In order to keep vehicles from getting stuck in the recent snowfall, the Umpqua National Forest Service has closed a temporary gate to the Umpqua Hot Springs near Toketee past the junction of Forest Roads 34 and 3401.



WASHINGTON — Whatever his other considerable achievements, our president-elect is not known for his broad reading in American history. But Donald Trump is about to enter that history. And in the spirit of new beginnings, he might view this as an opportunity to accumulate some inspiration, bo…



The Douglas County Moms team is passionate about bringing together our community of moms. We are a village and need not only time to recharge, but good friends alongside of us.

I grew up in a home with a very talented mother who was great at a lot of things, but especially when it came to sewing and creating. For some reason, sadly that gene seemed to skip me.

I can’t remember exactly when I first came across this recipe, but I know it was in the early days of being married. I know that because my husband and I spent the first few months of married life living with my new in-laws and I was terrified of cooking for them.