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Women Found Alive After Spending Four Days In Gorse Patch

A Port Orford woman who was reported missing by her husband has been found safe after spending four days lost in a thick timber stand about three-Quarters of a mile from her home. 79-year-old Joyce Huffman was located by searchers in a gorse patch off her property where she went missing on the 18th. Huffman [...]


Tuesday June 23 2015

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Coos Art Museum’s Maritime Exhibition

[ July 11, 2015; 5:00 PM; ] Summer is a great time to celebrate the bay areas' nautical heritage and purchase art. On Saturday July 11th, the Coos Art Museum opens its Annual Maritime Art Exhibition, highlighted by a dinner and maritime art auction. The public is invited to attend this event, which begins at 5p.m.. Tickets are $45 for Museum members, [...]


Tuesday June 23 2015

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Timber Lands Closed To The Public

The Menasha Forest Products Corporation has announced that all Pacific West timber lands in Coos, Curry and Douglas counties are closed to the public due to the increased fire danger. This closure went into effect at 12a.m. on June 23rd and will be in effect until a significant amount of rainfall is received. As a [...]


Tuesday June 23 2015

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Coos Bay Meth Dealing Couple Sentenced

A Coos Bay meth dealing couple has been sentenced to 16 and 23 months after pleading guilty to Unlawful Delivery of Methamphetamine, Unlawful Possession and Frequenting a place where Controlled Substances are used.   The couple’s sentences are based on a Coos County Parole and Probation home visit at 617 S. Wasson Street in Coos Bay [...]


Monday June 22 2015

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Coast Guard In Newport Receives Funding

Oregon Senators Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden have announced that the Senate Appropriations Committee has provided funding for the Coast Guard helicopter facility in Newport to stay open through September 2016. The funding was included in the Homeland Security appropriations bill for fiscal year 2016. The bill must still be signed by the President for [...]


Monday June 22 2015

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Young Musician Workshop With Lab Band

An Oregon Coast Lab Band workshop will be held on June 22nd. The workshop is a great way for young musicians to get hands on work with part reading, playing in a group setting, and solos. The workshop will be led by program music director Gary LeBrun. The featured instrument will be piano on [...]


Friday June 19 2015

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Fourth of July Family Fun Day in Mingus Park

[ July 4, 2015; ]   Coos Bay’s annual Fourth of July celebration will kick-off its 26th year with a burst of family activities in Mingus Park on Saturday, July 4th, 2015. The event is designed to create a fun, family friendly atmosphere at little to no cost.   Everyone is welcome to participate in the festivities, which will begin with a run [...]


Thursday June 18 2015

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Pedestrian Safety Operation June 24th

On Wednesday, June 24th the Coos Bay Police Department will conduct the second of several Pedestrian Safety Operations. It will be conducted at the intersection of South 4th Street and Bennett Avenue–an intersection that has generated pedestrian related complaints in the past. It will begin at 7:30a.m. and be finished by 9:30a.m. [...]


Thursday June 18 2015

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QuickBooks Workshop For Beginners At Coos Bay Library

[ July 25, 2015; 9:30 AM; ] The Coos Bay Library, in collaboration with QuickBooks instructor Karen Dunn, is offering a free QuickBooks workshop for beginners. Intended for owners of small businesses and others who need help in better understanding this accounting software. The workshop will be held on Saturday, July 25th from 9:30a.m. to 11:30a.m. in the library’s Myrtlewood Room. [...]


Thursday June 18 2015

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Police Identify Body Found in Bay on June 8, 2015

On Monday, June 8, 2015, at approximately 8:30 AM, The North Bend Police Department responded to a report of a deceased subject located in the bay near the North Bend Boardwalk. The body was that of a Caucasian male adult, believed to be 75 to 85 years of age. The body was without any identification [...]


Wednesday June 17 2015

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