Dr. Sandesh Pandit is a sports medicine & orthopedic physician originally from Nepal. When he learned that a 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit his home country he immediately planned a trip to help victims.
On Thursday, May 14, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office received a report from the family of 14-year-old Tyler Lykins that he had run away from home.
In addition to other items, police say a 2003 Jeep Liberty, gold in color, with an Oregon license plate of ZTA362 had been stolen from the residence, which contained an unknown number of firearms.
After investigating, deputies arrested Steven P. Williamson, 40, of Myrtle Point and charged him with Rape I, Sodomy I, Sex Abuse I and Unlawful Sexual Penetration I.
Firefighters from Douglas County Fire District No. 2 were dispatched to the crash, where they found a 2-door 1995 Acura Integra had crashed into the large rock wall on the east side of the highway.
Officials say the State covered half of the $17 million cost with the rest matched by local donations.
It's a free boating safety app which offers state boating information, weather reports, and the ability to report hazards on the water.
"It’s very unenforceable," says Commissioner Chris Boice. "Even if we wanted to enforce it, there's no way for us to go out into the community and know that these transactions are taking place."
Earlier this spring, a Coos County man was found guilty on 18 charges from two separate court cases.
A "Restriction of Admission" notice is posted on the doors at Baycrest Memory Care, which means the facility can't admit new patients until it corrects its multiple violations, authorities say.
Winston police authorities say one of the men was wearing an FBI jacket and displaying a badge while they demanded money and drugs from the residents.
According to Superintendent Kevin Miller, teacher Robert Carwithen requested his resignation be effective immediately. The district is still investigating allegations of misconduct.
Organizers say those who would like to show their respect and honor Americans who sacrificed their life while serving are encouraged to join. Citizens are asked to wear red, white, and blue as a patriotic symbol of hope, and are encouraged to carry fresh greenery and/or flower.
Friday afternoon, a Coquille police officer investigated a report of possible sex abuse at a home on North Birch Street in Coquille.
According to the Department of Defense, his remains were declared non-recoverable. But in 1990, North Korea began the process of returning 208 boxes of human remains to the United States.