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Day Of Caring Volunteers Ready To Help Seniors And Disabled

The Day of Caring is on Saturday, April 26th. The United Way of Southwestern Oregon has 200 people who have volunteered their time for this year’s 6th Annual Day of Caring. Executive Director Bill Harsh says that they have 65 houses scheduled to be attended to on April 26th. Harsh says this is the [...]


Thursday April 24 2014

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Nominations Being Accepted For Honored Citizens

Recommendations for outstanding citizens to be honored during the North Bend July Jubilee are now being accepted through April 30th. Submissions can be dropped off at the North Bend Visitor Information Center, or mailed to The North Bend July Jubilee Committee, Box B, North Bend, OR 97459. Candidates may be suggested in three categories Citizen [...]


Thursday April 24 2014

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Flare Demonstration At Empire Boat Ramp

The Coos Bay Power Squadron will be performing a flare (Visual Distress Signal) shoot and demonstration. This will be on May 18th at the Empire boat ramp area between 10am and 12pm, in conjunction with safe boating week. This is a good way to see and use the different flares, and VDS items. It is [...]


Wednesday April 23 2014

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Port of Coos Bay Commissioner Opitz Resigning

Donna Opitz, a resident of Coos Bay and Secretary of the Board of Commissioners of the Oregon International Port of Coos Bay, has informed Governor John Kitzhaber, the Port commission and staff of her decision to resign from the commission, effective April 30th, 2014. Opitz will be moving from the south coast region, and [...]


Wednesday April 23 2014

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Operation Informed Warrior

Operation Informed Warrior Military Family Fun Day

[ June 14, 2014; 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM. ]   Operation Informed Warrior is a program designed to give a hand up, not a hand out. A program designed to teach veterans and their families the skills to become productive members in the civilian world and offer resources to succeed.   Enjoy a Day of Celebration for Active Military and Veterans at Ferry Road Park on Saturday [...]


Tuesday April 22 2014

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Cover Oregon Enrollment Fair April 24th

The deadline to enroll in private health insurance coverage is April 30th. Oregon Coast Community Action is inviting members of the community with questions about health coverage options available through the Affordable Care Act and Cover Oregon to meet with Kim Rollins to participate in an information and Cover Oregon enrollment fair. The event [...]


Tuesday April 22 2014

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Water Board: Glasgow Residents Shouldn’t Drink Water

Officials with the Coos Bay North Bend Water Board advise that customers in the Glasgow community, north of the McCullough Bridge, not to use the municipal water for drinking or cooking. The Water Board has received several complaints about the quality of the water within the Glasgow community. The complaints have focused on a fuel-like [...]


Tuesday April 22 2014

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Guys And Dolls Benefit At LTOB

On Thursday, May 1st, there will be a special benefit performance of Guys and Dolls. The show runs April 25th through May 18th,with musical fun for the whole family at the Little Theatre on the Bay in North Bend. And on May 1st, a performance will benefit the Soroptimists of the Bay Area. 6pm for [...]


Monday April 21 2014

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14th Annual Prefontaine Rotary Invitational Track And Field Meet

The Marshfield High School track and field community, in partnership with three Rotary International clubs in the Bay area are welcoming athletes, coaches, parents, and supporters for the 14th annual Prefontaine Rotary Invitational Track and Field meet. According to Mac McIntosh, Head Coach, Marshfield Pirate Track and Field, over 800 high school athletes from more [...]


Saturday April 19 2014

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Auditions Set for Coos and Western Douglas Counties Premiere Vocal Competition for Teens

(Coos Bay) – Audition appointments are now being booked for the 2014 season of Bay Area Teen Idol. Bay Area Teen Idol will begin its 11th season in July. The auditions take place starting May 5th at Coos Bay Fire Station located at 450 Elrod Avenue in Coos Bay.   Performers will be asked to [...]


Friday April 18 2014

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