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Boys Rescued By Off-Duty Coast Guard Fireman And Local Citizen

While visiting the North Jetty near the Siuslaw River in Florence on Saturday afternoon, Fireman Dana Gagliardi, an off-duty member of Coast Guard Siuslaw River, observed a woman screaming about her son in the water. According to reports, her husband ran in from the shoreline to inform the mother the two boys had been sucked [...]


Tuesday May 31 2016

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BBQ, Blues and Brews event at The Mill raises over $9,500 for local non-profits

North Bend, Ore. – A record attendance was set from an estimated 9,000 guests who raised more than $9,500 for local non-profit groups while enjoying great food, drink and music at The Mill Casino’s 5th Annual BBQ, Blues & Brews on the Bay event over Memorial Day weekend.   Visitors to the brew sampling area made [...]


Sunday May 29 2016

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Ban on Fireworks And Exploding Targets

As Memorial Day approaches, the Bureau of Land Management and the Forest Service remind everyone that the use of fireworks and exploding targets is prohibited on all BLM-managed public lands and National Forests throughout Oregon. So far this year 288 fires have burned over 1,500 acres. In recent years there have been longer fire seasons [...]


Friday May 27 2016

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Caravan Of Glam Performs Onstage In Coos Bay

[ June 11, 2016; 6:00 PM; ] The Caravan of Glam will perform onstage at the Egyptian Theatre on June 11th for two shows--an all ages show at 6pm and a 21 and older show at 9m. The show is the brainchild of Coos Bay native Justin Buckles, owner of Justin Buckles Productions and Justin Buckles: Talent Agency and Artist Management, based [...]


Friday May 27 2016

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Art In The Park At Sunset Bay State Park

[ June 4, 2016; 10:00 AM; ] Celebrate State Parks Day at Sunset Bay with free watercolor painting events. June 4th from 10am to 12 Noon and from 1pm to 3pm at the Sunset Bay Picnic area, near the volleyball courts. From 10am to Noon, painters from the Bay Area Artists Association will be leading an instructional session on watercolor painting at [...]


Thursday May 26 2016

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Department Of State Lands Hearing In North Bend

The Oregon Department of State Lands will hold a public hearing to seek comments on two sets of administrative rules governing: 1) the state-owned water way management and leasing program; 2) the establishment of a new General Permit for Navigational Access Maintenance Dredging.   The water way rule making pertains to leases, licenses and registrations for structures [...]


Tuesday May 24 2016

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May Proclaimed Wild Fire Awareness Month

The governors of eight western states have signed a proclamation recognizing May as Wildfire Awareness Month. They encourage all citizens to take steps to better prepare their home and communities for wildfires and work toward becoming a fire-adapted community. This year’s wildfire season is predicted to pose a substantial threat across Oregon. Governor Kate Brown, [...]


Tuesday May 24 2016

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Marshfield Equestrian Team Members Join State Team

Two sophomore Equestrian Team members from Marshfield High School have made the state team following the South Valley District of Oregon High School Equestrian Teams which includes Lane, Douglas and Coos county schools. Carly Homenyk made the State team for Dressage and Western Hunt Seat.  Trenton Johnson made the State Team for Break-away Roping. They represented Marshfield on [...]


Monday May 23 2016

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Sen. Ron Wyden To Hold Town Hall Meetings

US Senator Ron Wyden will host several town hall meetings on the south coast this week.  The Senator will be in North Bend and Reedsport on Friday.  He will stop at the North Bend High School Gym at 10 o’clock and will then make his way to the Reedsport Community Charter School auditorium at 1pm. [...]


Monday May 23 2016

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Man Rescued From Cliff Side Near Sunset Bay Park

The Coast Guard rescued a man from a cliff side near Sunset Bay State Park in Charleston. A watchstander at the Coast Guard Station in North Bend was notified at 12:30pm by the Coos County Sheriff’s dispatch. They reported that a man had been trapped on the cliff side by the high tide and had [...]


Monday May 23 2016

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