Bruins can Crusaders 53-30

Tuesday night was a high stakes game for the Bruins as they faced off against … Read more

Curry County Transit Service expands routes and hours

The Curry Public Transit Service District has received several grants enabling it to buy more … Read more

Suction dredge miners try back-door to get in rivers

Suction dredge miners, recently banned from mining for gold in salmon-bearing streams, have seemingly donned … Read more

Summer food program

Each summer, the Brookings-Harbor School District (BHSD) provides free breakfast and lunch services for youth … Read more

Letters to the editor

Professionalism Every once in awhile difficulties come our way. Those things that we never thought … Read more

Employer benefits found slim on Oregon coast

A recent report by the Oregon Employment Department shows 75 percent of private employers in … Read more

Sheriff phone scam

Curry County Sheriff John Ward reported Monday a scam in which someone claiming to be … Read more

BOC dissolves budget committee

Curry County commissioners dissolved the budget committee Wednesday, saying one of the three members doesn’t … Read more

2nd Amendment Sanctuary county to workshop BOC

Curry County commissioners plan to discuss at a future workshop a proposed ordinance or ballot … Read more

Reward offered for Smith River homicide investigation

A $10,000 reward is being offered for information that will lead to the arrest and … Read more

Chetco Point updated with donation

Brookings dedicates Pete Happ Trail at Chetco Point Brookings Mayor Jake Pieper thanked Lela Wagner … Read more

Drug court non-starter in county

Circuit Court Judge Jesse Margolis dismissed ongoing efforts to begin a drug court in Curry … Read more

BHHS grad rate drops despite efforts

Despite a district-wide focus on increasing the graduation rate at Brookings-Harbor High School (BHHS), the … Read more

Brookings Police Log

Tuesday, Feb. 5 heft, 5:28 a.m.: 500 block of Chetco Avenue. Warrant service, 8:14 a.m.: … Read more

Gold Beach Police Log

Friday, Feb. 1 Illegal fire, 7:43 a.m.: Fifth Place. Criminal mischief, 12:32 p.m.: Paasch Auto … Read more

Senate bill would promote craft beer

Senate Finance Committee Ranking Member Ron Wyden, D-Ore., and Senator Roy Blunt, R-Mo. have introduced … Read more

Foodcorps teach tasty local foods

The current FoodCorps service member serving Oregon’s South Coast through the Curry Soil and Water … Read more

SWOP members offer advice for the big one

SWOP members offer advice for the big one One attendee at the Southwestern Oregon Preppers’ … Read more

ODFW Corps receive no confidence vote from BOC

Curry County commissioners voted 2-1 Wednesday — Sue Gold voting against — to hand deliver … Read more

Man dies in crash north of Brookings

OSP Merlen Kelly, 76, of Wedderburn, died in a one car crash Monday about 12 … Read more

County to hear 2nd Amendment proposal

Curry County commissioners have removed a contentious item from today’s (Jan. 6) agenda that would … Read more

BOC salaries to be restored

The Curry County Budget Committee last week discussed the status of this fiscal year’s budget … Read more

Salmon numbers plummeting

Rogue River spring Chinook salmon populations are plummeting and Steve Beyerlin, a lifelong fishing industry … Read more

Ford Foundation gathers leaders in Brookings

A three member team from the Ford Family Foundation met with local leaders in Brookings … Read more

Court dismisses Wiley defamation lawsuit after review

Special Circuit Court Judge Andrew Combs of Coos County has dismissed a defamation lawsuit Brookings-area … Read more

News Briefs

Vet tax exemption Veterans may qualify for a property tax exemption for as much as … Read more

Sheriff’s Log

Thursday, Jan. 29 Check welfare, 12:40 a.m.: Pedrioli. Suspicious conditions, 12:43 a.m.: Boat Basin Road. … Read more

Afternoon Alert: 'Snow Day' Bus Drop Off Location For Bus 67 (Gardner Ridge)

Afternoon activities and events are on; but Bus Route B (Gardner Ridge Road) has an updated drop-off location and schedule; all other BHSD bus routes are as usual.

Afternoon Update Posted 1:15 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4. Afternoon Alert: Route B (Bus 67) will … Read more

Emergency plans for Tolowa

Earthquakes, tsunamis, wildfires, landslides, extreme weather, go-bags? We’re ready. But hazardous material and oil spills? … Read more

Schools work to meet needs of homeless students

Local school districts teach some of the highest proportions of homeless students in the state, … Read more

Port reviews green building bids

Port board to negotiate on current bids for Green Building

The Port of Brookings Harbor board of commissioners closed the window on new proposals for … Read more

Rain to swell Chetco river

The U.S. Forest Service reported a “pretty significant hazard” that developed downstream from Redwood Bar … Read more

Curry Coastal Pilot
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