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Douglas County Chief Finance Officer Jessica Hansen’s $4.5 million lawsuit against former county assessor Roger Hartman over alleged harassment and whistle-blower retaliation was dismissed Friday. It appears the dismissal followed a settlement agreement between the parties, but the details o…

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Former Douglas County Commissioner candidate Victor Petrucci has pleaded guilty to second-degree burglary as part of a plea deal reached with the Douglas County District Attorney.

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Two finalists for interim Douglas County commissioner were interviewed Monday at the Douglas County Courthouse in Roseburg. The winner will temporarily fill the Douglas County commissioner seat Gary Leif vacated when he became interim representative for state House District 2.

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Former Douglas County Commissioner Joyce Morgan’s love for her family led her into public service, and friends and family said her desire to help other families live better lives was the driving factor behind her community service.

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On any given day, the Saving Grace Pet Adoption Center has roughly 125 cats and 50 dogs. But on one special day, Saving Grace welcomed visitors with a particular purpose in mind. Approximately 40 people came to celebrate the newly installed 43-kilowatt solar electric array. Cutting the ribbo…

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This November, residents of all the cities in Douglas County will choose their mayors and city councilors. In some cities, the familiar names of incumbents will fill the ballot, while in others voters will have some tough choices to make.

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The Roseburg City Council considered a proposed ordinance change Monday that would allow the city to declare buildings without water or sewer service dangerous, giving the city the power to step in and foreclose if the homeowners don’t fix the problem.