11/21 11:00 a.m. The Associate Director of the Southern Oregon Wine Institute is leaving to take a position at a university in New York.
11/21 10:50 a.m. No one was apparently hurt when a log truck stuck a vehicle along Oregon Highway 138 two miles east of Glide on Thursday afternoon.
11/21 10:30 a.m. The President of Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon says their company has not reached an agreement with Mercy Medical Center.
11/21 10:15 a.m. Roseburg Police arrested a 26 year old man Friday morning and charged him with unlawful possession of methadone.
11/21 10:00 a.m. Roseburg Police charged a man with drug possession following an incident on Thursday afternoon.
11/21 9:30 a.m. A Roseburg woman was cited for unlawful possession of methamphetamine early Friday morning.
11/21 9:00 a.m .A Roseburg man was cited for reckless driving and reckless endangering after he crashed his vehicle over the embankment on Military Road near Harrison.
11/31 5:30 a.m. Crater Lake National Park is considering increases in entrance fees based on new standards being implemented for national parks around the country.
11/21 5:00 a.m. With Thanksgiving only a few days away, Oregon State Fire Marshal Jim Walker is reminding Oregonians to keep fire safety front and center when cooking and preparing holiday meals.
11/21 4:30 a.m. The 22nd annual Umpqua Valley Festival of Lights opens this Sunday night, November 23rd at River Forks Part west of Roseburg.
11/20 2:30 p.m. The deadline is looming for nominations for the male and female First Citizen Awards from the Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce.
11/20 1:30 p.m. The tenth annual “Stockings for Soldiers” program is underway this holiday season.
11/20 9:30 a.m. Students from Fremont Middle School will be collecting donations of non-perishable food items starting December first.
11/20 9:00 a.m. The City of Winston has a number of special events coming up.
11/20 5:15 a.m. Two Douglas County residents are among dozens of people being nominated to serve on state boards and commissions.
11/20 5:00 a.m. The Cow Creek Umpqua Tribe of Indians is having Stockings for Solders for the tenth year.
11/20 4:50 a.m. Students at Roseburg High School will be getting Thanksgiving dinner a week early.
11/20 4:40 a.m. Civil War week is next week. The Roseburg High School music group Vocal Fusion will be singing lively renditions of the Duck and Beaver fight songs next Tuesday, November 25th.
11/20 4:30 a.m. A section of Highway 42 was closed for close to two hours Wednesday night after a motor vehicle accident about eight miles west of Coquille.
11/19 4:45 p.m. Congressman Peter DeFazio has been selected as Ranking Member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee for the 114th session of Congress.
11/19 4:00 p.m. The League of Women Voters of the Umpqua Valley is hosting a Health Care Forum on Monday December 8th.
11/19 3:30 p.m. Mercy Medical Center announced Wednesday afternoon that they have reached an agreement with Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield.
11/19 10:00 a.m. Auditions will be held for an upcoming production at UCC Centerstage Theatre.
11/18 9:45 a.m. Umpqua Community College is offering a Shakespearean Master Class on Friday night November 21st and Saturday morning November 22nd.
11/19 9:30 a.m. A 33 year old man is in jail after Roseburg say he had 16 warrants out for his arrest.
11/19 9:00 a.m. A Roseburg woman was cited for tampering with drug records Tuesday afternoon.
11/19 5:00 a.m. A Warming Center in Myrtle Creek will be available to give the homeless a warm place to stay when conditions get cold.
11/19 5:00 a.m. Fifth graders at Fir Grove Elementary in Roseburg will get a fine dining experience on Friday night November 21st.
11/18 4:45 a.m. A KQEN Community Event: The Roseburg Concert Chorale will have their 65th annual winter concert presented in three locations.
11/18 4:30 a.m. The U.S. Forest Service and the Roseburg District of the Bureau of Land Management are hosting the 2015 Land of Umpqua Amateur Photo Contest.
11/18 10:45 a.m. In the KQEN Business Spotlight: Douglas Electric Cooperative has announced that General Manager Dave Sabala will retire next June. He will be replaced by Cameron Frasnelly on July first of 2015.
11/16 10:25 a.m. Camping is now formally restricted in the City of Winston.
11/18 9:55 a.m. Roseburg Police dealt with two non-injury accidents just minutes apart on Monday.
11/18 9:45 a.m. A Roseburg man is being held in the Douglas County Jail on two drug charges.
11/18 9:30 a.m. A Roseburg man is in jail charged with stealing a car.
11/18 5:40 a.m. The Warming Center offered by the Douglas County Housing and Homeless Coalition has started another season.
11/18 5:20 a.m. The Bureau of Land Management now has Christmas tree permits available.
11/18 5:10 a.m. Windows of Hope is happening on Friday night, November 21st. The United Community Action Network is holding their annual art, wine, food and fun event to benefit food banks in Douglas and Josephine counties.
11/13 4:45 a.m. This is National Collection Week for Operation Christmas Child.
11/17 4:10 p.m. The man involved in Saturday's incident in Roseburg where he was hit by a car, was hit a second time just over a day later.
11/17 3:30 p.m. A spokesperson for the VA Roseburg Healthcare System says that staff has finished procedures that were needed following a positive test for Legionella Pneumophila Serogroup 1 bacteria on Thursday.
11/17 11:00 a.m. Monday night the Winston City Council will have second reading of an ordinance that would restrict camping on public and commercial lots within the city limits.
11/17 10:30 a.m. Roseburg Police cited a pedestrian Saturday afternoon after he was hit by a car near the intersection of Harvard and Harrison in Roseburg.
11/17 10:00 a.m. With the cold weather here this issue is coming up more. Roseburg Police cited two residents for prohibited camping under the bridge at Interstate Five near Gaddis Park.
11/17 9:30 a.m. Another cold night is expected around parts of the region on Monday night. Forecasters with the National Weather Service in Medford have issued a Freeze Warning for part of the Umpqua Valley.
11/17 5:40 a.m. A robbery at a Klamath Falls store on Sunday led to an officer involved shooting which claimed the life of the robbery suspect.
11/17 5:20 a.m. The northbound Interstate Five off-ramp at the south Cottage Grove exit re-opened Friday afternoon following a ten week closure.
11/17 5:10 a.m. Monday is the deadline for purchasing tickets for the Economic Forecast 2015 sponsored by the Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce.
11/17 5:00 a.m. The Roseburg Police Department is accepting donations from the public to help pay for their child safety and drug prevention education program for children and parents.
11/17 4:30 a.m. Cold temperatures are expected Monday morning and again Monday night.
11/15 9:30 a.m. A Freeze Warning has been issued for Saturday night in central Douglas County.
11/15 9:00 a.m. Oregon State Police have identified a Brookings woman as the person who died when her vehicle hit a semi-truck head-on, Thursday night, while the woman was driving the wrong direction in the south bound lanes of Interstate Five near Canyonville.
11/14 3:30 p.m. The VA Roseburg Healthcare System has tested positive for Legionella Pneumophila Serogroup 1 bacteria in Building two on the main campus.
11/14 10:30 a.m. Your property taxes are due by Monday.
11/14 9:30 a.m. One man was jailed and three people were cited following a traffic stop early Friday morning in the 2200 block of Diamond Lake Boulevard in Roseburg.
11/14 6:10 a.m. A wrong way driver was killed Thursday night after her vehicle hit a semi-truck on Interstate Five near Canyonville.
11/14 5:00 a.m. Legislation from Oregon Senator Ron Wyden to implement landmark water resources agreements in the Klamath Basin passed out of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources committee on Thursday.
11/13 4:40 a.m. The holiday comedy “A Christmas Story” is coming to the UACT Theatre.
11/14 4:20 a.m. Oregon State Police are investigating a fatal accident that took place on Thursday night on Interstate Five southbound in the Canyonville area.
11/14 4:00 a.m. Congressman Peter DeFazio issued a careful worded reaction to committee passage of the Wyden O&C bill on Thursday.
11/13 4:00 p.m. The ink was barely dry on committee passage of the O&C bill from Senator Ron Wyden and already one timber industry group says many in their camp they still oppose what they call a “flawed solution”.
11/13 3:00 p.m. A bill crafted by Oregon Senator Ron Wyden that he says will boost timber harvests on O&C lands and create the strongest legislative protection ever for old growth forests in the northwest, passed out of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee on Thursday.
11/13 11:00 a.m. The VA Roseburg Healthcare System will hold a Town Hall meeting in Eugene on December 4th.
11/13 10:00 a.m. Roseburg High School Principal Karen Goirigolzarri is leaving the school district at the end of the current school year.
11/13 9:30 a.m. One man is in jail and one man was cited following a traffic stop along Interstate Five just south of Roseburg early Thursday morning.
11/13 9:00 a.m. A Roseburg man is in the Douglas County jail after an assault Wednesday night. assault Wednesday night. A report from Roseburg Police says that 30 year old Cody Fream
11/13 5:00 a.m. The Roseburg School Board has committed to replace the gymnasium roof at Roseburg High School but is hoping a grant the district has applied for will take part of the sting out of the major expense.
11/13 4:45 a.m. Douglas County Clerk Patti Hitt says her office is still waiting to hear from some voters whose ballots have not been counted for the November Election due to signature issues.
11/13 4:30 a.m. With stormy conditions hitting parts of Oregon on Thursday, Pacific Power is reminding customers to be ready for potential power outages.
11/13 4:15 a.m. The 25th annual Celebration of Caring to benefit Greater Douglas United Way is Thursday night.
11/13 4:00 a.m. Main Street Myrtle Creek is sponsoring a Winter Wine Walk in Myrtle Creek next Thursday night.
11/12 1:40 p.m. The Douglas County Child Safety Seat Coalition will offer a Child Safety Seat Clinic in Roseburg on Friday.
11/12 1:20 p.m. Two Coquille men are in the Douglas County Jail after being mistaken for burglars early Tuesday morning.
11/12 10:45 a.m. Christmas tree permits for cutting trees in the Umpqua National Forest are now on sale.
11/12 10:20 a.m. Umpqua Community College and the Roseburg Area Zonta Club are hosting a Ukrainian Delegation through Sunday November 16th.
11/12 10:00 a.m. A Roseburg man was cited after a police report indicates that he refused to leave Mercy Medical Center early Wednesday morning.
11/12 9:45 a.m. A Roseburg woman was cited for second degree criminal trespass at noon on Tuesday after authorities allege that she refused to leave a motel on Southeast Stephens after being asked to by management.
11/12 9:30 a.m. Two people were hurt in a two vehicle accident in downtown Roseburg on Tuesday morning.
11/12 5:00 a.m. Economic Forecast 2015 has been rescheduled to November 20th at the Douglas County Fairgrounds.
11/12 4:50 a.m. The Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce will have a Legislative Preview at its next membership meeting on Monday November 17th.
11/12 4:40 a.m. The Lookingglass Rural Fire District Board will meet on Wednesday night.
11/12 4:30 a.m. Consideration of a plan to fix the gym roof at Roseburg High School is among the items on the agenda for the Roseburg School Board meeting Wednesday night.
11/12 4:15 a.m. U-Trans/Umpqua Transit will partner with Douglas County Fire District No. 2 to ask the public for help at “Stuff the Bus” on Saturday November 15th.
11/12 4:00 a.m. The League of Women Voters will present the PBS Documentary “U.S. Health Care: The Good News” on Monday November 17th.
11/11 4:00 p.m. The National Weather Service in Medford has updated the Freeze Watch for the region.
11/11 1:30 p.m. Sunshine and mild temperatures helped to bring out a huge crowd to watch the Veterans Day Parade in Roseburg on Tuesday.
11/11 9:45 a.m. The City of Roseburg is having a meeting of the Ad-Hoc Committee that is working on the Oak Avenue and Washington Avenue Improvement project.
11/11 9:30 a.m. A Freeze Watch is in effect for part of Central Douglas County from late Tuesday night through Wednesday morning.
11/11 5:30 a.m. The Roseburg City Council heard more about a potential medical education facility in its Monday night meeting.
11/11 5:20 a.m. A breakfast for veterans will be held Tuesday morning from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at the Tri City Veterans Building on Old Pacific Highway in Myrtle Creek.
11/11 5:10 a.m. Tuesday is Veterans Day. The Douglas County Veterans Day Parade will begin at 11:00 a.m. in downtown Roseburg.
11/11 5:00 a.m. For Veterans Day evening, The Douglas High School Music Department presents the patriotic concert “In Memory of Many and In Honor of All”.
11/11 4:50 a.m. A KQEN Community Event: The Umpqua Chamber Orchestra and the UCC Chamber Choir will be in concert on November 25th at First Presbyterian Church in Roseburg.
11/11 4:30 a.m. A Frost Advisory and a Freeze Watch has been issued for parts of the Umpqua Valley.
11/10 3:30 p.m. A colder and drier air mass is coming into central Douglas County from the northeast and it may bring the coldest temperatures seen so far this season.
11/20 1:30 p.m. The Douglas County Cultural Coalition is accepting grant applications for local art, heritage and humanities organizations.
11/10 11:00 a.m. An Idleyld Park woman is in jail after Roseburg Police say she was in possession of a stolen car on Sunday morning.
11/10 10:35 a.m. A Roseburg woman was cited after the car she was driving crashed into the Car Quest building on Northeast Stephens on Saturday morning.
11/10 10:20 a.m. Traffic was slowed by a two vehicle accident at the corner of Stewart Parkway and Garden Valley on Saturday morning.
11/10 10:00 a.m. A Roseburg man was cited on Friday by police after they say he was seen walking in the roadway on Garden Valley Boulevard.
11/10 9:30 a.m. A missing hunter is safe.
11/10 9:00 a.m. A Roseburg man is being held in the Douglas County jail on drug, weapon and driving charges.
11/10 5:30 a.m. A Roseburg man has won the Oregon Lottery’s Halloween Raffle.
11/10 5:00 a.m. The Roseburg City Council will hear about the Capital Improvement Plan for Urban Renewal Projects when they meet on Monday night.
11/10 4:50 a.m. The largest grizzly bear at Wildlife Safari had knee surgery on Friday.
11/10 4:30 a.m. The Roseburg VA Medical Center is hosting a Veteran and Family Information Session on November 20th.
11/7 2:00 p.m. The Public Works Department with the City of Roseburg is continuing the annual leaf collection program through early January.
11/7 1:30 p.m. Douglas County Commissioners are accepting applications to fill two positions on the Douglas County Fair Board.
11/7 11:00 a.m Deputies from the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office along with Search and Rescue volunteers are looking for a Salem man who has been missing in the Boulder Creek Wilderness area since Thursday night.
11/7 10:20 a.m. A Sutherlin man is in jail after a vehicle he was in was stopped by Roseburg Police on Thursday night.
11/7 9:50 a.m. Roseburg Police detained a man following an incident on West Harvard Thursday
11/7 9:30 a.m. What started as a traffic stop for a minor offense turned into much more for Roseburg Police on Thursday morning.
11/7 9:00 a.m. The Department of Veterans Affairs and the Douglas County Parade Committee are presenting the 2014 Douglas County Veterans Day Parade on Tuesday, November 11th at 11:00 a.m.
11/7 5:00 a.m. Representative Mike McLane was reelected Thursday as the Oregon House Republican Leader for the 2015 session.
11/7 4:40 a.m. The City of Myrtle Creek and American Legion Post 123 will host a re-dedication of the Myrtle Creek Veterans Memorial on Saturday morning.
11/7 4:00 a.m. The National Weather Service has issued a Dense Fog Advisory for central Douglas County.
11/6 11:00 a.m. While elections officials comb through the ballots in Tuesday’s November General Election, making sure that no errors have been made before the results are certified, one interesting aspect has been noted.
11/6 10:30 a.m. In the KQEN business spotlight: A local radio station owned by Brooke Communications has added a new translator frequency for Roseburg and the surrounding area. Top 40 station i101brought the 100.7 frequency online Wednesday night.
11.6 9:50 a.m. Police jailed a Roseburg man early Thursday morning after they found him hiding in a closet at a home in the 1600 block of Todd Street.
11/6 9:30 a.m. Roseburg Police dealt with two incidents of people drinking in public on Wednesday.
11/6 9:00 a.m. Roseburg Police jailed a transient following an incident at a business on Garden Valley Boulevard on Wednesday afternoon.
11/6 5:30 a.m. The deadline for submitting nominations for the Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce 2014 male and female first citizen recognition is nearing.
11/5 5:15 a.m. The U. S. Forest Service will waive fees at most day-use recreation sites from this Saturday November 8th through November 11th in honor of Veteran’s Day.
11/6 5:00 a.m. Two communities in Douglas County have received recognition for their work to reduce the vulnerability of homes and landscapes to wildfires.
11/6 4:40 a.m. The Douglas Timber Operators will hear about “Solutions for Putting The County Back to Work” during its next meeting on Thursday November 13th.
11/6 4:30 a.m. School bond and local option levies were largely successful statewide on Tuesday, reversing trends from the past year.
11/5 10:45 a.m. Roseburg Police arrested a woman who they say was wandering through people’s yards, yelling and rolling on the ground.
11/5 10:30 a.m. Two vehicles hit each other not once but twice during an unusual accident Tuesday afternoon near the intersection of Garden Valley Boulevard and Stewart Parkway in Roseburg.
11/5 10:00 a.m. Douglas County voters bucked the statewide results on three of the ballot measures.
11/5 9:00 a.m. State Senator Floyd Prozanski is heading back to Salem for another term as State Senator in District Number 4.
11/5 5:45 a.m. Douglas County voters resoundingly approved a measure that places term limits on those serving as county commissioners.
11/5 5:30 a.m. Roseburg businessman Chris Boice will become a Douglas County Commissioner in January.
11/5 5:10 a.m. Cedric Hayden will be representing Oregon House District Seven in Salem.
11/5 5:00 a.m. Republican Dallas Heard is heading to Salem.
11/5 4:45 a.m. Douglas County voters chose mayors and councilors during Tuesday’s election.
11/5 4:00 a.m. Douglas County Clerk Patti Hitt says the just over 70% of registered voters in Douglas County cast their ballot in the November General Election.
11/4 11:00 a.m. Voters in Douglas County have only a few hours to get their ballot in for the November General Election.
11/4 10:30 a.m. In the KQEN Business Spotlight: Dollar General is constructing a new store in Winston.
11/4 10:00 a.m. Roseburg Police arrested a 24 year old man for possessing and selling both heroin and methamphetamine, during a stop early Tuesday morning.
11/ 14 9:50 a.m. Roseburg Police contacted a 32 year old man Monday night and arrested him for an incident at a store.
11/4 9:30 a.m. A Roseburg Police report indicates that a 58 year old woman was hurt when a car rear ended the vehicle she was in.
11/4 9:00 a.m. A 23 year old Roseburg woman was hurt in a two car accident near the corner of northeast Stephens and Meadow on Monday afternoon.
11/4 5:30 a.m. The Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce is rescheduling the Economic Forecast 2015 event from Thursday November 6th to Thursday November 20th.
11/4 5:05 a.m. The Partnership for Economic Development in Douglas County is offering the RAIN Conference on November 19th at the Danny Lang Center at Umpqua Community College.
11/4 4:50 a.m. Umpqua Community College will offer the 2014-15 Faculty Lecture Series starting later in November.
11/4 4:30 a.m. Main Street Myrtle Creek is holding its annual Winter Wine Walk on Thursday November 20th.
11/3 2:00 p.m. Douglas County Commissioners are seeking people interested in applying for a position on the board of the Gardiner Fire District.
11/3 1:30 p.m. A Glide woman was taken to Mercy Medical Center Friday afternoon following a three car accident.
11/3 11:20 a.m. A male juvenile was cited by Roseburg Police after his pickup rolled onto its side and went into the fence in front of Roseburg High on Saturday night.
11/3 11:10 a.m. A Roseburg woman was cited after her car hit a tree Sunday night.
11/3 11:00 a.m. Just under half of the registered voters have turned in ballots in Douglas County.
11/3 10;30 a.m. The Douglas High School Music Department is presenting a musical tribute to Douglas County Veterans.
11/3 10:00 a.m. The League of Women Voters has released the results of the Oregon Student Mock Election.
11/3 9:00 a.m. A Sutherlin man was detained by Myrtle Creek Police on Thursday afternoon.
11/3 7:00 a.m. Officials with Oregon State Police are reacting to Thursday’s death of Rachel Frerichs.
10/3 5:30 a.m. The Douglas County Veterans Forum says a top official with the Veterans Administration is coming to Roseburg on Wednesday.
11/3 5:00 a.m. Lane closures continue on Interstate Five south of Cottage Grove.
10/31 3:00 p.m. Just over 43% of eligible Douglas County voters have cast ballots in the November General Election.
10/31 2:00 p.m. Deputies with the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office are conducting a traffic safety campaign focusing on DUII enforcement through the Halloween weekend.
10/31 11:30 a.m. The City of Sutherlin has agreed to tax recreational marijuana if Oregon voters pass a ballot measure next week that would make recreational use of the drug legal in the state.
10/31 11:15 a.m. A Roseburg woman was taken to Mercy Medical Center after the car she was driving rolled Thursday morning on Hubbard Creek Road.
10/31 11:00 a.m. A Roseburg woman was arrested on Thursday and is in jail on multiple drug charges.
10/31 10:45 a.m. Roseburg Police arrested a 40 year old woman and jailed her for unlawful possession of methamphetamine.
10/31 10:30 a.m. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office has identified the person who died in a hunting accident Thursday morning.
10/31 9:00 a.m. Four people were cited for prohibited camping by Roseburg Police in two separate incidents Friday morning.
10/31 5:20 a.m. The 140 member Roseburg High School Marching Ensemble will compete in the 2014 Southridge Spectacle of Sound and the Northwest Association for the Performing Arts Championships on Saturday.
10/31 5:00 a.m. American Legion Post 123 and the City of Myrtle Creek will re-dedicate the Myrtle Creek Veterans Memorial on Saturday November 8th,
10/31 4:50 a.m. The Umpqua Valley Arts Association will have the opening reception for the 49th annual transparent exhibit Traveling Show from the Watercolor Society of Oregon Friday evening.
10/31 4:30 a.m. This weekend marks the end of Daylight Savings time.
10/30 5:00 p.m. A 20 year old woman was killed in a hunting accident on Thursday morning.
10/30 4:00 p.m. Thursday morning detectives with the Douglas Interagency Narcotics Team raided a home in Melrose and seized large quantities of both “crystal” methamphetamine and “black tar” heroin.
10/30 3:30 p.m. Voting appears to be ramping up in Douglas County.
10/30 1:45 p.m. Thirty Douglas County educators have been selected to share in almost $6,000 in Chalkboard Grants from Cascade Community Credit Union.
10/30 10:30 a.m. The Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce will have a legislative preview at its membership meeting on November 19th.
10/30 10:20 a.m. Roseburg Police cited a woman for stealing dental floss from a store just before 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday.
10/30 10:15 a.m. A Roseburg Police K9 found a woman who had reportedly ran from officers early Thursday morning.
10/30 10:00 a.m. The work of a Roseburg Police K9 led to the arrest of two Roseburg residents on Thursday morning.
10/30 9:30 a.m. Two Vancouver, Washington residents went to jail after they were stopped by Myrtle Creek Police.
10/30 5:30 a.m. U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley was in Douglas County on Wednesday. The first term Democrat is in the midst of running for re-election.
10/30 5:00 a.m. Congressman Peter DeFazio joined about seventy five workers from McKenzie-Willamette Hospital on the picket lines Wednesday
10/30 4:45 a.m. The City of Roseburg is looking for people interested in serving on one of several commissions.
10/30 4:30 a.m. The Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce will have its Economic Forecast 2015 event next Thursday November 6th.
10/29 3:10 p.m. The man arrested and charged with the murder of a Roseburg convenience store clerk in September was arraigned on Tuesday on an indictment from a Douglas County Grand Jury.
10/29 11:00 a.m. Only six days remain to turn your ballot in for the November General Election.
10/29 10:30 a.m. Wildlife Safari has announced that Alice the Elephant passed away on Tuesday afternoon.
10/29 10:00 a.m. A 24 year old man and a 17 year old teen, both from Oakland, were contacted by Roseburg Police just before 12:30 a.m. Wednesday morning in the 3000 block of Aviation Drive.
10/29 9:30 a.m. A Roseburg man was cited for menacing and second degree disorderly conduct following an incident in the 1600 block of Todd Street on Tuesday morning.
10/29 5:15 a.m. Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley is spending Wednesday in southern Oregon.
10/29 5:00 a.m. In the KQEN business spotlight: The Young Entrepreneur Society will have their October Entrepreneur Meetup Wednesday night at 5:00 p.m.
10/29 4:30 a.m. Volunteers with the FISH Food Pantry will have a community food drive the next two Saturdays at local Roseburg grocery stores.
10/28 11:35 a.m. The Sutherlin City Council will have a special meeting Wednesday to take another vote on an ordinance that would impose a ten percent tax on recreational marijuana if voters approve ballot measure 91 next week.
10/28 11:20 a.m. Three people were taken to Mercy Medical Center following a two vehicle accident on Tuesday morning.
10/28 11:00 a.m. With one week to go, nearly one quarter of the registered voters in Douglas County have already turned in their ballots for the November General Election.
10/28 10:30 a.m. Roseburg residents have exceeded a renewable energy goal.
10/28 10:15 a.m. A spokesperson for the Oregon Department of Transportation says the northbound ramps at the Curtin exit are now open.
10/28 10:00 a.m. A Glide man is in the Douglas County Jail.
10/26 9:30 a.m. Two people were taken to the Douglas County Jail Monday night after they were allegedly in possession of heroin.
10/28 9:00 a.m. A Roseburg man is in the Douglas County Jail on a drug charge.
10/28 5:30 a.m. If Oregon voters agree to legalize the recreational use of marijuana next week, the City of Roseburg will be ready to tax it.
10/28 4:50 a.m. The new secretary of the Veterans Administration will give the final approval of who the new director of the VA Roseburg Medical Center should be but will not be involved in the process directly before that time.
10/28 4:25 a.m. County commissioners are looking for people interested in serving on the Douglas County Park Board.
10/27 3:50 p.m. Search and Rescue personnel from the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office rescued an injured hunter east of Glide Monday morning.
10/27 10:30 a.m. Deputies with the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office will conduct a traffic safety campaign focusing on DUII enforcement for the upcoming Halloween weekend.
10/27 10:00 a.m. A Roseburg man is in jail for unlawful possession of methamphetamine. old
10/27 9:45 a.m. Showing off didn’t go so well for a Roseburg man on Saturday night.
10/27 9:30 a.m. Roseburg Police arrested a transient on two drug charges early Saturday morning.
10/27 9:00 a.m. A Roseburg woman is in the Douglas County Jail charged with stealing a friend’s pickup.
10/27 5:30 a.m. The Roseburg City Council is likely to finalize a tax on recreational marijuana during its meeting on Monday night.
10/27 5:15 a.m. With eight days until the deadline for voting in the November General Election, The Douglas County Clerk’s office says nearly nineteen percent of ballots have been turned in as of Friday afternoon.
10/27 5:00 a.m. The City of Roseburg Public Works Department will begin this year’s leaf collection program next Monday November 3rd.
10/27 4:45 a.m. The Douglas County Global Warming Coalition will have a presentation by University of Oregon Law Professor Mary Christine Wood on Thursday November 6th at the Douglas County Headquarters Library.
10/27 4:30 a.m. The Watercolor Society of Oregon will have its 49th annual transparent exhibit Traveling Show on display at the Umpqua Valley Arts Center starting on Friday October 31st.
10/27 4:00 a.m. People are invited to see biochar in the making on Monday November 3rd from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. near Tiller.
10/26 12:00 p.m. The McCullough Bridge on U.S. Highway 101 in North Bend re-opened Sunday morning.
10/26 7:45 a.m. Thousands of residents of north Douglas County spent several hours without power on Saturday.
10/26 7:15 a.m. A Grants Pass woman was hurt Saturday when her car collided with a tree that was blown onto the road due to high winds.
10/25 11:45 a.m. Douglas Electric Cooperative is reporting a number of wind-related power outages.
10/25 8:00 a.m. A Wind Advisory is in effect for much of the region through Saturday evening at 5:00 p.m.
10/24 1:30 p.m. U.S. Highway 101 at the McCullough Bridge in North Bend will stay closed this weekend.
10/24 11:10 a.m. The Federal Bureau of Investigation along with local partners in Oregon and Washington may have identified the man who they believe may be responsible for three bank robberies in Oregon and three in Washington all in the past month.
10/24 10:45 a.m. Two men are in the Douglas County Jail following a police chase on Thursday night.
10/24 10:00 a.m. Douglas County Environmental Health is asking for help from the public as they try to locate two dogs involved in a biting incident.
10/24 9:45 a.m. The rate of unemployment in Douglas County is down slightly.
10/24 9:00 a.m. A Springfield woman is in the Douglas County Jail after police contacted her during a routine bar check early Friday morning.
1024 5:45 a.m. Property tax statements are being mailed out. A press release from the Douglas County Tax Department says your 2014/2015 property taxes are due on November 17th.
10/24 5:30 a.m. Staff from the Tiller Ranger District is finishing the salmon and steelhead habitat restoration program later than usual this year.
10/24 5:15 a.m. The City of Myrtle Creek and American Legion Post 123 will have a re-dedication of the Myrtle Creek Veterans Memorial on Saturday November 8th.
10/24 5:00 a.m. A spokesman for the Oregon Department of Transportation says U.S. Highway 101 will remain closed at the McCullough Bridge in North Bend through at least Friday afternoon.
10/24 4:30 a.m. The Community Health Alliance will have an Open House Friday afternoon.
10/23 3:20 p.m. Both Pacific Power and Douglas Electric Cooperative dealt with mid day outages on Thursday.
10/23 11:20 a.m. A preliminary report from the National Transportation Safety Board says a collision that killed two pilots took place when an experimental plane struck a Cessna as both were in the process of leaving a dry creek bed.
10/21 11:00 a.m. Myrtle Creek Police says a Tri City man showed up intoxicated for an appearance in Municipal Court on Monday.
10/23 10:00 a.m. The power is back on for customers of Pacific Power in several areas of southern Douglas County and northern Josephine County.
10/23 9:30 a.m. The Winston Dillard School District says a student at Brockway Elementary has been diagnosed with scarlet fever.
10/23 9:00 a.m. A Roseburg woman was cited for second degree criminal trespass on Wednesday.
10/23 5:45 a.m. Wednesday night the Roseburg School Board took a step forward in the process to recruit a new superintendent to lead the district starting in the 2015/2016 school year.
10/23 5:20 a.m. Mercy Medical Center and Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oregon have not yet reached an agreement on a contract that keeps the hospital “in the network” of places that policy holders can go for medical services.
10/23 5:00 a.m. The VA Roseburg Healthcare System will celebrate Prosthetics Day on November 6th.
10/22 3:00 p.m. Myrtle Creek Police arrested two California men Wednesday morning and charged them with unlawful distribution and possession of marijuana.
10/22 2:30 p.m. With ballots reaching voters in the past few days, some Douglas County residents are already turning theirs back in.
10/22 1:40 p.m. The 22nd annual Winter Weather Forecast Conference is coming up on Saturday at the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry in Portland.
10/22 12:00 p.m. The Douglas Interagency Narcotics Team allegedly seized drugs and firearms as a result of a raid at a Myrtle Creek home on Tuesday afternoon.
10/22 11:00 a.m. October 22nd marks one year since shots rang out at a residence on northeast Stephens in Winchester and two people were found dead.
10/22 9:30 a.m. A female transient is in the Douglas County Jail following a disturbance at a store on Garden Valley Boulevard on Tuesday afternoon.
10/22 9:00 a.m. Roseburg Police cited two people for prohibited camping on Tuesday morning.
10/22 5:40 a.m. A strong storm is coming to the region from the subtropics.
10/22 5:10 a.m. Three members of the Oregon congressional delegation are asking VA Secretary Bob McDonald to oversee the selection of the next director of the VA Roseburg Healthcare System.
10/22 4:50 a.m. The Roseburg School Board will meet on Wednesday night.
10/22 4:30 a.m. The Roseburg High School Marching Ensemble finished second at the 21st annual Pride of the Northwest competition last Saturday in Grants Pass.
10/21 3:15 p.m. Oregon State Police made two traffic stops on Interstate-5 north in the Roseburg area on Monday, resulting in the discovery of more than 13 pounds of marijuana.
10/21 3:00 p.m. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office has announced that a 55-year-old hunter was found alive and well on Sunday after others in his party reported him overdue on Sunday morning.
10/21 11:00 a.m. Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber says that timber and agriculture should still play a big role in the economy of southern Oregon. The Governor was on the Morning Conversation that aired Tuesday on News Radio 1240 KQEN:
10/21 10:30 a.m. Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley says military spouses will gain benefits under legislation he proposed that passed in Congress this past summer.
10/21 10:00 a.m. Tickets are still available to the Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce Economic Forecast 2015 program on November 6th.
10/21 9:45 a.m. Police cited a pair of Roseburg men for prohibited camping early Monday morning.
10/21 9:30 a.m. A Roseburg woman was jailed Monday night on a drug charge.
10/21 9:00 a.m. A Sutherlin couple died when their car collided with a log truck in the 3400 block of Nonpareil Road east of Sutherlin Monday afternoon.
10/21 5:20 a.m. The Douglas Interagency Narcotics Team arrested a couple they say are wholesale-level traffickers of methamphetamine.
10/21 5:00 a.m. The City of Winston is ready to tax marijuana.
10/21 4:45 a.m. Help is available to seniors during Medicare Open Enrollment Month.
10/21 4:30 a.m. The Community Cancer Center is offering a support group for men with prostate
10/20 1:30 p.m. A Winchester resident died during a mobile home fire early Monday morning.
10/20 10:00 a.m. A Roseburg man is in the Douglas County Jail after police claim he was in possession of a small amount of methamphetamine.
10/20 9:45 a.m. Two women were cited for unlawful possession of methamphetamine on Saturday night.
10/20 9:30 a.m. A Roseburg woman was cited for child neglect on Saturday.
10/20 9:00 a.m. The Douglas County Library System is giving residents a chance to pay off overdue library fines by donating food for the United Community Action Network.
10/20 5:45 a.m. An elderly Tigard woman died when the car she was driving left Interstate Five southbound near Wolf Creek.
10/28 5:30 a.m. A large crowd of around 900 people celebrated the life of a local fire fighter on Sunday.
10//20 5:10 a.m The City of Winston appears ready to join a number of other municipalities around the state and tax marijuana.
10/20 5:00 a.m. Congressman Peter DeFazio and challenger Art Robinson will debate in Coos Bay on Monday night.
10/20 4:45 a.m. Wildlife Safari will have its 8th annual Harvest Zoobilee on Saturday October 25th.
10/20 4:30 a.m. The Sutherlin High Choral Department is hosting the a cappella group reVoiced on Tuesday night.
10/20 4:15 a.m. The Lookingglass Rural Fire District now has a full five member board.
10/18 8:30 a.m. Wildlife Safari has added a fourth elephant to its existing herd.
10/18 8:00 a.m. The Federal Bureau of Investigation says that a man suspected of robbing two banks on Thursday, struck again on Friday.
10/17 3:20 p.m. Oregon State Police are investigating a single vehicle fatal accident that took place Friday afternoon.
10/17 10:30 a.m. A Grants Pass motorcyclist was killed when his bike apparently crashed into the rear of a car Thursday afternoon.
10/17 10:00 a.m. The Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce is still accepting nominations for its First Citizen awards.
10/17 9:30 a.m. A Roseburg woman is in jail, charged with being in possession of methamphetamine.
10/17 9:00 a.m. A Roseburg man was cited after he apparently drove his car over a curb Friday morning near the intersection of Stewart Parkway and Airport Road.
10/17 5:45 a.m. The Coos County Grand Jury has indicted a 54 year old Allegany resident and charged her with murder by abuse and manslaughter in the first degree in the death of her mother..
10/17 5:20 a.m. The Federal Bureau of Investigation along with the Marion County Sheriff’s Office and the Eugene Police Department are asking for help from the public as they try to identify and locate the man responsible for two bank robberies on Thursday.
10/17 5:00 a.m. Motorists on Interstate Five northbound should expect intermittent delays between 3:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. each Friday and Sunday until the middle of November due to road construction near Cottage Grove.
10/17 4:50 a.m. Voters in Douglas County will start seeing their November General Election ballot on Friday.
10/17 4:30 a.m. The Lookingglass Rural Fire District will have a special board meeting on Friday
10/16 4:15 p.m. A section of North Bank Road northeast of Roseburg is open again after being closed for several hours on Thursday.
10/16 1:20 p.m. Douglas Timber Operators will hear more about a proposal to change the forest management plan for the Elliot State Forest during its next meeting.
10/16 11:00 a.m. The City of Winston appears ready to join a number of other municipalities around the state and tax marijuana.
10/16 10:00 a.m. Roseburg Police issued two citations for drinking in public on Wednesday.
10/16 9:30 a.m. One man was hurt when the pickup he was driving rolled on its top at the corner of Stewart Parkway and Aviation on Wednesday morning.
10/16 9:15 a.m. A section of North Bank Road is closed after a semi-truck overturned.
10/16 5:30 a.m. On Wednesday Oregon Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley announced that the U.S. Department of Labor has awarded the state $8.4 million to help get unemployed Oregonians back to work.
10/16 5:00 a.m. The Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce will host a candidate forum at its membership meeting on Monday October 20th.
10/16 4:50 a.m. October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and the Community Cancer Center has partnered with Brown’s Shoe Fit Company to host a free 5k run/walk on October 26th at Stewart Park.
10/16 4:30 a.m. Umpqua Community College and the agencies of the South-Central Oregon Early Learning Lab are hosting the fifth annual Early Childhood Care and Education Conference November 14th and 15th at Umpqua Community College.
10/15 4:00 p.m. The body of a Myrtle Creek man who had been missing for six days while on a hunting trip was found Wednesday afternoon.
10/15 3:00 p.m. A change in the weather brought plenty of rain to the Umpqua Valley between Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning.
10/15 10:15 a.m. Tuesday night the Douglas Timber Operators had its annual Awards Banquet. Audrey Barnes says the organization gave out three awards:
10/15 9:50 a.m. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office arrested nine people on a variety of charges after serving a search warrant at a residence on Nonpareil Road near Sutherlin on Tuesday morning.
10/15, 9:30 a.m. A Roseburg woman was arrested Tuesday afternoon after Roseburg Police say they contacted her on three separate
10/15 9:00 a.m. Roseburg Police arrested five transients Tuesday night and charged them with prohibited camping.
10/15 5:30 a.m. In the KQEN Business Spotlight: Oregon’s rate of unemployment is unchanged.
10/15 5:10 a.m. Umpqua Valley Republican Women are hosting a forum to discuss ballot measures that will appear on the November General Election Ballot.
10/15 4:45 a.m. Employees of the City of Roseburg will join with other agencies around the state to participate in the Great Oregon Shake-
10/15 4:30 a.m. The Roseburg High Marching Ensemble will be in Grants Pass this Saturday for the 21st annual Pride of the Northwest Marching Band Competition.
10/14 1:30 p.m. The Douglas County Sheriff’s office is continuing search operations as they try to locate a Myrtle Creek man who went missing while on a hunting trip in the Squaw Creek Drainage Area near Tiller last Thursday.
10/14 10:45 a.m. The League of Women Voters of the Umpqua Valley will have a public meeting to discuss the statewide ballot measures that are on the November General Election
10/14 10:30 a.m. Congressman Peter DeFazio and his opponent Art Robinson are holding two debates in the coming days.
10/14 10:00 a.m. Officials at Eugene Airport say that Frontier Airlines will exit the market at the end of November.
10/14 9:30 a..m. 175 Douglas County students are participating in an event called “Screening the Past” on Tuesday and Wednesday.
10/14 9:00 a.m. Fire officials with the Douglas Forest Protective Association have declared an end to fire season effective Tuesday.
10/14 5:40 a.m. The Roseburg City Council has said “yes” to a plan to tax recreational marijuana.
10/14 5:20 a.m. With the November General Election coming up soon, Tuesday is the deadline to register so that you are eligible to vote in the election.
10/14 5:10 a.m. Umpqua Watersheds will present the fifth annual Umpqua Brew Fest this Saturday October 18th.
10/14 5:00 a.m. NeighborWorks Umpqua CEO Betty Tamm has announced her plans to retire.
10/14 4:30 a.m. Oregon Humanities is presenting a free weekly reading and discussion program in Roseburg October 29th through November 26th.
10/13 1:30 p.m. A plane crash has claimed the life of Winston Dillard Fire District Captain Thomas Weiss.
10/13 12:00 p.m. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is scaling back the search for a missing 20 year old hunter from Myrtle Creek.
10/13 11:15 a.m. Roseburg Police arrested a 24 year man on Sunday morning for fraud.
10/13 11:00 a.m. Two men were arrested Saturday night following a disturbance at a downtown restaurant.
10/13 11:00 a.m. A Roseburg man was arrested twice in three hours on Saturday morning.
10/13 9:30 a.m. Three men are in the Douglas County Jail after a disturbance in the 1800 block of Dlamond Lake Boulevard early Saturday morning.
10/13 9:00 a.m. A Roseburg woman is in the Douglas County Jail after police say her 2 year old child was found wandering around on West Harvard at about 11:30 a.m. on Friday.
10/13 5:40 a.m. Monday is Columbus Day. While the federal government is closed, Oregon is one of a number of states that does not recognize the holiday.
10/13 5:15 a.m. A Weed, California man was arrested on Saturday in connection with the recent Boles Fire.
10/13 4:45 a.m. Interstate Five southbound was closed for four hours on Sunday after a semi-truck rolled over in the Myrtle Creek curves.
10/11 7:00 a.m. The Executive Committee of the Douglas County Republican Party has made an endorsement in the non-partisan race for Douglas County Commissioner.
10/10 11:30 a.m. Two California men were detained following a disturbance at the Windmill Inn Friday morning.
10/10 11:00 a.m. A report from Roseburg Police says a 45 year old man was cited on Thursday night after he allegedly attempted to get into the wrong apartment in the 2500 block of West Harvard.
10/10 10:45 a.m. A Roseburg man is in jail after authorities say he punched a woman several times during a disturbance in the 900 block of southeast Main.
10/10 10:30 a.m. A Roseburg Police report says a woman with a cane chased a man down two blocks of West Harvard on Thursday night.
10/10 10:00 a.m The Superintendent of the Winston Dillard School District has responded to Thursday’s overdose incident involving seven students at Douglas High School.
10/10 5:40 a.m. The Canyonville Pumpkin and Music Celebration is Saturday.
10/10 5:10 a.m. The Roseburg City Council will consider adopting an ordinance establishing a tax on the sale of non-medical marijuana as part of its meeting on Monday night.
10/10 4:50 a.m. National Fire Prevention Week continues through Saturday.
10/9 5:30 p.m. Seven students at Douglas High School in Winston overdosed Thursday morning after taking multiple medications.
10/9 11:00 a.m. Umpqua Community College will have its fourth annual Harvest Festival on Saturday October 18th.
10/9 10:30 a.m. Two people were hurt when the car they were in struck a deer on the corner of San Souci and Laredo west of Roseburg Wednesday night.
10/9 9:30 a.m. Roseburg Police say a local teen ran a red light at the corner of Washington and Pine Wednesday at around noon, causing the vehicle they were driving to strike a log truck that was going west on southeast Pine Street.
10/9 9:00 a.m. Two men were arrested by Roseburg Police early Thursday morning following the report of a street fight in the 800 block of southeast Stephens.
10/9 5:30 a.m. Myrtle Creek Police have charged a south county area transient with third degree rape and third degree sex abuse.
10/9 5:15 a.m. The Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce Economic Forecast 2015 is set for November 6th.
10/9 5:00 a.m. A spokesperson for Wildlife Safari says the first successful transcervical artificial insemination in a cheetah has been confirmed at the game park.
10/9 4:45 a.m. National Fire Prevention Week continues and the Douglas County Fire Prevention Co-op has information focused on heaters for Thursday:
10/16 4:15 a.m. The VA Roseburg Healthcare System Chaplain Service will have their Quarterly Remembrance Service on Thursday October 16th.
10/8 4:00 p.m. The Roseburg District of the Bureau of Land Management is closing a road that leads through the Louis Creek drainage due to an active slide and road instability.
10/8 11:15 a.m. The Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce is holding a candidate forum at its October 20th membership meeting.
10/8 9:50 a.m. Roseburg Police dealt with three non-injury traffic accidents on Tuesday.
10/8 9:30 a.m. A Roseburg woman was cited for child neglect Tuesday afternoon.
10/8 9:00 a.m. Seven transients were cited by Roseburg Police in three separate incidents that took place on Tuesday.
10/8 5:30 a.m. Executives at Roseburg Forest Products announced on Tuesday that the company will start a phased ramp-up of production at their Weed, California veneer facility starting on Monday October 13th.
10/8 5;00 a.m. The Sutherlin Area Chamber of Commerce is holding a candidate forum for those running for Douglas County Commissioner Wednesday night.
10/8 4:45 a.m. National Fire Prevention Week is underway and the Douglas County Fire Prevention Co-op is offering daily tips. Wednesday’s is focused on cooking fires.
10/8 4:30 a.m. A Douglas County church is being recognized at an east coast film festival which begins on Friday.
10/7 3:30 p.m. On Wednesday area residents can watch salmon and steelhead spawning above Soda Springs Dam on the North Umpqua River.
10/7 3:00 p.m.The next pickup of donated food for the Roseburg Food Project will be this Saturday October 11th.
10/7 11:00 a.m. This Saturday staff from the Home Depot store in Roseburg will be working at Saving Grace Pet Adoption Center to complete a gravel walking path and install gutter guards around the shelter facility.
10/7 10:20 a.m. Myrtle Creek Police detained a woman Sunday night after she was reportedly jumping into traffic near the intersection of Main and Western.
10/7 10:00 a.m. Eastwood Elementary School is among schools in the area that are participating in the Walk & Bike to School Day on Wednesday.
10/7 9:00 a.m. The theatre program at Umpqua Community College will present another National Theater Live program later in October.
10/7 5:30 a.m. A traffic stop on Saturday night led Oregon State Police to the arrest of a San Jose, California man after a trooper allegedly found over four pounds of methamphetamine.
10/7 5:15 a.m. A state representative who wants to be Oregon’s next governor stopped in Roseburg during what his campaign called a “freedom ride” on Monday.
10/7 5:00 a.m. National Fire Prevention Week is underway and the Douglas County Fire Prevention Co-op is offering daily tips on fire safety this week.
10/7 4:45 a.m. The City of Roseburg is seeking people interested in applying to be on two advisory commissions.
10/7 4:30 a.m. The future of services to seniors and to people with disabilities in Oregon will be discussed during two public meetings next Tuesday October 14th.
10/6 11:00 a.m. Roseburg Police jailed a man on three charges Sunday afternoon.
10/8 10:30 a.m. A Roseburg man was cited after police say he broke into an apartment in the 800 block of Polk Street on Sunday morning.
10/6 10:20 a.m. Two men were cited by Roseburg Police on Saturday night. A report from RPD says that just before 9:00 p.m. officers contacted the two in the parking lot of Home Depot.
10/6 10:00 a.m. A Roseburg High School student was hit while walking to the school Monday morning.
10/6 9:00 a.m.Roseburg Police cited two men for trespassing on Saturday morning.
10/6 5:30 a.m. A commercial building that used to house a restaurant burned Sunday afternoon in Drain and resulted in the closure of Highway 38 for about three hours.
10/6 5:15 a.m. Working smoke alarms are the focus of National Fire Prevention Week now through Saturday October 11th.
10/6 5:00 a.m. Staff at Wildlife Safari says the cheetah team and cheetah ambassadors Khayam and Mchumba have returned from their five day excursion to the Topeka Zoo in Kansas.
10/6 4:45 a.m. The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is asking hunters and others who spend time in the outdoors in northwest Oregon to be on the lookout for elk hoof disease.
10/6 4:30 a.m. Republican candidate for Governor Dennis Richardson will ride with supporters and fellow motorcyclists from Central Point to Portland on Monday.
10/3 3:30 p.m. Crews from the Douglas Forest Protective Association and Douglas County Fire District No. 2 responded to a natural cover highway just before 2:30 Friday afternoon along Old Highway 99 north, about six miles north of Roseburg.
10/3 1:45 p.m. The Douglas Forest Protective Association reports that several prescribed burns are happening on Friday around the Umpqua Valley.
10/3 1:30 p.m. Officials with the Bureau of Land Management say a prescribed burn is set to begin along North Bank Road on Tuesday.
10/3 11:00 a.m. U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts will be in Eugene Monday joining Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley for what is being termed as a “grassroots rally” by the Merkley re-election campaign.
10/3 10:45 a.m. Mercy Medical Center has launched a Medicare Insurance Helpline available at no cost to patients.
10/3 10:20 a.m. Roseburg Police arrested a 45 year old Glide man early Friday morning and charged him with second degree criminal trespass.
10/3 10:00 a.m. Friends of a Coos Bay man who had been missing for nearly a week found his body Thursday afternoon down an embankment off of Highway 38 twelve miles east of Reedsport.
10/3 9:00 a.m. Roseburg Police arrested a 25 year old woman early Friday morning and charged her with heroin possession.
10/2 5:30 a.m. Oregon State Police are continuing to investigate a fatal motorcycle accident that was reported Thursday afternoon off Highway 38, about twelve miles east of Reedsport.
10/3 5:00 a.m. National Fire Prevention Week begins on Monday.
10/2 4:20 p.m. Motorists on Interstate Five should watch for intermittent northbound ramp closures at the Drain/Oregon 38 junction and the Curtain exits on Thursday night.
10/2 3:45 p.m. Oregon State Police say that one person has died in a motorcycle accident on Highway 38, about twelve miles east of Reedsport.
10/2 2:30 p.m. With the start of hunting season for deer on Saturday, the Douglas Forest Protective Association wants to remind hunters that fire danger is still present around the Umpqua Valley.
10/2 11:00 a..m. Myrtle Creek Police arrested a woman who they say robbed a grocery store with a bat on Wednesday night, only a day after she applied for a job at the same store.
10/2 10:30 a.m. A Eugene man was taken to the Douglas County jail early Thursday morning and charged with unlawful possession of methamphetamine.
10/2 10:00 a.m. Four people were cited late Wednesday night related to underage drinking.
10/2 9:30 a.m. Douglas County Sheriff’s Deputies are still looking for a man who came to the Roseburg area last Friday but has not been heard from since.
10/2 9:00 a.m. The Douglas Timber Operators will hear from a staff member of the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife at its next meeting on Thursday October 9th.
10/2 5:20 a.m. Two people were taken to Mercy Medical Center following an accident on Interstate Five on Wednesday afternoon.
10/2 5:00 a.m. The Treva Hoffman Foundation is hosting the Bosom Ball on Friday October 17th.
10/1 2:00 p.m. Contractors are getting ready to begin multiple road repair projects on the Tiller Ranger District.
10/1 1:30 p.m. The Roseburg District of the Bureau of Land Management has announced closure dates for overnight camping for this year.
10/1 11:00 a.m. The Oregon Marijuana Education Tour is coming to Roseburg on Thursday.
10/1 10:30 a.m. The U.S. Forest Service has announced that Carl Bauer will serve as temporary District Ranger for the Diamond Lake Ranger District of the Umpqua National Forest starting October 6th.
10/1 10:00 a.m. A Sutherlin woman was hurt when she was involved in a two car collision on Tuesday afternoon.