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WINSTON — Quick thinking by neighbors when a fire broke out in an apartment complex in Winston early Sunday morning may have saved some lives.

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A structure fire that began late on Easter Sunday in Roseburg displaced five people and sent two to the hospital with injuries, according to the Roseburg Fire Department.

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A 61-year-old Oakland man died Wednesday after his mobile home caught fire in the 800 block of Cabin Creek Road, according to the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office.

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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.

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

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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.

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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.

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Industrial fire restrictions increased Monday for private, county, state, Bureau of Land Management and Bureau of Indian Affairs lands protected by the Douglas Forest Protective Association.

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Control lines have been completed around the entire perimeter of the Days Coffee Fire and all known spot fires in southeastern Douglas County, according to a press release sent out by Douglas Forest Protective Association Friday morning.

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As of 8:30 p.m. Saturday, fire crews from the Douglas Forest Protective Association and Glide Rural Fire Department were on the scene of a 25-acre natural cover fire approximately 9 miles east of Glide, near Susan Creek Road. The Susan Creek Fire was reported to the Douglas County 911 as an …