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Local & Regional City of Roseburg mulls moratorium on marijuana dispensaries City of Roseburg mulls moratorium on marijuana dispensaries
The City of Roseburg placed a one-year moratorium on pot dispensaries in back in March. In a meeting last Monday (Aug. 25), city council discussed land use issues and agreed upon six or seven locations where a medical marijuana dispensary could be located within city limits.
Local & Regional Two die when motorcycle collides with pickup on Hwy 138
Two people riding a Harley Davidson died Sunday afternoon when their motorcycle collided with a pickup truck on Highway 138E near Steamboat Creek. State Police closed the highway at milepost 39, about 22 miles east of Glide for over 6 hours while crews cleared the highway and investigated the crash.
Local & Regional Agency to release extra water for Klamath salmon Agency to release extra water for Klamath salmon
A federal agency has decided to boost releases of cool clean water into Northern California's Klamath River to prevent a repeat of the 2002 fish kill that left tens of thousands of adult salmon dead.
Local & Regional Missing, endangered teen found safe in Salem Missing, endangered teen found safe in Salem (Photo Gallery)
Salem police say citizens spotted 15-year-old Bethany Desanto in the area of Portland Road N.E. and Hayesville Drive N.E. at about 8:20 p.m. Wednesday night. Bethany was taken into protective custody and then returned to the custody of the Department of Human Services.