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 56th Annual Douglas County AFS Banquet will be held at 5 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 26, at Wellspring Bible Fellowship, 2245 N.W. Kline St., Roseburg.
Southern Oregon Goodwill’s voucher program will give $62,850 in vouchers to 72 community service agencies in Douglas, Klamath, Jackson and Josephine counties by the end of the year. The vouchers will help people in need of clothing and home essentials.
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.
The American Red Cross needs blood donations now and throughout the winter to maintain a sufficient blood supply for patients in need. Blood donors are encouraged to make an appointment to give blood this winter so that patients can continue to receive lifesaving treatments.
The following organizations and businesses will be collecting nonperishable food items for the UCAN Food Bank network of emergency food pantries. Food drives will take place from today through Feb. 28 at the following locations:
Celebration of Literacy 2017 will hold a series of literature-related events throughout the county, Saturday through March 4, with activities that promote the written word.
Hope Services, a local nonprofit organization which operates Roseburg’s N’Lite Women’s Clinic has hired a new executive director whose vision for the group’s future is living by its name — providing more services, and vast amounts of hope for women of Douglas County.
Beginning his presentation with a boring example of an ineffective public speaker, Jim Daniel from Roseburg soon changed his delivery and became an engaging, confident speaker who made a lasting impression on his audience. His point was to show the difference between a boring and an interest…
The Alzheimer’s Association will be holding three public educational programs at the Douglas County Library in Roseburg during the next three months.
CANYONVILLE — The Cow Creek Umpqua Indian Foundation awarded $508,150 in grants to 77 nonprofit organizations Thursday at an awards ceremony held at Seven Feathers Casino Resort.
The American Red Cross has a severe blood shortage and is issuing an emergency call for blood and platelet donors to make a donation appointment now and help save patient lives.
The second annual Christmas Dinner held at the Roseburg Senior Center in early December was a success this year, with event organizers from Feed the Burg serving about 50 more people compared with last year.
GLIDE — Because of the efforts of Boy Scout Troop 112 in Glide, 211 families living in the Glide School District received food for the holidays last weekend through the 2016 Holiday Food and Gift Basket Program.
WINSTON — One of the biggest Christmas presents to the Douglas County community this holiday season is Kayode, a 4,000-pound white rhinoceros that made his way to Wildlife Safari in early November from the San Diego Zoo Safari Park.
with three days left before Christmas, there’s still time for holiday revelers to enjoy the flavors, sights and sounds of the Holiday Village at the Festival of Lights in Roseburg’s River Forks Park.
Roseburg District of Bureau of Land Management and Umpqua National Forest are hosting a photo contest as part of a multi-agency exhibit at the 21st annual Sportsmen’s & Outdoor Recreation Show that is scheduled for Feb. 17-19, at the Douglas County Fairgrounds, 2110 Frear St., Roseburg.
A Breakfast With Santa event Saturday treated local residents to a hearty breakfast, a visit and photo with Santa Claus, and music provided by the Roseburg German Band at Applebee’s Restaurant in Roseburg.