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.
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,…
The sole survivor of a house fire that killed his wife and five children in Riddle is set to be released from a Portland hospital Wednesday.
Three days after being arrested on suspicion of sex and weapons charges, former Winston Mayor Kenneth Barrett said he was a victim of police entrapment.
EDITOR’S NOTE: The columns of Bill Duncan, a long-time journalist, have returned to The News-Review. Duncan, who died in November 2011, wrote a weekly column for The News-Review and The Capital Press of Salem from 1981 to 2011. Duncan wrote the following column in March, 1996. His thoughts a…
YONCALLA — In 1920, the small town of Yoncalla made the national news when it elected what may have been the first all-woman city council in America.
SUTHERLIN — Hope Dir was excited and ready to begin a new chapter in her life by running a transitional home for people who were recovering from drug and alcohol addiction. She already had about a dozen people living in the building she had rented in downtown Sutherlin.
In 1920, a group of women took over the city council in Yoncalla. Local author Shannon Applegate will talk about what the Oregonian at the time called the "Sex Uprising in Yoncalla" at 7 p.m. today at the Douglas County Library, 1409 N.E. Diamond Lake Blvd., Roseburg.
A head-on collision on Interstate 5 near milepost 124 killed two people early Sunday morning, according to Oregon State Police.