The first case of the Brazilian variant of COVID-19 has hit the West Coast, and it’s right here in Douglas County.
Roseburg Public Schools confirmed Sunday evening a positive coronavirus case associated with Roseburg High School, prompting the suspension of all football-related activities effective Monday.
Seniors 70 and older are now eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine and can call their health care provider or a local health care facility to schedule an appointment.
MYRTLE CREEK — The 25th annual tradition of Myrtle Creek fourth graders attending the Seven Feathers Sportsmen’s & Outdoor Recreation Show was altered this year.
Rose Haven Nursing Center in Roseburg is struggling with a major COVID-19 outbreak. Fifty-two staff members and residents there have contracted the disease and one person has died.
With 39 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday, Douglas County appears to be headed toward the “extreme risk” category.
Across the state, no new deaths from COVID-19 were reported by the Oregon Health Authority on Sunday or Monday.
The Douglas County COVID-19 Response Team reported 22 new cases Saturday and 16 new cases Friday.
The Douglas County COVID-19 Response Team reported more new cases Thursday than any other day throughout the pandemic.
The FISH Food Pantry in Roseburg is bursting with donated food, but it’s having trouble giving it all away.
Wednesday was another tough pandemic day for Douglas County.
Douglas County reached two grim milestones Tuesday in the COVID-19 pandemic.
State and local health officials urged seniors to remain patient as vaccine eligibility began for those 80 and over Monday.
A student at Myrtle Creek Elementary School has tested positive for COVID-19, it was announced Saturday night.
The Douglas County COVID-19 Response Team reported 28 new cases Thursday and no new deaths.
The Douglas County COVID-19 Response Team reported 18 new cases Wednesday and no new deaths.
An adult at Green Elementary School has tested positive for COVID-19, Roseburg Public Schools reported Monday.
The Douglas County COVID-19 Response Team reported 12 new cases Thursday.
Teachers and other school, preschool and child care workers are now eligible to receive COVID-19 vaccinations.
Another Douglas County resident has died of COVID-19, the Douglas County COVID-19 Response Team reported Tuesday.
The Douglas County COVID-19 Response Team reported two new deaths Sunday.
Douglas County has reported one death and 28 new cases of COVID-19 in the past two days.
MONMOUTH — Western Oregon University announced spring term classes at both the Monmouth campus and WOU:Salem will continue as mostly online.
Ainsley Driver-Murdock, a 7-year-old second grader at Hucrest Elementary School, is excited to go back to school and see her friends and teachers.
Four additional Douglas County elected officials said Thursday they will not sign onto the declaration of the Citizens Against Tyranny.
The Douglas County COVID-19 Response Team reported 16 new cases and no new deaths Thursday.