Common School fund to a liability due to environmental litigation, the Oregon Department of State Lands is considering selling all or part of the forest.


  2. Ruptured pipe installed incorrectly years ago, Reedsport officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    A ruptured pipe meant no running water for parts of Reedsport Friday. After an outdated pipe broke Wednesday morning crews went to work to keep water running for the Thanksgiving holiday.


  3. Missing Coos Bay man found dead at motorcycle crash sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    A Coos Bay man missing since last Friday was found dead next to his motorcycle Thursday afternoon along Highway 38, about 12 miles east of Reedsport. Family said 59-year-old John Ambrosini set off September 26 on a motorcycle ride to Roseburg.


  4. Reedsport chainsaw carvings now displayed year roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    Anyone driving through the western Douglas County town of Reedsport will now know why it's been dubbed 'the Chainsaw Carving Capital of Oregon.' City streets are usually lined with winning carvings just before the annual chainsaw carving competition in June, but because the carvings along the road have become such a hit with drawing people to the community, they will now be displayed year round.


  5. Semi trailer dangles off Hwy 38 bridge after crash near ReedsportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    Authorities say a driver has been cited after a truck hauling lumber products crashed at an Umpqua River bridge in southern Oregon, leaving the truck trailer hanging over the bridge railing above the waterway. The spokesman says 54-year-old Brian J. Neeley of Sheridan was cited for careless driving and failing to drive within a lane.


  6. Toxic blue-green algae found in Tenmile LakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    A health advisory is in effect for the Tenmile Lakes south of Reedsport after the Oregon Health Authority reported high levels of toxic blue-green algae in the water. The Oregon Health Authority said exposure can cause numbness, tingling and dizziness that can lead to difficulty breathing or heart problems.


  7. DA: Officers justified in shooting death of drunk convicted murdererRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    Law enforcement officers were justified in using deadly force against an drunk convicted murderer who fired a gun at officers in a Reedsport trailer park July 17, a grand jury decided.


  8. Reedsport man dead after gunfight with policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    The man shot in a gunfight with police last Thursday died three days later from his injuries, Oregon State Police said.


  9. Reedsport 'Do Gooder' challenges community to do betterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    Jerry Clark is known as the "Do Gooder" around town. The retired veteran rides around on his trike and picks up litter while wearing a "Do Good" vest.


  10. Suspect shot in exchange of gunfire with police in ReedsportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    An armed man suffered a gunshot wound in an exchange of gunfire with police Thursday, Oregon State Police said.


  11. Dirt bike crash kills Reedsport man near Loon Lake on July 4Read the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    A man died July 4 when he crashed an off-road motorcycle near Loon Lake, the Douglas County Sheriff's Office said.


  12. Police: Fatal crash into Umpqua River east of ReedsportRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    At least one person was dead Wednesday after a car crashed into the Umpqua River along Highway 38, about 6 miles east of Reedsport.


  13. Broken pipe leaks raw sewage near city parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    A broken pipe leaked raw sewage near Bicentennial Park in Reedsport. The spill was discovered on June 4. Once the city found the broken pipe, crews were able to repair it and prevent further contamination.


  14. Start your chainsaws: Reedsport welcomes carvers to competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    A record number of carvers from around the world have started carving their masterpieces at the Chainsaw Carving Championships.


  15. School bus crashes into guardrail along cliff above riverRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    A school bus crashed into a guardrail above a steep cliff above the Umpqua River along Highway 38 on Tuesday afternoon, Oregon State Police said.


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