Leaven No Trace Founder Charged With Criminal Trespassing, Forgery and Burglary

Coos County Deputies responded to 63680 West Fork Millicoma Road in Coos Bay on January 13th to a report of alleged trespassers. Following their investigation, Deputies learned the trespassers had moved into an empty house owned by Byron and Roberta Ernst. The subjects were identified as 36-year-old Raymond J. Furr and 52-year-old Christy E. Furr, [...]

High Surf Advisory And High Wind Warning Late Tuesday

A High Surf Advisory will go into effect at 10pm Tuesday, January 17th through to 4pm on Wednesday. The National Weather Service reports average breaker heights 23 to 28 feet. Lowest in the vicinity of Brookings; Highest from Gold Beach to Bandon. While the entire area is expected to be impacted, waves pose the greatest [...]

Update: Man And Son Swept Out To Sea In Curry County

UPDATE: The Coast Guard has suspended its search at 11:51 a.m. today, for a 31-year-old father and 3-year-old son from the Eugene area, who were swept out to sea from a Boice Cope County Park beach, 4 miles north of Cape Blanco on Sunday.   The adult male and his three year old son have not been [...]

High Wind Watch Starts Tuesday Afternoon

The National Weather Service has issued a High Wind Watch. It will go into effect from Tuesday afternoon, January 17th through Wednesday afternoon. Winds are forecasted from the south at 30 to 40 mph with gusts to 60 mph. The winds will increase late Tuesday and are expected to peak Wednesday morning into the afternoon [...]

Free Tax Help Starts February 1st

Starting on Wednesday, February 1st, the AARP Foundation will provide free tax help and preparation for federal and state taxes for those of all ages with low to moderate incomes. Help will be available through April 15th without appointment at four locations on the southern Oregon coast and at a fifth location by appointment only. [...]