Drain Home Destroyed After Fire

DRAIN, Ore. — A Drain man is accused of burning his own home to the ground. Douglas County sheriff’s deputies say John Colburn told them he started the fire because he wanted a “fresh start.” State fire marshal investigators confirmed Monday the house is a complete loss, but they say it could have been much … Continue reading »

Man Arrested for Burning Down His House

DRAIN, Ore. — A Drain man is charged with arson for burning down his own house. On Sunday morning, a deputy saw flames coming from John Colburn’s house and found him walking down the driveway. The 45-year-old man told the deputy that he started the fire because he wanted a fresh start. No one was … Continue reading »