Who’s responsible for all this great beer?
The Young Entrepreneurs Society is planning to host its March Pub Talk at 5 p.m. Wednesday at The Loft, 950 S.E. Oak St., Roseburg. Kody Kellom from Full Draw Film and Born and Raised Outdoors will tell his startup story about selling a business and buying a new one.
Here’s an observation after a recent 2,700-mile trip down through California and Arizona with a side excursion into Nevada, and then back to Oregon. Trucks continue to be everywhere on our roads and highways.
WINCHESTER — Students of all ages met with industry and agency representatives to learn about different career paths during the 10th annual Explore Engineering, Surveying, Forestry, Computing and Computer Science event Wednesday at Umpqua Community College.
As of the new year, Energy Trust of Oregon’s full range of energy-efficiency services and programs are available to help Avista residential and eligible business customers in Douglas County save natural gas and lower utility bills. Energy Trust now serves Oregon customers of Portland General…
The Oregon Board of Forestry honored Plikat Logging of Camas Valley as the Operator of the Year for southern Oregon at its March 8 meeting.
For the second year in a row, Umpqua Valley Farmers Market is offering Double Up Food Bucks. Low-income households can double their Oregon Trail and SNAP benefits every Saturday, year-round at the farmers market to purchase fresh fruits, vegetables, meats, poultry, fish, eggs, breads, seeds …
Actress Carrie Fisher, who played the role of Princess Leia in the Star Wars movies, died suddenly in December 2016. However, because of the expanding technology of computer-generated images (CGI) in movies, it is possible there could still be some future appearance by Princess Leia.
The city of Elkton is now offering for sale, lease, lease with option to buy, or private/public partnership an entrepreneur’s once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. This prime site for development has not been available for decades.
The Timber Innovation Act seeks to find new uses for wood as material for tall buildings. Oregon Senators Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden, along with Oregon Representatives Suzanne Bonamici, Peter DeFazio and Kurt Schrader, have joined the Senate and House in introducing the bipartisan act.
Douglas County’s 2.3 percent over-the-year growth rate is significant and shows more people are working in the county than last year, according to Annette Shelton-Tiderman, regional economist.
The Small Business Development Center is getting ready for Startup Weekend Roseburg, an annual competition that brings hopeful entrepreneurs through the process of turning ideas into new businesses.
Three years ago, Douglas County ranchers Dan Dawson and Ron Hjort decided to create a predator control district to help the county pay for services to protect livestock from cougars, bears, coyotes and other predators.
“There’s almost no reason to have a business if you can’t find a way to make it massively benefit the community,” said Trevor Mauch, co-founder of Young Entrepreneurs Society of Umpqua (YES) and CEO of software company Carrotly, LLC. “There’s a bunch of companies in this community that build…
OAKLAND — A team of visitors with backgrounds in small business, tourism, real estate and downtown revitalization came to Oakland in late November to spend the day exploring the town and stopping by local businesses for the first time.