Preserving summer’s harvest

  Do you have an interest in preserving food at home? Preserve@Home, a six-week online course beginning June 9 sponsored by the University of Idaho Extension and CSU Extension, provides research-based food preservation education across geographical barriers. Participants with little to no experience in food preservation learn how to produce high quality preserved foods and… Read On

Help keep your neighborhood safe

  Did you know that the simple act of creating a neighborhood watch group can reduce crime in your community? “We depend on citizens to be the eyes and ears of our organization,” said Douglas County Sheriff Tony Spurlock. “Personal and public safety is everyone’s responsibility and no one knows more about what is happening… Read On

Top Ten Resolutions for Veterans in 2016

Happy New Year from the Douglas County Office of Veterans Affairs! Whether you are a Veteran, related to one or count a Veteran as a good friend, here are some valuable suggestions for New Year’s Resolutions in 2016 for America’s Veterans: Sign up for VA Health Benefits Drop By a Vet Center Learn About VA… Read On