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Opening Night of Bay Area Teen Idol 2014 Tonight at The Egyptian

Coos County‘s Premiere Vocal Competition for Teens Opens 11th Season   Bay Area Teen Idol, Coos and Western Douglas Counties premiere vocal competition for teens kicks off its 11th season Thursday, July 10th at the historic Egyptian Theatre 229 S. Broadway Coos Bay.  Each contestant will perform their choice of music for the opening performance. The program will also feature songs performed by [...]


Thursday July 10 2014

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Coos Bay Fire Hosts Fire Extinguisher Training

Coos Bay Fire Rescue will be hosting a fire etinguisher class on July 15th. This will be a two hour class on the safety, use, inspection, and placement of fire extinguishers. The class will include discussions and hands on training. Any adult citizens of the Bay area. The training will be from 6 to 8pm [...]


Thursday July 10 2014

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OR Coast Music Festival Season Starts July 12th

The 2014 Oregon Coast Music Festival season kicks off Saturday, July 12th. It will be a free concert with the Bay Area Concert Band playing live in Mingus Park at Noon. Throughout July, the OCMF will feature a variety of musical genres like jazz, surf rock, the Gold Coast Chorus and much more. Concerts [...]


Wednesday July 9 2014

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Lab Band Holds Jazz Camp In North Bend

[ July 14, 2014; 1:00 PM; ] The Oregon Coast Lab Band will hold the 2014 Jazz Camp starting on Monday July 14th through 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 [...]


Wednesday July 9 2014

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Council Prohibits Smoking In And Nearby Library

The Coos Bay City Council has passed an ordinance prohibiting smoking in and on the lot of the Coos Bay Library. The ordinance passed with 5 yes votes and 2 no votes. Voting aye were Stephanie Kramer, Mark Dailey, Jennifer Groth, Tom Leahy and Brian Bowers. Voting nay were Mike Vaughan and Mayor Shoji. The [...]


Tuesday July 8 2014

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Dolphin Theatre Salute To Shakespeare

The Dolphin Players will present two free productions of a Salute to Shakespeare. There will be a matinee performance on June 20th at 2pm and an evening performance June 21st at 7pm. The shows are an introduction to the Oregon Coast Music Festival’s June 22nd concert, “A Salute to Shakespeare” at Marshfield High School. Three [...]


Tuesday July 8 2014

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Motorcycle Accident Kills Reedsport Man

Members of the Douglas County Sheriff’s office responded to a fatal accident on Camp Creek Road near Loon Lake in Scottsburg. According to reports, on July 4th, 21-year-old Chad Raymond Davenport was camping with friends. Davenport left the camp on a friend’s Yamaha dirt bike to go for a quick ride. When Davenport did not [...]


Tuesday July 8 2014

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ODFW: Sturgeon Retention Starts July 11th

Officials with the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife announced that the Bonneville Pool will re-open for sturgeon retention on July 11-12 and July 18-19. On these days the mainstem Columbia River from Bonneville Dam to The Dalles Dam will be for the retention of sturgeon between 38-inches and 54-inches fork length. Sturgeon fishing (retention and [...]


Monday July 7 2014

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Summer Opry Time At LTOB

[ July 12, 2014; 7:00 PM; ] Enjoy Classic Country on Saturday, July 12th and Sunday July 13th, the Little Theatre on the Bay will be featuring music, dancing and comedy. Enjoy a talented band, fantastic dancers, a great comedy team, and amazing vocalists at this historic theater. Shirley Kintner has directed this hit summer show for the past five years, as well [...]


Saturday July 5 2014

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Fireworks Displays in Coos County

  THIRD OF JULY Fireworks at The Mill Casino Hotel near 10:00 pm (Dusk)   FOURTH OF JULY Fireworks at the Coos Bay Boardwalk near 10:00 pm (Dusk) Fireworks in Bandon on the Coquille River near the lighthouse near 10:00 pm (Dusk)   FIFTH OF JULY Fireworks in Lakeside at the Tenmile Lake County Boat Ramp near 10:00 pm (Dusk) Fireworks in Powers at the [...]


Thursday July 3 2014

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