We're always interested in hearing about news in our community. Let us know what's going on!

  • 0
  • 2 min to read

Umpqua Community College does not have results from the lead dust testing at the Flegel Center, despite a Tuesday press release claiming that low levels of lead dust were found in the building that will be used for housing students.

  • 0
  • 1 min to read

Douglas Forest Protective Association will officially end fire season within the Douglas District on Monday as a result of significant rainfall and an overall cooling trend in the area.

  • 2
  • 7 min to read

Children stroll through the walkways at the hilly campus of Winchester Elementary School. Meanwhile on the other side of a blue slatted fence, garbage is piled high and the residents are known drug users.

  • 0
  • 2 min to read

WINCHESTER — A fire alarm went off in the community workforce training building at 9 a.m. Thursday on the Umpqua Community College campus.

  • 0
  • 1 min to read

The recent shift to cooler, wetter weather led the Douglas Forest Protective Association to lower the fire danger to moderate Saturday morning for all DFPA protected lands.

  • 0
  • 1 min to read

MYRTLE CREEK — Fire crews responded to a wildfire that reached 2 acres near Myrtle Creek on Tuesday afternoon and prevented the blaze from spreading further, according to a press release from the Douglas County Forest Protective Association.