Police Make Arrest After Fatal Shooting

NORTH BEND, Ore. — North Bend police say an early-morning shooting left one man dead. Police responded to calls at the North Bend Community Center at 1:15 a.m. That’s when they found the body of a male with a gunshot wound to the head. Officers found a firearm two blocks away, and after searching for … Continue reading »

Friday Night Blitz – September 27

For the September 27 edition of the Friday Night Blitz, Jake Zivin, Erik Elken and Stephen Nelson have highlights from eleven games plus scores from around the state, including our Game of the Week — Sheldon vs South Medford. Get a wrap-up of Mid-Willamette League play, and more.

Attempted Murder Suspect Arrested

NORTH BEND, Ore. — A Lakeside man is in jail accused of attempted murder. The North Bend Police Department arrested David Wonnacott at the Eugene airport, Thursday. Details are still limited, but police say the 42-year-old tried to kill someone Wednesday in the 2300 block of Broadway. Wonnacott’s now in the Coos County Jail.

North Bend Promotes Pedestrian Safety

NORTH BEND, Ore. – The North Bend Police Department will conduct a Pedestrian Safety Operation Monday. Officers will use a decoy pedestrian to remind motorist to stop and yield to pedestrians waiting to cross the street. Warning signs will be posted prior to entering the pedestrian safety operation zone to remind drivers. Police say motorists … Continue reading »

State Title Saturday Highlights (12/1)

Highlights include: Class 6A State Semifinal: Sheldon 35, Jesuit 28 Class 5A State Final: Sherwood 46, Marist 20 Class 4A State Final: Baker 52, North Bend 22 Class 2A State Final: Oakland 50, Portland Christian 27 Class 1A State Final: Camas Valley 24, St. Paul 8

Mandatory Drug Tests for North Bend H.S.

NORTH BEND, Ore. — Students at North Bend High School will now have to take mandatory drug tests. “The World” newspaper reports that the school board approved the drug testing policy Monday night. The new rule applies to all students involved in extra-curricular activities. Students will have to submit to a test before participating in … Continue reading »