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US 30 Fatal, March 23

On March 22, 2017, at about 9:55 a.m., Oregon State Police Troopers from the St. Helens Worksite responded to a five vehicle crash on US 30 near milepost 10.5, just east of the Sauvie Island Bridge....
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One Man Crime Spree, March 23

On March 21st, 2017, at about 9:00 p.m., Sherman Lee Plale, age 42 of Myrtle Creek, was arrested on Corvallis Avenue, west of the Douglas County Fairgrounds, after a Roseburg Police K-9 unit tracked him down...
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Forest Activities Public Comments Sought, March 22

Each year the Oregon Department of Forestry invites public comment on work plans, called Annual Operations Plans (AOPs), outlining state forest activities for an upcoming fiscal year. Starting today, through 5...
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Douglas Co. Poacher Arrested, March 21

The Oregon State Police Fish and Wildlife Division executed a search warrant early Sunday morning, concluding a year and half long investigation into the unlawful take of several black tail deer. Oregon State...
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Burglars Caught, March 21

In two separate events, deputies arrested three burglars over the last two days. On Sunday, March 19, 2017, at approximately 7:00 pm, a deputy was dispatched to a report of a burglary in progress in the...
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Stolen Vehicle Pursuit, March 21

On Saturday, March 18, 2017 a deputy observed a 1995 Acura Integra being operated by 34 year old Terry Thomas of Roseburg. The vehicle had previously been reported as stolen. The deputy attempted to stop...
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Spring is the Time to Clean Up, March 21

Now is the time to start removing brush and debris from around your homes, and rainy spring days are the best time to get your backyard burning accomplished. If you do burn please be safe as debris burning is...
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Elliott State Forest, March 21

An effort to keep the Elliott State Forest of Southwest Oregon in the public’s hands began Monday at the State Capitol in Salem with a hearing on a bill introduced by Sen. Arnie Roblan (D-Coos Bay).  Senate...
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Missing Female Found Deceased, March 20

On March 16th, 2017, the Josephine County Sheriff's Office was notified of a deceased female located in the 100 Block of Lone Mountain Rd, Obrien Oregon. The Josephine County Major Response Team was activated...