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Charleston Chemical Spill Update

Authorities say a tank undergoing maintenance is the cause of the hazmat spill that forced a Charleston Fish Processing plant to be evacuated yesterday. 50 people were evacuated from Pacific Seafoods Bandon Pacific Processing Plant , Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife and the Oregon Institute of Marine Biology. 15 of the evacuees were evaluated [...]


Wednesday December 17 2014

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Homeless Memorial Day Candlelight Vigil Dec. 21st

As the sun sets on December 21st at 4:45pm the names of the people, homeless and formerly homeless, who died in the past year will be read to honor their lives and to proclaim a call to end homelessness! Dozens of local community members will gather on Homeless Memorial Day, an annual event commemorated in [...]


Wednesday December 17 2014

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Charleston Boat Basin Evacuated After Chemical Spill

Authorities are evacuating an area of the Charleston Boat Basin after a chemical spill at the Bandon Pacific Seafood Plant this afternoon. Officials say a 300 gallon Anhydrous Ammonia tank was reportedly leaking. The chemical is used as a coolant in the seafood processing process. A leak was reported around 3:30 and an evacuation of [...]


Tuesday December 16 2014

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Single Lane Restrictions On Siuslaw River Bridge in Florence

A bridge maintenance project will result in daytime lane restrictions on Highway 101 at the Siuslaw River Bridge in Florence starting December 15h. This project is scheduled to continue through Thursday, December 18th. Travel across the bridge will be restricted to a single lane and controlled by flaggers between 9am and 3pm. During that time, [...]


Monday December 15 2014

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Double Fatal Near Bandon

Double Fatal Single Vehicle Accident on 101 Near Bandon

Oregon State Police (OSP) is continuing the investigation into Sunday morning’s single vehicle double fatal crash on Highway 101 north of Bandon.   On December 14, 2014 at 7:48am (OSP) troopers from the Coos Bay Area Command responded to a single vehicle double fatal crash on Highway 101 near milepost 255. Preliminary information indicates that a 1991 [...]


Sunday December 14 2014

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Pam Sue Miller

Coquille Drug Dealer Sentenced to 81 Months in Prison

SCINT executed a warrant at 93343 Easy Creek Lane, Coos Bay Oregon.   Coquille, Oregon December 10, 2014 Pamila Sue MILLER was sentenced to eighty-one months in prison.   Coquille resident Pamila Sue Miller has been sentenced to 81 months in prison. The sentence was handed down after Miller who was under investigation by SCINT Detectives in 2013, learned [...]


Saturday December 13 2014

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Christmas Tree Pickup

North Bend Christmas Tree Pick Up

The annual North Bend Fire Department Christmas tree pickup will take place the first two Saturdays in January. The members of the North Bend Fire Department will be driving around the streets picking up discarded Christmas trees. The service is absolutely free although donations are appreciated. Donations collected will be used towards the North Bend [...]


Saturday December 13 2014

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OSP: Fatal Traffic Crash On Highway 42

Oregon State Police are continuing the investigation into Thursday afternoons fatal motor vehicle crash on highway 42, 10 miles east of Coos Bay. Preliminary investigation indicates that a black, 1996 BMW coupe, was westbound on highway 42 when for unknown reasons it crossed the center line and collided head-on with a 2004 Chevrolet Venture van. [...]


Thursday December 11 2014

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Severe Weather Bulletin

—COASTAL FLOOD WARNING: NWS has issued a coastal flood warning in effect from 4 a.m. Wednesday through 10 a.m. Thursday. The storm surge can cause coastal flooding in low lying areas with tide effects. Strong southerly winds combined with increasing swell could bring high ocean water levels to low lying areas along south facing shorelines [...]


Tuesday December 9 2014

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Public Invited To Participate In Coos Bay’s Site Re-Use And Revitalization Program

The city of Coos Bay is preparing applications to the Environmental Protection Agency for grants to provide up to $400,000 in funding for the reuse and revitalization of properties throughout Coos Bay. The grant applications will be submitted in December and funding will be awarded during the spring of 2015. The city is soliciting [...]


Tuesday December 9 2014

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