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Coos Co. Commissioners, Jan. 2

The Coos Co. Board of Commissioners will hold their weekly meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 2, Owen Building, 201 N. Adams St., Coquille.  8:30 a.m. Executive Session; 9:30 am. Regular...
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Polar Bear Plunge, Jan. 1

Once a year they gather on the shore of Sunset Bay.  New Year’s Day, January 1st, and at 9 a.m., they take the plunge into the cold waters of the Pacific Ocean.  The goal is one to five minutes.  It’s...
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South Coast Unemployment Rate, Dec. 28

Coos County’s seasonally adjusted November unemployment rate increased to 5.3 percent from a revised 5.1 percent in October. The rate is below the November 2017 rate (5.5%). Oregon’s seasonally adjusted...
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DEQ Impaired Water Bodies Coos Co., Dec. 27

DEQ Release - In December 2018, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency approved Oregon's 2012 Clean Water Act Section 303(d) List of impaired water bodies that need pollution reduction plans, called total...
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Coos Co. Commissioners, Dec. 27

The Coos Co. Board of Commissioners will meet on Thursday, Dec. 27, 10 a.m., Room 121, Courthouse, Coquille, Work Session – Deferred...
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Slash Burning in the Watershed, Dec. 27

The Coos Bay/North Bend Waterboard has been given permission to burn several slash piles within the watershed on December 27th. The Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ) has limited burning opportunities to days...
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WX, Dec. 25

Partly cloudy today along the South Oregon Coast with highs near 50 and winds light and variable.  Cloudy tonight with lows in the upper 30s and winds out of the East to Southeast at 5-10 mph.  Showers on...
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Charleston Bridge, Dec. 25

CCSO release - On 12-24-18 at approximately 1134 hours, the Oregon State Police, Coos County Sheriff’s Office, and the Charleston Fire Department responded to the area of the Charleston Bridge regarding the...