Bicoastal Media News

Friday, Jan. 19, 2018


* The Curry County Veterans’ Service Office has moved. The facility is now located at 517 Railroad Street in Brookings. According to Tony Voudy, the Veterans Service Officer, the move has led to communication issues, which has caused delayed response times for veterans, which Voudy regrets. He asks everyone for their patience. Office hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. The V-S-O is open on the first and third Wednesday each month in the courthouse annex on Moore Street in Gold Beach. It is also open on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month in Port Orford.


* “Legends Never Die” … the latest presentation by the Del Norte High School Dance Program, will open at 7:30 p.m. this evening at Crescent Elk Middle School. Tickets are $10 at the door for adults, $8 pre-sale at Del Norte Office Supply.


* Curry Community Health Department is urging the public to get flu vaccinations as soon as possible, as two different strains are impacting the state. Flu shots are available at the School Based Health Center on Pioneer Road in Brookings and … Curry Community Health on Fifth Street in Brookings … Spicer Health Clinic in Gold Beach … and the Curry Community Health in Port Orford.


In sports news:


* The first-place Eureka Loggers come to Crescent City to take on the Del Norte High Warriors in Big Five Conference girls basketball action in Thunen Gymnasium. The Warrior boys will also play the Loggers, with the girls game at 6 o’clock, the boys at 7:30 p.m. Listen to both games live on KPOD 97.9, and Catch the pregame show at 5:50 p.m.


* Both Brookings-Harbor High’s varsity basketball teams will try to keep their hold on first place in the Far West League tonight as they travel to North Bend. Girls start at 6 p.m., the boys 90 minutes later. Both Bruin squads are 2-0 against league opponents