Fire Destroys Sutherlin Home, Kills Dog

SUTHERLIN, Ore. — A fire destroyed a home in Sutherlin Wednesday night and killed a dog. The fire started around 7 p.m. at a home on Kruse Street, fire officials said. Douglas County Fire District No. 2 says it took about a half hour to control the fire. They said the residents and three of … Continue reading »

Councilors Ponder Fire District Options

SUTHERLIN, Ore. — The city of Sutherlin signed a contract with Douglas County Fire District 2 back in 2010, which was intended to last through 2015, but some city councilors and the mayor reportedly think there could be better, less expensive options. About two months ago, one councilor suggested the city looks into a mostly, … Continue reading »