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Missing Father & Daughter, Aug. 14

ROSEBURG, Ore. - The Douglas County Sheriff's Office is currently seeking information into the whereabouts of a missing Roseburg man and his 2 year-old daughter.  29 year-old Sean Michael Moss and hi...
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Sentenced for Owning a Machine Gun, Aug. 14

EUGENE, Ore.—Michael James Friesen, 33, of Prineville, Oregon, was sentenced today to 18 months in federal prison and three years’ supervised release for conspiracy to transfer and unlawful possession of a mac...
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Cause of Otis Cafe Fire Determined, Aug. 14

An investigation of the July 4 fire that destroyed the Otis Cafe, outside of Lincoln City, has determined the cause to be spontaneous combustion of kitchen waste. Multiple agencies collaborated for the fire in...
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Oregon Historic Quarterly will be honored, Aug. 14

Portland, OR – The Oregon Historical Society (OHS) is proud to announce that the Oregon Historical Quarterly is the recipient of an American Association for State and Local History (AASLH) Award of Excellence ...
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Recreational Use Advisory Upper Klamath Lake, Aug. 14

The Oregon Health Authority updated a recreational use health advisory today for Upper Klamath Lake due to the presence of a cyanobacterial (harmful algae) bloom and cyanotoxins (harmful algae toxins) above re...
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Health Advisory Lake Billy Chinook, Aug. 14

The Oregon Health Authority is reminding the public that a precautionary recreational use health advisory for the 2019 cyanobacterial (harmful algal) bloom season remains in effect for Lake Billy Chinook due t...
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Walker Appointed Permanent Director DSL, Aug. 14

SALEM, Ore. – The State Land Board today voted to make Vicki Walker the permanent director of the Oregon Department of State Lands. The action appointed Walker to a four-year term, retroactively effective from...
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Mingus Park Pond Construction Activity, Aug. 14

On Wednesday, August 14, 2019 exploratory borings will be drilled at four locations around Mingus Pond.  This work is part of the preliminary investigation required to design fishing piers at these locati...