Thursday May 16
Local TV Station KTVZ
Vandals taking Oregon coast park fees
The tubes are used to collect day-use fees at sites in the Siuslaw National Forest and the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area, but they are being vandalized by thieves.
Mon May 13, 2013
Agenda 2013: Logging protesters should face financial liability
The Elliott State Forest , east of Reedsport, is but a sliver of some 30 million acres of private and public timberland in Oregon.
Sun May 05, 2013
Police seek masked man suspected of robbing drive-thru coffee shop
Police are still looking for a man they say robbed a drive-thru coffee shop in Junction City at gunpoint Sunday morning, officials said.
Sat May 04, 2013
Editorial: Separate bill to protect wilderness unnecessary
Oregon has many natural and scenic treasures worthy of protection. We support establishing wild and scenic rivers and wilderness areas.
Fri May 03, 2013
Ballots mailed to 62,773 Douglas County voters for May 21 election
The Douglas County Clerk's Office today mailed ballots to 62,773 voters for the May 21 election, Chief Deputy Clerk Jeff Doty said.
Thu May 02, 2013
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Police ID woman killed near Winchester Bay, Ore.
The Douglas County Major Crime Team says 57-year-old Kirsten Elaine Englund of Castro Valley, Calif., was found dead Sunday at the Winchester Bay Wayfinding Point, located along U.S. Highway 101 about three miles south of Reedsport.
Wed May 01, 2013
Medford Mail Tribune
Oregon man is suspect in carjacking, murder
An Oregon man arrested on suspicion of carjacking and kidnapping a man at gunpoint and nearly carjacked a woman during a wild crime spree in Northern California, also may be linked to the death of a woman in Oregon, authorities said Tuesday.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Ore. police talk to man in lighthouse death
Two state police detectives have gone to California to talk to a man about the slaying of a woman whose body was found near the Umpqua Lighthouse.
Douglas County companies' rail link to coastal port complete
For the first time in six years, a freight train carrying plywood left Roseburg Forest Products' mill in Coquille on Monday.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Citing 'environmental terrorism,' Oregon House passes bills targeting tree-sitters, environmental activists
With talk about "environmental terrorism," the Oregon House approved two bills Tuesday that target tree sitters and other environmental activists who interfere with logging in state forests.
Woman found dead near lighthouse
A couple found the body of a woman at the bottom of a steep hill below a popular Pacific Ocean overlook along Highway 101 on Sunday morning.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Got drugs? Saturday is national Drug Takeback Day
In Douglas County, there is no actual organized event because the county is equipped with year-round drug drop boxes.