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Feature Photo: Road warriors
Log in with a subscription to read the full story. Each user who logs in with a subscription will be entered in a monthly drawing.* A worker from Gage It Construction looks away from a shower of sparks while a co-worker cuts through a damaged guardrail Monday on North Umpqua Highway, about 2miles east of Roseburg.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Local TV Station KTVZ
Default rate jeopardizes aid for Umpqua CC
By next year, students at Umpqua Community College may face losing access to key federal student aid because former students are defaulting at such high rates on their loans.
Yellowstone Club trustee seeks bounty hunters to find Tim Blixseth assets
The trustee representing Yellowstone Club creditors is looking for bounty hunters who can uncover assets the luxury resort's co-founder may have hidden from bankruptcy proceedings.
TeSoAria: Bull's Blood Supply
We arrived at TeSoAria a half-hour before it was scheduled to close on a Thursday evening.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Neighbors evacuated as crews battle Roseburg house fire
Firefighters evacuated homes on Plateau Drive as they battled a house fire on the street Tuesday afternoon.
Oregon DA: Sleeping Man Killed by Drive-by Gunfire
Authorities say a man driving by an Oregon beach parking lot in the night shot at least five vehicles, killing a man sleeping in one, and then apparently shot and killed himself.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Coos Bay looks to Roseburg's example on panhandling
COOS BAY, Ore. - You may not be allowed to give to panhandlers from your car after Tuesday's Coos Bay City Council meeting.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Pickup truck hits bicyclist from behind: 3rd such incident in 4 days, police say
A Grants Pass man was cited for careless driving after he hit a bicyclist from behind Saturday morning on Rogue River Highway, according to state police.
Publisher's Notebook: So, there was this time I was at the Denver airport ...
As agents for the Transportation Security Administration were profiling me last week at the Denver Airport - which appears to be staffed, incidentally, by the Taliban - I thought a bit about how far we've come since 9/11.
Editor's Notebook: City Editor Don Jenkins leaves his mark as he moves along
Douglas County lost a fine newsman Saturday. That was the day City Editor Don Jenkins turned in his key to The News-Review with plans to head up Interstate 5. Don isn't leaving journalism.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Humane treatment is a priority for Elissa Thau
Elissa Thau raises sheep on lush green grass in Roseburg, Oregon. It's a gentle business.
Ask A Master Gardener: How do I build a compost pile?
The compost area of the Master Gardeners Discovery Garden near River Forks Park west of Roseburg has on display a representation of both commercial and home-built composting bins.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Killer Jesse Fanus' privileges on death row better than many other prisoners, corrections officials says
Jesse Fanus listens Wednesday, April 21, 1999, in Roseburg, Oregon, as a guilty verdict for the murder of 82-year-old retired Maj.
Passing train likely started pair of brush fires near Roseburg
ROSEBURG, Ore. - Sparks from a passing train likely started two fast-moving brush fires along Roberts Mountain Road on Friday, one of which briefly threatened a home.
Roseburg firefighters stop fire on deck from spreading to house
A fire did $1,000 damage to a deck and furniture Thursday evening. The resident was home inside the Chinaberry Avenue rental house when she smelled smoke, the Roseburg Fire Department said.
Local TV Station KTVZ
Inmate on death row sues to be moved
Though the Oregon Supreme Court overturned his death sentence in 2012, convicted killer Jesse Fanus has remained on death row.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Richardson raises $350,000 in a month in race for Oregon governor
State Rep. Dennis Richardson's campaign said Thursday that the Republican has raised $350,000 for his gubernatorial campaign in the last month.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Photo & video: Pink Martini with Storm Large entertains Roseburg crowd
Portland-based Pink Martini performs at the final Music on the Half Shell concert of the season in Roseburg Tuesday.
Death Notices for August 12, 2014
Vida W. Mizejewski Age 95, of Roseburg, Oregon, passed away on Saturday, August 9, 2014.