Police shoot man suspected of killing woman in Coos BayJune 15, 2022 GMT
COOS BAY, Ore. (AP) — Police on Tuesday fatally shot a man in Coos Bay who was suspected of killing a woman days earlier, officials said.
Coos County District Attorney Paul Frasier said in a statement Wednesday that Matthew Tyler Mikel was confronted by police at about 7:30 p.m.
Oregon hospital COO ousted after criminal history foundJune 8, 2022 GMT
COOS BAY, Ore. (AP) — A recently hired Oregon hospital chief operations officer no longer holds the job after hospital officials say they learned he had been convicted and sentenced to five years in prison on charges of wire fraud and false representation of a Social Security number.
Oregon Coast targeted for offshore wind developmentApril 27, 2022 GMT
COOS BAY, Ore. (AP) — Two areas off the Oregon Coast are being targeted to host offshore wind farms as the Biden administration seeks to ramp up renewable energy production.
The U.S. Department of the Interior announced Wednesday that the locations being identified to potentially host wind farms are about 12 nautical miles offshore Coos Bay and Brookings.
Ex-Coos Bay cop convicted on 20 child sex abuse countsApril 18, 2022 GMT
COOS BAY, Ore. (AP) — A former longtime Coos Bay police officer has been convicted on multiple charges related to the sexual abuse of a child.
After a trial in Coos County, Terry Scott Rogers was convicted on all counts, The World reported.
Controversial plan for Oregon natural gas terminal abandonedDecember 2, 2021 GMT
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A Canadian energy company called it quits Wednesday on a controversial natural gas pipeline and marine export terminal on the southern Oregon coast after failing to obtain all necessary state permits.
Coos Bay police officer indicted on child sex abuse chargesSeptember 15, 2021 GMT
COOS BAY, Ore. (AP) — A longtime Coos Bay police officer has been indicted and arrested on child sexual abuse charges.
According to court records, Terry Scott Rogers, 51, was arrested Friday on 18 felony charges and two misdemeanor charges, The World reported.
30 years for man who used child to make sexual abuse videosJune 23, 2021 GMT
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — A Coos Bay man has been sentenced to three decades in federal prison after he admitted to using a 3-year-old child to make videos of sexual abuse and disseminated them online.
Man suspected of 3 killings in Oregon town is still at largeJune 19, 2021 GMT
COOS BAY, Ore. (AP) — A man sought in the killings of three people after a hit-and-run crash near a casino and a shooting at a marijuana dispensary in a small Oregon city was still at large Saturday.
3 killed, suspect sought after Oregon hit-and-run, shootingJune 18, 2021 GMT
COOS BAY, Ore. (AP) — Police searched Friday for a suspect believed to have killed three people in wave of violence that included a hit-and-run crash and a shooting at a pot shop in a small Oregon city.
Quakes strike off Oregon coast, no tsunami expectedApril 29, 2021 GMT
COOS BAY, Ore. (AP) — Multiple earthquakes occurred off the Oregon coast early Thursday.
Deputy dies from shooting injuries sustained on duty in 1980April 19, 2021 GMT
COOS BAY, Ore. (AP) — A former Douglas County sheriff’s deputy has died more than 40 years after he was shot while working...
US signs order for first West Coast gas-export terminalJuly 7, 2020 GMT
The Trump administration on Monday formally authorized exports from a proposed Oregon natural-gas terminal, the first on the U.S. West Coast.
Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette signed the order for the proposed Jordan Cove liquid natural gas terminal in Coos Bay, Oregon...
Magnitude 6.3 earthquake rumbles 150 miles off Oregon coastAugust 29, 2019 GMT
COOS BAY, Ore. (AP) — A 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck Thursday off the Oregon coast but did not generate a tsunami or cause any damage or injuries, authorities said...
U.V. Report: Ashli Payne; Sadie Birch; Roseburg to Coos Bay Relay; Indian Huddle luncheonApril 25, 2017 GMT
Payne ends career at EWU
Senior forward Ashli Payne, a former Umpqua Community College standout, recently concluded her two-year women's basketball career at Eastern Washington University.
Jordan Cove open house attracts Douglas County stakeholdersMarch 24, 2017 GMT
More than 100 curious community members, union representatives and concerned landowners came to the Jordan Cove open house Wednesday at Seven Feathers Casino Resort in Canyonville.
Representatives of Jordan Cove and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission addressed questions and talked about the proposed natural gas pipeline that would run through four counties, including Douglas County, and the liquefied natural gas terminal that would be constructed at the Port of Coos Bay.