W olves were reintroduced to Yellowstone National Park in 1995. Four years later a single wolf was sighted in Eastern Oregon. And then in 2011, OR7, a radio-collared wolf, made his presence known in the Southern Cascades. He probably set foot in eastern Douglas County on his travels.
U.S. Rep. Greg Walden hasn’t been among those members of Congress confronting angry crowds at town hall meetings since President Donald Trump was sworn in — in large part because he hasn’t held one recently in populated places such as Medford or even Jackson County. He needs to face the musi…
On Jan. 21, the day after President Donald Trump took office, millions of people around the world took to the streets in a bold demonstration of unity to rally for the rights of women and gender equality, above all else. For some, the Women’s March on Washington, and the many “sister marches…
There’s a distinct correlation between parental addiction and child abuse and neglect. A parent’s addiction to drugs or alcohol is a factor one third of the time children are placed in foster care, according to the Child Welfare Information Gateway of the U.S. Department of Health & Huma…
More and more, we’ve been able to cover community libraries popping up across the county and reopening in the face of the catastrophic budgetary nightmare.
At first glance, it’s heartening to see that several Douglas County schools are above the curve in rankings recently released by U.S. News and World Report.
Get your lifetime senior pass for the national parks and federal recreational areas by Aug. 28, or it’ll cost eight times as much, headlines have blared through the summer months.
We’d like to take a moment to commend the community members who are spearheading efforts to make Roseburg a healthier, safer place to live by improving bicycle safety.
One doesn’t like to look a gift horse in the mouth. But what do you do when your son receives a generous gift, and your daughter’s overlooked?
If there’s one thing the massive crowd at Douglas County’s first food truck challenge could attest to, it’s that people love eating good food on Fourth of July.