Roseburg Arson Suspect Arrested

ROSEBURG, Ore. — Police say they’ve made an arrest in this weekend’s fire at a storage unit in Roseburg. In connection with the blaze at Diamond Lake Mini Storage that damaged nearly 30 storage units Sunday night. Donald Valdez, 27, is facing charges of arson, burglary and criminal mischief.

Heater Could Have Caused Structure Fire

ROSEBURG, Ore. — A heater could have caused a structure fire in Roseburg over the weekend. Douglas County firefighters responded to the 4800 block of Stephens Street just before 1 a.m. Sunday. Crews found heavy smoke and flames when they arrived. Neighbors say the structure was vacant at the time but is commonly used by … Continue reading »

Fire Kills Roseburg Resident, Pets

ROSEBURG, Ore. — Fire crews are trying to find the cause of a fire in Roseburg that left one person dead. It happened in the 100 block of Club Street at about 1 a.m. Monday. Douglas County fire crews found the front half of a mobile home engulfed in flames. One resident and a number … Continue reading »

Three Injured in Roseburg House Fire

ROSEBURG, Ore — A family of six was forced to evacuate their house after a fire broke out in the kitchen. An unattended pan full of grease on their kitchen stove ignited and the fire quickly spread. Just before 10 p.m. Thursday, the Roseburg Fire Department responded to the call of a house fire at … Continue reading »