Telephone Scam Telling Potential Victims They Could Go To Jail

A telephone scammer is telling potential victims they could face jail time. The Curry County Sheriff’s office wants the public to know there is another telephone scam, telling people over the phone that they missed jury duty and that a warrant was issued for their arrest. The scam caller identifies himself as an officer [...]

Freeze Warning Starts At Midnight

The National Weather Service has issued a Freeze Warning going into effect at Midnight on February 24th through to 8am Friday morning. Temperatures will drop below 32 degrees for four hours.  

Deputy Suffers Broken Leg During Arrest

A Coos County Deputy suffered a broken leg while attempting put a Lakeside man in custody. Coos County Deputies responded to a reported Hit and Run at the Kozy Trailer Park in Lakeside on February 22nd. It was reported that 35-year-old Charles H. Hess of Lakeside was driving a Pickup truck and reportedly struck a [...]

Man Arrested On Burglary And Trespassing Charges

  Coos County Deputies responded to 91287 Cape Arago Highway in Coos Bay on the afternoon of February 22nd, to a report of active alarms at the home. When Deputies arrived they found the home had been forcibly entered but no one was inside. When Deputies checked around the residence, they encountered 26-year-old Eithen N. Nordholm, [...]

Pancake Breakfast To Support Children’s Burn Center

The Coquille Volunteer Fire Department is holding a pancake breakfast and everyone is invited. It’s Pancakes For Life, being held on February 25th at the Coquille Fire Department, 3rd and Alder in Coquille. This special fundraiser is from 8 to 11am as they raise funds to support patients at the Emanuel Children’s Burn Center. For [...]