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Get Locked Up To Support MDA In Coos Bay

The Muscular Dystrophy Association’s Lock Up is Thursday, September 29th. Coast Guard and the National Guard personnel will be picking up and “arresting” participants starting at 11am. They’ll be incarcerated at the Rodeo Steakhouse. These jailbirds are accused of having big hearts and will be fundraising to support Coos County residents with Muscular Dystrophy diseases. [...]


Friday September 2 2016

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Awana Club For Children Starts September 21st

Kids are invited to join Awana Club at Bay Area Foursquare Church for children, ages 3 years through 8th grade. It starts Wednesday, September 21st at 6:30pm and every Wednesday for the school year. There will be fun and exciting games, small group time and interactive large group time with singing, bible story and [...]


Wednesday August 31 2016

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Nunsense Onstage At The Liberty Theatre

[ September 9, 2016; 7:00 PM; ] Nunsense is a talent show staged by five nuns of the “Little Sisters of Hoboken” convent. The score will make you laugh, along with songs and comic interludes. Nunsense will be performed at the Liberty Theatre, 2100 Sherman Avenue in North Bend. Accompanied by the Oregon Coast Lab Band, Nunsense will be onstage at [...]


Tuesday August 30 2016

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Fire Precaution Closure Change To Level 2

The Coos Forest Protective Association has decreased industrial fire restriction levels in Coos County due to the forecasted chance of rain this week. Effective as of Midnight on Tuesday, August 30th, Fire Precaution Level Two is in effect on all lands protected by the CFPA district, in regulated use area CS-4 (the coastal strip) and [...]


Tuesday August 30 2016

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Coos Bay Surfriders Stand Up For The Bay

[ September 26, 2016; 8:00 AM; 8:00 AM; ] The Coos Bay Surfriders are hosting their 6th annual Stand Up For The Bay on September 24th. This is a community paddle event in support of the Coos Bay and other coastal waters. This event is designed to celebrate the estuary and to raise funds for the continued monitoring of Coos Bay waters via the [...]


Monday August 29 2016

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OCCI Student Team Wins National Championship

The Oregon Coast Culinary Institute student team traveled to Phoenix, Arizona to compete in the American Culinary Federation National competition. They competed against four other regional champions from across the country to determine a national champion. The OCCI team was the last to start cooking in the arena style kitchens set up for the competition. [...]


Monday August 29 2016

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Fly A Kite At Wulfy Beach In Lakeside

[ September 10, 2016; 10:30 AM; ] Come and fly on Saturday, September 10th. Kite flyers clubs are getting together for a kite fly-in at Wulfy Beach in Lakeside. It starts at 10:30am and last until late afternoon. There is no admission and the first 40 children to arrive will get a free kite and help in decorating it! There will be [...]


Friday August 26 2016

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Tuna Canning Workshop In Myrtle Point

[ September 10, 2016; 10:00 AM; 10:00 AM; 10:00 AM; 10:00 AM; ] The Master Food Preservers of Coos County, volunteers with the Oregon State University Extension Service, will hold a tuna canning workshop on Saturday, September 10th. It will be held at the OSU Extension Office, 631 Alder Street in Myrtle Point. This hands-on workshop provides new canners with information on how to properly prepare and preserve [...]


Friday August 26 2016

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People Rescued From Capsized Boat Near Winchester Bay

A Coast Guard boat crew responded to the report of a 21-foot boat that capsized onto the south jetty of the Umpqua River near Winchester Bay on Thursday, August 26th. Three people were on board, including a 6-year-old boy who was reportedly unconscious. A watch stander at Station Umpqua River received the report around 3pm [...]


Friday August 26 2016

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Extreme Fire Danger Closes Timberlands to Recreational Users

Easterly winds and high temperatures in the coastal range have prompted the Coos Forest Protective Association to implement a temporary Level 4 closure on all Coos and Curry public and private forest lands.  A spokesman says material on the forest floor has become tinder dry.  The closure affects all CS and SK Zones.  It went [...]


Thursday August 25 2016

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