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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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Contra Dance In Greenacres Jan. 10th

Join the South Coast Folk Society for an evening of contra dancing at the Greenacres Grange Hall on Saturday, January 10th. This event is open to the public and features three hours of great live music, instruction, and a guest caller from Myrtle Point. Karen Olsen will teach the basics of contra dance [...]


Wednesday January 7 2015

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South Slough Places Winning Bid On Indian Point Property

The Oregon Department of State Lands announces that, at a public foreclosure auction in October, the DSL, in partnership with the South Slough National Estuarine Reserve, purchased 240 acres in the Coos estuary. Known as the Indian Point parcel, the land will connect to the South Slough’s northern-most boundary, and become part of nearly 600 [...]


Wednesday January 7 2015

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WBC Lunch Forum Resumes For New Year

The Bay Area Chamber of Commerce is resuming the popular Wednesday Business Connection Lunch forum on January 7th, with the first lunch forum of 2015. The WBC’s featured speakers will be Dawn Granger and Bill Yester, who are superintendents of Coos Bay and North Bend schools, with their presentation called “Demystifying the Common Core: Preparing [...]


Tuesday January 6 2015

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