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North Bend Man Arrested For Endangering Welfare Of A Minor

North Bend Police arrested 28-year-old Jourdan A. Ackerman near Pony Village Mall on Friday, September 16th. According to reports, police determined that Ackerman was found to have supplied tobacco and marijuana to a 15-year-old female runaway. Police say this occurred at Ackerman’s residence. Ackerman has been charged with Unlawful Delivery of Marijuana to a Minor [...]


Tuesday September 20 2016

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Register Now For Oregon Employer Council Seminar

The Oregon Employer Council is presenting a half day seminar in Coos Bay on Thursday, September 22nd. The theme is “Legislative and Employment Law Updates” hosted by Jennifer Bouman-Steagall, a dynamic and compelling woman who is a highly skilled management side employment litigation attorney with more than 14 years of experience representing Oregon and Washington [...]


Tuesday September 20 2016

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Grounded Fishing Vessel North Of Siuslaw River Bar In Florence

The Coast Guard monitored a 50-foot commercial fishing vessel, Ms Nicani after it went a-ground on the beach north of the Siuslaw River Bar in Florence on Saturday, September 17th.Watch standers at the Coast Guard Station in North Bend received the report at 2am from the two-person crew. A shore party from the Coast Guard [...]


Monday September 19 2016

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Road To Golden And Silver Falls Now Re Opened

The road to Golden and Silver Falls has been re-opened as of September 14th. Visitors to the park now have vehicle access to the parking lot area. The road had been closed since April of 2014 due to a land slide that caused extensive damage, making the road all but impassable for vehicle traffic.   The [...]


Thursday September 15 2016

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12th Street Road Closure To Accommodate Gas Service

The city of Coos Bay announces that Northwest Natural Gas will be installing gas service on North 12th Street, and 12th and Terrace starting September 15th. The completion date is expected to be Monday, September 19th. The road will be closed to through traffic, however access to local residences will be allowed. For more information, [...]


Thursday September 15 2016

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See 1914 American LaFrance Vehicle Lead Parade On Saturday

The Coos Bay Fire Department is refurbishing a 1914 American LaFrance. It was the first motorized city vehicle in the history of Marshfield. Designated as Marshfield Engine Number 3, the Fire Department has recently acquired the vehicle at Station One downtown. They will be selling a burger basket for $5 this weekend and taking donations [...]


Wednesday September 14 2016

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Fanelli To Hold Free Prefontaine Clinic In Coos Bay

A top distance runner from the U.S. during the 1980’s, Gary Fanelli will hold a free public clinic at the Coos History Museum at 6pm in the Sprague Gallery on Friday, September 16th. Fanelli’s mission is to honor and share how he knew Steve Prefontaine, and discuss how he continues to run and compete in [...]


Wednesday September 14 2016

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Highway 138 Now Open To Single Lane

Highway 138 has re-opened to a single lane with flaggers providing traffic control. Drivers should expect delays of up to 20 minutes all day Wednesday as maintenance crews from the Oregon Department of Transportation remove hazardous trees along the highway burned by a wild fire, approximately six miles southeast of the Highway 38–138W junction in [...]


Wednesday September 14 2016

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Ark Project Keeping At Risk Kids And Families Afloat

The Ark Project helps homeless youth and families build strong foundations by fostering self-sufficiency and removing barriers to services and education. They are hoping to be prepared for the rainy season with tarps and rain coats. Donations are greatly appreciated–and can be dropped off Monday through Thursday between 1 and 5pm at their new location [...]


Tuesday September 13 2016

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Fall Into Bingo Fundraiser Will Help Coos Elderly Services

[ October 8, 2016; 5:30 PM; 5:30 PM; 5:30 PM; ] Coos Elderly Services invites everyone to Fall Into Bingo on October 8th from 5:30 to 8:30 at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in North Bend. This annual charity event will feature fun bingo games, great prizes and a delicious dinner prepared by Chef Frank Murphy and his North Bend High School Culinary Class. Event tickets [...]


Monday September 12 2016

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