WINCHESTER — The inauguration of a new president hung in the air Friday night as local businesses convened for the Reader’s Choice Awards banquet at Umpqua Community Colleges Danny Lang Event Center.
After hearing from Gov. Kate Brown and members of the public at the December State Land Board meeting, the Oregon Department of State Lands (DSL) has been working to address concerns with the group proposing to buy the Elliott State Forest.
EUGENE — Set on becoming the go-to tech partner for clients throughout the Pacific Northwest, a Eugene tech firm recently moved to the city’s core from the Coburg Road area.
A change in U.S. House rules making it easier to transfer millions of acres of federal public lands to states is worrying hunters and other outdoor enthusiasts across the West who fear losing access; however, a local timber industry spokesman said state management of federal forest lands cou…
MYRTLE CREEK — Representatives from the city of Myrtle Creek, the Myrtle Creek-Tri City Area Chamber of Commerce and local businesses have been collaborating for the past eight months to reach a set of goals through the Rural Development Initiatives program.
Sales of new cars and trucks hit a record in the U.S. in 2016, with vehicle sales totaling 17.55 million compared to 2015’s record of 17.47 million, according to Autodata Corp.
After 30 years in the banking industry, Cort O’Haver officially became the new Chief Executive Officer of Umpqua Bank on Jan. 1, as former CEO Ray Davis transitioned into his position as executive chairman of Umpqua Holdings and CEO of Pivotus Ventures. The latter is a subsidiary of Umpqua H…
Because everyone is living longer, many life insurance companies have found traditional long-term care (LTC) policies are not profitable enough.
Douglas County Smart Energy has long understood the incredible economic benefits and energy savings possible through efficiency measures. That’s why it has made it a goal to spread the word of these cost saving opportunities to the Douglas County community.
Elkton received some long awaited gifts and is eager to share them. A preschool opened in November, and animal feed and hardware supplies are now available locally too.
In her proposed state budget, Gov. Kate Brown recommends doubling a surcharge on distilled spirits for two years beginning July 1. The surcharge price per bottle would go from 50 cents to $1, while alcohol licensing fees would also increase and cigarette taxes would rise by 85 cents to $2.18.
With a knack for management, it’s no surprise that local businessman Jason Weber is now the owner of Vape Crusaders, a vape accessory shop in Roseburg, at the age of 33.
Orthopedic doctor Sandesh Pandit grew up more than 7,000 miles from Roseburg in a rural part of Nepal, a small mountainous country north of India.
MYRTLE CREEK — Donald Barrows may only be 30 years old, but he’s been the owner and operator of Computer Solutions in Myrtle Creek for the last 10 years.