NORTH BEND, Ore. – Police in Coos County are looking for a missing man who may be in danger. Investigators said 77-year-old Richard August Freske was last seen walking in the area of Newmark and Broadway in North Bend around ...

Author: KGW Staff NORTH BEND, Ore — Crews from the U.S. Coast Guard were scouring an area off the coast of Florence on Saturday, searching for the one remaining crew member of a fishing boat that went down in the ...

FLORENCE, Ore — The Oregon Coast Guard is on an urgent search for a missing man, after his boat sunk off the coast near Florence early Saturday morning. Officials at the Coast Guard Sector North Bend, received a mayday call ...

FAIRBANKS, Alaska — North Bend’s Chris Foltz and his team competed and took first place in the 2022 World Ice Art Championships in Fairbanks, Alaska on Sunday. “I love being from a small town and being able to do something ...

NORTH BEND, Ore. — SOVO or the Southwestern Oregon Veterans Outreach was recently granted $12,000 by the Cow Creek Umpqua Tribe Foundation. SOVO says the grant funding will help provide veterans, their families, or survivors with emergency aid for shelter, ...

NORTH BEND, Ore. — Many communities across the west coast braced for a tsunami advisory after an underwater volcano exploded near the island nation of Tonga over the weekend. With several recent earthquakes in the Pacific Ocean, one coastal town is ...

COOS COUNTY, Ore.— The Shutter Creek Correctional Institution in Coos County is expected to close by December 31. Coos County Commissioner Melissa Cribbins says Governor Kate Brown brought up the idea of shutting down the prison two years ago but ...

NORTH BEND, Ore. – The family of an Oregon doctor who was killed this past summer is offering a reward for information about his death. In the early morning hours of August 2, 2021, the North Bend Police Department got ...

Update (10/28/21 4:46 p.m.) – A man wanted for allegedly attempting to kill his ex-girlfriend was taken into custody Thursday. The Coos County Sheriff’s Office said Robert Elliot Danford was found and arrested after police received a tip from a ...

NORTH BEND, Ore — The attorneys representing former North Bend police chief Rob Kappelman and captain Curt Bennett, are speaking out for the first time about their seemingly abrupt retirements.  Kappelman and Bennett, both 29-year-veterans, retired last Wednesday. Their leave ...

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