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Man Arrested For Unlawful Use Of Weapon

Coos County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a call about a dispute between two neighbors over one neighbor’s dogs allegedly killing another’s sheep in the Ridge Road area, north of North Bend. During the investigation police was learned that 55-year-old Adam Hecht, had confronted his neighbor, 77-year-old Fred Joseph Miller at his house with [...]


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Elliott State Forest Alternatives Project

There will be a special meeting of the State Land Board on Wednesday, October 8th, to hear comments from the public regarding ownership and management of the Elliott State Forest. In recent years, revenues from the Elliott State Forest, a land asset of the Common School Fund, have been curtailed because of Endangered Species Act litigation. [...]


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Southwestern Oregon Community College Receives $2.4 Million Grant to Support Career Training Programs

The U.S. Department of Labor has awarded Southwestern Oregon Community College (SWOCC) a $2.4 million grant to expand specialized technical training for careers in the health care and natural resources industries. It’s the only such grant awarded to a college in Oregon.   The Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training Grant Program (TAACCCT) supports education [...]


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Highway 38 Motorcycle Fatal Victim Identified as John Ambrosini

Oregon State Police (OSP) is continuing the investigation into a fatal motorcycle crash reported Thursday afternoon off Highway 38 about twelve miles east of Reedsport. The victim’s name and additional information is released in this update.   On October 2, 2014 at approximately 2:57 p.m., OSP, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office and local emergency responders were notified [...]


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Fatal Motorcycle Crash Near Reedsport

Oregon State Police are continuing their investigation into a fatal crash reported on the afternoon of October 2nd. The preliminary investigation indicates that OSP and the Douglas County Sheriff’s office were notified of the discovery of a man lying next to a motorcycle off an embankment along the north side of Highway 38, twelve miles [...]