Welcome to Coquille, Oregon!
If you are looking for local news, events, weather or other local features, you have come to the right place.
Map of Coquille, Oregon
News in Coquille, Oregon
Casino Concerns Pt 2
Fri, 14 Feb 2014 20:37:42 GMT
By Ashley Carrasco / KTVL.COM MEDFORD - One local tribe is looking to open a casino in Medford; but it's getting opposition from government leaders and another Oregon tribe. The Coquille Indian tribe is pushing to open a casino off of Highway 99 in Medford. ...
Showers and Sunbreaks Sunday
Sat, 15 Feb 2014 16:24:04 GMT
METEOROLOGIST MARISA WOLOSZYN’S FORECAST DISCUSSION: A Flood Warning remains in effect for the Coquille River at Coquille and Myrtle Point. A Flood Watch remains in effect for most of western Oregon as rivers rise due to the recent heavy rains. We’ll be in between systems Sunday, but we’ll still have showers and sunbreaks throughout the day as … Continue reading »
More Wind, Rain & Mtn. Snow This Week
Mon, 17 Feb 2014 15:54:04 GMT
Meteorologist Melissa Frey’s Forecast Discussion: After a short break from the rain on Sunday, it’s back to soggy weather Monday which will stick with us most of this week. The first of three storms to move through western Oregon showed up along the north Coast overnight. This storm brought in winds of over 60 mph … Continue reading »
Windy and Wet Weather This Week
Mon, 17 Feb 2014 02:24:04 GMT
METEOROLOGIST MARISA WOLOSZYN’S FORECAST DISCUSSION: A Flood Warning remains in effect for the Coquille River at Coquille and Myrtle Point. A Flood Watch remains in effect for most of western Oregon until 10 a.m. Monday as rivers remain high due to the recent heavy rains. Winds will continue to be gusty Sunday night into Monday. A High Wind Warning is in … Continue reading »
Prepare for more storms, wind, possible flooding
Sat, 15 Feb 2014 01:26:17 GMT
The National Weather Service has posted numerous watches and warnings for the coast, Western Oregon mountains, the Willamette Valley, southwestern Oregon, and Central and northeast Oregon.
School enrollment inching higher
Tue, 11 Feb 2014 19:45:44 GMT
Nearly 3,400 more students walked into Oregon schools last fall, pushing the state’s enrollment count slightly higher.
Casino Concerns Pt 1
Fri, 14 Feb 2014 20:34:50 GMT
By Ashley Carrasco / KTVL.COM MEDFORD - A controversial topic is spinning in the Rogue Valley. One local Indian tribe is proposing to open a class II casino in Medford. Its neighboring tribe says it is a bad bet. The Coquille Indian Tribe was terminated by the government in 1954. ...
Oregon Schools Could Keep Indian Mascots
Sat, 01 Mar 2014 00:12:42 GMT
ROGUE RIVER, Ore. – Community members and supporters of Rogue River High school said they were happy it would be able to keep its “Chieftains” mascot and logos, after lawmakers passed a bill that would allow schools to keep Native American imagery by consulting with a local tribe. The bill is headed to Governor John … Continue reading »
Oregon winter storms cause water issues
Sat, 15 Feb 2014 20:19:07 GMT
Winter weather led to a pair of water issues in Oregon this week.
Heavy Rain and Strong Winds Tuesday
Tue, 18 Feb 2014 15:24:08 GMT
Meteorologist Melissa Frey’s Forecast Discussion: The rain has picked back up on this Tuesday morning and will increase through the afternoon. A storm will move through western Oregon today delivering another round of high winds across the state and heavy snow above 4,500’. The Valley can expect winds from the south of 20-35 mph and gusts to … Continue reading »