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Babe Ruth Registration Open Now

South Coast Babe Ruth Baseball is currently registering players ages 13-15 for the 2014 season. Registration forms are at each school in the North Bend and Coos Bay school districts. The registration deadline to participate in the tryouts and drafting of teams is April 20th. There will be pre-season practices at the [...]


Thursday April 17 2014

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Coos Bay Welcomes Tall Ships May 1st–11th

[ May 2, 2014; 4:00 PM; ] The brig Lady Washington and the topsail ketch Hawaiian Chieftain, in partnership with the Coos Bay Boat Building Center, are visiting the Coos Bay area May 1st - 11th. The ships will offer walk-on tours, public excursions, and educational programs for K-12 students. Lady Washington will also host a reconciliation ceremony with local native tribes. [...]


Thursday April 17 2014

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Kitzhaber’s Statement On Oregon Economy

Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber released a statement on the Oregon Employment Department’s latest numbers for the state labor market. The Department announced that Oregon’s seasonally adjusted gain of 7,500 jobs in March 2014 was the largest monthly gain in eight years. This continues Oregon’s economic expansion, with many of the state’s major industries, including [...]


Wednesday April 16 2014

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A Rootin’ Tootin’ Good Deal Relay For Life

[ April 26, 2014; 6:30 PM; ] There will be a fundraiser for the Relay For Life on Saturday April 26th. It will hosted by the "Been There Done That" team and is a family game night. Everyone is welcome to come to North Bay School starting at 6:30pm for a fun activity night for the whole family. The cost is $5 [...]


Wednesday April 16 2014

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April Is Child Abuse Prevention Month

Join CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of Coos County’s commitment to helping victims of child abuse and neglect heal, and making sure all children feel safe and loved. Anytime a child is abused or neglected, it’s a tragedy – one that all too often scars victims for a lifetime. Studies have shown that children who have [...]


Tuesday April 15 2014

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Free Tax Help Available April 15th

There is free help available for preparing and e-filing tax returns. Taxpayers of all ages with low to moderate incomes can have their tax questions answered and their tax returns prepared and e-filed. Trained volunteers who work for the Tax-Aide Program which is sponsored by the IRS and AARP. Three tax sites are available in [...]


Tuesday April 15 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 who have questions about health coverage options available through the Affordable Care Act and Cover Oregon to meet with Kim Rollins in an information and Cover Oregon enrollment fair. The event will be held [...]


Monday April 14 2014

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Hanging Baskets Benefit Reedsport Lions Club

Here’s a way to bring joy to any mother while at the same time helping the Gardiner/Reedsport Lions Club. Beautiful hanging baskets are available in time for Mother’s Day. There are two varieties of flowers in these baskets: Impatients dominant with Lobelia and Bacopa—and Trailing Pansies dominant with Impatience, Lobelia and Bacopa. The baskets, to benefit [...]


Monday April 14 2014

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Highway 38 Fatal Crash Update #2

One person is confirmed deceased and two others received minor injuries Saturday morning following a reported head-on traffic crash involving two vehicles on Highway 38 near Scottsburg. Oregon State Police (OSP), Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, local fire personnel, a regional HazMat team, and ODOT responded to the scene. The eastbound lane is still closed for [...]


Saturday April 12 2014

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Professional Engineers Meeting April 16th

The Southwest Oregon Chapter of the Professional Engineers of Oregon invite all active and retired engineers, and those who have an interest in engineering in the bay area, to the next meeting of the Professional Engineers of Oregon. The meeting will be held at the Saw Blade Room of the Mill Casino in North [...]


Saturday April 12 2014

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