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Local & Regional Coos County launches tobacco-free campus policy Coos County launches tobacco-free campus policy
The new policy will prohibit cigarettes and all other smoking products, including e-cigarettes and other nicotine delivery products, as well as smokeless tobacco from being used on properties and worksites owned and operated by Coos County.
Local & Regional Coos County man sentenced to 50 years for felony charges Coos County man sentenced to 50 years for felony charges
The report says Thomas William Cornelius, Jr. has a lengthy criminal record; he began burglarizing residences throughout Oregon shortly after being released from prison in August 2010. He forcibly broke into homes and, while armed with a loaded gun, stole firearms, jewelry, cash and electronics.
Local & Regional Mop-up operations expand at Stouts Creek Fire Mop-up operations expand at Stouts Creek Fire
MILO, Ore. -- Crews continue to work to contain the Stouts Creek Fire conducting repair work and expanding mop-up operations, fire officials said Tuesday.

The wildfire has burned 26,452 acres and is 92 percent contained.

Crews have been and will continue to be replaced, as necessary.