Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash on HWY 38 Near Elkton

Elkton OR – Oregon State Police (OSP) troopers in Coos Bay are continuing the investigation into yesterday’s fatal head-on crash on Highway 38 at Paradise Road, near Elkton. Preliminary information from the scene indicates that at approximately 3:45 p.m.,...

Fire Burns Near Highway 38

NEAR ELKTON, Ore. — A close call for fire crews Monday night as they worked to put out a brush fire near Highway 38. It broke out at about 2:45 p.m. off of Highway 38 between Drain and Elkton. The Douglas Forest Protective Association says it burned between 15...

Fatal Traffic Crash – Highway 138 W

Elkton OR – Oregon State Police (OSP) is continuing the investigation into cause of Friday morning’s single vehicle fatal traffic crash that resulted in the death of a 71-year old Elkton man.On June 13, 2014 at approximately 7:50 a.m. a 2001 Chevrolet...
Wine Down Eugene

Wine Down Eugene

Wine Down Eugene January 23-29 Last weekend, I headed out of the fog that was looming over Eugene to the small town of Elkton, located in the northern reaches of Southern Oregon’s Umpqua Valley. In the heart of Elkton’s quaint downtown, Brandborg...
August 20 – Morning Headlines

August 20 – Morning Headlines

Morning Headlines [Headline-Sponsor] Man uses bomb hoax to rob deli A man used a bomb hoax to successfully rob a delicatessen shortly after midnight Sunday, Springfield police said. The robber is described as a white male in his 40s with a medium build. He was wearing...