Man Arrested for Assaulting Girlfriend

COOS BAY, Ore. — A North Bend man is in jail after police say he broke into an apartment and assaulted his ex-girlfriend. Coos Bay police say Friday afternoon a woman called from the 200 block of South Schoneman Street, saying her ex-boyfriend broke into her friend’s apartment, hit her on the head, and sprayed … Continue reading »

Coos Bay Arson Suspect Arrested

COOS BAY, Ore. — A Coos Bay woman is in jail after deputies say she lit a dumpster on fire. The Coos County Sheriff’s Office says they responded to the 63000 block of Boat Basin Road around 9 a.m. Sunday. Investigators say a dumpster in the Seaport RV Park had been lit on fire. After … Continue reading »

Woman Sentenced for Mom’s Death

COOS BAY, Ore. — A Coos Bay woman will spend more than six years in prison, after pleading guilty to manslaughter, following the death of her elderly mother. Vana Boren, 54, was originally charged with murder by abuse but took a plea deal, so that charge was dropped. Her 87-year-old mother Willa Faye Boren, died … Continue reading »

Coos Bay Man Faces Assault Charges

COOS BAY, Ore. — A Coos Bay man is facing assault charges after he cut his mom with a knife. The Coos County Sheriff’s Office says around midnight they responded to an incident on the 61000 block of Old Wagon Road. It says 32-year-old Troy Farless had cut his mom with a knife during a … Continue reading »

Man Sentenced for Assaulting Women

COOS BAY, Ore. — A Coos Bay man was sentenced 85 months in prison for assaulting two women earlier this year. On Jan. 31, Douglas Reed was seen assaulting a woman and dragging her into a nearby house. When police arrived, they discovered a second female victim inside the house who said she had also … Continue reading »