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Hundreds Of Goats Used To Help With Fire Prevention

CASTLE PINES, Colo. (CBS4) – Hundreds of goats were put to work to hep with fire prevention.

On Saturday, the animals munched away at weeds and dry brush that pose a fire risk to homes. 124 more words


Wife Of Killed State Trooper: 'He Was A Friend, And A Father, And A Husband'

By Andrea Flores

CASTLE ROCK, Colo. (CBS4) – The commercial truck driver accused of hitting and killing a Colorado State trooper appeared in a Douglas County courtroom Friday. 289 more words


Jeep Driven Into Gun Store, Suspect On The Loose

PARKER, Colo. (CBS4) – Police are investigating an attempted break-in at a gun store.

It happened at the Pony Express Firearms, which is off South Parker Road, at approximately 3 a.m. 80 more words


Residents work to bring heritage tourism to Douglas County

While stopping by Elkton on the way to fish off the Oregon coast, tourists can learn about the area’s history at Fort Umpqua, watch butterflies peruse the garden at Elkton Community Education Center and check out award-winning wineries nearby. 35 more words

Douglas County News-Review

Douglas County's unemployment rate drops in May

Douglas County’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped from 4.9 percent in April to 4.7 percent in May, below the May 2016 rate of 6.5 percent. Oregon reached a new record low with a 3.6 percent seasonally adjusted May unemployment rate while the national rate was 4.3 percent. 13 more words

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1 Shot In Fight With 2 Men, 1 Woman

PARKER, Colo. (CBS4)– Deputies in Douglas County are investigating a shooting that left one man injured.

The shooting happened on Larkwater Lane early Wednesday morning. 41 more words


Problem Areas

Do you have a problem area where nothing will grow; or there is a particular problem?  There is an area like that at our demo garden.  598 more words

Douglas County Extension Demo Garden