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Douglas County hosts largest Labrador retriever event in US

Oct. 17, 2018 1:43 PM EDT

ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — Hundreds of Labrador retrievers from all over the nation are descending on Douglas County this week for the largest retriever competition in the U.S. The News-Review reports Wednesday that the only state not represented among the 658 dogs attending this year's Master National AKC...

Stepfather charged with rape, sodomy of girl, 12

Sep. 28, 2018 6:14 PM EDT

GLIDE, Ore. (AP) — A groundskeeper at the Glide School District has been charged with the rape, sodomy and sexual abuse of his 12-year-old stepdaughter. A probable cause affidavit alleges 42-year-old Jamie Todd Adams began abusing the girl after the family moved to southern Oregon from California a year...

Umpqua National Forest campground closes due to vandalism

Sep. 8, 2018 5:27 PM EDT

ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — The U.S. Forest Service has closed Lake in the Woods campground in western Oregon more than a month early because someone damaged the tube used to collect camping fees. The News-Review reports in a story on Friday that people can still walk to the campground in the Umpqua National...

Oregon county gets new morgue years after mass shooting

Aug. 26, 2018 5:41 PM EDT

ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — A rural southern Oregon county has a new morgue facility, three years after its two-body capacity became an issue following a mass shooting at the local community college. The News-Review reports that Douglas County's new morgue in Roseburg has expanded its capacity for investigating...