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Accidental Drowning Death in Powers

On April 6, 2014 at around 5:30 p.m. the Coos County Sheriff’s Office was called to Johnson Mountain Bridge on the South Fork of the Coquille River near Powers, Oregon.   Witnesses at the scene reported to police that 20 year-old Derrick J. Yarnell from Coquille had told friends he was going to jump from the Johnson [...]


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MHS Pageant Proceeds Fight Child Hunger

Mr. MHS contestants will take the stage at 7pm on Saturday, April 12th, in the Marshfield High School auditorium to entertain and announce the results of the fundraising competition, with all of the proceeds to benefit disadvantaged students served by Oregon Coast Community Action’s Share Bear Snack Pack program. This year, the Mr. MHS teens [...]


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Update: Road Work Will Cause Delays April 9th

The City of Coos Bay has contracted with Johnson Rock Products, Inc. to repair a portion of the southbound lane of South 10th Street between Anderson Avenue and Blossom Gulch Elementary School on April 9th. For safety reasons, this portion of the southbound lane on South 10th Street will be closed beginning at 8:30am and [...]


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President Declares Disaster In OR For Winter Storm

The President has declared a disaster declaration for Oregon to help recover from damage caused by the severe winter storm in February 2014. FEMA is providing financial assistance for emergency work, and repairs or replacement of public infrastructure in Benton, Lane, Lincoln and Linn counties. The majority of the damages were to public utilities as [...]


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Warning Shot Fired At EOCI; Inmates Fighting

At approximately 9:45am on Friday, April 4th, three inmates reportedly engaged in a fight on a recreation yard at Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution. The inmates refused verbal directives to stop fighting, at which time staff administered pepper spray. The inmates continued fighting and a warning shot was fired into a designated safe area. Upon the [...]