PORTLAND, Ore. — Oregon’s governor put his medical skills to the test to help save a woman’s life, Monday. Portland Fire says the woman stopped breathing after overdosing on drugs. She was near death, until Governor John Kitzhaber came to her rescue. Before getting into politics, the governor was an ER doctor in Roseburg. This … Continue reading »
ROSEBURG, Ore. — Roseburg Police have arrested a suspect in a homicide case that left a 23-year-old woman dead. Police responded to a residence on NE Jacobson Street in Roseburg just after 8:45 pm on Tuesday, where they say someone fatally shot 23-year-old Ashley Davis of Roseburg. Roseburg Police arrested 19-year-old Michael Gardner Tuesday night on … Continue reading »
ROSEBURG, Ore. — One woman is fighting for her life, another injured following a Tuesday night shooting. The shooting was on the 1700 block of NE Jacobson Street. Police say a 19-year-old man shot two women, with one suffering life-threatening injuries. Police say they caught the suspect inside a home near the shooting. Officers say … Continue reading »
ROSEBURG, Ore. – Roseburg Police are looking for the suspect involved in robbery Monday morning. Police say around 11:10 a.m. they responded to the report of a robbery at the Umpqua Bank on Garden Valley Boulevard near Troost Street. RPD says a man walked into the bank, indicated he had a weapon and demanded money. … Continue reading »
ROSEBURG, Ore. – Roseburg Police responded to a report of a body found in some brush, Saturday. Police say around 1 p.m. they found the body of Barbara Ann Jensen, 66, dead in a brushy area between Gaddis Park and Stewart Park. Detectives and the Douglas County Medical Examiner’s Office investigated the incident and say … Continue reading »
ROSEBURG, Ore. — A Douglas County couple faces child neglect charges after hospital employees say they found drugs in their daughter’s system. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office says deputies were called to the Mercy Medical Center late Tuesday night regarding a potential child abuse case. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office’s Public Information Officer Dwes Hutson … Continue reading »
GLIDE, Ore. — Deputies in Douglas County say a Roseburg man fell to his death earlier this week in Glide. Deputies say family members found 27-year-old Robert Patrick Brislan face down on the water’s edge of the North Umpqua River Monday night. Deputies believe Brislan, who was visiting friends in Glide, was walking along the … Continue reading »
ROSEBURG, Ore. — Investigators are still trying to figure out what started a fire that destroyed Kuebler’s Furniture Store Sunday night. The Roseburg Fire Department was called to the scene just after 5 p.m. When firefighters arrived, they saw heavy gray smoke coming from this corner of the building just off northeast Chestnut Avenue. The … Continue reading »
For the February 21, 2014 edition of the Roundball Wrap, Jake Zivin, Erik Elken and Stephen Nelson have highlights from 15 games, including our Game of the Night between Willamette’s top-ranked girls basketball team and Sheldon. In addition to the highlights, get scores from a dozen other games.
For the October 25 edition of the Friday Night Blitz, watch highlights from twelve games including our game of the week between Springfield and Churchill. A few teams had opportunities to clinch league titles, while other schools were wrapping up their regular seasons.