7/5 5:30 a.m. A Drain man has been charged with the murder of his girlfriend.
7/4 12:30 p.m. A home in Green suffered extensive damage in a fire on Friday night.
7/4 12:00 p.m. The Bunker Hill Fire is 85% contained.
7/4 11:15 a.m. A Days Creek man has been charged with criminally negligent homicide following his daughter’s death in an auto accident Friday night.
7/3 3:00 p.m. A Roseburg man was hurt when the semi truck he was driving rolled on Highway 42 at the junction with the Powers Highway on Thursday morning.
7/3 1:45 p.m. While the Douglas Forest Protective Association has talked about the use of fireworks by residents only being allowed inside “city limits”, some are asking exactly what defines “a city”.
7/3 1:20 p.m. The Douglas Forest Protective Association and local fire departments have seen an increase in the number of illegal burns throughout the county in the past week.
7/3 11:00 a.m. 4th of July celebrations are happening on Saturday all around Douglas County.
7/3 10:20 a.m. The autopsy on the body of Forest Martin was completed Thursday afternoon.
7/3 10:00 a.m. Motorists should expect intermittent delays for the next four years on Oregon 38 and U.S. Highway 101 as construction begins on a pilot program to repair or replace more than 150 culverts in Douglas and Coos County.
7/3 9:30 a.m. The Bunker Hill Complex of fires is now 75% contained.
7/3 6:30 a.m. Hot conditions are continuing as the long weekend is underway.
7/3 5:40 a.m While July 4th is Saturday, Friday is the legal holiday for governmental bodies and a number of businesses.
7/3 5:20 a.m. Riverbend Live starts its 19th season on Friday night.
7/3 5:05 a.m. Fire safety is critical over the holiday weekend. That’s the word from the Douglas Forest Protective Association.
7/3 4:45 a.m. As progress continues on the Bunker Hill complex of fires, officials have reopened Forest Service Road 700 to through traffic. Cheryl Caplan says the area closure has been reduced as well.
7/3 4:30 a.m. Deputies with the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office are part of a traffic safety campaign focusing on DUII enforcement over the long weekend.
7/2 3:00 p.m. The suspect in a California homicide was shot by police Wednesday night along Interstate Five near of Sunny Valley.
7/2 1:15 p.m. Staff with the U.S. Forest Service is dealing with three new fires.
7/2 10:30 a.m. Mercy Foundation and members of the Stapleton family recently awarded $10,000 in scholarships to four local high school students who love music.
7/2 10:10 a.m. A Washington man was hurt in an ATV crash Wednesday night at Winchester Bay.
7/2 10:00 a.m. The amount paid to people filing for unemployment insurance benefits has increased slightly.
7/2 9:40 a.m. Two campgrounds near the Bunker Hill Complex of fires in the Umpqua National Forest have re-opened.
7/2 9:00 a.m. The combination of fireworks and beer led to two people being cited Wednesday night in Roseburg.
7/2 5:45 a.m. The hot conditions will continue into the holiday weekend.
7/2 5:30 a.m. It was the hottest June ever in Roseburg.
7/2 5:15 a.m. With fire danger already high, and hot dry weather in the forecast, officials with the Douglas Forest Protective Association are tightening fire restrictions on forest operations.
7/2 5:00 a.m. Fire officials from around Douglas County are asking residents to take extra caution this year to not only keep fires from starting but also to keep everyone safe when using fireworks. T
7/2 4:45 a.m. The Jackson County Board of Commissioners will soon decide whether to authorize a memorandum of understanding between the county and the Bureau of Indian Affairs regarding an evaluation of potential impacts from a proposed casino in Medford.
7/2 4:30 a.m. A former Douglas County Deputy District Attorney is the new director of the Forensic Services Division of the Oregon State Police.
7/1 3:00 p.m. The legalization of recreational marijuana in the state is a “historic day for Oregonians”.
7/1 1:30 p.m. While the recreational possession and use of marijuana in Oregon became legal July first, It remains illegal on Umpqua National Forest, and other federal lands.
7/1 11:50 a.m. A Roseburg man is in jail after a two car wreck Wednesday night on Old Highway 99S.
7/1 10:00 a.m. The Bunker Hill Complex of fires are now fifty percent contained.
7/1 9;30 a.m. A Roseburg Police report says an officer stopped a vehicle near the corner of Southeast Stephens and Southeast Washington at about 2:00 p.m.
7/1 9:00 a.m. Two sections of guard rail along Interstate Five southbound were damaged on Tuesday night.
7/1 5:45 a.m. A Heat Advisory will be in effect for all of central Douglas County from 1:00 p.m. Wednesday through 11:00 p.m. Friday.
7/1 5:20 a.m. The Douglas Forest Protective Association and local fire departments responded to two natural cover fires on Tuesday afternoon.
7/1 5:10 a.m. Saying they are seeking to protect a celebrated collection of world-class salmon and steelhead rivers, Congressman Peter DeFazio and Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley are applauding a temporary ban on new mining projects in an area covered by a bill the group has introduced.
7/1 4:50 a.m. A second person has been charged with murder in the death of a 49 year old transient whose body was found early Saturday morning in Coos Bay.
7/1 4:40 a.m. Registration is now open for the 2015 Umpqua River Run.
6/30 11:30 a.m. A Roseburg teen died in a single vehicle auto accident that took place early Monday morning in northern California.
6/30 11:00 a.m. The Bunker Hill Complex of fires burning in the Umpqua National Forest has grown to around 320 acres.
6/30 10:40 a.m. Deputies from the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office will be participating in a traffic safety campaign tied to DUII enforcement for the 4th of July weekend.
6/30 10:20 a.m. A Roseburg man is in jail on several charges after police claim he left a stolen vehicle on the natural trail pedestrian foot bridge at the duck pond in Stewart Park.
6/30 10:00 a.m. Five people were cited for prohibited camping in three incidents Monday morning in Roseburg.
6/30 9:30 a.m. The Douglas County Fairgrounds is hiring temporary staff to work at this summer’s fair.
6/30 5:30 a.m. A Roseburg tradition kicks off its 24th season on Tuesday night. Music on the Half Shell features eight concerts this summer at the Nichols Band Shell in Stewart Park.
6/30 5:15 a.m. The Roseburg Hometown 4th of July Celebration is set for Saturday.
6/30 5:00 a.m. Very hot temperatures are expected to return to the region starting on Wednesday.
6/30 4:40 a.m. A Coos Bay man has been jailed for the death of a transient, whose body was found Saturday morning near a waste water treatment center in that city.
6/30 4:20 a.m. Three communities in Douglas County recently received national recognition for their efforts to reduce the vulnerability of homes and landscapes to wildfires by earning the Firewise Communities/USA recognition from the National Fire Protection Association.
6/29 3:00 p.m. A fish carcass clogged an intake pipe at the Rock Creek Hatchery, shutting off the flow of water to a raceway and killing 400,000 spring Chinook pre-smolts.
6/29 11:15 a.m. Over 400 people are fighting the Bunker Hill Complex of fires.
6/29 11:00 a.m. A transient was detained by Roseburg Police on multiple charges Monday morning.
6/29 10:40 a.m. A Roseburg Police report says that three males were called in for suspicious behavior while walking on Northwest Highland at about 7:30 p.m.
6/29 10:25 a.m. The hot dry weather on Friday and Saturday has resulted in record breaking temperatures for Roseburg, Medford and Klamath Falls, among other locations.
6/29 10:10 a.m. In the KQEN Business Spotlight: U.S. Senator Ron Wyden joined with officials from Travel Oregon on Monday morning to kickoff a weeklong tour of the state’s 7 Wonders.
6/29 9:30 a.m. A two-vehicle accident east of Reedsport claimed the life of a California woman on Sunday afternoon.
6/29 5:45 a.m. Hot temperatures are expected to be back starting midweek in southern Oregon and northern California.
6/29 5:30 a.m. The Bunker Hill Complex Fire is now at 150 acres.
6/29 5:15 a.m. Officials with the Coos Forest Protective Association are concerned with the number of fires that have started in June.
6/29 4:50 a.m. The body of a 49 year old transient was found early Saturday near the Empire Waste Water Treatment Center in Coos Bay.
6/28 6:00 a.m. Officials with the U.S. Forest Service have closed the area north of Lemolo Lake on the Diamond Lake Ranger District as crews fight the Bunker Hill Fire, burning one mile north of Lemolo Lake.
6/27 11:30 a.m. A Heat Advisory remains in effect until 5:00 a.m. Sunday for Central Douglas County.
6/27 11:20 a.m. Crews with the Roseburg Fire Department battled a fire at a home on Southeast Mill Street Friday afternoon.
6/27 11:00 a.m. Three campgrounds around Lemolo Lake have been evacuated due to the Bunker Fire.
6/26 2:00 p.m. A fundraiser for CASA of Douglas County will get people Boot Scootin’ for a good cause on Saturday.
6/26 10:30 a.m. Mercy Foundation has received a grant from the Melvin Federlein Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation.
6/26 10:10 a.m. A Roseburg woman was charged with trespassing when police found her on the back of the stage behind where the former Chrome nightclub used to be located on Diamond Lane Boulevard.
6/26 9:50 a.m. Officials with the Oregon office of OSHA are reminding employers that workers in landscaping, construction, and agriculture need to take precautions to deal with working outside in the current heat wave.
6/26 9:30 a.m. Forecasters with the National Weather Service say weather conditions between Friday night and Sunday could create explosive fire growth potential.
6/26 9:00 a.m. Firefighters with the Douglas Forest Protective Association and the Kellogg Rural Fire Department responded to a natural cover fire Thursday evening in the 15,000 block of Tyee Road at about 10:15 p.m.
6/26 5:30 a.m. Record high temperatures are expected in portions of southern Oregon and northern California Friday and Saturday.
6/26 5:15 a.m. Crews with the Douglas Forest Protective Association and local fire departments suppressed two small grass fires on Thursday afternoon.
6/26 5:10 a.m. The 47th annual Summer Arts Festival happens Friday through Sunday at the Umpqua Valley Arts Association in Roseburg.
6/26 5:00 a.m. The City of Roseburg and U.S. Cellular are wrapping up the Movies in the Park series on Friday night.
6/26 4:50 a.m. Carter & Company of Salem has been awarded the contract for the Oregon 138E Corridor Solutions project in downtown Roseburg.
6/26 4:40 a.m. The VA Roseburg Healthcare System is hosting an Open House and Career Fair on Wednesday July 1st from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
6/26 4:30 a.m. As county government gets ready to start a new fiscal year, The Douglas County Surveyor’s office is changing the hours they are open to the public.
6/25 3:20 p.m. A Red Flag Warning has been issued for parts of southwestern Oregon and northern California.
6/25 12:00 p.m. A Douglas County Health Advisory is in effect for the South Umpqua River and Lawson Bar Pools in Riddle.
6/25 11:30 a.m. Two people died in a single vehicle accident about four miles east of Roseburg on Wednesday night.
6/25 11:00 a.m. A Roseburg mom is in jail charged with kidnapping her daughter at the Department of Motor Vehicles office in Roseburg, on Wednesday afternoon.
6/25 10:00 a.m. A Roseburg man is in the Douglas County jail for drug and other charges following traffic stop on Wednesday morning.
6/25 9:30 a.m. Oregon State Police responded to a single vehicle accident Wednesday night.
6/25 5:40 a.m. Few details are available but two people were killed in an auto accident on Highway 138E four miles east of Roseburg late Wednesday night.
6/25 5:25 a.m. A Heat Advisory is now in effect for 1:00 p.m. Friday through Sunday morning at 5:00 a.m.
6/25 5:15 a.m. Increased fire danger on forestlands protected by the Douglas Forest Protective Association and the Umpqua National Forest have made it necessary to increase the fire prevention measures on industrial operations.
6/25 5:05 a.m. As temperatures soar, the American Red Cross is offering tips to stay safe in the extreme heat.
6/25 4:55 a.m. The City of Winston is having its annual goal setting mid-year check on Friday June 26th.
6/25 4:45 a.m. The YMCA of Douglas County will be part of the Summer Food Service Program through August 21st..
6/24 3:45 p.m. The National Weather Service has issued a Fire Weather Watch for the Umpqua Basin and the Umpqua National Forest.
6/24 3:15 p.m. Soldiers from the Oregon National Guard’s Charlie Company are back in Douglas County after being gone for a year.
6/24 2:30 p.m. Sixty six non-profit groups received grants from the Cow Creek Umpqua Indian Foundation at a ceremony Tuesday at Seven Feathers Casino Resort in Canyonville.
6/24 2:00 p.m. A Roseburg man was arrested Tuesday night following an unusual incident at around 9:00 p.m..
6/24 1:10 p.m. On Saturday, June 27, Roseburg Cinema will be featuring a special viewing of Disney Pixar’s “Inside Out” at 10 a.m.
6/24 10:35 p.m. A fundraiser has been started to place a zip line on Elk Island.
6/24 5:00 a.m. The Douglas Forest Protective Association has increased the level of fire danger to “high” for the entire Douglas District.
6/24 4:45 a.m. Warnings for very hot weather are continuing from the National Weather Service.
6/24 4:30 a.m. The Buckskin Fire is now fifty percent contained.
6/24 4:15 a.m. You can help to “take a bite out of Alzheimer’s” on Thursday by stopping by Callahan Village and Callahan Court for lunch.
6/24 4:00 a.m. Former Douglas County Commissioner Doug Robertson will speak to a local timber group on Thursday.
6/23 2:15 p.m. Emergency regulations from the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife to protect wild summer steelhead on the Umpqua RIver have been put into effect.
6/23 11:55 a.m. Free summer activities for children are being hosted by the Umpqua National Forest.
6/23 11:00 a.m. Charlie Company Soldiers are returning home on Wednesday after being gone for a year.
6/23 9:50 a.m. Roseburg Forest Products is making plans to move its headquarters to Springfield.
6/23 9:30 a.m. Two people were hurt in a two vehicle accident Monday night on Tiller Trail Highway.
6/23 9:30 a.m. Monday night’s fatal accident in Melrose is being treated as a criminal investigation by the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office.
6/23 5:30 a.m. The hottest June temperatures in close to a quarter of a century are expected Thursday through Saturday this week in a wide area of southern Oregon and northern California.
6/23 5:00 a.m. Staff with Wildlife Safari announced on Monday that four healthy lion cubs were born at the park recently.
6/23 4:45 a.m. The Roseburg City Council approved all five Public Works items on the agenda for its Monday night meeting.
6/23 4:25 a.m. The VA Roseburg Healthcare System is holding a Town Hall in the Eugene area on Thursday July 2nd.
6/22 8:45 p.m. Two people are dead and three people were taken to the hospital following a head on accident in the 2300 block of Melrose Road.
6/22 2:15 p.m. The Cow Creek Umpqua Indian Foundation will award close to $400,000 in grants to sixty six non-profit groups during a presentation at the Seven Feathers Convention Center in Canyonville Tuesday morning at 10:00 a.m.
6/22 2:00 p.m. Friends of the man who died in Sunday’s motorcycle accident are holding a carwash this Saturday to help his family.
6/22 1:45 p.m. A Roseburg man was cited for second degree animal neglect Sunday afternoon.
6/22 1:30 p.m. A Roseburg woman was hurt in a two vehicle wreck Sunday afternoon in the 800 block of Lookingglass Road in Roseburg.
6/22 11:30 a.m. A Roseburg man died when the motorcycle he was riding collided with a passenger car at the corner of Northeast Stephens and Newton Creek Road on Sunday morning.
6/22 10:45 a.m. Greater Douglas United Way has recognized exceptional achievements that took place in its 60th anniversary “One Million Reasons to Give” 2014-15 fundraising campaign.
6/22 10:30 a.m. The Buckskin Fire burning near Cave Junction is nearing 5,000 acres.
6/22 10:00 a.m. Roseburg’s City Manager has an explanation for people wondering about the number of trees that have been recently removed from Oak Street downtown.
6/21 5:15 a.m. The hottest temperatures so far this year are expected later this week over inland areas of southern Oregon and into northern California.
6/22 5:00 a.m. Due to heightened fire danger, the Douglas Forest Protective Association will impose public use restrictions on all private, county, state, and BLM lands protected by DFPA.
6/22 4:45 a.m. Public Works items dominate the agenda for Monday night’s Roseburg City Council meeting.
6/22 4:15 a.m. Pay One Price bracelets for unlimited rides at the Douglas County Fair are now on sale.
6/21 7:50 p.m. A Canyonville man is behind bars, accused of murdering a relative on Saturday night.
6/21 7:00 p.m. The interior of a home near downtown Roseburg received extensive damage in a fire Saturday afternoon.
6/19 1:30 p.m. A woman died just before midnight on Thursday, after being struck by a car traveling north on Interstate Five near Coburg.
6/19 11:15 a.m. A Dixonville home is a total loss following a fast moving fire Thursday night.
6/19 11:00 a.m. The remains of the former Kuebler’s Furniture store on Northeast Stephens in Roseburg have now been demolished.
6/19 10:00 a.m. The 30th anniversary Medford Cruise is Friday and Saturday.
6/19 9:45 a.m. A Roseburg man was jailed following an incident at Eagles Park in downtown Roseburg Thursday afternoon.
6/19 9:30 a.m. A Myrtle Creek man was cited by Roseburg Police after he passed out on Thursday morning.
6/19 7:00 a.m. Sutherlin Woofstock is a three day celebration of man’s best friend, and it takes place this weekend.
6/19 5:15 a.m. The Buckskin Fire southwest of Cave Junction is only six percent contained.
6/19 5:00 a.m. Officials with the U.S. Forest Service have announced that Trish Wilson will be the interim deputy forest supervisor for the Umpqua National Forest from July 6th through October 4th, working out of Roseburg.
6/19 4:50 a.m. Roseburg Police responded to a report of a chicken in distress Wednesday afternoon.
6/19 4:40 a.m. Its week three for this year’s Movies in the Park series.
6/19 4:20 a.m. A fundraiser to benefit the upcoming Wings & Wheels event is happening Saturday morning.
6/18 3:00 p.m. Provisions to pay for the most extreme wildfires through federal disaster funding were included in the Fiscal Year 2016 Interior Appropriations Bill, which was passed by the Senate Appropriations Committee on Thursday.
6/18 10:50 a.m. The Roseburg School Board is moving towards having a weapons policy for district staff members.
6/18 10:30 a.m. The Roseburg School Board approved the budget for the upcoming fiscal year at their meeting Wednesday night.
6/18 10:10 a.m. A man from Parma, Idaho was hurt when he crashed his ATV on the south flats of Banshee Hill at Winchester Bay.
6/18 10:00 a.m. A Roseburg man went to Mercy Medical Center following a rear end collision Wednesday afternoon at the intersection of Melrose Road and Melqua.
6/18 9:45 a.m. A man from Los Molinos, California was hurt when he lost control of his motorcycle on Roberts Creek Road Wednesday afternoon.
6/18 9:30 a.m. A Roseburg woman went to Mercy Medical after a two car accident Wednesday night at the corner of Garden Valley Boulevard and Estelle in Roseburg.
6/18 5:30 a.m. The Douglas County Veterans Forum is inviting the public to welcome soldiers with Charlie Company of the Oregon National Guard as they return home next Wednesday June 24th.
6/18 5:30 a.m. The Douglas County Veterans Forum is inviting the public to welcome soldiers with Charlie Company of the Oregon National Guard as they return home next Wednesday June 24th.
6/18 5:10 a.m. The Buckskin Fire continues to grow. The fire is burning ten miles southwest of Cave Junction on the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest.
6/18 5:00 a.m. The Young Entrepreneur Society of Roseburg is getting ready for its June Entrepreneur Pub Talk on Wednesday June 24th.
6/18 4:40 a.m. Officials with the Roseburg School District say that some new methods for teaching reading to students is leading to big gains in student learning.
6/17 2:30 p.m. Douglas County Commissioners have approved a fee structure for disposing waste at the county landfill and transfer sites but more works remains regarding specifics of the plan.
6/17 11:50 a.m. Roseburg Valley Mall has begun construction to change the layout of stores in the mall.
6/17 11:00 a.m. The Roseburg School Board is meeting Wednesday night.
6/17 10:00 a.m. A fire engulfed the rear quarter of a semi box trailer that was traveling north on Interstate Five Tuesday afternoon.
6/17 9:45 a.m. A Roseburg woman was cited Tuesday afternoon following an incident at a store in the 400 block of Southeast Stephens.
6/17 9:30 a.m. Roseburg Police arrested a man for a parole violation Tuesday night and provided an unusual description for his behavior.
6/17 5:30 a.m. Everyone is safe after lunchtime traffic was brought to a standstill on Garden Valley Boulevard Tuesday when a passenger bus caught on fire on the I-5 overpass.
6/17 5:15 a.m. A citizens group is attempting to recall State Senator Floyd Prozanski.
6/17 4:40 a.m. The Buckskin Fire now covers over 2,200 acres.
6/17 4:20 a.m. A former Douglas County Commissioner will speak at the next meeting of the Douglas Timber Operators.
6/16 3:15 p.m. Dr. Rita Cavin was named the interim president of Umpqua Community College in a special board meeting held Tuesday afternoon.
6/16 1:50 p.m. A large bus caught fire on the Garden Valley interstate 5 overpass in Roseburg Tuesday afternoon.
1/16 10:45 a.m. The City of Winston will have a meeting June 26th designed to be a mid-year check in from the annual goal setting meeting that was held in January.
6/16 10:30 a.m. The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is holding a public meeting in Roseburg Wednesday night to talk about work the agency is doing to try and simplify the state’s fishing regulations.
6/16 10:10 a.m. A Grants Pass area couple is dead and a 28 year old man is in jail on a long list of charges.
6/16 9:30 a.m. An Azalea woman was treated following a single vehicle accident in Myrtle Creek Monday afternoon.
6/16 9:00 a.m. Bike the Burg is a community project of the 3rd cohort of the Ford Family Foundation’s Institute of Leadership.
6/15 5:40 a.m. The Buckskin Fire near Cave Junction has grown to just over 2,000 acres.
6/16 5:20 a.m. Plans are emerging as Douglas County gets ready to welcome back about 135 soldiers.
6/16 5:05 a.m. The Board of Trustees of Umpqua Community College will have a special meeting Tuesday afternoon.
6/16 4:50 a.m. The City of Sutherlin has an opening on the city’s Planning Commission.
6/16 4:30 a.m. A limited number of the newly-released 2015-16 Oregon Blue Books are still available.
6/15 1:15 p.m. Friday is the Umpqua Valley BMX Olympic Day.
6/15 11:00 a.m. Charlie Company soldiers are coming home next week.
6/15 10:35 a.m. The 2015 Wings & Wheels celebration is set for July 18th at the Roseburg Regional Airport.
6/15 10:15 a.m. Oregon Good Sam Club, the state’s largest RV organization, is holding its annual Good Sam Samboree in Roseburg this week.
6/15 9:50 a.m. A Roseburg man was taken to jail following an incident Saturday morning in downtown Roseburg.
6/15 9:30 a.m. Roseburg Police cited a 13 year old male driver for traffic violations after a non-injury accident early Saturday morning.
6/15 9:00 a.m. This may be the strangest theft report you have heard lately.
6/15 5:45 a.m. A Coos Bay man died Sunday when the motorcycle he was riding collided with a passenger car on Highway 42.
6/15 5:30 a.m. A federal appeals court on Friday overturned a 2013 ruling that had ordered the Bureau of Land Management to sell more timber in southern Oregon.
6/15 4:50 a.m. Congressman Peter DeFazio said on Friday that he was pleased by the defeat of a trade package that would allow President Obama to push through the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
6/15 4:30 a.m. Four students from Douglas County had the honor of participating in a formal wreath laying ceremony last Saturday June 13 at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington Cemetery.
6/13 7:00 a.m. A woman from Drain died Friday afternoon in a single vehicle accident on Highway 38 west of Drain near milepost 44.
6/12 7:00 p.m. One person died in a single vehicle accident Friday afternoon. Sergeant Ken Terry of Oregon State Police says the wreck happened at about 4:30 p.m. on Highway 38 west of Drain near milepost 44.
6/12 11:50 a.m. The 16th annual Oregon Divisional Chainsaw Sculpting Championship is coming Thursday, June 18th through Sunday, June 21st in Reedsport.
6/12 10:50 a.m. Oregon Governor Kate Brown has declared a drought emergency In Douglas County along with three other counties in the state.
6/12 10:00 a.m. The Community Cancer Center in conjunction with Legacy Health is conducting a clinical trial that will evaluate weight loss and reduction of cancer risk biomarkers in women who are breast cancer survivors.
6/12 9:30 a.m Roseburg Police arrested a 29 year old man on Thursday afternoon.
6/12 9:00 a.m. A Roseburg man was charged with robbery following an incident Thursday afternoon.
6/12 5:15 a.m. A California man died when the car he was driving struck a log truck Thursday morning on Highway 38 west of Drain near mile post 44.
6/12 5:00 a.m. The Roseburg School District will have the Healthy Summer Lunch Kickoff on Friday from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Roseburg High School.
6/12 4:50 a.m. The City of Roseburg Parks and Recreation along with U.S. Cellular present the second night of Movies in the Park, Friday night at the Stewart Park Band Shell.
6/12 4:30 a.m. The Roseburg High Marching Ensemble will have a free car wash on Saturday.
6/12 4:25 a.m. Space is still available for the YMCA/Douglas ESD Partner Sports Camp taking place July 14th-24th.
6/11 3:00 p.m. Stewart Park Golf Course is gearing up to host the Women’s Just for Fun Summer Golf series.
6/11 2:10 p.m. Yoga in the Park will begin Saturday, June 20, at Stewart Park.
6/11 11:45 a.m. Douglas County Commissioners have declared a State of Emergency in the county due to the drought situation.
6/11 11:30 a.m. Douglas County Commissioners are wrapping up their series of town hall meetings regarding the county’s budget situation.
6/11 10:20 a.m. The 4th annual Lynn Stults Memorial Benefit Poker Run to help the Community Cancer Center will be held on Saturday June 27th.
6/21 9:45 a.m. Bus drivers working in the Winston-Dillard School District have voted to unionize with the Oregon School Employees Association.
6/11 9:25 a.m. A Roseburg man is in jail for drug and driving charges.
6/11 9:00 a.m. One person is dead following a car versus log truck accident that happened early Thursday morning.
6/11 5:30 a.m. A Myrtle Creek man died in a logging accident in rural Coos County on Wednesday morning.
6/11 5:15 a.m. Crews with the Douglas Forest Protective Association have been keeping busy on several fronts in the past few days.
6/11 4:50 a.m. Senator Ron Wyden says he will keep fighting for wildfire funding after U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack designated Wasco County, Oregon as a primary natural disaster area and seven nearby Oregon counties as natural disaster counties due to dangerous drought conditions.
6/11 4:30 a.m. The Douglas County Fair will have something new for 2015 to save families money.
6/11 4:20 a.m. The Friends of the Umpqua Valley Police K9 Programs will present the fifth annual City of Roseburg Police K9 Pursuit Fun Run and Walk at Stewart Park on Saturday June 27th.
6/10 1:30 p.m. The Douglas Timber Operators will hear from a consultant for the Association of O&C Counties at their next breakfast meeting Thursday morning, June 11th.
6/10 11:50 a.m. The South Umpqua Memorial Pool is set to open for its 52nd season on Saturday, June 13.
6/10 10:20 a.m. The Bureau of Land Management is holding open houses in Roseburg Wednesday and Thursday regarding the Draft Resource Management Plan and the Environmental Impact Statement for the western Oregon management plan revisions.
6/10 9:50 a.m. Tickets are now on sale for the Paws for a Cause fundraising dinner and auction on Friday night July 31st.
6/10 9:30 a.m. Roseburg Police arrested two people early Wednesday morning near the corner of Douglas Avenue and Ramp Road.
6/10 9: 00 a.m. A Roseburg woman was taken to jail Tuesday morning by the Roseburg Police.
6/10 5:20 a.m. Firefighters made excellent progress on the Corn Creek Fire on Tuesday
6/10 5:10 a.m. Roseburg had a record high for a second straight day.
6/10 5:00 a.m. Umpqua Community College is pursuing contract negotiations that could place a former interim president of the school in that role for a second time.
6/10 4:50 a.m. Work is ramping up as a contractor with the City of Roseburg begins the Washington/Oak Improvement Project.
6/10 4:40 a.m. A chance for girls ages eleven to fourteen to “explore the trades” will be happening later this month at Phoenix School in Roseburg.
6/10 4:30 a.m. The VA Roseburg Healthcare System will have an Open House for veterans, their families and the public on July 1st.
6/9 10:30 a.m. The lightning storm that moved over the area Tuesday morning resulted in around 125 lightning strikes on land protected by the Douglas Forest Protective Association.
6/9 10:10 a.m. In the KQEN Business Spotlight: Coastal Farm and Ranch has broken ground for a new store in Roseburg.
6/9 9:30 a.m. Increasing thunderstorm activity in parts of the region is expected to create erratic fire behavior and additional new fire starts Tuesday.
6/9 9:00 a.m. Fire crews have completed a fire line around the 98 acre Corn Creek Fire. That fire is fourteen miles east of Canyonville near Milo.
6/9 5:30 a.m. Two cities in southern Oregon broke record high temperatures on Monday.
6/9 5:15 a.m. The Douglas Forest Protective Association has increased the fire danger rating for the entire Douglas District to “moderate” effective immediately.
6/9 5:05 a.m. A staff person with the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is the newest member of the Roseburg City Council.
6/9 4:45 a.m. The Sutherlin City Council did not review the salary of City Manager Jerry Gillham Monday night as had been scheduled.
6/9 4:30 a.m. One person was hurt in a three vehicle crash that blocked Highway 42 near the Douglas/Coos County line on Monday morning.
6/9 4:15 a.m. The next pickup of food for the Roseburg Food Project will be this Saturday June 13th.
6/8 6:00 p.m. Crews with the Douglas Forest Protective Association are fighting the Corn Creek Fire, located fourteen miles east of Canyonville.
6/8 11:10 a.m. Troopers with Oregon State Police are on the scene of a multiple vehicle crash on Highway 42 just east of the Douglas/Coos County line.
6/8 11:00 a.m. While it’s not even officially summer yet, rivers in Douglas County have claimed a fourth drowning victim in the past eight weeks.
6/8 10:35 a.m. Officials with the Coos Forest Protective Association have announced that fire season will official start on Tuesday June 9th on land they protect.
6/8 10:20 a.m. Sunday’s heat in southern Oregon resulted in one longtime record temperature falling.
6/8 9:45 a.m. The historic Wolf Creek Inn State Heritage Site will be closed for construction during the 2015 season.
6/8 9:30 a.m. A Roseburg man was arrested on five charges early Saturday morning.
6/8 9:00 a.m. An Oakland woman was hurt when the motorcycle she was operating wrecked Sunday afternoon at about 12:20 p.m. on Highway 38 in the Scottsburg area.
6/8 5:35 a.m. It was graduation weekend for a number of schools in Douglas County.
6/8 5:20 a.m. Douglas County Commissioners are accepting applications for a vacancy on the Water Resources Advisory Board.
6/8 5:05 a.m. The Roseburg City Council will select a new member during its Monday night meeting.
6/8 4:45 a.m. The Sutherlin City Council is set to review the salary that City Manager Jerry Gillham receives, during its Monday night meeting.
6/8 4:20 a.m. NeighborWorks Umpqua is celebrating “National NeighborWorks Week” through Saturday June 13th.
6/5 10:45 a.m. The 76th annual Douglas County Lamb Show is happening Saturday at the fairgrounds.
6/5 10:20 a.m.The renovation of a neighborhood park in east Roseburg has led to increased use by kids living nearby.
6/5 10:00 a.m.Two people are in the Douglas County Jail on drug charges.
6/5 9:30 a.m. A Yoncalla man was hurt when the log truck he was driving crashed on Thursday night.
6/5 6:30 a.m. He oversaw Roseburg city government for years but now is out of a job in Medford.
6/5 6:00 a.m. A Celebration of Life for two boys that were students at Roseburg High will be held on Saturday.
6/4 5:00 a.m. A Melrose Elementary School student and a friend recently got a ride to school in a fire truck.
6/5 4:50 a.m. The 7th Annual Movies in the Park series begins this Friday night June 5th.
6/5 4:35 a.m. The Altrusa Book Sale is this Friday and Saturday.
6/5 4:25 a.m. A yard sale to benefit the Roseburg Senior Center will be held on Saturday June 6th.
6/4 11:40 a.m.The Oregon Health Authority issued a public health advisory Wednesday for the Sunset Bay State Park Beach in Coos County.
6/4 10:40 a.m. Douglas County Environmental Health is asking for assistance as the agency is trying to find a dog involved in a biting incident.’
6/4 10:30 a.m. A Roseburg man was arrested after being asked to leave a business on Wednesday night.
6/4 10:20 a.m. A Roseburg man is in jail after police say he tried to elude them Wednesday morning.
6/4 10:00 a.m. It’s been five years today since a 7 year old boy vanished from his school in northwest Portland.
6/4 9:40 a,m. A bizarre accident in Melrose Wednesday night led to a citation for a Roseburg driver.
6/4 9:20 a.m. Following a decision to approve a separation agreement with President Joe Olson, Umpqua Community College has released more information about Wednesday’s special Board of Trustees meeting.
6/4 5:30 a.m. The Board of Trustees at Umpqua Community College voted unanimously Wednesday to approve a separation agreement that seeks to end President Joe Olson’s employment at the end of this month.
6/4 5:00 a.m. A man with a long history in Douglas County’s wine industry was honored on Wednesday.
6/4 4:30 a.m. An Umpqua Valley winery took home thirteen medals at this week’s Oregon Wine Awards.
6/3 1:30 p.m. The City of Roseburg Parks Department will celebrate the completion of the Eastwood Park Renovation Project on Thursday afternoon.
6/3 11:00 a.m. The Community Advisory Council for the Umpqua Health Alliance will have a meeting next week to discuss progress on the 2014 Community Health Improvement Plan which was released one year ago.
6/3 10:30 a.m. Another multi-use path in Roseburg may be reconstructed this summer if the project is approved by the Roseburg City Council.
6/3 10:00 a.m. The Adopt-A-Highway program through the Oregon Department of Transportation is looking for volunteers in the Douglas County area.
6/3 9:30 a.m. Staff from the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is asking people to stay away from seals and sea lions that are resting on rocks or beaches on the Oregon coast.
6/3 9:00 a.m. A local timber group will hear from a former analyst for the Bureau of Land Management during its next meeting.
6/3 5:45 a.m. Police detained a man Tuesday night who had threatened to blow himself up.
6/3 5:20 a.m. Crews with the Douglas Forest Protective Association found and extinguished three additional fires on Tuesday that were ignited by the lightning storm on Sunday night.
6/3 5:10 a.m. U.S. Senator Ron Wyden was on the Senate floor on Tuesday calling attention to the severe drought conditions across Oregon and the increased risk of wildfire in the region.
6/3 5:00 a.m. The Southern Oregon Wine Institute will dedicate the vineyard at Umpqua Community College in honor of Scott Henry on Wednesday afternoon.
6/3 4:40 a.m. Students at Roseburg High School will celebrate the school year that is winding down, during the annual Baccalaureate Service Wednesday night.
6/3 4:25 a.m. Listeners to the stations of 541 radio responded to the Red Cross Media Challenge blood drive on Tuesday.
6/2 3:45 p.m. Deputies from the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office are dealing with a man who has threatened to blow himself up.
6/2 3:25 p.m. The Umpqua Community College Board of Directors has called for a special board meeting Wednesday afternoon.
6/2 11:00 a.m. Starting, July 1, the Douglas County Tax Collector’s Office will be closed on Fridays.
6/2 10:20 a.m. The U.S. Forest Service has two opportunities this month for the public to visit day-use sites for free in the Umpqua National Forest.
6/2 9:50 a.m. One person was hurt in a two vehicle accident Monday afternoon in the 700 block of Garden Valley Boulevard in Roseburg.
6/2 9:30 a.m. Summer child care starts June 8th at Saint Paul Lutheran School in Roseburg.
6/2 9:00 a.m. Three people were arrested by Myrtle Creek Police on Sunday.
6/2 5:15 a.m. Fire season has begun on the Umpqua National Forest.
6/2 5:00 a.m. Crews with the Douglas Forest Protective Association found two more lightning caused fires Monday afternoon bringing the total number of lightning fires caused by Sunday’s storm to six.
6/2 4:50 a.m. The Roseburg Police Department will take part in a pedestrian safety enforcement blitz next Monday June 8th.
6/2 4:35 a.m. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office in cooperation with the American Red Cross and Saving Grace Animal Shelter had a Shelter-Animal full scale disaster exercise last Saturday May 30th.
6/2 4:15 a.m. Learn more about Medicare during the Medicare 101 training class on June 24th in Roseburg.
6/1 11:00 a.m. Changes in the contract between Saving Grace Pet Adoption Center and Douglas County government, means the facility will be implementing new fees and reducing its hours of operation.
6/1 10:20 a.m. Two men were charged with possession of drug charges in separate incidents on Sunday.
6/1 10:00 a.m. A Roseburg man was taken to jail Friday night charged with choking a woman during a disturbance.
6/1 9:45 a.m. A citizen who allegedly observed a man damaging a business in the downtown area Friday night tried to get the suspect to wait for police.
6/1 9:30 a.m. The American Red Cross will have a Media Challenge blood drive in Roseburg on Tuesday June 2nd.
6/1 9:00 a.m. Firefighters from the Douglas Forest Protective Association have found and staffed four small fires from Sunday night’s lightning storm.
6/1 5:20 a.m. The Douglas Forest Protective Association and fire departments throughout Douglas County responded to multiple reports of wildfires after a lightning storm that lasted for hours, produced around 800 lightning strikes in the Douglas District on Sunday night.
6/1 5:00 a.m. The 2015 Fire Season is underway.
6/1 4:45 a.m. Sutherlin Police are warning the public about the danger of leaving pets inside of vehicles, even if its “only for a minute”.
6/1 4:30 a.m. NeighborWorks Umpqua is celebrating National NeighborWorks Week starting on Saturday June 6th.
5/29 12:15 p.m. A third medical marijuana dispensary is getting ready to open in Roseburg.
5/29 11:15 a.m. A contractor for the City of Roseburg is continuing work to relocate and replace water mains in the downtown area.
5/29 11:00 a.m. Over one hundred young musicians will perform at Jacoby Auditorium during the Umpqua Valley Youth Orchestra Spring Concert on Tuesday June 2nd.
5/26 10:30 a.m. The City of Roseburg is getting ready to celebrate the recent renovation of Eastwood Park.
5/29 5:30 a.m. It’s looking more like it’s the end of the line for using the name Indians for sports teams at Roseburg High School.
5/29 5:05 a.m. Staff with the Douglas Forest Protective Association has announced that the 2015 fire season will officially begin on Monday June first, on all private, county, state and BLM lands protected by DFPA.
5/29 4:50 a.m. Saturday it’s the YMCA Water Safety Day in Roseburg.
5/29 4:35 a.m. Work is underway to replace a 2,300 foot section of the multi-use path in Stewart Park.
5/29 4:20 a.m. The Altrusa Club of Roseburg will have a book sale on Saturday and Sunday June 5th and 6th.
5/28 3:50 p.m. Douglas County is receiving just over $5 million in Safety Net and O&C funding.
5/28 11:30 a.m. A Roseburg man is in jail following an inhalant incident on Wednesday night.
5/28 11:00 a.m. No one was hurt when an ultra light plane crashed while landing at the Roseburg Airport Thursday morning.
5/28 10:30 a.m. Several events are scheduled in Douglas County during Free Fishing Weekend, on June 6th and 7th.
5/28 10:00 a.m. Two days after an announcement was made, Umpqua Community College has released more information about the retirement of Dr. Joe Olson.
5/28 5:35 a.m. In the KQEN Business Spotlight: Douglas County’s third annual Wellness at Work Employers Summit is set for June 19th at the Umpqua Business Center.
5/28 5:10 a.m. The Roseburg High School Bands will perform their final concert of the season on Thursday night in the RHS Rose Theater.
5/28 4:50 a.m. The Umpqua Valley Arts Association is preparing for its 47th Annual Summer Arts Festival, coming June 26th through the 28th.
5/28 4:30 a.m. The inaugural SMART invitational Grown Up Spelling Bee, previously planned for this Saturday May 30th, has been moved to Friday October 16th at 6:00 p.m.
5/28 4:20 a.m. Here’s another Oregon Wine Month story:
5/27 4:30 p.m. A Douglas County teen has been sentenced to sixty months in prison after pleading guilty to first-degree sodomy and two counts of first-degree sex abuse.
5/27 10:30 a.m. A fifteen year old teen was taken to Juvenile Detention after he tried to elude police on Tuesday night.
5/27 10:15 a.m. Kick Start Douglas County is a community wellness collaboration that promotes and provides free or low-cost access to activities and events that support healthy lifestyles.
5/27 10:00 a.m. The AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps is heading for Roseburg.
5/27 9:30 a.m. June 6th and 7th is a celebration of state parks in Oregon.
5/27 5:30 a.m. Students at Roseburg High School returned to class on Tuesday, the first day after the weekend drowning accident that claimed the lives of two RHS classmates.
5/27 5:10 a.m. U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley spent part of Tuesday in Douglas County
5/27 5:00 a.m. With the warmer weather arriving, the Roseburg Police Department has been responding to an increased number of calls regarding animals being left inside of vehicles.
5/27 4:40 a.m. Here’s another Oregon Wine Month story:
5/27 4:25 a.m. The Young Entrepreneur Society is holding their monthly Pub Talk on Wednesday night.
5/27 4:15 a.m. The Bureau of Land Management is seeking a volunteer to live at the North Bank Habitat Management Area and serve as a caretaker for the grounds and facilities.
5/26 4:30 p.m. The president of Umpqua Community College will be retiring.
5/26 1:30 p.m. If you see someone driving a pickup with a City of Sutherlin logo, look carefully because it might be stolen.
5/26 11:10 a.m. Roseburg Police arrested a man accused of stopping traffic on Saturday night.
5/26 11:00 a.m. A Roseburg man has been charged with strangulation and fourth degree assault following an incident Tuesday morning at about 1:00 a.m.
5/26 10:45 a.m. The Friendly Kitchen and Meals on Wheels program has started an in-house dining program for senior citizens.
5/26 10:30 a.m. A Roseburg man is in the Douglas County Jail on burglary charges.
5/26 9:30 a.m. A fire east of Bridge has burned about 35 acres.
5/26 5:50 a.m. Counselors at Roseburg High School are ready to help students dealing with grief following the weekend drowning of two of their classmates.
5/26 5:30 a.m. U.S. Senator Ron Wyden honored Frank Moore during a private event on Monday along the North Umpqua River east of Roseburg.
5/26 5:00 a.m. About 200 people turned out to honor those who have given their life for the nation in military conflict, during the Memorial Day Tribute at the National Cemetery Annex of the VA Roseburg campus.
5/26 4:45 a.m. The YMCA of Douglas County will present Water Safety Day on Saturday May 30th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Stewart Park.
5/26 4:30 a.m. Umpqua Watersheds is presenting Kim Angelis and Josef Gault in a concert to benefit the League of Umpqua Climate Youth.
5/26 4:15 a.m. Staff with the Bureau of Land Management will celebrate National Trails Day this Saturday May 31st by leading a clean-up of the Emerald Trail next to the North Umpqua River.
5/26 4:00 a.m. Douglas County commissioners are seeking to fill two positions on the Library Board.
5/25 5:30 a.m. Monday is Memorial Day. It’s a day to honor those who paid the ultimate sacrifice for the nation.
5/25 5:10 a.m. Governor Kate Brown has ordered that flags at all public institutions in Oregon be lowered to half-staff from sunrise until 12:00 p.m. on Monday in honor of Memorial Day.
5/25 5:00 a.m. Douglas County Commissioners are accepting application to fill four vacancies on the county Traffic Safety Commission.
5/25 4:50 a.m. The Boys & Girls Club of the Umpqua Valley has received a big grant from the Douglas Community Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation.
5/24 2:45 p.m. Two teenage boys drowned Saturday night in the South Umpqua River on the edge of Roseburg.
5/23 10:00 a.m. The Douglas Interagency Narcotics Team and the U.S. Marshall’s Office are trying to find two wanted men, who failed to appear in U.S. District Court in Eugene last month on heroin charges.
5/23 7:30 a.m. Camping season is here. Recreation crews on the Umpqua National Forest have worked round-the-clock to prepare campgrounds and trails for summer visitors.
5/22 11:55 a.m. The Douglas County Solid Waste Advisory Committee met at the County Courthouse on Wednesday, May 20th, with the purpose of discussing the usage fees for the county landfill and transfer sites.
5/22 11:00 a.m. Just ahead of the Memorial Day holiday, students at Fir Grove Elementary School placed flags on headstones at the VA National Cemetery in Roseburg on Friday to honor those who have served the nation.
5/22 10:30 a.m. One person was hurt in a two car accident at the corner of West Harvard and Broccoli on Thursday night.
5/22 10:00 a.m. A Sutherlin teen that had been missing for eight days has returned home.
5/22 6:45 a.m. Friday Wildlife Safari is celebrating the opening of Summer Splash at the Waterhole.
5/22 5:30 a.m. As people get ready for a holiday weekend of camping and fun in the woods, officials are asking them to remember wildfire safety.
5/22 5:05 a.m. People who choose to drive impaired, not use safety restraints, drive distracted or make other dangerous driving decisions should expect to draw the attention of law enforcement officers statewide during the Memorial Day holiday weekend.
5/22 4:50 a.m. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office has completed a death investigation.
5/22 4:35 a.m. The 11th annual Run for Ohm, a 5k and 10k run and walk will take place May 30th at River Forks Park.
5/22 4:20 a.m. With the school year winding down, the Roseburg High School Baccalaureate service has been scheduled.
5/21 2:15 p.m. A longtime Douglas County resident will be honored under legislation proposed by both of Oregon’s U.S. Senators.
5/21 10:30 a.m. A hatchery director is speaking to a local timber industry group next week.
5/21 10:00 a.m. A Roseburg woman is in jail on drug and tampering with evidence charges.
5/21 9:45 a.m. A California driver who reportedly caused an accident that happened right in front of a police officer was cited on Wednesday night.
5/21 9:30 a.m. Wednesday night Myrtle Creek Police helped an elderly man with dementia.
5/21 9:00 a.m. A Myrtle Creek man has been charged with multiple sex crimes that were reported to have occurred over an eight year period.
5/21 5:30 a.m. Congressman Peter DeFazio and New York democrat Louise Slaughter has reintroduced the Health Insurance Industry Fair Competition Act.
5/21 5:15 a.m. Forests and the economy will be the focus of a forum being held on Wednesday May 27th in Grants Pass.
5/21 5:00 a.m. A teen was hurt in a single vehicle accident in the 6000 block of Hayhurst Road in Drain Tuesday night.
5/21 4:45 a.m. The Culinary Arts program at Umpqua Community College will present an Italian dinner on Thursday June 4th at 6:00 p.m. in the Lang Center.
5/21 4:30 a.m. In the KQEN Cultural Spotlight – The Umpqua Singers will present their final performance for the 2014/2015 season on Friday June 5th at 7:30 p.m. in Centerstage Theatre on the UCC campus.
5/20 4:45 p.m. Winston Police are seeking the person who robbed an employee of the Dollar Tree store early Wednesday morning.
5/20 11:45 a.m. The Douglas County Solid Waste Advisory Committee will meet at 1 p.m. Wednesday to discuss how much will be charged to dispose of refuse at the landfill and transfer stations.
5/20 11:00 a.m. The world’s tallest nutcracker will finally be coming down in River Fork’s Park after an owl found nesting in it along with the babies born since then, are moved on Wednesday.
5/20 10:20 a.m. Roseburg Police located a fugitive on Tuesday morning.
5/20 10:00 a.m. Officers with the Roseburg Police will participate in a traffic safety campaign focusing on DUII enforcement during the upcoming Memorial Day weekend.
5/20 9:45 a.m. The Douglas County 911 center has been notified of a telephone service outage affecting 911 service in the Diamond Lake area.
5/20 9:30 a.m. An elderly Roseburg area man who had been reported missing early Wednesday morning was found a few hours later.
5/20 5:35 a.m. Only two measures were on the ballot for the Special Districts Election.
5/20 5:20 a.m. Results are in from Tuesday’s Special Districts Election. While most seats on school boards, fire districts, and other districts were uncontested there are some contested races to cover.
5/20 5:00 a.m. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is looking for help from the public as they try to locate a Sutherlin teen that has been missing for nearly a week.
5/20 4:45 a.m. In the KQEN Business Spotlight: Staff at Umpqua Dairy says the problem of stolen milk crates is growing.
5/20 4:30 a.m. Last Saturday My 16th, firefighters with Douglas County Fire District No. 2 and the Winston Dillard Fire District had a live fire training exercise in a structure at 1311 Winston Section Road.
5/19 11:00 a.m. The entire Oregon Congressional delegation is expressing concern about a proposal to close mail processing facilities in Bend and Eugene.
5/19 10:30 a.m. Three people were arrested on drug charges by the Myrtle Creek Police Friday morning.
5/19 10:00 a.m. One man is in jail and one man went to the hospital with critical injuries following a single vehicle wreck on Highway 99 South near Superior Lumber.
5/19 9:30 a.m. A transient was cited for first degree criminal trespass and third degree criminal mischief Tuesday morning.
5/19 9:00 a.m. Roseburg Police cited two twelve year olds on Monday morning following an incident Friday night on Stewart Parkway in Roseburg.
5/19 5:30 a.m. Tuesday is the Special Districts Election Day. Around Douglas County dozens of seats on school boards, fire districts, park and recreation districts and other districts are up for election.
5/19 5:15 a.m. Two members of Oregon’s congressional delegation are applauding the House passage of legislation that would keep the Newport air facility open indefinitely.
5/19 5:00 a.m. The Young Entrepreneur Society of Roseburg will have its monthly Pub Talk on Wednesday May 27th.
5/19 4:45 a.m. Oak Avenue in downtown Roseburg will be reduced to one lane between Spruce and Pine Street starting Tuesday night May 26th at 7:00 p.m. to allow a contractor for the City of Roseburg to install a water main below the railroad tracks.
5/19 4:30 a.m. Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training will be held June 5th and 6th at the Cow Creek Health and Wellness Center in Canyonville.
5/18 12:00 p.m. Three people are in jail following an armed robbery that happened Friday morning.
5/18 11:10 a.m. One man was jailed following a fight on Saturday night.
5/18 11:00 a.m. Two people have applied for a vacant seat on the Roseburg City Council.
5/18 10:45 a.m. A Medford teen was hurt in an ATV accident at Winchester Bay on Saturday afternoon.
5/18 10:30 a.m. A skateboarder went to the hospital after he struck a vehicle near the corner of Applegate and Douglas Street in Yoncalla.
5/18 5:30 a.m. Governor Kate Brown has ordered that all flags at public institutions in Oregon be flown at half-staff on Monday to honor an Oregon Korean war soldier whose remains were only recently identified.
5/18 5:05 a.m. Douglas County Commissioners are holding four more Town Hall meetings as they explain the county budget situation to residents of the county.