featured
  • Updated

Need a burger, but can’t leave the house? Now you can order one directly to your door with Brookings newest delivery service: Oregon Delivers.

featured
  • Updated

It was wet and dreary outside, but that didn’t stop around 10 anglers from gathering to celebrate a successful salmon fishing season with awards to three people who turned in snouts to better help officials track salmon.

  • Updated

A new full-time library director, Cynthia Hovind, joined the Langlois Public Library District last week. According to district board Chair Susan Orbom, “Cynthia’s enthusiastic personality, her interesting background and her professional experience as a rural librarian make her a perfect fit …

  • Updated

Self-Harm Awareness Month (also known as Self-Injury Awareness Month) is an annual global awareness event and campaign where people make special efforts to raise awareness about self-harm and self-injury. The goal of the people who observe this event is to break down the common stereotypes s…

featured
  • Updated

Chetco River steelhead anglers have a chance to win big — and use their catch for a cause.

  • Updated

The Curry County Cultural Coalition, in a special grant cycle for 2021, awarded grants totaling $7,500 to 14 organizations whose projects most closely fit the goals and guidelines for the Oregon Cultural Trust and the CCCC. The purpose of the awards is to increase public participation in Ore…

featured
  • Updated

In a time of a global pandemic where it feels like people are always fighting, Tricia Bartlett-Iverson has a suggestion – turn to music.

featured
  • Updated

It’s no wonder the Crino family’s café is named after a compass. In the past year, they’ve felt the Earth’s invisible forces bringing them to Brookings.

featured
  • Updated

Curry County is known beyond its boundaries for its cranberries, its rivers and salmon, its coastline and increasingly it is garnering national attention for its libraries. The most recent recognition for the libraries' successes was the December 2020 “Star Library” designations announced by…

  • Updated

One Curry County artist received a grant recently as part of the Artist Relief Program created by the Oregon Arts Commission in partnership with Oregon Community Foundation and the James F. and Marion L. Miller Foundation.

  • Updated

The Oregon Coast Council for the Arts presents “A Segment of Art” exhibit from Jan. 16 through March 20 in the Coastal Oregon Visual Artists Showcase (COVAS) at the Newport Visual Arts Center. “A Segment of Art” will feature award-winning wood sculptures by Brookings-based artists Dan Gray. …

On January 31, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., the Coastal Observation and Seabird Survey Team will deliver a virtual training session for the residents of Southern Oregon. COASST participants help make a difference for the environment by collecting data on beach-cast carcasses of marine birds…

featured

On December 19, Gold Beach Main Street successfully held a Drive-Through Santa event that followed COVID guidelines. Volunteers packed and distributed 300 goodie bags to local children, who waited in line in their respective vehicles to greet Santa Claus. The goodie bags included toys, glove…

  • Updated

The Oregon State Marine Board is urging people operating stand up paddleboards (SUPs) on moving water (primarily rivers) to always wear a life jacket and never wear an ankle or leg leash that is designed for general flatwater use.

  • Updated

Now that it is 2021, the time for New Year’s Resolutions is now. And, what better way to say “I Love Curry” than with a resolution to purchase one (or many) Dine to Stay in Curry gift cards to use at your favorite Curry County eateries next year.

featured
  • Updated

Charles Bartlett, known by most as Chuck, spent 39 days in the early 1940s on a ship bound for India.

featured
  • Updated

As the clocked turned to 4 o’clock Friday, the cars began to line up. One by one, they drove down the alley and dropped off food for people in need.

featured
  • Updated

From mid-December to mid-January, a tradition takes place along the Oregon Coast that has intrigued and fascinated thousands for years.

  • Updated

The members of the Brookings Emblem Club 265 filled two cars of donated gifts to go to the Oasis House Shelter distribution center office in Gold Beach. The members did a great job filling the shelters wish list.

  • Updated

The Child Abuse Intervention Center for Curry County, Wally’s House, has been gifted full title to and independent ownership of its facility in Gold Beach.

featured
  • Updated

Don Bemis more than delivered on his promise to place a wreath on the grave of every veteran in the W.J. Ward Memorial Cemetery’s first Wreaths Across America ceremony at 9 a.m, Dec. 19.

featured
  • Updated

The Brookings Harbor Food Bank is holding its first ever drive-through food drive, called “Light It Up.”