2014-09-02 08:10:00 by Metro Networks, Inc.
(Newport, OR) -- Police are investigating the death of a Coos County man during a fishing trip off Newport. Authorities say 70-year-old Eugene Elmer Compton of Charleston was found dead aboard the vessel "Carolyn Ruth," the morning after he set out on a fishing expedition Saturday afternoon. Oregon State Police say it's likely Compton died of natural causes.
Jones Road, full road closure between Bennington Lane and NE Butler Market Road. May 18 – August 18, local access only.
Orion Drive closed in two locations for sewer work; at the intersection with Avery Lane and between Desert Woods Drive and King Hezekiah Way. From July 11 to Sept. 6. Detours marked.
Valhalla Sewer Relocation Project, Mt. Washington Drive at Shevlin Park Road intersection and North to Regency Street. Nighttime closures with detours marked during roundabout construction. Daytime closures for construction towards Regency Street. 7 p.m. – 7 a.m., July 11 – November.