Monthly Archives: January 2014

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BLM Facts Available Now

Do you know how many visits were made to BLM recreation sites last year? Or how many wild and scenic rivers you can find here? Or how many pounds of mushrooms were picked on public lands? The Bureau of Land Management in Oregon and Washington has released the latest edition of BLM Facts, the annual [...]


Wednesday January 8 2014

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Reedsport Police: New Credit Card Scam

The Reedsport Police Department has announced that a new telephone scam has begun. An automated dialer calls and states “Your Mastercard or debit Mastercard has been locked due to security issues. Please press one for customer service”. Then the voice asks the potential victim to punch in their card number. In a press release, Sgt. [...]


Tuesday January 7 2014

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Official Start To The OCMF 2014 Season

The official start to the 2014 Oregon Coast Music Festival Season is Friday, January 24th, 5:30-7:30pm! There will be a Poster Preview Party at the Coos Art Museum in downtown Coos Bay. OCMA members will get their first peek at the winning image, by local artist Pam Dennis, that will represent the Oregon [...]


Tuesday January 7 2014

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Child Vaccination Exclusion Day Approaching

State law requires that all children in public and private schools, preschools, Head Start and certified child care facilities have up-to-date immunizations, or have a religious or medical exemption. Parents or guardians will receive a letter in late January or early February if their child’s immunization record shows that he or she has not [...]


Tuesday January 7 2014

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Two Injured in Flash Explosion

Two men were injured in a flash explosion on Friday. The Coos County Sheriff’s office received a 911 call reporting that an explosion had occurred on North Coos River Highway in a shop. Upon arrival on the scene the deputy reported two males were being treated on the ground by family members. 23 year-old Kyle [...]


Monday January 6 2014

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CFPA Crews Fighting Bone Mountain Fires

Crews from the Coos Forest Protective Association are battling multiple fires in the Bone Mountain area off Highway 42 past Bridge this morning, January 6th. Approximately 70 firefighting personnel were dispatched on Sunday, January 5th on what the CFPA confirms this morning as seven different fires. During Sunday’s fight against the fires , CFPA spokesman John [...]


Monday January 6 2014

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Power Squadron Offers Advanced Pilot Classes

Advanced Piloting is the second in the sequence of USPS courses on navigation. It continues to build coastal and inland navigation skills, allowing the student to take on more challenging conditions,– unfamiliar waters, limited visibility, and extended cruises. GPS is used as a primary navigation tool while adding radar, chartplotters, and other electronic navigation tools. As [...]


Monday January 6 2014

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January 16th Meeting Connects The Boardwalk

[ January 14, 2014; 6:00 PM; ] Connect! the Boardwalks will meet on Thursday, January 16th from 6 to 7pm at Southwestern Oregon Community College, Coos Bay Campus, in Empire Hall, Lakeview Room G. Connect! the Boardwalks is a “Friends” association supporting the creation and improvement of the Coos Waterfront Walkway through public awareness. Volunteers are needed to [...]


Saturday January 4 2014

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Freeze Warning Tonight

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a freeze warning in effect from midnight tonight to 8 am Sunday.    * Temperatures… lows will drop into the upper 20s to lower 30s late tonight into Sunday morning.   * Locations include: Coos Bay… North Bend… Reedsport… Myrtle Point and Coquille.  


Saturday January 4 2014

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Fire Department Collecting Discarded Trees

Coos Bay Firefighters will be picking up unwanted Christmas trees that are within the city limits of Coos Bay on Saturday, January 4th. Firefighters ask that trees are placed next to the curb by 8am on January 4th. A canned food donation is requested for the removal of your tree. This year the canned food [...]


Friday January 3 2014

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