This year is the 100th anniversary of the signing of the 19th Amendment granting votes for women.
The Oregon Department of Revenue will begin processing state tax returns on Jan. 27, the same day the Internal Revenue Service begins processing federal returns.
If one of your New Year’s Resolutions is to “clear the clutter” in your house, the Friends of Curry Public Library in Gold Beach have a solution for you.
City of Brookings officials said they’re looking for Azalea Festival sponsors for the 81st-annual event.
Southwestern Oregon Community College (SWOCC), which is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities, said it is updating its accreditation in 2020 through an evaluation process that involves a visit from an accreditation team, plus public input and comments.
The League of Women Voters of Curry County will hold a special tax districts forum Jan. 23 from 2-4 p.m. at the public library in Gold Beach.
Organizations serving residents of Del Norte or Curry counties are invited to apply for the Humboldt Area Foundation’s Community Grant Program by Feb. 3.
In 2019, the Curry County Cultural Coalition reported awarding grants totaling $8,135 to 11 organizations whose projects most closely fit the goals and guidelines of the coalition and the Oregon Cultural Trust.
The Manley Art Center has announced a new show by Susan Fowler, whose work incorporates themes of sorrow and loss, bodies and history. This is her first show in Brookings. It will be held Saturday from 3-6 p.m. and feature wine, food and an interview with Fowler and Pete Chasar at 4 p.m. Her…
Lola Moore celebrated 100 years of life on New Year’s Day.
You would think a rainy, dreary weekday in Gold Beach would see relatively few visitors at a local place like Arch Rock Brewing’s cozy, four-barstool tasting room at 28779 Hunter Creek Rd.
The U.S. Coast Guard gives a friendly assist to a disabled crab boat last Friday morning, towing it back to the Port of Brookings Harbor.
The Event Center on the Beach in Gold Beach was in full holiday mode Christmas Day, when hundreds of local residents enjoyed a free Christmas Dinner, plus all the trimmings, catered by the Friends of the Fair.
The parents of these kindergartners were surprised on Christmas morning with handmade snowmen, thanks to Gold Beach Lumber in Brookings. “They were so gracious to donate some boards and paint to my kindergarten class to make a nice gift for their parents,” Kalmiopsis kindergarten teacher Ale…
Nature’s Coastal Holiday, a nonprofit organization responsible for the Festival of Lights holiday display in Azalea Park, is partnering with the Southwestern Oregon Community College (SWOCC) Foundation to offer three scholarships for students attending the school’s campus in Brookings.
This gorgeous sunrise at Sporthaven Beach on the day before Christmas was captured by Harbor photographer Grant Fraley.
A few weeks ago, our entire team at The Pilot had the opportunity to volunteer one evening at the annual Festival of Lights event. This was my first experience with this dazzling event - and I was in for a huge treat.
View the online version of our Winter 2019 Student Spotlight publication here!
Downtown Brookings Second Saturday Art Walk is scheduled from 3-6 p.m. Dec. 14.
“We knew something was wrong when we got a call that tiles from our roof were causing cars to dodge them on U.S. Highway 101.”
Each Christmas season, the Brookings-Harbor Lions Club arranges the holiday decor and light displays at Oasis Park, 706, Chetco Avenue across from Ace Hardware, in Brookings.
The 10th annual Gold Beach Rotary 5k (3.1 miles) Turkey Trot Run/Walk will take place at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 30.
Curry County Republicans once again have a headquarters, thanks to donations and hard work by many volunteers. The new headquarters is located at the Port of Brookings Harbor at 16372 Lower Harbor Road.
With dozens of volunteers and supportive local businesses, hundreds of cash-contributing members, and thousands of music lovers attending the shows since 1982, Pistol River has become one of the most interesting concert venues on the West Coast, says Mark Lanier.
Bidding has started for original artworks, with opening rounds at just $5 each, during the Tiny Art Show this week at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art, 810 Chetco Ave. in Brookings.
Brookings Harbor Community Theater’s presentation of “On Golden Pond,” which opened Nov. 2 at 7 p.m., continues Nov. 8-9, and 15-16, as well as Sunday performances on Nov. 10 and 17 at 2 p.m.
A New York-style fashion show had members of the Sea View Senior Living Community parading down the runway Oct. 23.
The sun gleamed through the library windows, resting on fraying book covers and catching dust midair. Soft sounds tickled listeners’ ears as Lisa Lynne’s fingers picked the harp strings.
You’ve seen those bikes with the big balloon-looking knobby tires. Why would someone ride a bike like that? Here’s why …
Update posted on Saturday, Nov. 2
Since 1997, the Festival of Lights, a month-long holiday light show, has been a favorite holiday tradition unique to the Brookings area.
View the online version of our "Curry County: We Love It Here" guide here!
Curry County Halloween Events
The Doobie Brothers Band was recently nominated for the 2020 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, after 50 years on the music scene. They’ve sold more than 48 million albums and have had 16 top-40 hits on Billboard’s Charts.
The first annual Live Culture Coast, a sensory celebration of fermentation, creativity and exploration is winding its way down the southern Oregon Coast, with events happening this week in Gold Beach and Brookings.
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When we purchased the Del Norte Triplicate and the Curry Coastal Pilot on July 1, I hit the decks running. Making decisions like crazy, many of which had been long delayed.
‘Twist: The Power of Community’ will be shown at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24. at the Curry Public Library, 94341 3rd St. in Gold Beach.
Former Brookings resident Manuel Lopez will be honored with a special art piece this Saturday.
A21 (Abolish Slavery in the 21st Century) is a non-profit organization fueled by the heartfelt hope that human beings everywhere will be rescued from bondage and completely restored.
Learn more about a program to help young people who have left school without a high school diploma or GED at a meeting from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Oct. 23 at the Curry Public Library in Gold Beach, located at 94341 3rd St.
The 16th annual Chetco Pelican Players' Haunted House has returned and the terrifying theme this year is the gasping Gothic gore in the House of Monsters!
Brookings-Harbor seniors Manny Zamora and Sidney Alexander are the BHHS Homecoming King and Queen.
CASA has officially launched a call to artists, seeking submissions for the second annual Tiny Art Show to benefit CASA and the foster kids of Curry County.
Curry County is known for its abundance of wildlife, including wild turkeys.
Compost, plants, and tough sites
This is a good time to transplant landscape trees and shrubs. Construction activity rarely leaves soils in good shape. At worst, most of the topsoil may have been removed. At best, there is major soil compaction. What are the best ways to improve degraded soils for your garden and landscape?
Brookings-Harbor High School and Gold Beach High School Homecoming organizers have announced the 2019 Homecoming Week Schedules.
A herd of elk grazing along a coast pasture caught our attention this morning for this latest addition to The Pilot's Coast Moments gallery.