Local Fire Captain Dies in Plane Crash

A Douglas County fire captain has died after a plane crash in Nevada. The Winston-Dillard Fire District announced the death of Capt. Thomas Weiss Monday. The fire chief says Weiss was killed Sunday in a mid-air crash about 60 miles southeast of Reno. Investigators say the pilots were the only people on board the two … Continue reading »

Dillard Reacts To Residents’ Deaths

DILLARD, Ore. — Investigators are still trying to determine why a Dillard man killed himself and two others, including his own father, early Tuesday morning in Coos County. Zachary Brimhall, the suspect the shootings, and his father Ray Brimhall were both from Dillard, a town of about 500, just south of Roseburg, right outside of … Continue reading »

Neighbors Remember Father and Son

COOS COUNTY, Ore. — Zachary Brimhall the suspect in the Coos County shootings and his father Ray Brimhall were from Dillard a small town just south of Roseburg. The small town of about 500 is in disbelief of what happened after three men were killed in what appears to be a murder-suicide in Coos County … Continue reading »