The Winston Core Project selected three additional directors to its board Tuesday — one of the final steps to forming a community corporation in charge of transforming a blighted 2-acre parcel of land at the center of Winston into a shopping center.
WINSTON — Unofficial vote results show Ken Barrett pulling ahead of Sandra Thorn in the race to be mayor of Winston. The latest results also indicate David Cunningham is leading the race for city councilor in Ward 2 ahead of incumbent Sandy Lipphardt.
WINSTON — The first impression can be a lasting one, which is why the city of Winston is taking a deeper look at how visitors see it at first glance.
A Roseburg man has died after his vehicle collided with a semitruck about 4:15 a.m. today at the 119 Interchange of Highway 42.
WINSTON — Oregon Door, a Douglas County company that manufactures custom flush wood and fiberglass reinforced polymer (FRP) doors, has grown since its inception in 1986 to distribute its products across the West Coast and beyond.
WINSTON — The Sumatran tiger is a large, slinking creature, with slices of black fur fading over its orange coat and onto the white fur at its stomach. Its piercing eyes that help the feline to search for its prey are offset by the black markings that surround them.
WINSTON — Wandering around Wildlife Safari in the Safari Village Saturday night, one would think they were trekking through a kid’s dream.
WINSTON — Despite a stalemate vote last week, Winston officials reconvened Tuesday and OK’d a massive loan to revitalize its downtown area.
A hot weekend turned into a busy one for firefighters who fought three small blazes, two of which were caused by people.
WINSTON — A familiar brand of entertainment is coming back to Riverbend Park with the return of cowboy poet Chris Isaacs and western singer Dave Stamey.
WINSTON — No disrespect to the wonderful music coming from Tolly’s in Oakland, but it might be time to hear from folks from the other Oakland.
With a gold torch in tow and matching royal blue tees, members of the Roseburg Police Department and Special Olympics athletes ran through Roseburg, completing their portion of the 30th annual Law Enforcement Torch Run in support of Special Olympics Oregon.
WINSTON — The former city manager of Winston, who was abruptly fired by the city council last August, has taken a job as the top administrator in Crescent City, California.
WINSTON — Winston’s downtown, that currently includes a motor home park and an old, dilapidated building, could soon receive a crowd-funded makeover if all goes according to plan for a newly formed coalition of residents.
Don’t think you are going to some ordinary zoo when you’re heading to Winston’s Wildlife Safari. Visitors will truly get up close and personal with wild animals from Africa, Asia and the Americas in a 600-acre habitat, as well as learn about them and the Safari’s noted conservation efforts.
A cold front moving into the area brought strong wind gusts and heavy rain to much of Douglas County Wednesday evening and this morning.