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For 6-month old Nox Toler and his 2-year-old brother, Theo, of Crescent City, it was an up-close and personal visit with first-responders and superheroes … with no emergencies to deal with.

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Traffic in both directions on U.S. Highway 101, north of Brookings at Harris Beach, was routed around a worksite this week during an invasive weed-abatement project.

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Whenever there’s a cheese competition somewhere in the world, it’s a good bet the name Rumiano will be among those acclaimed.

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How is it possible that the mornings already are beginning to feel like fall, the trees are turning colors and school is about to start?

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There are numerous ways one might spend those golden years after retirement — traveling, spending more time with family and friends, pursuing a hobby …

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Curry County veterans have been invited to join a second free jet boat excursion along the Rogue River courtesy of Curry County Commissioner Court Boice, in partnership with Jerry’s Rogue Jet Boats in Gold Beach.

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The words “library” and “a quiet place” seem to go hand in hand.

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“Come to our breakfast; we’ll come to your fire,” advertised a flyer for the Gold Beach Fireman’s Breakfast, held Aug. 10-11 at Buffington Park in Gold Beach.

Beets and chard clobbered by leaf miners

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The Brookings Harbor Food Bank’s “Independence from Hunger” fundraiser partnering with the local Grocery Outlet has brought in $11,514.

The six-piece Americana band Marley’s Ghost will perform a mix of roots rock, bluegrass, gospel and country, accompanied by multi-part harmonies, during a free summer “Concert in the Park” at 1 p.m. Aug. 18 at Azalea Park in Brookings.

Justin Elias Flores and Hannah Marie Hunt of Brookings were engaged July 4.

The Curry Student Success Fund recently awarded scholarships to seven local students who will be attending college or working on a professional certification program this fall.  

Imagine an alien invasion last night in Crescent City. A group of youthful musicians here did just that, playing an appropriate soundtrack to accompany such a sci-fi spectacular.

Brookings’ free “Summer Concerts in the Park” series continues Sunday with slide guitarist Dennis Johnson and his band, The Mississippi Ramblers, performing roots and Americana music, blues and New Orleans grooves at 1 p.m. at Azalea Park.

Imagine you’re paddling your kayak off-shore along the southern Oregon coast. Suddenly, you spot a giant, seldom-seen sea creature in the water ahead.

Organizers said they have collected $39,856 from the Curry Health Foundation’s “High on Health Moonlight Over Mexico” fundraiser held in May, in partnership with the Rotary Club of Gold Beach.

The ninth-annual “Pirates of the Pacific Festival” is bringing mayhem and fun to the Brookings Harbor Boardwalk Aug. 9-11.

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The recently completed Del Norte County Fair featured four days of sensory overload. Visitors were treated to a bonanza of returning attractions of rides, animals and food. Then, there was the unexpected … such as when headliner Mark McGrath pulled from the crowd Crescent City singer Holly W…

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Driving though Brookings, you’re likely to spot any number of well-landscaped yards and homeowners with rolled-up sleeves trimming the hedges, mowing the lawn and weeding the flowers.

Back-to-school time must be just around the corner, because KURY Radio’s annual “Stuff the Bus” fundraiser will kick off Aug. 12 and run through Aug. 16.

Planning is already underway for the 2020 Curry County Fair, following what organizers are calling a successful 2019 four-day event that ended July 27 in Gold Beach.

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Steve and I are meeting an increasing number of nice, helpful people in our new communities of Crescent City, Brookings and surrounding area.

If you drive by the Brookings Municipal Pool first thing on a summer morning, Monday through Friday, you’re likely to hear plenty of laughter and see a pool filled with seniors.

A ribbon-cutting ceremony today at 10 a.m. will open the 2019 Curry County Fair, set to showcase the talents of local residents as well as feature showmanship from elsewhere.

Carpenter ants are the scourge of homeowners in the Pacific Northwest. They do far more structural damage to homes and other buildings than all other insects combined.

Avery Renee Spitzer was born July 17, 2019 at Sutter Coast Hospital in Crescent City, California. She weighed 5 pounds, 14 ounces and measured 20.5 inches.

For those who prefer doing their grocery shopping on Wednesdays or Saturdays, the Brookings Harbor Farmers Market offers plenty to choose from.

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Earlier this week, one of our reporters was asked by a news source if Country Media would be shutting down The Triplicate and/or The Pilot. In response, he wondered aloud to her, “Why would the new owners spend all of that money just to close the doors?”

As the sun set over Brookings July 18, some two dozen community members gathered to pray for the safety of area firefighters, as well as the communities that might be hit by wildfires and for the preservation of regional forests. The Brookings Ministerial Association sponsored the gathering …

The Pacific Fishery Management Council is requesting public comment on structuring the Area 2A (West Coast) non-Indian directed commercial halibut fishery for the upcoming year.