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OSP Launches Statewide Investigation Concerning Suspicious Mail with Unknown Substance

The Oregon State Police and multiple partners are conducting a statewide investigation after multiple government offices around the state received suspicious mail, some with an unknown substance.   Hazardous Materials Teams and investigators have responded to these reports. This story will be updated and more information will be released when it is available.   As a reminder people receiving [...]


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Man Presumed Drowned At Diamond Lake

According to the Douglas County Sheriff’s office, on July 25th at approximately 1240 hours, their 911 center received a call regarding a male subject who had reportedly jumped from a boat into the water at Diamond Lake and had not been seen again.   Marine deputies began searching for the subject but they were unable to find [...]


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5 Cent Gas Tax Proposed By City Leaders

[ July 30, 2015; 6:00 PM; ] The cities of North Bend and Coos Bay are embarking on a cooperative effort to improve street maintenance in both communities. The “Save Our Streets” project would create a 5-cent-per-gallon tax on gasoline sold in either city. Each city’s proceeds would be dedicated to street maintenance and improvement.   Coos Bay's Public Works Director Jim Hossley [...]


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More Than 600 Marijuana Plants Found; Two Arrests Made

The Coos Bay Police Department received information of possible code violations at a commercial building at 712 South 2nd Street in Coos Bay. While looking into the code violations, city personnel received information that there was possibly a large marijuana grow at that location.   On July 21st, police contacted Joshua A. Galbraith and Carrie Jo Galbraith [...]


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Line Break Shut Down Water In Siltcoos Recreation Corridor

Campers who are staying in Siuslaw National Forest campgrounds along the Siltcoos recreation corridor, 7 miles south of Florence, need to supply their own drinking water due of a break in an underground water line. The break was discovered July 21st, prompting the shutdown of flush toilets, showers and water faucets at recreation sites at [...]