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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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CCPH Survey To Help Identify Barriers

Attention residents of Coos County! The Coos County Public Health Department would like hear from you. Please take a minute to fill out their short survey to help them identify gaps and barriers to receiving services. Are you struggling to make ends meet? Are you familiar with programs like WIC, but you don’t know what else [...]


Friday July 18 2014

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2014 Oregon Coast Music Festival

Photo by: Katherine Hoppe The annual Oregon Coast Music Festival is in full swing and there are venues galore to enjoy the music. From intimate settings to large auditoriums the OCMF has a genre of music you can appreciate. Don’t miss a single concert! Be sure and watch the K-DOCK Facebook page for ticket giveaways! FIND OUT MORE: [...]


Thursday July 17 2014

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Lunch, Listen And Learn At Coos Bay Library

The Coos Bay Library invites the community to “Lunch, Listen & Learn” during the week of July 21st–25th. In collaboration with the Oregon Coast Music Festival, the library is hosting a series of brown bag lunch programs. The programs are scheduled from Noon to 1pm on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, to coincide with the following [...]


Thursday July 17 2014

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Alleged Burglar Sentenced To 25 Months

Samuel Joseph Clifton has been sentenced to twenty-five months in custody after being found guilty by a twelve person jury. In December of 2012, Coos County Sheriff Deputies began investigating an alleged burglary on East Bay Drive. The named suspect was Samuel Clifton. SCINT was informed that Clifton may be in possession of [...]


Wednesday July 16 2014

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