Curry County prepares manual in preparation for strike

Curry County officials crafted a 13-page “Strike Response Manual” — a mere five days before … Read more

Business league concludes, Silver Salmon wraps up

The results are in for two of Salmon Run’s biggest events of the summer as … Read more

Gold Beach Police Log

Friday, Aug. 10 Non-injury traffic crash, 1:21 p.m.: McKay’s Market. Attempt to locate a wanted … Read more

Brookings Police Log

Tuesday, Aug. 14 Illegal camping, 7:20 a.m.: North Bank Chetco River Road. Illegal burn, 7:49 … Read more

Death Notice: Willa Anne Jones

Long time Brookings resident Willa Anne Jones passed away on Aug. 12, 2018. She was … Read more

Voter league hosts civil discourse forum

Marge Easley, the League of Women Voters Civil Discourse Portfolio chair, will hold a forum … Read more

Final offer averts strike

A tentative truce has been forged between Curry County Commissioners and their departmental employees, likely … Read more

County warns union about strike

Curry County Administrator Clark Schroeder sent a letter to the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) … Read more

Commissioners meet today to consider meeting union demands

Curry County commissioners will meet in executive session one last time today to see if … Read more

Gold Beach man starts GoFundMe for kidney

Update: You can find Massey's GoFundMe page at Michael Massey is facing an expensive … Read more

Sheriff’s Log

Sunday, August 5 Suicidal subject : 12:10 a.m. Carpenterville Road area. Animal complaint:7:41 a.m., 300 … Read more

Brookings Police Report

Friday, August 10 Area check, 12:29 a.m.: Harris Beach campground. Warrant service, 1:03 a.m.: Fifth … Read more

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Brown and Buehler agree on abortion, housing ballot measures

SALEM — When it comes to November’s ballot measures, the top two candidates in the … Read more

Questions for the outgoing chair of Oregon’s public pension system

John Thomas, a Eugene financial consultant who has chaired the board of the Oregon Public … Read more

News Brief

Feds back up local info It will take 12 to 18 months before the glut … Read more

Gold Beach Police Log

Friday, August 3 Threats, 1:18 a.m.: Hunter Creek Heights. Disorderly subject, 6:49 a.m.: Curry General … Read more

Klondike Fire grows 5,000 acres

The Klondike Fire northeast of Brookings grew another 5,000 acres over the weekend, to 55,2487 … Read more

SWOCC Talent Search looking for applicants

SWOCC Talent Search program calls for applicants Talent Search, a Southwestern Oregon Community College (SWOCC) … Read more

More erratic fire behavior anticipated

Taylor Creek: 43,388 acres, 45 percent, 1,000 personnel Klondike Fire: 36,382 acres, 15 percent, 650 … Read more

Mental health board faces criticism

Curry Community Health (CCH) Behavioral Health Director Erin Porter, facing criticism from advocate Gordon Clay, … Read more

Merkley gets $1M for National Guard firefighters

The Oregon National Guard received $1 million Monday to train and deploy 500 guardsmen to … Read more

Court Report

Cody Lee Petit, born 1994, of Coos Bay, was convicted on charges of unauthorized use … Read more

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Brookings Police Log

Tuesday, Aug. 7 Unauthorized vehicle use, 8:35 a.m.: Lower Harbor Road. Suspicious conditions, 9:59 a.m.: … Read more

Port Orford Police Log

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Hospital awarded

Curry General Hospital in Gold Beach garnered the Outpatient Top Performer Award in 2018 for … Read more

Fire investigation continues

Oregon Department of Forestry (ODF) officials continue to investigate the Lobster Creek Fire, although no … Read more

Curry ranks No. 1 in opioid use in state

Curry County is the top opioid prescribing county in Oregon at 1,800 morphine milligram equivalents … Read more

County employees vote to strike

Walkout slated to begin Aug. 20

The 17 members of Curry County’s Service Employees International Union (SEIU) have submitted the required … Read more

River bar considered for RV park

The Curry County Parks Department will outline to county commissioners this morning an idea it … Read more

Klondike Fire 15 percent contained

30,873-acre blaze growing mainly to east and north

The Klondike Fire burning northeast of Brookings and 12 miles southeast of Agness is now … Read more

Curry Coastal Pilot
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