Congress has created Postal Service crisis: Guest opinion
Thanks to The Oregonian for again engaging the debate about the future of the U.S. Postal Service.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
VA director announces retirement
Roseburg Veterans Affairs Medical Center Director Carol Bogedain will retire in January, according to an email announcement sent to VA employees this afternoon and forwarded to The News-Review by a VA employee.
Why I stayed dry for the ALS challenge | Moms
About: Robbin is transplanted from Atlanta, Georgia, married to a native Oregonian who brought her to Roseburg to follow his career as an attorney.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Study: One in five Oregon students miss 10 percent of school days
Roseburg school psychologist Karen O'Brien said their district's rates mirror the state issue, and educators plan to focus on improving attendance this year.
Feature Photos: Roseburg Marching Ensemble band camp
Members of the Roseburg Marching Ensemble are tuning up for a new school year at a marching band camp that continues through Friday at Fremont Middle School in Roseburg.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Local TV Station KTVZ
Prineville man hurt in motorcycle-deer crash
Two serious-injury motorcycle crashes on Sunday involving deer on the highway -- one involving a Prineville man -- serve as reminders to be alert while traveling, Oregon State Police said Monday.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
'The guys definitely don't like being beat by a girl, and that happens'
In the male-dominated sport of dirt track racing, Raquel Ivie is proving that women can win when tearing up the track.
Editorial: Bonuses for VA executives must come to an end
Through a Freedom of Information Act request, The News-Review learned that top administrators at the Roseburg VA Medical Center reaped more than $80,000 in bonuses over the past five years.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Editorial: Roses & thorns
Congratulations to Taylor Krussow of Douglas High School in Winston for earning All-American status at a National Cheerleaders Association camp in July at Oregon State University in Corvallis.
Roseburg Honda adds to online research tools
By now, there should be little to no surprise that any product research a customer does, starts with their desktop, laptop or tablet computer.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
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.