The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 8.8 in September, exactly one-percent lower than September 2013.
A woman stabbed multiple times in the abdomen with a large knife underwent emergency surgery Tuesday morning. Her cousin was jailed on attempted murder charges.
Two people died when their sedan crashed head on into an oncoming log truck.
Coos County Public Health has been hosting flu and pneumonia vaccine clinics at different locations around the county, but you can also stop by the main office in North Bend.
The City of Reedsport is looking at ways to fund its levee certification and get its storm water system up to federal standard. City officials say if the levee isn't certified, it has to look at paying mandatory flood insurance with a price tag of $1-3 million a year.
Locally this week, the Coos Bay City Council will vote on an ordinance and measure that would do the same.
The League of Women Voters of Coos County is hosting a public candidate forum in Coos Bay Monday night.
A contamination sampling investigation began Monday along the Isthmus Slough, upriver from Coos Bay.
These 19 men are the newest additions to the Washington State Department of Corrections' list of wanted sex offenders.
The U.S. Coast Guard is scheduled to attend a community meeting in Newport on Monday about the pending closure of one of its three air facilities along the Oregon coast.
Trent Messerle fought long and hard before losing his battle to cancer September 27th. Now the community is coming together to honor Trent's life and take some financial strain off his family.
A gunman kidnapped a driver in Coos Bay and directed him to a remote area near Sumner Thursday morning.
A Coos County woman faces charges of Murder by Abuse and Manslaughter in the death of her 87-year-old mother.
Coos County Sheriff's deputies and Coquille Police are investigating a structure fire off Highway 42S in Coquille just before midnight Wednesday. Officials say a body was found after the flames were extinguished.
A car hit the back of a transport van with 10-people on board that pulled out onto the highway in front the approaching car Thursday morning, state police said.