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.
10/1 9:30 a.m. A Roseburg woman was cited for identity theft and second degree theft after an investigation by the Roseburg Police Department revealed she had used a former employee’s personal information to open accounts with two companies.
10/1 9:00 a.m. Two more candidate forums for those running for Douglas County Commissioner have been scheduled.
10/1 5:15 a.m. With the accelerated retirement of VA Roseburg Healthcare System Director Carol Bogedain, an interim acting director will be coming on October 15th.
10/1 4:45 a.m. The Onion Mountain Fire west of Grants Pass should be fully contained sometime Wednesday.
10/1 4:30 a.m. Photography by wildlife photographer James Harris along with paintings by Lynn Engle will be featured at Gallery 7 at Seven Feathers Casino Resort in Canyonville starting this Friday.
9/30 2:30 p.m. U.S. Senator Ron Wyden is calling on the Forest Service to remove a proposed rule which would require permits and fees from members of the media who take photographs and videos in wilderness areas.
9/30 10:30 a.m. A 59 year old Coos Bay man has been missing since Friday and cell phone records indicate that he made it to the Roseburg area.
9/30 10:15 a.m. Five people were hurt and a section of Stewart Parkway was closed for over ninety minutes following a fiery accident in the “s” curves on Monday afternoon.
9/30 10:00 a.m. The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife will close the wild coho season on the Umpqua River by the end of the day on Wednesday.
9/30 9:30 a.m. A spokesperson for the Oregon Department of Transportation says the northbound on and off ramp closures along Interstate Five that were set to begin early this week near Curtain will instead start as early as Wednesday.
9/30 9:00 a.m. In the KQEN Business Spotlight: Office Depot is closing its Roseburg store.
9/30 5:30 a.m. Douglas County Democrats will meet for the annual Flegel Victory Dinner and Silent Auction this Saturday October 4th.
9/30 5:15 a.m. The Director of the VA Roseburg Healthcare System is leaving earlier than planned.
9/30 5:00 a.m. A spokesperson for Oregon State Police says the Eugene man killed when he was hit by a car near Dorena Lake was lying in the roadway when he was hit.
9/30 4:45 a.m. The closure of the northbound on and off ramps at the Curtain interchange with Interstate Five has been postponed.
9/30 4:30 a.m. The Roseburg High Marching Ensemble scored big in last Saturday’s Pacific Coast Invitational held at Sprague High School in Salem.
9/29 5:30 p.m. Two local non-profit groups are going to be able to expand their work thanks to a grant by the Umpqua Bank Charitable Foundation.
9/29 1:00 p.m. Officials with Oregon State Police say they have made contact with a woman who had been reported missing by her husband on Sunday.
9/29 9:45 a.m. A Roseburg man is in the Douglas County jail on felony assault charges following an incident Saturday morning.
9/29 9:20 a.m. A Roseburg woman is in jail following a police chase to Winston on Saturday night.
9/29 9:00 a.m. The Sutherlin Area Chamber of Commerce will host two candidate forums in the month of October.
9/29 5:40 a.m. A traveling nurse from Georgia, who is currently working in Eugene, is missing after reportedly being headed to Crater Lake on Sunday.
9/29 5:15 a.m. Oregon State Police are asking for help from the public as they try to locate the vehicle and driver involved in Saturday night’s fatal hit and run pedestrian-involved accident east of Cottage Grove.
9/26 5:00 a.m. Crews at the Onion Mountain Fire west of Grants Pass are in clean-up mode.
9/29 4:50 a.m. Due to decreasing fire danger, Roseburg Resources has re-opened all of its timberlands in Oregon for non-motorized public recreational access.
9/29 4:30 a.m. A Myrtle Creek man is in jail after an incident that started with a pedestrian on Saturday morning.
9/26 2:30 p.m. While fire season continues, the recent rain and cooler temperatures have allowed officials with the Douglas Forest Protective Association to ease fire restrictions for the general public.
9/26 2:00 p.m. The closure areas on the Umpqua National Forest portion of the Deception Complex fire have significantly been reduced.
9/26 1:55 p.m. The two major candidates for Governor debated Friday morning in front of the fall meeting of the Oregon Association of Broadcasters in Sunriver, near Bend.
9/26 11:30 a.m. A Roseburg man was hospitalized after he lost control of his vehicle and it rolled near the intersection of Lookingglass and Taber on Thursday afternoon.
9/26 11:00 a.m. The Umpqua Brew Fest is coming on Saturday October 18th from 1:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at the Douglas County Fairgrounds.
9/26 10:00 a.m. A spokesman for the Oregon Department of Transportation says the northbound on and off ramps at the Curtain interchange will close for three weeks starting on Monday.
9/26 10:00 a.m. A spokesman for the Oregon Department of Transportation says the northbound on and off ramps at the Curtain interchange will close for three weeks starting on Monday.
9/26 9:30 a.m. The City of Roseburg Parks and Recreation Department has two fitness classes you may want to participate in.
9/26 9:00 a.m. A Roseburg woman is in jail held on a drug charge.
9/26 5:30 a.m. The stations of 541Radio along with Roseburg Forest Products, the United Community Action Network, and Sherm’s Thunderbird are teaming up to hold the Need in Weed event on Friday.
9/26 5:15 a.m. The candidates for Governor in Oregon will have a debate in Sunriver Resort on Friday.
9/26 5:00 a.m. The Douglas County Global Warming Coalition will have its Green & Solar Tour on Saturday October 4th.
9/26 4:50 a.m. The Canyonville Pumpkin and Music Celebration is coming on Saturday October 11th.
9/25 2:30 p.m. With cooler temperatures and higher humidity returning to the Umpqua Valley, residents may start to see smoke throughout the area as ranchers utilize prescribed fires to prepare their land for next year.
9/25 2:00 p.m. Following an outcry against the idea, the U.S. Forest Service is delaying rules that critics say would force members of the media to get a permit and pay a fee in order to shoot photographs or videos in wilderness areas.
9/25 1:15 p.m. Things are back to normal in the Emergency Department at the VA Roseburg Medical Center.
9/25 11:00 a.m. The Onion Mountain Fire west of Grants Pass is nearing containment.
9/25 10:30 a.m. The VA Roseburg Healthcare System is making progress on damage caused by the rain that came through the area on Wednesday.
9/25 10:20 a.m. The Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce is still accepting nominations for its First Citizen recognition early next year.
9/25 9:30 a.m. A forecaster with the National Weather Service says that Roseburg set a record for rainfall on Wednesday.
9/25 9:00 a.m. Douglas County Public Health will reduce immunization services effective October 6th.
5:30 a.m. Douglas County residents will be able to help those dealing with the recent Boles Fire in Weed, California during a day long drive to collect food and donations.
9/25 5:15 a.m. The Umpqua National Forest has lifted public use restrictions due to the change in the weather.
9/25 4:50 a.m. Candidates vying for various positions in the Oregon State Legislature will speak at a membership meeting of the Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce.
9/25 4:30 a.m. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is currently recruiting for its Search and Rescue Volunteer unit.
9/24 2:30 p.m. In spite of all the rain, roads in Douglas County are faring pretty well.
9/24 11:45 a.m. A second significant power outage took place in Roseburg on Wednesday.
9/24 11:30 a.m. The Emergency Department at the VA Roseburg Healthcare System has sustained significant damage due to rainwater intrusion from construction taking place on the floor above the ED.
9/24 11:00 a.m. Power was restored to over 1,100 Pacific Power customers who had been in the dark since about 3:30 a.m. Wednesday morning.
9/24 10:30 a.m. The City of Roseburg Fire Department will start issuing residential burn permits on October first.
9/24 10:15 a.m. A Roseburg man is in critical condition at a Eugene area hospital following a single vehicle motorcycle accident on Tuesday night.
9/24 9:45 a.m. The cooler wet conditions in the Umpqua Valley have allowed the Douglas Forest Protective Association to lower the fire danger to low.
9/24 9:00 a.m. The Onion Mountain Fire burning west of Grants Pass has now consumed 4,123 acres.
Kasi Clausen talks about Saturday's 3rd Annual South Umpqua River Clean Up
9/24 5:30 a.m. The National Weather Service issued a Special Weather Statement early Wednesday morning.
9/24:5:00 a.m. Staff with the Oregon Department of Transportation is asking drivers to be ready for slick roads as they travel on Wednesday.
9/24 5:00 a.m. Crews from the Douglas Forest Protective Association responded to two natural cover fires Tuesday afternoon along Interstate Five northbound near milepost 89.
9/24 4:50 a.m. Around 1,600 customers of Pacific Power in the Roseburg area are in the dark due to a power outage.
9/24 4:30 a.m. Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber and challenger Dennis Richardson will debate on Friday during the annual meeting of the Oregon Association of Broadcasters in Bend.
9/23 11:00 a.m. The VA Roseburg Healthcare System is offering free flu vaccinations for eligible veterans at a series of clinics held around the area.
9/23 10:30 a.m. Tuesday is National Voter Registration Day. Secretary of State Kate Brown and U.S. Senator Ron Wyden are visiting high schools to encourage eligible students to register.
9/23 10:00 a.m. The Onion Mountain Fire burning west of Grants Pass is now 70% contained.
9/23 5:40 a.m. A ban on medical marijuana dispensaries was lifted Monday night by the Roseburg City Council.
9/23 5:20 a.m. Congressman Peter DeFazio says that Douglas and Lane counties will be receiving two grants totaling more than $1.5 million for their transit programs.
9/23 5:10 a.m. The Douglas County Clerk’s Office is preparing for the November General Election.
9/23 5:00 a.m. The Douglas County Opiate Task Force in partnership with the Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public a chance to prevent pill abuse and theft by getting rid of potentially dangerous, expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs.
9/23 4:30 a.m. Firefighters from the Roseburg Fire Department responded to a call for a natural cover fire, Monday afternoon in Gaddis Park, near the South Umpqua River.
9/22 2:30 p.m. The Onion Mountain Fire, fifteen miles west of Grants Pass is now 60% contained.
9/22 2:00 p.m. An elderly Roseburg woman was cited for harassment after an incident at Mercy Medical Center on Saturday night.
9/23 1:30 p.m. The Roseburg City Council may vote to lift a moratorium on medical marijuana dispensaries during its meeting on Monday night.
9/22 10:45 a.m. A Roseburg man is in jail after being contacted during a traffic stop on Saturday afternoon.
9/22 10:30 a.m. Roseburg Police arrested a 21 year old man following a series of incidents on Mill Street on Friday night.
9/22 10:00 a.m. A 58 year old Coos Bay man is in jail after Roseburg Police say he stole one vehicle, tried to steal a second and then took off his clothes and ran around on the North Umpqua Highway, on Friday afternoon.
9/22 9:30 a.m A Roseburg man is charged with stealing approximately $16,000 from his employer in the past several months.
9/22 9:00 a.m. A Central Point woman died and a man from Talent was injured in a motorcycle accident Sunday night along Interstate Five southbound near the Winston exit.
9/22 5:30 a.m. The League of Women Voters of the Umpqua Valley is having two candidate forums in October.
9/22 5:00 a.m.al Forest AM Sept 22 KB
The Cottage Grove, North Umpqua and Diamond Lake Ranger Districts of the Umpqua National Forest have moved to Industrial Fire Precaution Level II with a rating of very high fire danger.
9/22 4:30 a.m. The Boy Scouts of America in Douglas County are celebrating 104 years of youth programming.
9/20 6:00 a.m. Crews with the City of Roseburg Fire Department put out a fire on the back porch of a home in the 1100 block of Rifle Range Road at about 2:45 p.m. Friday afternoon.
9/19 2:00 p.m. The Founders Day Fire at Crater Lake National Park has slowly grown to 225 acres.
9/19 11:00 a.m. Roseburg Forest Products has announced a response plan for employees of the Weed, California facility.
9/19 10:30 a.m. A Roseburg man is in jail after police say he tried to elude them on foot Thursday afternoon.
9/19 10:00 a.m. One person was hurt in a four vehicle accident Thursday afternoon near the corner of West Harvard and Umpqua in Roseburg.
9/19 9:30 a.m. Firefighters had another productive day building containment lines around a good portion of the perimeter on the Onion Mountain Fire west of Grants Pass on Thursday.
9/19 5:30 a.m. Oregon Highway 38 at the Scottsburg Bridge near milepost 16 has re-opened.
9/19 5:15 a.m. The Coos Forest Protective Association has lowered fire levels in much of its district.
9/19 5:00 a.m. A car wash to benefit the family of homicide victim Lori Rothrock will be held Friday afternoon.
9/19 4:30 a.m. Here’s a KQEN Community Event: Umpqua Actors Community Theatre is opening “Little Shop of Horrors” Friday night.
9/18 2:15 p.m. The Onion Mountain Fire west of Grants Pass has now topped 4,000 acres.
9/19 11:00 a.m. Highway 38 at the Scottsburg Bridge remains closed and will likely stay that way until at least sometime late Thursday afternoon.
9/18 10:30 a.m. A 45 year old man is in the Douglas County Jail after Roseburg Police say he broke out two windows of another person’s car.
9/19 10:00 a.m. Changes in the weather have allowed fire officials with the Douglas Forest Protective Association to lower fire restrictions for industrial forest operators.
9/18 9:30 a.m. Roseburg Forest Products has put together a response plan for people who want to help RFP workers in Weed,
9/18 9:00 a.m. Oregon Highway 38 east of Reedsport on the Scottsburg Bridge is blocked following a crash by a semi-truck.
9/19 5:30 a.m. A 21 year old woman is in the Douglas County Jail held on robbery and other charges following an incident Wednesday morning.
9/18 5:10 a.m. The Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce has announced its endorsement of five candidates vying for state and local offices in contested races in the November General Election.
9/18 5:00 a.m. Cobb Children’s Learning Center will celebrate their 20 year anniversary on October 10th and 11th.
9/18 4:30 a.m. Options for the future management of the Elliot State Forest will be the topic for the next meeting of the Douglas Timber Operators.
9//7 6:00 p.m. Court documents say a convenience store clerk was stabbed multiple times then bludgeoned by a large mallet, by a man who said he didn’t know who she was.
9/17 2:00 p.m. A three vehicle wreck clogged Interstate Five near Clarks Branch on Wednesday afternoon.
9/17 1:30 p.m. Shoppers of Costco got a surprise when they came to the store on Wednesday morning.
9/17 11:30 a.m. The Onion Fire fifteen miles west of Grants Pass has now burned over 3,700 acres.
9/17 10:00 a.m. Wildlife Safari is welcoming two brand new animals to the Safari Village. The game park recently acquired two Geoffroy’s Marmosets.
9/17 9:30 a.m. The Roseburg Area Angel Investment Network has extended the deadline for interested companies to apply for funding assistance.
9/17 5:30 a.m. U.S. Senator Ron Wyden has secured a commitment to mark up his O&C Act of 2014 in the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee on November 13th.
9/17 5:10 a.m. Ambassador cheetahs at Wildlife Safari will be going to the Topeka Zoo in Kansas on September 25th.
9/17 4:50 a.m. Volunteers are needed for the National Public Lands Day Cleanup on Saturday September 27th.
9/19 4:30 a.m. Rotary Clubs are hosting a fundraiser to support a new playground at River Forks Park.
9/16 4:00 p.m. A store clerk is dead and Roseburg Police have arrested a 27 year old man and charged him with murder.
9/16 2:30 p.m. Fire fighters gained a small foothold on the east side of the Onion Mountain Fire on Monday.
9/16 1:30 p.m. A man police describe as a “person of interest” in Tuesday morning’s homicide at Fast Stop Market in Roseburg, surrendered to Roseburg Police at around 12:20 Tuesday afternoon.
9/16 11:15 a.m. The Roseburg Forest Products veneer facility in Weed, California was hit by the Boles Fire on Monday afternoon.
9/16 10:00 a.m. A homicide took place at a Roseburg store early Tuesday morning.
9/16 5:30 a.m. Due to the hot dry conditions being experienced in the Umpqua Valley, City of Roseburg Fire Chief Gregg Timm is postponing the permitted burning season until the area experiences some cooler weather and a significant amount of rain.
9/16 5:10 a.m. The November General Election is only weeks away and the Douglas County Clerk’s Office has released information on when ballots will be going out.
9/16 5:00 a.m. Tuesday the Oregon Department of Transportation will have an Open House in Roseburg.
9/16 4:30 a.m. Oregon’s first pinot noir vineyard will be highlighted during the dedication of a new historical marker on Tuesday afternoon.
9/15 2:00 p.m. High toxin levels have been found in Tenmile Lakes just south of Reedsport.
9/15 11:00 a.m. A 45 year old male transient is in the Douglas County Jail on sex abuse charges.
9/12 10:40 a.m. A Roseburg man was arrested by police early Sunday morning after officers chased his vehicle for several miles.
9/15 10:20 a.m. A Roseburg man was cited for harassment and second degree criminal mischief early Saturday morning.
9/15 10:00 a.m. Roseburg Police cited two people for burglary early Monday morning.
9/15 9:30 a.m. The Onion Mountain Fire, about thirteen miles southwest of Grants Pass has burned over 500 acres as of Sunday night.
9/15 9:00 a.m. Firefighters contained the Warm Springs Butte Fire at two acres on Sunday night.
9/15 5:00 a.m. The Yellow Point Fire is 25 miles west of Cottage Grove and now stands at 790 acres.
9/15 4:50 a.m. Oregon State Police Fish and Wildlife Division is still looking for help from the public as they look for the person responsible for killing a large bull elk, five miles east of Eagle Point in Jackson County.
9/13 6:30 a.m. Firefighters responded to a natural cover fire Friday afternoon, three miles south of Roseburg near Highway 99.
9/13 6:00 a.m. Firefighters from the Roseburg Fire Department responded to a call of a grass fire near the railroad tracks in the 1600 block of Southeast Mill Street just before 12:00 p.m. on Friday.
9/12 11:00 a.m. Officials with the Oregon Department of Forestry say the Yellow Point Fire west of Cottage Grove is now 51% contained.
9/12 10:30 a.m. The Oregon Department of Transportation is continuing work on Interstate Five south of Cottage Grove.
9/12 9:30 a.m. A bicyclist was hurt when he collided with a car on Garden Valley Boulevard on Thursday afternoon.
9/12 9:00 a.m. Two men were arrested by Roseburg Police on Thursday morning following an attempted theft at Safeway on Northeast Stephens.
9/12 5:30 a.m. A man described as one of Douglas County’s most wanted fugitives was captured on Thursday.
9/12 5:00 a.m. A Roseburg man is heading to federal prison after being sentenced in U.S. District Court in Eugene on Thursday.
9/12 4:50 a.m. The Secretary of State’s office in Salem will be mailing postcards to eligible voters across the state this month offering them the opportunity to register to vote.
9/12 4:30 a.m. Community partners in Douglas County will be hosting The Blast for Recovery and Prevention 5K Run/Walk and Resource Fair on Saturday.
9/11 4:00 p.m. Pacific Power officials say that the City of Myrtle Creek and surrounding areas lost power for about thirty minutes Thursday afternoon.
9/11 3:30 p.m. The Natural Resources Committee of the Bay Area Chamber of Commerce and the Douglas Timber Operators will hear from State Representative Caddy McKeown at their next meeting on Friday September 19th.
9/11 2:30 p.m. Superintendent Larry Parsons will leave the Roseburg School District after this school year.
9/11 2:00 p.m. The water is flowing at the Yellow Point Fire west of Cottage Grove.
9/11 10:30 a.m. The VA Roseburg Healthcare System will have a Former POW/MIA Recognition Day Event on September 19th.
9/11 10:00 a.m. The 3rd annual South Umpqua River Clean-up is set for Saturday September 27th from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in south Roseburg.
9/11 9:00 a.m. Wildfire managers are expecting elevated fire behavior over the next few days.
9/11 5:45 a.m. A Day of Recognition to salute veterans in Douglas County is being held on Thursday at the Roseburg Regional Airport.
9/11 5:20 a.m. Officials with the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife say tests have confirmed that deer in the Roseburg area are dying from Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease.
9/11 5:00 a.m. The Oregon Department of Transportation will have an Open House regarding the Interchange Area Management Plan for the Harvard Avenue and Garden Valley Boulevard exits in Roseburg.
9/11 4:30 a.m. Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber and challenger Dennis Richardson have agreed to put a third debate on their schedules.
9/10 6:30 p.m. Two active fires have been burning at Crater Lake National Park.
9/10 5:00 p.m. The teenager accused of stabbing a 19 year old male near Roseburg High on Monday is being charged as an adult.
9/10 3:30 p.m. The Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce is now accepting nominations for its annual male and female first citizen recognition.
9/10 11:00 a.m. U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley will be the keynote speaker when the Douglas County Democratic Party has its annual Flegel Victory Dinner and Silent Auction on Saturday October 4th.
9/10 10:30 a.m. Firefighters on the Yellow Point Fire are bracing for an expected change in the weather.
9/10 10:00 a.m. Roseburg Police say an early morning burglary on Tuesday was interrupted by the owner of the business.
9/10 9:30 a.m. A Roseburg transient has been charged with unlawful possession of methamphetamine.
9/9 9:00 a.m. The Umpqua Chamber Orchestra is beginning its 2014-2015 season.
9/10 5:30 a.m. President Barack Obama will address the nation Wednesday night..
9/10 5:15 a.m. Due to extreme fire danger in Douglas County, The Douglas Forest Protective Association has modified its Regulated Use Closure for the general public.
9/10 5:00 a.m. The City of Sutherlin is holding an Open House for the new Cooper Creek Water Treatment Facility.
9/10 4:30 a.m. The Umpqua Valley Arts Association is beginning their fourth annual Umpqua Plein Air event Wednesday afternoon.
9/9 2:10 p.m. The Yellow Point Fire has burned close to 800 acres.
9/9 11:30 a.m. The Umpqua National Forest will begin public-use restrictions on campfires, smoking, motorized travel, and internal combustion engines starting on Wednesday
9/9 10:45 a.m. Administration at Roseburg High School is reacting to the stabbing that took place near the school on Monday afternoon.
9/9 9:50 a.m. A fight between two juvenile females grew larger and escalated to a stabbing on the bike path under Interstate Five between Roseburg High School and Gaddis Park on Monday afternoon.
9/9 9:00 a.m. The VA Roseburg Healthcare System will have the Veterans Stand Down event on Wednesday September 17th from 9:00 a.m.to 3:00 p.m. at the auditorium on the VA campus in Roseburg.
9/9 7:00 a.m. The Roseburg City Council is moving towards lifting the moratorium on medical marijuana dispensaries in the city.
9/9 5:30 a.m. The Roseburg City Council said “goodbye” to outgoing councilor Mike Hilton on Monday night.
9/9 5:10 a.m. Firefighters responded to a natural cover fire three miles east of Elkton on Monday afternoon.
9/9 5:00 a.m. The Douglas County Global Warming Coalition will hold a public meeting on Wednesday night at the Public Safety Center in Roseburg.
9/9 4:30 a.m. Cities across Oregon have designated September 8th-12th as City Hall Week.
9/8 2:00 p.m.A Roseburg woman is in the Douglas County Jail charged with heroin possession.
9/8 1:30 p.m. Roseburg Police cited a man who had a machete and allegedly claimed to be an angel, after he reportedly threatened three female employees at a business on Sunday morning.
9/8 11:10 a.m. The Roseburg City Council is set to vote on two ordinances relating to medical marijuana dispensaries in the city.