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Dispute Ends with Suicide; OPB to Take Advantage of $15 Million Dollar From Private Placement; COVID-19; Show to Feature Novelli’s Crab and Seafood

Dispute Ends with Suicide A family dispute ended up in an apparent suicide in Mapleton on Saturday.  The Lane County Sheriffs Office responded to the report of a domestic dispute involving a firearm just before 8:30 Saturday evening in the 87000 block of Rice Road.  A caller stated that 28 […]

Some Businesses Succeed Despite Pandemic Florence businesses are reporting a better than normal September even in the midst of a pandemic that has caused many businesses to scramble for help and for supplies.  Jay Cable at the Bridgeport market and wine shop said that September surpassed even his September of […]

Lane County Recognizes Indigenous People’s Day; Hospitalization Surge for Lane County; LCSO Seeks Suspect; Kate Brown Updates Booster Info; Banner Artist Revealed

Lane County Recognizes Indigenous People’s Day The Lane County Board of Commissioners has declared the second Monday in October as indigenous people’s day.  Lane County board Chair Joe Berney says in spite of the information taught to us as children the continent was thriving with vibrant indigenous cultures long before […]