1/27 5:30 a.m. The Roseburg City Council awarded a bid for the Highway 138 Water Main Improvement Project during its meeting on Monday night.
1/27 4:50 a.m. Solar projects in the northwest are getting a big boost from Pacific Power Blue Sky customers.
1/27 4:30 a.m. Officers with the Roseburg Police Department will participate in a traffic safety campaign focusing on DUII enforcement during this upcoming weekend January 31st through February 1st.
1/27 4:15 a.m. Tuesday is Fire Service Appreciation Day in Oregon.
1/27 4:00 a.m. In the KQEN Cultural Spotlight: Umpqua Actors Community Theatre is holding auditions for the smash musical “Chicago” on February 2nd and 3rd.
1/26 11:00 a.m. A contractor for the Oregon Department of Transportation will begin work on the new Rice Hill weather station location sometime this week.
1/26 10:30 a.m. A woman from Tiller will spend 30 days in jail and three years on supervised probation after being sentenced on Friday for first degree criminal mistreatment.
1/26 9:55 a.m. A 34 year old resident of Damascus, Oregon is in the Douglas County Jail on a host of charges.
1/26 9:30 a.m. The board of the South Umpqua School District will have a work session concerning its facility plan and possible bond campaign.
1/26 9:00 a.m. Students in all grade levels of the South Umpqua School District will not have school on Friday January 30th.
1/25 5:30 a.m. The Roseburg City Council will meet Monday night.
1/26 5:05 a.m. The Umpqua National Forest is hosting a public fieldtrip on Tuesday February 3rd for people who want to learn more about the Elk Creek Forest Watershed Restoration Project on the Tiller Ranger District.
1/26 4:50 a.m. The Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund is holding a meeting for those opposing LNG and the Pacific Connector gas pipeline project on Friday January 30th.
1/26 4:40 a.m. In the KQEN Cultural Spotlight: Rehearsals for the Roseburg Concert Chorale’s 42nd spring concert will begin on Tuesday January 27th.
1/26 4:30 a.m. A Dense Fog Advisory is in effect Monday morning until 10:00 a.m. for much of the region.
1/25 7:30 a.m. A home in Winchester was destroyed by a fire on Friday night.
1/25 7:00 a.m. A Dense Fog Advisory is in place in the Umpqua Valley until 10:00 a.m. Sunday morning.
1/23 3:30 p.m. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office and the Roseburg Police Department in cooperation with Umpqua Community College have opened registration for the 2015 Citizen Police Academy.
1/23 1:30 p.m. Roseburg Police arrested three people after finding a stolen car on Thursday afternoon.
1/23 11:15 a.m. Senator Ron Wyden and Congressman Jason Chaffetz have reintroduced the Geolocation Privacy and Surveillance Act.
1/23 10:45 a.m. The Ranking Member of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Peter DeFazio has sent a letter to the U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx,
1/23 9:50 a.m. Umpqua National Forest Supervisor Alice Carlton has announced that Jimmy Tyree will be the new district ranger for the Diamond Lake District starting on February 23rd.
1/23 9:30 a.m. Douglas County Commissioners are seeking to fill two vacancies on the Douglas County Budget/Compensation Committee due to resignations.
1/23 9:00 a.m. The Adult Basic Skills Program at Umpqua Community College will be celebrating graduation ceremonies at the Wolf Creek Jobs Corp on January 23rd at 3:30 p.m.
1/23 5:30 a.m. Credited with helping countless organizations since he moved to Roseburg thirty years ago, local car dealer Clint Newell was named as the Male First Citizen during the annual Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce Membership Meeting and First Citizens Banquet at the Douglas County Fairgrounds Thursday
1/23 5:00 a.m. Longtime community volunteer Lani Kimoto is the Female First Citizen for 2014.
1/23 4:30 a.m. Roseburg High Senior Garrett Wedge was named the Future First Citizen for Roseburg during the chamber banquet on Thursday night.
1/22 4:30 p.m. Thursday afternoon Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber, Business Oregon and the City of Springfield announced an investment that will help employ as many as 190 people at Swanson Group Manufacturing in Springfield.
1/22 11:30 a.m. Oregon Senator Ron Wyden along with Senator Mike Crapo of Idaho has re-introduced a bill to overhaul federal wildfire policy to boost funding for fire prevention and treat the largest wildfires as natural disasters.
1/22 10:45 a.m. Thursday night will be a big evening in the Umpqua Valley. It’s the 61st annual Membership Meeting and First Citizens Banquet put on by the Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce.
1/22 10:30 a.m. The VA Roseburg Healthcare System will have a ribbon cutting and grand opening ceremony for the new Protective Care Unit called “The Lodge”, on February third.
1./22 10:00 a.m. Three teenagers were hurt in an early morning wreck on Roberts Mountain Road Thursday morning.
1/22 9:30 a.m. No one was hurt when a train struck a pickup Wednesday night on Riddle Bypass Road.
1/22 9:00 a.m. A local transient is in the Douglas County Jail following an incident in a parking lot on Garden Valley Boulevard on Wednesday night.
1/21 5:40 a.m. Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber will visit the fire damaged Swanson mill in Springfield on Thursday.
1/22 5:20 a.m. The Roseburg School District is looking for community input as it searches for a new superintendent.
1/22 5:00 a.m. The 23rd annual Umpqua Fishery Enhancement Derby is coming next week. The derby includes a dinner and auction that benefits fish enhancement projects in the Umpqua Basin.
1/22 4:30 a.m. Air quality around the Umpqua Valley may improve slightly on Thursday.
1/21 4:00 p.m. The VA Roseburg Healthcare System will hold another Town Hall meeting in February.
1/21 1:45 p.m. Fire Chief Greg Marlar of Douglas County Fire District No.2 has completed a process that awards him the professional designation of “Chief Fire Officer”.
1/21 11:00 a.m. Officials with the Environmental Protection Agency came to Riddle on Tuesday to take citizen comments about plans to deal with the Formosa Mine Superfund Site in southern Douglas County.
1/21 9:50 a.m. Three people were arrested by Roseburg Police early Wednesday morning after an officer pulled over a car that was reported to be stolen.
1/21 9:00 a.m. A three vehicle accident clogged up northbound traffic on Northeast Stephens for a time Tuesday afternoon.
1/21 5:00 a.m. Federal officials will be in Medford next month to hold a public meeting regarding a proposed casino that the Coquille Indian Tribe wants to build.
1/21 4:45 a.m. The Oregon Department of Transportation is adding six TripCheck cameras and weather stations in southern Oregon.
1/20 3:50 p.m. Stagnant air is back in the Umpqua Valley and for much of the surrounding area as well.
1/20 2:30 p.m. Members of the Oregon Congressional Delegation are urging the Obama Administration to use a portion of the federal funds that have been allocated for dredging at Oregon’s small ports.
1/20 1:30 p.m. The Lane County Sheriff’s Office has identified the person who was shot and killed last Thursday night in a rural area south east of Cottage Grove.
1/20 10:45 a.m. In the KQEN Business Spotlight: The Young Entrepreneur’s Society will hear about a tech startup during its next meeting on January 28th.
1/20 10:30 a.m. A Roseburg man was cited for unlawful possession of methamphetamine during a traffic stop on Aviation Drive Monday night in Roseburg.
1/20 10:00 a.m. Roseburg Police arrested a 26 year old woman on Sunday morning when she was contacted at a store in the 700 block of Southeast Oak in downtown Roseburg.
1/20 9:30 a.m. A 44 year old Roseburg woman was cited on Saturday evening after she and another woman got into a physical altercation while watching a movie at the cinemas on Highwood.
1/20 9:00 a.m. A Roseburg woman is in the Douglas County Jail on three drug charges.
1/20 5:30 a.m. President Barack Obama will give the State of the Union Address to the nation on Tuesday night.
1/20 5:05 a.m. The Lane County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help from the public in locating a missing Gresham man who may be in Lane County.
1/24 4:45 a.m. This Saturday January 24th it is Wildlife Safari Day at Umpqua Community College.
1/19 4:00 p.m. Deputies with the Lane County Sheriff’s Office are continuing to investigate the fatal shooting that took place last Thursday night in a rural area southeast of Cottage Grove.
1/19 1:00 p.m. Douglas Timber Operators will have its first breakfast meeting of the New Year on Thursday January 22nd.
1/19 11:00 a.m. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will have a hearing Tuesday night on a proposed plan to deal with the abandoned Formosa Mine south of Riddle.
1/19 10:00 a.m. The annual Wings & Wheels event is set for July 18th at the Major General Marion E. Carl Memorial Airfield at the Roseburg Regional Airport.
1/19 9:00 a.m. Monday is the final day to purchase tickets to the Annual Membership Meeting and First Citizen’s Banquet of the Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce.
1/19 5:30 a.m. Monday is the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.
1/19 5:15 a.m. Roseburg Police have charged a man in connection with a recent burglary at Oregon Tool and Supply.
1/19 5:00 a.m. A Riddle man was taken to the Douglas County Jail Thursday afternoon on a drug charge.
1/19 4:35 a.m. In a recent ceremony, Crater Lake Superintendent Craig Ackerman accepted the Oregon Governor’s Office of Film and Television "Film Advocate Award" for contributions to advancing the film and television industry in the state.
1/19 4:20 a.m. A concert to benefit the FISH Food Pantry is happening on Saturday January 31st at First Presbyterian Church in Roseburg. Award winning pianist John Nilsen will come Portland to perform.
1/16 2:30 p.m. A Cave Junction man is in the Douglas County Jail charged with unlawful possession of methamphetamine. .
1/16 1:30 p.m. Seven Feathers Casino Resort has announced that Friday night’s show featuring comedian Lily Tomlin has been rescheduled.
1/16 11:45 a.m. Deputies with the Lane County Sheriff’s Office are investigating an apparent homicide that took place Thursday night.
1/16 11:00 a.m. Due to the passage of ballot measure 91 which legalizes the recreational use of marijuana in Oregon, The Roseburg Police Department will retire K9 Dora around July first when the measure takes effect.
1/16 10:20 a.m. A KQEN Community Event: Myrtle Creek Lions Club is presenting a surf and turf dinner and an oral auction on Saturday January 31st.
1/16 10:00 a.m. A Roseburg man is in jail after an unusual situation on Thursday afternoon.
1/16 9:30 a.m. A Roseburg man was arrested after an incident in a store parking lot on Stewart Parkway.
1/16 5:30 a.m. A benefit will be held on Saturday to help a local woman in her fight against Cystic Fibrosis.
1/16 5:00 a.m. The United Community Action Network received over 30,000 pounds of food on Thursday from Sherm’s Thunderbird Market.
1/16 4:45 a.m. Parents whose children will be attending kindergarten in the Winston-Dillard School District next fall can attend three sessions of the Pre-Kindergarten Parent Academy at Brockway Elementary School.
1/16 4:30 a.m. The Forest Service has named Holly Jewkes as acting deputy forest supervisor for the Umpqua National Forest.
1/15 3:15 p.m. The Douglas Interagency Narcotics Team has arrested a man they say is a “significant” dealer of heroin in the area.
1/15 1:45 p.m. A Springfield man is still hospitalized after the pickup he was driving slammed into a log truck that was stopped on Wednesday morning.
1/15 11:45 a.m. The Roseburg School Board received an update on what has been going on as the district prepares for full day kindergarten starting with the upcoming school year during a work session held Wednesday night.
1/15 10:40 a.m. A Winston area man is heading to prison after being sentenced for first degree sex abuse.
1/15 10:00 a.m. The City of Winston will have its annual Community Goal Setting Session this Saturday morning.
1/15 8l39 a.m. A Roseburg woman is in the Douglas County Jail on a drug charge.
1/15 9:00 a.m. A Roseburg man is in the Douglas County Jail on a drug charge following his arrest on Wednesday night.
1/15 5:40 a.m. The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality is hosting an information meeting on a 401 water quality certification for the proposed Jordan Cover Energy Project near North Bend on Thursday night.
1/15 5:25 a.m. On Wednesday FBI agents arrested T. Jeremy Ossana on charges of possession and distribution of child pornography.
1/15 5:10 a.m. In the KQEN Business Spotlight: Oregon businesses reported 45,700 vacancies in the fall of 2014. That’s an increase of 13, 400 vacancies from the prior year.
1/15 4:45 a.m. The Oregon College Savings Plan has an offer for those opening an account on behalf of a new Oregon baby during the months of January, February and March.
1/15 4:30 a.m. A KQEN Community Event: The Umpqua Valley Arts Association has announced the dates for its 47th annual Umpqua Valley Summer Arts Festival.
1/14 5:00 p.m. Detectives with the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office have charged a 28 year old man with sexually abusing an eight year old girl.
1/14 2:20 p.m. A Roseburg motorist blamed bright sunlight for causing a two vehicle accident near the intersection of Highway 42 and Grant Smith Road in Green on Tuesday afternoon.
1/14 1:30 p.m. Troopers with Oregon State Police are continuing to investigate a fatal vehicle versus pedestrian crash that took place Tuesday night near Wolf Creek.
1/14 11:00 a.m. One person is hospitalized after an accident Wednesday morning when a full sized pickup traveling at about fifty miles per hour hit a log truck that was stopped in the area of Fort McKay Road and Garden Valley Road in Umpqua.
1/14 9:50 a.m. A Roseburg man is in the Douglas County Jail after Roseburg Police say he pointed a black handgun at two people during an argument in the 800 block of Southeast Stephens Tuesday night just before 10: 00 p.m.
1/14 9:30 a.m. Roseburg Police have charged a man with several drug offenses following an investigation into a traffic crash.
1/14 5:45 a.m. The Roseburg City Council started its work for 2015 with a meeting on Tuesday night.
1/14 5:00 a.m. The Sutherlin City Council will have its first meeting of 2015 on Wednesday night.
1/14 4:45 a.m. A move to all day kindergarten will be discussed during a work session of the Roseburg School Board on Wednesday night.
1/14 4:30 a.m. A Medal of Honor presentation by a representative of the French Consulate will commemorate and honor the service of Neil Talcott, a World War Two veteran who recently passed away at the VA Roseburg Healthcare Center.
1/13 3:00 p.m. The United Community Action Network is about to get a big donation of food from a regional group of supermarkets.
1/13 11:00 a.m. Senator Ron Wyden will have town halls this weekend in three Oregon counties.
1/14 10:45 a.m. Two people were hurt in a two car accident Monday afternoon at the entrance to Roseburg Forest Products Plant in Dillard.
1/13 10:20 a.m. A Roseburg teen is in serious condition at Mercy Medical Center following a single vehicle accident on Monday night.
1/13 10:00 a.m. What started out to be a deputy checking on a vehicle that looked like it was lost, led to the arrest or two people early Monday morning in the 4000 block of Curtain Road in rural Douglas County.
1/13 9:45 a.m. Students across Oregon will be tested on the state’s adopted Common Core State Standards through the Smarter Balanced Assessment test starting this spring.
1/13 9:00 a.m. A Roseburg man is in the Douglas County Jail on a drug charge.
1/13 5:20 a.m. The Roseburg City Council will have its first meeting of 2015 Tuesday night.
1/13 5:00 a.m. “Choose Prosperity” is the theme for 61st annual membership meeting and first citizen award banquet being held Thursday January 22nd by the Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce.
1/13 4:45 a.m. The Roseburg School District is offering help for families who want to get their kids ready for kindergarten.
1/13 4:40 a.m. Roseburg District of the Bureau of Land Management and the Umpqua National Forest are hosting a photo contest.
1/12 2:40 p.m. Two representatives that will serve parts of Douglas County began their legislative careers Monday.
1/12 2:20 p.m. Forest Service officials are temporarily closing Forest Road 60 at its intersection with Forest Road 60-700 because of a culvert washout at milepost 9.4 of the 60 road.
1/12 10:30 a.m. A fire caused heavy damage to an older motor home Saturday afternoon in the Melrose area.
1/12 10:00 a.m. A Roseburg man was jailed for heron possession following a traffic accident Monday morning.
1/12 9:30 a.m. Two men were detained for possessing a small amount of methamphetamine during an early morning traffic stop in Roseburg on Monday.
1/12 9:00 a.m. Two teens were hurt in a fog related accident that happened on Sunday morning.
1/12 5:30 a.m. The focus Monday is on the Oregon Duck game happening Monday night in Dallas, Texas.
1/12 5:15 a.m. The Oregon State Legislature will have Legislative Organizational Days Monday through Wednesday.
1/12 5:00 a.m. Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber will take the oath of office and begin his fourth term Monday morning at 10:30 a.m.
1/12 4:40 a.m. An Umpqua Valley winery has had ten out of their ten wines invited to compete, place Gold or higher at Wine Press Northwest’s 2014 “Best of the Best in the Pacific Northwest” wine competition.
1/12 4:20 a.m. A Douglas County Grand Jury says a Reedsport Police officer was justified in using deadly force on a Roseburg man during a bizarre incident on Highway 101 two miles south of Reedsport on December 23rd.
1/9 11:00 a.m. Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley says that in the new session of Congress which began this week, he has become the top Democrat on the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration and Related Agencies.
1/8 10:30 a.m. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is sharing the results of its traffic safety campaign that focused on DUII enforcement during the holidayseason.
1/9 10:00 a.m. Roseburg Police arrested a 53 year old man near the corner of Winchester and Wright early Friday morning.
1/8 9:30 a.m. Roseburg Police arrested two men on drug charges on Thursday night.
1/9 6:30 a.m. The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality is hosting four information meetings on a 401 water quality certification for the proposed Jordan Cove Energy Project near North Bend.
1/9 5:30 a.m. The Roseburg School District is celebrating January as “School Board Recognition Month”
1/9 5:00 a.m. Tickets to the 61st annual Membership Meeting and First Citizens Banquet held by the Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce are now on sale.
1/9 4:30 a.m. Stagnate air is not leaving southwest Oregon any time soon.
1/9 4:20 a.m. A Dense Fog Advisory is in effect for central Douglas County, along with Josephine and Jackson counties and eastern Curry County through 10:00 a.m. Friday morning.
1/8 3:30 p.m. Oregon Senator’s Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley have re-introduced the O&C Lands Act and Klamath Water Recovery and Economic Restoration Act.
1/8 1:30 p.m. A two car accident in the Myrtle Creek area sent a toddler to the hospital on Wednesday afternoon.
1/8 11:15 a.m. A number of groups around the country are supporting the first ever National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day set for this Friday.
1/8 10:20 a.m. First it was Roseburg, then Sutherlin, and now four cities in Douglas County have moved city council meetings scheduled for Monday, due to the Oregon Ducks playing for the National Championship.
1/8 10:00 a.m. The VA Roseburg Healthcare System has scheduled its Quarterly Remembrance Service for Thursday January 15th at 12:00 p.m.
1/8 9:30 a.m. An Air Stagnation Advisory has been extended through mid-morning on Friday.
1/8 9:00 a.m. The National Weather Service has issued a Dense Fog Advisory for much of the region.
1/8 5:30 a.m. The Cow Creek Umpqua Indian Foundation gave out over $460,000 to 63 non-profit groups in southwestern Oregon on Wednesday.
1/8 4:50 a.m. Food donations to the United Community Action Network are down. Jeanine Coffey of UCAN says food donations in 2014 brought in over 24,000 pounds less food than was received in 2013.
1/8 4:30 a.m. The Edelweiss Ski Club will have its next meeting on January 20th.
1/7 3:00 p.m. A Tiller couple pled no contest to charges of criminal mistreatment, during a trial in Douglas County Circuit Court on Tuesday.
1/7 2:30 p.m. A trial for the man accused of killing a convenience store clerk in September of last year has been set for January of 2016.
1/7 11:00 a.m. The first meeting of the Douglas County Commissioners in 2015 brought a few surprises. Commissioner meetings are now being televised again.
1/7 9:45 a.m. Roseburg Police arrested a man on two drug charges Wednesday morning.
1/7 9:30 a.m. Roseburg Police arrested a 34 year old man Tuesday afternoon after he was termed as “suspicious” because he allegedly appeared to be trying to walk on Interstate Five near the Garden Valley Interchange.
1/7 9:00 a.m. Roseburg Police have cited two more people for smoking in a city park.
1/7 5:45 a.m. Air quality in the Umpqua Valley continues to deteriorate.
1/7 5:30 a.m. A second city council in Douglas County has moved its next scheduled meeting due to the upcoming Oregon/Ohio State National Championship football game.
1/7 5:15 a.m. Leadership at the VA Roseburg Medical Center is responding to a survey of employees conducted last fall.
1/7 4:55 a.m. As the 114th session of Congress convened on Tuesday, Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley was sworn in for his second six-year term.
1/7 4:30 a.m. A KQEN community event: Umpqua Community College will broadcast a production of “Treasure Island” from London’s West End by National Theatre Live on Thursday January 22nd.
1/6 2015 11:00 a.m. A Roseburg woman was arrested early Tuesday morning on multiple charges following a traffic stop on the southbound off ramp of Interstate Five at exit 123 at around 1:00 a.m.
1/6 10:40 a.m. Umpqua Community College continues its faculty lecture series on January 21st and 22nd.
1/6 10:20 a.m. The Roseburg City Council will have a goal setting session later in the month.
1/6 10:00 a.m. Douglas County Commissioners are accepting applications for the Douglas County Veterans Advisory Committee.
1/6 9:30 a.m. Biologists with the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife are investigating the deaths of large numbers of seabirds along the Pacific coast following harsh winter weather the past several weeks.
1/6 5:20 a.m. Former Douglas County Commissioner Joe Laurance will present the annual State of the County address at next Monday’s membership meeting of the Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce.
1/6 5:00 a.m. Dillard Alternative High School is being called an unqualified success.
1/6 4:50 a.m . The Lane County Sheriff’s Office has released information on the results of its crack down on DUII motorists over the New Year’s holiday period.
1/6 4:30 a.m. Mercy Foundation has received a $5000 grant from the Ben Serafin Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation to help the work of the Mercy Healthy Kids Outreach Program.
1/5 11:40 a.m. Roseburg Police are investigating the unattended death of a local woman.
1/5 10:45 a.m. Officers with the Roseburg Police responded to a report of a female in the median in the 1400 block of Garden Valley on Friday evening at about 9:00 p.m.
1/5 10:00 a.m. New Douglas County officials received the oath of office Monday morning.
1/5 9:30 a.m. A public health leader received a big award recently.
1/5 9:00 a.m. It’s not often that a sporting event causes a public body to change its meeting time. However that is the case for the next Roseburg City Council meeting.
1/5 6:30 a.m. The Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce is preparing for its 61st annual membership meeting and awards banquet.
1/5 5:30 a.m. Oregon State Police reported an uptick in the number of DUII arrests made over the News Year’s period from 6:00 p.m. on New Year’s Eve to midnight on January first.
1/5 5:15 a.m. The City of Roseburg will swear in three more officials Monday afternoon.
1/5 5:00 a.m. The two new Douglas County Commissioners will be sworn in on Monday
1/5 4:50 a.m. The Winston City Council will have its first meeting of 2015 Monday night.
1/4 4:00 p.m. The National Weather Service has extended the Air Stagnation Advisory in effect for much of the region through Thursday.
1/2 12:00 p.m. The State of Oregon continues to implement its multi-agency response plan following the discovery of highly pathogenic H5N8 avian influenza in a flock of backyard birds in Douglas County.
1/2 11:00 a.m. The body of a Myrtle Point man was located in the wilderness by family and friends on Thursday morning after being reported missing earlier in the day.
1/2 5:40 a.m. Decreasing air quality may make breathing more difficult for people with health issues in the Umpqua Valley and the surrounding area.
1/2 5:20 a.m. Myrtle Creek Police arrested a 50 year old resident on burglary and related charges on Wednesday night.
1/2 5:00 a.m. Myrtle Creek Police arrested four people during the execution of a search warrant on Wednesday.
1/2 4:30 a.m. Mt. Ashland is opening the Ariel Chair for the first time this season on Friday.
12/31 4:00 p.m. A Douglas County man was driving an Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife fish delivery tanker that crashed near Cottage Grove Tuesday afternoon.
12/31 2:50 p.m. A spokesperson for the VA Roseburg Healthcare System says that issues from a recent finding of Legionella Pneumophilia Serogroup 1 bacteria in three buildings at the VA, has been dealt with.
12/31 10:45 a.m Two Douglas County Commissioners said their goodbyes on Wednesday.
12/31 10:30 a.m. Warming Centers are available for the homeless at churches in west Roseburg and in Myrtle Creek.
12/31 10:00 a.m. Hazardous weather was implicated in helping to cause an accident involving a school bus and a car Monday morning on Highway 101 in coastal Douglas County.
12/31 9:30 a.m. Roseburg Police have accused a 38 year old man of stealing over $6,000 worth of property from a home in the 1800 block of Dogwood in Roseburg.
12/31 9:00 a.m. A Roseburg man was arrested after Roseburg Police K9 Dora alerted on a vehicle during a traffic stop near the corner of Harvard and Madrone on Tuesday morning at about 10:30 a.m.
12/31 5:30 a.m. Douglas County Sheriff’s Deputies are participating in a traffic safety campaign that focuses on DUII enforcement through New Year’s Day.
12/31 5:05 a.m. An Air Stagnation Advisory is in place and will remain in effect until early Monday morning.
12/31 4:55 a.m. Cold weather is expected to continue through Thursday morning in much of southwestern Oregon.
12/31 4:45 a.m. The Warming Center operated by the Roseburg Dream Center will be open for third straight night on Wednesday.
12/31 4:30 a.m. Douglas County Commissioners will have their final meeting of the year Wednesday morning.
12/31 4:15 a.m. Wednesday is the final day of Whale Watch Week on the Oregon coast. The event is hosted by the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department.
12/30 11:30 a.m. A Roseburg man was hurt after the car he was driving rolled on Monday night.
12/30 11:00 a.m. The State of Oregon continues to implement a multi-agency response plan following the discovery of highly pathogenic H5N8 avian influenza in a flock of backyard birds in Douglas County.
12/30 10:30 a.m. Two people were hurt in an accident Monday night on Stewart Parkway near the entrance to Mercy Medical.
12/30 10:00 a.m. Roseburg Police arrested a man who ran from an officer during a traffic stop, and jumped into the South Umpqua River to avoid capture Monday night.
12/30 5:30 a.m. Much of the region should expect very cold weather for Tuesday and Wednesday.
12/30 5:15 a.m. The Roseburg Dream Center is offering a Warming Center Tuesday and Wednesday night due to the cold temperatures in the Umpqua Valley.
12/30 5:00 a.m. The Executive Director of Saving Grace Pet Adoption Center says adoptions increased by 13% in 2014.
12/30 4:45 a.m. Douglas County Commissioner Joe Laurance will present the annual State of the County address during the next meeting of the Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce on January 12th.
12/30 4:30 a.m. Oregon Senator Ron Wyden will begin 2015 with town hall meetings in seven counties during the next week.
12/29 3:30 p.m. The precipitation which came through the region earlier Monday is over. Now forecasters with the National Weather Service in Medford say residents of the Umpqua Valley should get ready for cold temperatures.
12/29 1:30 p.m. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office says they’re getting reports of residential burglaries and attempted burglaries in the Shadow Ranch Lane area.
12/29 11:10 a.m. Three people were hurt in a single vehicle accident Sunday afternoon in the Charter Oaks area on the edge of Roseburg.
12/29 11:00 a.m. Oregon State Police have identified the man killed when he was struck by a passenger car while apparently standing on the eastbound travel lane of Highway 42, three miles west of Tenmile on Sunday morning.
12/29 10:30 a.m. A Roseburg woman is in jail after an incident at a home in the 700 block of Brockway Sunday morning.
12/29 10:00 a.m. A Roseburg man is in the Douglas CountyJail on eight charges after he led police on a chase through parts of Roseburg Saturday morning.
12/29 9:30 a.m. The Mt. Ashland Ski Area is set to remain open for the holidays, conditions permitting.
12/29 5:30 a.m. Residents of central Douglas County should expect very cold weather Tuesday and Wednesday.
12/29 5:15 a.m. The foothills of eastern Douglas County could see some snow on Monday. The
12/29 5:00 a.m. Friday night Myrtle Creek Police found a man who hadn’t shown up to meet his caretakers after a hike over the hill from Dole Road.
12/28 12:45 p.m. Oregon State Police say that one man died in a vehicle/pedestrian collision on Highway 42 about three miles west of Tenmile Sunday morning.
12/26 4:00 p.m. The Oregon Department of Transportation says a contractor is wrapping up replacement of a washed out culvert on U.S. Highway 101, about ten miles north of Gold Beach.
12/26 3:00 p.m. Roseburg Disposal is providing free Christmas tree drop-off boxes starting Saturday December 27th at eleven locations around Roseburg.
12/26 2:30 p.m. Mount Ashland Ski Area opened on Friday.
12/26 10:00 a.m. State officials say they have activated a multi-agency response plan after the recent confirmation of highly pathogenic H5 avian influenza in domestic birds in Douglas County.
12/26 5:35 a.m. While many people are in the midst of a four day holiday, most local government offices around central Douglas County will be open on Friday.
12/26 5:25 a.m. Snow expected to fall in the Cascades and Siskiyous this weekend may impact holiday
12/26 5:10 a.m. Forest Service officials say that two road closures on the North Umpqua Ranger District are a result of last weekend’s heavy rains.
12/26 4:50 a.m. Two Oregon Congressman are calling on the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to delay a rule that they say could have a devastating impact on emergency medical services in rural communities across Oregon.
12/24 11:45 a.m. Oregon motorists traveling over southern Oregon highway passes should be prepared for winter weather conditions during this Christmas holiday.
12/24 11:30 a.m. A 16 year old from Oakland was hurt when the pickup he was riding in struck a tree after leaving Cole Road on Tuesday afternoon.
12/24 11:15 a.m. Roseburg Police detained three people Tuesday morning on drug and fugitive charges.
12/24 10:45 a.m. A local transient is in the Douglas County Jail held on theft, escape and drug charges.
12/24 10:00 a.m. A Roseburg man died in an officer involved shooting in coastal Douglas County on Tuesday.
12/24 5:50 a.m. The Douglas County Major Crimes Team is continuing their investigation into Tuesday morning’s incident on Highway 101, about two miles south of Reedsport.
12/24 5:20 a.m. A routine water sampling Tuesday in three buildings at the VA Roseburg Medical Center has tested positive for Legionella Pheumophila Serogroup 1 bacteria.
12/24 5:00 a.m. Douglas County Commissioners will have a Christmas Eve day meeting Wednesday morning.
12/24 4:45 a.m. People wanting to experience a white Christmas will have to look elsewhere besides central Douglas County.
12/23 1:30 p.m. The Douglas County Major Crimes Team has been activated to investigate an officer involved shooting on Highway 101 about two miles south of Reedsport.
12/23 10:30 a.m. Troopers with Oregon State Police dealt with back to back accidents on Interstate Five in the Rice Hill area on Monday morning.
12/23 9:30 a.m. A Roseburg man is in the Douglas County Jail on forgery charges.
12/23 5:30 a.m. The V.A. Roseburg Healthcare System will have two town hall meetings coming up.
12/23 5:00 a.m. The Umpqua National Forest is beginning to fill temporary positions for spring and summer of 2015.
12/23 4:50 a.m. Officials with the U.S. Forest Service are reminding the public to be cautious while driving on Forest Service Roads now that winter is here.
12/23 4:30 a.m. Douglas County Commissioners are seeking people who wish to apply for positions with three advisory groups.
12/22 4:45 p.m. Mercy Medical Center and Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon announced a new multi-year agreement Monday afternoon.
12/22 4:15 p.m. Residents of central Douglas County are recovering from a big dose of rain over the weekend.
12/22 1:30 p.m. Two people were hurt Sunday afternoon when the driver of a pickup in the 10,000 block of Tyee Road apparently fell asleep and hit the embankment, coming to rest partially in the road.
12/22 11:30 a.m. A Kerby man crashed the car he was driving Saturday night on Interstate Five near the Harvard Avenue on-ramp.
12/22 11:00 a.m. Two Coquille men had to be rescued Sunday night when they were trapped in waist deep water in the Norway area off of Highway 42 between Coquille and Myrtle Point.
12/22 10:30 a.m. A bicyclist was cited after being hit by a van on Sunday night.
12/22 10:00 a.m. The 23rd annual Umpqua Fishery Enhancement Derby is happening January 28th through the 31st.
12/22 9:30 a.m. Storm damage collapsed a section of U.S. Highway 101, about ten miles north of Gold Beach, on Sunday afternoon.
12/22 7:00 a.m. The Flood Watch that had been in effect for Central Douglas County since Saturday morning has ended.
12/22 5:30 a.m. While many people focused on last minute holiday shopping, lots of residents of Central Douglas County spent part of Sunday keeping their eye on the high water in the area.
12/22 5:00 a.m. The State of Oregon has awarded the Roseburg School District $1.5 million to improve the gym roof at Roseburg High School.
12/22 4:45 a.m. Myrtle Creek Police are warning area residents about a Craigslist scam.
12/22 4:30 a.m. Staff at the Eugene Airport is gearing up for a busy Christmas and New Year’s holiday travel period.
12/21 6:30 a.m. A Flood Watch continues for central Douglas County through Sunday night. Forecasters at the National Weather Service say that heavy rain will cause rapid rises on area streams, creeks and rivers.
12/20 9:30 a.m. A flood watch remains in effect for Central Douglas County and other areas in Southwest Oregon, as a Pacific storm system is expected to bring heavy rainfall in the region.
12/19 11:15 a.m. The Myrtle Creek Police Department has arrested seven people over the past two weeks for having stolen checks forged on a victim’s account.
12/19 10:50 a.m. A report from the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office says a woman was hurt when she tried to avoid hitting a deer on Old Highway 99 South in the Myrtle Creek area.
12/19 10:30 a.m. A Roseburg man was hurt when a vehicle running a red light hit his car on Thursday morning at about 10:00 a.m.
12/19 10:15 a.m. A report from Roseburg Police says that two men got in a fight outside a bar in the 800 block of Northeast Stephens in Roseburg early Friday morning.
12/19 9:50 a.m. A Roseburg area man was cited after Roseburg Police say he was watching a pornographic movie while sitting in an entryway of a church.
12/19 9:30 a.m. A Douglas County Circuit Court Judge has told a Winston area man he needs to have his attorney file a written motion if he wants to change his plea in a sex abuse case.
12/19 5:30 a.m. Wildlife Safari has a weekend filled with holiday events.
12/19 5:00 a.m. A 17 year old bicyclist remains in Sacred Heart Medical Center at Riverbend in Springfield following an accident involving her bike and a car nearly a week ago.
12/18 4:30 a.m. Whale Watching Week on the Oregon coast is December 27th through the 31st.
12/18 4:50 p.m. With heavy rain expected to hit the region, the National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Flood Potential Outlook for main stem river flooding on rivers and streams in Coos, Curry and Western Douglas counties.
12/18 2:00 p.m. A Sutherlin man is in Mercy Medical Center after his vehicle left North Bank Road just before 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday.
12/18 12:00 p.m. A Winston area man is seeking to withdraw his guilty plea in a sex abuse case.
12/18 10:50 a.m. The food drive at Fremont Middle School has concluded and staff says it was a big success.
12/18 10:30 a.m. Deputies with the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office are participating in a traffic safety campaign during the holiday season.
12/18 10:00 a.m. Roseburg Police cited a woman after she crashed her bicycle and dropped her marijuana in the 700 block of Northwest Garden Valley Boulevard.
12/18 9:55 a.m. A Roseburg man is in jail on multiple charges after his arrest by Roseburg Police early Thursday morning.
12/18 9:30 a.m. Officers with the Roseburg Police cited two people for smoking in a park on Wednesday,
12/18 5:30 a.m. The City of Roseburg will have an open house for the Washington, Oak and Kane Streets Improvement Project Thursday night.
12/18 5:00 a.m. State Representative Elect Cedric Hayden has been appointed by House Speaker Tina Kotek to serve on three key legislative committees for the 2015 session of the Oregon State Legislature.
12/18 4:40 a.m. A KQEN community event: The Vintage Singers, under the direction of Donna Spicer, will present their annual Twelfth Night Concerts on Friday and Saturday January 9th and 10th at 7:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church in downtown Roseburg.
12/17 2:45 p.m. Douglas County Commissioners have tabled the idea of implementing fees for using the county landfill and transfer sites.
12/17 11:50 a.m. A section of Forest Service Road 1721 about one and a half miles northeast of Rujada Campground on the Cottage Grove Ranger District has been closed for public safety.
12/17 10:30 a.m. A Roseburg man is in the Douglas County Jail after police allegedly found him in possession of methamphetamine when they contacted him in the 3000 block of Goedeck Tuesday morning at about 8:00 a.m.
12/17 10:00 a.m. No one was hurt when one vehicle rolled during a two vehicle accident Tuesday afternoon at the corner of Stewart Parkway and Airport Road in Roseburg.
12/17 9:45 a.m. Schools in the Roseburg School District will be closed from December 22nd through January 5th in observance of the Christmas Holiday.
12/17 9:30 a.m. Employees of Durham School Services are giving back to the Roseburg Community during this holiday season.
12/17 9:00 a.m. Students at Fremont Middle School are wrapping up their collection of food for those in need with “Stuff the Bus” on Wednesday.
12/17 6:15 a.m. Douglas County Commissioners will vote on whether to add fees for residents using the landfill and transfer sites when they meet on Wednesday morning.
12/17 6:00 a.m. The Community Health Alliance is opening two new offices on the campus of Mercy Medical in Roseburg.
12/17 5:00 a.m. The Umpqua Health Alliance says that Douglas County Treatment providers are reporting an increase in the abuse of over-the-counter medications by teens in the area.
12/17 4:50 a.m. Sunrise Enterprises has told the City of Winston that glass will no longer be collected at the Recycling Center in that community.
12/17 4:30 a.m. The Oregon Parks and Recreation Department will offer 31 guided hikes in state parks on New Year’s Day.
12/16 11:00 a.m. Roseburg Police are still investigating Saturday night’s unattended death which took place just off of West Harvard.
12/18 10:30 a.m. After seven years, Oregon’s payroll employment rose above its pre-recession peak in November.
12/16 10:20 a.m. A 27 year old Roseburg man is in the Douglas County Jail on theft and computer crime charges.
12/16 10:00 a.m. Roseburg Police detained three people on drug charges Monday afternoon. A report from RPD says that at about 3:00 p.m.
12/16 9:20 a.m. Officers with the Roseburg Police Department are participating in a traffic safety campaign focusing on DUII enforcement during the Christmas season.
12/16 9:00 a.m. Roseburg Police cited four people for prohibited camping early Tuesday morning.
12/16 5:30 a.m. Employees of the Roseburg Bureau of Land Management raised $28,000 for local, national and international non-profit organizations during the six week Combined Federal Campaign.
12/16 4:45 a.m. Hunters who purchased 2014 big game or turkey tags need to report their hunt results by January 31st, 2015 which is the deadline for most tags.
12/16 4:30 a.m. Just in time for holiday gift giving, hunting and fishing licenses and tags, parking permits and more are on sale at the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife website.
12/15 2:30 p.m. A Douglas County couple termed by authorities as mid level “drug traffickers” has been arrested for the second time in two months.
12/15 2:00 p.m. A teenage bicycle rider was injured when her bike hit a car Friday afternoon.
12/15 1:30 p.m .A Roseburg man is in the Douglas County Jail after his attempt to help someone didn’t go so well.
12/15 11:30 a.m. Roseburg Police cited two young teens for drug charges following an incident Friday afternoon at Jo-Lane Middle School in Roseburg.
12/15 11:00 a.m. Roseburg Police deployed a taser on a man after they claim he resisted being detained after an incident at an establishment on Diamond Lake Boulevard.
12/15 10:30 a.m. Roseburg Police are investigating an unattended death following a reported physical disturbance a short distance south of West Harvard in Saturday night.
12/18 10:00 a.m. A Roseburg man was taken to jail after police claim he was starting to take his clothes off while walking into traffic.
12/15 9:30 a.m. A spokesperson for Sacred Heart Medical Center at Riverbend in Springfield says a Roseburg woman remains in critical condition after she was hit by two cars on Thursday afternoon December 11th.
12/15 9:00 a.m. The Winston City Council is having their final meeting of 2014 Monday night. City Manager David Van Dermark says it will be a light agenda.
12/15 5:45 a.m. The annual Cascade Community Credit Union Rudolph Run on Saturday brought lots of toys to kids in need around Douglas County.
12/15 5:30 a.m. Work continues on Interstate Five from south of Cottage Grove to the junction with Oregon Highway 38.
12/15 5:15 a..m. With the holiday season in full swing, State Fire Marshal Jim Walker urges Oregonians to remember fire prevention when it comes to decorating and entertaining.
12/15 4:50 a.m. An Oregon lawmaker will speak to a timber industry group and the business community on Friday December 19th.
12/15 4:30 a.m. A KQEN community event: Roseburg High School band students will present their winter concert Monday night December 15th in the Rose Theater, located at the school.
12/13 7:00 a.m. Officials with the Douglas County Environmental Health Program say a fox was involved in a biting incident on Thursday December 11th.
12/12 11:00 a.m. The annual Cascade Community Credit Union Rudolph Run is this Saturday.
12/12 10:45 a.m. A Roseburg man is in jail following an arrest that stemmed from the follow up investigation into a past burglary.
12/12 10:20 a.m. Douglas County Commissioners are seeking applicants to fill two positions on the Douglas County Industrial Development Board.
12/12 10:00 a.m. Oregon House Speaker Tina Kotek has announced committee assignments for house members for the 2015 legislative session.
12/12 9:30 a.m. A Roseburg woman is in critical condition after she was hit twice while walking along Highway 42 near Love’s Truck Stop on Thursday afternoon.
12/12 6:00 a.m. While much of western Oregon dealt with high winds and power outages on Thursday, it appears that Douglas County fared better than some areas.
12/12 5:30 a.m. Residents from the Roseburg area shared their ideas for a way to better identify downtown Roseburg during a day-long event on Thursday.
12/12 5:10 a.m. Deputies from the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office will participate in a traffic safety campaign focusing on DUII enforcement for the upcoming Christmas and New Year’s holidays.
12/12 5:00 a.m. A KQEN community event: Saint Paul Lutheran School will present the Christmas Program “A Lamb’s Tale” on Thursday December 18th.
12/12 4:45 a.m. On Friday, firefighters with the City of Roseburg Fire Department will be climbing a stair stepper machine in full firefighting gear, for six hours at the Dutch Bros. coffee stand on Garden Valley Boulevard.
12/11 4:30 p.m. The impact of hours of rain and wind is being felt in Douglas County late Thursday afternoon.
12/11 4:30 p.m. As of Thursday afternoon the storm is beginning to back down in Douglas County though some windy conditions remain.
12/11 11:30 a.m. A discussion about rebranding downtown Roseburg and the nearby historical areas is happening Thursday.
12/11 11:15 a.m. A Glide man was stabbed on Sunday and the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office has taken the woman he was living with into custody.
12/11 11:00 a.m. Officials with the Douglas County Environmental Health Program are asking for help from the public as they try to find a dog involved in a biting incident.
12/11 10:30 a.m. High winds Thursday morning caused numerous power outages around the Roseburg area.
12/11 10:15 a.m. One man is in the Douglas County Jail after a traffic stop near the corner of West Harvard and Bellows early Thursday morning.
12/11 10:00 a.m. A woman from Missouri was hurt in a two vehicle accident Wednesday afternoon near the corner of Garden Valley and Estelle in Roseburg.
12/11 9:30 a.m. A Winston man died on Wednesday night when his car struck another vehicle head-on on Highway 42, ten miles east of Coos Bay.
12/11 5:30 a.m. While the Oregon coast and the Willamette Valley is being hit harder, residents of the Umpqua Valley can still expect gusty winds on Thursday.
12/11 5:20 a.m. A 25 year old Roseburg area man is still missing.
12/11 5:00 a.m. Staff from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission is conducting a series of meetings to take public input regarding the proposed Pacific Connector Gas Pipeline Project.
12/11 4:45 a.m. This Saturday December 13th, deputies and officers from several local law enforcement agencies are partnering with Kmart to provide a better Christmas for disadvantaged children in Douglas County.
12/10 5:00 p.m. The City of Roseburg celebrated the 100th birthday of the Stewart Park Locomotive on Wednesday afternoon.
12/10 4:00 p.m. Workers with the Douglas County Clerk’s Office have finished recounting votes from Ballot Measure 92 in the November General Election.
12/10 3:40 p.m. A police chase that started in southern Lane County ended in Douglas County on Interstate Five Tuesday.
12/10 3:20 p.m. High winds blowing into the Pacific Northwest could trigger power outages throughout the region.
12/10 2:45 p.m. Calling it a “significant weather event” Oregon State Police are asking residents in western Douglas, Curry and Coos counties to use caution as high winds and heavy rains cover the area.
12/10 10:30 a.m. The Roseburg School Board will consider a request to renew its agreement with Phoenix Charter School when the board meets on Wednesday night.
12/10 10:00 a.m. Roseburg Police cited a woman for second degree child neglect on Tuesday night.
12/10 9:30 a.m. Roseburg Police have charged a 42 year old man with unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.
12/10 9:00 a.m. A Roseburg woman is charged with first degree burglary, second degree kidnapping, menacing and disorderly conduct.
12/10 5:35 a.m. People in Roseburg could see wind gusts of up to 50 miles per hour on Thursday.
12/10 5:20 a.m. U.S. Senator Ron Wyden is criticizing House Republicans for rejecting his effort to fund and pass county payments for another
12/10 5:00 a.m. The next pickup of food donated for the Roseburg Food Project will be this Saturday December 13th.
12/10 4:45 a.m. The State Land Board has directed the Department of State Lands to work towards implementing an ownership model for the Elliot State Forest that involves another public entity or a public-private partnership.
12/10 4:15 a.m. The City of Roseburg is celebrating the 100th birthday of the Stewart Park locomotive.
12/9 1:30 p.m. Roseburg Police say a 71 year old man apparently took his own life Tuesday morning in the south parking lot of the Roseburg Municipal Airport.
12/9 11:00 a.m. Oregon has been chosen by the U.S. Department of Agriculture as one of eight states in a pilot program that will allow communities and school districts to increase the purchase of locally grown fruits and vegetables for school meal programs.
12/9 10:30 a.m. The Garden Valley Dutch Bros. location received a jolt on Monday afternoon.
12/9 9:00 a.m. The Festival of Lights at River Forks Park, presented by the Roseburg Rotary Club is in its 22nd year.
12/9 5:40 a.m. The Roseburg City Council held its final meeting for 2014 on Monday night. Mayor Larry Rich thanked outgoing City Councilor Bob Cotterell whose term is ending.
12/9 5:00 a.m. Myrtle Creek Police arrested a Sutherlin man on multiple drug charges following a traffic stop last Wednesday.
12/9 4:50 a.m. Open houses are beginning Tuesday to take public comment on an environmental assessment on motorized roads, trails and areas within the boundary of the Umpqua National Forest.
12/9 4:30 a.m. The president of Mercy Foundation says the Festival of Trees was a success.
12/8 3:30 p.m. Roseburg Police are investigating an unattended death at the Douglas County Jail that took place early Monday morning.
12/8 2:30 p.m. Roseburg Police arrested a Eugene man who was allegedly cussing at vehicles as he was walking in the parking lot of Wal-Mart Friday afternoon.
12/8 2:15 p.m. Roseburg Police dealt with three non-injury accidents in a four hour period on Friday.
12/8 2:00 p.m. A 26 year old Roseburg man is in jail following an incident Friday afternoon at a business in the 1000 block of Northeast Stephens in Roseburg.
12/8 1:30 p.m. A Roseburg woman is in jail charged with stealing a vehicle Sunday evening.
12/8 10:45 a.m. The City of Roseburg will have an open house to explain more about the Washington, Oak and Kane Streets Improvement Project on Thursday December 18th.
12/8 10:00 a.m. An assault victim from an incident several days ago has been released from Sacred Heart Medical Center at Riverbend in Springfield.
12/8 9:30 a.m. Legislators are meeting through Wednesday in Salem for what are called Legislative Days.
12/8 5:30 a.m. The Roseburg City Council is meeting on Monday night with what appears to be a light agenda.
12/8 5:00 a.m. The League of Women Voters of the Umpqua Valley will have a Health Care Forum on Monday night.
12/8 4:30 a.m. The annual Wreaths Across America event is coming this Saturday, December 13th.
12/7 4:00 p.m. Stormy conditions are coming later this week to the region. Forecasters with the National Weather Service in Medford say that a very strong front will move in on Wednesday.
12/5 3:00 p.m. An effort to send more stockings to soldiers overseas, and also help the local UCAN Food Bank Program on Friday was called a success.
12/5 10:15 a.m. A K9 unit alerted on a vehicle that was stopped in the 3100 block of Aviation Drive early Friday morning, leading to the arrest of the driver.
12/5 10:00 a.m. Three vehicles were involved in an accident at the intersection of Northeast Stephens and Chestnut in Roseburg on Thursday afternoon.
12/5 9:50 a.m. A Roseburg man was cited by police for second degree criminal trespass and resisting arrest after an incident at Mercy Medical Center on Thursday afternoon.
12/5 9:30 a.m. A Roseburg area man is missing and the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help from the public in trying to locate him.
12/5 5:30 a.m. NeighborWorks Umpqua is leading a day-long event to look at branding downtown Roseburg.
12/5 5:10 a.m. The City of Winston will have its annual Christmas tree lighting on Saturday.
12/5 5:00 a.m. The 43rd annual Christmas Craft Fair runs Friday through Sunday at the Douglas County Fairgrounds.
12/5 4:45 a.m. The African Elephant artists, George, Tava and the newest elephant Moja are painting canvases, ornaments and crafts as they get ready for the annual Elephant Elves craft workshops in the elephant barn starting December 13th.
12/4 4:30 a.m. Umpqua Community College continues its faculty lecture series December 10th and 11th.
12/4 4:30 p.m. The Zonta Club of Roseburg is presenting the first annual Santa Run on Saturday December 13th.
12/4 11:00 a.m. One Oregon utility has a way for people to share holiday warmth with others.
12/4 10:00 a.m. A wrong way driver was cited and released following an accident just before midnight near the corner of Northeast Stephens and Lane.
12/4 9:30 a.m. One person was taken to Mercy Medical Center after a two car accident in downtown Roseburg on Wednesday afternoon.
12/4 9:00 a.m. Two vehicles collided near a busy intersection Wednesday afternoon in Roseburg.
12/4 5:30 a.m. Congressman Peter DeFazio says that several critical Oregon-focused bills have been included in the National Defense Authorization Act.
12/4 5:00 a.m. Roseburg High School is one of five Oregon schools that have earned a spot on the College Board’s 5th Annual AP Honor Roll List.
12/4 4:30 a.m. The Edelweiss Ski Club will resume regular club meetings on Tuesday December 16th.
12/3 4:15 p.m. A Roseburg man who was thrown through a window early Saturday morning remains hospitalized but his condition is improving.
12/3 3:45 p.m. The City of Roseburg is getting ready to celebrate a birthday.
12/3 3:00 p.m. Oregon State Police have identified the person who died in a single vehicle accident on Highway 42 near milepost 45 just west of the Douglas/Coos county line.
12/3 11:00 a.m. Crafters are getting ready for the 43rd annual Christmas Craft Fair which opens on Friday at the Douglas County Fairgrounds.
12/3 10:30 a.m. A Roseburg man is in the Douglas County Jail on multiple charges following an incident in the 800 block of Southeast Fullerton on Tuesday night.
12/3 9;30 a.m. A Roseburg woman is in serious condition in the Intensive Care Unit at Mercy Medical Center after a single vehicle accident on Tuesday night.
12/3 9:00 a.m. A Roseburg man was hit by a car Tuesday afternoon.
12/3 5:00 a.m. One person was killed when a pickup left Highway 42 and ended up next to the Coquille River on Tuesday morning.
12/3 4:45 a.m. A man under surveillance by the Douglas Interagency Narcotics Team is in the Douglas County Jail on multiple drug charges following a traffic stop on West Harvard in Roseburg Tuesday afternoon.
12/3 4:00 a.m. The Douglas Timber Operators will hear from the head of the Douglas Forest Protective Association at its next meeting.
12/2 2:20 p.m. A man officials say has been a local drug dealer is heading to prison.
12/2 11:00 a.m. The man charged with the brutal killing of a convenience store clerk in September pled not guilty during an appearance in front of Judge Anne Marie Simmons in Douglas County Circuit Court on Monday.
12/2 10:30 a.m. Two more people have been cited by Roseburg Police for prohibited camping.
12/2 10:00 a.m. A Roseburg man was cited for criminal trespass after a police report says he was found running around a parking lot in his underwear.
12/2 9:30 a.m. Following several months of research, public input and technical analysis, the Department of State Lands will offer the State Land Board with a report on alternative ownership and management scenarios for the Elliot State Forest.
12/2 5:30 a.m. The Umpqua National Forest is publishing an environmental assessment on the motorized roads, trails and areas within the boundaries of the national forest.
12/2 4:45 a.m. Oregon’s 36 counties will start an automatic recount of all ballots cast for and against ballot measure 92 in the November General Election.
12/2 4:15 a.m. The Roseburg Lions Club is selling See’s Candy for the holiday season.
12/1 2:10 p.m. Roseburg Police arrested a 24 year old man Friday afternoon and charged with him unauthorized use of a motor vehicle and for a probation violation.
12/1 1:50 p.m. A Roseburg man is being held on assault and other charges after police say he threw another man through the window of a business in downtown Roseburg early Saturday morning.