Articles tagged with: Douglas County

26 May 2015

Two teens drown in South Umpqua River over the weekend

Posted in Local

Roseburg, Ore. -- Two teenage boys are dead after they were dared to swim across the South Umpqua River. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to a water rescue on the river at the end ...

13 April 2015

Sutherlin man missing after canoe capsizes

Posted in Regional

Sutherlin, Ore. --- One Sutherlin man is missing after his canoe capsized on the Umpqua River.The Douglas County Sheriff's Office says they responded to the capsized boat Sunday morning, April 12th, ...

13 April 2015

Teen dead after crashing into embankment

Posted in Local

Douglas County--  A teenager is dead after driving her car 40 feet over an embankment and crashing into a tree in Douglas County. It happened on Highway 38 near milepost 49. Oregon State Police s ...

13 April 2015

Two dead and two injured in car crash

Posted in Local

Douglas County-- Two people are dead and two others are injured after a vehicle drove off the highway and down onto the bank of the North Umpqua River. The exact time of the crash is unknown, but Or ...

23 March 2015

Douglas County man shot while driving

Posted in Local

Roseburg, Ore. --- A Douglas County man was shot at while he was driving over the weekend.The Douglas County Sheriff's Office says on March 22nd around 6:00 Sunday night, 83-year-old Robert Dibala r ...

18 February 2015

Parents charged with murder after 7-week-old infant dies

Posted in Local

Glendale, Ore. --- The Douglas County Sheriff's Office says a seven-week-old infant died from starvation.On January 22nd, first responders were called to a home on the 800 block of Willis Avenue in ...

10 February 2015

Roseburg resident arrested on murder charges

Posted in Local

Roseburg, Ore. --- The investigation into the death of a Douglas county man continues.The Douglas County Major Crimes Team says Justin Davis was found deceased on February 5th at a residence in the ...

10 November 2014

Missing hunter in Douglas County has been found

Posted in Local

Douglas County, Ore. --- A hunter who went missing last week in Douglas County has been found alive.Officials say Josiah Stritzke was hunting with his uncle last Thursday when he went after a deer a ...

07 November 2014

Missing hunter in Boulder Creek Wilderness area

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. -- The Douglas County Sheriff's Office is asking for your help in locating 30 year old Josiah Stritzke. Officials say Stritzke's uncle reported him missing on Thursday evening and said h ...

30 October 2014

Fatal hunting accident in Douglas County

Posted in Local

Updated (10/31 10:50am) Officials say the victim of the fatal hunting accident is 20 year old Rachel Frerichs from Roseburg. Rachel was hunting with her father, 49 year old Don Frerichs when she wa ...