Roseburg’s historic and city-owned Willis House has two new offers on the table, but councilors will consider just one at next Monday’s meeting.
The Jetovator and the Hydroflight drew big crowds for their shows Saturday at the ServPro Sportsmen’s & Outdoor Recreation Show at the Douglas County Fairgrounds.
Students from Myrtle Creek Elementary School enjoyed a sneak peak to the 21st ServPro Sportsman’s & Outdoor Recreation Show at the Douglas County Fairgrounds Friday.
CANYONVILLE — Lookingglass Elementary School, which lost its library and all the books in the gymnasium fire in December, has a good start at replacing the books, thanks to donations from several schools in the county. And Canyonville Elementary School went a step farther.
Nighttime flyers and airport ambulances are still barred from using the Roseburg Municipal Airport at night as the city irons out ways to fix Mount Nebo runway obstructions.
WINCHESTER — Valentine’s Day is not just for couples, as people’s furry friends at the Saving Grace Pet Adoption Center made clear Saturday afternoon.
Don’t let those pressed shirts and clean shoes fool you; outside of being an ordinance buff, Roseburg’s new community development director, Stuart Cowie, is both a mountaineer and a basketball player.
For years, possibly decades, the Douglas County Board of Commissioners has been voting on matters while in violation of the open meetings law, according to an Oregon media law attorney.
The Douglas County Board of Commissioners will change the way it makes decisions following an inquiry by The News-Review regarding a potential violation of state open meetings laws.
When it was announced earlier this month, that President Obama would significantly increase the size of the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument in Jackson and Klamath counties, Oregon Sen. Jeff Merkley proclaimed, “Today is a great day in southern Oregon.”
The Internal Revenue Service is accepting and processing 2016 individual tax returns on schedule and they expect to have more than 153 million returns to be filed this year.
Douglas County’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped from 6.5 percent in November to 6.1 percent in December, the lowest December rate in more than 15 years. December 2015 saw an unemployment rate of 7 percent.
WINCHESTER — The inauguration of a new president hung in the air Friday night as local businesses convened for the Reader’s Choice Awards banquet at Umpqua Community College's Danny Lang Event Center.
Two foam display boards outlining the Douglas County general fund and timber revenues were on display at the Douglas County commissioners meeting Wednesday.