11/30 8:20 a.m. Interstate Five southbound is closed as of 8:20 a.m.at the Winchester exit due to a semi-truck crash on the bridge spanning over the North Umpqua River.
11/30 6:30 a.m. These schools are closed due to icy conditions.
11/30 5:00 a.m. Hundreds gathered Sunday night for one of the long running Christmas traditions in Roseburg.
11/30 4:40 a.m. The VA Roseburg Healthcare System will have a town hall meeting in December.
11/30 4:30 a.m. In the KQEN Cultural Spotlight: The Umpqua Symphony Association is presenting musician and storyteller John Doan in “Christmas Unplugged – Reclaiming the Holiday Spirit”.
11/30 4:20 a.m. If you need a 2016 calendar and want to help a non-profit group at the same time, Duchess Sanctuary east of Oakland has calendars for next year now available for purchase.
11/30 4:00 a.m. Oregon Senator Ron Wyden is hailing the end of the National Security Agency’s phone records dragnet.
11/30 3:50 a.m. A Freezing Rain Advisory is in effect for much of the Umpqua Basin and some surrounding areas.
11/29 11:00 a.m. Light wintery precipitation is possible Monday morning in parts of central Douglas County, eastern Curry County and in Josephine County.
11/28 7:00 a.m. Two warming centers in Roseburg remain open on Saturday night due to the cold overnight temperatures that are in the forecast.
11/27 10:00 a.m. Troopers with Oregon State Police Fish and Wildlife are seeking help from the public as they investigate the unlawful killing and wasting of a 3x4 black tailed deer found dead in the southeast part of Grants Pass.
11/27 4:55 a.m. Some government offices are closed for the day after Thanksgiving.
11/27 4:45 a.m. Crater Lake National Park will offer ranger-guided snowshoe walks starting on Saturday November 28th.
11/27 4:35 a.m. Douglas County SMART is celebrating a milestone by serving more than 600 students in the community. SMART stands for Start Making a Reader Today.
11/27 4:25 a.m. NeighborWorks Umpqua is looking for volunteers to help them assemble 500 food bags to help deserving families this season.
11/27 4:15 a.m. The City of Sutherlin will have a tree lighting Sunday afternoon at 4:30 p.m.
11/27 4:05 a.m. The Downtown Roseburg Association will have the annual tree lighting of the Christmas tree at the Douglas County Courthouse on Sunday night.
11/27 3:55 a.m. Two warming centers for those needing a warm place to sleep will be open again Friday night.
11/26 9:00 a.m. Two men are in the Douglas County Jail charged with a robbery that police say took place Wednesday morning at Wal-Mart in Roseburg.
11/25 5:00 p.m The driver of a pickup who police say caused a two vehicle wreck that claimed the life of a Roseburg couple in June has been charged with two counts of second degree manslaughter and a host of other charges.
11/25 4:20 a.m. The boyfriend of a woman who died in October has been charged with causing her death.
11/25 2:50 p.m. Douglas County Commissioners had a lengthy meeting Wednesday morning. The board spent nearly three hours covering 21 agenda items.
11/25 1:45 p.m. A 19 year old woman who was in a crosswalk when she was struck by a pickup on Monday,has been upgraded to fair condition.
10/25 10:00 a.m. Fire officials from the U.S. Forest Service and the Douglas Forest Protective Association have jointly agreed to declare the Stouts Creek Fire officially out.
11/25 9:45 a.m. Officials with the Oregon State Police are urging motorists to travel safely during this holiday weekend.
11/25 9:20 a.m. Detectives from the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the armed robbery of Fast Stop Market in Green which took place early Monday morning.
11/25 9:00 a.m. A Roseburg man is in the Douglas County Jail on over $700,000 bail.
11/25 5:00 a.m. State Representative Dallas Heard is running for re-election for the District 2 seat in the Oregon House.
11/25 4:45 a.m. Douglas County Commissioners have a lengthy agenda for their board meeting Wednesday morning. Over 20 items are listed on that agenda.
11/25 4:30 a.m. The Roseburg Dream Center’s Warming Center will be open Wednesday, Thursday and Friday night this week, due to the cold temperatures in the forecast.
11/25 4:00 a.m. The Southwest Oregon Regional Forest Practice Committee will meet next Friday, December 4th.
11/24 3:40 p.m. A cold air mass is moving into the region Tuesday night. It is expected to remain in the area through the rest of the week.
11/24 3:20 p.m. A Winter Weather Advisory remains in place for much of southwestern Oregon.
11/24 10:00 a.m. With the holidays here, Umpqua Local Goods, part of NeighborWorks Umpqua, will have its 4th annual holiday party on Thursday December 3rd.
11/24 9:45 a.m. The Roseburg City Council decided to refer a funding request from The Partnership for Economic Development in Douglas County back to a Roseburg city commission to get their recommendation.
11/24 9:30 a.m. The Warming Center, operated by the Douglas County Housing and Homeless Coalition will be open Wednesday and Thursday night due to the cold temperatures in the forecast.
11/24 9:20 a.m. One person received minor injuries in a two vehicle accident Monday afternoon in Roseburg.
11/24 9:00 a.m. A Roseburg man is in jail after police say he took off after contacted by police.
11/24 6:45 a.m. The Partnership for Economic Development in Douglas County, in cooperation with the UCC Small Business Development Center and the Umpqua Business Center, is hosting the 2015 RAIN conference on December 9th at the Danny Lang Center at Umpqua Community College.
11/24 4:45 a.m. This holiday season, the American Red Cross is asking people to donate blood to help patients in need.
11/24 4:30 a.m. The Roseburg Lions Club is selling See’s Candy for the holidays to raise funds for various projects in the community.
11/24 4:00 a.m. Winter may almost be here but the staff of the Umpqua Valley Arts Association is already looking ahead towards summer.
11/23 4:20 p.m. A Roseburg man wanted in connect with a recent robbery in Douglas County was located on Saturday in Post Falls, Idaho.
11/23 3:45 p.m. A cold storm system is expected to bring precipitation to the area Monday night through Wednesday morning.
11/23 3:20 p.m. A pedestrian is in critical condition after being hit by a pickup on Main Street in Winston on Monday morning.
11/23 10:40 a.m. Along with the Winter Weather Advisory that is in the forecast, the Roseburg area is also expecting at least four nights of low temperatures in the 20s.
11/23 10:20 a.m. Mercy Foundation will host its largest fundraising event of the year, the annual Mercy Foundation Festival of Trees, the first week of December.
11/23 10:05 a.m. The Roseburg Concert Chorale and the Fine and Performing Arts Department of Umpqua Community College will present George Frederic Handel’s “Messiah” December 4th and 6th.
11/23 9:45 a.m. A Roseburg man was cited for careless driving near the corner of Stewart Parkway and Mulholland Monday morning.
11/23 9:30 a.m. One man was hurt in a two vehicle accident Saturday morning at the corner of Stewart Parkway and Airport Road in Roseburg.
11/23 9:00 a.m. A Roseburg man is in jail charged with endangering the welfare of a minor.
11/23 5:00 a.m. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Tuesday through Wednesday morning.
11/23 4:50 a.m. The Roseburg City Council will get an update on a potential medical education facility during its Monday night meeting.
11/23 4:20 a.m. Nearly two dozen people have been charged with unlawful manufacture of marijuana in Douglas County this fall.
11/23 4:00 a.m. The Friendly Kitchen and Meals on Wheels of Roseburg will be serving a Thanksgiving meal on Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the fellowship hall of First United Methodist Church on West Harvard.
11/23 3:50 a.m. Sunnyslope Elementary School in Green is receiving a $3,000 “:Let’s Move Active Schools” grant from the Northwest Health Foundation.
11/23 3:40 a.m. A Dense Fog Advisory is in effect until 7:00 a.m. Monday morning for central Douglas County.
11/21 7:30 a.m. Forecasters still expect the lowest snow levels of the season just in time for Thanksgiving holiday travel in southern Oregon and northern California.
11/21 7:00 a.m. One person in Douglas County has died and one is hospitalized as a result of meningococcal disease.
11/20 2:30 p.m. A Sutherlin man is in the Douglas County Jail after an incident in south Douglas County on Thursday night shortly before 12:00 a.m.
11/20 1:45 p.m. Three people were arrested after police chased a vehicle that turned out to be stolen,during an incident on Thursday night.
11/20 11:30 a.m. The 8th annual fundraiser held by High Priestess Piercing and Tattoo of Roseburg is set for this weekend to benefit homeless animals.
11/20 11:15 a.m. A Roseburg man died in a rollover accident in northwestern North Dakota on Thursday.
11/20 10:40 a.m. The Bureau of Land Management and the U.S. Forest Service have announced that they plan to adopt the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission prepared Final Environmental Impact Statement for the Jordan Cover Energy and Pacific Connector Gas Pipeline Projects.
11/20 10:15 a.m. A concert to benefit the victims and families of the Umpqua Community College tragedy on October 1st is being held Saturday night at Seven Feathers Casino Resort in Canyonville.
11/20 9:30 a.m. The Umpqua Community College Board of Trustees has unanimously voted to approve the renaming of the school’s library to the Sue Shaffer Learning Commons and Library.
11/20 5:15 a.m. The Umpqua Community College Board of Trustees has voted unanimously to enter into contract negotiations with Dr. Walter Nolte, to become the next interim president of the school.
11/20 4:35 a.m. The Umpqua National Forest is looking to fill up to 90 temporary job openings in firefighting and another 20 positions in recreation and natural resources for the summer of 2016.
11/20 4:20 a.m. The Oregon Parks and Recreation Department will suspend day parking fees on Black Friday, November 27th,
11/20 4:10 a.m. Oregon Senator Ron Wyden is weighing in on the Syrian refugee situation.
11/19 4:00 p.m. It could be a white Thanksgiving in parts of southern Oregon.
11/19 1:30 p.m. Fish and Wildlife troopers with Oregon State Police are asking for help from the public as they investigate the unlawful killing and wasting of a bull elk in Douglas County.
11/19 10:30 a.m. It was a tip from an observant citizen that led to the capture of a Douglas County man wanted for escaping from the Shutter Creek Correctional Institution on Tuesday.
11/19 10:10 a.m. Residents in Coos County are being inundated with scam calls where the caller reports that they are from the Internal Revenue Service.
11/19 10:00 a.m. The Roseburg School Board had an extended discussion regarding drugs being used by students of Roseburg High School during its Wednesday night meeting.
11/19 9:45 a.m. A Roseburg man was arrested Wednesday after an investigation revealed he allegedly stole over $350 from a business on Garden Valley Boulevard while he was working there.
11/19 9:35 a.m. The deadline is nearing for submitting nominations for awards that will be given out soon by the Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce.
11/19 9:00 a.m. A Roseburg man is in the Douglas County Jail on third degree theft charges.
11/19 5:00 a.m. The Roseburg District Office of the Bureau of Land Management will have Christmas tree permits available starting Monday November 23rd.
11/19 4:45 a.m. Smokey Bear and Santa Claus are teaming up to give 4th grade students an opportunity to get a free Christmas tree this year..
11/19 4:30 a.m. A local winery is releasing a limited bottling of red table wine to help raise money for the UCC Strong fund.
11/19 4:20 a.m. Oregon Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley have announced that projects in Cottage Grove, Eugene, and Bend have earned farm-to-school grants totaling almost $225,000.
11/18 2:40 p.m. Christmas tree permits are on sale through December 24th at all offices of the Umpqua National Forest.
11/18 2:15 p.m. A Douglas County man who escaped from the Shutter Creek Correctional Institution in North Bend on Tuesday afternoon was captured Wednesday morning.
11/18 10:20 a.m. Mercy Medical Center is holding a special memorial event for those experiencing grief during the holiday season.
11/18 10:00 a.m. State Representative Cedric Hayden is running for re-election.
11/18 9:30 a.m. Two people are in jail after fighting with police in downtown Roseburg Tuesday night.
11/18 9:00 a.m. A 31 year old woman is in the Douglas County Jail on a drug charge.
11/18 5:05 a.m. Law enforcement officials from around the region are looking for an inmate who escaped from the Shutter Creek Correctional Institution in North Bend on Tuesday afternoon.
11/18 4:50 a.m. The Roseburg School Board will meet Wednesday night, November 18th.
11/18 4:35 a.m. The local chapter of Vietnam Veterans of America is selling 2016 calendars.
11/18 4:20 a.m. National Collection Week for Operation Christmas Child is underway through next Monday.
11/17 4:00 a.m. A log truck that rolled and then crashed on Highway 42 near the Douglas-Coos County line caused a big mess on Tuesday.
11/17 3:30 p.m. Saying that "the words on the Statue of Liberty apply in Oregon just as they do in every state”, Oregon Governor Kate Brown says that the state will continue to accept refugees “vetted by federal authorities”.
11/17 1:30 p.m. Three free workshops regarding the prevention and protection from child abuse are taking place in the coming weeks.
11/17 10:45 a.m. The Southern Oregon Wine Institute is having a wine release party this Saturday November 21st from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Lang Center.
11/17 10:30 a.m. Oregon’s unemployment rate edged down to 6.0% in October, down from 6.2% in September.
11/17 10:00 a.m. U.S. Senator Ron Wyden is pressing the Department of Defense to lay out a plan to restore fiscal accountability and prevent expensive mistakes.
11/17 9:30 a.m. A log truck crash and rollover on Highway 42 at the Douglas-Coos County line is causing extensive delays for all traffic.
11/17 9:00 a.m. Officials with the American Legion Post 16 of Roseburg, says the group has donated $1,100 to the UCC Strong Fund.
11/17 5:00 a.m. The 2015 Festival of Trees, presented by the Mercy Foundation, will run December 3rd through 6th at Seven Feathers Casino Resort in Canyonville.
11/17 4:45 a.m. The 22nd season of the Umpqua Valley Festival of Lights begins this Sunday November 22nd at River Forks Park northwest of Roseburg.
11/17 4:20 a.m. The Umpqua Valley Audubon Society will present a program about the Douglas County Parks Master Plan and Process on Tuesday Night, November 17th.
11/17 4:00 a.m. The Downtown Roseburg Association is looking for street performers, musicians and others to showcase their talents in the Heart of Roseburg.
11/16 4:30 p.m. A local business has contributed to the UCC Strong fund, following a fundraiser on November 7th and 8th.
11/16 3:30 p.m. Last weekend’s Scouting for Food drive has brought in nearly 14,000 pounds of food so far.
11/16 10:40 a.m. A Roseburg man is in jail after a report from the Roseburg Police Department says he had forced his way into a vacant residence in the 300 block of Claire.
11/6 10:10 a.m. A series of hail storms along with heavy rain that moved through central Douglas County Sunday afternoon led to at least five accidents in less than a one hour period.
11/16 9:45 a.m. A boatload of canned fish is what organizers are hoping for during a local food drive this Friday, November 20th at Sherm’s Thunderbird on Stewart Parkway.
11/16 9:30 a.m. A mental health clinic is opening later this week in Roseburg to help people struggling with the aftermath of the Umpqua Community College tragedy.
11/16 5:00 a.m. Property taxes are due into the Douglas County Tax Office by Monday November 16th.
11/16 4:40 a.m. Roseburg motorists should watch for traffic control changes on Northeast Stephens Street between Diamond Lake Boulevard and Douglas Avenue starting on Monday, November 16th.
11/16 4:30 a.m. The UCC Strong Committee has approved the second phase of funding for the victims of the events of October first.
11/16 4:05 a.m. The Douglas County Cultural Coalition is accepting grant applications from local art, heritage and humanities organizations.
11/16 4:00 a.m. The Downtown Roseburg Association, United Community Action Network and NeighborWorks Umpqua will have a public forum on homeless and transient challenges in the Roseburg area.
11/16 3:45 a.m. The Douglas County Historical Society has announced that the Floed-Lane house has been nominated for the 2016 Oregon’s Most Endangered Places list.
11/15 4:00 p.m. The National Weather Service has issued a Frost Advisory for parts of the Umpqua Basin on Monday morning.
11/15 1:30 p.m. While much the world follows the aftermath of the tragedy in Paris on Friday, The Portland office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation says the agency does not anticipate any terrorist issues in the U.S. tied to what happened in Paris.
11/15 6:30 a.m. The lowest snow levels of the season are expected Sunday night through Monday with snow possible even on lower passes.
11/14 11:30 a.m. A Roseburg man died after being hit by two vehicles while walking along Highway 42 in Green on Friday night.
11/14 10:20 a.m. Myrtle Creek Police say a juvenile has reported that someone tried to abduct him Thursday afternoon.
11/13 11:30 p.m. Officials with Oregon State Police say a pedestrian died after being hit by two vehicles while in the roadway on Highway 99 near Grange Road in Green on Friday night.
11/13 3:30 p.m. Two people were hurt and a Roseburg man is in the Douglas County Jail following a stabbing incident Friday afternoon.
11/13 2:00 p.m. A 22 year old Winston man is detained on charges of rape and sodomy stemming from a relationship with a 15 year old girl.
11/13 10:30 a.m. The Oregon Heritage of Oregon Parks and Recreation Department is offering grants for the construction and restoration of veterans and war memorials.
11/13 10:30 a.m. The Oregon Heritage of Oregon Parks and Recreation Department is offering grants for the construction and restoration of veterans and war memorials.
11/13 10:00 a.m. Douglas County Senior Services in partnership with the Senior Services Advisory Council are holding a series of town hall meetings throughout Douglas County to solicit input on the development of its four year Area Agency on Aging Plan.
11/13 9:45 a.m. A Roseburg woman is in the Douglas County Jail charged with robbery.
11/13 9:30 a.m. Roseburg Police are warning residents to be sure and lock their vehicles.
11/13 5:00 a.m. A strong frontal system will arrive this weekend bringing gusty winds, heavy rain and mountain snow to much of southern Oregon.
11/13 4:45 a.m. Work continues on the Washington/Oak Improvement Project in downtown Roseburg.
11/13 4:30 a.m. Motorists in Roseburg should watch for traffic control changes on Northeast Stephens Street between Diamond Lake Boulevard and Douglas Avenue starting on next Monday, November 16th.
11/13 4:15 a.m. The volunteer based “Wild on Wilderness” committee has led efforts for the past several years to achieve federal wilderness protection for Crater Lake National Park and surrounding forest lands that they believe are ecologically, economically and socially important.
11/13 4:00 a.m. The annual Scouting for Food campaign is this Saturday, November 14th.
11/12 2:30 p.m. In the KQEN Business Spotlight: The Roseburg branch of Bank of America is being acquired by Cascade Bancorp.
11/12 10:55 a.m. Roseburg Police have released the name of the man whose body was found Monday morning on the edge of Newton Creek in the area of Charles Gardner Park.
11/12 10:40 a.m. The YMCA of Douglas County will be giving away free winter coats, jackets and hats on Saturday November 14th from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
11/12 10:30 a.m. Roseburg Police cited a man for discharging a firearm inside the city limits on Wednesday afternoon.
11/12 10:20 a.m. Roseburg Police cited a 31 year old man for reckless driving following a series of reports on Wednesday morning.
11/12 10:00 a.m. A man conducting what police called a door-to-door vacuum cleaner sales scam is now in the Douglas County Jail.
11/12 9:30 a.m. A pickup hit the Fred Meyer store in Roseburg Thursday morning.
11/12 5:10 a.m. Gusty winds, heavy rain and mountain snow are heading to southern Oregon.
11/12 4:50 a.m. The world’s largest nutcracker now has a name.
11/12 4:35 a.m. Six members of the Oregon Congressional Delegation are urging Congressional leaders to target high school graduation rates in Oregon and across the country as part of a larger K-12 education bill.
11/12 4:20 a.m. Local businessman Gary Leif has been elected as President of Save the Riders Dunes, a non-profit organization founded five years to prevent the further closures of the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area by the U.S. Forest Service.
11/12 3:50 a.m. Three people who are 911 dispatchers in Douglas County will graduate from the 96th Basic Telecommunications Class of the Oregon Department of Public Safety Standards and Training.
11/11 3:30 p.m. Douglas County Commissioners are seeking to fill two seats on the Historic Resource Review Committee, as the terms of two current members are expiring.
11/11 11:55 a.m. A big crowd turned out for what organizers call “Oregon’s Greatest Veterans Day Parade” in downtown Roseburg Wednesday morning.
11/11 9:40 a.m. The deadline is near for making reservations to attend the next membership meeting of the Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce.
11/11 9:30 a.m. A transient was arrested Wednesday morning after Roseburg Police say the man was reported to be running wildly around a store parking lot in the 2500 block of Stewart Parkway at around 2:00 a.m.
11/11 9:00 a.m. Roseburg Police K9 Iago helped authorities find a man who ran from a traffic stop on Tuesday night.
11/11 5:00 a.m. There are plenty of things going on to honor those have served the nation, on this Veteran’s Day.
11/11 4:45 a.m. The Douglas County Veterans Forum is endorsing the Veterans Health Care Staffing Improvement Act.
11/11 4:30 a.m. Three members of the Oregon Congressional delegation say they are offering legislation to improve staffing at VA Health Centers:
11/11 4:10 a.m. Congressman Peter DeFazio is calling a decision by the Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission to remove gray wolves from the endangered species list “outrageous”.
11/11 4:00 a.m. A woman was hurt when her vehicle left the road Monday morning just before 8:00 a.m.
11/10 3:30 p.m. Members of the Douglas County Veteran’s Day Parade Committee have information for those participating in Wednesday’s parade.
11/10 12:45 p.m. A woman has been arrested for stabbing her husband near Roseburg.
11/10 10:45 a.m. No children were hurt in a car versus school bus accident Tuesday morning.
11/10 10:25 a.m. Allyn Ford and Cheryl Ramberg Ford were honored for being Outstanding Philanthropists during the annual Association of Fundraising Professionals of Oregon and Southwest Washington Philanthropy Awards Luncheon.
11/10 10:00 a.m. Members of the Rogue-Umpqua Resource Advisory met recently to recommend funding of projects in Douglas, Jackson, Klamath and Lane Counties
11/10 9:30 a.m. A Roseburg man is in the Douglas County Jail after police had to deploy a taser to catch him early Tuesday morning.
11/10 5:15 a.m. Roseburg Police say the body of a local transient was found Monday morning near a store parking lot in the area of Charles Gardner Park and Northwest Edenbower.
11/10 5:05 a.m. Roseburg City Councilors have agreed to have a future presentation sharing more information on the potential for a medical education facility that could be located in Roseburg.
11/10 4:45 a.m. A third candidate is running for Position 3 on the Douglas County Circuit Court.
11/10 4:25 a.m. The Downtown Roseburg Association, United Community Action Network and NeighborWorks Umpqua are sponsoring a public forum on effective solutions for homelessness and transients in the Roseburg area.
11/10 4:15 a.m. Douglas County Commissioners are accepting applications from people interested in serving on the county’s Park Board.
11/10 4:00 a.m. The Oregon Adventist Men’s Chorus will present “Experience the Healing Power” this Saturday November 14th in the Jacoby Auditorium at Umpqua Community College.
11/10 3:50 a.m. The Myrtle Creek/Tri City Area Chamber of Commerce is getting ready for Small Business Saturday.
11/9 4:00 p.m. Fish and Wildlife Troopers with Oregon State Police in Roseburg are investigating the unlawful taking of a buck deer in the Days Creek area on Saturday.
11/9 3:45 p.m. Officials with the Roseburg office of Oregon State Police are hoping to reunite an urn with the family member or friend that may have lost it.
11/9 10:45 a.m. In the KQEN Business Spotlight: Roseburg Forest Products has announced that Grady Mulberry will take over as the company’s president starting in January of 2016.
11/9 10:20 a.m. A pedestrian hit by a tow truck a week ago, remains in critical condition.
11/9 10:00 a.m. A 38 year old man is in the Douglas County Jail held on multiple charges following an arrest by the Myrtle Creek Police Department last Wednesday November 4th.
11/9 9:45 a.m. A 53 year old woman was arrested by Roseburg Police on two drug charges on Monday morning.
11/9 9:25 a.m. A Roseburg man was cited for five counts of second degree animal neglect on Saturday afternoon.
11/9 9:00 a.m. A total of five people were cited for prohibited camping during two incidents on Friday, according to Roseburg Police.
11/9 5:10 a.m. The CannaKing Medical Marijuana Dispensary in Roseburg was fined $4,000 by the Oregon Health Authority and had to surrender its license for a series of violations discovered by state inspectors.
11/9 5:00 a.m. A local judge has filed for another term in office.
11/9 4:30 a.m. Members of the Roseburg City Council will receive an update on the potential Medical Education Facility during Monday night’s meeting.
11/9 4:00 a.m. People driving through the edge of downtown Roseburg should expect to see flaggers around the clock at the intersection of Northeast Stephens and Douglas Avenue for about a week.
11/8 1:00 p.m. A Washington State woman died and three people were injured in a head-on crash Saturday afternoon on Highway 101 4 miles south of Reedsport.
11/8 6:00 a.m. A head-on crash in coastal Douglas County Saturday afternoon killed one person and injured three other people.
11/6 10:15 a.m. Oregon State Police are investigating an incident where a bull elk was killed and left to waste in Coos County.
11/6 10:00 a.m. Senator Ron Wyden released a statement after President Obama denied TransCanada a construction permit to build the Keystone XL pipeline to carry oil from the tar sands in Canada.
11/6 9:45 a.m. The Roseburg Senior Center will have its third annual Holiday Bazaar and Bake Sale Fundraiser on Saturday and Sunday November 14th and 15th.
11/6 9:30 a.m. The Douglas County Chapter of the American Field Service is getting ready for its annual citrus sale.
11/6 9:00 a.m. The Roseburg Business and Professional Women’s Craft Fair is happening this weekend.
11/5 5:00 a.m. Officials with the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office are warning citizens of a door-to-door sales scam.
11/6 4:45 a.m. The Washington/Oak Improvement Project in downtown Roseburg continues.
11/6 4:30 a.m. Wildlife Safari is announcing the completion of its new Animal Health Center.
11/6 4:15 a.m. The world’s tallest nutcracker will be returning to River Forks Park next week.
11/6 4:00 a.m. The 2015-16 Faculty Lecture Series resumes starting next week at Umpqua Community College.
11/5 4:40 p.m. A letter released by the Oregon Department of Justice says that officials with the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office are still actively investigating the recent “mass shooting” at Umpqua Community College.
11/5 11:45 a.m. Officials with the Department of Environmental Quality are again reminding residents of Douglas County about fall open-burning restrictions
11/5 11:30 a.m. A Roseburg man was taken to the Douglas County Jail after he allegedly tried to elude police while on his bicycle just after 1:30 a.m. Thursday morning.
11/5 11:20 a.m. A Roseburg man is in jail after police say he was standing in the middle of Garden Valley Boulevard, shutting down traffic at about 9:15 a.m. on Wednesday morning.
11/5 10:10 a.m. Congressman Peter DeFazio says he is pleased by the passage in the U.S. House on Thursday, of the Surface Transportation Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2015.
11/5 9:30 a.m. A Sutherlin man eluded police during a short chase on Thursday morning while a pipe bomb was in his pickup.
11/5 5:05 a.m. The man wanted for a Tuesday murder in Coos Bay was captured Wednesday morning, not far from where the homicide occurred.
11/5 4:55 a.m. Senator Ron Wyden along with ten other colleagues in the Senate has introduced legislation called the Help Americans Never Get Unwanted Phone calls Act.
11/5 4:45 a.m. Veterans Day is next Wednesday November 11th. A number of events are scheduled around Douglas County:
11/5 4:30 a.m. The Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce is having its Economic Forecast 2016 event next Thursday, November 12th at Seven Feathers in Canyonville.
11/5 4:15 a.m. The Roseburg School District will have a Fine Dining Event for fifth graders Thursday night November 5th in the cafeteria of Hucrest Elementary.
11/4 3:15 p.m. Douglas County Commissioners have approved a contract with Umpqua Community College to provide law enforcement services for the remainder of the fiscal year.
11/4 3:15 p.m. Motorists should watch for flaggers around the clock at the corner of Northeast Stephens and Douglas Avenue next week as part of the Highway 138 East Corridor Solutions Project.
11/4 10:50 a.m. A Glendale man was taken to Mercy Medical Center after accidently shooting himself Tuesday morning.
11/4 10:30 a.m. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office says a man who accidently shot himself Monday afternoon has been hospitalized.
11/4 10:15 a.m. A nationally known grief and trauma counselor is coming to Roseburg this Friday and Saturday November 6th and 7th to provide community training and care for those experiencing deep grief following the events at Umpqua Community College.
11/4 9:50 a.m. A local business has made a sizeable donation to the UCC Relief Fund.
11/4 9:40 a.m. Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries Commissioner Brad Avakian will talk about new employment laws that are going into effect next year, during the upcoming meeting of the Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce on November 16th.
11/4 9:15 a.m. A Roseburg man is in jail after police K9 Trapper alerted on his vehicle just after 12:00 a.m. Wednesday morning.
11/4 9:00 a.m. Roseburg Police K9 Trapper helped find drugs that led to the arrest of a Roseburg man Tuesday afternoon.
11/4 5:10 a.m. It appears voters in Reedsport want to eliminate a double majority requirement that allows non-voters to determine elections but the humber of people who cast ballots may negate the vote.
11/4 4:50 a.m. Biologists with the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife discovered one tui chub in a trap net during ongoing fisheries monitoring at Diamond Lake in mid-October.
11/4 4:40 a.m. The Roseburg District of the Bureau of Land Management has issued a temporary emergency closure of public lands in part of Douglas County.
11/4 4:30 a.m. The National Weather Service has issued a Dense Fog Advisory for central Douglas County Wednesday morning.
11/4 4:15 a.m. The City of Roseburg Public Works Department has begun the annual leaf collection program.
11/4 4:00 a.m. The Douglas Timber Operators will hear about road projects during their next meeting.
11/4 3:50 a.m. The Main Street Myrtle Creek Association is holding a Wine Walk on Friday November 20th.
11/3 6:15 p.m. Areas of frost and freezing are expected Wednesday morning in the Umpqua Valley.
11/3 11:10 a.m. A pedestrian that was struck by a tow truck near downtown Roseburg Monday morning remains hospitalized with serious injuries.
11/3 10:30 a.m. Coos County authorities are looking for a 27 year old man described as a “person of interest” following an incident of homicidal violence Tuesday morning in Coos Bay.
11/3 10:15 a.m. The Eugene Airport will be starting daily nonstop service to Mineta San Jose International Airport on Thursday, November 5th.
11/3 9:45 a.m. Two fugitives were arrested by the Douglas Interagency Narcotics Team Monday afternoon.
11/3 9:00 a.m. The Earle B. Stewart American Legion Post 16 in Roseburg is part of the National High School Oratorical Contest.
11/3 5:00 a.m. Tuesday is the deadline for returning ballots for the November 2015 Special Election.
11/3 4:45 a.m. County Commissioner candidate Mark Garcia has released more information about his plans if elected to the Board of Commissioners.
11/3 4:15 a.m. An overview of the Douglas County Local Parks Master Plan and Process will be presented at the November 17th meeting of the Umpqua Valley Audubon Society.
11/3 4:00 a.m. The Umpqua Community College Theatre Department will present Oscar Wilde’s play, “A Woman of No Importance” later this month.
11/2 3:50 p.m. A 28 year old man from Idleyld Park is in the Douglas County Jail charged with an assault that reportedly occurred Friday afternoon.
11/2 3:30 p.m. A Myrtle Creek man is in jail charged with an assault than allegedly took place Sunday evening.
11/2 2:00 p.m. A K9 unit from the Roseburg Police helped deputies to find a burglary suspect on Sunday morning.
11/2 11:30 a.m. Saturday, November 7th, the Douglas County Museum is holding a historical film screening.
11/2 11:05 a.m. Roseburg Police and Oregon State Police are investigating a serious accident involving a pedestrian and a commercial vehicle that took place at about 9:20 a.m.
11/2 10:30 a.m. Students of Roseburg Public Schools have been participating in a canned food drive contest for the month of October.
10/2 9:55 a.m. Rain dampened trick-or-treating around much of western Oregon on Saturday night.
11/2 9:30 a.m. A Roseburg man is in jail following a reported stabbing that took place early Sunday morning.
11/2 9:00 a.m. Two teens were cited after they were reportedly seen skateboarding while intoxicated early Sunday morning.
11/2 5:10 a.m. Tuesday, November 3rd is Election Day in Oregon, but in Douglas County only voters in the City of Reedsport have a question to vote on.
11/2 4:50 a.m. The $4 million Capital Campaign continues for the YMCA of Douglas County.
11/2 4:35 a.m. A discussion about the current status of honeybee die-offs in Oregon and the effect of pesticides and herbicides on local honeybees in Douglas County will take place this Wednesday, November 4th in room 311 of the Douglas County Courthouse.
11/2 4:15 a.m. In the KQEN Cultural Spotlight: A new set of exhibits have opened in the galleries of the Umpqua Valley Arts Center in Roseburg.
11/2 3:55 a.m. Volunteers with the Senior Health Insurance Benefits Assistance Program are available to help people needing assistance with reviewing Medicare Advantage and drug plans.
10/30 11:30 a.m. A wine fundraiser at a local winery benifitting a little girl with stage 3 cancer is nearing its deadline.
10/30 10:20 a.m. The Oregon Department of Transportation has a contractor continuing work on the Highway 138 Corridor Solutions Project.
10/30 9:55 a.m. A home in Winston received significant damage in an early morning fire Friday.
10/30 9:30 a.m. The Board of Trustees at Umpqua Community College has decided to extend its time-frame for the hiring of a new president.
10/30 5:00 a.m. Officials with Douglas County Fire District No. 2 say the recent decision by the City of Sutherlin Fire Department to no longer respond to public lift assist requests does not impact emergency 911 ambulance services.
10/30 4:45 a.m. Representatives from community organizations with ties to Umpqua Community College are working together to manage the UCC Strong Fund.
10/30 4:15 a.m. In the first round of 2016 Career Opportunity Grants, the Oregon Arts Commission and the Ford Family Foundation have awarded nearly $55,000 to 18 artists for career development projects.
10/30 4:05 a.m. In the KQEN Cultural Spotlight: The Umpqua Symphony Association presents the Oregon State University Wind Ensemble at the Jacoby Auditorium of Umpqua Community College on Thursday, November 12th at 7:30 p.m.
10/30 3:55 a.m. Wildlife Safari has its Halloween Trunk or Treat with special animal encounters offered on Saturday October 31st.
10/30 3:45 a.m. Most of the nation goes to Standard Time early Sunday morning.
10/29 3:20 p.m. The National Weather Service in Medford says moderate to heavy rain and gusty winds are still expected for the Halloween weekend with mountain snow possible by Sunday night in Central Douglas County and the surrounding areas.
10/29 10:45 a.m. In response to the October 1st shooting at Umpqua Community College, ATRIO Health Plans has established a First Responders Endowed Scholarship.
10/29 10:25 a.m. Following the recent adoption of solid waste dumping fees in Douglas County, and in anticipation of possible increased interest in burning solid waste officials with the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality want to remind local residents of fall open-burning restrictions.
10/29 10:00 a.m. Officials with the U.S. Forest Service are holding a field trip to areas burned in the recent Stouts Creek Fire on the Tiller Ranger District.
10/29 9:50 a.m. Two people received minor injuries in a two vehicle accident Wednesday afternoon just north of Roseburg.
10/29 9:30 a.m. Two people were hurt in a two vehicle accident Wednesday afternoon near downtown Roseburg.
10/29 9:00 a.m. For the 14th year, the University of Oregon and Oregon State University are teaming up with the American Red Cross and Lane Blood Center, to sponsor the Civil War blood drive.
10/29 5:05 a.m. Officials with the City of Roseburg say that the contractor is making good progress on the Washington/Oak Improvement Project.
10/29 4:50 a.m. The North Entrance Road and East and West Rim drives will close for the season this Sunday November 1st at Crater Lake National Park.
10/29 4:40 a.m. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office assisted Coos County authorities with an investigation which has resulted in two arrests.
10/29 4:30 a.m. Your property taxes are due into the Douglas County Tax office by November 16th.
10/29 4:20 a.m. The business community is invited to hear about new labor laws that will impact business in 2016 during the next membership meeting of the Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce.
10/29 4:00 a.m. Tickets are still on sale for the Economic Forecast 2016 event happening on Thursday November 12th at Seven Feathers Casino Resort in Canyonville.
10/28 3:15 p.m. The National Weather Service is forecasting heavy rains and gusty winds for Halloween weekend with mountain snow possible by Sunday night.
10/28 2:30 p.m. The Bureau of Land Management and the U.S. Forest Service are announcing the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s release of the Final Environmental Impact Statement for the Jordan Cove Energy and Pacific Connector Pipeline Projects.
10/28 11:50 a.m. Tickets are now on sale for the 26th annual Celebration of Caring to benefit Greater Douglas United Way.
10/28 10:45 a.m. The first significant rain of fall is expected for much of western Oregon this weekend.
10/28 10:15 a.m. Douglas County Sheriff’s deputies used a taser to take a woman into custody Tuesday morning.
10/28 9:00 a.m. Another fundraiser for the UCC Strong fund is coming up.
10/28 5:00 a.m. The Sutherlin Fire Department will no longer respond to calls requesting a “lift assist” effective December first.
10/28 4:30 a.m. A second Douglas County Deputy District Attorney is running for Circuit Court Judge, Position 3.
10/28 4:25 a.m. In the KQEN Business Spotlight: Rogue Credit Union has announced that Brett Moyer will be the Assistant Branch Manager for their soon to be open East Roseburg Branch.
10/28 4:15 a.m. The Douglas County Republican Party Central Committee will have their annual Ronald Reagan Dinner and Auction Fundraiser on Saturday November 7th at 5:30 p.m.
10/28 4:00 a.m. A fall food drive for the FISH Food Pantry will be held this Saturday October 31st at Sherm’s Thunderbird from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
10/28 3:50 a.m. A workshop for parents and caregivers of children with ADD and ADHD will be held on Tuesday November 3rd at the Douglas Educational Service District.
10/27 3:30 p.m. You’ve got mail, but getting it may be tricky for about a week. That is if you pick up your mail from the downtown Roseburg Post Office.
10/27 10:00 a.m. The American Red Cross Cascades Region is welcoming Carisa Hettich as the new Executive Director for the southwest Oregon chapter which is based in Eugene.
10/27 9:30 a.m. A Roseburg woman is in Douglas County Jail following an arrest early Tuesday morning.
10/27 9:00 a.m. Roseburg Police captured a fugitive early Tuesday morning.
10/27 5:05 a.m. If you are going to a park in the City of Roseburg leave your e-cigarette or vaporizer at home. Both are now banned following action by the Roseburg City Council Monday night.
10/27 5:00 a.m. The Roseburg City Council covered a number of items during its Monday night meeting.
10/27 4:25 a.m. The Winston City Council will hold a workshop this Thursday morning at 10:00 a.m.
10/27 4:15 a.m. A deputy district attorney is running for Circuit Court Judge.
10/27 4:00 a.m. The Umpqua Community College Fine and Performing Arts Department will present “An Evening of Remembrance: A Tribute to Veterans of the Armed Forces” on November 11th at 7:00 p.m. in Jacoby Auditorium.
10/27 3:50 a.m. The Roseburg Senior Center has a number of events coming up.
10/26 4:20 p.m. A 25 year old man is jail, charged with setting a fire that destroyed the residence of a former girlfriend.
10/26 2:45 p.m. The Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for a number of awards.
10/26 11:45 a.m. A Roseburg man is in the Douglas County Jail on multiple charges after what police term, a “domestic disturbance” that took place Friday afternoon.
10/26 11:30 a.m. A Roseburg man has been charged with burglary and theft after admitting to the crimes.
10/26 10:50 a.m. The Young Entrepreneur Society will hear the Concept Pitches for the upcoming Roseburg Angel Investor’s Conference during its monthly Pub Talk this Wednesday night October 28th.
10/26 10:30 a.m. Douglas County Commissioners are expressing concern in two areas regarding the proposed Pacific Connector Pipeline project.
10/26 9:30 a.m. Oregon State Police are seeking a third suspect in the murder of a California man whose body was found Friday night near a boat ramp in Josephine County.
10/26 5:00 a.m. Fire season has come to an end according to officials with the Douglas Forest Protective Association.
10/26 4:45 a.m. The Roseburg City Council will hold a public hearing on the Interchange Area Management Plan for the Edenbower interchange with Interstate Five, during its meeting on Monday night October 26th.
10/26 4:10 a.m. The Roseburg Pedestrian Safety and Walkabout will take place Monday night, October 26th starting from the Douglas County Health Department in Roseburg.
10/26 3:55 a.m. The Roseburg Marching Ensemble will have its final competition of the year this coming Saturday, October 31st.
10/23 10:30 a.m. A fugitive from Washington State was captured Thursday night in Green.
`10/23 10:10 a.m. The City of Roseburg Public Works Department will begin this year’s leaf collection program on Monday November 2nd.
10/23 9:50 a.m. The Umpqua Valley Arts Association is kicking off its 2015/2016 Music for the Arts Season on Friday November 8th.
10/23 9:30 a.m. American Legion Post 16 of Roseburg will host its annual Veteran’s Day breakfast on November 11th.
10/23 9:00 a.m. A transient was cited on multiple charges by Roseburg Police Thursday morning at about 10:00 a.m.
10/23 5:00 a.m. Officials with the Oregon State Police have identified the driver who was killed in an accident on Interstate Five Thursday morning south of Eugene.
10/23 4:40 a.m. The Umpqua Strong 2015 Music Festival is happening Saturday and Sunday, October 24th and 25th.
10/23 4:30 a.m.The Douglas County Tax Department is mailing property tax statements on Friday October 23rd.
10/23 4:10 a.m. The UCC Fine and Performing Arts Department and the Harvard Glee Club Foundation are presenting the UCC Memorial Concert, an Evening of Healing and Hope, Friday night, October 23rd at 7:00 p.m. in Jacoby Auditorium.
10/23 4:00 a.m. A contractor with the Oregon Department of Transportation is continuing work on Northeast Stephens in Roseburg as part of the Highway 138 Corridor Solutions Project.
10/22 4:40 p.m. A Springfield man died in a multiple vehicle accident Thursday morning on Interstate Five northbound, just south of the Highway 58 junction.
10/22 4:15 p.m. Douglas County Public Health, Bike Walk Roseburg, AARP Oregon and Oregon Walks, will be holding a community walkabout and conversation to explore walkability and pedestrian safety.
10/22 2:30 p.m. In the KQEN Business Spotlight: Hanna Hospitality plans to build a Hampton Inn & Suites on property they own along Interstate Five in Roseburg.
10/22 1:30 p.m. All lanes of Interstate Five northbound just south of Eugene have reopened following a fatal accident.
10/22 10:50 a.m. CHI Mercy Health of Roseburg’s sister organization, CHI Franciscan Health of Tacoma Washington, has selected Ian Worden as its new chief operating officer.
10/22 10:40 a.m. Oregon State Police are on the scene of a fatal vehicle crash on Interstate Five northbound just south of the Highway 58 junction.
10/22 10:15 a.m. The “flying people’ at the Eugene Airport are headed back out on vacation, but will remain on public display at a new venue.
10/22 9:50 a.m. A Canyonville man was taken to Mercy Medical following a single vehicle accident at around 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday.
10/22 9:40 a.m. Douglas County Democrats will have their annual Flegel Victory Banquet and Silent Auction on Sunday November 8th at Seven Feathers Convention Center in Canyonville.
10/22 9:30 a.m. While it’s probably incorrect to say that Roseburg Police had a “light day”, Wednesday’s police report shows few significant arrests or citations.
10/22 5:05 a.m. Umpqua Community College held at tribute ceremony Wednesday night to honor the nine people who died in the October first shooting on the campus.
10/22 4:45 a.m. U.S. Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley have introduced legislation they say will make college more affordable for students and families.
10/22 4:30 a.m. The Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce will present its Economic Forecast 2016 event on November 12th.
10/22 4:20 a.m. In anticipation of the 100th anniversary of the building of the Soldiers Home Hospital on West Harvard Avenue, the Umpqua Valley Arts Association is inviting people in the community to participate in a planning meeting to be held at the Arts Center on Monday November 2nd at 5:45 p.m.
10/22 4:00 a.m. Two roads on the Diamond Lake Ranger District, in the Umpqua National Forest are scheduled for temporary closure during construction projects by PacifiCorp as required by the North Umpqua Hydroelectric Project.
10/21 3:20 p.m. The Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce is now accepting nominations for Business of the Year, chamber volunteer of the year, business innovation award and for First Citizen.
10/21 10:35 a.m. Douglas County Commissioner Susan Morgan is continuing to be criticized for her lawsuit against the County Elections Office and Clerk Patti Hitt, after Hitt refused to let Morgan file for a third term in office.
10/21 9:50 a.m. The Douglas Timber Operators will hear about the impacts of fire in the forest during a breakfast meeting on Thursday morning, October 22nd.
10/21 9:30 a.m. The Roseburg City Council will have a special meeting Thursday October 29th to conduct a public hearing regarding the city’s intent to apply for a 2015 Community Development Block Grant.
10/21 9:00 a.m. A Roseburg man is in jail following an incident at a business on Stewart Parkway on Tuesday night.
10/21 5:05 a.m. The Architrave Family of Health Companies will be handing out UCC Strong bracelets Wednesday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the Harvard Medical Park.
10/21 4:50 a.m. Art, music, demonstrations and more are planned at the DIVA Gallery and Arts Center in Drain in Friday November 6th from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
10/21 4:30 a.m. In the KQEN Business Spotlight: A project undertaken by a Sutherlin company, in a small town in Ohio, has garnered an industry award.
10/21 4:05 a.m. PacifiCorp, along with federal and state natural resource agencies will lead a public tour of the fish enhancement projects at the North Umpqua Hydroelectric Project on Thursday, October 22nd.
10/21 3:45 a.m. Wildlife Safari will have its annual Zoobilee this Saturday, October 24th.
10/20 3:30 p.m. Umpqua Community College will have a tribute ceremony Wednesday night at the band shell in Stewart Park.
10/20 10:30 a.m. The rain that fell in the Umpqua Valley on Monday likely contributed to the at least ten injury accidents that were reported.
10/20 10:20 a.m. The board of Umpqua Community College is expected to appoint a new board member during a special meeting set for Wednesday morning, October 21st.
10/20 10:00 a.m. The Coos County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a Roseburg man, wanted following a chase last Friday October 16th.
10/20 9:40 a.m. A California woman was hurt in a motorcycle crash Monday afternoon.
10/20 9:25 p.m. A Roseburg man was cited after his car went up on a sidewalk and struck a retaining wall on Monday afternoon.
10/20 9:00 a.m. The Umpqua Symphony Association is hosting ReVoiced, an internationally acclaimed vocal entertainment experience, at Jacoby Auditorium this Sunday October 25th.
10/20 4:55 a.m. Cooler temperatures and rain showers have allowed the Douglas Forest Protective Association to lower the fire danger to “low” for the entire Douglas District.
10/20 4:30 a.m. A local store is asking for people to donate a used nightstand that can be repaired, refurbished and repainted.
10/20 4:25 a.m. Crews working on the City of Roseburg Stephens Street Improvements Project have constructed a midblock pedestrian crossing on Northeast Stephens between Clover Avenue and Hewitt Avenue.
10/20 4:10 a.m. In the KQEN Cultural Spotlight: Five new exhibits will open on Friday October 30th at the Umpqua Valley Arts Association.
10/20 3:50 a.m. The North Bend town hall scheduled by the VA Roseburg Medical Center has moved to a different location.
10/19 3:30 p.m. A fire that started in a house where people were apparently sleeping illegally remains under investigation.
10/18 11:00 a.m. The Winston City Council is scheduled to review a priorities list for City Manager during its meeting on Monday night.
10/18 10:40 a.m. Cooler temperatures and recent rainfall have prompted the Coos Forest Protective Association to lower public use restrictions.
10/19 10:15 a.m. Douglas County Fire District No. 2 has lifted the district wide burn ban that has been in place since June.
10/19 9:45 a.m. A Winston man is in jail after Roseburg Police say he fired a gun just off of West Harvard on Saturday night shortly before 8:00 p.m.
10/19 9:30 a.m. A Roseburg man is in the Douglas County Jail being held on multiple charges after an arrest on Saturday morning.
10/19 5:05 a.m. The UCC Strong Fund has begun to distribute the first round of support to the victims of the events that occurred at UCC on October first.
10/19 4:45 a.m. Umpqua Community College will present a tribute ceremony to the Umpqua Nine and all that survived.
10/19 4:35 a.m. The UCC Fine and Performing Arts Department and the Harvard Glee Club Foundation are presenting the UCC Memorial Concert this Friday night October 23rd in Jacoby Auditorium.
10/19 4:20 a.m. Umpqua Community College and the agencies of the South-Central Oregon Early Learning Hub are hosting the sixth annual Early Childhood Care and Education Conference this Friday and Saturday October 23rd and 24th.
10/19 4:10 a.m. The VA Roseburg Healthcare System has scheduled a town hall in North Bend for Tuesday November 17th.
10/19 3:50 a.m. Duchess Sanctuary will have its 2015 fall open house, this Saturday October 24th.
10/16 2:30 p.m. The Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce, Douglas Timber Operators and Communities for Healthy Forests have announced the cancellation of the Stouts Fire Tour, originally set for next Thursday October 22nd.
10/16 10:30 a.m. This Saturday the UCC Student 4 Student and Community Benefit Concert will take place at the Umpqua Valley Arts Center in Roseburg.
10/16 10:15 a.m. The Roseburg Field Office of the Department of Motor Vehicles will close for five days to make improvements to the interior of the office.
10/16 10:00 a.m. Four teenage boys were cited by Roseburg Police after being found in Gaddis Park at about 12:30 a.m. Friday.
10/16 9:50 a.m. Two people were hurt in a three vehicle accident on Stewart Parkway in Roseburg Thursday afternoon.
10/16 9:30 a.m. A Roseburg man was jailed after a series of incidents in northeast Roseburg Thursday morning.
10/16 5:05 a.m. The UCC Strong Fund got a big boost on Thursday when listeners to Brooke Communications radio stations donated nearly $27,000 to help the survivors and the families of the victims of the Umpqua Community College shooting.
10/16 4:50 a.m. A longtime Oregon journalist, a voice heard until just a few days ago on News Radio 1240 KQEN, has passed away. 60 year old Steve Lindsley died last weekend.
10/16 4:40 a.m. Three people were charged on drug and child neglect counts after the Douglas Interagency Narcotics Team and the Winston Police culminated an investigation into the illegal sales of both hydrocodone and marijuana,Thursday afternoon October 15th.
10/16 4:20 a.m. Progress continues on the Washington/Oak Improvement Project in downtown Roseburg.
`10/16 4:00 a.m. Wildlife Safari will have a benefit for the Lucas Eibel Memorial Fund on Saturday, October 17th.
10/16 3:45 a.m. Area churches are teaming up for a Community Worship Gathering on Sunday afternoon October 18th. .
10/15 2:30 p.m. Ballots have gone out to voters in the City of Reedsport for the November 3rd election.
10/15 1:15 p.m. The boards of the Umpqua Community College Foundation and Greater Douglas United Way have ratified the creation of a committee to oversee dispersal of donations from the UCC Strong Fund.
10/15 11:00 a.m. The Douglas County Global Warming Coalition will have a forum titled “Climate Change: Setting Our Forests on Fire”.
10/15 10:30 a.m. A Mental Health Awareness motorcycle ride will take place Saturday afternoon from Sutherlin to Roseburg.
10/15 10:00 a.m. An Umpqua Valley winery beat out the competition from five other nations along with other United States entrants, and has taken the title of Best Syrah of the New World.
10/15 9:00 a.m. Zonta Club of Roseburg will have a Harvest Luncheon on Wednesday October 28th.
10/15 5:10 a.m. The American Red Cross in Roseburg is organizing more community outreach events to help people cope with the recent tragedy at Umpqua Community College.
10/15 4:55 a.m. Greater Douglas United Way has named Berta Dargen as Campaign Director, to provide support and guidance for the remainder of the annual giving campaign.
10/15 4:40 a.m. Construction continues on the new Health, Nursing and Science building at Umpqua Community College.
10/15 4:15 a.m. The Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce will focus on forests and the economy during two upcoming events.
10/15 3:50 a.m. Approximately 5,000 Pacific Power customers will be without electricity from late Saturday night through early Sunday morning this coming weekend, October 17th and 18th.
10/7 4:45 p.m. A 22 year Sutherlin man is heading to prison for a rock throwing incident
10/14 11:00 a.m. On Thursday, October 15th, the City of Roseburg and many local agencies, families and businesses, will participate in the Great Oregon ShakeOut.
10/14 10:50 a.m. More changes to how public health services are offered in Douglas County took place on Wednesday.
10/14 10:00 a.m. A second person has filed for a seat on Douglas County Board of Commissioners.
10/14 9:45 a.m. A student from Sutherlin High School has been awarded a $1,000 scholarship from the Leaders Save Lives program, offered by the American Red Cross.
10/14 9:30 a.m. An event designed to honor the victims of the Umpqua Community College shooting and provide some healing to the community is set for October 24th and 25th
10/14 5:05 a.m. Two people from a United Way in Virginia who helped their community after the Virginia Tech shooting in 2007 are in Douglas County for a week to offer assistance following the UCC shooting.
10/14 4:50 a.m. Northwest Community Credit Union has announced gifts in support of Umpqua Community College, including donation opportunities for members and others throughout Oregon to give additional help to the Roseburg community.
10/14 4:35 a.m. The Umpqua Community College Fine and Performing Arts Department and the Harvard Glee Club Foundation are presenting "The UCC Memorial Concert - an Evening of Healing and Hope"
10/14 4:20 a.m. The Roseburg City Council acted on a series of questions related to marijuana during a special meeting on Tuesday night.
10/14 4:00 a.m. U.S. Senator Ron Wyden released a draft bill on Tuesday to boost outdoor recreation in Oregon and across the country.
10/14 3:45 a.m. The Douglas County Parks Department is in the process of updating its Parks Master Plan.
10/13 10:25 a.m. Oregon’s Payroll Employment dropped by over 5,000 jobs in the month of September.
10/13 10:00 a.m. The United Community Action Network will have its sixth annual Windows of Hope fundraiser on Friday November 6th at Seven Feathers Casino Resort.
10/13 9:45 a.m. Douglas County Senior Services in partnership with the Senior Service Advisory Council is holding regional town hall meetings throughout Douglas County.
10/13 9:30 a.m. Only one person remains hospitalized following the October first shooting at Umpqua Community College.
10/13 9:00 a.m. Officials with Pacific Power are scheduling a power outage for Wednesday morning near Tiller.
10/13 6:00 a.m. Southbound motorists on Interstate 5 heading to downtown Roseburg or west on West Harvard should expect delays and congestion Tuesday