Roseburg High School students returned to school today after Memorial Day weekend. Many of them are mourning the loss of two classmates who drown in the Umpqua River. Now the community is trying to help out with funeral costs.
The house was at the mercy of the Blanco River — ripped off the ground whole during a flash flood and bobbing downstream. Inside were nine people, including Laura McComb. She was on the phone with her sister.
Tuesday morning (May 26) around 7 a.m., City of Sutherlin Public Works employees found that someone had gained access to the public works facility and stole a City-owned truck and some assorted equipment.