Oregon Interagency Incident Management Team 2 assumed command of the Bunker Hill Complex of wildfires at 6 a.m. Sunday as a new base of operations (Incident Command Post) was established at the south end of Diamond Lake, Forest Service officials said.
The suspect took undisclosed items and then fled on foot. Police officers and a K-9 officer responded to the incident. A search of the area was conducted but the suspect was not found.
Two people were seriously injured in a crash along Highway 18 early Saturday morning.
The De Havilland Otter turboprop went down Thursday in Misty Fjords National Monument near Ketchikan.
Authorities say occupants at 945 SE Mill saw smoke and a small amount of fire from a living room outlet. They unplugged a TV from the outlet thinking it had a short and found that the fire had already extended to under the house.
The Coos County District Attorney's Office says around 1:14 a.m. Saturday, a 911 caller reported that a body had been found on the tidal mud flat of Coos Bay just to the west of the Empire Wastewater Treatment Center.
U.S. Forest Service officials evacuated Bunker Hill, East Lemolo and Inlet campgrounds near Lemolo Lake as a safety precaution while the Bunker Fire burns one mile north of the lake.
Start-up businesses in the bay area are eligible for up to $18,000 to help them expand.
Hundreds of participants will gather at the Marshfield High School track for a 24-hour walk-a-thon, food and live entertainment in a community effort to fight cancer.
Due to safety reasons this work will be performed at night starting the evening of Monday June 29 and Tuesday June 30, from 6 p.m. to 7 a.m.
A Coos County man was sentenced Thursday to 90 months in prison after pleading guilty to Robbery in the First Degree, Criminal Mischief in the Second Degree, Robbery in the Third Degree and Criminal forfeiture.
Before these two litters, there hadn't been a lion cub birth at Safari in more than two decades.
Ed Lund Park may be empty and quiet at the moment, but Saturday that all changes -- over 20 vendors, a beer garden, live music, and a car show will be among the attractions for the Annual Clamboree and Glass Art Festival.
"They came across a credit card that wasn't supposed to be used or was supposed to have been cancelled a few years ago and wasn't.”
Its latest grant will help purchase one of the largest digital projectors on the south coast. The new equipment will project 35 trillion colors using a 3,000 watt bulb.