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Douglas County, Ore. – Douglas County Commissioners Tim Freeman, Chris Boice and Tom Kress were honored to issue a proclamation recognizing March 2022 as Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month during their weekly business meeting on Wednesday, March 16, 2022. The proclamation shines a spotlight on the amazing individuals, families and agencies here in Douglas County who […]

Douglas County, Ore. – Douglas County Commissioner Tim Freeman, Commissioner Chris Boice and Commissioner Tom Kress issued a proclamation in honor of Human Trafficking Prevention Month during the Weekly Business Meeting on Wednesday, January 12, 2022. The proclamation was issued in order to bring about awareness that human trafficking is a modern form of slavery, […]

Douglas County, Ore. – After joining other counties in sending a number of letters to Oregon Governor Brown in the past regarding COVID-19 mandates due to risk levels, Douglas County Commissioners have drafted and sent their own letter. This time, to confront ‘enhanced’ unemployment benefits the county commissioners believe, if ended will encourage people to […]

(Douglas County, Ore.) As you embark on your Memorial Day weekend adventures, the Douglas County Board of Commissioners are very excited to announce that they have decided to eliminate the day use parking fees at all Douglas County operated Parks starting tomorrow, Friday, May 28, 2021. The change comes ahead of schedule, as the Douglas […]

UPDATED: hospitalized count was incomplete at the time this update was posted. Douglas County, Ore. – Douglas County health officials report, as of 12:00 pm, Monday, January 25, 2021, there are twenty-one new people with positive test results and three new presumptive cases to report since Sunday’s noon case update. The total number of cases […]

Douglas County, Ore. – The Douglas County Board of Commissioners have announced that they have awarded and distributed the $1,470,000 in grant funds from the Douglas County COVID-19 Business Grant Program to 103 small local businesses.  The 1.47 million in grant funds were part of the Federal CARES Act Coronavirus Business Relief Fund that the […]

Douglas County, Ore – The county of Douglas County announced Commissioner Tim Freeman has been re-elected for a fifth term as the President of the Association of O&C Counties (AOCC). The AOCC unanimously re-elected its leaders for 2021 at the AOCC annual virtual meeting held on Friday, December 11, 2020. In addition to Commissioner Freeman, […]