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Gardiner Sanitary recall petition approved BY THOMAS MORIARTY The Umpqua Post

GARDINER — Twelve. That’s the number of signatures it took to recall the five-member board of the Gardiner Sanitary District in one of the strangest recall attempts in local history. Douglas County Clerk Patricia Hitt confirmed Thursday that the

county had approved a petition to recall Dennis Conger, Catherine Kent, Charlotte Hinshaw, Jackie Deggman and Marc Fullhart. The recall effort has been spearheaded by business owner Mack Holman, who has cited turbulent negotiations with the city of Reedsport and a lack of transparency in contracts as motivating factors.

The district has also been under pressure from the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality over a leaking sewage pipe that runs beneath the Umpqua River to the Reedsport treatment plant. The Gardiner board had attempted to buy the former International Paper property for the construction of its own treat-

ment facility, but eventually abandoned those plans as a condition of more than $2 million in state grants to repair the leaky sewage line. Jeff Doty, director of elections for Douglas County, explained that the low number of signatures needed was based on the number of people who voted for governor in the district during the last elec-

tion in which a governor was elected. “That starts a five-day period, day one being (Friday, May 9) where the public officer can resign or file a justification — their side of the story,” Doty said. “The third option is for them to do nothing.” If board members file state-

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By Thomas Moriarty, The Umpqua Post

A Bureau of Land Management ranger walks past rows of rhododendron plants Saturday afternoon at the O. Howard Hinsdale Woodland Garden near Reedsport. The gardens, part of an estate once owned by the Hinsdale family across state Highway 38 from the Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area, are only open for a select number of weekends this year. The federal agency and a group called Friends of Hinsdale Garden are working on converting the property into a recreational day-use area.

Beauty of the Hinsdale Garden on display again BY THOMAS MORIARTY The Umpqua Post

REEDSPORT — Mother’s Day weekend gave South Coast residents and tourists alike a rare chance to see one of the area’s best-kept horticultural secrets. Thanks to Friends of Hinsdale Garden, rhododendron fans were able to get a firsthand look at the O.H. Hinsdale Woodland Garden, which is only being opened a few weekends this year. A wealthy businessman with pioneer roots, Hinsdale began populating the estate’s garden with rare rhododendron species during the 1940s.

Visitors stroll through the acres of gardens at the O.H. Hinsdale Woodland Garden, taking in the many variety of rhodedendrons surrounding the old house.

The garden sits on Spruce Ranch Island on the Umpqua River, just across state Highway 38 from the Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area outside of Reedsport. The Bureau of Land Management, which also operates the elk viewing area, bought the property from the Hinsdale family in the mid-’90s. BLM Field Manager Todd Buchholz said the agency plans to turn the garden into a recreational day-use area, but will have to tear down the dilapidated home to do that. The garden will next be open for visitors May 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Buses to the garden depart from the nearby elk viewing area every half-hour.

Crowd keeps cracking at Lakeside Crawdad Festival A pile of empty crawdad shells grows on a picnic table at Lakeside County Park grows as visitors to the Lakeside Crawdad Festival devour the creatures en masse Sunday afternoon. Organizers flew in more than 1,000 pounds of the freshwater crustaceans for the annual event, which drew visitors from throughout the region over Mother’s Day weekend.

By Thomas Moriarty, The Umpqua Post

Budget increase for services for special needs students BY THOMAS MORIARTY The Umpqua Post

REEDSPORT — Increased services for special needs students and a shift in funding for athletic equipment are among the changes in the new Reedsport school budget. The Reedsport School District Budget Committee approved the $12,567,906 budget during its May 7 meeting. One of the new additions is a Life Skills program within the district itself. Special needs students in the district previously had to travel to the Coos Bay-North Bend area to participate in the classes under the South Coast ESD. Now, the district will now contract with the ESD to provide those services directly. Board member Joe Coyne asked Superintendent Jim Thomas what it will take to get the new Life Skills program up and running.

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“The space and the amount of accommodations (needed) is going to be minimal,” Thomas said. The committee also reallocated existing funds to help pay for football helmet inspections. Athletic Director Carey Jones said that football coaching staff had been paying for state-required inspections out of their own pockets. The board voted to transfer $1,500 from the out-of-area activities fund to cover the cost. Coyne voted against the transfer, only because of his position that a transfer of existing funds within the district didn’t need official approval. At Coyne’s request, the budget also included language stating that strong consideration be given to allocating any additional outside funds to arts and music.


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A peek into the economic future of the South Coast BY CHELSEA DAVIS The Umpqua Post

COOS BAY — If the Jordan Cove Energy Project comes, analysts predict a multimillion-dollar spending snowball descending on the county. Chuck Deister, Jordan Cove’s labor liaison and state lobbyist, spoke at the Bay Area Chamber of Commerce’s luncheon Wednesday at the Mill Casino-Hotel. He said the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s draft Environmental Impact Statement is expected “any day now.” The draft EIS is a big step in the liquefied natural gas facility’s permitting process. “We are looking more likely than we have over the last 10 years we’ve been at this of going into construction right about a year from now,” Deister said. It’s estimated construction on the $7.5 billion proj-

ect ($6 billion for the LNG terminal and $1.5 billion for the pipeline) would take until second quarter 2019. During those four years, Coos County would feel a huge impact from the population and spending influx. “It sounds like we could get squashed in all this if we’re not prepared,” a woman called out during the chamber luncheon. “Are we behind the curve preparing for this?” The short answer, Deister said, is “no.” “But we want you to start thinking now,” he said. “You won’t see the bulk of the workers until 2016 or 2017. You’re going to have some time to get used to it.” At peak construction, there will be 2,100 people working on the LNG facility and another 1,400 working on the pipeline. Over the entire construction period, that’s an average of 930 working on the LNG facility and 837 working on the pipeline.

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Direct spending Directly benefited sector Gas stations Other services Motor vehicle and parts sales Dining Apparel, general, specialty retail Entertainment and recreation Health care and social assistance Household purchases Health and personal care stores Accommodations Air travel Grocery Educational services Direct spending Indirect spending Total with economic multiplier

And each of those workers will make around $96,000 a year, which means huge spending potential in North Bend, Coos Bay and the surrounding county. E.D. Hovee & Company LLC, an economic and development consulting firm out of Vancouver, Wash., provides impact evaluations for natural gas, biofuel and wind projects throughout the Pacific Northwest. The firm analyzed Jordan Cove’s potential impact in a study last year. Analysts used spending pattern data from the U.S. Census Bureau’s Economic Census, Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Consumer Expenditure Survey, and modeling data from IMPLAN. For the county as a whole, they estimate a $142 million direct spending impact during those four years of construction. That includes $71 million in North Bend alone. Throughout the county, analysts expect workers will spend tens of millions of dollars on gas, cars and car parts, dining, apparel and other retail, entertainment and recreation, health care and social assistance, and more. By the end of construction, that’s nearly $205 million spent in the county, including indirect spending. About 32 percent of Jordan Cove’s workforce will come from the South Coast, according to discussions with local labor unions, Deister said. The rest will be pulled from throughout the Pacific Northwest. Once the facility is up and running, 150 people will have permanent jobs at the terminal and pipeline. Their average annual wage is expected to be $75,000 to $80,000, plus benefits. Jordan Cove will also pay for 51 indirect jobs (sheriff’s deputies, firefighters, tug-

North Bend $10,851,000 $7,955,000 $6,175,000 $9,522,000 $9,166,000 $4,808,000 $2,897,000 $4,583,000 $3,680,000 $1,986,000 $4,668,000 $3,198,000 $1,821,000 $71,310,000

Coos County $19,729,000 $17,677,000 $17,644,000 $17,313,000 $14,102,000 $13,738,000 $11,586,000 $7,051,000 $5,661,000 $4,965,000 $4,668,000 $4,568,000 $3,641,000 $142,343,000 $62,631,000 $204,974,000

boat crews and emergency planners). The biggest concerns at Wednesday’s chamber luncheon revolved around impact to the local housing market, U.S. Highway 101 traffic and dredging. FERC requires Jordan Cove to provide housing so as not to disrupt the local housing market, which led to the company’s decision to build a workforce camp on the Al Pierce property under the McCullough Bridge. That proposal is currently under consideration. The company also wants to add as little traffic to the highway as possible. The company will put a turning signal at the highway’s intersection with TransPacific Highway to manage traffic flow, but they don’t want their workers driving to work every day. “They will be on buses (from the workforce camp),” he said. “We’re also looking at water taxis and we’re looking at buying some passenger rail cars on the rail line.” He also said dredging the channel for incoming LNG tankers is not required. Their drafts are shallow enough, he said, that additional dredging won’t be necessary. Construction workers typically don’t bring their families to live with them, so there will be little to no impact on schools, he said. “A good chunk of the labor force will show up with their own RVs or fifth wheels, as much as 25 percent,” he said. “The rest of the labor force leave their families in wherever they’re from — Eugene, Salem, Portland, Vancouver. We’re not anticipating a flood of kids that will need to be absorbed into the school districts.” Reporter Chelsea Davis can be reached at 541-2691222, ext. 239, or by email at chelsea.davis@theworldlink.com. Follow her on Twitter: @ChelseaLeeDavis.

Ladies of Elks award scholarships, grants The Florence Lodge No. 1858 Ladies of Elks has announced the winners of their 2014 scholarship awards and vocational grants. Scholarships of $2,000 have been awarded to Cody Burkhart of Siuslaw High School and Justice Thoms of Mapleton High School. Lara Zetzsche of Reedsport Community Charter High School, a 2013 recipient, has been awarded $1,200 to assist her in continuing her studies at Willamette University. Haden Sams and Katie Wall of Reedsport will each receive vocational grants of $1,000 to support their enrollment in certificate programs focused on specific career goals; Katie in nursing and Haden at VOLTA Lineman College.

Monday, May 5 ■ 8:19 a.m., civil complaint, 100 block of River Bend Road, Reedsport. Caller reported neighbors are destroying her property. ■ 8:56 a.m., burglary, 2000 block of Cedar Street, Reedsport. Caller reported his home was burglarized while he was out of town. ■ 3:57 p.m., fire, Greenwood Avenue, Reedsport. A firefighter reported seeing a large amount of smoke coming from inside a residence at the location. He extinguished the fire himself. Tuesday, May 6 ■ 1:58 a.m., disturbance, 2200 block of Arthur Drive, Reedsport. Dispatchers took a 911 call of a disturbance on Arthur Drive. Police found the man responsible in another area and arrested him for disorderly conduct and resisting arrest. ■ 1:26 p.m., harassment, 1400 block of Hawthorne Avenue, Reedsport. Caller reported that her neighbor keeps harassing her about her dogs. Thursday, May 8 ■ 4:43 p.m., welfare check, 1400 block of Highway Avenue, Reedsport. A caller reported seeing a woman at the Umpqua Shopping Center in need of help, and requested

police check on her. Friday, May 9 ■ 2:44 a.m., suspicious circumstances, 100 block of River Bend Road, Reedsport. 911 dispatchers took a report that someone was following a man in the area. No further information given. ■ 6:06 p.m., drug law violation, North Seventh Street, Reedsport. An officer discovered methamphetamine during a consent search. No further information given. ■ 7:18 p.m., non-injury traffic crash, U.S. Highway 101, Gardiner. Dispatchers took a report of a vehicle going over the embankment. Both police and fire personnel responded and took the occupants to the hospital for examination. ■ 11:46 p.m., argument, 800 block of Doyle Street, Reedsport. Caller reported an argument at the location. Saturday, May 10 ■ 12:26 p.m., suspicious circumstances, 1400 block of U.S. Highway 101, Reedsport. Caller reported suspicious circumstances with medication. No further information given. ■ 11:07 p.m., disturbance, Frontage Road, Reedsport. Caller reported loud music being played in the area, but it stopped prior to the responding officer’s arrival.

TIDES - Umpqua River Entrance Thursday, May 15 - Wednesday, May 21 HIGH TIDE Date May 15 May 16 May 17 May 18 May 19 May 20 May 21

A.M. Time 4:42 5:29 6:26 7:35 8:50 10:04 11:11

Ft. 5.8 5.4 5.0 4.7 4.6 4.7 4.9

P.M. Time 6:30 7:18 8:08 8:56 9:41 10:25 11:08

Ft. 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.5 5.9 6.3 6.7

LOW TIDE Date May 15 May 16 May 17 May 18 May 19 May 20 May 21

A.M. Time 11:49 12:02 1:04 2:13 3:21 4:22 5:15

Ft. 0.1 2.6 2.5 2.3 1.9 1.3 0.6

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LOCAL Community Calendar

OBITUARIES Joanne M. Moore Dec. 17, 1927 - May 2, 2014

Joanne M. Moore, age 86, of Eugene passed into God's hands from natural causes May 2, 2014. Joanne was born on Dec. 17, 1927, to Sarah and Edwin Hasbrouck in Westport, Wash. She married Jimmie Lee Moore in 1957 and travelled until Jim’s retirement from the United States Navy. The two spent many of their retired years in Winchester Bay. Joanne cared deeply for her family, friends and beloved dog Daisy. Joanne Moore Joanne enjoyed puzzles, card games, crafting, painting, and gardening. She is survived by a sister, Bobby Stevens, of Spokane, Wash.; brother, Jerry Wolfe, of Vancouver, Wash.; daughter Candace Odegard of Eugene; son Joseph Collings of La Marque, TX; four grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her wonderful husband; eight siblings; and daughter Carolyn Moore. A private service will be held and a Moore family burial at the Roseburg National Cemetery will follow in upcoming months. Sign the online guestbook at www.theworldlink.com.

May 14

AARP Food Pantry — 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Henderson Park, Reedsport. ■ Exercise class — 1 p.m., Covenant United Methodist Church, 3520 Frontage Road, Reedsport. ■ Gardiner Sanitary District budget committee — 5:30 p.m., Gardiner Fire Hall, 208 Marsh Street. Gardiner. The meeting precedes the regular board meeting at 6:30 p.m., which will include the third meeting of the district’s rate study. ■ Bingo — 6:30 p.m., Lakeside Lions Hall, 890 Bowron Road. Doors open at 5 p.m. ■ Sing-along — 7-8 p.m., Covenant United Methodist Church, 3520 Frontage Road.

dren. ■ Oregon Old Time Fiddlers, District 5 — 1-3 p.m. with jam afterward, Winchester Bay Community Center, 635 Broadway Ave., Winchester Bay. 541-759-3419. ■ Dancing Under the Big Top — 2 p.m., Pacific Auditorium, Reedsport. Danncers ages 2 to teen.

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Wednesday ■ Douglas County Board of Commissioners — 9 a.m., Douglas County Courthouse, room 216 1036 SE Douglas Ave., Roseburg. ■ Preschool Story Time — 11 a.m., Reedsport Branch Library, 395 Winchester Ave., Reedsport. ■ Soup’s On — noon, Covenant United Methodist Church, 3520 Frontage Road, Reedsport. Free lunch open to the public. ■ Bingo — 1-3 p.m., Lower Umpqua Senior Center, 460 Winchester Ave., Reedsport. ■ Project Blessing Food giveaway — 1-3 p.m., Old fire hall in Lions Park. The giveaway is open to everyone. ■ Reedsport Community Charter School Board — 6 p.m., Braves Center, Reedsport Community Charter School, 2260 Longwood Drive; regular meeting.

AA women’s meeting — 10-11 a.m., United Presbyterian Church, 2360 Longwood Drive. Use High Street entrance. 541361-6152 for information.

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Reedsport Chamber — 7:30 a.m. at Reedsport City Hall, 451 Winchester Ave., Reedsport. ■ Rotary — 11:45 a.m., Bedrock’s Pizza, 2165 Winchester Ave. (Hwy 101), Reedsport. ■

Breakfast Feast — 7 to 10 a.m., Winchester Bay Community Center, 635 Broadway Ave., Winchester Bay. Sausage biscuits and gravy, scrambled eggs and all-you-caneat pancakes. $6 adults. $4 chil-

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Wiley W. Files — 90, of Coos Bay, formerly of Reedsport, passed away May 3, 2014, in Coos Bay. Arrangements are pending with Nelson’s Bay Area Mortuary, 541-267-4216. David “Bud” B. Young — 87, of Reedsport, died May 12, 2014 in Reedsport. Arrangements are pending with Dunes Memorial Chapel, 541-271-2822.

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Overeaters Anonymous — 4-5 p.m., United Presbyterian Church, 2360 Longwood Drive. ■ Entertainment Night — 6:30 p.m., Covenant United Methodist Church, 3520 Frontage Road. ■

Wednesday Parks and Beautification Committee — 3 p.m.,City Hall Conference Room, 451 Winchester Ave., Reedsport. ■ Reedsport School District Board — 6:30 p.m., Reedsport School District office, 100 Ranch Road; regular meeting. ■ Port of Umpqua Board — 7 p.m., Port of Umpqua annex, 1841 Winchester Ave., Reedsport; regular meeting. ■

May 22

SAFE Drug/alcohol recovery support group — 6:30 a.m., Highlands Baptist Church, 2500 Longwood Drive. ■ Instructor available at the Computer Learning Center — 9 a.m., Covenant United Methodist Church, 3520 Frontage Road. ■ Al-Anon meeting — 10 a.m., United Presbyterian Church, 2360 Longwood Drive. ■ Exercise class — 10 a.m., Covenant United Methodist Church, 3520 Frontage Road. ■

Thursday ■ Reedsport Chamber — 7:30 a.m. at Reedsport City Hall, 451 Winchester Ave., Reedsport.

May 23 Friday 5th Street Farmers Market opens ■ AA women’s meeting — 10-11 a.m., United Presbyterian Church, 2360 Longwood Drive. Use High Street entrance. 541361-6152 for information. ■

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Roger Monta Imbler, 87, of Reedsport died Thursday, April 24, 2014, at his home with Ada by his side following a brief illness. Private cremation rites have been held. Roger was born Jan. 30, 1927, in Walker, to Monta and Bertha Moden Imbler. He was raised and educated in Oregon, following his education he served in the U.S. Coast Guard from 1944 to 1946. Roger was married to Barbara Imbler, they raised two children. She preceded him in death. Roger worked as the service manager for Holiday Trailer Sales for more than 15 years, having retired in 1976. He lived in LaPine before moving to Reedsport in 1997. Among his personal interests he enjoyed eating at the local restaurants, canning his own jelly and jam, and playing Rumi-cube with Ada. Roger is survived by his loving companion, Ada Belkema; son, Monta Imbler of Tenino, Wash.; daughter, Virginia Imbler of Montrose, Colo.; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his two sisters, Evelyn Cole and Irene Stanblaugh. Arrangements are under the direction of Dunes Memorial Chapel, 541-2712822. Sign the guestbook at www.theworldlink.com.

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Fifteen reasons to support Hartman Top 15 reasons to support Roger Hartman for assessor. 1. Roger is not a career politician nor will he become one. 2. Roger believes in open and transparent government. He will restore the public access computers as soon as he takes office. 3. Roger believes that his job as a public servant will be to serve the public in their best interests. 4. Roger is knowledgeable about the statutes dealing with assessment and will follow their intent. 5. Roger understands the market dictates values and he won’t artificially inflate values. He will be unbiased and equitable in valuation. 6. Roger understands the legislatively created appeal process and his record on representing taxpayers in appeals reflects such. 7. Roger believes that tax exempt organizations are just that “Tax Exempt” and will not expend limited resources trying to disqualify well established exempt organizations. 8. Roger opposes using

County Counsel against the taxpayers in property tax appeals. 9. Roger will give you a straight up accurate answer regarding your property values and will have an open door policy. 10. Roger will treat the public as well as his staff with respect and dignity. 11. Roger will honor public information requests and not waste the District Attorney’s resources ordering him to comply with the request. 12. Roger will reduce the need for BOPTA appeals because he will not purposely overvalue property. 13. Roger will not create fictitious or non-existent personal property values to exceed the exemption amount of $16,000, as is happening now to MANY business owners. 14. Roger will not cause frivolous liens to be placed against taxpayers. 15. Roger stands on his past performance as a successful private sector business owner, developer and contractor. Vote Roger Hartman for Assessor and let him get it

right the first time! Larry Saccato Roseburg

Assessor’s race lost in distractions This assessor’s race is disturbing me. Will the outcome be determined over whether two computers ought to be available for the public or not? Will it be determined over issues in the last campaign? Are these issues relevant now or are they distractions? I am more concerned about other questions now. Can a newcomer really come in and lower everyone’s taxes? Does it really work that way? And if it does, what are the consequences? For example, if we all paid 25 percent less property taxes, doesn’t it follow that the county must shrink its services by about the same amount? What services do we want less of? Law enforcement? Courts? Parks? Health? Social Services? Building? Planning? Public Works? Library? Clerical? Museum? Juvenile? The present assessed values of my own two proper-

ties are reasonably aligned with current market values. I like living in Douglas County and I am thankful for its strong infrastructure. I see nothing to be gained, but plenty to be potentially lost, by changing assessors. Jon Riggs Roseburg BY JOHN MCDONALD Guest columnist On the flag flap In response to the recennt article about the flag flap in Winchester Bay, I would like to add the following. The gaff staff on any flag pole so equipped, is called The Point of Honor. It has been so for centuries and continues to be so today. I assume that it is The Point of Honor because the National Ensign always flew over the Place of Command on a ship. The Place of Command on every sailing ship has always been the quarter deck, which is located aft and under the gaff staff, hence the positioning of the National Ensign at the Point of Honor on the gaff. The positioning of all other flags is also ordained by tradition. For example when in a foreign port, the host country’s

SEE LETTERS, PAGE A5

Primary election wrapping up We are in the closing days of this election cycle. Ballots for the May primary election will be counted on Tuesday, May 20. If you don’t have your ballot yet, and you think you should have one, absolutely and quickly contact the Douglas County Elections Office at 541-440-4252, or toll free at 800-224-1619. To be counted, your completed ballot must be received at the Elections office by 8 p.m. on May 20. Postmarks don’t count, so don’t mail your ballot unless there is ample time for the postal service to do their job. If you are one of the many voters who hold their ballot until the end of the election cycle, there are many locations across the county where you can drop your completed ballot. These are listed in the Voters’ Pamphlet and at http://bit.ly/1mPASdy. This is a significant election. The results will have a lasting impact. At the county level, the county surveyor and county assessor will be elected. The winners of these races will

administer important functions for four years, beginning in January 2015. Serving the same term, a new county commissioner will be selected, or if no candidate gets more than 50 perTHE COUNTY cent of the vote, the SCENE top two vote getters will advance to a run-off in November. The citizens of Sutherlin are voting on a two measures, to decide if Fire Susan Morgan District 2 will conDouglas County tinue to provide them Commissioner with structural firefighting services, and how they will pay for those services. The citizens of Reedsport are facing a federally mandated (read: expensive) re-certification of their levy system. The levy system protects much of low lying Reedsport (including the downtown areas) from flooding. Re-certification is critical to keep insurance rates affordable

and continue permitting development in those areas. Citizens are voting on a on a financing measure that will pay for the recertification. We will also be choosing the Republicans and Democrats who will run in November to represent us in the Legislature and Congress. It is gratifying to see the many citizens who are taking the time to learn about their candidates and measures. This verifies Thomas Jefferson’s thoughts in 1789, during the first years of our nation, when he wrote: “It is to me a new and consolatory proof that wherever the people are well-informed they can be trusted with their own government; that whenever things get so far wrong as to attract their notice, they may be relied upon to set them to rights.” Susan always welcomes your questions or comments. Please contact her by email at morgan@co.douglas.or.us; by mail at Douglas County Courthouse, Room 217, 1036 SE Douglas, Roseburg, OR 97470; or by phone at 541-440-4201.

What is a primary care home? BY SHERI AASEN AND DR . JANET PATIN

the patient, are the most important member of your care team, and that you ultiLower Umpqua Hospital mately make the choices and take the responsibility for Dunes Family Health your health and Care is pleased to be wellness. DFHC is recognized as a THE CHANGING here to support Patient-Centered that! FACE Primary Care Home It takes a village at the highest level. to raise a village, You might be asking, and the best care “What is a Primary includes not just the Care Home?” doctor and patient, Patient-centered but the clinic and primary care homes community, as well. focus on you, the A patient-centered patient, and are comOF HEALTH primary care home CARE mitted to providing shares responsibilicomprehensive and ty and coordinates coordinated care. DFHC is continually striving your care within your care to improve our ability to pro- team, working together to achieve the triple aim of betvide you with the compreter health outcomes, better hensive care you need, when patient experience of care, you need it. and lower cost. We help you navigate the Communication is key, and health care system to get the primary care homes connect appropriate and best care you to the resources you possible. We work with the need – counseling, dietary community to improve popinformation, and communiulation health over time. ty activities. Primary care And we recognize that you,

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homes partner with the health care neighborhood to educate and support patients, connect to activities in the community that promote health, and actively engage patients in their own care. DFHC is working closely with the high-quality medical resources right here in our own community. These resources include internal medicine physicians, general and orthopedic surgeons, cardiologists, ophthalmologists, obstetric and gynecological care, ear nose and throat specialists, podiatry and mental health services. In addition, our local hospital offers laboratory, radiological, physical and occupational therapy, nutritional training, and other services. We are fortunate to have these services right here in Reedsport! DFHC is pleased to work with this group of professionals to provide care for you here at home. You may have seen the recent information distributed regarding the physicians providing these services – what an impressive group of professionals we have here to assist your primary care home with your care. Primary care homes are accountable to the state and federal governments for quality measures. None of this would be possible without an electronic medical record, which DFHC began using in October 2012. You may have noticed that your medication refills are being completed in a timelier manner than they have in the past, or that your provider can easily see what happened when you went to OHSU or a Peace Health facility outside our community. The electronic record used by DFHC allows us to share information easily with other facilities, under-

stand our population better, and to keep track of things so that your needs do not fall through the cracks. Primary care homes place an emphasis on prevention, and you will see more information on screening to catch problems early, vaccinations and promoting healthy choices. There is an emphasis on accessibility and expanded hours. DFHC has been open Saturday mornings from 9 a.m. to noon since we opened in 1977. We also have appointments available most days until 5:30 p.m. DFHC has added new providers, Beki Gray, Family Nurse Practitioner, and Louise LeDuc, MD, who are working closely with Drs. Harris, Lion, Patin, and Petrofes to assist you in your care and to work with you towards better health. With the electronic health record fully implemented at DFHC, we will soon be offering you the opportunity to view your medical information from your own computer through MyChart. MyChart offers you personalized and secure on-line access to portions of your medical records. It will enable you to securely use the Internet to help manage and receive information about your health. With MyChart you will be able to communicate securely with DFHC, see your test results, request prescription renewals, view your recent visit information and keep track of your health. If you choose to participate, you will be issued a MyChart activation code and instructions which will enable you to create your personal MyChart login ID and password. Stay tuned for this next step in promoting a healthier community!

With Memorial Day nearly upon us, I think it’s important to remember why we set aside the last Monday of May to remember DOUGLAS the men COUNTY and VETERANS’ women VIEWPOINT who died while in military service. The United States Department of Veterans Affairs website includes the holiday’s history. “Three years after the Civil War ended, on May 5, 1868, the head of an organization of Union veterans – the Grand Army of the Republic – established Decoration Day as a time for the nation to decorate the graves of the war dead with flowers. Maj. Gen. John A. Logan declared that Declaration Day should be observed on May 30. The first large observance was held that year at Arlington National Cemetery, across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C. “It was not until after World War I, however, that the day was expanded to honor those who have died in all American wars. In 1971, Memorial Day was declared a national holiday by an act of Congress, though it is still often called Decoration Day.” The United States Census Bureau estimates that more than 330,000 veterans live in Oregon, and nearly 14,000 veterans live in Douglas County. Whether you’re a veteran, family member or supporter, you will be pleased to know that in addition to the ceremony and parade in Reedsport I mentioned in my last column, many other communities will be observing Memorial Day. Dirk Kruysman kindly shared information about Roseburg’s Memorial Day ceremony, which begins at 11 a.m. on Monday, May 26 at the National Cemetery Annex on the VA Campus. This will be followed by a picnic at the Stewart Park Pavilion for veterans and their families. The onehour ceremony will feature a flag ceremony by the American Women Veterans Association, laying of wreaths, and speeches by veterans. Donations for the ceremony and picnic are being accepted. For more information, or to make a

donation, contact Lloyd Kesterson at 541-672-2874. "Memorial Day is a good way to remember those who have passed away, those who have served in peace and war," Kruysman said. Jim Horton, USAF (Ret.), VFW District 9 Commander, provided me with a flyer promoting Sutherlin’s Memorial Day event at 11 a.m. Friday, May 30 in front of the Memorial Wall at Central Park. A 1015-minute ceremony will be followed by a picnic. For more information contact Darlene and Dutch Daniels at 541-459-3247 or 541530-2354. “Memorial Day is important,” said Horton. “You look at all the veterans who came before you, and Memorial Day is a way to honor and respect those who came before us and remind us of what they gave up. It’s a sign of appreciation and respect of what they gave and what it means to be a veteran.” The Glide community hosts “A Matter of Honor – Lest We Forget” on Memorial Day. The event starts at 10 a.m. at the Glide Community Center, 20062 N. Umpqua Highway. Veterans’ names will be read during the ceremony. The public is encouraged to attend. Refreshments will be served. For more information contact Bill DeGroot at 541-505-6526. A Memorial Day breakfast at Myrtle Creek’s American Legion Post 123, 252 S. Pacific Highway, is for veterans and families. The breakfast is 8-10 a.m. and free for veterans. Donations will be accepted for other attendees. For more information contact Roy Brogden at 541-8633857. God bless our veterans and God bless America. If you have questions or have more information to share with Douglas County veterans, please email me at jd.mcdonald.jd@gmail.co m or call me at 541-5806178. John McDonald is a combat veteran with more than 15 years of military service. He currently serves in the Oregon National Guard. John is a member of the Douglas County Veterans Advisory Committee, the Patrick W. Kelley VFW Post 2468 and the Earle B. Stewart American Legion Post 16.

How to contact your legislators U.S. Senators Sen. Jeff Merkley (D) 107 Russell Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510 Phone: 202-224-3753 Fax: 202-228-3997 Website: http://merkley.senate.gov/contact Sen. Ron Wyden (D) 223 Dirkson Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510-0001 Phone: 202-224-5244 Fax: 202-228-2717 Website: http://wyden.senate.gov/contact U.S. Representative — Congressional District 4 Rep. Peter A. DeFazio (D) 2134 Rayburn House Office Building Washington, D.C. 20515-0001 Phone: 202-225-6416 Fax: 202-225-0032 Website: http://www.house.gov/formdefazio/contact.html State Senator — Senate District 5 Sen. Arnie Roblan (D) 900 Court St. NE, S-417 Salem, OR 97301 Phone: 503-986-1705 Fax: 541-267-5197 Email: sen.arnieroblan@state.or.us Website: http://www.leg.state.or.us/roblan State Representative — House District 9 Rep. Caddy McKeown (D) 900 Court St. NE, H-376 District office Salem, OR 97301 P.O. Box 1410 Phone: 503-986-1409 Coos Bay, OR 97420 541-267-6843 Fax: 503-986-1130 Email: rep.caddymckeown@state.or.us Website: http://www.leg.state.or.us/mckeown


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Don’t miss your chance to see Hinsdale Garden volunteer at the parking lot If you missed the and they’ll get you what you Mother’s Day tour of the need. Hinsdale Garden, another chance is at hand. Saturday, Love those rhodies? May 24, the garden will be Then get on your bad open to the public again motor scooter and between 10 a.m. ride! All the other and 2 p.m. There is WHAT’S UP floral enthusiasts no charge to tour are doing it – firthe garden, but a ing up the Harleys small donation for an annual trip wouldn’t be turned to Florence. down. The Friends This weekend is of Hinsdale Rhodie Fest, which Gardens use their means a big parade own money to on Saturday, a cool cover incidentals Nancie show and shine for and it would be nice H a m m o n d classic cars, and to have a small bit dozens and dozens of petty cash to of look-alike Dirty Dozen work with. actors. You’ll see the bikes The garden is certainly lined up on Main Street and popular! More than 200 in groups at parking lots all people turn out every time over town. the gate swings open. It’s just a spring tradiThere’s a reason: The place tion. Don’t be afraid. For is beautiful. And inspiring. the most part, the riders are A stroll around shows what just there for a good time care and thought was put into the labor of love, by the and they aren’t outlaw gang original owners of the hunt- dudes. Mostly middle-aged couples, as nearly as I’ve ing lodge, the Hinsdale ever been able to tell. An family. occasional rough-aroundWhen the Rhodies are in the-edges type will get into bloom, the huge clouds of a scuffle in a bar at night, color are eye-popping. And but that’s about it. the blooms are everywhere. It’s family fun all day The colorful spectacle long downtown Florence opens like the curtain going and along the parade route. up on the best show of the There’s a kiddy carnival, season at this time of the games and vendor booths. year. All the Rhodies come to life, with blossoms bigger At night the bars overflow with folks who came to rock than your head and in briland roll. liant, rich hues. The air is It’s not too late to enter a perfumed with the smell of float in the parade if you all the flowers and the very hurry. Call the Florence fragrant gigantic Magnolia. Chamber to sign up. A great When it rains, it actually way to road test that float smells even better. you’ve been working on for Bring along an umbrella, the Reedsport Memorial and plan a leisurely stroll. Day Parade. There are some new trails and benches this year to Memorial Day make visitors more comon the way fortable. Remember to stop first at the Dean Creek Elk Better get busy! The Viewing parking lot to catch Memorial Day parade is a ride. The bus runs every growing. It now includes a half-hour. There is a very patriotic costume contest small amount of parking at for kids. They’ll be judged the garden, but to use it for prizes before the parade you’ll need to be escorted then they can strut their star in, so stop at the parking spangled stuff on the route. area no matter what. It’s for On Sunday, May 25, emergency or the most in there will be a free dinner need of close access. It isn’t for veterans and their famisafe to pull in without a lies at the Presbyterian “reservation” so tell the Church. The fabulous feast

Letters FROM PAGE A4 national ensign is flown from the starboard yard arm. The top of the vertical mast is properly called the “truck” of the mast. As for what flies from the truck, it is often, as in the case of a merchant ship, the house flag, the flag of the company which owns the vessel. In any event, it is irrelevant to the discussion, because no matter what flag it is, or how high it flies above the national ensign, the truck is NOT the Point of Honor. The Point of Honor is on the gaff staff. This question has been an

issue in places other than Winchester Bay. A Florida yacht club raised a flag pole which had a gaff staff and the club properly placed our National Ensign at the gaff with the club’s burgee at the truck. Veteran’s groups protested vehemently. The dispute became so rancorous that it had to be finally settled by the Secretary of the United States Navy. In a letter, the Navy Secretary made it clear that the yacht club was indeed correct with their placement of the flags. Our National Ensign goes on the Point of Honor, the gaff staff. Next time you drive through North Bend, note the

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aith & Fellowship Worship Directory Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church 2160 Elm Avenue in Reedsport Sunday Worship Service............................ 10:30 am Sunday School............................................. 11:45 am Holy Communion on 1st & 3rd Sunday of each month. Pastor Quintin Cundiff  Office: 541-271-2633 Jan-Hill Preschool: 541-271-3936

is prepared by patriotic volunteers as a way of saying “thank you” to local veterans. The effort is led by Diane Essig, who will be cooking up her specialties for the third year. Pass it on! After dinner, get over to Pacific Auditorium for the Community Choir and sing-along. You’ll be amazed by the local talent, and here’s a chance to sing along from the audience. Everyone knows the words to the patriotic song list, and it just feels good to belt it out, so do it! On Monday, the Patriotic Parade will include Uncle Sam and Lady Liberty, along wth a passel of costumed kids decked out like famous patriots in history. There will also be music, cars, emergency vehicles, clubs, and maybe even horses! You can be part of things too. Fix up a float or create a costume, just do something to be part of things!

Or at least the region – tell everyone what you have to serve or to sell in the upcoming visitor guide produced by the Reedsport / Winchester Bay Chamber of Commerce. If you want an ad in the guide, the time is now to let us know. I’m also interested in good story ideas about little known things to do and see here. Remember, this is the only visitor guide that is ALL and ONLY about Reedsport and Winchester Bay. We want to tell everyone why this is the place to visit, before they get here. Think about what you love to do here and send me an email, will ya? To order up some advertising at incredibly low prices, email DeeDee at: ddmurphy16@charter.net, or me at: nanciehammond@charter.net and we’ll get things started. The Chamber picks up the bulk of the price so our members can afford to participate. We won’t be printing another one for at least three years, so if you’re thinking about it, do it!

three gaff-rigged flag poles that are placed proximate to where Sherman Avenue becomes one way. As often as I’ve been by them they have our National Ensign flying from the trucks of the poles. While some folks may find that gratifying, the fact is they are flying our National Ensign from a point other than The Point of Honor and as a consequence are showing dishonor to the flag. The Winchester Bay Rural Fire Protection District has hoisted all their flags to the proper positions on their flag pole. Eric Boe Winchester Bay

Monday Entertainment .............................. 6:30 pm Wednesday Soup’s On .................... Noon - 1:00 pm Thursday Sing -A-Long ..................... 7:00 - 8:00 pm Sunday Worship.............................................9:00 am Sunday Youth Program................. 10:30 - 11:00 am

Pastor Jim Ives  541-271-3771 Spend some quality family time together. Worship at the church of your choice. Our community has a number of churches and a variety of denominations for you and your family.

– Massage –

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Office Space Available for lease in the Port of Umpqua Business Center, 1877 Winchester Ave. (Hwy 101) in Reedsport. Several sizes to choose from. Call or stop by to see what we have to offer, 541-271-2232

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Sunday School................................................9:30 am Sunday Morning Worship ......................... 10:30 am Sunday Evening Worship ............................ 6:00 pm Wednesday Potluck Dinner ........................ 6:00 pm Wednesday Bible Study............................... 7:00 pm

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Reedsport Christian Church 2795 Frontage Road in Reedsport Sunday School................................................9:30 am Sunday Morning Worship ......................... 10:45 am Wednesday Bible Study............................... 6:30 pm

Pastor Bob Whitman 541-271-3756

2191 Birch in Reedsport Worship Service ............................................ 8:00 am Sunday School ...............................................9:30 am Second Worship Service ..............................9:30 am Third Worship Service................................ 11:00 am Senior Pastor Allen Chaney Associate Pastor & Youth Director Kristen Zetzsche (541) 271- 3928

United Presbyterian Church 2360 Longwood Dr. in Reedsport Sunday Adult Study ......................................9:30 am Sunday Worship.......................................... 11:00 am Wednesday Night Choir .............................. 7:30 pm

Pastor Dr. William Stevens 541-271-3214 churchoffice@reedsportpres.org www.reedsportpres.org

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P.O. Box 1316  7th and Broadway in Winchester Bay

541-271-2023

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Harbor Baptist Church

Reedsport Church of God 3520 Frontage Road

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COQUILLE 484 N. CENTRAL 541-396-3145

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Charge Nurse-LPN or RN: Full Time; Part Time available; On Call all shifts. Wage DOE-Benefit eligible positions include paid time off, health & dental insurance, flexible spending account and holiday pay. Job description will be reviewed by Supervisor at time of interview. Contact Human Resource Director @ 541-469-3111, x46905 for more information. Please apply online via website: www.good-sam.com. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

213 General NOW HIRING for all positions Edgewaters Restaurant, Bandon. Apply in person, 480 First St. SW. NOW HIRING for all positions Edgewaters Restaurant, Bandon. Apply in person, 480 First St. SW.

Dental Hygienist Dental Assistant Dental Office Floater FT - Reedsport, Clinic apply online at www.advantagedental.com.

Distribution Coordinator The World has an opening in our Circulation Department for a Distribution Coordinator. This is a Part-Time position working 20-29 hours per week as needed. Work schedules are variable with weekdays, holidays and weekends included. Candidate must be available by 9:45am Monday through Thursday and on Friday night/Saturday morning at about midnight. No Sunday or Friday daytime hours. The successful candidate will use company vehicle to deliver newspapers covering open carrier routes in any part of our delivery area. If a personal vehicle is used, mileage is paid in addition. Candidate will have additional duties assigned and be cross-trained for customer service duties to supplement staffing needs in the office. Must have excellent people skills and be customer service oriented with the ability to work independently as well as on a team. Previous newspaper delivery experience is helpful. Knowledge of the general geography of Coos Bay, North Bend, Charleston, Bandon, Port Orford, Powers, Myrtle Point, Coquille, Hauser, Lakeside, and Reedsport area is desired. This position requires tenacity, consistency, good judgment, quick decision making and solid interpersonal skills. As part of Lee Enterprises, The World offers excellent earnings potential and some part-time benefits, along with a professional and comfortable work environment focused on growth opportunities for employees. Apply online at www.theworldlink.com/workherePost offer drug screen and background/DMV check required

$12.00 $12.00 FIELD AUDITOR COOS BAY $17.00 At Charter, we are a growing and dynamic $7+ billion Fortune 500 organization with 17,000 employees strong. The Field Auditor is responsible for performing field audits for unauthorized connections and reporting safety violations. This entry level position identifies and disconnects any unauthorized connections according to company guidelines /requirements, maintains system security by auditing locking mechanisms on associated enclosures and reporting damaged equipment in accordance with local guidelines, audits drops as necessary to conform to quality and safety control guidelines. This position will travel (including during inclement weather) to and from assigned territories and company facilities. The successful candidate will have a current valid drivers’ license, satisfactory motor vehicle report (as they will be operating a company vehicle), be able to climb poles, work aloft, carry, climb and operate extension ladders, and work near electric and other power lines. For full job description and to apply, please go to our website. www.charter.com/careers Charter is proud to be a drug free Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V

215 Sales ProBuild is seeking an experienced

Inside Sales Rep. for our location at 1221 N. Bayshore Dr, Coos Bay, OR 97420. You will be responsible for sales & customer service activities to retail & contractor customers, utilizing knowledge of sales techniques & industry knowledge. If interested, apply online at http://www.probuild.com/careers & search by keyword 022783. EOE.

Care Giving 225 227 Elderly Care HARMONY HOMECARE “Quality Caregivers provide Assisted living in your home”. 541-260-1788 ISENBURG CAREGIVING SERVICE. Do you need help in your home? We provide home care as efficiently and cost-effective as possible. Coquille - Coos Bay - Bandon. Lilo Isenburg, 541-396-6041.

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Rod’s Landscape Maintenance Gutter Cleaning, Pressure Washing, Tree Trimming, Trash Hauling and more! Lic. #7884 Visa/MC accepted 541-404-0107 SOUTH COAST LANDSCAPE MAINTENANCE for your everyday lawn care needs. #10646.Call Chris @541-404-0106

Real Estate 500 501 Commercial PUBLISHER’S NOTICE All real estate advertising in this newspaper is subject to the Fair Housing Act which makes it illegal to advertise “any preference, limitations or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin, or an intention, to make any such preference, limitation or discrimination.” Familial status includes children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custodians, pregnant women and people securing custody of children under 18. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspaper are available on an equal opportunity basis. To complain of discrimination call HUD toll-free at 1-800-669-9777. The toll-free telephone number for the hearing impaired is 1-800-927-9275.

SE Alaska Logging Company looking for Skilled Grader Operator & Hvy Diesel Mechanic w/tools. $19/H+DOE, Overtime, Housing Available. 907-225-2180

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504 Homes for Sale House For Sale: Coos Bay 3 bed 1 bath on corner lot, Appliances included, new flooring, cupboard and kitchen counter, plus much more. $119,000 OBO - OWC with best offer. Call 541-297-4750

For Sale: 1896 Smith & Barnes Cabinet Grand Piano. $300.00

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1 Bedroom Apt with large back patio in quiet complex. W/D on site. W/S/G pd. NO pets/smoking. $410 per mo. plus $350 dep. 541-271-0457

North Bend One bedroom close to shopping & schools. W/G included. No pets/smoking. $505/$400 dep. 1189 Virginia #3 541-267-0125 or 541-297-6752

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754 Garage Sales Coos Bay Estate Sale.

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981 Fulton Ave. off Morrison. Whole house, Jewelry, Chairs, New sofa, Beds, Furiture, Garden, China cabinets, Case & Cuckoo Clock, Kitchen. Sat & Sun 8-5 Sun most 1/2 price @ noon. See photos on Facebook, White Raven Estate Sale.

Good 6 lines -5 days $45.00

Better 6 lines - 10 days i $55.00

Best (includes boxing) 6 lines - 20 days $69.95 All ads will appear in The World, Bandon Western World, Umpqua Post, The World link, theworldlink.com and Smart Mobile.

Call: 541-756-6838

710 Miscellaneous WANTED: All or any unwanted scrap metal items whatsoever. Free pick-up. Open 7 days. 541-297-0271.

604 Homes Unfurnished 2 Rentals Homes 1 CB 1 NB Clean, & Newly Painted, W/D Hook ups. No pet/smoking 2 bed $795 / $850 + deposit. 541-297-3638 4 bed 1.5 bath (or 2 bed w/den & office) in warm, sunny Coquille. Beautiful, private back yard w/sun deck.$850.email: info@coquillehouse.com Great House Remodeled lg. 3 bedroom 1 bath plus lg family room & deck, North Bend, pets if approved, $985 plus deposit 541-756-1829 Quiet NB older 1 bedroom, + loft, + basement. Laundry hookups, good location, close to shopping. Water paid. $600/mo., first, last + deposit. 541-267-3704 or 541-756-3600.

Recreation/ Sports 725 728 Camping/Fishing Folding crab traps, 50’ rope, buoy and bait hook. 541-888-3648 $26.00

729 Exercise Equipment Marcy classic exercise, good starter set, all accessories, best offer, never used!!New $140. 541-271-0874

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Agness Community Garage Sale & Farm Girl Funk Spring tag sale plus Agness Library Fry Bread Fund Raiser May 17th 9-4pm pick up maps at Cougar Ln. Store & Agness RV Park. All in Agness, Or. Ansama Property Hwy 38 Some furniture & household; mostly rusted vehicles & equipment. No Early Birds Cash Only Must Remove Item Same Day Parking Very Limited Coos Bay - Garage Sale Antiques, furniture and miscellaneous household items. Fri & Sat 9-4 1626 Cottonwood Ave. EMMANUEL EPISCOPAL CHURCH RUMMAGE SALE 4th & Highland Street, Coos Bay. Friday, May 16th- 9am-2pm Saturday May17th- 9am-1pm Lakeside: Garage Sale - Antigues 1926 Treadle Singer Sewing Machine, 1930 Radio w/tubes, dishes, fishing poles. All quality condition. Fri & Sat 9-4 630 Woodland St.

756 Wood/Heating 50 Bags of American Best Wood pellets u-haul $4.00 per bag. call: 541-396-5478

751 Antiques Price lowered by half for Ocean View Burial lots. Call 360-989-0816 for details.

Reedsport - Ranch Road 1480 sq ft 3 Bed/2 Bath, Living Rm & Den w/ wood stove, 2/3 Acre-Nice View, Easy Yard, Garage w/ RV Parking, Fenced, Utility Rm w/ W/D $950/Mo Call (503) 266-1293 $950/month

Apartments: • 2 bed – Inc. WSG – newly renovated $535.00 – No pets • 1 bed – Inc. WSG + on site laundry – $500 + $540 dep. • 1 bed – Inc . Elec, W + S – $525 + $525 dep. • Studio – Inc. Elec. W + S – $425 + $425 dep. Homes: • 3 bed, 2 bath – $750 + $1000 dep. No pets.

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IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE STATE OF OREGON FOR THE COUNTY OF DOUGLAS PROBATE DEPARTMENT No. 14CV1409PB NOTICE TO INTERESTED PERSONS In the Matter of the Estate of ROBERT DERWOOD BOND, Deceased NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that SUSAN BERNADETTE THOMAS filed a Petition for Probate of Testate Estate and Appointment of Personal Representative in the estate of ROBERT DERWOOD BOND. All persons having claims against the estate are required to present them, with vouchers attached, to the undersigned, STEPHEN H. MILLER, PO BOX 5, REEDSPORT, OR 97467, within four months of the date of first publication of this notice, or the claims may be barred. All persons whose rights may be affected by the proceedings may obtain additional information from the records of the court, or the attorney, STEPHEN H. MILLER. Date of first publication: 30th day of April, 2014. /s/ Stephen H. Miller Stephen H. Miller, OSB #691189 shmiller@reedsportlaw.com PUBLISHED: Umpqua Post- April 30, May 07 and 14, 2014 (ID-20251606)

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Legals 100 Legal Notice Reedsport School District 105 Regular Board Meeting 2013-2014 Supplemental Budget The regular meeting of the Reedsport School District Board of Directors will be held on Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. in the Board Room of the Administrative Offices located at 100 Ranch Road in Reedsport, Oregon. A supplemental budget for the 2013-2014 fiscal year will be considered at the meeting.

TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE File No. 7883.20055 Reference is made to that certain trust deed made by Robert W. Marotz, an unmarried man and Jeffrey Marotz, a married man, as grantor, to Fidelity National Title Company of Oregon, A Oregon Corporation, as trustee, in favor of Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. as nominee for Peoples Bank, its successors and assigns, as beneficiary, dated 02/01/11, recorded 02/15/11, in the mortgage records of DOUGLAS County, Oregon, as 2011-003408 and subsequently assigned to Branch Banking and Trust Company by Assignment recorded as 2014-002785, covering the following described real property situated in said county and state, to wit: Lots 5 and 6 and the Westerly 10 feet of Lot 7, Block 7, Amended Plat of the Townsite of Sutherlin, Douglas County, Oregon. Less and excepting The Westerly 10 feet of Lot 5, Block 7, Amended Plat of the Townsite of Sutherlin, Douglas County, Oregon. Note; this legal description was created prior to January 1, 2008. Note; this legal description was created prior to January 1, 2008. PROPERTY ADDRESS: 160 E FIFTH AVE SUTHERLIN, OR 97479 Both the beneficiary and the trustee have elected to sell the real property to satisfy the obligations secured by the trust deed and a notice of default has been recorded pursuant to Oregon Revised Statutes 86.735(3); the default for which the foreclosure is made is grantor’s failure to pay when due the following sums: monthly payments of $1,092.67 beginning 05/01/12 and $1,094.74 beginning 4/1/2013; plus late charges of $43.71 each month beginning 05/16/12; plus prior accrued late charges of $0.04; plus advances of $2,923.50 that represents previous foreclosure fees and costs and property inspections; together with title expense, costs, trustee’s fees and attorney’s fees incurred herein by reason of said default; any further sums advanced by the beneficiary for the protection of the above described real property and its interest therein; and prepayment penalties/premiums, if applicable. By reason of said default the beneficiary has declared all sums owing on the obligation secured by the trust deed immediately due and payable, said sums being the following, to wit: $156,609.16 with interest thereon at the rate of 4.75 percent per annum beginning 04/01/12; plus late charges of $43.71 each month beginning 05/16/12 until paid; plus prior accrued late charges of $0.04; plus advances of $2,923.50 that represents previous foreclosure fees and costs and property inspections; together with title expense, costs, trustee’s fees and attorneys fees incurred herein by reason of said default; any further sums advanced by the beneficiary for the protection of the above described real property and its interest therein; and prepayment penalties/premiums, if applicable. WHEREFORE, notice hereby is given that the undersigned trustee will on August 5, 2014 at the hour of 10:00 o’clock, A.M. in accord with the standard of time established by ORS 187.110, at the following place: inside the main lobby of the Douglas County Courthouse, 1036 SE Douglas, in the City of Roseburg, County of DOUG-

LAS, State of Oregon, sell at public auction to the highest bidder for cash the interest in the described real property which the grantor had or had power to convey at the time of the execution by grantor of the trust deed, together with any interest which the grantor or grantor’s successors in interest acquired after the execution of the trust deed, to satisfy the foregoing obligations thereby secured and the costs and expenses of sale, including a reasonable charge by the trustee. Notice is further given that for reinstatement or payoff quotes requested pursuant to ORS 86.757 and 86.759 must be timely communicated in a written request that complies with that statute addressed to the trustee’s “Urgent Request Desk� either by personal delivery to the trustee’s physical offices (call for address) or by first class, certified mail, return receipt requested, addressed to the trustee’s post office box address set forth in this notice. Due to potential conflicts with federal law, persons having no record legal or equitable interest in the subject property will only receive information concerning the lender’s estimated or actual bid. Lender bid information is also available at the trustee’s website, www.northwesttrustee.com. Notice is further given that any person named in ORS 86.753 has the right, at any time prior to five days before the date last set for the sale, to have this foreclosure proceeding dismissed and the trust deed reinstated by payment to the beneficiary of the entire amount then due (other than such portion of the principal as would not then be due had no default occurred) and by curing any other default complained of herein that is capable of being cured by tendering the performance required under the obligation or trust deed, and in addition to paying said sums or tendering the performance necessary to cure the default, by paying all costs and expenses actually incurred in enforcing the obligation and trust deed, together with trustee’s and attorney’s fees not exceeding the amounts provided by said ORS 86.753. Requests from persons named in ORS 86.753 for reinstatement quotes received less than six days prior to the date set for the trustee’s sale will be honored only at the discretion of the beneficiary or if required by the terms of the loan documents. In construing this notice, the singular includes the plural, the word “grantor� includes any successor in interest to the grantor as well as any other person owing an obligation, the performance of which is secured by said trust deed, and the words “trustee� and “beneficiary� include their respective successors in interest, if any. The trustee’s rules of auction may be accessed at www.northwesttrustee.com and are incorporated by this reference. You may also access sale status at www.northwesttrustee.com and www.USA-Foreclosure.com. For further information, please contact: Kathy Taggart Northwest Trustee Services, Inc. P.O. Box 997 Bellevue, WA 98009-0997 425-586-1900 MAROTZ, ROBERT W AND JEFFREY M (TS# 7883.20055) 1002.267093-File No. PUBLISHED: Umpqua Post- May 07, 14, 21 and 28, 2014 (ID-20251596) TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE File No. 7670.20106 Reference is made to that certain trust deed made by Thomaw W. Henson, as grantor, to Douglas County Title Company, as trustee, in favor of Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. solely as nominee for Umpqua Bank, its successors and assigns, as beneficiary, dated 10/11/06, recorded 10/17/06, in the mortgage records of Douglas County, Oregon, as 2006-025114 and subsequently assigned to Umpqua Bank by Assignment recorded as 2014000582, covering the following described real property situated in said county and state, to wit: Lot 8, Block 2, Deer Acres, Douglas County, Oregon, Excepting therefrom the following: Beginning at a point on the North line of Lot 9, Block 2, Deer Acres Subdivision, Douglas County, Oregon, from which point the Northeast corner of said lot bears South 59 degrees 48’08’’ East 302.85 feet; thence Westerly along said North line to the Northwest corner of said Lot 9; thence Northeasterly along the westerly line of Lot 8, Block 2, Deer Acres, Douglas County, Oregon, 14.08 feet to a point; thence South 45 degrees 12’11’’ East to the point of beginning. Also a portion of Lot 9, Block 2, Deer Acres, Douglas County, Oregon, and more particularly described as follows: Beginning at the Northeast corner of Lot 9, Block 2, Deer Acres, Douglas County, Oregon; thence following the North line of said Lot 9, North 59 degrees 48’08’’ West 302.85 feet to a point; thence leaving said North line, South 45 degrees 12’11’’ East 253.42 feet to a point on the East line of said Lot 9; thence following said East line of said Lot 9 North 72 degrees 14’57’’ East 86.02 feet to the point of beginning. PROPERTY ADDRESS: 585 Fawn Drive Roseburg, OR 97470-9448 Both the beneficiary and the trustee have elected to sell the real property to satisfy the obligations secured by the trust deed and a notice of default has been recorded pursuant to Oregon Revised Statutes 86.735(3); the default for which the foreclosure is made is grantor’s failure to pay when due the following sums: monthly payments of $1,270.00 beginning 08/01/13; and

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PUBLISHED: The Umpqua Post- May 14, 2014 (ID-20252535) IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE STATE OF OREGON FOR THE COUNTY OF DOUGLAS PROBATE DEPARTMENT No. 14CV1249PB NOTICE TO INTERESTED PERSONS In the Matter of the Estate of PAUL JOHN MURPHY, Deceased NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that DIANE QUIJADA filed a Petition for Probate of Intestate Estate and Appointment of Personal Representative in the estate of PAUL JOHN MURPHY. All persons having claims against the estate are required to present them, with vouchers attached, to the undersigned, STEPHEN H. MILLER, PO BOX 5, REEDSPORT, OR 97467, within four months of the date of first

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$1,286.96 beginning 12/01/2013; plus prior accrued late charges of $222.20; plus advances of $20.00; together with title expense, costs, trustee’s fees and attorney’s fees incurred herein by reason of said default; any further sums advanced by the beneficiary for the protection of the above described real property and its interest therein; and prepayment penalties/premiums, if applicable. By reason of said default the beneficiary has declared all sums owing on the obligation secured by the trust deed immediately due and payable, said sums being the following, to wit: $120,407.58 with interest thereon at the rate of 5.25 percent per annum beginning 07/01/13; plus prior accrued late charges of $222.20; plus advances of $20.00; together with title expense, costs, trustee’s fees and attorneys fees incurred herein by reason of said default; any further sums advanced by the beneficiary for the protection of the above described real property and its interest therein; and prepayment penalties/premiums, if applicable. WHEREFORE, notice hereby is given that the undersigned trustee will on July 25, 2014 at the hour of 10:00 o’clock, A.M. in accord with the standard of time established by ORS 187.110, at the following place: inside the main lobby of the Douglas County Courthouse, 1036 SE Douglas, in the City of Roseburg, County of Douglas, State of Oregon, sell at public auction to the highest bidder for cash the interest in the described real property which the grantor had or had power to convey at the time of the execution by grantor of the trust deed, together with any interest which the grantor or grantor’s successors in interest acquired after the execution of the trust deed, to satisfy the foregoing obligations thereby secured and the costs and expenses of sale, including a reasonable charge by the trustee. Notice is further given that for reinstatement or payoff quotes requested pursuant to ORS 86.757 and 86.759 must be timely communicated in a written request that complies with that statute addressed to the trustee’s “Urgent Request Desk� either by personal delivery to the trustee’s physical offices

(call for address) or by first class, certified mail, return receipt requested, addressed to the trustee’s post office box address set forth in this notice. Due to potential conflicts with federal law, persons having no record legal or equitable interest in the subject property will only receive information concerning the lender’s estimated or actual bid. Lender bid information is also available at the trustee’s website, www.northwesttrustee.com. Notice is further given that any person named in ORS 86.753 has the right, at any time prior to five days before the date last set for the sale, to have this foreclosure proceeding dismissed and the trust deed reinstated by payment to the beneficiary of the entire amount then due (other than such portion of the principal as would not then be due had no default occurred) and by curing any other default complained of herein that is capable of being cured by tendering the performance required under the obligation or trust deed, and in addition to paying said sums or tendering the performance necessary to cure the default, by paying all costs and expenses actually incurred in enforcing the obligation and trust deed, together with trustee’s and attorney’s fees not exceeding the amounts provided by said ORS 86.753. Requests from persons named in ORS 86.753 for reinstatement quotes received less than six days prior to the date set for the trustee’s sale will be honored only at the discretion of the beneficiary or if required by the terms of the loan documents. In construing this notice, the singular includes the plural, the word “grantor� includes any successor in interest to the grantor as well as any other person owing an obligation, the performance of which is secured by said trust deed, and the words “trustee� and “beneficiary� include their respective successors in interest, if any. The trustee’s rules of auction may be accessed at www.northwesttrustee.com and are incorporated by this reference. You may also access sale status at www.northwesttrustee.com and www.USA-Foreclosure.com. For further information, please contact: Nanci Lambert Northwest Trustee Ser-

vices, Inc. P.O. Box 997 Bellevue, WA 98009-0997 425-586-1900 Henson, Thomas W. (TS# 7670.20106) 1002.266489-File No. PUBLISHED: Umpqua Post- April 30, May 07, 14 and 21, 2014 (ID-20251140) NOTICE OF PORT OF UMPQUA BUDGET COMMITTEE MEETING A public meeting of the Budget Committee of the Port of Umpqua, Douglas County, State of Oregon, to discuss the budget for the fiscal year July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2015, will be held at 1841 Winchester Ave, Reedsport, OR 97467. The meeting will take place on Wednesday May 21, 2014 at 6:00 PM. The purpose of the meeting is to receive the budget message and to receive comment from the public on the budget. This is a public meeting where deliberation of the Budget Committee will take place. Any person may appear at the meeting and discuss the proposed programs with the Budget Committee. A copy of the budget document may be inspected or obtained on or after May 16, 2014 at the Port office 1877 Winchester Ave, Reedsport OR between the hours of 10:00 AM and 4:00 PM. This notice of budget committee meeting may also be found on the Port of Umpqua web site: portofumpqua.net PUBLISHED: Umpqua Post- April 30 and May 14, 2014 (ID-20251280)

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SALEM (AP) — An Oregon teenager accused of building bombs and plotting an attack on his high school in Albany plans to admit to the allegations in juvenile court on Monday, his lawyer said. Grant Acord, 17, will admit to six counts of manufacture of a destructive device and two counts of unlawful use of a weapon, defense attorney Jennifer Nash said. He’ll be sent the Oregon Youth Authority, which can hold him until his 25th birthday. In a deal with prosecutors, adult charges, which included attempted aggravated murder, will be dropped. Police arrested the By Thomas Moriarty, The Umpqua Post teenager last year after Retired sprint car driver Grant Garagnon explains track etiquette to students at Reedsport Community Charter School on April 30. Garagnon and his wife receiving a tip from a West have been taking their race car around the region to promote the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame Museum’s Stay in School program. Albany High School classmate. He wrote detailed plans to “shoot and throw bombs throughout the school” and then kill himself, authorities said. The plans, which includbers to the district board. FROM PAGE 1 ed a step-by-step itinerary Those three new memfor an attack, were written in evaded Coquille police earlier in the day. bers would, in turn, appoint THE UMPQUA POST notebooks that were found Board members The Coquille Police Department log lists hidden beneath the floortwo more. SCOTTSBURG — Douglas County sher- a pursuit beginning at 2:23 p.m. near the could escape recall “That’s at least how it’s boards in the teen’s bediff’s deputies arrested a 23-year-old Bend intersection of state Highway 42 and worked in the past,” he said. room, along with two pipe by resigning woman Sunday night after a pursuit and “Thankfully this is not an Southeast Sixth Street. bombs, two Molotov cockcrash on state Highway 38. everyday occurrence.” Douglas County deputies spotted the sil- tails and at least two Drano ments of justification or do Sarah Jane Hulgan is charged with unaubombs, police said last year. Reporter Thomas nothing, a recall election will ver 2008 Honda Accord near milepost 16 thorized use of a vehicle, attempt to elude, A detective wrote that the Moriarty can be reached at be scheduled within 35 days. just after 10:30 p.m. The driver didn’t pull 541-269-1222, ext. 240, or possession of a stolen vehicle, reckless driv- over when deputies tried to stop the car, and notebooks indicate Acord Doty said that if the “compares himself to both by email at thomas.moriar- ing, first-degree criminal mischief and driventire board resigns, the continued eastbound for about 5 miles until Eric Harris and Dylan ing while suspended. ty@theworldlink.com. Douglas County Board of it crashed near Weatherly Creek. According to the Douglas County Klebold,” the teenagers who Follow him on Twitter: Commissioners would have Deputies pulled Hulgan from the car and killed 13 people at Sheriff’s Office, the sequence of events to appoint three new mem@ThomasDMoriarty. took her to the county jail. leading to Hulgan’s arrest began when she Columbine High School .

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Reedsport’s baseball team is playing its best at the right time. The Braves got a huge win at Oakland on Monday, beating the Oakers 6-3 in a game originally scheduled for last Friday. That put the Braves in sole possession of second place, a game in front of Oakland at 7-3 in Class 2A1A District 4. Since Reedsport now owns the tiebreaker with the Oakers, the Braves could wrap up the No. 2 seed with either a win over Glendale on Tuesday (results weren’t available by press time) or a win at home over Yoncalla in the regularseason finale on Friday. While that doesn’t guarantee a playoff spot, since the league only gets two this spring, it gives the Braves an advantage. If the Oakers finish third, they will have to survive a game at home against either the fourth- or fifth-place team to be able to challenge the Braves for second. The game between Reedsport and the other team that survives the league playoffs would be played at the home field of league champion Umpqua Valley Christian, who would face the winner of the Reedsport game for the league’s top seed to state. Reedsport’s win over

Spots at the state meet will be on the line for Reedsport’s track athletes as they compete in the district meet at Oakland on Saturday. The top two finishers in each event qualify for the state meet, and Reedsport coach Matt Smart has high hopes for a number of his athletes. “I’m very hopeful we’ll do well,” Smart said. “I have several kids I think have a great chance to reach their goals.” Leading the way is sophomore Mike Mitchell, the defending Class 2A high jump champion. Mitchell is seeded first in both the high jump and long jump and also is one of the league’s top sprinters. Pole vaulters Hayden Hinshaw and Tragen Smart have the top two marks in the district. Hinshaw is the defending state champion, but has had to work to stay eligible, Matt Smart said. Four athletes lead Reedsport’s girls squad — sprinters Kezia Eunice and Kaylynn Hixenbaugh, middle distance runner Cheyenne Lindberg and high jumper Bailey LaRouche. Together, they form a 4x400-meter relay team with a good shot at qualifying for state. Individually, Eunice is strong in the 200 and long jump, while Hixenbaugh is good in the 400 and long jump. Lindberg’s best event probably is the 800 and LaRouche ranks third in the district in the high jump and pole vault. Smart also is excited about Jessica Shields and Egan Glover and pointed out that in the case of both relays, a mistake by one team can mean another gets to go to state. “Everybody’s scores are zeroes going into district,” he said. “Now it’s what you do that day that will count. The competition starts at 10 a.m. Saturday. Admission is $5 for adults and $4 for students and senior citizens. The other schools in the district are Myrtle Point, Monroe, Yoncalla, Oakridge, Days Creek and host Oakland. Reedsport competed well at Oakland a few weeks ago. “I think the kids enjoyed

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Oakland on Monday came courtesy of a strong pitching performance by Marquece Williams and one big inning on offense. Reedsport trailed 1-0 when it came to the plate in the top of the third inning. Shallon Zehe drew a oneout walk and Williams hit a single. Joe Hixenbaugh then hit a double to the corner to bring in both Zehe and Williams. Hixenbaugh advanced to third on a bad throw from the outfield and scored when Tyler Tresch hit a grounder and the Oakers tried to throw Hixenbaugh out at the plate. Tresch then came home on a double by Griffin Kaufmann, putting the Braves in front 4-1. After Wade Doane was hit by a pitch, Jordan Ragan hit an RBI single to complete the scoring barrage. Williams, meanwhile, allowed just three hits and one walk and struck out 11 batters. Only one of Yoncalla’s runs was earned.

SOFTBALL Like the baseball team, Reedsport’s softball team finishes the regular season at home against Yoncalla on Friday. The Braves beat Oakland 5-3 and likely will finish fifth, needing to win a road game in the Class 2A-1A District 2 playoffs next week to advance to state.

BOWLING By Alysha Beck, The Umpqua Post

Reedsport’s Kezia Eunice leaps off the board in the long jump at the Coquille Twilight meet in April. Brunch Bunch that field,” Smart said. “We’ll have a little warmer weather. The kids will compete better in that climate.”

Jack Blum Invitational Reedsport’s boys and girls both finished second to Glide in the annual invitational, which this year was limited to four schools because it conflicted with the Coos County Meet in Coos Bay. Mitchell won the 100 for boys, with Hinshaw second, Christopher Chavtur fourth and Jacob Langager fifth. Chavtur and Longager had the same two places in the 200. Cesar Rojas was second in the 400 and Adam Neves was fifth in the 1,500. Tragen Smart placed third in the intermediate hurdles and the Braves were second in the 4x100 relay and third in

the 4x400 relay. Glover was second in both the shot put and discus. Rojas was fifth in the shot, eighth in the javelin and ninth in the discus. Neves was fifth in the discus and sixth in the shot put. Hinshaw and Smart were third and fourth, respectively, in the javelin. Mitchell won both the high jump and long jump and Hinshaw, Smart and Glover took the top three spots in the pole vault. Longager was fifth in the high jump. For the girls, Eunice was second and Lindberg third in the 200, while Hixenbaugh and Lindberg went second and third in the 400. Shields was fourth in the 100. Lindberg and Bethany Hedges were fifth and sixth, respectively, in the 800.

Shields was third in the 100 hurdles and Isabel Lavigne was third in the 300 hurdles. Reedsport won the 4x400 relay. In the field events, LaRouche won the high jump and was third in the pole vault. Hixenbaugh was first and Eunice second in the long jump, with Janzen Norton sixth, Shields seventh and Lavigne ninth. Shields, Carly Glover, Norton and Hedges were fourth through seventh in the shot put, with Raunie Monroe ninth. Glover was fifth and Monroe eighth in the discus. Seven Reedsport athletes did the javelin, with Eunice fourth, Hixenbaugh fifth, Norton seventh, Glover eighth, Hedges ninth, Lavigne 10th and Monroe 11th.

May 1 Team standing: Ocean Pacific 41-23, Hummers 39-25, Dockside gifts 36.5-27.5, Signs Unlimited 36-28, Sugar Shack 34-30, N.R.S. 33.5-30.5, Sol De Mexico 24-40. Individual high game: Martha 181, Jack 179, Pat 171. Individual high series: Ruth 496, Carmen 468, Jean 462.

Wednesday Scratch April 30 High Games: TNT 464/412, Flower Power 393, D&L 393. High Series: TNT 1,202, Flower Power 1,168, D&L 1,139. Individual Games: Brett T 277/254, Larry H 246, Ruthie F 225, Bonnie T 187, Debby H 178. Individual Series: Brett T 698, Larry H 661, Lloyd N 647, Ruthie F 559, Bonnie T 504, Debby H 478. 4th quarter standings: One Plus One 68, TNT 53, Rick’s Rowdies 46, D&L 45, M&T 43, Flower Power 36, First Noel 35.

Wednesday Seniors

May 7 High Series: Harold 595, Jay 551, Hank 527, Ervin 505, Brad 499, Kathy 498, Gladys 485, Jean 477. High Games: Hank 227-189, Harold 213-203-159, Brad 201-172, Ervin 185172, Jean 182-15, Kathy C. 180-160-158, Gladys 171-164-150, George 166-145, Don 156. High Doubles Partners: Hank & Sam 450-438, George & Jay 432-423. Ervin & Brad 426-418, Don & Harold 406-400, Jean & Kathy C. 404-399, Gladys & Al 391. Splits Picked Up: Thea 3-10, Jay 3-6-7-10, Barb 3-10, Sam 3-10. Hank had a clean game of 227. April 23 High Games: Harold 212-188-178, Jay 203-167, Harvey 180-178-177, Gladys 179-169-168, Duwayne 169-163, Ervin 167-149, George 164-155, Kathy C. 156-140. High Series: the 4x100 relay. Harold 578, Harvey 535, Gladys 516, Jay 511. High Doubles Gabi Parker was ninth in Partners: Don & Gladys 409-389, Ervin & Teresa 391-364the long jump and 12th in the 361, Kathy C. & Thea 390, Jay & Al 388, Harold & Duwayne 100. 379-375. Splits Picked Up: Al 3-10,Thea 4-5-7. Harold had a Paige Hausman was ninth clean game of 212. in the shot put and 10th in the discus for the seventh- Summer Leagues grade girls. Jordan Priest was Sign up for summer league now. Lots of fun!! Starts last 12th in the long jump. week of May. Call Reedsport Lanes541- 271-3822.

Barnes, Clark win events at district meet THE UMPQUA POST Kyle Barnes won the turbo javelin for Reedsport’s seventh-grade team at the Far West League middle school district meet last week. Barnes also placed eighth in the 100 and 200.

Nick Glover was second in the high jump and sixth in the 400. Brody Priest was sixth in the pole vault and ninth in the turbo javelin. In the eighth-grade competition, Marc Chaney was second in the high jump, eighth in the 400 and 10th in

the long jump. Reedsport also placed fourth in the 4x100 relay. For the girls, Gabby Clark won the 400 and placed third in the 200 and seventh in the long jump in the eighth-grade competition. Reedsport placed fifth in

Rising river reduces success in salmon fishing A rise in the Umpqua River last week slowed fishing success for spring Chinook salmon and shad. As the river drops and clears, there should be an almost immediate improvement in the fishing for spring Chinook, followed by a much more gradual improvement in shad fishing. Recently, the hot bait for springers has been Brad’s Super Baits — an artificial imitation of a plug cut herring that anglers have been stuffing full of tuna canned in oil. Some of those offshore Chinook salmon the commercial fishermen have been catching have finally moved inshore far enough to be within range of sport anglers. A number of salmon were hooked near Winchester Bay last Sunday and Steve Rush of Springfield landed a 22-pound Chinook while fishing

with Bryan Gill of “The Umpqua OUTDOORS May, female redtailed surfperch Angler.” Steve caught his salmon 37 AND MORE ascend the Umpqua River to areas feet down in 80 feet of water while above Winchester Bay on their trolling a herring. spawning run. Fishing is usually Crabbing at Winchester Bay erratic, but can be red hot. The remains slow. most popular baits are sand shrimp Fishing for redtailed surfperch is or Berkley Gulp products and the fair from such area beaches as most popular fishing spots are (1) North Beach at the end of Sparrow near Marker 12; (2) the rows of pilPark Road. The beach between the ings on the north side of the river second and third parking lots south above Marker 12 and the north side of Discovery Point RV Park is of the river opposite the entrance becoming increasingly popular as a to Winchester Bay’s East Boat Pete surf fishing spot for redtailed surfBasin. As I am writing this on Heley perch. Monday morning, the run doesn’t The big question on many appear to have started, but by the anglers’ minds is whether, or not, the “pink- time you actually read this column, the fin” run has started? Each year around mid- answer could be quite different.

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The Umpqua Post, May 14, 2014 edition

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