curry county

HOPE: Curry County Veterans Services

CURRY COUNTY, Ore. — Homelessness is a serious issue in southern Oregon, but there are services and ways to escape it. NBC5’s Blakely McHugh met with two veterans who experienced homelessness or were on the brink of homelessness. Both of them went to …

Landslides and flooding hit hard in Curry County

BROOKINGS, Ore.– Heavy rain is washing out roads, causing flooding and triggering landslides across the region. With more rain expected, locals are hoping for a lull before the next storm arrives as it’s already some the worst weather they’ve seen in a long …

HOPE: Beyond Rejection

CURRY COUNTY, Ore. — Homelessness is a serious issue in southern Oregon, but there are services and ways to escape it. NBC5’s Blakely McHugh went to Curry County to find out about the organization Beyond Rejection. It was started by Jim Johnson, his …

HOPE: Central Curry School District

CURRY COUNTY, Ore. — Homelessness is a serious issue in southern Oregon, but there are services and ways to escape it. NBC5’s Blakely McHugh went to Central Curry school district to find out how homelessness impacts its students, and what the district does …

HOPE: Coffee Shop Offers Helping Hand

Curry County is among the smallest in the state. That means there are less job opportunities, housing options, even affordable housing. That’s why many organizations are working together to help those experiencing homelessness or close to it. In this episode of “HOPE,” …

Person killed in crash on Highway 101

CURRY COUNTY, Ore. – One people was killed in a crash north of Brookings. At about 5:55 p.m. on February 4, Oregon State Police troopers responded to a single vehicle crash on Highway 101 near milepost 344. According to OSP, a Geo …

911 difficulties for wireless callers in Curry County

CURRY COUNTY, Ore. – Happening right now, Curry County Emergency Services are reporting an outage for cell phone callers trying to dial 911. According to information shared from the Sheriff’s Office, they believe it’s related to internal phone line issues. Wireless callers …