>Brookings Oregon News, Sports, & Weather | The Curry Coastal Pilot

News Classifieds Web
web powered by Web Search Powered by Google

A salute to the fallen

Read more...
U.S. Marine Corps League member Dave Hitzman salutes after reading names of soldiers killed in Vietnam.

Thirty veterans of the Vietnam War and their well-wishers gathered Friday evening in front of Brookings City Hall for their annual Memorial Day Roll Call ceremony — reading the names of the men and women killed in the war.

Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 757 President Bill Farrell acknowledged those who have suffered daily since returning from Vietnam, and remembered those who never came back. He gave special remembrance to local veterans who died in the war.

Read more...

Pilot injured in plane crash

Read more...
Firefighters watch as a tow truck pulls the airplane from a ravine near the runway at the Brookings Airport Wednesday morning.

A Grants Pass man is being treated for injuries after crashing his single-engine plane at the Brookings Airport at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday morning. 

Robert Earl Stonebrook, 78, was landing his plane at the south end of the runway when it touched the ground and veered to the right, taking a nosedive into the nearby ravine. He was alone in the plane.

 

Stonebrook, who has a home in Brookings, walked away from the plane, a 1965 Champion Citabria 7ECA, but then was transported to Sutter Coast Hospital. At 1:30 p.m. he was transported from Crescent City to Rogue Valley Hospital, where he was listed in stable condition Thursday.

Read more...

Real Estate Showcase

TV Link

Poll Question

Tell us where you're reading from!
 

Sports

Police Reports

Obituaries

Editorials

Schedules/Activities

Guides and Directories

The Pilot front page

Get home delivery of the Curry Coastal Pilot in Brookings-Harbor for only $4 a month or $48/year. By mail, subscriptions are $55 a year outside of Curry County. After filling out one simple and secure online form, you could be on your way to learning more about Brookings-Harbor, Curry County and America's Wild Rivers Coast.
subscribe

Follow Curry Coastal Pilot headlines on Follow Curry Coastal Pilot headlines on Twitter

© Copyright 2001 - 2016 Western Communications, Inc. All rights reserved. By Using this site you agree to our Terms of Use