Anniversary of Explosion in Roseburg

ROSEBURG, Ore. — One of Roseburg’s most devastating days will be remembered today. Fifty-three years ago today a truck loaded with more than six tons of dynamite exploded. It leveled much of downtown Roseburg, killing fourteen people and injuring dozens more. Roseburg resident Lois Thomas told KEZI 9 News, “First there was the flash, you … Continue reading »