SUTHERLIN — Even with an impressive resume that includes early two decades of teaching under her belt and known for her dedication to her students at Sutherlin Middle School, the 2020 Douglas’ Regional Teacher of the Year is still quick to deflect attention from herself.
David Ulsh talks about pigs in the road and pool tables in the truck while he pulls cooked chicken off the bone and puts it right on the griddle. He pours some homemade barbecue sauce on it and chops it up again.
After more than 20 years of selling pizza out of trailer, the owners of The Little Pizza Paradise scrapped the trailer and moved the pizza oven into a permanent building across the highway in Glide. The pizza shop is a fulfillment of a decades-old dream for owners Barry and Jacki Hayes.
Elkton Community Education Center will host an open house for its new softball field from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at 15850 Highway 38 in Elkton.
DRAIN — The Shoppe in Drain is decked out with all of Steffani Mast’s favorite things and embodies her dream of providing a little boutique shop for her hometown and opens an opportunity to fundraise for her family’s nonprofit organization.
Two loggers were rescued from logging site near Tyee Tuesday morning. One suffered minor injuries while the other suffered from multiple trauma injuries after being pinned under a log.
The Sutherlin Library is holding a “Spring Fiesta” on Saturday to celebrate two years of being open after the Douglas County Library System shut down in April 2017.
About 1,000 Douglas Electric Cooperative customers in and around Elkton and Scottsburg at about 8 a.m. Tuesday. Some Reedsport customers were also affected.
ELKTON — Highway 138W between Sutherlin and Elkton still bears evidence of the most destructive snowstorm in decades.
I was up in Seattle last month visiting my family when I casually mentioned we don’t have a Starbucks within 20 miles of Drain. The look of shock on their faces was priceless, but also a little scary.
It is spring in Oakland. The daffodils are in their full glory and the wild plum are blooming. Some plum trees are blooming from a horizontal position, having been knocked down by our storm. It’s almost like they are determined to celebrate spring in spite of the storm. But much of the debri…
SUTHERLIN — When Amber and Randy Brandies noticed the two cars engulfed in flames while driving by a residence on South Calapooya Street early Saturday morning, they didn’t hesitate.
Students in Lori Solberg’s third grade class at Sutherlin East Primary School organized a fundraiser to help the Sutherlin Fire Department, Sutherlin Police Department and Saving Grace Pet Adoption Center.
President Donald Trump signed the bipartisan public lands package of bills Tuesday. As part of that package, two areas in Douglas County have been set aside for protection.
Douglas Electric Cooperative now estimates most of its customers will have power restored by the end of the week.
Nancy Wallace returned to her Elkton home Friday morning for the first time since the power went out two weeks ago.
Several miles past Umpqua, along a winding country road, 72-year-old Jean Jennings lives alone in a home that hasn’t had running water or power since a week ago Sunday. Though the road was clear Tuesday, there was still quite a bit of snow on the ground. The air was decidedly crisp when the …
SUTHERLIN — Approximately 18 months after a $200,000 renovation of the Sutherlin High School gymnasium was completed, major damage from last week’s snowstorm has made the gym, locker rooms and adjoining music rooms unusable for the next several months.
Protections for two Douglas County areas received the nod from the U.S. House of Representatives this week.