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Traffic Enforcement Patrols In Curry County

The Curry County Sheriff’s office will be conducting High Visibility Traffic Enforcement Patrols from January 30th through February 3rd. The patrols are being funded by a grant through the Oregon State Sheriff’s Association, Oregon Department of Transportation, and National Highway Transportation Administration. With these funds, the Curry County Sheriff’s office will increase their proactive patrols in [...]


Friday January 30 2015

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Report Hunt Results By January 31st

The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife announces that any hunter who purchased 2014 big game or turkey tags needs to report their hunt results by the deadline, which is January 31st, 2015 for most tags. Hunters are required to report on each deer, elk, cougar, bear, pronghorn and turkey tag purchased—even if they were not [...]


Friday January 30 2015

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Coos Bay Area Soroptimists Host “Grease” At Egyptian Theatre

It’s movie night, hosted by Soroptimists International of the Coos Bay area. Come to the Egyptian Theatre in downtown Coos Bay, January 29th and enjoy the film Grease at 7p.m. Tickets are only $7.00, available at the Coos Bay Visitor Center, a Soroptimist member or at the door. Proceeds will benefit local community projects. It’s Grease [...]


Thursday January 29 2015

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Miss Coos County Scholarship Pageant

[ February 7, 2015; 6:30 PM; ] The Miss Coos County Scholarship Pageant will be held on Saturday, February 7th. Everyone is welcome to the Hales Center for the Performing Arts to see Miss Coos County and Miss Coos County Outstanding Teen of 2015. Advance tickets are $12, available at the Painted Zebra in North Bend, Katrina Kathleens in Coos Bay, at the [...]


Thursday January 29 2015

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Azuga Connected Vehicle Device

ODOT Road Usage Charge Program

A device similar to this would be installed in vehicles to track road usage and charge the user   ODOT SALEM — The implementation team for Oregon’s Road Usage Charge Program, enacted by the Oregon Legislature last July, has qualified three companies to help build and support Oregon’s mileage charge collection system: Sanef, Verizon and Azuga. The companies will [...]


Wednesday January 28 2015

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Boat capsizes near Port Orford one man missing

  The United States Coast Guard has suspended the search for a man near Paradise Point north of Port Orford. Search and rescue crews searched for the man for more than nine hours. According to reports a call came in from Curry County 911 around 1:45 p.m. to Coast Guard Group North Bend on Sunday. The [...]


Monday January 26 2015

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Measles Coos County Oregon

Measles information from Coos County Public Health

  From Coos County Public Health: Lane County Public Health is investigating a confirmed case of measles in an adult who possibly acquired the disease in late December after exposure at Disneyland. Measles, also known as rubeola, is a potentially severe viral infection. Since others may have been exposed to the disease and the relative close [...]


Friday January 23 2015

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SWOCC Honors 2015 Wall Of Fame Inductees

Southwestern Oregon Community College’s Laker Alumni Association honors former athletes, teams and coaches during its annual Homecoming celebration.  This year’s event will be held on Saturday, January 24th in Prosper Hall during the Women’s and Men’s home basketball games, at 2 and 4 p.m. The public is welcome to attend the ceremony while enjoying some [...]


Friday January 23 2015

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Bird Abatement Project Will Restrict Lane On Siuslaw River Bridge

The Oregon Department of Transportation announces that a project to place netting material, designed to keep birds from nesting beneath the concrete spans of the Siuslaw River Bridge, will restrict travel across the bridge to a single lane. Starting Monday, January 26th and continuing through Thursday, January 29th, a snooper crane will be in one lane [...]


Friday January 23 2015

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Ready, Set, Start Your Business Workshop January 22nd

Southwestern Oregon Community College’s Small Business Development Center is offering people a chance to start their own business. The SBDC is offering a workshop called “Ready Set Start Your Business” on January 22nd at 6 p.m. The 2-hour workshop provides information on important steps that can contribute to a new venture’s success. Participants learn about licensing, [...]


Thursday January 22 2015

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