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Fire Restrictions Increase To Level Three (Partial Shutdown)

Increased fire danger on forest lands has prompted the Coos Forest Protective Association to increase the fire prevention measures on industrial operations. Industrial Fire Precaution Level Three goes into effect on Wednesday, August 17th on all lands protected by the CFPA in fire zones CS-2, CS-4, CS-5, SK-1 and SK-2. CS-1 and CS-4 the coastal [...]

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Coos County DA Releases Cause Of Death In Homicide

Officials say an autopsy on the body of Richard Perkins has been completed. The autopsy of 64-year-old Richard Perkins, whose body was found near his home southeast of Coos Bay, determined he was bludgeoned to death with a blunt object. Coos County District Attorney Paul Frasier says Perkins died as a result of severe blunt [...]

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Shriners Donkey Baseball In Myrtle Point

[ August 28, 2016; 1:00 PM; ] The Shriners of Coos County are sponsoring their Annual Donkey Baseball game on Sunday August 28th at the fairgrounds in Myrtle Point. The gates open at 1pm and the game starts at 2. Tickets are $8.00 per person available at the gate. Children under 12 are free when accompanied by an adult. Fairground parking is [...]


Coast Guard Rescues Fishermen From Vessel McCalis

A fishing vessel home-ported in Charleston took on water Sunday, August 14th. The crew were rescued after abandoning ship. Coast Guard watch standers in North Bend received a mayday call from the 60-foot McCalis at 11:54am, located approximately 8 miles west of Cape Blanco. The crew reported their fishing vessel was taking on water through [...]

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Authorities Identify Victim Of Homicide

The man found dead on rural property outside of Coos Bay has been identified as 64-year-old Richard Perkins.  His body was found lying in the front yard of a residence located at 63368 Ross Inlet Road southeast of Coos Bay around 10 am yesterday morning.  The Sheriff’s is still looking for a “person of interest” [...]