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Douglas County fair manager responds to complaints on fair prices
Responding to recent complaints about the affordability of the Douglas County Fair after it wrapped last week, Douglas County Fair Manager Dan Hults said the price of entry and ride tickets have remained the same over the past four years.Hults said that fair provided many new specials and deals this
New Health Care Facility to go up in Roseburg
DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ore. - Oregon Governor Kate Brown was in Douglas County, taking a look at a new health care facility in Roseburg.
Open house to be held on Roseburg Regional Airport Master Plan update
The event will be held in the Umpqua Room of the Public Safety Center, 700 SE Douglas Ave., Roseburg.
Roseburg transfer station will no longer accept cardboard recyclables
According to a press release issued Wednesday afternoon, county workers have been spending between four and six hours per day sorting and removing soiled or wet cardboard, food, diapers, tobacco products, mail and other debris from the cardboard bin.
Canyonville's Pioneer Days a fun family tradition
CANYONVILLE — Carlie Dossman, 16, of Days Creek enjoyed riding the mechanical bull at Pioneer Park in Canyonville last year, even though it was a challenge to stay on.“It was fun. It was a real leg workout,” she said.The bull ride was a part of the fun during the Pioneer Days festival. During the th
Dutch Bros. celebrates new location in Green
Thousands of drinks flew out of the windows at the grand opening of the first Dutch Bros in Green on Tuesday. By 2 p.m., more than 2,400 free drinks had been served through the walk up and drive thru windows — although few people made it all the way to the window.While the free drinks were the main
No new decisions Wednesday about Roseburg schools superintendent
"We're scheduled for a public meeting regarding the terms of a separation agreement with the former superintendent. At this time, there is no additional discussion regarding that, and so the meeting is adjourned," board Chairman Joseph Garcia said.
Search on for Berkeley man who fell off Oregon waterfall while taking a photo
Authorities say 23-year-old Brian Lewinstein, of Berkeley, California, had crossed a safety fence to snap the photo when he plummeted down an embankment Sunday afternoon.
Douglas County suspends cardboard recycling due to recycle bin contamination
ROSEBURG, Ore. -- Douglas County's Solid Waste Division has been forced to suspend cardboard recycling due to contamination of recycling bins, the county said this week.
Downtown business owner files for Roseburg City Council seat
Steve Kaser, who currently holds the seat, has said hedoes not plan to run for re-election.
Some evacuation levels near the Miles Fire downgraded - KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2
The Miles Fire started on July 15 after a thunderstorm passed over the area. Since then, it has grown to cover 45,606 acres. The fire was 15% contained at the time this article was published.
Judge rules against dismissal in case against Roseburg teen
ROSEBUEG, Ore. -- A Douglas County judge on Monday morning ruled against a teenager accused of killing three members of his foster family.Lawyers for Kevin Adams, 16, said his case should be tried in juvenile court. The judge disagreed, pointingout that the case was never in juvenile court, and the
Adapt will provide mental health services for Roseburg School District
A recently signed agreement with Adapt will make way for mental health services for students in the Roseburg School District.The memorandum of understanding between the school district and Adapt was approved by the school board at their board meeting on Aug. 8 and it was signed Tuesday by Adapt offi
Police: Woman arrested at DHS in Roseburg after 'threatening to blow up building'
ROSEBURG, Ore. -- A Grants Pass woman was arrested Friday in Roseburg after causing a scene at the Department of Human Services, police said.
Kool Coastal Nights coming up
Sponsored by Dean’s Mountain Logging Company, Larry and Barbara Hathaway, Les Schwab Tire Centers, Lower Umpqua Hospital District, Salmon Harbor Marina, Mast Brothers Towing and Recovery, Napa-Davison Auto Parts and the Reedsport / Winchester Bay Chamber of Commerce. The show takes place on Beach Bo
Roseburg City Council approves ordinance on Uber, Lyft services
The Roseburg City Council Monday unanimously approved an ordinance regulating ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft.There was briefly an Uber service in town back in February, but the business stopped offering rides after the city threatened it with fines of up to $1,500 a day for failing to foll
Oakland man loses home in trailer fire
When firefighters arrived at the scene, the blaze had spread to nearby vegetation, and a spot fire was burning several hundred feet up a hillside.
Two years later, people continue to play Pokemon Go
The streets are empty in Downtown Roseburg on Saturday morning. It’s 10 a.m., and Lela DeHerrera, 28, and her husband Robert DeHerrera, 28, of Roseburg, can be seen sitting on a bench on Jackson Street with their phones out. As they're tapping away on their touch screens, the duo are interacting wit
Some evacuation notices downgraded near the Miles Fire - KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2
The Miles Fire started on July 15 after a thunderstorm passed over the area. Since then, it has grown to cover 45,150 acres. The fire was 12% contained at the time this article was published.
Mid-century modern home in Roseburg place on National Register of Historic Places
The Dr. Robert R. and Mary Helen Mooers House "is a single-story, side-gabled mid-century modern residence. It was designed by architects Raymond Kermit Thompson and Polly Povey Thompson, combining elements of the popular Ranch Style with design elements associated with the architect-driven Contempo