While fire managers have contained several of the 16 active fires in the Falcon Complex of the Tiller Ranger District, others continued to grow in size Tuesday evening in the Umpqua National Forest.
Two local World War II veterans who fought against Nazis in Europe more than 70 years ago had no kind words for the neo-Nazis and other white nationalists who marched on Charlottesville, Virginia, on Saturday.
These logs are the highlights of initial emergency calls and reports to the Douglas County Dispatch Center. They do not represent all of the incidents or their final outcomes.
Sixteen wildfires continue to burn in the Falcon Complex of the Umpqua National Forest’s Tiller Ranger District. Firefighters and helicopter water drops have made significant containment progress on several fires in the Complex, according to a Monday night press release, and resources have b…
Parties on both sides of a lawsuit over the legality of a Home Rule Charter ballot measure have asked the court to decide in their favor without moving forward to a trial.
Douglas County’s 14 high school football teams held their second non-contact practices Tuesday, with the coaches doing plenty of teaching and the players absorbing a big dose of instruction.
Outlaw cars will compete for $3,000 in a 100-lap race at the Douglas County Speedway on Saturday.
Roseburg Sports Program volleyball registration, for players in grades 3-6, will end on Friday at the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Umpqua Valley.
The Oregon Department of Transportation expects 1 million people from out of state to travel into the zone where they can see the moon completely block the sun Aug. 21, including to such cities as Newport, Salem, Corvallis, Madras and John Day. Many will be driving up Interstate 5 from Calif…
As summer continues, Winston businesses are sprucing up their exteriors and incorporating Wildlife Safari-themed signage into their improvements and advertising. The city of Winston recently hosted a “Business Summit” for local businesses to discuss their needs and learn about tools and serv…
I am always excited to share my “smaller” community with my “larger” community. In my work with many communities, I have learned that we all have a different idea of community. Some of us think in terms of our neighborhood, town, county or state. I am not sure what has divided some of our sm…
With a majority of the audience on its feet and dancing at times, the MarchFourth marching band closed out the 2017 Music on the Half Shell concert series with plenty of energy Tuesday.
MarchFourth will be the last show of the Music on the Half Shell concert series this summer, bringing a full stage of big-band, circus-style performers to the Nichols Band Shell at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Roseburg’s Stewart Park.