Funny hat contests, food tastings, kids games and special musical guests were just some of the memorable events added for two local farmers markets last week.
Forty years ago, a group of 20 people, most of them women, gathered in a meeting room at Faith Lutheran Church in Roseburg. They were there because they wanted to help battered women.
The number one song audience members said they hoped to hear as they waited for the Pat Benatar concert to begin at the Douglas County Fair in Roseburg Wednesday evening was “Hit Me With Your Best Shot.”
The U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights opened an investigation Monday into allegations the Roseburg School District is discriminating against disabled students by pulling them out of class early and loading them on buses earlier than their non-disabled peers.
An intersection at the south end of the Stewart Parkway and Harvey Avenue in Roseburg got a major makeover when Stewart Parkway was straightened and widened to four lanes north of the YMCA building. The four-lane street extended through the intersection to the south end of the YMCA, and new …
Roseburg Public Schools is holding a special board meeting to consider the dismissal or discipline of Superintendent Gerry Washburn and a hold pre-termination meeting.
With a new base layer on the Roseburg High School football field, the drainage systems checked and most of the nailer boards replaced all that’s left now is the installation of the concussion pads and lying down the new turf.
Land at a local cemetery will be dedicated in a public ceremony this month, in preparation for its future as a resting place for abandoned children who have died or been stillborn.
The city of Roseburg will slurry seal 13 streets this week, beginning 7 a.m. Tuesday and continuing through Thursday. The contractor will work from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. most days.