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Curtin Days Creek Dillard
Drain Elkton Gardiner
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Myrtle Creek Oakland Reedsport
Riddle Roseburg Scottsburg
Sutherlin Tenmile Tiller
Umpqua Winchester Winchester Bay
Winston Yoncalla Wilbur
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News in Douglas County, Oregon
Douglas County manager ready to lead
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 01:55:55 -0700
Jim Nichols is finishing his third week as manager of Douglas County. He replaces Steve Mokrohisky who left in April for a job in Oregon. Nichols was one of 72 applicants for the job. Most recently he was assistant city manager for Midland, Texas. He will be making $172,000 a year. Lake Tahoe News caught […]
Couple accused of trafficking meth in Douglas County
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:04:08 -0700
The Douglas Interagency Narcotics Team intercepted a pound of methamphetamine bound for Douglas County on Saturday.
One found dead in Roseburg mobile home fire
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:19:08 -0700
According to Douglas County Fire District 2 officials firefighters arrived at the house on Club Street just before 1 a.m. Monday morning, finding front half of the double wide mobile home engulfed in flames.
Riverside homicide victim shot multiple times - Tue, 07 Oct 2014 PST
Tue, 07 Oct 2014 14:26:33 -0700
Police have said that homicide victim Patrick M. Alltus, 39, was shot multiple times in his home at 151 Hosheit Road in Riverside. His body was found by a friend on Sunday.
Editorials from around Oregon
Mon, 06 Oct 2014 14:10:25 -0700
Newspaper editorials from around Oregon The (Roseburg) News-Review, Oct. 5, on resignation of Roseburg VA director An improved housing market has turned out to be beneficial for veterans in Douglas County. The sale of Roseburg Veterans Affairs Director Carol Bogedain's home prompted her to move up her ...
Car collides with Oregon log truck; 2 killed
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:33:10 -0700
The Associated Press
Green Diamond selling sawmill
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:45:28 -0700
Timber company doubles land with Oregon purchase California Redwood Co., a subsidiary of Green Diamond, owner of the largest timber holdings in Del Norte County, is selling its sawmill in Humboldt County. The move to sell comes soon after Green Diamond Resource Co. nearly doubled its timber land with a 600,000-acre purchase in Southern Oregon.
Good season for grapes, hazelnuts in Douglas County
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 11:19:08 -0700
The harvest of hazelnuts and wine grapes has overflowed plenty of bins in the last month or so for central Douglas County growers.
Police Seize More Than 13 lbs. of Pot
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:30:45 -0700
ROSEBURG, Ore. — Police seized more than 13 pounds of marijuana in two separate traffic stops in Douglas County. Oregon State Police say they pulled over a 21-year-old woman for speeding at about 6:30 p.m. Monday near Roseburg. They say they found more than four pounds of pot in the trunk, valued at $10,000 and … Continue reading »
UPDATE: Teenagers wanted for questioning in Okanogan County homicide located in Oregon
Mon, 06 Oct 2014 16:15:12 -0700
OKANOGAN COUNTY, Wash. - The two teenagers wanted for questioning in an Okanogan County homicide have been located in Oregon, according to Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers. Parker M. Bachtold and Shalin E. Alltus were found with the murder victim's pickup just south of Eugene, Oregon. Both were taken into custody.