Local News Briefs

Saving landmarks Firefighters from all over the nation might not know what a Chetco Effect … Read more

Sheriff's Log

Sunday, Sept. 10 Animal complaint, 2:35 a.m.: 97800 block of Chilcote Lane. Harassment, 7:54 a.m.: … Read more

Brookings Police Log

Sunday, Sept. 17 Fire: 8:39 a.m.; Duley Creek and Alder Ridge roads. Theft, 9:38 a.m.: … Read more

Gold Beach Police Log

Friday, Sept. 8 Non-injury vehicle crash, 9:94 a.m.: 29600 block of Ellensburg Avenue. Hit and … Read more

Court Report

A jury found Scott Thomas Pehrson guilty of three felony charges of aggravated first-degree theft … Read more

City of Brookings mulls fate of trees at Azalea Park

Portland arborist Brian French told Brookings City Councilors Monday that only eight trees should be … Read more

Agency recommends residents in fire area get flood insurance

A state agency is urging residents in the south end of Curry County to obtain … Read more

Chetco Bar Fire: The explosive first days

After 24 consecutive days of ensuring the safety of citizens in the midst of the … Read more

‘No complacency’

The next 10 days will be the most critical — forecasted rain or not — … Read more

Wildfire and insurance claims

Curry County residents heading home to former Level 3 evacuation areas might be relieved to … Read more

County officials mull $1.64M remodel of Head Start facility

Curry County commissioners will discuss, and possibly decide, whether to pursue the $1.64 million remodel … Read more

Brookings Police Log

Tuesday, Sept. 12 Criminal mischief, 1:10 a.m.: 700 block of Pioneer Road. Theft, 10:07 a.m.: … Read more

Port Orford Police Log

Wednesday, Sept. 6 Port Orford Police Department made 10 traffic stops resulting in five citations. … Read more

County Jail Log

The following information is taken from the daily logs (http://justice.co.curry.or.us/arrestlog.pdf) of local law enforcement agencies. … Read more

Chetco Bar Fire efforts continue

New wildfire reported near border of Curry, Josephine counties

Fire officials Tuesday described the behavior of the Chetco Bar Fire burning near Brookings as … Read more

Salute to firefighters

Dozens line Highway 101 to say “Thank you”

As many Chetco Bar Fire evacuees straggled home for the first time in three weeks, … Read more

Firefighters enjoy crab, tri-tip dinner

Volunteers thanked firefighters, emergency crews, Oregon National Guard members and first responders battling the Chetco … Read more

Brookings Police Log

Friday, Sept. 8 Suspicious conditions, 6:11 a.m.: Spruce Street. Power outage, 6:14 a.m.: Marina Heights. … Read more

Sheriff's Log

Sunday, Sept. 3 Child abuse, 12:23 a.m.: 97900 block of Lively Lane. Unlawful vehicle entry, … Read more

Chetco Bar Fire reveals city’s equipment, infrastructure needs

The Chetco Bar Fire has highlighted to Brookings officials equipment and infrastructure needs that should … Read more

County Jail Log

The following information is taken from the daily logs (http://justice.co.curry.or.us/arrestlog.pdf) of local law enforcement agencies. … Read more

Brookings will seek cash to cover costs related to wildfire

Long-term impacts could include water quality and increased erosion

The city of Brookings has spent a yet-to-be-determined amount of money for its involvement in … Read more

Local News Briefs

Tie-dye Don Don Vilelle, the Brookings resident often seen walking around town in a tie-dye … Read more

Storms spur temporary increase of gas prices

Hurricanes Harvey and Irma have caused gas prices across the country and in Oregon to … Read more

Brookings celebrates opening of VA clinic

After almost two years — and with the snip of a red velvet ribbon — … Read more

Cool, damp weather slows Chetco Bar Fire growth

Cool temperatures and a little rain overnight and this morning (Sept. 7) limited the Chetco … Read more

Rain brings short-term relief for Chetco Bar Fire crews; some evacuees allowed to return home

"it was a very good day, with Mother Nature helping us out"

Thunderstorms that brought rain helped put a damper on the Chetco Bar Fire Thursday, giving … Read more

Keeping the dream alive

Curry County group advocates for new state, separate from Oregon and California

People driving through Gold Beach are greeted at the city limits by large, green signs … Read more

Caterers, crews serve weary firefighters at Chetco Bar Fire camp

In 1986, Bob Pitcher was working out of his Montana-based restaurant when he received a … Read more

Port Orford Police Log

Tuesday, Aug. 29 Port Orford Police Department made 10 traffic stops resulting in nine citations. … Read more

County Jail Log

The following information is taken from the daily logs (http://justice.co.curry.or.us/arrestlog.pdf) of local law enforcement agencies. … Read more

Brookings Police Log

Tuesday, Sept. 5 Suspicious conditions, 8:47 a.m.: Harris Beach. Illegal dumping, 9 a.m.: 16100 block … Read more

Curry Coastal Pilot
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