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2011
11/01   Lane juvenile probation/parole office moving to downtown Eugene 
10/31   South Coast native returns as OYA field supervisor 
08/24   Helping youth become 'a good neighbor'(guest opinion in the Grants Pass Daily Courier)
08/18    Oregon Youth Authority hires clinical psychologist as treatment director 
07/28    Superintendent named at Eastern Oregon Youth Correctional Facility in Burns 
07/25    Marion-Polk: OYA parole/probation officers recognized for exemplary service
07/25    Crook: OYA parole/probation officer recognized for exemplary service
07/25    Multnomah: OYA parole/probation officer recognized for exemplary service
07/25    Clackamas: OYA parole/probation officer recognized for exemplary service
07/25    Douglas: OYA parole/probation officer recognized for exemplary service
07/22    Washington: OYA parole/probation officer recognized for exemplary service
07/22    Malheur: OYA parole/probation officer recognized for exemplary service
07/22    Lane: OYA parole/probation officer recognized for exemplary service
07/11    Journalists invited to shadow OYA juvenile parole and probation officers
06/27    40 youth to be recognized Tuesday during Hillcrest YCF commencement event 
06/23    Four to graduate Friday from Monroe High School in Burns
06/21    Oregon Youth Authority adds Reporters' Tools to its Website 
06/20    Albany's Three Lakes High School to award seven diplomas, three GEDs 
06/17    12 to receive diplomas Monday at Rogue Valley YCF in Grants Pass
06/16    Six graduated from South Jetty High School in Warrenton
06/06    37 youth to be recognized at MacLaren commencement 
05/31    Oregon's First Lady and OYA Director to present awards to youth 
05/24    Fifteen to receive diplomas at Tillamook Youth Correctional Facility
05/13    RiverBend Facility employee recognized for exemplary service
05/13    North Coast YCF employees recognized for exemplary service
05/13    Oak Creek YCF employees recognized for exemplary service
05/13    MacLaren YCF employees recognized for exemplary service
05/10    Rogue Valley YCF employees honored for exemplary service 
05/10    Hillcrest YCF employees honored for exemplary service 
05/06    Eastern Oregon YCF employees honored for exemplary service 
05/06    Camp Florence employees honored for exemplary service 
05/06    Mother's Day to be celebrated at Rogue Valley Youth Correctional Facility
05/04    Community partners with RiverBend (Brian Blisard guest opinion in The Observer)
03/01    OYA names youth corrections leaders to work in Burns, La Grande, Salem 
02/27    Grants Pass youth correctional facility part of three-state curriculum pilot 
02/23    Child welfare veteran joins OYA to manage three Southern Oregon offices
01/30    OYA names new parole and probation chief 
01/03    OYA director applauds decision of county juvenile justice partners 

2010
12/28/2010    Juvenile corrections veteran named superintendent of OYA facility in Grants Pass 
12/23/2010    Local volunteers bringing Christmas joy to youth offenders - with fries 
12/21/2010    Survey report delivers demographic snapshot of OYA youth offenders 
12/03/2010    OYA seeking foster parents in Washington County 
11/29/2010    OYA maintenance staff mentor youth with real work (guest opinion by Rex Emery) 
11/19/2010    Young offenders learn valuable on-the-job skills (guest opinion by Rex Emery)
11/16/2010    Camp Tillamook to receive BLM's Landscape Stewardship Award
10/05/2010    Grants Pass resident to receive Defense Department's Patriot Award 
09/27/2010    OYA seeks foster homes in Lincoln counties 
09/27/2010    OYA seeks foster homes in Benton, Linn counties 
09/15/2010    New Trask River High School building dedicated in Tillamook 
07/22/2010    OYA employee in Lane County honored 
07/22/2010    OYA employee in Coos County honored 
07/22/2010    Juvenile parole and probation assistant in Central Oregon honored 
07/22/2010    Multnomah County juvenile parole and probation assistant honored 
07/22/2010    Linn, Benton, Lincoln juvenile parole and probation officer honored
07/22/2010    Marion County juvenile parole and probation officer honored 
07/22/2010    Clackamas County juvenile parole and probation officer honored 
07/22/2010    Washington County juvenile parole and probation officer honored
07/22/2010    Umatilla-Morrow juvenile parole and probation officer honored 
07/22/2010    OYA honors two Southern Oregon employees
07/20/2010    OYA seeks foster homes in Clackamas, Multnomah counties 
07/14/2010    OYA seeks Lane County foster homes 
07/07/2010    State juvenile corrections agency acts on rising gang challenge 
06/25/2010    OYA seeks foster homes (various counties) 
06/25/2010    13 youth recognized Friday in significant Hillcrest YCF commencement
06/25/2010    Eight youth recognized Friday in significant Albany commencement
06/22/2010    Eight youth recognized in significant Grants Pass commencement ceremony 
06/21/2010    15 youth offenders recognized Monday at RiverBend commencement 
06/17/2010    Small but significant commencement occurs in Clatsop County 
05/26/2010    State juvenile corrections agency seeks transitional foster homes
05/25/2010    Washington corrections veteran named to lead Oregon youth correctional facilities 
05/17/2010    New interstate compact to strengthen safety for OYA communities 05/13/2010    Hillcrest youth offenders get real-world experience, gain knowledge of community needs while deciding grants to nonprofit organizations 
05/13/2010    Scio man named employee of the year at Oak Creek YCF 
05/11/2010    Nurses make a difference in lives of OYA offenders
05/10/2010    Six OYA employees receive outstanding service awards 
05/10/2010    Six employees at MacLaren YCF honored with achievement awards 
05/05/2010    OYA events celebrate Corrections Employees Week
05/04/2010    Medford man recognized as volunteer of the year at Rogue Valley YCF 
03/23/2010    OYA study seeking to improve youths' parole and probation outcomes 
03/16/2010    OYA hires nutritionist to ensure high-quality menus
03/15/2010    All Oregon juvenile corrections facilities now working with data-driven national initiative promoting safety and positive outcomes for state's incarcerated youth 
03/02/2010    OYA strengthening alcohol and drug counseling for youth 
03/01/2010    OYA school expansion in Tillamook set for July completion 
02/10/2010    Juvenile corrections veteran to lead MacLaren YCF 
02/02/2010    Camp Florence strengthening vocational opportunities for older youth 
01/08/2010    OYA reports status of compliance with 2003 U.S. Prison Rape Elimination Act


2009
12/17/2009    Traditional Aztec coming-of-age ceremony scheduled Saturday at MacLaren 
12/14/2009    Eugene and Canby companies win bids for OYA transitional home 
12/09/2009    "Band of Brothers" presentation Friday to youth at OYA's Albany facility 
12/01/2009    OYA hires corrections administrator to head Professional Standards Office 
11/30/2009    OYA hires nurse manager to strengthen health care 
11/24/2009    OYA names veteran state manager in policy and government relations role 
11/23/2009    Long-time juvenile corrections professional hired to lead Eastern Oregon YCF
11/12/2009    2009 Governor's Summit will discuss ways to end disproportionate minority involvement in child welfare and juvenile justice systems 
11/05/2009     "Pooch" program at Woodburn youth correctional facility gets support in national voting 
11/04/2009     Veteran juvenile corrections worker named to lead four-county area
10/21/2009     Oregon receives grant to help youth offenders transition back into communities 
10/12/2009     Denessa Martin named director at Camp Tillamook 
10/09/2009     Dan Berger named to lead North Coast Youth Correctional Facility 
09/09/2009     Break the Chain® Apparel works with young girls at Oak Creek to stop the violence  

2008
09/08/2008    Superintendents named for three facilities
07/10/2008    New facilities operations assistant director appointed 
02/14/2008    Youth Authority appoints new director at RiverBend facility 
 

2007

10/1/2007Youth Authority Releases Report on RiverBend Facility
6/18/2007Youth Authority Appoints New Eastern Oregon Youth Correctional Facility Superintendent
1/23/2007Youth Authority Appoints New Rogue Valley Youth Correctional Facility Superintendent
1/22/2007Youth Authority Appoints New Tillamook Youth Correctional Facility Superintendent