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News in Douglas County, Oregon
Fatal Motorcycle Crash in Douglas County
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:47:28 -0700
DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ore. — A crash along Highway 138E about 22 miles east of Glide near Dry Creek in Douglas County took the life of two people on a motorcycle. According to the Oregon State Police Sgt. Matt Bowersox, on Sunday at about 3:00 p.m. a 2003 Harley Davidson driven by Scotty Schull, 47 of … Continue reading »
Haze & Smoke Return to Southern Oregon
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 08:17:09 -0700
WEATHER DISCUSSION A fire weather warning is in effect through 10am Friday for the Cascades and Eastern Douglas County. This warning is for very dry air and conditions that promote active wildfire behavior. Winds will shift again for today, helping to bring smoke back into Central Siskiyou County and much of Southern Oregon. The … Continue reading »
Douglas County deer dying from rare disease
Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:04:08 -0700
More than 100 deer have died from epizootic hemorrhagic disease, also known as EHD. Experts say it's the first time they have seen the disease in this area of Oregon.
Fatal motorcycle crash near Cottage Grove
Sat, 06 Sep 2014 10:16:50 -0700
Oregon State Police are continuing to investigate a fatal motorcycle crash that happened Friday afternoon.
Over 12 fires sparked along I-5 near Myrtle Creek by passing van
Fri, 05 Sep 2014 07:59:14 -0700
Firefighters are working to douse over a dozen small grass fires burning along Interstate 5 near Myrtle Creek Thursday night after they were sparked by a van with a malfunctioning catalytic converter, Douglas County Fire Officials said.
1 arrested in Oregon convenience store homicide
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:39:36 -0700
Police in the southern Oregon city of Roseburg say they have arrested a man in the death of a 38-year-old woman killed early Tuesday at the convenience store where she worked.
1 arrested in S. Ore. convenience store homicide
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:34:15 -0700
ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — Police in the southern Oregon city of Roseburg say they have arrested a man in the death of a 38-year-old woman killed early Tuesday at the convenience store where she worked. The Roseburg News-Review reports that officers responding shortly after 3 a. ...
ISP Requested to Investigate a Motorcycle Crash
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:07:05 -0700
Idaho State Police has been requested by the Boise County Sheriff's Office to investigate a motorcycle crash that occurred on Sunday on Highway 21.
No Warrant Needed for Animal Abuse
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:35:21 -0700
WHITE CITY, Ore. — Jackson County Sheriff’s Department officials say their first priority in the field is to protect life and property. That now includes animals. A case in Douglas County, where an officer went onto private land to help a starving horse he believed was in danger of dying. The Oregon Supreme Court ruled … Continue reading »
Cooler Fall-Like Temperatures on the Way
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:02:36 -0700
WEATHER DISCUSSION The ridge of high pressure that has been bringing the hot and dry weather to our region will begin breaking down these next few days. Winds remain out of the south today and this continues to allow smoke to move into Southern Oregon. We now have another wildfire in our region, the … Continue reading »