Coast Guard Medevacs Teen to OHSU

PORTLAND, Ore. —  A 15-year-old is at OHSU after suffering a head injury in Powers Friday. A Coast Guard helicopter crew medevaced the teen Friday night from Coquille to Portland. Watchstanders at the air station in North Bend got the medevac request at 5:00 p.m. Friday. The teen reportedly sustained a head injury while operating … Continue reading »

Missing Powers Man Found

POWERS, Ore. — Coos County sheriff’s deputies have located a Powers man who went missing on Sept. 25. Mark Ivon Foss, 57, was found alive and well near China Flats on Saturday, Oct. 28. A hunter had contacted the Coos County Sheriff’s Office, saying he had come across Foss and his van south of Powers. … Continue reading »