Brookings refuses to raise tax for Event Center on the Beach

The Brookings City Council took no action — meaning the issue is moot — on … Read more

Local News Briefs

AllCare grant money Curry County veterans expressed outrage earlier this month that the board of … Read more

Foundation grants $23,000

The Wild Rivers Community Foundation awarded $23,000 in grants last Thursday to 23 local nonprofits … Read more

County Jail Log

Friday, Dec. 8 Brian Kenneth Baca, 38, of Brookings; for second-degree disorderly conduct; bail set … Read more

Brookings Police Log

Friday, Dec. 8 Criminal trespass, 7:36 a.m.: 600 block of Chetco Avenue Criminal mischief, 8:05 … Read more

Sheriff’s Log

Sunday, Dec. 3 Runaways, 7:04 p.m.: 96800 block of Swede Street. Disturbance, 9:44 p.m.: 24000 … Read more

Port Orford Police Log

Monday, Dec. 4 Hazard, 10:29 p.m.: 43200 block of Highway 101. ~~~ Port Orford Police … Read more

Police investigate burglaries

Brookings police are seeking information regarding numerous items stolen from a home on Spruce Street … Read more

Health insurance becomes difficult for families to afford

Margaret Leatherwood has eight choices for health insurance next year but no good options. The … Read more

Advocate seeks signs for bridge

Suicide-prevention activist Gordon Clay is seeking support to place signs at each end of the … Read more

Gold Beach considers road fund survey

Monday needed for street repairs

Gold Beach is considering a survey to determine what citizens think might be the best … Read more

Ballet group gets tourism money

Brookings City Council voted 3-1, with Mayor Jake Pieper abstaining and Councilor Roger Thompson voting … Read more

Hamilton Lane problems continue

Occupancy of home gutted by fire concerns neighbors

Neighbors of a home on Hamilton Lane in Harbor are no closer to answers about … Read more

Citizens: No wild horses in wilderness

Relocating animals for fire prevention a foolhardy mission

Ten Curry County citizens spoke out against an idea to use wild horses as a … Read more

Sheriff’s Log

Saturday, Dec. 2 Criminal mischief, 10:44 a.m.: Port of Brookings Harbor. Criminal mischief, 12:33 p.m.: … Read more

Local News Briefs

Railroad Street work done for season The first phase of paving on Railroad Street, from … Read more

State News Briefs

Person of the Year Sen. Sara Gelser, D-Corvallis, whose allegations of sexual harassment against Sen. … Read more

Group stays prepared for early stages of disaster

The Chetco Bar Fire forced many Curry County residents to flee their homes this summer. … Read more

County Jail Log

The following information is taken from the daily logof local law enforcement agencies. Charges listed … Read more

Smith River transfer station still sought

Though the Tolowa Dee-ni’ Nation has declined to help the Del Norte Solid Waste Management … Read more

CTR customers to pay extra for new recycle roll-carts

Curry Transfer and Recycling’s 2,000 Brookings customers will pay an extra $3.75 a month starting … Read more

Brookings Police Log

Tuesday, Dec. 5 Hit and run, 8:24 a.m.: Brookings. Dispute, 10:02 a.m.: 16000 block of … Read more

Court Report

A jury found Ted Edward Logan, born 1968, of Brookings, guilty of DUII; a sentencing … Read more

Elves decorate downtown

A troupe of elves was busy decorating light poles and trees along Chetco Avenue Saturday … Read more

Curry County Sheriff’s Log

Sunday, Nov. 26 Suspicious conditions, 10:06 a.m.: Otter Point and Old Coast Road. Hazard, 10:52 … Read more

Port Orford Police Log

uesday, Nov. 28 Unauthorized vehicle use, 9:56 p.m.: 400 block of Madrona Street. ~~~ Port … Read more

Brookings Police Log

Friday Dec. 1 Criminal trespass, 12:18 a.m.: 300 block of Fifth Street. Water problem, 1:15 … Read more

County Jail Log

The following information is taken from the daily logs ( of local law enforcement agencies. … Read more

Man rescues boy from surf

Steve Bowker of Harbor knows what it’s like to almost drown, so when he heard … Read more

World War II diver celebrates 100th birthday

Longtime Brookings resident Elbert “El” Castle turns 100 on Dec. 7. He attributes his longevity … Read more

Pyrosomes found on area beaches

They’re back! If you missed them this spring, you can go to the beach, walk … Read more

Redwood grove being loved to death

or years, the Grove of Titans was barely more than a myth. Incredibly old. Incredibly … Read more

Curry Coastal Pilot
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