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June 8th Vessel

Coast Guard North Bend Responds To Vessel In Distress

Watch standers at the Coast Guard in North Bend received a distress call at 9:30am on June 8th regarding three people and a dog aboard the 51-foot sailing vessel Rogue Scholarship that was reportedly disabled and adrift about 45 miles west of Siuslaw River. Crews launched two helicopters from the Air Station North Bend and [...]


Friday June 10 2016

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Fairview Road Closed With Detour For Cars And Trucks

The Coos County Road Department announces that Fairview Road will be closed at mile point .17 (when turning off West Central in Coquille). This will occur on June 9th at 8am. A detour will be available for cars onto North Collier and 10th Street–no trucks will be allowed on that detour route. Trucks may use [...]


Wednesday June 8 2016

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Help To Plan A New Library In Coos Bay

[ June 21, 2016; 2:00 PM; 2:00 PM; ] Planning is underway for a new public library in Coos Bay--—and they are seeking input from the public. Join them for a discussion about the community’s library facility: what’s working, what’s not, what improvements you’d like to see. Community meetings will be held Tuesday, June 21st from 2 to 4pm and Wednesday, June 22nd [...]


Wednesday June 8 2016

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North Bend Man Holds Burglary Suspect At Gun Point

Deputies from the Coos County Sheriff’s office responded to a residence at 63357 Terramar Road in Charleston on June 4th. Deputies found the property owner holding 31-year-old Christopher C. Spanik of North Bend at gun point. The investigation revealed that Spanik and 27-year-old Sarah E. Flowers of North Bend–and two children, had gone into a [...]


Tuesday June 7 2016

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Merkley Announces Funding For Coast Guard And TSA

Oregon’s Senators Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden announced the Senate Department of Defense and Homeland Security Appropriations bills include provisions that will help Oregon communities. These include funding to keep the Coast Guard’s helicopter in Newport and to help the state prepare for an earthquake along the Cascadia subduction zone.   “Between the Coast Guard helicopter in [...]


Tuesday June 7 2016

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Cascadia Rising Earthquake Tsunami Exercise

The Oregon Office of Emergency Management, along with the Federal Emergency Management Agency and other local and regional agencies, have been working to develop networks and practices to get earthquake / tsunami alerts and warnings to the public. Oregon is participating in one of the largest regional exercises called Cascadia Rising to test the ability [...]


Monday June 6 2016

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Coquille Gay 90’s Celebration this weekend!

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Sawdusters as the season kicks off this weekend in Coquille! Featuring the Rotary River Walk, Parade, Steamboats, Food and Craft Vendor Fair, Rendezvous Car Show & Shine and lots more fun! FULL SCHEDULE AFTER THE SPONSORS on K-DOCK 92.9 FM Cedar Point Nursery in Coquille offers a great selection of nursery and [...]


Wednesday June 1 2016

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Coos County Sheriff’s Office Warns Of Another Phone Scam

The Coos County Sheriff’s office has received reports of a scam that has been circulating again. The victim receives a telephone call from a person who identifies themselves as “Officer Robert White” of the Coos Bay Police Department. The phone number is 888-539-6917. The officer then proceeds to tell the victim that they have [...]


Wednesday June 1 2016

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Hollering Place Radio Show At Dolphin Playhouse Through June 26th

[ June 7, 2016 7:00 PM to June 26, 2016 7:00 PM. ] Tales of old Coos County are now being presented in The Fourth Annual Hollering Place Radio Show, onstage through June 26th at The Dolphin Playhouse. Pioneers, innovators, planes, trains and automobiles that drive on the water, heroes, humbugs, tribal lore, and a tsunami will inform and amaze. Showtimes are 7pm Fridays and Saturdays, [...]


Wednesday June 1 2016

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Boys Rescued By Off-Duty Coast Guard Fireman And Local Citizen

While visiting the North Jetty near the Siuslaw River in Florence on Saturday afternoon, Fireman Dana Gagliardi, an off-duty member of Coast Guard Siuslaw River, observed a woman screaming about her son in the water. According to reports, her husband ran in from the shoreline to inform the mother the two boys had been sucked [...]


Tuesday May 31 2016

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