Local & Regional News

Local & Regional Curry County tax levy to fund jail voted down
Curry County voters turned down a levy in Tuesday’s special election that would have increased property taxes to fund jail operations in the county. The unofficial results show the levy failing, with 57% voting it down.
Local & Regional Coos Bay man seriously injured in car crash
A Coos Bay man suffered serious injuries after a car crash Monday night in Lane County, but nobody found him until the next morning. He was lifeflighted to Sacred Heart Medical Center where he is being treated for his injuries.
Local & Regional Counterfeit bills found in Bay Area this week
Police officials are warning Bay Area residents to be on the lookout for fake paper money in the North Bend-Coos Bay area. North Bend Police say there have been four reports of counterfeit 20-dollar bills in the area since Monday, and officials say they appear to be good fakes.