Press Releases


City Connection e-newsletter online now

Learn what’s new at the City of Roseburg in the October 2021 e-newsletter. You’ll learn about the origins of Neewollah, Roseburg’s beloved Halloween parade; see top Late Summer Photo Contest entries; "meet" Police and Public Works departments heroes; and discover top five things to do in parks this fall.


Police honored for saving drowning woman

Three Roseburg Police officers were recognized Tuesday, Oct. 5, for their heroic actions rescuing a drowning woman from the South Umpqua River last week. “I had no doubt in my mind that in a few more seconds she was going under water. "


Library to Host Visit with Oregon Author

Roseburg Public Library invites the community to read Oregon author Eileen Garvin’s debut novel, “The Music of Bees,” before her virtual visit on Thursday, Dec. 2. The book follows three grieving strangers brought together at a honeybee farm in rural Oregon.