WINSTON — The Winston City Council voted unanimously Monday to enact a public safety fee to fund two new police vehicles.
Eddie Eagle has been teaching children in Douglas County about guns since 1988, but Senate Bill 801 has restarted a debate on when to start teaching gun safety.
WINSTON — The Winston City Council chambers were filled above capacity Monday night as a proposed public safety fee brought criticism from residents.
Oregon State University Extension Service of Douglas County has partnered with the Douglas Forest Protective Association and Douglas Small Woodlands Association to offer a class designed to teach landowners how to prepare their land for wildfire.
Douglas County District Attorney Rick Wesenberg said Thursday that a Douglas County grand jury concluded that the use of deadly force by each officer involved in a shootout on March 9 in the Green District was justified.
Principal Broker Thomas Manning was working in his office at Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Real Estate Professionals Thursday afternoon in Roseburg when a sound like an explosion shook the whole building.
The FBI is renewing its hunt for a man who is now 54, but disappeared after being arrested in Douglas County in 1998 on rape, sodomy and burglary charges.
Oregon State Police is requesting the public’s help after an altercation involving possibly three cars left a man dead from a gunshot wound.
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.
Police have ended the search for a suspect who reportedly exchanged gunfire with police in the area of Grant Smith Road and Ingram Drive earlier Saturday evening.
The Douglas County Fire District No. 2 board of directors have passed a pair of resolutions that will allow it to ask voters in the district if they want landowners not currently paying taxes for fire service to pay up.
Two suspects are in custody Saturday after an attempted carjacking at a Roseburg Red Robin and a high-speed pursuit that continued to Grants Pass where Oregon State Police say a suspect fired a weapon several times, striking a commercial vehicle, a passenger vehicle with an occupied car seat…
Two suspects involved in two failed carjacking attempts, a high-speed chase to Grants Pass, a shooting and an assault on Saturday, are in custody. They are suspects in a multi-state series of violent crimes according to the Oregon State Police.
More than 150 people gathered at the Douglas County Fairgrounds on Friday to honor local law enforcement at the Roseburg Optimist Club’s 43rd annual Respect for Law Enforcement banquet.
Firefighters were on the scene of a fire late Saturday night that destroyed two semitrailer cabs inside the yard of the UPS Customer Care Center on Old Highway 99 in Green. The fire, which was reported shortly after 8:30 p.m. Saturday, reportedly started in one cab before quickly spreading t…
Oregon Department of Transportation has reopened northbound and southbound lanes of Interstate 5 after heavy snowfall shut down I-5 in both directions for several hours Friday night.
A few days after the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office began accepting Text-to-911, a Roseburg woman was arrested for falsely reporting a mass murder, according to the sheriff’s office.
This year, Oregon legislators will consider banning adults younger than 21 from buying guns. They’ll also decide whether to mandate that guns be kept under lock and key.
Thursday online and Friday in its print edition, The News-Review reported on a video posted on social media that showed a homeless man shivering shirtless in the cold outside the Douglas County Jail after having been released.
A three-vehicle crash caused unknown injuries and temporarily delayed eastbound traffic on Northwest Garden Valley Boulevard just before noon Thursday in Roseburg.