The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife successfully transferred close to 700 adult spring chinook and summer steelhead out of the fire-ravaged Rock Creek Fish Hatchery east of Glide.
The National Weather Service issued a flash flood warning throughout the entire areas of the Archie Creek and Thielsen fires in Douglas County on Thursday.
Douglas County residents who have been displaced by the Archie Creek Fire will still be able to vote in Oregon’s mail-in election this November.
The Henhouse Cafe and Lounge in Riddle has closed its doors temporarily after learning a customer had tested positive for COVID-19.
8:20 p.m. update: The Douglas Colunty Sheriff's Office is re-issuing a Level 3 "GO!" evacuation notice for residents on Little River Road between New Bridge Road and the end of Little River Road, including all side roads between these two points.
MYRTLE CREEK — Seconds after Jim Forrester was introduced as the new city attorney for Myrtle Creek, councilors asked for his legal opinion on the red, white and blue road markings but ultimately did not make a decision.
GLIDE — When John and Tina Cyphert purchased their manufactured home for their plot of property on Lone Rock Road, John insisted on the home having a metal roof.
Residents of Idleyld Park will be allowed to access their properties on Thursday from noon until 7 p.m., according to the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The city of Louisville will pay millions to the mother of Breonna Taylor and reform police practices as part of a lawsuit settlement months after Taylor’s slaying by police thrust the Black woman’s name to the forefront of a national reckoning on race.
David Allen Naylor Jr. told police he led them on a chase and a nearly six hour standoff because he wanted to visit his dad in the hospital, but knew he had a warrant out for his arrest.
The bad news came Sunday that the lodgepole pine cabin Frank and Jeanne Moore constructed on their property east of Idleyld Park in 1974 was among the 109 homes lost to the Archie Creek Fire
Crews battling the Archie Creek Fire will be focusing their efforts Monday on the southern flank in the Little River Road area and on the fire's northeast flank near Canton Creek in the Rock Creek drainage, as well as the Panther Creek area east of Steamboat.
The Archie Creek Fire has expanded to 121,379 acres as of Sunday morning, according to a release from Northwest Incident Management Team 9.
They lined up single file — cars, trucks, SUVs, a U-haul trailer and all other manner of vehicle — in the parking lot of the vacant Kmart in Roseburg on Saturday to bring items for those who had been displaced by the wildfires.
U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio visited Roseburg on Saturday to attend a fire briefing and learn more about the community’s needs related to the Archie Creek Fire. He came away with a to-do list, just like he said he has at every fire briefing he’s attended throughout his district in the past few days.
Roseburg schools will invest a little more than $135,000 in live streaming equipment to allow students access to a classroom from home.
Norman Call left his home and business in a hurry Tuesday, grabbing his computer, checkbook, register, underwear and a few extra pair of shorts on his way out.
COOS BAY — Southwestern Oregon Community College is participating in the free National Association for College Admissions Counseling Virtual College Fair from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.
Healthy Startis a federally funded program designed for communities where the infant mortality rate is at least 1.5 times the national average, with the goal of improving health outcomes for mothers, infants and their families.
Jill Kraack, former child development specialist for Fullerton IV Elementary School, has transformed her home’s attic into a virtual learning place.
The Archie Creek Fire is now at 115,857 acres as of Saturday evening and is now at 10% containment. It is burning in the North Umpqua drainage on the west slope of the Cascades.