Memories of all of the stories Dan Bain has told as a media person have come flooding back in recent days.
Mosaic at Douglas High School not part of the remodel, to be addressed at June school board meeting
With 2.8 million confirmed cases and 200,000 deaths worldwide — including more than 900,000 cases and nearly 50,00 deaths in the U.S., we all now realize that the coronavirus pandemic has become the worst global health crisis in our lifetimes. But, as The News-Review reporter Jon Mitchell re…
A state official suggested social distancing without using the phrase, emphasizing it would be “dangerous to have any kind of gatherings where people could congregate.” Meanwhile, a state health official warned that lifting such restrictions too early could result in devastating consequences.
A celebration of Jewish culture and tradition took place Sunday at the Roseburg Public Library as the Umpqua Valley Havurah spent the first day of Hanukkah together.
The Douglas County Museum will present a Supernatural Saturday at the Museum event this weekend featuring Halloween-themed activities for kids and families.
The League of Women Voters of Umpqua Valley will present a historical slideshow entitled "Women's Suffrage Centennial Celebration" from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Roseburg Public Library South Umpqua Room, 1409 NE Diamond Lake Blvd., Roseburg.
It seems only fitting that the space that housed Roseburg Book & Stationery should come back to life just before Halloween. After all, the building is more than a century old and said to be haunted; even the reopening itself has been shrouded in a bit of mystery.
In 1944, the Douglas County Court, the predecessor of today’s county commissioners, declared a housing emergency and the Housing Authority of Douglas County was born. It’s purpose then, as now, was to help low-income community members find a place where they could afford the rent.
Schools were started in Oregon almost as soon as people settled in the state. Throughout Douglas County, some of the remnants of those early days of education remain visible.
UMPQUA — Clan is gaelic for children. The national animal of Scotland is the unicorn. Sgian-dbuh is the name of the black knife worn in the kilt hose.
A War of 1812 veteran who was one of the Umpqua Valley’s first non-Native settlers will soon have his memory restored.
Local nonprofits continue to make progress on rehabilitation for Roseburg’s historic Willis House, despite a recent setback.
A contractor is using Airbnb, an online hospitality rental marketplace, to attract tourists and increase activity in Roseburg’s waterfront and downtown.
WINCHESTER — Determined. Tough. Gentle. Those were some of the words people called out to describe Sue Shaffer at a memorial service Saturday.
Oregon Native American tribes were slow to act when the federal government began allowing casinos on tribal lands almost 30 years ago, but the Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Indians fearlessly took the first step.
During the 11 years he served as director of the Douglas County Museum, Gardner Chappell was all about making history fun for kids, and his passion and enthusiasm brought the museum to life.
WINSTON — The historic Harry Winston House is celebrating its 130th birthday with free house tours and cake from 1 to 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 30, at 350 Winston Section Road, Winston.