Curry County Newswire

Curry County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Curry County, OR.

Results 1 - 20 of 99 in Curry County, OR

  1. Ode to the cranberry: history, facts and recipesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Oregonian

    Every November I feel a sense of nostalgia. The festive cranberry that is a staple on many Thanksgiving tables was also a big part of my New England childhood.


  2. Police reports, Nov. 1-3Read the original story

    Friday Nov 3 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... custody and transported him to detox. Wednesday, 3:48 a.m. - Police arrested a man on a warrant out of Curry County in the 1100 block of East Main Street. He was lodged in the jail. Wednesday, 7:26 a.m. - Police arrested a man in the 1100 block of ...


  3. Police reports, Oct. 31-Nov. 1Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 1 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... Main Streets to detox. Wednesday, 3:48 a.m. - Police arrested a man in the 1100 block of East Main Street on a Curry County warrant and lodged him at the Jackson County Jail.


  4. Police shoot at Curry County car-theft suspect but he escapes; status unknownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 31 |

    A man suspected of stealing a car remains on the loose Tuesday after being shot at by police during a Curry County pursuit late Sunday night, the Oregon State Police said. Brian Anthony Widby, 29, is suspected of stealing a black 2002 Mitsubishi with California license plates DP429RE, police said.


  5. Police seek suspect involved in Curry County pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 31 | KOBI NBC5

    On October 29 at about 11:00 p.m. a Gold Beach Police Department officer was in pursuit of a stolen vehicle near 80 Acres Road in Curry County. During the chase, the officer fired his weapon.


  6. Mistake in interpreting test results led to removal of breasts, uterus, Oregon woman saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 25 | Denver Post

    ... the surgeries, she learned that her medical team was wrong - the test results were negative. Now she is suing Curry County Health District and members of her medical team for $1.8 million. "I am damaged for the rest of my life," she told The ...


  7. Gov. Kate Brown visits Brookings with plans to help with recovery after the Chetco Bar FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 22 | KOBI NBC5

    ... this county and this city is still in mourning over this fire so I don't think we can even process it yet," one Curry County Commissioner said. At the start of her discussion with locals, Brown revealed that she's created an Economic Recovery ...


  8. Deadly Plant Disease Confirmed For First Time In Pacific Northwest Fir TreesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... is different from the North American strain of sudden oak death. The latter has been killing tanoak throughout Curry County for years, but the European strain has forest managers particularly worried - because of its potential to infect the ...


  9. Flash flood watch issued for Chetco Bar fire burn areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 |

    The Chetco Bar fire burn area is under a flash flood watch Thursday in anticipation of approaching rain storms, the National Weather Service said. The watch is in effect from Thursday morning to Thursday evening, when heavy rain is expected to fall in Curry County, western Siskiyou County and eastern Josephine County, the weather service said.


  10. Repeat bank robber arrested in BrookingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | KOBI NBC5

    ... store employee spotted suspicious clothing found in the men's restroom. He was arrested and booked into the Curry County Jail on charges of first degree theft and second degree robbery. A Federal Bureau of Investigation report states Cleaves was ...


  11. Evacuation levels around Chetco Bar fire loweredRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | KOBI NBC5

    Curry County Sheriff John Ward announced some residents under by a mandatory evacuation order due to the Chetco Bar Fire can now return to their homes. According to the sheriff, Curry County residents outside the fire perimeter who were under Level 3 evacuation notices are now under Level 2 .


  12. Flash Flood Watch issued for portions of S. Oregon, N. CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | KOBI NBC5

    ... The watch includes portions of northern California and Oregon, including Jackson County, eastern Josephine and Curry County, south central Siskiyou County, western Siskiyou County, central and eastern Douglas County, the Siskiyou Mountains, the ...


  13. OR Residents Evacuate as Massive Wildfire ApproachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 |

    ... its way into the Wheeler Creek drainage. A smoke column grew to nearly 23,000 feet in height. Later in the day, Curry County residents Carpenterville Road from Bosely Butte to the intersection of Cape Ferrelo Road, also received a Level 3 advisory. ...


  14. A Word From Some of Our Other Disasters: LA Pet BlegRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | Balloon Juice

    While we've been focused on Harvey and its effects on Texas and Louisiana, as well as potential follow ons from Irma and other developing tropical storms, significant portions of the US are on fire. There's a very large wildfire in Curry County, Oregon - details here .


  15. North Coast under unhealthy air quality advisoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | KAEF

    ... County can expect to see patchy smoke but over all 'good' air quality despite some dense smoke coming from Curry County in southwest Oregon. Subsequent Wildfire Smoke Public Service Announcements will be issued should conditions change. Fire ...


  16. Chetco Bar Fire spreads to Josephine CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | KOBI NBC5

    ... up to three-tenths of a mile from the fire. Level 2 and 3 evacuations are in place for certain residents in Curry County. The evacuation areas are constantly being adjusted. You can view the latest information HERE . Note: By commenting below you ...


  17. Chetco Bar Fire: 118,000 acresRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 |

    Heavy smoke blanketed Brookings and most of the Curry County Monday - and an additional evacuation order was


  18. Chetco Bar Fire updateRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | KOBI NBC5

    ... Bar Fire has burned an estimated 107,933 acres with 1,662 fire personnel working on suppression efforts. The Curry County Sheriff's Office has expanded heightened evacuation warnings for some residents around the fire. You can view an interactive ...


  19. Hot, Dry Conditions Keeps Coastal Oregon Town In Wildfire DangerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... smoke coming in and then leaving, coming in and leaving, just here on the coastal winds." On Sunday evening the Curry County Sheriff's Office ordered more residents to evacuate because of the fire's threat. That e xpansion of a Level 3 evacuation ...


  20. Wind Expected to Feed Massive OR WildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 |

    Aug. 25--Much of Curry County, threatened by the flames and smoke of the monstrous Chetco Bar fire, is under a red flag warning because of winds in the forecast expected to further fan the flames. The warning is in effect for "mainly the southern half of Curry County" until 11 a.m. Saturday because of 10 to 15 mph winds with 20 to 25 mph gusts, according to a Weather Service bulletin issued today.