Friday Feb 28
Coquille man charged with aggravated animal cruelty for shooting dog in head
Jed Bradly Alexander was arrested on Tuesday for suspected felony animal cruelty and remains in the Coos County Jail in the Oregon community of Coquille reported the WorldLink.com.
Friday Feb 28
The Newberg Graphic
Legislature OKs Native American mascot bill - Friday, 28 February 2014 00:00
The Oregon House of Representatives voted Wednesday, Feb. 26, to approve a bill that would allow school districts to receive Native American tribes' permission to use school mascots that represent or are significant to the tribes.
Police: Man shot neighbor's dog for no reason
Police in Coquille arrested a man Thursday, after they say he shot his neighbor's dog in the head for no reason.
KCBY-TV Coos Bay
Medical Marijuana: 'We're just trying to find something that's acceptable'
The Oregon State Senate passed a bill giving local governments the authority to regulate medical marijuana dispensaries, which will now move to the House.
Local TV Station KTVZ
Coquille man, 76, rescued after SUV goes into creek
The Coos County sheriff's office says firefighters and an ambulance crew have rescued a 76-year-old Coquille man who was trapped when his Ford Explorer ran off a road and wound up on its side in a creek.
Flood watch for South Coast; high winds for storm-weary valley
Heavy rain forecast to hit the southern Oregon Coast could trigger flooding, debris flows or landslides, forecasters said.