The Douglas County Building Department issued a permit to the builder and general contractor of the Hampton Inn, Jansen Construction, to fix a cross connection between a stormwater sewer and a sanitary sewer Tuesday.
A pipe depositing raw sewage into a storm water detention basin at the recently constructed Hampton Inn and Suites has been traced to at least three guest rooms on the property, the hotel’s manager said on Friday.
The Douglas County Global Warming Coalition took about 40 people in a small caravan of buses, vans and a few personal vehicles on a tour of the Smart Energy & Solar Tour in Douglas County on Saturday.
The Bureau of Land Management’s Roseburg district and the Umpqua National Forest are hosting a photo contest as part of a multi-agency exhibit at the 23rd annual Sportsmen and Outdoor Recreation Show in February. As part of their exhibit, the agencies are holding an amateur photo contest wit…
Jordan Cove is offering a new financial incentive for landowners in the path of the proposed liquefied natural gas pipeline to give the company right-of-way access to their land.
The Umpqua North Complex and Horse Prairie fires ripped through Douglas County last year burning nearly 60,000 acres total, forcing residents to evacuate and roads to close.