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Man Arrested for Burglary in Roseburg
Mon, 19 Jan 2015 06:02:09 -0800

ROSEBURG, Ore. — The Roseburg Police Department arrested 56-year-old Steven Martin Friday night in Canyonville. Police say on January 3, Martin broke into Oregon Tool and Supply in Roseburg. Officers distributed pictures from surveillance video showing the suspect and the car he used during the burglary to local law enforcement. Friday night, after a tip … Continue reading »

Roseburg Man Arrested for Abuse
Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:30:32 -0800

ROSEBURG, Ore. — A Roseburg man is in jail, accused of sexually abusing an 8-year-old girl. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office arrested 28-year-old Jesse Ray Dubois on charges of first degree sexual abuse Tuesday night. Detectives say a woman from the Roseburg area reported the abuse Tuesday night after her daughter told her what happened.

Roseburg Police asking for help in identifying store thief
Fri, 09 Jan 2015 17:06:12 -0800

Roseburg, Ore. --- Roseburg Police are asking for your help in identifying a store thief. They say the man pictured robbed the Oregon Tool and Supply store last Friday; he allegedly chiseled his way into the back of the store and stole over $8,000 worth of merchandise. Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Roseburg Police Department at 541-492-6760. Oregon , Oregon Tool and Supply ...

Crook County breezes to team title; Gunnar Robirts stuns Sam Colbray: Reser’s Tournament of Champions 2015
Sat, 24 Jan 2015 20:37:31 -0800

Roseburg finishes second with four individual titles

ODOT adding road cams in southern Oregon to update TripCheck
Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:42:53 -0800

ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — Drivers on Interstate 5 in Douglas County and other southern Oregon highways will soon have access to better information about weather and road conditions. New cameras and weather stations are being connected to the Oregon Department of Transportation's TripCheck website. ...

Drug Dog Forced to Retire
Fri, 16 Jan 2015 16:30:26 -0800

ROSEBURG, Ore. — A drug dog in Douglas County is being forced into early retirement because of Oregon’s recently passed recreational marijuana law. But, her skills won’t go to waste. The passage of Measure 91 in November has a lot of state agencies making adjustments before the law takes effect this July, and that includes … Continue reading »

Roseburg uses fast start to leave Aloha behind 59-36: 2014 Nike Interstate Shootout
Sat, 27 Dec 2014 19:38:00 -0800

LAKEE OSWEGO - Roseburg started fast and finished faster on Saturday and used that edge to beat Aloha 59-36 in the first round of the Les Schwab Bracket at the Nike Interstate Shootout at Lake Oswego High School. Roseburg (5-2) sped out to a 12-2 lead at the end of...

Huffman promises work on vet care
Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:17:01 -0800

VA: No plans for a Crescent City clinic Del Norte County’s congressman says he will work with the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to make it easier for veterans in his district to get the health care they need. But according to the interim director of the VA Roseburg Health System, reopening a clinic in Crescent City is not on the agenda. “It’s a terrible thing when the vets have a clinic in their ...

Two Burglaries Reported in Roseburg
Mon, 29 Dec 2014 15:30:21 -0800

ROSEBURG, Ore. — A suspect search is under way in Roseburg where two burglaries were reported in two days. Police say Saturday evening a woman broke into a home on the 600 block of Shadow Ranch Lane. A resident was home at the time and the suspect took her purse and prescription medications. She’s described … Continue reading »

Affordable Care Act penalty: Roseburg nonprofit says it can't afford insurance, plans to pay fine
Tue, 30 Dec 2014 05:10:34 -0800

Adapt, a Roseburg-based nonprofit that provides health care in three Southern Oregon counties, says it can't afford to provide health care insurance for its own staff and is making plans to pay a hefty federal fine.