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Coos County Jail Reduces Bed Limit

Coos County Sheriff Craig Zanni has issued an order that, as of August 1st, the Coos County jail will go to a 49 jail bed limit until further notice. The Sheriff anticipates that this will be only temporary, possibly lasting 90 to 180 days. This decrease from the 98 bed limit is due to [...]


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Learn To Download Audio Books For Free

[ August 24, 2015; 12:00 PM; 12:00 PM; ] The Coos Bay Library will be offering a Library 2 Go workshop for downloading free e-books and audio books. The workshop will be held Monday, August 24th from 12 to 2p.m. in the library's Myrtlewood Room. Come in any time before 1:45pm and registration is not required. This workshop is intended for e-book and [...]


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Coast Guard Swimmer Harrity Rescues Four From Lifeboat

A Coast Guard rescue swimmer swam 1,750 yards in 5-foot seas and 30-mph winds to rescue four people after their fishing vessel grounded near Cape Blanco. Petty Officer 2nd Class Darren Harrity individually pulled each fisherman in 57 degree water from their life raft to shore, where they were met by EMS.   Watch standers at Coast [...]


Flags Half-Staff in Oregon

Governor Orders Flags at Half-Staff

Oregon Governor Kate Brown has ordered flags to be lowered to half-staff at all public institutions from Tuesday, July 21 until sunset on Saturday, July 25 in honor of the victims of the Chattanooga shootings.


Pacific Power Scam Alert

Pacific Power Warns of Phone Scam

Pacific Power is warning its customers and the public of a phone scam targeting utility customers in the Northwest where criminals posing as utility customer service agents are trying to get money and steal personal information.   The fraud is occurring nationwide, but recent days have seen an upsurge in the Northwest. The thieves are using sophisticated [...]