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Waterfall Jump Rescue, Aug. 9

A Coast Guard aircrew medically evacuated a 52-year-old man who reportedly jumped 60 feet from the top of a waterfall at Rock Creek Falls, Wednesday, Aug. 8.  An Air Station Astoria crew aboard an MH-60...
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Setting Standards for tall Wood Buildings, Aug. 9

The State of Oregon Building Codes Structures Board recently approved and the Oregon Building Codes Division (BCD) adopted code language providing for taller wood building construction in Oregon. The Aug. 1,...
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Oregon Century Farms, Aug. 9

At the annual awards ceremony at the Oregon State Fair, families from across the state will receive recognition for operating as Century or Sesquicentennial (150-year) Farm or Ranch.  The 2018 ceremony will...
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Record in Grants Awarded, Aug. 9

As a testament to Oregonians’ steadfast and growing commitment to supporting culture, the Oregon Cultural Trust will award a record $3.02 million in grants to 137 cultural nonprofits in fiscal year 2019, a 3...
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Coos Co. Commissioners, Aug. 9

The Coos Co. Board of Commissioners will hold a work session on “Fleet Management Services” in Room 121, Courthouse at Coquille on Thursday, Aug. 9.  At 11 a.m., an Executive Session in Room 121, for...
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Central Coast Paving Projects on Hwy. 101, Aug. 9

ODOT release - Crews will be paving and patching areas of Hwy. 101 in Lincoln County over the next two months to fix areas of rough road and improve safety. Travelers should expect crews to be in an area one...
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Street Lane Striping, Aug. 9

The City of Coos Bay Public Works Department will partner with ODOT to re-stripe several streets in the City of Coos Bay on Thursday, August 9th. The work is expected to take a day; however, depending weather...
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Quake off Bandon, Aug. 9

A 3.1-magnitude earthquake shook the outer fault line of two that run parallel with the Oregon Coast Wednesday, Aug. 8.  According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake was located west to northwest of...
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East-West Shrine Game, Aug. 8

Make it four-in-a-row for the East in the annual East-West Shrine Football game Saturday night, Aug. 4, in Baker City.  The East won 20-8 in a come-from-behind effort to improve their lead in the overall...