VA health summit kicks off Friday

The long-awaited Veterans Administration Healthcare Summit 2.0 will kick off Friday morning with speakers from … Read more

Handicapped patron dies in lot

A 58-year-old handicapped Texas woman recently died while sleeping in a truck at a Brookings … Read more

Snags encountered getting public information

Curry County will revert back to the way it used to handle requests for public … Read more

Veterans could receive holistic treatment

Veterans on the far-flung coast of Oregon will have the ability to pursue holistic, preventive … Read more

Firefighters optimistic

Cooler weather, reinforced lines helping crews

Firefighters made impressive ground on the wildfires burning in eastern Curry County last weekend and … Read more

Final offer averts strike

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

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

County commissioners present final offer

Curry County has submitted its “final offer” to SEIU-member employees, saying they can take a … Read more

Supreme Court nominee causes fear for democracy

When you look at our U.S. Constitution, our Founders’ message is clear: “We the People.” … Read more

County union considers strike

Commissioners hope new offer will keep employees working

Curry County’s Service Employees International Union (SEIU) members will vote today whether to go on … Read more

Bear lingers at park

Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW) officials have baited a trap — with jelly … Read more

Kelby McCrae appointed Brookings police chief

Sergeant fills position soon vacated by retiring Chief Chris Wallace

Brookings City Council confirmed Sgt. Kelby McCrae as Public Safety Director — police chief — … Read more

Traveler faces backlash over service dog

Harold Cooksey, traveling through Brookings with his service dog Mary Jane, was initially denied indoor … Read more

County employees threaten strike

Workers fighting a wage freeze enacted by commissioners

For the first time in Curry County’s history, members of the Service Employees International Union … Read more

Veteran honored with Quilt of Valor

Veteran Stan Hobbs of Brookings was recently honored by the Azalea Quilters’ Guild with a … Read more

Boice could face small claims court

Unless he’s directed otherwise, Curry County Administrator Clark Schroeder plans to hire a law firm … Read more

Firefighters mopping up burn scar

Firefighters are working this week through the burn scar of the Lobster Creek Fire 14 … Read more

Caltrans releases Last Chance Grade risk assessment

A recently completed final Expert Based Risk Assessment released by Caltrans this week concludes the … Read more

Milliman bids farewell

Scores of well-wishers filtered in and out of the Emergency Operating Center (EOC) in Brookings … Read more

Boice facing paying back travel expenses

Curry County Administrator Clark Schroeder hasn’t been with the county a month, and is already … Read more

Brookings in line for wastewater system loan

Brookings City Council approved a resolution Monday night to pursue a $10.9 million USDA loan … Read more

Commissioners OK $2.6M county budget

Curry County commissioners approved the 2018-19 budget Wednesday on a 2-1 vote with Commissioner Tom … Read more

Fire awareness meeting set Tuesday in Brookings

A second fire prevention and public awareness meeting is set for 6 p.m. Tuesday, June … Read more

City council celebrates a hero

The Gold Beach City Council meeting Monday began with a hero receiving a key to … Read more

Port manager termination costs reaching $100G

Costs at the Port of Brookings Harbor related to former port Manager Gary Dehlinger’s termination … Read more

Citizens: Borax must pay for project

Protestors say city should not subsidize multi-billion-dollar corporation A handful of citizens told Brookings City … Read more

Boice keeping car keys, is it legal?

One commissioner calls it a felony

County officials plan to look into the legality of Commissioner Court Boice’s taking the keys … Read more

Janell Howard appointed city manager

Brookings City Council appointed Janell Howard city manager earlier this month, but not after a … Read more

Event center gets tepid response

City considers golf course revenue idea for later, but not now

Brookings City Council is lukewarm about a proposal submitted by the city’s golf course managers … Read more

Event Center proposed at course

Brookings City Council will discuss the possibility of transforming Salmon Run golf course into an … Read more

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