Articles tagged with: Myrtle Creek

10 August 2015

Baby, 1, badly burned in shed fire

Posted in Local

Myrtle Creek, Ore. --- A baby was badly burned after being too close to a shed fire in Myrtle Creek. Douglas County Sheriff's Office says a seven-year-old girl was playing with a lighter and started ...

13 July 2015

Myrtle Creek man charged with attempted murder

Posted in Local

Myrtle Creek, Ore. --- A Myrtle Creek woman is recovering tonight, July 13th, after police say her husband tried to kill her.Police say 43-year-old Johnny Sharpe assaulted 46-year-old Donnell Sharpe ...

11 June 2015

Fatal logging accident in Myrtle Creek

Posted in Regional

Myrtle Creek, Ore. --- The Coos County Sheriff's Office says a 45-year-old Myrtle Creek man has died in a logging accident.The Sheriff's office says a load of logs was being pulled to a log landing ...

17 February 2015

Myrtle Creek teen kills daughter, then himself

Posted in Local

Myrtle Creek, Ore. -- A Myrtle Creek man shot and killed his infant daughter before turning the gun on himself. Our NBC affiliate in Eugene reports that police had been searching for 19-year-old Sh ...

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 ...

04 September 2014

UPDATE: Van traveling on I-5 sparked Myrtle Creek fires

Posted in Local

Myrtle Creek, Ore. -- Several grass fires near Myrtle Creek are slowing traffic on I-5. According to the Douglas County Fire Protection Association at least two fires were reported around 6:30 Thur ...

04 September 2014

Man found laying on road in Myrtle Creek

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Myrtle Creek, Ore. --- Douglas County sheriff’s office says they found a man lying along the roadway and believe he is a victim of assault. He was found along the 600 block of Old Pacific Highway ...

25 July 2014

Toddler crashes Jeep

Posted in Local

Myrtle Creek, Ore. -- A toddler crashed a Jeep into a Myrtle Creek home, then ran back to his own home to watch cartoons.   According to police the 3-year-old boy climbed into the Jeep Tuesday eve ...

08 April 2014

One local woman dead, several others injured in Roseburg crash

Posted in Local

Roseburg, Ore. -- A Grants Pass woman has died, several others injured, following a crash that occurred around 4:30pm Tuesday near Roseburg High School. According to the Oregon State Police 53 ...

17 March 2014

Missing elderly Myrtle Creek man found dead

Posted in Local

Update (9:10am 03/18): The Douglas County Sheriff's Office reported on their Facebook page that Young's vehicle was located at around 6:30pm Monday in Umpqua Oregon. Sheriff's Deputies, Fire Distri ...