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Jury Trial for August 21st, 2019 new

Jurors in groups 1, Group 2, and Group 4 need to report on Wednesday, ...

Fleet Mechanic (Job ID: 19-041) new

Deadline to Apply: 30 Aug 2019 @ 5:00 p.m.

The Criminal Justice Coordinating Council will meet from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (CJCC) Meeting. Two or more Commissioners may be in attendance.

Human Services Provider meeting. Two or more Commissioners may be in attendance.

Territorial Days. All Day Event starting at 7:00 a .m. - Two or more Commissioners may be in attendance.

The public is invited to a retirement reception in honor of Douglas County District Court Judge Paula B. Martin. The reception will be from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, June 14, in the Douglas County Courthouse, 1100 Massachusetts St., on the second floor in the County Commission meeting room. She has been a judge for he Douglas County District Court for 25 years.

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Would you like to volunteer to help with recovery efforts this weekend?

Douglas County Emergency Management and the First United Methodist Church have opened a Volunteer Reception Center at the church, 867 U.S. Highway 40.

The Center will accept volunteers, ages 18 and older, to work from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, June 1, and 12:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday, June 2.

In response to the 2019 Douglas County tornado and flooding, Douglas County Community Foundation (DCCF) has created the Douglas County Disaster Response Fund, which is now active to accept donations. The purpose of this fund now and in the future is for designated incidents of crisis or disaster whether man-made or otherwise for Douglas County.

Contributors to this fund may be individuals, families, corporations and other supporting entities wishing to support community response initiatives following a local situation of broad community impact.

1:30 p.m. - Emergency Management update/press conference on tornado. Two or more Commissioners may be in attendance.

Douglas County Government’s general and satellite offices will be closed Monday, May 27, for Memorial Day.

The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, Emergency Dispatch Center and Criminal Justice Services will be operating. If you have an emergency, please call 911. If you have a non-emergency, call 785-832-7509.

There will be no Douglas County Commission meeting on Wednesday, May 29.

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