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Coquille Restaurant Owner Arrested for Sexual Abuse and Harrasment

A Coquille business owner has been arrested for Sexual Abuse III and Sexual Harassment. The complaint came from a female employee who reported to police the owner had allegedly made several unwanted advances with her. Several other employees have also alleged that the restaurant owner had similar contact with them. 68 year-old Paul Arthur Jackson [...]

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Arrest Made in Coos Bay Murder Investigation

Christopher Joseph Gonzales Coos County District Attorney R. Paul Frasier has filed a charge of Murder and Assault in the Second Degree against 28 year-old Christopher Joseph Gonzales from Coos Bay. The charge stems from the investigation into the homicidal death of Forest Franklin Martin, whose body was discovered in the early morning hours of June [...]

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Clogged Intake Pipe Kills Off 400,000 Salmon Pre-Smolts

A fish carcass clogged an intake pipe at Rock Creek Hatchery, shutting off the flow of water to a raceway, killing 400,000 spring Chinook pre-smolts. These fish were to be released directly from the hatchery into the North Umpqua River next spring.   Dan Meyer, Rock Creek Hatchery manager said the water flow didn’t drop low enough [...]

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Multiple Vehicle Crash On Highway 38 Takes Life Of California Woman

On June 28th at 3p.m., Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to the report of a multiple vehicle crash on Highway 38 east of Reedsport.   According to OSP reports, a 2009 Nissan Cube, operated by 35-year-old Sarah E Wright, of Palm Springs, CA, was traveling west on Highway 38 when it crossed the center [...]

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Dolphin Players Salute Broadway In Empire

The Great White Way comes to Empire as the Dolphin Players present A Salute to Broadway, July 10th through the 26th, in cooperation with the Oregon Coast Music Festival. Including songs from Wicked, Cabaret, the Wizard of Oz, and Disney and other Broadway musicals that will be featured in the Festival’s Pops Concert, the [...]