The Roseburg Fire Department was called out to a natural cover fire Monday afternoon at Gaddis Park, near the Umpqua River, where callers reported seeing smoke in the area. RFD officials say a witness told authorities a male wearing all black was seen in the area of the burned vegetation prior to the firefighter’s arrival.
The Roseburg City Council is expected to vote Monday evening on an ordinance that would allow licensed medical marijuana dispensaries to open shop as early as November 1st.
A new study released Monday found that warming temperatures in Pacific Ocean waters off the coast of North America over the past century closely followed natural changes in the wind, not increases in greenhouse gases related to global warming.
Authorities are taking extra care to wipe down the weight room, showers and locker rooms at the Myrtle Point Junior-Senior High School where at least two students have contracted a skin infection known as MRSA.
A Myrtle Creek woman is collecting jeans and jackets this week to help victims who lost everything to a fire in Weed, California last week. There are a couple of ways you can help the cause.
Anyone with expired or unwanted prescription drugs will be able to dispose of them from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. this Saturday (September 27) at the Canyonville-South Umpqua Fire Department in Canyonville.
Thousands of people across the country walked to end Alzheimer's disease over the weekend, including many in the Roseburg area where more than $34,000 was raised for the cause.
A woman died and two men were injured when two motorcycles crashed Saturday night on an Interstate 5 southbound on-ramp just north of Roseburg, Oregon State Police officials said.
The Linn County district attorney has cleared a Springfield police officer who shot a 44-year-old woman after she pointed a realistic-looking pellet gun at officers following a car chase last month.
The Roseburg Fire Department is investigating the cause of a fire that burned the back porch of a home on NE Rifle Range Road in Roseburg.
You can get a look at the latest in home construction this coming weekend.
After assessing the damage of the fire in its Weed Veneer facility, Roseburg Forest Products has announced its response plan for the employees of the Weed facility.
After one of their own died on Tuesday, the Fast Stop Market on Diamond Lake Boulevard is helping raise money for the family of Lori Lynn Rothrock.
A Jack Russell terrier that went missing from its Pennsylvania home has turned up at an animal shelter nearly 3,000 miles away.
Authorities say a driver has been cited after a truck hauling lumber products crashed at an Umpqua River bridge in southern Oregon, leaving the truck trailer hanging over the bridge railing above the waterway.
Caden Teddleton survived a fire in Coquille that claimed the lives of two Roseburg boys, Christopher and Grayson Thorp.
A Coos Bay teen is in critical condition Thursday night after cliff jumping near Sunset Bay State Park.
Four of 15 competitors will compete for the title of Bay Area Teen Idol Saturday, Sept. 20 in Coos Bay. Bay Area Teen Idol features contestants from Coos and Western Douglas County ages 13 to 18.
The state Bureau of Labor and Industries says more than 140,000 Oregon workers will get a pay raise when the minimum wage goes up the first of the year.
Should teen offenders be let out on field trips? The Washington County teen accused of raping a woman outside Autzen Stadium last weekend was participating in a program that stresses alternatives to putting juvenile offenders under lock and key. But the On Your Side Investigators uncovered reports that show such alternatives have been called into question.
The November general election is right around the corner, and the Douglas County Clerk’s Office has released updated voter registration and ballot information.
Family and friends of Lori Lynn Rothrock, the victim in Tuesday's homicide at a Roseburg convenience store, are still trying to cope with her death as suspect John Joseph Flannigan is arraigned via video conference from the Douglas County jail Wednesday.
The U.S. Forest Service is looking for volunteers for the National Public Lands Day cleanup September 27 at the Umpqua Hot Springs trail head to replace a signboard, pick up litter, and remove brush and invasive weeds. Umpqua National Forest officials say the site is the portal to popular hot springs where heavy use has created damage to the site such as graffiti, unsightly camping sites, and litter.
A Roseburg Forest Products plant was evacuated Monday due to the Boles Fire burning in northern California. RFP officials are on-site assessing damages.
A Klamath Falls man convicted of striking and injuring his infant son earlier this year has been sentenced to seven years in prison.
The teenager accused of raping a woman near Autzen Stadium Saturday night was visiting Eugene to watch the Oregon Ducks game Saturday with a group of 12 other juveniles and four supervising adults, the Washington County Juvenile Department said.
A fire in the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest about 15 miles west of Grants Pass grew to nearly 3 square miles, or about 2,000 acres.
Armed law enforcement officers arrested a homicide suspect Tuesday afternoon after police found a woman dead at the Fast Stop convenience store earlier that morning, Roseburg Police said.
The 36 Pit wildfire in Clackamas County spread through the night, and authorities said Tuesday morning that its area has grown by about half overnight.
A Gig Harbor man is dead and a woman is hospitalized in critical condition after their first date went horribly awry, Pierce County sheriff's officials said.
The air-quality index reached unhealthy levels for many parts of Oregon's Willamette Valley as wildfire smoke drifted south from the 36 Pit Fire.
A health advisory is in effect for the Tenmile Lakes south of Reedsport after the Oregon Health Authority reported high levels of toxic blue-green algae in the water.
A young man died and a young woman was seriously injured in a car crash late Saturday night when an SUV rolled down a 40-foot embankment off of Old Stagecoach Road north of Highway 126 West, Oregon State Troopers said. Dispatchers received reports of the crash early Monday morning.