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Reedsport Man Dies After Officer-Involved Shooting

The investigation into July 17th’s officer-involved shooting in Reedsport is continuing by the Douglas County Major Crimes Team, led by Oregon State Police Criminal Investigations Division. The man who was shot by law enforcement is identified as 71-year-old Glenn Ray Glancey from Reedsport. Glancey was a resident in the mobile home park where the shooting occurred. [...]


Friday July 25 2014

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Lab Band Jazz Camp In North Bend

The Oregon Coast Lab Band is holding it’s final day of Jazz Camp on Friday July 25th from 1pm until 5pm at the Lab Band building, 1875 Virginia Avenue, North Bend. If there is a young musician in your family, this is a great way to have fun while picking up Jazz History and Music [...]


Friday July 25 2014

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Immediate Closure Of Coquille Point Staircase

Effective immediately, the Fish and Wildlife Service has closed the south staircase at Coquille Point due to public safety concerns. After inspection and consultation with engineers, the FWS has concluded the stairs have suffered structural problems as a result of geologic shifting on the point. A path and second set of stairs on [...]


Thursday July 24 2014

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It’s A Wrap–For Relay August 6th

The Coos Bay North Bend Relay For Life is hosting a Wrap Up and charity fundraiser night on Wednesday, August 6th. Organizers want to say thank you to everyone who worked so hard at the 2014 Relay For Life in June at Sunset Middle School. Please RSVP to Bonnie.Ell@cancer.org by 12pm on Tuesday, August 5th Come to [...]


Thursday July 24 2014

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ODFW Art Contest Closes August 29th

The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife’s art contest is open now to select the winning artwork that will be featured on the 2015 Habitat Conservation Stamp and other promotional materials. The winning artist will receive $1,000 and 25 artist prints. The contest closes at 5pm August 29th. A list of species that can be [...]


Wednesday July 23 2014

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Nature Conservancy Needs Volunteers

The Nature Conservancy of Oregon invites anyone interested in maintaining the Nesika Beach Preserve to attend a volunteer work party on Saturday, July 26th. A special place on the southern Oregon coast, Nesika Beach Preserve, near Gold Beach, protects Sitka Spruce and Grand Fir Forest and coastal headland habitats. Volunteers will be removing [...]


Wednesday July 23 2014

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South Slough Reserve’s 40th Anniversary Picnic

America’s first national estuarine research reserve is celebrating 40 years of learning and teaching about estuaries. Join South Slough dignitaries, the Friends of South Slough and others for a picnic celebrating the 40th anniversary of this designation. The FOSS will provide grilled tuna, strawberry lemonade, ice tea and cupcakes from Crabby Cakes Bakery—bring your [...]


Wednesday July 23 2014

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New Water Main Construction In North Bend

The Coos Bay-North Bend Water Board has begun construction of a new water main on Madrona Street between California Avenue and Virginia Avenue in North Bend, during the week of July 21st. The anticipated completion date for the project is August 15th. Madrona Avenue will be closed between California and Virginia Avenues during the construction. This [...]


Tuesday July 22 2014

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OCMF Offers Free Brown Bag Lectures

The Oregon Coast Music Festival season continues with a variety of musical genres played throughout North Bend, Coos Bay, Charleston and Bandon. On Monday, July 21st at 12 Noon, the OCMF presents a Brown Bag Lecture with Jason Klein held at the Coos Bay Library, 525 Anderson Avenue. This is free and open to the [...]


Monday July 21 2014

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Reedsport Police Exchange Shots With Armed Man

The Douglas County Major Crimes Team, led by the Oregon State Police Criminal Investigations Division, has started an investigation into Thursday afternoon’s officer-involved shooting in Reedsport. The man shot by a law enforcement officer is being treated at a local hospital and no officers were injured. Preliminary information indicates that on July 17th at approximately [...]


Friday July 18 2014

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