Oregon State Treasurer Tobias Read, who voted to continue with the sale of the Elliott State Forest in February, issued a statement Tuesday favoring Gov. Kate Brown's alternate plan to keep the forest publicly owned.
These logs are the highlights of initial emergency calls and reports to the Douglas County Dispatch Center. They do not represent all of the incidents or their final outcomes.
A group of local residents, concerned with the number of children who are injured or killed by guns each year in Oregon, was out to promote gun safety at a booth at the Spring Fair at the Douglas County Fairgrounds last weekend.
Protein is an important food group we need every day. Protein is actually a macronutrient that is found in all of our body tissues, including muscle tissue. Protein foods help your body repair and grow cells and maintain fluid and electrolyte balances.
YONCALLA — The Yoncalla High School Facility Advisory Group met Monday with architects to discuss multiple construction scenarios for Yoncalla High School as the district asks voters for a reduced bond and awaits word on two construction grants.
Susan Knight said goodbye to CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) this week, after 12 years as the director of the organization and she was honored for her efforts to continue moving the organization forward. And at the same time, the new director, Richelle Bryant, took over in her spot,…
WINCHESTER — A rally organized by Indivisible Roseburg held in front of Umpqua Community College in support of the Affordable Care Act saw ample support Saturday morning.
WINCHESTER — Several hundred citizens gathered in the Umpqua Community College gymnasium on Saturday for a town-hall meeting with Democratic U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley of Oregon to discuss the country’s politics.
Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to a report of a fatal two-vehicle crash at 1:44 p.m. Friday on Highway 20E at the Brothers Rest Area.
DAYS CREEK — Days Creek Charter School and Catlin Gabel School in Portland participated in a pilot student exchange program last week to allow students to experience demographically different schools.
About 80 people showed interest at an informational session Thursday about beginning a local teacher-training program in Douglas County.
Two Roseburg High School seniors have earned the prestigious Eagle Scout title, the highest ranking a person can achieve in Boy Scouts.
BAKER CITY — There’s a plaster cast of a footprint on the wall of Scott Violette’s basement and it’s the sort of thing that could give a kid nightmares for weeks.