The former director of the Downtown Roseburg Association, Alyssa McConnel, filed Tuesday to run for Douglas County commissioner.
Ruth Smith has worked for the past few years on organizing the residents of Southeast Roseburg around issues like food scarcity, housing shortages and crime reduction.
The Douglas County Board of Commissioners will likely vote Wednesday on whether to put a five-year public safety operating levy on the November ballot.
While the top two fundraisers in the Douglas County commissioner race — Alek Skarlatos and Tom Kress — are raking in the contributions, the most recent candidate to file said he plans to run a less expensive campaign.
Waldron’s Outdoor Sports store owner Tom Kress is far outpacing his competitors in fundraising for the November Douglas County commissioner election.
A retired Navy veteran and U.S. Census worker became the sixth candidate this week to file for the Douglas County commissioner seat vacated by Gary Leif.
The Douglas County Board of Commissioners Wednesday voted unanimously to place a Second Amendment Preservation Ordinance on the ballot in November.
Candidates for Reedsport city councilor or mayor must wait until June 18 to pick up information packets and filing forms from the Reedsport city recorder.
The Douglas County Board of Commissioners is taking applications now from people interested in the job of interim commissioner. The seat was recently vacated by Gary Leif, who is now a representative for state House District 2.