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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” [...]

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Industrial Fire Restrictions Have Increased

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 Two takes effect Monday, August 15th on all lands protected by the CFPA within Fire Zones CS-2 and SK-1 . The CFPA District Zones are:   CS-1 and CS-4 the [...]

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Fall Internship Opportunities At South Slough Reserve

The Internship Program at the South Slough Estuarine Research Reserve is designed to help students gain job skills and work experience in the field of natural resources. They offer a range of internships for university and community college students, high school students, and adults wishing to gain additional job skills and work experience. Internships opportunities [...]


Police Looking For Person Of Interest In Suspected Homicide

At approximately 10:00 AM this morning, the Coos County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a body lying in the front yard of a residence located at 63368 Ross Inlet Road, Coos Bay, Coos County, Oregon. Upon arrival deputies found the deceased body of a white male adult. It was apparent from the condition of the [...]