Highway 38 remains closed about 15 miles west of Elkton on Tuesday morning, more than 400 Douglas Electric customers are without power and a commercial fuel truck driver suffered fatal injuries after his truck hit a cow on the road Monday night, destroying a power pole and leading to a signi…
The Douglas Forest Protective Association has suspended burn permits for backyard debris burning due to warm, windy conditions and low humidity levels forecasted throughout the area.
In the wake of a crosswalk fatality and serious injury earlier this year, the City of Roseburg took steps to improve safety for pedestrians and bikers at the intersection of Northwest Stewart Parkway and Northwest Harvey Avenue.
A 71-year-old Roseburg woman was killed Saturday night during a crash on Interstate 5 that shut down the southbound lanes just south of Cottage Grove for several hours.
Douglas County Commissioners didn’t make a Sept. 6 deadline to put the public safety levy on this November’s ballot because of timing, according to Douglas County Commissioner Tim Freeman.
The six wildlfires that burned an estimated 97 acres along Interstate 5 near Curtin in northern Douglas County was related to a vehicle malfunction from a passing motorist, according to a statement released by the Douglas Forest Protective Association on Saturday.
Six wildfires that stretched from Curtin to Cottage Grove on Friday evening snarled traffic on northbound Interstate 5, caused some anxious moments for nearby homeowners and turned a stretch of I-5 into a massive firefighter command post.