Coos Bay Arrest – Dakota Mollet

A Coos Bay woman was taken into custody following a lengthy investigation by local police that began July 9th. 19-year-old Dakota Mollett was lodged in the Coos County Jail on charges of distribution of a controlled substance to a minor and recklessly endangering another person. Police were contact by three juveniles who reported a juvenile [...]

Coos Bay Temporary Lodging Ordinance

The Coos Bay City Council has passed a Temporary Lodging Ordinance that will facilitate organizations wishing to provide temporary locations for overnight stays. The ordinance will allow a non-commercial facility to temporarily house homeless individuals for up to 30 consecutive days and up to 90 days in a calendar year. The ordinance requires permitting approval [...]

Tribute to the Troops Gold Star Ride

The 8th annual Tribute to the Troops Oregon Ride will honor Gold Star families in the local area this week.  The first event will honor the family of Lance Corporal Bryan Bertrand at 9:15 on Friday Morning. The riders will arrive at Bryan’s Home for a small ceremony that is open to the public. The day [...]

Bandon Man Sustains Fatal Injuries in Motorcycle Accident

Oregon State Police responded to a single vehicle accident near milepost 279 on Highway 101 yesterday around 10:30 PM. The preliminary investigation revealed a 2003 Yamaha Motorcycle was traveling south when it left the roadway and crashed. 52-year-old Robert Killough of Bandon Oregon sustained fatal injuries. The Oregon State Police was assisted by the Coos [...]

Full Road Closure in Coos Bay for Storm Drain Repairs

The City of Coos Bay will be performing a repair of the storm sewer line located along Lakeshore Drive between Fenwick Street and Sanford Street.  For safety reasons, this work will require a full road closure tomorrow.  Traffic will be detoured around the work zone between the hours 7am until 6pm. During the project, there [...]