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Heroes And Villains Valentines Ball

On Saturday, February 13th, everyone is welcome to the Coquille Community Building for the annual Valentine’s Ball. Doors open at 6pm and the cost is $10 per person. There will be delicious meat and vegetarian hors d’oeuvres plus a no-host bar. Dance to the live music played by Big Creek Rendezvous. The Heroes and Villains [...]


Friday February 5 2016

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Administer Injection - Flu Shot

Flu Cases on the Rise in Oregon

Coos County Health Officials are encouraging citizens to get a flu vaccine after Influenza reports have been on the rise throughout the state. Reports of flu-like illness in January were almost four times as high as the seasonal threshold. Symptoms of influenza can include body aches, fever, cough, headache, runny nose or congestion, fatigue, and [...]


Thursday February 4 2016

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Arago Drinking Water Contains E-Coli, Public Health Advisory Issued

Coos Health & Wellness is issuing a public health advisory for Arago drinking water. Testing has shown the presence of E. coli bacteria in the shallow ground water used by some residents in the community. Lab results were confirmed on Tuesday February 2. This is a public health concern as the presence [...]


Thursday February 4 2016

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Metro Bru Event To Support Animal Shelter

It’s ‘Coffee For A Cause’ all day February 5th. Stop by Metro Bru on Friday as they raise money and awareness for the Coos County Animal Shelter. All day Friday, one dollar from every drink sold–and–all of their tips will be donated to the Coos County Animal Shelter. They invite everyone to come and support [...]


Thursday February 4 2016

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Bite Of Bandon To Benefit Youth Center

[ March 5, 2016; 6:00 PM; ] The Bandon Community Youth Center is a non-profit youth organization providing after school and summer structured programming to students in the Bandon area. New this school year, the Youth Center is offering an after school "Homework Help" program Monday-Thursday adding to other after school workshop-all that will benefit from this event. The Bite of [...]


Thursday February 4 2016

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Zonta Offering Scholarships To Students

Last year, the Zonta Club of the Coos Bay area provided students in the community with more than $10,000 in scholarships. Scholarships are also available for this year. Students can apply for the Zonta scholarships, which include the open and memorial scholarships, and Young Women in Public Affairs, STEM and club scholarships. The deadline for [...]


Thursday February 4 2016

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Stolen Property House Lakeshore Drive

Multiple Arrests Made Following Search Warrant for Stolen Property

Eight of 15 people have been arrested after police served a search warrant at a North Bend home.  The arrests were made after the Coos County Sheriff’s Office, South Coast Interagency Narcotics Team and North Bend Police served the warrant at 9:00 AM yesterday. Authorities say they recovered more than $2000 dollars of alleged stolen [...]


Wednesday February 3 2016

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14th Annual Scottish Burns Night Celebration

[ February 6, 2016; 5:00 PM; ] The 14th Burns Night celebration includes entertainment by bagpipers, harpists, guitarists, and singers. The banquet includes traditional Scottish dishes like Tatties and Neeps, Cock-a-Leekie soup, Haggis, and Trifle dessert, as well as Chicken in the Heather and top Sirloin. It will be held Saturday, February 6th. Social hour begins at 5pm, the program and banquet [...]


Wednesday February 3 2016

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High Surf Advisory Issued For February 3rd, 10pm

A High Surf Advisory has been issued by the National Weather Service. The Advisory goes into effect at 10pm on Wednesday, February 3rd. It remains in effect until Thursday night at 10pm.   Very high and long period westerly swells will bring breaker heights to around 26 feet. Increasing tonight then below advisory heights late Thursday night. [...]


Wednesday February 3 2016

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Coast Guard Suspends Search For Missing Girl

The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a 17-year-old girl who reportedly fell off a cliff and into the water at Cape Kiwanda on Tuesday, February 2nd.   “Despite our best efforts and a multi-agency search, we were unable to locate the missing girl,” said Mr. Greg Merten, operations unit controller at Coast Guard Sector Columbia [...]


Wednesday February 3 2016

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