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Water Main Construction September 16th

The Coos Bay-North Bend Water Board is replacing a water main on Ocean Boulevard from the entrance to the Water Board, to Woodland Drive. The Water Board’s contractor, Laskey-Clifton Corporation, is performing the work. Additional night time work will be performed on Tuesday, September 16th beginning at 7pm, lasting until 11:30pm. A continuous traffic flow [...]


Tuesday September 16 2014

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Free Foreign Film Shown At Coos Bay Library

The “Friday Foreign Film” series at Coos Bay Library continues at 7pm on Friday, September 12th. The whimsical and intelligent Indian film, “Mujhse Fraaandship Karoge” is this month’s feature. Mujhse Fraaandship Karoge is a romantic-comedy that revolves around characters who fake their identities on social media to woo the person they harbor a secret crush on. [...]


Friday September 12 2014

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Fire Department Open House In Reedsport

The Reedsport Volunteer Fire Department invites everyone to their 8th Open House on Saturday, September 13th. Come to the Fire Station at 2680 Frontage Road in Reedsport starting at 11am. Watch a vehicle extrication demonstration at 12 Noon, kids can enjoy rides on the fire engine, plus hot dogs, hamburgers, chips and soda for everyone. [...]


Friday September 12 2014

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Wild coho seasons in coastal basins open Monday Sept. 15

SALEM, Ore. – Wild coho seasons on many coastal rivers and bays open Sept. 15 and, judging from the number of ocean coho being caught off the Oregon coast, fishery managers are anticipating a great season.   “The forecasts for both coastal fall Chinook and coho were strong for 2014 and ocean fisheries so far have lived [...]


Thursday September 11 2014

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Elderly man arrested after shooting at boat on Siuslaw

Oregon State Police (OSP) is seeking additional witnesses following the arrest of an 81-year old man who fired a shotgun at the men’s boat in the 6000 block of Highway 126 east of Florence along the Siuslaw River.   On September 8, 2014 at approximately 1:32 p.m., two OSP troopers, a Lane County Sheriff’s Office deputy, [...]


Tuesday September 9 2014

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Hikers Rescued by Coast Guard South of Cape Arago

  A Coast Guard Air Station North Bend MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew hoisted two hikers stranded south of Cape Arago on Sunday.   The Dolphin crew arrived on scene, hoisted the two hikers and safely brought them back to Air Station North Bend. The hikers were met at the air station by the local police department for further [...]


Monday September 8 2014

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Boat Ramp Re-Opens For Fall Salmon Angling

The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife announced the Rooke-Higgins boat ramp re-opened in time for fall Chinook angling. The boat ramp is on the upper tidewater section of the river about seven miles east of Coos Bay. The ramp closed a few years ago when a lease between the former landowner and Coos [...]


Friday September 5 2014

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Water Board Road Closure

The Coos Bay-North Bend Water Board’s water main replacement project on Ocean Boulevard will require some night time work. The next night time work period begins Thursday, September 4th at 6pm and finishes that evening by 9pm. The Water Board’s contractor, Laskey-Clifton Corporation, will be installing a large concrete vault near the intersection [...]


Thursday September 4 2014

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Coos Bay man seriously injured after attempt to elude police

Oregon State Police (OSP), with the assistance of the Coos County interagency crash investigation team, is continuing the investigation into Tuesday evening’s serious injury crash after a motorcyclist attempting to elude a police officer collided with a Coos Bay Police Department (CBPD) vehicle.   On September 2, 2014 at approximately 6:37 p.m., a 1996 Kawasaki motorcycle [...]


Wednesday September 3 2014

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Couples Can Dance All Night In Coquille

[ September 13, 2014; 7:00 PM; ] Three South Coast Ballroom Dance clubs combine resources for a community couples dance at the Coquille Community Center on Saturday, September 13th. The evening kicks off with a beginning level swing dance taught by certified dance instructor Brett Granstrom at 7pm. Dancing follows from 8pm until the neighbors call to complain about the [...]


Wednesday September 3 2014

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