Articles tagged with: Curry County

29 June 2015

Property taxes could be raised if Oregon voters approve

Posted in Local

Ore. --- 13 counties may soon be seeing higher property taxes. If Oregon voters pass the resolution, a minimum permanent property tax rate would be raised to $2 per thousand dollars of assessed valu ...

08 June 2015

Fire season begins tomorrow for Coos, Curry and Wester Douglas counties

Posted in Regional

Ore. --- Fire season starts tomorrow, June 9th, for Coos, Curry, and Western Douglas counties. That means the end of unregulated outside burning, including debris piles and the use of burn barrels. ...

29 May 2015

New Curry General Hospital approved for Gold Beach by USDA

Posted in Regional

Gold Beach, Ore. --- A loan to build a new Curry General Hospital in Gold Beach has been approved by the USDA.The announcement coming from the Curry Health Network today, May 29th.The Federal Agency ...

09 March 2015

Curry County officials investigating officer involved shooting

Posted in Local

Curry County, Ore. -- The Curry County Major Crimes Team is investigating a pursuit which included an officer involved shooting last night on House Rock View Point Road, north of Brookings in Curry ...

05 February 2015

National Weather Service warns about flooding

Posted in Local, Regional

Ore. --- The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch starting Thursday night going through Saturday afternoon. Heavy rainfall is expected during this time and that could trigger flooding, ...

18 September 2014

Curry County voters say no to property tax raise

Posted in Local

Gold Beach, Ore. --- Curry voters say no again to a property tax increase to fund the county jail.57 percent of voters voted no to an increase in their property tax rate to raise $1.6 million dollar ...

10 June 2014

Woman drowns at Huntley Park

Posted in Local

Gold Beach, Ore. -- As summer recreation gets underway authorities are reminding everyone that the local waterways can be a dangerous place to play. According to the Curry County Sheriff's Departmen ...

05 June 2014

Heroic deputy saves teen from drowning in ocean

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Brookings, Ore. -- A Curry County Sheriff's Deputy is out of the hospital after nearly drowning while saving a young man's life. Deputy Terry Brown is a humble hero. He earned the title on Harris Be ...

07 May 2014

Drugs and hundreds in cash discovered at Gold Beach man's home

Posted in Local

Gold Beach, Ore. -- While executing a search warrant, detectives discovered drugs and hundreds in cash at a Gold Beach man's home. The Curry County sheriffs, Brookings detective, and a K-9 served a ...