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Champion for Children

The Ford Family Foundation puts up pinwheels that represent the happy childhoods and bright futures that all children deserve on Thursday. The month of April

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Crazy About Cranes

There are many species at Wildlife Safari, however, the cranes are some of the most striking. Over 600 animals are inhabiting Wildlife Safari, and three

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Rising Star

Devree Guido is pictured in her formal wear for the Rising Star Competition.  Photo Courtesy of Jessica Guido Devree Guido is a fighter.  By the

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Return to Home

The kennels where stray dogs are kept, were empty on Wednesday due, in part, to the efforts of the Return to Home program. When pets

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Farm to School

The inside view of one of the many veggie-filled hoop houses at Norm Lehne Farms on Wednesday. Farm fresh fruits and veggies, delicious recipes, kitchen

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Baked by Bella

Bella Nielsen has been baking since she was 5 years old. Now, at 11, she has “Baked by Bella”, a business where she sells homemade

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K9 Love

Officer Chris Bonebrake and his K9 Axel playing tug-of-war on Feb. 4. Axel, an 8-year-old German Shepherd Dog, has served with the Roseburg Police Department

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Spotting the Station!

If you go outside in the evening and look up at the sky, you might be able to spot the International Space Station. From Roseburg,

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Rich with Roseburg History

The front view of the Floed-Lane House. The Floed-Lane House, located in downtown Roseburg, is a historical house. The house was bought by John and

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Out of the Ashes

The devastation at the Rock Creek Fish Hatchery in December 2020. Starting on Sept. 8, 2020, and contained on Nov. 16, the Archie Creek fire

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Reflection on 2020

This photo of my reflection in a bubble outside Fremont Middle School is one of my favorites. It was featured in my story, “Reflecting on

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Dinosaur Sighting!

If you watch closely while driving around mile marker 13 on Highway 138 East near Glide, you might catch a glimpse of a dinomite roadside

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Virtual Leadership Experience

On Wednesday, November 18th Oregon’s Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) attended the Fall Virtual Leadership Experience. This event was organized by TeamTri, GIANT, and

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World Prematurity Day

World Prematurity Day is observed on November 17th every year to expand awareness of preterm birth and the concerns of preterm babies and their families

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Land of Free Enterprise

“No economic system is perfect. But the American Free Enterprise system has empowered millions of people in the past. I know, because I saw it

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The Beat Goes On

Umpqua Valley Youth Orchestra’s founder, Kristin Parks, has been pursuing her passion of playing and teaching the violin since she was 5 years old. At

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Backyard Birdwatching

A black-capped chickadee, known as one of the happiest birds in the world, joyfully sits on a sunflower Monday in a Roseburg backyard. Now is

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Panda Party

Wildlife Safari is currently showcasing its newest residents with an exciting animal encounter! Village visitors can purchase the opportunity to hand feed the adorable red

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Devree Guido: Little But Fierce

Devree Guido, right, of Roseburg hanging out with Miss Douglas County’s Outstanding Teen, Olivia McCurdy, at last Sunday’s fundraiser at Umpqua Sand and Gravel.

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Putting the Fun into Functional

Attic transformed into practical learning space. Jill Kraack, former child development specialist for Fullerton IV Elementary School, has transformed her home’s attic into a virtual

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Learning from a Distance

And so the adventure begins! Comprehensive Distance Learning officially starts Tuesday for Roseburg Public Schools. There will be difficulties and victories for students of all

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Keep Calm and Ride On

Kaden Schlatter, 17, of Roseburg has a solid ride on Wrap It Up Ralph in Senior Bulls event on Sunday. The kids in the Northwest

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Kitten Season

Get out your umbrellas, because it’s raining kittens! Trina Wheeldon, volunteer coordinator of Saving Grace Pet Adoption Center, said, “In August, kitten season is still

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Cool in the Pool

Ellie Ketchum lives to swim! 11-year-old, Ellie started swimming with the Roseburg YMCA Swim Team (RYST) at age 7 and has competed in 30 swim

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For the Love of Dance

Madison Hoschouer will never miss a chance to dance! 12-year-old Madison has been dancing for 9 years and has performed in 26 dance recitals over

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Can’t Stop Story Time Story

Before Covid-19, Roseburg Public Library would hold storybook read alouds, but now they are bringing stories to you with “Story-Walk”. This walk begins at the

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Roseburg’s Treasure

Roseburg is extremely fortunate to have Osprey living in our town!  These majestic birds can be easily seen at two local locations. Recently, nestlings, or

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Whale of a Good Time!

Willie and Baby Whale are back! Children can, once again, enjoy the refreshment of spouting water from the blowholes of these iconic whales at River

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