Timber companies say a bill proposed in the Oregon State Legislature intends to cripple logging operations across the state.
Customers pop their heads in the door and lounge in the chairs against the long wall as if they were sitting in Floyd Lawson’s barbershop, waiting for Sheriff Andy Griffith to walk through the door any second.
Roseburg Forest Products is halting all production and sale of wood siding products made with okoume wood after U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement informed the company of an investigation into whether suppliers got the wood from illegal logging in the Congo Basin rainforest.
WINSTON — Shirley Rummel and Robert Zuver were honored with the First Citizen awards at the Winston Area Chamber of Commerce First Citizen Banquet on Monday night.
Fruits, veggies and sandwiches sit in the cooler by the front door of Downtown Market while the rest of the large room is stocked with 25 coolers of alcohol, a back shelf with cigarettes and shelves with snack food and wine.
As the new Chamber President of the Myrtle Creek/Tri City Area Chamber of Commerce, this is my first Chamber Update. I (Carol Olson) am the owner of Homestead Furniture & Gifts in Myrtle Creek.
Circle Star Ranch claims the Parrott House asked to have four pigs slaughtered in June and July, but when it came time to pay, the owner said she never ordered the pigs.
Mawson Resources, an Australian mining company with its major drilling sites in Finland received drilling permits from the Department of Geology and Mineral Industries in October and drilled two holes in the fall with plans to resume mining in the spring.
Chairman and CEO Michael Hudson said it could be 10 years before the company pursues permitting a mine in the area.
The Oregon Department of Forestry encourages landowners to act quickly to remove downed or damaged trees to prevent a native pest from damaging more trees.
The Food and Drug Administration warned on Tuesday that it found asbestos in three cosmetics from Claire’s, which sells jewelry and makeup to teenagers.
Local property managers and landlords say Oregon’s first-in-the-nation rent control law will hurt the state in the long run by discouraging developers and pushing homeowners to sell off their units.
Community members and supporters for the people of Weed, California, brought a complaint again the the Forest Stewardship Council for it’s “Responsible Timber” certification for Roseburg Forest Products production facility in the city of Weed.
When Douglas County woke up on the Monday of the snow storm, everyone who had an appointment at Lithia Paint and Body cancelled.
J.C. Penney Company Inc. announced on Friday it would close 18 full-line stores — including three announced in January — and nine furniture stores across the country. The Roseburg J.C. Penney store, however, will stay open.
Local cannabis dispensary owners and managers hope a hearing at the U.S. House Financial Services Committee will mean better access to banking options.
The Sutherlin School District School Board voted on Monday to reconfigure grade levels next year in an effort to help evenly distribute students among schools and increase student achievement.
City of Roseburg Public Works Commission recommended several projects at the Feb. 14 meeting. It recommended the City Council authorize the 2019 Pavement Rehabilitation design services, a preliminary design contract for the Douglas Avenue Improvements and an agreement to pre-fund the design …
MYRTLE CREEK — According to Jim, the Redbarn Dispensary in Myrtle Creek is “one of the most beautiful dispensaries in the state of Oregon."
NeighborWorks Umpqua introduced a new data analysis business on Friday to help non profit organizations and small businesses.