The Douglas County Chief Financial Officer is suing the county, Douglas County Commissioner Gary Leif, Assessor Roger Hartman, county employee Frank Lassen and Larry Saccato for more than $4.5 million, according to court documents.
On Tuesday, a year-and-a-half after a Douglas County jury voted 11-1 to convict William Christopher Aguayo of Myrtle Creek on a murder charge, which was ultimately ruled a mistrial, a new trial began with opening arguments in the case that has had a lot of twists and turns.
Four months after being arrested on suspicion of multiple sex and weapons charges, former Winston Mayor Kenneth Barrett pleaded not guilty to three charges.
A woman lodged in the Douglas County Jail on drug charges alleges she hasn’t received appropriate treatment for her heart condition.
The ballot measure for a proposed shakeup of Douglas County government will be explained to voters in a way that represents a compromise between the wording proposed by the petitioners and that proposed by Douglas County District Attorney Rick Wesenberg.
A Sutherlin man was convicted Thursday morning in Douglas County Circuit Court of contributing to the sexual delinquency of a minor.
A Roseburg man was convicted of attempting to commit a Class B felony after being arrested back on July 20, 2016, on suspicion of first-degree sex abuse.
A Douglas County grand jury has upped the charges against former Winston mayor Kenneth Barrett, who was arrested earlier this month on suspicion of multiple sex and weapons charges.
David Ryan Kelley was sentenced to life in prison Thursday afternoon after being convicted earlier this month of murdering his wife.
After 24 years of working for Roseburg Forest Products’ plant in Coquille, millwright Travis Robinette is suing his employer for discrimination on the basis of perceived sexual orientation.
Downtown business owner Kevin Harlan Reber pled guilty Tuesday morning for methamphetamine delivery and being a felon in possession of a firearm.
A man charged with second-degree theft after allegedly stealing a coin-operated newspaper vending machine owned by The News-Review in June will appear in court next month.
Roseburg Forest Products is facing a lawsuit by a former employee who claims his age led to his termination from the company last year.
An assault charge brought against Rodney Jackson, the man accused of striking his son after a baseball game in April, was dismissed Monday after his son admitted to lying about the attack.
Two candidates for Douglas County judge may have violated state law after they posted pictures of themselves sitting on court benches and wearing judicial robes on their campaign websites and Facebook pages.
A 28-year-old Sutherlin resident accused of sexually abusing a 17-year-old was granted a conditional release Friday on the condition he have no direct or indirect contact with the victim.