Sutherlin

State of emergency declared in Douglas County

ROSEBURG, Ore. – A state of emergency was declared by Douglas County commissioners due to extreme weather. The order was made Wednesday at the local level. This is often the first step in requesting state resources from the governor, which commissioners have …

Southern Oregon man aiding hurricane evacuees

A Red Cross volunteer from Sutherlin is in Florida right now in a town just west of Orlando. Joel King–a former firefighter paramedic from Sutherlin–was sent across the country Thursday. He’s been assisting nearly 350 evacuees in a shelter ever since. Sutherlin man …

Sutherlin man hangs Clinton effigy near I-5

Sutherlin, Ore. (KVAL) — It’s a rubber wet-suit in women’s clothing and a blond wig, hanging from a noose fixed to a crane in Sutherlin, Oregon. The figure, presumably a Hillary Clinton effigy, is accompanied by a “vote Trump” sign as well …