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Lakeside Man Charged With Domestic Assault

  Deputies with the Coos County Sheriff’s office along with workers from the Oregon Department of Human Services, responded to 2973 South Tenmile Lake–which can only be accessed by boat–to conduct a welfare check on the afternoon of November 17th. Information had been received that a 30-year-old female had reportedly been assaulted at the residence the [...]


Tree Inspectors Busy For Holiday Season

Oregon Christmas trees are on their way to Asia, Hawaii and Mexico. In the next several weeks, Oregon—-the nation’s leading producer of Christmas trees-—will ship them to most U.S. states and many countries around the world. “It gets hectic over the next month and there can always be weather issues, but the job is great [...]


No Injuries In Coos Bay House Fire

No one was injured in a house fire on the night of November 16th. The Coos Bay Fire Department responded to the reported fire at 63197 Eastport Road in the Libby district just after 10pm. First responders found heavy smoke coming from the second floor and roof area. Crews found an active fire on [...]


New Dates For Veterans Town Halls

[ November 30, 2017; 5:00 PM; ] Attention all veterans, their family members and stakeholders. The Roseburg VA Healthcare System (RVAHCS) has scheduled Veterans Town Halls in Brookings and North Bend. The previous dates have changed for these events.   In Brookings on November 29th at 840 Railroad Street, at 5pm   In North Bend on November 30th at 2191 Marion Avenue, also at 5pm.   The [...]


Myrtle Point Wastewater Treatment Plant Received Wastewater With High Amounts Of Suspended Solids

The City of Myrtle Point Wastewater Treatment Plant has received wastewater containing high amounts of dissolved and/or suspended solids. Because of this, the ultraviolet disinfection system is not able to achieve proper inactivation of E-coli bacteria in the effluent water. Officials ask that the public avoid the South Fork Coquille River at river mile 34 [...]