Monthly Archives: October 2012

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Chamber Opposes Home Rule Charter 143

With only two weeks left until election day, the Bay Area Chamber of Commerce has voted to oppose the Home Rule Charter, Measure 143. The non-profit business organization issued a press release backing their vote saying the Home Rule Charter increases the oversight of county government by subjecting most major decisions to a vote [...]


Wednesday October 24 2012

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Sanitary Sewer Line Being Replaced By City

The City of Coos Bay is replacing a portion of the sanitary sewer line on South 7th  between Johnson Avenue and Kruse Avenue, due to a failure in the pipe.  This portion of South 7th Street is closed to through traffic.  Due to the emergency nature of the project, the contractor started the work this morning. The work should be [...]


Tuesday October 23 2012

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Update:Stand Off Involving Man With A Gun At 4th & Golden

A man that held a standoff with police earlier today is in custody at this hour. Coos Bay Police re-opened several access areas near 4th and Golden after 3 hours when the man was taken into custody. Police had asked motorists and the public to avoid the area until it was declared safe. The [...]


Tuesday October 23 2012

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Oregon’s Secretary Of State Helps Provide Tablets For Voters With Disabilities

Kate Brown, Oregon Secretary of State, announced that Samsung has provided ten tablet PC’s with Microsoft’s new Windows 8 operating system to be used by Oregon voters with disabilities. Windows 8 provides tools and features and USB plug-in capabilities for accessibility-enhancing devices that can simplify the process of marking a ballot for voters with disabilities. [...]


Tuesday October 23 2012

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Flu Shot Clinic This Thursday In Coos Bay

Flu season has arrived and many residents on the southern Oregon coast have found themselves without the resources to get vaccinated. Oregon Coast Community Action has teamed up with Walgreens Pharmacy to make sure underserved individuals are getting the protection they need to stay healthy this fall and upcoming winter. ORCCA and Walgreens have set [...]


Tuesday October 23 2012

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2012 Zombie Prom at North Bend Community Center

[ October 27, 2012; 10:00 AM to 11:59 PM. ] It will be a night of Rock and Roll Music and Zombies at the 2012 Zombie Prom. ZombiePalooza Local Vendors from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm and then at 6:00 pm the Zombie Prom kicks off. Saturday October 27th at the North Bend Community Center. Zombie Prom All Access is only $10. Music by DJ [...]


Monday October 22 2012

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OSP Troopers Discover Destructive Device on Traffic Stop

Oregon State Police (OSP) Hazardous Device Technicians rendered an improvised destructive device safe Sunday after it was discovered inside a pickup occupied by four juveniles during an early morning traffic stop along Highway 101 north of Coos Bay. One juvenile was transported to the Douglas County Juvenile Detention Center and three others were cited in [...]


Monday October 22 2012

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Sheriff’s Office Needs Your Help in Locating Missing Person

Coos County Sheriff’s Office Narrative: On 09/29/2012 Powers Police Department began an investigation into a report of a missing subject from the Powers area. It was reported that 57 year old Mark Foss, of Powers had not been seen since about 8 am Tuesday, 09/25/2012. It was reported that Mr. Foss had been [...]


Monday October 22 2012

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Halloween Activities Around The Bay Area

Here’s a list of several of Halloween events happening around the area: ——The frost is on the pumpkin and the pumpkin is atop the headless horseman! The Little Theatre on the Bay is again hosting a Haunted Theatre for the delight and fright of the community. Director Theresa Erskine says this will be the best [...]


Saturday October 20 2012

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Bandon School District Work Session

[ October 22, 2012; 6:30 PM; ] BANDON SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 54 BOARD OF DIRECTORS WORK SESSION MONDAY, OCT. 22, 2012 BHS CAFETERIA 455 9th Street SW 6:30P.M. WORK SESSION AGENDA CALL TO ORDER FLAG SALUTE 1. Charter School Contract 2. Coach Evaluation Process 3. Enrollment Forecast 4. Revised/Required Policy EBB - Accident Prevention and Safety Procedures 5. Revised/Required Policy [...]


Friday October 19 2012

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