9 hrs ago
Death Notices for July 30, 2014
Laveta Melvina Holteen Age 73, of Roseburg, Oregon, passed away on Thursday, July 24, 2014.
12 hrs ago
The Ashland Daily Tidings
Sweep uncovers unlicensed contractors in Southern Oregon
The state Construction Contractors Board said today it is looking into 34 potential violations in Southern Oregon after investigators last week showed up at 279 job sites here checking for unlicensed contractors.
16 hrs ago
VA schedulers in Oregon felt pressure to falsify appointment data, audit shows
House Veterans' Affairs Chairman Jeff Miller, R-Fla., joined by Speaker of the House John Boehner of Ohio, left, and incoming Majority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., right, speaks to reporters Tuesday about the VA reform bill he negotiated with Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-VT, the chairman of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee.
20 hrs ago
Guest column: Remembering when James Garner learned a little about Douglas County
It would be difficult to say that James Garner was the most famous or influential person I've met in Douglas County, considering that I've talked with civil rights activist Jesse Jackson and presidential candidate Barack Obama during stopovers in Roseburg.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Roseburg VA and Cow Creek Tribe strike a deal on vet services
The Cow Creek Tribe made a services agreement with the Veterans Affairs Roseburg Healthcare System Monday, who will reimburse the Cow Creek Wellness Center on healthcare giiven to veterans of the tribe.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
In Culture News: Shabazz Palaces Gets Pitchforked, Free Money Is Up...
In Culture News : Shabazz Palaces Gets Pitchforked, Free Money Is Up for Grabs, and a Surprising Lack of Jacob Lawrence Pitchfork Bestows an 8.2 Rating on Shabazz Palaces' Lese Majesty : Today on Pitchfork , critic Craig Jenkins lavished praise on Seattle hiphop innovators Shabazz Palaces' new album, Lese Majesty .
Suspicious fires, unattended campfires keep crews busy
ROSEBURG, Ore. - Firefighters had a busy weekend responding to human-caused fires - including some supsicious blazes now under investigation.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Editorial: Roseburg VA employee dissatisfaction points to problems
We'd like to think Roseburg is different. That a place with such beautiful scenery and friendly, helpful people could avoid corrosive work environments.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
The Salinas Californian
Week in ReviewWeek in ReviewU.S. Marine bugler Stephen K. Palad, a...
U.S. Marine bugler Stephen K. Palad, a member of a military honor guard from the Engineer Services Company in Springfield, Ore., performs Taps during a memorial service for Joseph Raymond Giesel on Monday, July 21, 2014 at the Roseburg National Cemetery Annex in Roseburg, Ore.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Youth group changes world for Roseburg family
The group World Changers brought over 200 students to Douglas County for a summer of work projects.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Community, bank celebrate Micelli Park improvements
City officials and members of the community gathered at Micelli Park to celebrate a brand new playground Tuesday.
Marine Corps Times
Officer who trained first black Marines laid to rest
A Marine Honor Guard folds a ceremonial flag during a July 21 memorial service for Joseph Raymond Giesel at the Roseburg National Cemetery Annex in Rosebureg, Ore.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Medford Mail Tribune
Camera systems have become eyes in the sky for fire watchers
Fire officials on the Powell District of the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forest in Idaho are testing a new system that allows them to remotely monitor wildfires.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Missing Korean War veteran, 88, who left Clark County home, found in Oregon
A missing 88-year-old Korean War veteran who left his Clark County home has been safely located in Oregon, according to authorities.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Jail inmate walks away from work crew in Roseburg
A jail inmate due to be released July 24 walked away from a work crew assignment at the County Courthouse on Wednesday morning, the Douglas County Sheriff's Office said Friday afternoon.
The Ashland Daily Tidings
Native American students get an early introduction to the university experience
Native American youth are improving their chances for success in college and beyond through Konaway Nika Tillicum, a weeklong camp at Southern Oregon University.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Wildlife Safari to debut Elephant Waterhole
Wildlife Safari near Roseburg will celebrate the grand opening of the wild animal park's Elephant Waterhole, Friday to Sunday, Aug. 1-3.
Terri Horman files to change her name
The Medford Mail Tribune reports Terri Horman filed a petition June 30 with the Douglas County Circuit Court to change her name to Claire Stella Sullivan.