Humidites are very low across the viewing area, although they are slightly higher than yesterday. Scattered showers are beginning to pop up along the Cascades, on the East Side and in Siskiyou County. These dry conditions are due to the offshore flow. Brookings again reached the upper 80′s and a heat advisory is in effect … Continue reading »
Still had a slightly offshore flow near Brookings this afternoon, or at least the airport did where temperatures rose to the 80′s while downtown they remained roughly 20 degrees cooler! Temperatures will still be warm in Brookings Friday before the Chetco Effect cranks up again through the weekend. Highs will also remain warm inland, where … Continue reading »
BROOKINGS, Ore. — Experts say the Southern Oregon coast may be overdue for a devastating earthquake. Yesterday Curry County residents met in Brookings for the Tsunami Road Show, a statewide disaster preparation class to learn what impact a natural disaster could have, and how to survive its after-effects. The earthquake risk comes from an offshore … Continue reading »
PORT ORFORD, Ore. — Two suspects sought following the January 11th baseball bat assault of a 49-year old man north of Port Orford were arrested last Thursday. They are currently in custody at Curry County Jail and face charges of attempted murder, robbery, and assault. On January 17 Detective John Riddle of the Oregon State … Continue reading »
BROOKINGS, Ore. — A Brookings man with a history of animal neglect charges is once again behind bars for animal neglect. Michael Perry is facing several charges linked to the neglect of ten horses on his Brookings property. The Curry County Sheriff’s Office says it received reports the horses were living in small pens filled … Continue reading »
Scores and highlights from the play-in round in the 6A, 5A and 4A. Games include North Medford at Clackamas, Corvallis at Ashland and Eagle Point at Crescent Valley.