There is a fundraiser taking place in Roseburg for a woman in need of a double lung transplant. Jennifer Dwight grew up and lives in Douglas County. Those who know her admire her strength as she lives with cystic fibrosis.
Wednesday was a big day for the Coos Historical and Maritime Museum as the workers received their certificate of occupancy and the keys to the new building. The museum received its first donation toward the new building back in 1999, so the new space has been a long time coming.
The three categories are Citizen of the Year, Lifetime Achievement, and Family for Continuing Contributions.
Two aircrafts are now based at the North Bend Airport and will transfer critically injured or ill patients to trauma or medical centers.
The Coos Bay School District’s plan to rebuild or revamp campuses district wide is moving forward. This week the Facilities Planning Committee started going over the requirements and scope of work needed for a request for proposal (RFP).
In October, a heavy wind storm bent a steel work enclosure and at the time, ODOT said the damage was unlike any they'd seen, so some time would be needed to determine how to move forward. Now crews have a plan for fixing the structure.
The Marshfield High School Booster Club is making a point to support academics as well as athletics, raising funds for a fully operational purple and yellow fire engine.
Authorities say an adult female who lives in the Roseburg area reported to the Sheriff’s Office that her minor child had disclosed she had been sexually abused by Jesse Dubois, who is known to the female and the child.
The Sheriff’s Office says several detectives and deputies have been assigned to follow up on all leads and tips. JCSO says it has received countless tips and information coming from phone calls, email, and social media outlets.
Power went out just before 11 p.m. Tuesday and was restored around 8 a.m. Wednesday morning.
Firefighters freed a pickup driver from the wreckage of his rig after he hit a loaded log truck from behind at 50 mph Wednesday morning, Douglas County Fire District 2 said.
Ryan Tupua Reed was found guilty by a 12-person jury of Unlawful Deliver of Methamphetamine and Unlawful Possession of Methamphetamine, according to a report from the South Coast Interagency Narcotics Team.
It's a time when the Association shares the triumphs of the past year and gives the public a preview of what's to come.
Coos County commissioners are hosting a series of public meetings to help refine the plan, which could include identifying the services residents deem most important.
Court Appointed Special Advocate volunteers become a voice in court for children who have been victims of abuse.