Oregon State Police (OSP), Coos County Sheriff’s Office, and the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office K-9 unit are searching for two Shutter Creek Correctional Institution inmates that jumped a fence and escaped at 7:45 a.m. Sunday.
The suspect shot and killed in Friday’s seven-hour standoff has been identified as Mark C. Hawkins by the Salem Police Department. Hawkins shot at officers multiple times during hours of negotiation.
The district says they are working on the terms of a tentative agreement which will be finalized at a public meeting.
Douglas County is one of 18 O&C counties in western Oregon affected. Commissioner Tim Freeman says if this plan is adopted there will be a dramatic change in the way county government is run.
It cries, breathes, and even has a heartbeat, but this is a new high-fidelity infant simulator, which is helping medical professionals at the hospital practice real-life emergencies.
Doug Paxton has been appointed as the new director. He's worked in seven VA healthcare systems across the country and he's also an Army veteran himself.
On Saturday, May 2 at 2 p.m., Wyden will be at Umpqua Community College's Jacoby Auditorium for the Roseburg town hall meeting.
Searchers believe they have located the wreckage of an airplane missing since the aircraft left Creswell on Tuesday.
The office will be closed each day from noon to 1:00 p.m.
That spending supported 769 jobs in the local area and had a cumulative benefit to the local economy of over $61 million, according to the NPS.
The trial for a former police officer accused of killing an Oregon woman whose body was found in a suitcase along a rural Wisconsin highway has been delayed until November.
Anyone interested in helping support the Datan Family in their time of loss with monetary contributions can do so in one of two ways.
Three Douglas County men have been arrested following an online operation by Myrtle Creek Police to nab suspects looking to have sex with minors in the Myrtle Creek area.
Every year the Lions choose a project to donate the profits from their See's Candy Sale at Easter.
Experts say Lyme disease is carried by deer ticks and transferred to people when an infected tick latches on to a human. They also say you can use preventative measures like tucking your shirt in and pulling your socks over your shoes.
Wednesday night, law enforcement experts voiced their opinion of the bill that would require background checks for nearly all gun sales.
Prosecutors want Shaun Lowry to serve 18 years in prison for hitting and killing a pedestrian while driving drunk in August 2013.
Deputies also learned the man had threatened his 55-year-old father's life and held a knife to his throat, according to the police report.
The Governor's Commission on the Law Enforcement Medal of Honor will hold an emergency telephonic meeting Friday to review a request to present the Medal of Ultimate Sacrifice to the family of fallen Coos County Sheriff's Deputy Gil Datan.
According to program officials, it’s critical that children become strong, enthusiastic readers. Up to the third grade, children learn to read. After the third grade, they read to learn.
Heavy traffic congestion and long delays have occurred the previous two Sundays as weekend travelers return home to northern Oregon and Washington
The Department of Veterans Affairs initiated the VA2K Walk and Roll in 2011 to promote wellness and support homeless Veterans by accepting donations during the event.
Searchers are focused on the area where a missing plane last appeared on radar Tuesday afternoon before disappearing.
It was all about appreciating the earth Wednesday and Douglas County went all out with the Earth Day and Energy Fair.
Nearly 200 people travelled to the area to learn about Oregon’s heritage and the rich history of the south coast.
A plane that left Creswell on Tuesday has been reported missing, the Oregon Civil Air Patrol said.
Come July 1st, there will be more options for air travelers available as United Airlines brings a new flight from Denver to North Bend.
The Bureau of Land Management opened Tyee last month and Susan Creek opened last Friday.
It’s been four months since the Festival of Lights ended and all the displays are gone except for the giant Nutcracker. Crews had planned to take it apart on Tuesday but discovered an owl had made a nest and laid seven eggs.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held Sunday, April 26th at 3:30 p.m. at North Bend High School. A reception for family, friends and local law enforcement officers will be held afterward.
Anchor Soul’s Band will be playing during the rink's two-hour session, which begins at 6 p.m..
Umi Garrett, a 13-year-old pianist who has gained international attention after appearing on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” when she was eight, is performing at Marshfield High School Auditorium in Coos Bay, Oregon on Sunday, May 17
The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife and Georgia Pacific are sponsoring a day of fishing at Olalla Reservoir.