Ten years ago this month, Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife officials purposely poisoned Diamond Lake. They weren’t acting out of pure evil, however, but as a way to eradicate the invasive species that had been destroying the lake’s ecosystem, the tui chub fish.
This year’s Presidential Election is shaping up to be a polarizing event. Regardless of who your candidate is — or whom you believe to be the lesser evil — there is one thing the stock market is expecting: a decision.
I am writing this last week on the first day of Chamber of Commerce Week as we celebrate our Chamber of Commerce with others nationwide.
SUTHERLIN — A 5-year-old child who was ejected from a vehicle during a Thursday afternoon crash east of Sutherlin was flown to Doernbecher Children’s Hospital in Portland after being treated at Mercy Medical Center, according to the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office.
Bringing together a variety of viewpoints regarding the conservation of the Pacific salmon, the third annual Salmon Summit is set to begin at 2 p.m. Monday at Seven Feathers Casino Resort in Canyonville. Speakers, panels, films and presentations are scheduled for the summit that will continu…
A single vehicle accident at 13699 Nonpareil Road near Sutherlin has left a young child with critical injuries and seriously injured at least one other adult on Thursday evening.
SPRINGFIELD — Mandatory overtime shifts and frozen pensions remain on the table in contract negotiations between Roseburg Forest Products and union employees, prompting a rally in front of RFP’s new Springfield headquarters Wednesday morning.
Malfunctioning traffic signals at the intersection of West Harvard Avenue and Southwest Bellows Street, which serves the southbound Interstate 5 ramps at Exit 124 in Roseburg, resulted in a four-way stop for most of the afternoon, causing congestion and delays for motorists.
Nighttime traffic will be delayed up to 20 minutes near the intersection of Washington Avenue and Stephens Street in Roseburg for about a week.