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Feeding Hungry Families May 3rd At OCCI

In partnership with Southwestern Oregon Community College, Bay Area Potters, and 7 Devils Brewery, Oregon Coast Community Action will host the Empty Bowls fundraising event at 3:30pm on Saturday, May 3rd at Oregon Coast Culinary Institute. Proceeds from the event will benefit families served by Oregon Coast Community Action’s South Coast Food Share program. Tickets [...]


Wednesday April 9 2014

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Accidental Drowning Death in Powers

On April 6, 2014 at around 5:30 p.m. the Coos County Sheriff’s Office was called to Johnson Mountain Bridge on the South Fork of the Coquille River near Powers, Oregon.   Witnesses at the scene reported to police that 20 year-old Derrick J. Yarnell from Coquille had told friends he was going to jump from the Johnson [...]


Tuesday April 8 2014

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MHS Pageant Proceeds Fight Child Hunger

Mr. MHS contestants will take the stage at 7pm on Saturday, April 12th, in the Marshfield High School auditorium to entertain and announce the results of the fundraising competition, with all of the proceeds to benefit disadvantaged students served by Oregon Coast Community Action’s Share Bear Snack Pack program. This year, the Mr. MHS teens [...]


Tuesday April 8 2014

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Update: Road Work Will Cause Delays April 9th

The City of Coos Bay has contracted with Johnson Rock Products, Inc. to repair a portion of the southbound lane of South 10th Street between Anderson Avenue and Blossom Gulch Elementary School on April 9th. For safety reasons, this portion of the southbound lane on South 10th Street will be closed beginning at 8:30am and [...]


Monday April 7 2014

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President Declares Disaster In OR For Winter Storm

The President has declared a disaster declaration for Oregon to help recover from damage caused by the severe winter storm in February 2014. FEMA is providing financial assistance for emergency work, and repairs or replacement of public infrastructure in Benton, Lane, Lincoln and Linn counties. The majority of the damages were to public utilities as [...]


Saturday April 5 2014

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Warning Shot Fired At EOCI; Inmates Fighting

At approximately 9:45am on Friday, April 4th, three inmates reportedly engaged in a fight on a recreation yard at Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution. The inmates refused verbal directives to stop fighting, at which time staff administered pepper spray. The inmates continued fighting and a warning shot was fired into a designated safe area. Upon the [...]


Friday April 4 2014

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Lighthouse School On Agenda For Special Meeting

A special meeting of the North Bend School District #13 Board of Directors will be held Monday, April 7th. It will be held at the North Bend School District Office, at 1913 Meade Street, North Bend. On the agenda will be the consideration of guaranteeing a lease between the Lighthouse School and the Airport District for [...]


Friday April 4 2014

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North Bend High School Flower Baskets

The 2014 senior parents of North Bend High School are conducting their annual ‘Flower Basket Sale’ to raise funds for the senior class All Night Graduation Party. These abundantly planted 10″ hanging baskets sell for $16.25 each or $15.25 each when ordering two or more and will be available for pick up on Thursday, May [...]


Friday April 4 2014

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Coos Bay City Clean Up Day April 26th

On April 26th, from 10am to 3pm, The City of Coos Bay offers all residents an opportunity to dispose of household items they no longer want. Anything you can stuff into a trash bag/can is acceptable: old clothes and rugs, broken lamps, rags, old barbeques, also cardboard and used paper, anything that is not hazardous. Donate [...]


Thursday April 3 2014

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Oregon Coast Lab Band Concert And Fund Raiser

[ April 13, 2014; 2:00 PM; ] The music department at Southwestern Community College and the Lab Band Program Association present the Oregon Coast Lab Band, featuring Evolution! This jazz concert and auction will be held on Sunday, April 13th at the Hales Center for the Performing Arts on the SWOCC campus in Coos Bay. The concert starts at 2pm--doors open at [...]


Wednesday April 2 2014

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