curry county

Missing Port Orford man found safe

Update (01/17 4:15 p.m.) – The Curry County Sheriff’s Office said Tyler Batch was found safe. He told police the car he was driving broke down and he began walking. The roads he tried stopped at dead ends, so he started following …

Man swept into ocean near Brookings

CURRY COUNTY, Ore. – A 21-year-old Nevada man was reportedly swept off coastal rocks into the Pacific Ocean in Curry County. Oregon State Police said the incident occurred at about 10:30 a.m. on the morning of January 3 near Brookings off Highway …

Woman dies while in custody

GOLD BEACH, Ore. – A 24-year-old woman died in custody after she was arrested in Curry County. Oregon State Police said Cassadi Renee Bond was arrested on October 19, 2017 on an outstanding warrant. She was subsequently lodged in the Curry County …

Oregon redwoods damaged in Chetco Bar Fire

Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest, Ore. – One of the northern-most redwood groves in the United States was damaged in the Chetco Bar Fire, according to the U.S. Forest Service. Officials stated on Saturday about 25% of a redwood grove in Oregon’s Wheeler …

Chetco Bar Fire update

Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest, Ore. – Following recent wet weather, the Chetco Bar Fire stands at 94% contained, according to the U.S. Forest Service. Firefighters made good progress during the past week strengthening lines around the fire burning northeast of Brookings. As …

Brookings credit union robbed

Brookings, Ore. – Police are looking for a man who allegedly robbed a Rogue Credit Union branch in Brookings. At approximately 1:30 p.m. on September 20, a man walked into the bank and presented a note demanding cash from a teller’s drawer, …
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