DA Investigates Fundraiser Fraud

DRAIN, Ore. — A family from Drain is dealing with more heartache just months after their son was accidentally shot and killed. Amber Williams says she and her family have been working with the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office and the district attorney on an investigation into what she says is a fraudulent benefit in the … Continue reading »

Drain Remembers Austin Lundeen

DRAIN, Ore. — A memorial service was held Saturday for the 16-year-old male who died in an accidental shooting last week. Austin Lundeen was a beloved student and star athlete at North Douglas High School. His memorial was held at the school’s gym Saturday. “I just wanted to cry,” said friend Hunter Olson. The North … Continue reading »

Classmates, Staff Mourn Two Deaths

DRAIN, Ore. — The first day of school was cancelled in the town of Drain Tuesday after two deaths–one a staff member and the other a high school student. The North Douglas School District says losing two people just days apart has affected both students and staff. Instead of having school, they held an all-staff … Continue reading »

Community Mourns Two Deaths

DRAIN, Ore. — A tragic start to the school year for the community of Drain; after dealing with a student who died from an accidental shooting Thursday, North Douglas School District has now lost a staff member. The district has cancelled classes for the first day of school on Tuesday after the death of both … Continue reading »

Drain Teen Killed in Rifle Accident

DRAIN, Ore. — A 16-year-old boy from Drain is dead after an accidental shooting at a friend’s house. Drain is home to just over a thousand people. It’s a place where everyone know everyone, and on Friday they’re all grieving. “It hit me pretty hard in the gut. My granddaughter was close to the young … Continue reading »