Coos Bay Rail Link, San Pedro & Southwestern Railroad General Managers Named
EUGENE, Ore., Dec. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ARG Transportation Services ( www.argtrans.com ) announced that Coos Bay Rail Link Director of Rail Operations Darrell "Duke" Rodley and San Pedro ...
Sheriff: Driver faces DUII after road goes right, car goes left
The road took a righthand turn. The car went off the left side of the road and hit a utility pole The driver told deputies she had swerved to avoid an oncoming vehicle. The deputies told the driver she had a blood alcohol content level of .14, above the .08 legal limit.
Coos Art Museum announces winners for Pacific Shores Photography Exhibition
In conjunction with the opening of the Pacific Shores Photography Exhibition on December 12, 2014, exhibition jurors announced their selection of prize winners in the 5-state photography competition.
Coos Bay woman arrested for having more than $50,000 worth of meth
Coos Bay, Ore. --- A woman from Coos Bay was sentenced to more than six years in prison after detectives found more than $50,000 worth of meth in her home. The South Coast Interagency Narcotics Team or SCINT started investigating Pamila Sue Miller back in March of 2013. Using surveillance and undercover meth buys detectives determined that miller was dealing on a large scale. Police got a search ...
Man Dies in Crash near Coos Bay
COOS BAY, Ore. ? A man died in a head-on crash 10 miles east of Coos Bay. Oregon State Police says it happened on Highway 42 Wednesday afternoon. Troopers say the driver of a BMW, 81-year-old Robert Woldt from Winston, crossed the center line and collided head-on with a 2004 Chevrolet Venture van. Woldt died ? Continue reading »
OSP continuing investigation into fatal Hwy 42 crash
Police and emergency workers are on the scene of a two-vehicle crash on Highway 42 near milepost 4.
Fatal crash on Highway 42 near Coos Bay
Coos Bay, Ore. -- Oregon State Police say they are still investigating a fatal accident that occurred near milepost 4; 10 miles east of Coos Bay. Officials say a preliminary investigation shows that a black, 1996 BMW coupe, was westbound on Highway 42 when for unknown reasons it crossed the center line and collided head-on with a 2004 Chevrolet Venture van. OSP said the driver of the BMW has ...
Key figures at Coos Bay defense contractor get prison in fraud conspiracy
The founder and owner of Kustom Products Inc., in Coos Bay, was sentenced to nearly 4 years in federal prison on Friday, and his three sons also were sent to prison.
Rain floods Hwy 101 in downtown Coos Bay
Sections of Highway 101 near downtown Coos Bay were down to one lane. In North Bend, medical offices and apartments near Broadway were inundated with storm water.
2 Coos Bay residents die in car crash on Hwy 101 north of Bandon
Two Coos Bay resident died when their car crashed off Highway 101 into some trees Sunday morning.