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.
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.
The Library Futures Task Force is considering several ideas for keeping the libraries in Douglas County open. The Douglas Education Service District presented its proposal at Friday’s task force meeting in Roseburg.
Several business owners spoke against installing a concrete median on Stewart Parkway at the Roseburg Public Works meeting Thursday afternoon.
When Merhawi Stephen Lake of Roseburg was 8 years old, he traveled from his place of birth, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, to join his adoptive family in the United States.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Water Rule includes a definition of protected waters called “waters of the United States” (WOTUS), that the Trump administration is attempting to rollback.
Douglas County’s 2.3 percent over-the-year growth rate is significant and shows more people are working in the county than last year, according to Annette Shelton-Tiderman, regional economist.