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NWS: High Wind Warning in effect for tonight

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a High Wind Warning…which is in effect from 6 PM this evening to 1 am PST Friday. The high wind watch is no longer in effect.   * Winds: south to southwest winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.   * Timing: early this evening through tonight.   * [...]


Thursday January 15 2015

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Fall 2014 Oregon Job Vacancy Report Released

The Oregon Employment Department reports that Oregon businesses reported 45,700 vacancies in fall 2014, an increase of 13,400 vacancies from the prior year. The growing number of vacancies reflects strong job growth across Oregon in recent months. Three large industries reported the most job vacancies in the fall. Holiday hiring boosted retail trade vacancies, and the [...]


Thursday January 15 2015

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Large Returns Of Salmon Feed Oregonians

Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife hatcheries donated more than 350,000 pounds of Chinook and coho salmon to food banks in communities across the state. The huge donation was made possible by one of the largest returns of Pacific salmon in years. A record 1.2 million Chinook and 1 million coho returned to the Columbia [...]


Wednesday January 14 2015

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William Florian Performs At Marshfield High School

Live On Stage, Incorporated and the Coos County Community Concert Association announce a famed folk music vocalist will perform as part of their 2015 concert season. William Florian, former lead vocalist of “The New Christy Minstrel’s,” celebrates the spirit of the 1960s in his show “Those Were the Days” at Marshfield High School’s auditorium in [...]


Wednesday January 14 2015

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MLK Celebration In North Bend

[ January 19, 2015; 2:00 PM; ] The Human Rights Advocates of Coos County announce that on Monday, January 19th, they will hold their annual Martin Luther King Day celebration starting at 2pm at Pony Village Mall. Activities will include music, short videos, a presentation by the children of the after school project The Guild, guest speakers and the presentation of the [...]


Tuesday January 13 2015

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DEQ To Hold Meetings On Jordan Cove

The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality has announced it will host four information meetings on a 401 water quality certification for the proposed Jordan Cove Energy Project near North Bend. The meetings will be held in Coos, Douglas, Jackson and Klamath counties. A 401 water quality certification is required through DEQ for any federally licensed or [...]


Monday January 12 2015

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Update On Coquille Point South Stairway Closure

The stairs leading from the Coquille Point parking lot down to Bandon Beach were closed in October 2014 after concerns were raised about their structural stability due to geologic shifting and instability of the headland. The closure was necessary to ensure visitor safety. Since the closure, the Fish and Wildlife Service has been working to [...]


Friday January 9 2015

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Paving On North 4th Street and Commercial Avenue

The Coos Bay-North Bend Water Board will be installing an asphalt trench patch to complete an emergency repair of a water main at the intersection of North 4th Street and Commercial Avenue. Work began at 8am on January 8th and is expected to be complete by Noon. The operation will close one lane of [...]


Thursday January 8 2015

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Bandon Disposal’s Brush Debris Pick Up

The first brush and yard debris removal service of 2015 will be held during the week of January 12th through 16th, when Bandon Disposal will be picking up piles of brush and yard debris, including discarded Christmas trees. Bandon residents are allowed up to a maximum of 5 cubic yards of brush and yard debris [...]


Thursday January 8 2015

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Lab Band Open House January 10th

Attention young musicians. The Oregon Coast Lab Band is opening their doors for an Open House with Evolution rehearsal on Monday, January 10th at 7pm at the Lab Band Building 1875 Virginia Avenue in North Bend. The Lab Band has beginning and junior bands for the young musician cutting their teeth with Jazz. The Wednesday [...]


Wednesday January 7 2015

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