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Avoiding Storm Damage to Your Home, Jan. 14

In any season, storms can be severe, but there are ways to prepare your home to minimize the risk of damage when severe weather strikes. In some cases, taking these steps can mean the difference between costly...
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Oregon Flu Report, Jan. 14

Just Posted: Flu Bites Report for Week 1, December 30, 2018 - January 5, 2019 - Summary: During Week 1, 2.2% of all emergency department visits in Oregon were due to influenza-like illness (ILI). Among Oregon...
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Good Size Quake!, Jan. 14

A 4.1-magnitude earthquake shook the southern junction of the two fault lines that run parallel with the Oregon Coast early Sunday morning, Jan. 13.  According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake was...
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Possible Texting Fatality, Jan. 11

On Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at approximately 5:18 P.M. Oregon State Troopers and emergency personnel responded to the report of a single vehicle crash on I-84 near milepost 367. Investigation reveals that a...
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Safety Zone for Private Party Transactions, Jan. 11

Lincoln Co. Sheriff Curtis Landers announced to the Lincoln County Board of Commissioners that the concept he presented to them at a previous Commissioners’ meeting – called the “Blue Line Safety Zone”...
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Portland Mayor Threatened on Instagram, Jan. 11

A one-count indictment was unsealed in federal court charging Kermit Tyler Poulson, 39, with transmitting threatening communications with the intent to extort Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler. “Using social media...
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Oregon Heritage Commission, Jan. 11

The Oregon Heritage Commission will meet in Springfield January 13-14. On January 13 Commissioners will gather at 1:00 p.m. to tour heritage sites in the Willamalane Park and Recreation District including...
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Film Noir- series, Jan. 11

Film Noir Series at CBPL on Sunday, January 13, 2019, 4pm, at Coos Bay Public Library, 525 Anderson Ave, Coos Bay. Film Noir series continues on the second Sunday of the month. Everyone is welcome at this free...