When your workplace advertises a “hot cashier” inside, that can be a lot to live up to. Umpqua Survival manager Sam Hango, 22, doesn’t mind.


SUTHERLIN — A long-range facilities assessment commissioned by the Sutherlin School District recommends that West Intermediate school be replaced “at some point in the future” and another older school’s cafeteria and gymnasium design be re-evaluated to meet increased physical education requi…

City officials say the installation of a new landing system at the Roseburg Regional Airport could address Mt. Nebo obstruction issues identified by the Federal Aviation Administration.

DRY CREEK — Two people survived a Thursday morning crash and fire, when their vehicle went off Highway 138 near Dry Creek and burst into flames after smashing into a tree.

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WINCHESTER — The Summer Open meet, hosted by the Roseburg YMCA Swim Team, opened a three-day run Friday afternoon under sunny skies at the Umpqua Community College pool.

It’s been a roller-coaster ride of a summer for Lee and Kellie Shaw, following Dr. Stewart’s trek from the first game of the American Legion baseball season on June 10 to the end of the line at Sheldon High School in Eugene Tuesday night.

After the automated bicycle sharing program ended for the Roseburg VA, the YMCA of Douglas County decided to take it on to provide veterans and its members with bikes for rent.

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A family sits at an outdoor table munching on cinnamon rolls while working professionals stop by for a coffee or teriyaki bowl to go, and others return in the evening to enjoy a beer before heading home. This is the vision Misty Russell has for her new business, Oak + Main Corner Coffee Bar,…

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  • Victoria Hawks

A few days ago, I sent an email to some members of the Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce board of directors regarding their opposition to the Douglas County Home Rule Charter petition gathering efforts, of which I am a part. I contacted them to ask why on earth they oppose Home Rule Charter.…

Jim Eberly does not speak for all vets (Public Forum, July 16). Greed is not a soldier’s reason for joining the service and defending a country and losing his life in battle to give a stranger freedom here in our home soil.

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