Retired Air Force Airman 1st Class Sonny Binder was injured in an automobile accident during his service in 1981, then returned home to Glide, where he became a logger. In 2007, he began to have complications from that accident and became unable to w …Read More »
MYRTLE CREEK — Frustrated by what they feel are hostile takeovers of their properties at the hands of companies backing the Pacific Connector Pipeline and of inactive governments, more than 20 county residents took turns venting, criticizing and plea …Read More »
CANYONVILLE — Ryan Pelton had been nagged about looking like Elvis his whole life. In the military, his commanding officers called him “Elvis,” and it wasn’t until his mother dared him to enter a look-alike concert, which he won, that Pelton discover …Read More »
Eleven thousand rubber duckies will hit the water this Saturday, but just one will reach the finish line first, earning one lucky ticket holder the grand prize. The winner of Saturday’s Roseburg Rotary Duck Race will take home a big, yellow 2015 Chev …Read More »
A semitrailer rolled off the road on Interstate 5 while driving southbound near milepost 152, just outside Yoncalla, at approximately 4:25 p.m. Tuesday. A gray Dodge pickup truck pulling a stock trailer, driven by David T. Kennedy, 56, of Oakland, w …Read More »
When a man is awarded a country’s highest award, France’s Legion d’Honneur, and no one is surprised, it is a testament to his character.Alek Skarlatos, a 22-year-old National Guardsman from Roseburg, helped stymie a massacre on a high-speed train hea …Read More »
When Alek Skarlatos heard what sounded like a gunshot and breaking glass on the train ride from Amsterdam to Paris on Friday, he nudged his friend next to him.Something wasn’t right. An innocent vacation in Europe, involving two buddies since childho …Read More »
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