The Douglas County Board of Commissioners is accepting applications for five positions on the newly formed Coastal County Museum Advisory Committee.
Two foam display boards outlining the Douglas County general fund and timber revenues were on display at the Douglas County commissioners meeting Wednesday.
Commissioner Tim Freeman delivered a list of county government’s successes over the past year, saying he wanted to keep things positive as he delivered the State of the County address Wednesday morning at the Douglas County Courthouse in Roseburg.
Newly sworn-in Douglas County Commissioner Gary Leif’s excitement about taking on his new role is palpable. This morning, he attended his swearing-in ceremony in a black western suit and bolo tie, but without the characteristic cowboy hat. Standing a head taller than County Clerk Patricia Hi…
Now that Oregon counties like Douglas County aren’t receiving Secure Rural Schools safety net payments, they need what remains of federal timber payments delivered as quickly as possible, Oregon’s senators said Thursday.
The Douglas County Sheriff’s Department will buy 66 body cameras and 66 new Tasers under a contract approved by county commissioners Wednesday.
Men and women join law enforcement ranks for many reasons. Some want to see a better, safer community; others are just naturally drawn to the work. But all know they are risking their lives.