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Douglas County surgeons, who often prescribe opioid pain medication for patients recovering from surgery, are trying to find ways to solve the opioid addiction problem in the community by cutting back on the excessive amounts that are given to a patient after surgery. And they say they have …

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A Roseburg woman is one of 61 volunteers from the American Red Cross in Oregon and southwest Washington who have been deployed across five southern states, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico to deal with the devastating effects from four Hurricanes. Additionally, volunteers from the Pac…

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A group of petitioners failed to come up with enough signatures to recall Roseburg City Councilor Ashley Hicks, city staff confirmed Wednesday.

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If you know someone who takes opioids, prescription painkillers like oxycontin, vicodin, or other street drugs like heroin, an overdose does not need to be fatal.

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About three weeks ago, a “Little Free Library” was added to the Discovery Garden near River Forks Park west of Roseburg. It’s a pretty yellow box that resembles a little house, put up on a post, with a window that opens like a door, and shelves inside filled with children’s books.

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The Roseburg Economic Development Commission is accepting applications for the funding of tourism-related projects in the Roseburg area until 5 p.m. Dec. 11. Funds are available from the Roseburg Hotel/Motel Tax for projects meant to attract visitors to the city.

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The children brought here by immigrants shouldn’t be punished for coming out into the open. That’s the view of M.A. Hansen of Roseburg, one of 17 protesters who braved smoke, rain and lightning to attend a demonstration Wednesday on the Douglas County Courthouse lawn.

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Single-engine air tankers fill with fire retardant Friday at the Roseburg Regional Airport — before departing for the Horse Prairie fire. According to information provided by Douglas Forest Protective Association spokesman Kyle Reed, the two planes combined for a total of 25 loads Thursday, …

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The city of Roseburg will receive an $85,774 grant from the Federal Aviation Administration, U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Springfield, announced Thursday.