7/31 3:30 p..m. The National Weather Service has updated weather warnings and advisories heading towards the weekend.
7/31 2:00 p.m. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office issued a Level 3 evacuation order for residents in the Azalea area from Upper Cow Creek to Snow Creek east.
7/31 11:40 a.m. The Cable Crossing Fire east of Glide is testing containment lines on Friday.
7/31 10:45 a.m. An international delegation is visiting the Roseburg Area from Kuki City, Japan.
7/31 10:30 a.m. The Yoncalla Area Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a City Wide Yard Sale on Saturday August 1st.
7/31 10:15 a.m. The Stouts Fire near Milo is at 6,000 acres with hot dry weather in the forecast for the area.
7/31 10:00 a.m. A new fire was reported Friday morning near Iron Mountain, about ten miles east of Riddle.
7/31 9:30 a.m. Contractors are replacing two culverts on Forest Road 4775-011 near the Soda Springs Dam.
7/31 5:25 a.m. The Stouts Fire, eleven miles east of Canyonville near Milo has blown up to 6,000 acres.
7/31 5:05 a.m. Firefighters are working around the clock under extreme fire behavior conditions to stay ahead of the Cable Crossing Fire east of Glide.
7/31 4:45 a.m. Record breaking heat is expected to continue into Saturday for central Douglas County.
7/31 4:30 a.m. Riverbend Live wraps up their five Friday nights of entertainment with their annual presentation of cowboy poetry and western music.
7/31 4:15 a.m. Wildlife Safari has announced that the Wetlands Interpretive Project, funded in part by the Oregon Wildlife Heritage Foundation, has been completed.
7/30 4:30 p.m. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office has issued a Level 3 Evacuation Order for people near the Stouts Creek Fire in the Milo area.
7/30 3:30 p.m. The Douglas Forest Protective Association has increased fire restrictions for the general public.
7/30 2:45 p.m. The Douglas Forest Protective Association sent crews to a fire along Stouts Creek Road near Milo Academy Thursday afternoon.
7/30 2:00 p.m. A suspicious item sitting on a post on the Green Bridge between the VA Roseburg Medical Center and Fir Grove School brought out the Roseburg Police on Thursday morning.
7/30 10:30 a.m. K9 Trapper with the Roseburg Police has only been on the job for a few weeks but is already making a difference.
7/30 10:15 a.m. Five hundred fire fighters are now on the Cable Crossing Fire east of Glide.
7/30 10:00 a.m. The combination of extremely hot weather and wildfire smoke is causing public health officials to urge people to take precautions as air quality reaches potentially unhealthy levels.
7/30 9:30 a.m. Roseburg Public Schools has released registration information for students for the upcoming school year.
7/30 5:35 a.m. The Cable Crossing Fire, five miles east of Glide near Highway 138 East jumped containment lines Wednesday night and has now grown to 500 acres.
7/30 5:25 a.m. The body of a Eugene man missing since he jumped into Diamond Lake July 25th has been recovered.
7/30 5:10 a.m. Winston Police are asking customers of the Winston-Dillard Water District to be on guard for callers that claim to represent the district.
7/30 5:00 a.m. The Washington/Oak Improvement Project continues in downtown Roseburg.
7/30 4:30 a.m. A local veterinarian will be honored Friday night at a fundraising event for Saving Grace Pet Adoption Center. Dr. Scott Hendy will receive the 2015 Humane Hero Award during the Paws for a Cause event.
7/29 3:45 p.m. The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Red Flag Warning for the Umpqua Basin for much of Thursday.
7/29 2:00 p.m. With high temperatures expected to top the century mark for the next few days, Officials with Douglas County Public Health are urging residents to take precautions to avoid heat related illnesses, like heat cramps, heat stroke and heat exhaustion.
7/29 11:45 a.m. Roseburg Parks & Recreation has cancelled two outdoor recreation classes scheduled for Thursday.
7/29 10:30 a.m. Officials with the Coos Forest Protective Association have increased fire restrictions for the land they protect.
7/29 10:30 a.m. Oregon Highway 138 East has reopened to single-lane traffic in the area of the Cable Crossing Fire.
7/29 10:00 a.m. 180 people are fighting the Cable Crossing Fire, a few miles east of Glide.
7/29 9:45 a.m. Fire investigators say that a refrigerator was the cause of a house fire on Oak Way in Melrose on Tuesday afternoon.
7/29 9:30 a.m. A Roseburg man is in jail following a high speed chase near downtown Roseburg on Tuesday night.
7/29 5:30 a.m. A Heat Advisory is going into effect in central Douglas County starting at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday.
7/29 5:10 a.m. The Cable Crossing Fire east of Glide is at 150 acres as of sunset on Tuesday night and Oregon Highway 138 east remains closed in the fire area.
7/29 4:45 a.m. The Douglas Forest Protective Association has imposed Industrial Fire Precaution Level Four on all private, county, state and Bureau of Land Management lands protected by DFPA.
7/29 4:35 a.m. Deputies with the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office are conducting a traffic safety campaign focusing on DUII enforcement for the 2015 Dune Fest that is now underway
7/29 4:20 a.m. The Bureau of Land Management is taking funding applications for natural resource projects designed to benefit public land and resources in Douglas, Jackson, Josephine, and Klamath counties.
7/28 6:00 p.m. Highway 138E, six miles east of Glide is closed due to a fast moving wildfire.
7/28 1:45 p.m. Crews from Douglas County Fire District No. 2 were dispatched to a structure fire at a home in Green Tuesday morning.
7/28 11:00 a.m. Governor Kate Brown has ordered state agencies to step up efforts to conserve water.
7/28 10:30 a.m. Construction on the OR138E Corridor Solutions Project is set to begin August 10th in downtown Roseburg.
7/28 10:10 a.m. A California teen was hurt in an ATV accident on Monday night.
7/28 10:00 a.m. While the topics of marijuana and downtown restrooms took most of the Roseburg City Council meeting, a few other topics were covered as well.
7/28 9:30 a.m. Three people were taken to Mercy Medical Center following a two car accident on Stewart Parkway on Monday night.
7/28 9:00 a.m. The VA Roseburg Healthcare System will have a town hall meeting in North Bend on August 13th.
7/28 6:00 a.m. A split Roseburg City Council spent well over an hour tackling two issues related to marijuana during its meeting on Monday night.
7/28 5:15 a.m. Hoping to alleviate the problem of transients relieving themselves along the sidewalks in downtown, the Roseburg City Council Monday night agreed to allow the Downtown Roseburg Association to install three portable restrooms.
7/28 5:00 a.m. Fire fighters with the Douglas Forest Protective Association and Douglas County Fire District No. 2 responded to a natural cover fire Monday night north of Roseburg at about 6:20 p.m.
7/28 4:45 a.m. The California Guitar Trio plays at Music on the Half Shell on Tuesday night.
7/28 4:30 a.m. In the KQEN Business Spotlight:Rogue Credit Union has announced that Chris Gray will be the Manager of its upcoming Roseburg branch.
7/28 4:20 a.m. Douglas County Commissioners are seeking people to serve on four of its Planning Advisory Committees: the Callahan PAC, the Coastal PAC, the North Umpqua PAC and the Roseburg/Douglas PAC.
7/27 3:30 p.m. A one in five year heat event is expected later in the week in the Umpqua Valley.
7/27 2:15 p.m. A motor home that was being used as a residence caught fire Saturday night while parked in the 200 block of Grant Smith Road in Green.
7/27 10:45 a.m. Congressman Peter DeFazio will be holding three town hall meetings in Douglas County as part of a series of fourteen town halls during the congressional recess in August.
7/27 10:30 a.m. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office has identified the Eugene man presumed drowned at Diamond Lake Saturday afternoon.
7/27 10:10 A.M. A fire in a mobile home in Green was held to one room on Saturday morning.
7/27 9:50 a.m. A Roseburg man was cited for multiple charges after an incident at a parking lot Saturday afternoon.
7/29 9:30 a.m. One person was taken to Mercy Medical Center following a three vehicle accident Friday afternoon on Northeast Stephens in Roseburg.
7/27 5:45 a.m. The National Weather Service says that hazardous weather conditions are coming to the region starting mid-week.
7/27 5:30 a.m. The Roseburg City Council will talk marijuana, downtown restrooms and more during its meeting on Monday night.
7/27 4:55 a.m. The Bureau of Land Management will begin completing slide repair work on Monday July 27th along Lane Mountain Road, eleven miles east of Roseburg.
7/27 4:45 a.m. Casa de Belen, a transitional housing program for homeless teens in Roseburg, will celebrate its tenth anniversary at an open house on Monday night from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
7/27 4:30 a.m. Board members of Greater Douglas United Way have elected their board of directors for the 2015-2016 fiscal year.
7/26 7:30 p.m. A Eugene area man is presumed to have drowned at Diamond Lake..
7/24 11:00 a.m. The memorial service for Deputy Donnie Martin is Saturday, July 25th at 2:00 p.m. at the Douglas County Fairgrounds in the Community Conference Hall.
7/24 10:30 a.m. Bicycle Rides Northwest has its 2015 Oregon Bicycle Ride “Lighthouses and Lumberjacks” coming to the region between July 25th and August 1st.
7/24 10:00 a.m. A crew of local youth will spend the next two weeks getting up close with the fish of Canton Creek.
7/24 9:30 a.m. The Umpqua Valley STEAM Hub, an initiative of Douglas County Partners for Student Success, will offer an array of children’s activities and information for families at the Douglas County Fair, August 5th through 8th at the fairgrounds.
7/24 9:00 a.m. A report of a possible burglary turned out to be a different situation on Thursday night.
7/24 5:30 a.m. A new project will make it easier and safer for drivers to plan a trip through southern Oregon.
7/24 5:15 a.m. The City of Roseburg has created “SpeakUp Roseburg”.
7/24 5:00 a.m. The Riverbend Live series takes its annual trip into the world of Youth Theatre this Friday and Saturday night July 24th and 25th.
7/24 4:45 a.m. The YMCA of Douglas County is holding a Health and Fitness expo on Saturday, July 25th.
7/24 4:30 a.m. While temperatures have cooled a bit this week, more hot weather is not far away.
7/23 3:30 p.m. Casa De Belen, a transitional housing program for homeless teens is celebrating its 10th anniversary on Monday July 27th from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
7/23 3:00 p.m. Every year many seniors in Douglas County are hospitalized for heatstroke and dehydration during the summer months.
7/23 2:45 p.m. Coos County Sheriff Craig Zaani has issued an order that starting August 1st the county’s jail will go to a 49 jail bed limit until further notice.
7/23 2:30 p.m. With conditions in the County remaining dry, the Douglas Forest Protective Association will return to Industrial Fire Precaution Level 3 this Friday July 24th, on all private, county, state and Bureau of Land Management lands the agency protects.
7/23 11:30 a.m. A suspicious item in front of the Douglas County Courthouse brought out the Oregon State Police Bomb Squad Thursday morning.
7/23 5:35 a.m. The City of Roseburg is continuing with the Washington/Oak Improvement Project.
7/23 5:20 a.m. The Young Entrepreneur Society of the Umpqua Valley will have their monthly Pub Talk on Wednesday night July 29th.
7/23 5:00 a.m. The Science Department at Umpqua Community College, under the leadership of Astronomy Instructor Dr. Paul Morgan has sought to build and equip a digital observatory on the UCC campus for the past few years.
7/23 4:40 a.m. Project Leadership is now accepting applications for the 2015-2016 year.
7/22 5:00 p.m. A man who threatened to blow himself up in June, pled and was sentenced on Wednesday morning in Douglas County Circuit Court.
7/22 1:30 p.m. Staff with the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office says a memorial service for Deputy Donnie Martin will be held this Saturday July 25th.
7/22 11:10 a.m. Douglas County Commissioners voted Wednesday morning to remove the Park Use designation on the Swiftwater County Park property.
7/22 10:00 a.m. No one was hurt in an accident on Interstate Five northbound just south of the Riddle exit early Wednesday morning.
7/22 9:40 a.m. The Douglas Forest Protective Association dealt with a fire Tuesday night on the edge of Yoncalla at about 7:20 p.m.
7/22 9:20 a.m. The Roseburg High Marching Ensemble will have a free car wash this Saturday July 25th.
7/22 5:15 a.m. A 43 year old man is in jail on a drug charge.
7/22 5:00 a.m. Hestness Boat Ramp on Del Rio Road, three miles west of Interstate Five, will be closed for repairs from July 23rd until August 31st.
7/22 4:45 a.m. Pacific Power is warning its customers and the public about a phone scam that targets utility customers in the northwest. Information from the utility says that criminals are posing as customer service agents trying to get money and steal personal information.
7/22 4:30 a.m. In the KQEN Cultural Spotlight: The annual Umpqua Plein Air event sponsored by the Umpqua Valley Arts Association will take place September 16th-19th. Registration forms are due by September 1st.
7/21 3:45 p.m. Governor Kate Brown declared drought emergencies in three more Oregon counties on Tuesday afternoon.
7/21 11:30 a.m. At the request of President Obama, Oregon Governor Kate Brown has ordered flags lowered to half-staff at all public institutions in the state until this Saturday July 25th in honor of the victims of the Chattanooga shootings.
7/21 10:30 a.m. Relay for Life of Douglas County is this Friday and Saturday July 24th and 25th.
7/21 10:10 a.m. Eugene man was taken into custody at taser point by Roseburg Police on Monday night.
7/21 10:00 a.m. Two people were cited by the Roseburg Police for prohibited camping in two separate incidents on Monday.
7/21 9:45 a.m. The Douglas Forest Protective Association is investigating another fire in the Lookingglass area.
7/21 9:30 a.m. No one was hurt but a manufactured home received significant damage in an overnight fire in the 200 block of Amanda Street in northwest Roseburg.
7/21 5:30 a.m. Members of the Douglas County law enforcement community held a procession Monday to return Deputy Donnie Martin back to Roseburg after Martin lost his battle with cancer.
7/21 5:05 a.m. The Woody Hite Big Band featuring vocalist Rebecca Kilgore will play at the Music on the Half Shell concert series on Tuesday night.
7/21 4:50 a.m. Starting on Tuesday July 21st, a contractor for the City of Roseburg is beginning work on the Charles S. Gardiner Multi-Use Path.
7/21 4:40 a.m. The City of Roseburg has created “SpeakUp Roseburg”. The new site is designed to share information about the city and have a place for people to leave feedback about the community.
7/21 4:25 a.m. The Mayor of Kuki City,Japan and four other dignitaries are coming to Douglas County during the first week of August, to sign a new agreement cementing the Roseburg sister city relationship.
7/20 3:00 p.m. Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin announces the passing of Deputy Donnie Martin. Martin passed away on Sunday July 19th, in Portland after a hard fought battle with cancer.
7/20 10:30 a.m. The Emergency and Trauma Department of Mercy Medical Center along with Costco have partnered with emergency medical services in the community to present the first annual Safety Rodeo for Kids on Saturday July 25th from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.in the parkin lot of Costo on Northeast Stephens.
7/22 9:55 a.m. Four people were detained Saturday afternoon following a report of possible drug dealing from a motel room near Aviation Drive.
7/20 9:35 a.m. One person was hurt in an accident Saturday afternoon in the 3000 block of Aviation Drive in Roseburg.
7/20 9:20 a.m. The Friends of the Umpqua Police K9 Programs will have a “K9s in the Grapevines” fundraiser on Saturday July 25th.
7/20 9:00 a.m. Monday July 20th a section of the bike and pedestrian path along the South Umpqua River in Roseburg will be closed.
7/20 5:15 a.m. The Washington/Oak Improvement Project in the City of Roseburg is in full swing.
7/20 5:00 a.m. The City of Roseburg has a vacancy on the Planning Commission.
7/20 4:45 a.m. Wildlife Safari has a new female giraffe.
7/20 4:20 a.m. The Douglas County Planning Department is changing the hours the department is open to the public.
7/19 5:00 p.m. Fire danger has been increased to “extreme” immediately on all lands protected by the Douglas Forest Protective Association.
7/19 6:00 a.m. A fire detection camera operated by the Douglas Forest Protective Association located a column of smoke Saturday night at around 6:40 p.m.
7/18 6:00 a.m. The Douglas Forest Protective Association and the Lookingglass Rural Fire Department responded to a grass fire Friday evening at 6:45 p.m. near Laid Back Lane, approximately one mile southeast of Lookingglass.
7/17 10:15 a.m. Wings & Wheels is happening Saturday July 18th at the Roseburg Regional Airport.
7/18 10:00 a.m. Forecasters with the National Weather Service in Medford are urging caution as hot temperatures are expected for the weekend.
7/17 9:30 a.m. Despite low water in many areas throughout Oregon, two reservoirs in Lane County have sufficient water levels for boaters to launch and are expected to have usable boat ramps through July and into August.
6/17 9:00 a.m. No one was hurt when a UTrans bus was hit Thursday afternoon.
7/17 5:40 a.m. The annual Pepsi Float is Saturday. Floaters will go from Amacher Park to River Forks Park.
7/16 5:15 a.m. Riverbend Live has its third concert of the 2015 season on Friday night.
6/17 5:00 a.m. Members of the timber industry are continuing their opposition to the Oregon and California Land Grant Act of 2015.
7/16 4:45 a.m. The Roseburg School Board has approved a weapons policy for district staff members and volunteers.
7/17 4:30 a.m. Wildlife Safari has added their first giant anteater to the game park near Winston.
7/16 3:00 p.m. On Thursday the Senate Energy and Natural Resources subcommittee held a hearing on the O&C Lands Act of 2015.
7/16 10:45 a.m. A Myrtle Creek man is still in jail while his wife remains in a Eugene area hospital following an assault Monday morning.
7/16 10:00 a.m. Increased fire danger on forestlands has prompted officials with the Coos Forest Protective Association to increase the fire prevention measures on industrial operations.
7/16 9:30 a.m. The Douglas Educational Service District is offering a new support group for people who are raising relatives.
7/16 9:00 a.m. The Roseburg Area Chamber of Commerce is taking applications for the 2015/2016 Project Leadership program.
7/16 5:30 a.m. Hot temperatures are coming back for the upcoming weekend in the Umpqua Valley
7/16 5:10 a.m. The Sutherlin Stampede is this Friday and Saturday, July 17th and 18th at the Sutherlin Rodeo Grounds.
7/16 5:00 a.m. Oregon Senator Ron Wyden is cheering the House passage of the Medicare Independence at Home Medical Practice Demonstration Improvement Act of 2015.
7/16 4:30 a.m. Canadian lumber tariffs will be the subject of a presentation at the next meeting of the Douglas Timber Operators in Roseburg.
7/16 4:20 a.m. The Avenue of Flags program has been a tradition since the 1980s at the VA Roseburg Medical Center.
7/15 2:00 p.m. Douglas County Commissioners have passed ordinances prohibiting the establishment of six categories of state licensed or registered marijuana businesses in unincorporated areas of the county and prohibiting the sales of recreational marijuana products through medical marijuana dispensaries in those unincorporated locations.
7/15 10:10 a.m. A 25 year old man will spend the rest of his life behind bars. Jonathan Lackey was sentenced Wednesday morning to true life in prison for the murder of Richard Casebeer in 2012.
7/15 9:50 a.m. The Board of Directors of the HIV Alliance has announced the appointment of Renee Yandel as the Executive Director of the organization.
7/15 9:30 a.m. A Roseburg woman is in jail on multiple drug charges.
7/15 9:10 a.m. Douglas County Commissioners approved first reading of an ordinance that will mean fee increases for some services provided the County Clerk’s office.
7/15 5:35 a.m. The Bureau of Land Management will extend the public comment period for the Draft Resource Management Plan and Environmental Impact Statement for western Oregon for one additional month.
7/15 5:15 a.m. A single car wreck clogged up traffic on Interstate Five southbound for over two hours Tuesday afternoon.
7/15 5:00 a.m. Officials with the Lane County Sheriff’s Office have released information about the results of patrols that took place during last weekend’s Oregon Country Fair held near Veneta.
7/15 4:45 a.m. The 6th annual Early Childhood Care and Education Conference has been scheduled for this fall.
7/15 4:30 a.m. Douglas Timber Operators and the Natural Resources Committee of the Coos Bay Chamber of Commerce will have their next meeting on Friday July 17th at 7:00 a.m.
7/14 11:00 a.m. A Roseburg man who pled no contest to murder and arson and guilty to five other charges in May, will be sentenced in Douglas County Circuit Court on Wednesday July 15th.
7/14 10:40 a.m. Douglas County Commissioners are considering an increase in some fees charged by the County Clerk’s Office.
7/14 10:15 a.m. Douglas County Commissioners may decide to enact a moratorium on recreational marijuana sales in the unincorporated areas of the county, during their meeting on Wednesday.
7/14 10:00 a.m. What is being called a “suspicious” fire burned in the Lookingglass area early Tuesday morning.
7/14 5:30 a.m. The Roseburg City Council took no action on the inclusion of waterfront overlooks in the five-year capital improvement plan during its meeting on Monday night.
7/14 4:50 a.m. Music on the Half Shell has its third concert of the season on Tuesday night.
7/14 4:30 a.m. Motorists in the downtown Roseburg area should expect intermittent lane closures for the next few weeks in preparation for the Oregon Department of Transportation’s OR138E Corridor Solutions Project.
7/14 4:15 a.m. People planning to visit or recreate on the Tiller Ranger District of the Umpqua National Forest should be aware of temporary road closures this summer.
7/13 4:30 p.m. A Myrtle Creek man is behind bars after allegedly assaulting his wife on Monday morning.
7/13 4:00 p.m. The Oregon Department of Transportation is advising motorists to watch for intermittent lane closures at the Harvard and Winchester exits along Interstate Five Monday night July 13th to Friday morning July 17th due to bridge inspection work.
7/13 2:20 p.m. A Roseburg man is in the Douglas County Jail charged with murdering his wife early Monday morning.
7/13 11:20 a.m. Deputies with the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office have responded to the scene of an assault on Big Lick Lane in the Myrtle Creek area.
7/13 10:25 a.m. Roseburg Police are conducting a homicide investigation.
7/13 10:15 a.m. Work has resumed on the Washington/Oak Improvement Project in downtown Roseburg..
7/13 10:00 a.m. Roseburg Police arrested a Eugene man on Sunday after a report came in saying the man was rolling in the sprinklers and rambling to himself at a motel on Aviation Drive.
7/13 9:50 a.m. Roseburg Police arrested a 26 year old man after he refused to leave a dressing room inside K-Mart on Saturday afternoon.
7/13 9;30 a.m. A California man was hurt in a single vehicle accident in the 38,000 block of the Tiller Trail Highway early Monday morning.
7/13 5:35 a.m. The Roseburg City Council will meet Monday night.
7/13 5:15 a.m. In a bill that passed in the U.S. House late last week, Congressman Peter DeFazio secured a number of what he is calling “critical provisions” that will improve forest health, create jobs in rural communities and provide needed resources to fight catastrophic wildfires.
7/13 5:00 a.m. The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife has named Greg Huchko as the District Fish Biologist.
7/13 4:45 a.m. Volunteers will hold the summer community food drive for the FISH Food Pantry this Saturday July 18th.
7/13 4:30 a.m. The Umpqua River Run is happening on Saturday August 15th.
7/12 5:30 a.m. Graffiti Weekend wraps up on Sunday.
7/11 6:30 a.m. Graffiti Weekend continues with plenty of events on Saturday:
7/10 2:15 p.m. Thunderstorms Thursday evening produced abundant lightning strikes across the Umpqua National Forest igniting six new wildfires.
7/10 10:45 a.m. Officials with the Winston Dillard School District are reacting to the death of Josh Hartley. The teen died in the Sandy River Thursday afternoon.
7/10 10:20 a.m. Cooler weather and higher humidity readings have allowed the Douglas Forest Protective Association to lower the Industrial Fire Precaution Level to IFPL2 on all DFPA protected land.
7/10 10:00 a.m. A short section of Old Highway 99S northbound will be closed next Wednesday July 15th.
7/10 9:30 a.m. Traffic was delayed Thursday night on Garden Valley Boulevard when a trailer being pulled by a semi truck tipped over onto its side blocking the eastbound lanes of the road.
7/10 9:00 a.m. A Roseburg man was cited for animal neglect on Thursday.
7/10 6:00 a.m. A Douglas High School football player died Thursday afternoon in the Sandy River east of Portland.
7/10 5:30 a.m. A Springfield man wanted by police in connection with a murder that took place earlier this week was captured by authorities on Thursday July 9th east of Sutherlin.
7/10 5:15 a.m. A celebration of life service for Sophia Pena will be held Sunday night at 7:00 p.m. in the Days Creek Charter School.
7/10 5:00 a.m. Graffiti Weekend continues through Sunday in the Roseburg area.
7/10 4:30 a.m. Riverbend Live is going zydeco on Friday night.
7/10 4:15 a.m. The Roseburg High School Marching Ensemble will have a car wash on Saturday July 11th from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
7/9 2:15 p.m. Congressman Peter DeFazio has secured passage of a bill through the House Natural Resources Committee that he says will strengthen tribal authority and expands reservation land for three of southwestern Oregon’s federally-recognized Indian tribes.
7/9 1:30 p.m. Fire officials with the Douglas Forest Protective Association have determined that the Tom Folley Fire, reported on Wednesday night, was a result of a hold over slash pile which had burned in January.
7/9 1:20 p.m. The Douglas County Senior Service’s office has moved to a new location and an open house is planned for the public.
7/9 11:20 a.m. In the KQEN Business Spotlight: A local credit union has been judged to be the third healthiest credit union in the United States.
7/9 10:20 a.m. The site of a U.S. Army fort that played a role in Indian resettlement in Oregon and in maintaining a federal presence in the region during the Civil War is one of the latest entries in the National Register of Historic Places.
7/9 9:45 a.m. Due to the increased level of fire danger, the Umpqua National Forest will enter Industrial Fire Precaution Level 3 on Wednesday.
7/9 9:30 a.m. People who live in the city of Drain will be without power from late Saturday night July 11th through late Sunday morning July 12th.
7/9 5:30 a.m. A lightening storm that moved over the eastern border of Douglas Forest Protective Association lands ignited three fires Wednesday night.
7/9 5:15 a.m. It’s Graffiti Weekend through Sunday in the Roseburg area.
7/9 4:45 a.m. A Roseburg woman is in jail after claiming there was a bomb in her car.
7/9 4:30 a.m. A Roseburg woman was cited following an accident Wednesday afternoon.
7/8 4:00 p.m. A Days Creek man has been charged with fifty five crimes.
7/8 1:30 p.m. A grass fire Wednesday morning may have been intentionally set and that has authorities concerned.
7/8 11:00 a.m. Work on the Washington/Oak Improvement Project in downtown Roseburg will resume after Graffiti Weekend is over.
7/8 9:45 a.m. The Bunker Hill Complex of fires is 95% contained.
7/8 9:30 a.m. An afternoon thunderstorm settled over the Umpqua National Forest on Tuesday afternoon and ignited four confirmed fires.
7/8 6:45 a.m. The VA Roseburg Healthcare System is adding a specialized yoga class to the Healthy Living Programs, starting Wednesday.
7/8 5:45 a.m. Graffiti Weekend is underway in Roseburg. The celebration of classic cars began in 1982 and has grown each year..
7/8 5:15 a.m. The YMCA of Douglas County has started a Capital Campaign in hopes of raising $4 million in contributions from foundations, the community and Y members so they can improve their facility.
7/8 5:00 a.m. Wildlife Safari is thanking the members of Charlie Company by offering members of the National Guard Unit complimentary drive-thru admission during the month of July.
7/8 4:45 a.m. Myrtle Creek’s 2015 Music in the Park series begins this Thursday July 9th.
7/8 4:30 a.m. The Umpqua Valley Arts Association will have its annual Member’s Show July 17th through September 10th.
7/7 2:30 p.m. The Douglas Forest Protective Association has increased the fire danger on all DFPA protected lands to “Extreme” effective immediately.
7/7 11:05 a.m. The closure area for the Bunker Hill Complex of fires has been reduced.
7/7 10:30 a.m. Four people were hurt in a single vehicle accident that took place in the 4000 block of South Umpqua Road Monday afternoon at about 5:00 p.m.
7/7 10:10 a.m. The Roseburg Optimist Club is holding a “Rock N’ Rollin Pancake Breakfast” on Saturday July 11th.
7/7 9:55 a.m. The Douglas County Deputy Finance Director has received a certificate for Excellence in Financial Reporting.
7/7 9:30 a.m. One person was taken to Mercy Medical Center after a two vehicle collision Monday night.
7/7 5:40 a.m. The Douglas Forest Protective Association and local fire departments responded to two natural cover fires on Monday.
7/7 5:20 a.m. Music on the Half Shell will have their second show for the 2015 season on Tuesday night.
7/7 5:00 a.m. The Eugene Symphony will kick off its 50th anniversary season with an outdoor concert in Roseburg on Sunday July 19th.
7/6 4:50 p.m. The spokesperson for Music on the Half Shell says one of the bands booked for the 2015 concert series has had to cancel.
7/6 4:30 p.m. Red Flag Warnings will be in effect for part of the region on Tuesday.
6/6 2:10 p.m. Beginning July 15, travel on Steamboat Road at Longs Creek will be blocked.
7/6 1:30 p.m. The Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics is set to run through Douglas County on Tuesday.
7/6 10:25 a.m. The Douglas County Environmental Health Department is investigating a dog bite incident that took place in the parking lot of Templin Beach Park, by the dog park at about 4:30 p.m. on July first.
7/6 10:05 a.m. Dr. Brad Seely has joined the Board of Directors for Mercy Medical Center.
7/6 9:50 a.m. The continued warming trend has prompted the Coos Forest Protective Association to increase industrial restrictions in wildland areas.
7/6 9:30 a.m. Oregon’s new law allowing for recreational use of marijuana by adults over age 21 does not allow for smoking the drug in public.
7/9 9:00 a.m. A 19 year old Roseburg man has been charged with three counts of arson.
7/6 5:40 a.m. Firefighters from Douglas Forest Protective Association, Douglas County Fire District #2 and the Roseburg Fire Department responded to a reported grass fire on Booth Avenue, located about two miles south of Roseburg, on Sunday morning.
7/6 5:20 a.m. The Bunker Hill Complex is 90% contained. Emily Veale of the Forest Service says that crews continue to make good progress on mop up and repair operations around the perimeter of the fire.
7/6 5:00 a.m. The Roseburg Police Department Is taking part in a pedestrian safety enforcement patrol on Monday.
7/5 5:30 a.m. A Drain man has been charged with the murder of his girlfriend.
7/4 12:30 p.m. A home in Green suffered extensive damage in a fire on Friday night.
7/4 12:00 p.m. The Bunker Hill Fire is 85% contained.
7/4 11:15 a.m. A Days Creek man has been charged with criminally negligent homicide following his daughter’s death in an auto accident Friday night.
7/3 3:00 p.m. A Roseburg man was hurt when the semi truck he was driving rolled on Highway 42 at the junction with the Powers Highway on Thursday morning.
7/3 1:45 p.m. While the Douglas Forest Protective Association has talked about the use of fireworks by residents only being allowed inside “city limits”, some are asking exactly what defines “a city”.
7/3 1:20 p.m. The Douglas Forest Protective Association and local fire departments have seen an increase in the number of illegal burns throughout the county in the past week.
7/3 11:00 a.m. 4th of July celebrations are happening on Saturday all around Douglas County.
7/3 10:20 a.m. The autopsy on the body of Forest Martin was completed Thursday afternoon.
7/3 10:00 a.m. Motorists should expect intermittent delays for the next four years on Oregon 38 and U.S. Highway 101 as construction begins on a pilot program to repair or replace more than 150 culverts in Douglas and Coos County.
7/3 9:30 a.m. The Bunker Hill Complex of fires is now 75% contained.
7/3 6:30 a.m. Hot conditions are continuing as the long weekend is underway.
7/3 5:40 a.m While July 4th is Saturday, Friday is the legal holiday for governmental bodies and a number of businesses.
7/3 5:20 a.m. Riverbend Live starts its 19th season on Friday night.
7/3 5:05 a.m. Fire safety is critical over the holiday weekend. That’s the word from the Douglas Forest Protective Association.
7/3 4:45 a.m. As progress continues on the Bunker Hill complex of fires, officials have reopened Forest Service Road 700 to through traffic. Cheryl Caplan says the area closure has been reduced as well.
7/3 4:30 a.m. Deputies with the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office are part of a traffic safety campaign focusing on DUII enforcement over the long weekend.
7/2 3:00 p.m. The suspect in a California homicide was shot by police Wednesday night along Interstate Five near of Sunny Valley.
7/2 1:15 p.m. Staff with the U.S. Forest Service is dealing with three new fires.
7/2 10:30 a.m. Mercy Foundation and members of the Stapleton family recently awarded $10,000 in scholarships to four local high school students who love music.
7/2 10:10 a.m. A Washington man was hurt in an ATV crash Wednesday night at Winchester Bay.
7/2 10:00 a.m. The amount paid to people filing for unemployment insurance benefits has increased slightly.
7/2 9:40 a.m. Two campgrounds near the Bunker Hill Complex of fires in the Umpqua National Forest have re-opened.
7/2 9:00 a.m. The combination of fireworks and beer led to two people being cited Wednesday night in Roseburg.
7/2 5:45 a.m. The hot conditions will continue into the holiday weekend.
7/2 5:30 a.m. It was the hottest June ever in Roseburg.
7/2 5:15 a.m. With fire danger already high, and hot dry weather in the forecast, officials with the Douglas Forest Protective Association are tightening fire restrictions on forest operations.
7/2 5:00 a.m. Fire officials from around Douglas County are asking residents to take extra caution this year to not only keep fires from starting but also to keep everyone safe when using fireworks. T
7/2 4:45 a.m. The Jackson County Board of Commissioners will soon decide whether to authorize a memorandum of understanding between the county and the Bureau of Indian Affairs regarding an evaluation of potential impacts from a proposed casino in Medford.
7/2 4:30 a.m. A former Douglas County Deputy District Attorney is the new director of the Forensic Services Division of the Oregon State Police.
7/1 3:00 p.m. The legalization of recreational marijuana in the state is a “historic day for Oregonians”.
7/1 1:30 p.m. While the recreational possession and use of marijuana in Oregon became legal July first, It remains illegal on Umpqua National Forest, and other federal lands.
7/1 11:50 a.m. A Roseburg man is in jail after a two car wreck Wednesday night on Old Highway 99S.
7/1 10:00 a.m. The Bunker Hill Complex of fires are now fifty percent contained.
7/1 9;30 a.m. A Roseburg Police report says an officer stopped a vehicle near the corner of Southeast Stephens and Southeast Washington at about 2:00 p.m.
7/1 9:00 a.m. Two sections of guard rail along Interstate Five southbound were damaged on Tuesday night.
7/1 5:45 a.m. A Heat Advisory will be in effect for all of central Douglas County from 1:00 p.m. Wednesday through 11:00 p.m. Friday.
7/1 5:20 a.m. The Douglas Forest Protective Association and local fire departments responded to two natural cover fires on Tuesday afternoon.
7/1 5:10 a.m. Saying they are seeking to protect a celebrated collection of world-class salmon and steelhead rivers, Congressman Peter DeFazio and Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley are applauding a temporary ban on new mining projects in an area covered by a bill the group has introduced.
7/1 4:50 a.m. A second person has been charged with murder in the death of a 49 year old transient whose body was found early Saturday morning in Coos Bay.
7/1 4:40 a.m. Registration is now open for the 2015 Umpqua River Run.
6/30 11:30 a.m. A Roseburg teen died in a single vehicle auto accident that took place early Monday morning in northern California.
6/30 11:00 a.m. The Bunker Hill Complex of fires burning in the Umpqua National Forest has grown to around 320 acres.
6/30 10:40 a.m. Deputies from the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office will be participating in a traffic safety campaign tied to DUII enforcement for the 4th of July weekend.
6/30 10:20 a.m. A Roseburg man is in jail on several charges after police claim he left a stolen vehicle on the natural trail pedestrian foot bridge at the duck pond in Stewart Park.
6/30 10:00 a.m. Five people were cited for prohibited camping in three incidents Monday morning in Roseburg.
6/30 9:30 a.m. The Douglas County Fairgrounds is hiring temporary staff to work at this summer’s fair.
6/30 5:30 a.m. A Roseburg tradition kicks off its 24th season on Tuesday night. Music on the Half Shell features eight concerts this summer at the Nichols Band Shell in Stewart Park.
6/30 5:15 a.m. The Roseburg Hometown 4th of July Celebration is set for Saturday.
6/30 5:00 a.m. Very hot temperatures are expected to return to the region starting on Wednesday.
6/30 4:40 a.m. A Coos Bay man has been jailed for the death of a transient, whose body was found Saturday morning near a waste water treatment center in that city.
6/30 4:20 a.m. Three communities in Douglas County recently received national recognition for their efforts to reduce the vulnerability of homes and landscapes to wildfires by earning the Firewise Communities/USA recognition from the National Fire Protection Association.
6/29 3:00 p.m. A fish carcass clogged an intake pipe at the Rock Creek Hatchery, shutting off the flow of water to a raceway and killing 400,000 spring Chinook pre-smolts.
6/29 11:15 a.m. Over 400 people are fighting the Bunker Hill Complex of fires.
6/29 11:00 a.m. A transient was detained by Roseburg Police on multiple charges Monday morning.
6/29 10:40 a.m. A Roseburg Police report says that three males were called in for suspicious behavior while walking on Northwest Highland at about 7:30 p.m.
6/29 10:25 a.m. The hot dry weather on Friday and Saturday has resulted in record breaking temperatures for Roseburg, Medford and Klamath Falls, among other locations.
6/29 10:10 a.m. In the KQEN Business Spotlight: U.S. Senator Ron Wyden joined with officials from Travel Oregon on Monday morning to kickoff a weeklong tour of the state’s 7 Wonders.
6/29 9:30 a.m. A two-vehicle accident east of Reedsport claimed the life of a California woman on Sunday afternoon.
6/29 5:45 a.m. Hot temperatures are expected to be back starting midweek in southern Oregon and northern California.
6/29 5:30 a.m. The Bunker Hill Complex Fire is now at 150 acres.
6/29 5:15 a.m. Officials with the Coos Forest Protective Association are concerned with the number of fires that have started in June.
6/29 4:50 a.m. The body of a 49 year old transient was found early Saturday near the Empire Waste Water Treatment Center in Coos Bay.
6/28 6:00 a.m. Officials with the U.S. Forest Service have closed the area north of Lemolo Lake on the Diamond Lake Ranger District as crews fight the Bunker Hill Fire, burning one mile north of Lemolo Lake.
6/27 11:30 a.m. A Heat Advisory remains in effect until 5:00 a.m. Sunday for Central Douglas County.
6/27 11:20 a.m. Crews with the Roseburg Fire Department battled a fire at a home on Southeast Mill Street Friday afternoon.
6/27 11:00 a.m. Three campgrounds around Lemolo Lake have been evacuated due to the Bunker Fire.
6/26 2:00 p.m. A fundraiser for CASA of Douglas County will get people Boot Scootin’ for a good cause on Saturday.
6/26 10:30 a.m. Mercy Foundation has received a grant from the Melvin Federlein Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation.
6/26 10:10 a.m. A Roseburg woman was charged with trespassing when police found her on the back of the stage behind where the former Chrome nightclub used to be located on Diamond Lane Boulevard.
6/26 9:50 a.m. Officials with the Oregon office of OSHA are reminding employers that workers in landscaping, construction, and agriculture need to take precautions to deal with working outside in the current heat wave.
6/26 9:30 a.m. Forecasters with the National Weather Service say weather conditions between Friday night and Sunday could create explosive fire growth potential.
6/26 9:00 a.m. Firefighters with the Douglas Forest Protective Association and the Kellogg Rural Fire Department responded to a natural cover fire Thursday evening in the 15,000 block of Tyee Road at about 10:15 p.m.
6/26 5:30 a.m. Record high temperatures are expected in portions of southern Oregon and northern California Friday and Saturday.
6/26 5:15 a.m. Crews with the Douglas Forest Protective Association and local fire departments suppressed two small grass fires on Thursday afternoon.
6/26 5:10 a.m. The 47th annual Summer Arts Festival happens Friday through Sunday at the Umpqua Valley Arts Association in Roseburg.
6/26 5:00 a.m. The City of Roseburg and U.S. Cellular are wrapping up the Movies in the Park series on Friday night.
6/26 4:50 a.m. Carter & Company of Salem has been awarded the contract for the Oregon 138E Corridor Solutions project in downtown Roseburg.
6/26 4:40 a.m. The VA Roseburg Healthcare System is hosting an Open House and Career Fair on Wednesday July 1st from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
6/26 4:30 a.m. As county government gets ready to start a new fiscal year, The Douglas County Surveyor’s office is changing the hours they are open to the public.
6/25 3:20 p.m. A Red Flag Warning has been issued for parts of southwestern Oregon and northern California.
6/25 12:00 p.m. A Douglas County Health Advisory is in effect for the South Umpqua River and Lawson Bar Pools in Riddle.
6/25 11:30 a.m. Two people died in a single vehicle accident about four miles east of Roseburg on Wednesday night.
6/25 11:00 a.m. A Roseburg mom is in jail charged with kidnapping her daughter at the Department of Motor Vehicles office in Roseburg, on Wednesday afternoon.
6/25 10:00 a.m. A Roseburg man is in the Douglas County jail for drug and other charges following traffic stop on Wednesday morning.
6/25 9:30 a.m. Oregon State Police responded to a single vehicle accident Wednesday night.
6/25 5:40 a.m. Few details are available but two people were killed in an auto accident on Highway 138E four miles east of Roseburg late Wednesday night.
6/25 5:25 a.m. A Heat Advisory is now in effect for 1:00 p.m. Friday through Sunday morning at 5:00 a.m.
6/25 5:15 a.m. Increased fire danger on forestlands protected by the Douglas Forest Protective Association and the Umpqua National Forest have made it necessary to increase the fire prevention measures on industrial operations.
6/25 5:05 a.m. As temperatures soar, the American Red Cross is offering tips to stay safe in the extreme heat.
6/25 4:55 a.m. The City of Winston is having its annual goal setting mid-year check on Friday June 26th.
6/25 4:45 a.m. The YMCA of Douglas County will be part of the Summer Food Service Program through August 21st..
6/24 3:45 p.m. The National Weather Service has issued a Fire Weather Watch for the Umpqua Basin and the Umpqua National Forest.
6/24 3:15 p.m. Soldiers from the Oregon National Guard’s Charlie Company are back in Douglas County after being gone for a year.
6/24 2:30 p.m. Sixty six non-profit groups received grants from the Cow Creek Umpqua Indian Foundation at a ceremony Tuesday at Seven Feathers Casino Resort in Canyonville.
6/24 2:00 p.m. A Roseburg man was arrested Tuesday night following an unusual incident at around 9:00 p.m..
6/24 1:10 p.m. On Saturday, June 27, Roseburg Cinema will be featuring a special viewing of Disney Pixar’s “Inside Out” at 10 a.m.
6/24 10:35 p.m. A fundraiser has been started to place a zip line on Elk Island.
6/24 5:00 a.m. The Douglas Forest Protective Association has increased the level of fire danger to “high” for the entire Douglas District.
6/24 4:45 a.m. Warnings for very hot weather are continuing from the National Weather Service.
6/24 4:30 a.m. The Buckskin Fire is now fifty percent contained.
6/24 4:15 a.m. You can help to “take a bite out of Alzheimer’s” on Thursday by stopping by Callahan Village and Callahan Court for lunch.
6/24 4:00 a.m. Former Douglas County Commissioner Doug Robertson will speak to a local timber group on Thursday.
6/23 2:15 p.m. Emergency regulations from the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife to protect wild summer steelhead on the Umpqua RIver have been put into effect.
6/23 11:55 a.m. Free summer activities for children are being hosted by the Umpqua National Forest.
6/23 11:00 a.m. Charlie Company Soldiers are returning home on Wednesday after being gone for a year.
6/23 9:50 a.m. Roseburg Forest Products is making plans to move its headquarters to Springfield.
6/23 9:30 a.m. Two people were hurt in a two vehicle accident Monday night on Tiller Trail Highway.
6/23 9:30 a.m. Monday night’s fatal accident in Melrose is being treated as a criminal investigation by the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office.
6/23 5:30 a.m. The hottest June temperatures in close to a quarter of a century are expected Thursday through Saturday this week in a wide area of southern Oregon and northern California.
6/23 5:00 a.m. Staff with Wildlife Safari announced on Monday that four healthy lion cubs were born at the park recently.
6/23 4:45 a.m. The Roseburg City Council approved all five Public Works items on the agenda for its Monday night meeting.
6/23 4:25 a.m. The VA Roseburg Healthcare System is holding a Town Hall in the Eugene area on Thursday July 2nd.
6/22 8:45 p.m. Two people are dead and three people were taken to the hospital following a head on accident in the 2300 block of Melrose Road.
6/22 2:15 p.m. The Cow Creek Umpqua Indian Foundation will award close to $400,000 in grants to sixty six non-profit groups during a presentation at the Seven Feathers Convention Center in Canyonville Tuesday morning at 10:00 a.m.
6/22 2:00 p.m. Friends of the man who died in Sunday’s motorcycle accident are holding a carwash this Saturday to help his family.
6/22 1:45 p.m. A Roseburg man was cited for second degree animal neglect Sunday afternoon.
6/22 1:30 p.m. A Roseburg woman was hurt in a two vehicle wreck Sunday afternoon in the 800 block of Lookingglass Road in Roseburg.
6/22 11:30 a.m. A Roseburg man died when the motorcycle he was riding collided with a passenger car at the corner of Northeast Stephens and Newton Creek Road on Sunday morning.
6/22 10:45 a.m. Greater Douglas United Way has recognized exceptional achievements that took place in its 60th anniversary “One Million Reasons to Give” 2014-15 fundraising campaign.
6/22 10:30 a.m. The Buckskin Fire burning near Cave Junction is nearing 5,000 acres.
6/22 10:00 a.m. Roseburg’s City Manager has an explanation for people wondering about the number of trees that have been recently removed from Oak Street downtown.
6/21 5:15 a.m. The hottest temperatures so far this year are expected later this week over inland areas of southern Oregon and into northern California.
6/22 5:00 a.m. Due to heightened fire danger, the Douglas Forest Protective Association will impose public use restrictions on all private, county, state, and BLM lands protected by DFPA.
6/22 4:45 a.m. Public Works items dominate the agenda for Monday night’s Roseburg City Council meeting.
6/22 4:15 a.m. Pay One Price bracelets for unlimited rides at the Douglas County Fair are now on sale.
6/21 7:50 p.m. A Canyonville man is behind bars, accused of murdering a relative on Saturday night.
6/21 7:00 p.m. The interior of a home near downtown Roseburg received extensive damage in a fire Saturday afternoon.
6/19 1:30 p.m. A woman died just before midnight on Thursday, after being struck by a car traveling north on Interstate Five near Coburg.
6/19 11:15 a.m. A Dixonville home is a total loss following a fast moving fire Thursday night.
6/19 11:00 a.m. The remains of the former Kuebler’s Furniture store on Northeast Stephens in Roseburg have now been demolished.
6/19 10:00 a.m. The 30th anniversary Medford Cruise is Friday and Saturday.
6/19 9:45 a.m. A Roseburg man was jailed following an incident at Eagles Park in downtown Roseburg Thursday afternoon.
6/19 9:30 a.m. A Myrtle Creek man was cited by Roseburg Police after he passed out on Thursday morning.
6/19 7:00 a.m. Sutherlin Woofstock is a three day celebration of man’s best friend, and it takes place this weekend.
6/19 5:15 a.m. The Buckskin Fire southwest of Cave Junction is only six percent contained.
6/19 5:00 a.m. Officials with the U.S. Forest Service have announced that Trish Wilson will be the interim deputy forest supervisor for the Umpqua National Forest from July 6th through October 4th, working out of Roseburg.
6/19 4:50 a.m. Roseburg Police responded to a report of a chicken in distress Wednesday afternoon.
6/19 4:40 a.m. Its week three for this year’s Movies in the Park series.
6/19 4:20 a.m. A fundraiser to benefit the upcoming Wings & Wheels event is happening Saturday morning.
6/18 3:00 p.m. Provisions to pay for the most extreme wildfires through federal disaster funding were included in the Fiscal Year 2016 Interior Appropriations Bill, which was passed by the Senate Appropriations Committee on Thursday.
6/18 10:50 a.m. The Roseburg School Board is moving towards having a weapons policy for district staff members.
6/18 10:30 a.m. The Roseburg School Board approved the budget for the upcoming fiscal year at their meeting Wednesday night.
6/18 10:10 a.m. A man from Parma, Idaho was hurt when he crashed his ATV on the south flats of Banshee Hill at Winchester Bay.
6/18 10:00 a.m. A Roseburg man went to Mercy Medical Center following a rear end collision Wednesday afternoon at the intersection of Melrose Road and Melqua.
6/18 9:45 a.m. A man from Los Molinos, California was hurt when he lost control of his motorcycle on Roberts Creek Road Wednesday afternoon.
6/18 9:30 a.m. A Roseburg woman went to Mercy Medical after a two car accident Wednesday night at the corner of Garden Valley Boulevard and Estelle in Roseburg.
6/18 5:30 a.m. The Douglas County Veterans Forum is inviting the public to welcome soldiers with Charlie Company of the Oregon National Guard as they return home next Wednesday June 24th.
6/18 5:30 a.m. The Douglas County Veterans Forum is inviting the public to welcome soldiers with Charlie Company of the Oregon National Guard as they return home next Wednesday June 24th.
6/18 5:10 a.m. The Buckskin Fire continues to grow. The fire is burning ten miles southwest of Cave Junction on the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest.
6/18 5:00 a.m. The Young Entrepreneur Society of Roseburg is getting ready for its June Entrepreneur Pub Talk on Wednesday June 24th.
6/18 4:40 a.m. Officials with the Roseburg School District say that some new methods for teaching reading to students is leading to big gains in student learning.
6/17 2:30 p.m. Douglas County Commissioners have approved a fee structure for disposing waste at the county landfill and transfer sites but more works remains regarding specifics of the plan.
6/17 11:50 a.m. Roseburg Valley Mall has begun construction to change the layout of stores in the mall.
6/17 11:00 a.m. The Roseburg School Board is meeting Wednesday night.
6/17 10:00 a.m. A fire engulfed the rear quarter of a semi box trailer that was traveling north on Interstate Five Tuesday afternoon.
6/17 9:45 a.m. A Roseburg woman was cited Tuesday afternoon following an incident at a store in the 400 block of Southeast Stephens.
6/17 9:30 a.m. Roseburg Police arrested a man for a parole violation Tuesday night and provided an unusual description for his behavior.
6/17 5:30 a.m. Everyone is safe after lunchtime traffic was brought to a standstill on Garden Valley Boulevard Tuesday when a passenger bus caught on fire on the I-5 overpass.
6/17 5:15 a.m. A citizens group is attempting to recall State Senator Floyd Prozanski.
6/17 4:40 a.m. The Buckskin Fire now covers over 2,200 acres.
6/17 4:20 a.m. A former Douglas County Commissioner will speak at the next meeting of the Douglas Timber Operators.
6/16 3:15 p.m. Dr. Rita Cavin was named the interim president of Umpqua Community College in a special board meeting held Tuesday afternoon.
6/16 1:50 p.m. A large bus caught fire on the Garden Valley interstate 5 overpass in Roseburg Tuesday afternoon.
1/16 10:45 a.m. The City of Winston will have a meeting June 26th designed to be a mid-year check in from the annual goal setting meeting that was held in January.
6/16 10:30 a.m. The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is holding a public meeting in Roseburg Wednesday night to talk about work the agency is doing to try and simplify the state’s fishing regulations.
6/16 10:10 a.m. A Grants Pass area couple is dead and a 28 year old man is in jail on a long list of charges.
6/16 9:30 a.m. An Azalea woman was treated following a single vehicle accident in Myrtle Creek Monday afternoon.
6/16 9:00 a.m. Bike the Burg is a community project of the 3rd cohort of the Ford Family Foundation’s Institute of Leadership.
6/15 5:40 a.m. The Buckskin Fire near Cave Junction has grown to just over 2,000 acres.
6/16 5:20 a.m. Plans are emerging as Douglas County gets ready to welcome back about 135 soldiers.
6/16 5:05 a.m. The Board of Trustees of Umpqua Community College will have a special meeting Tuesday afternoon.