Friday, Feb. 15, 2019
* An agreement has been reached between the City of Brookings and the Brookings-Harbor School District to create a school resource officer position. The city and the district will each pay approximately $55,000 to fund the post. The officer will serve as a public safety officer, as a mentor/informal counselor, and as a guest lecturer/informal educator. The goal is to phase in the full-time position by Fall of 2019.
* Curry County law enforcement is seeking information following the robbery of cash, silver coins and jewelry from the Singing Spring Resort in Agness. Anyone who has seen anyone with a large amount of silver dollars or jewelry should contact the Curry County Sheriff’s Department.
* The Great Book and Bake Sale will be held Saturday, Sunday and Monday at the Curry Public Library in Gold Beach. The event is hosted by the Friends of the Library.
In sports news:
* The No. 2 seeded Del Norte High’s girls basketball team will play No. 7 Urban High of San Francisco Saturday in the quarterfinals of the North Coast Section Division 4 playoffs. Game time is set for 7 p.m. and the game will be broadcast live on KPOD AM 1240. At the same time, the Warriors’ boys basketball team will head to Fortuna for their N-C-S quarterfinal battle. That game will be on KPOD 97.9 FM.