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Last Chance Debate For Coos County Commissioner Position

This afternoon will be a last chance debate for the position of Coos County Commissioner, between incumbent John Sweet and the challenger, Don Gurney. It will be hosted by the Disabled American Veterans–Post 38, and the American Legion, Post 34. This afternoon’s debate will take place at the American Legion Hall, 1421 Airport Way in [...]


Friday October 31 2014

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Coos Bay North Bend Halloween

Coos Bay, North Bend Halloween Fun

Screams From The Bay TRICK OR TREAT TRAIL. Bayside Terrace Assisted Living, 192 Norman Ave., Coos Bay. 6-8 p.m. All children must be accompanied by an adult.   CARNEVIL Haunted House. Little Theatre on the Bay in North Bend. 7:00pm to Midnight. $5 first time through, $1 after that.   Trick or Treat in Downtown Coos Bay. 3:00pm [...]


Thursday October 30 2014

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Smoke Alarm Test Oregon

STATE FIRE MARSHAL URGES YOU TO TEST YOUR SMOKE ALARMS WHEN SETTING YOUR CLOCK

Sunday, November 2nd marks the end of Daylight Saving Time and serves as a good reminder for Oregonians to test their smoke alarms. The Office of State Fire Marshal is urging residents to test their smoke alarms before automatically changing the batteries. “Smoke alarm technology has advanced and many now come with 10-year batteries and some [...]


Thursday October 30 2014

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An Evening At The Library

The Coos Bay Library Foundation is having their annual Fall Fundraiser on November 1st. This year, the event will feature local beverages paired with delicious food from the Black Market Gourmet. Enjoy sampling 7 Devils Brewery beer, brandy from Brandy Peak Distillery, rum from Stillwagon Distillery and fresh coffee from Bridgeview Coffee Roasters. This is [...]


Wednesday October 29 2014

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Screams From The Bay Haunted House

Screams From The Bay Haunted House

Screams From The Bay Haunted House will take place NOW through October 31 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm for all ages. The Trick or Treat Trail will take place on October 31 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Proceeds will benefit the AMVETS Department of Oregon. Bayside Terrace Assisted Living [...]


Monday October 27 2014

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Port Orford Disaster Declaration

Port Orford to ask for Emergency Disaster Declaration

Curry County Commissioners will ask Governor John Kitzhaber to declare a State of Emergency, after the Port of Port Orford, Coos-Curry Electric Co-op and local residents suffered significant infrastructure damage from Saturday’s storm. The Curry County Board of Commissioners have called a special meeting to vote on the Emergency Declaration. Residential and commercial [...]


Monday October 27 2014

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Halloween Pool at North Bend

North Bend Pool Halloween Swim!

The North Bend Municipal Pool will be open on Halloween night from 5:00pm to 9:00pm. Admission to the swim will be one can of food per person. The food will be donated to the local food bank. Free treats for everyone after swimming! This is a safe family fun alternative to trick or treating. Come [...]


Monday October 27 2014

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Open Enrollment Insurance Oregon Coos County

Insurance Open Enrollment November 15, 2014

Salem, Oregon Oct. 27, 2014: As open enrollment for 2015 health insurance plans approaches, the Department of Consumer and Business Services, Insurance Division, is providing information to consumers about how to choose the plan that best meets their health and financial needs. This guide focuses on the importance of shopping during open enrollment. The open enrollment [...]


Monday October 27 2014

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Merkley Visits With Leaders About Steps To Save Helicopter Facility

Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley visited Newport and met with local leaders to discuss the next steps for saving the Coast Guard helicopter facility. This visit was a chance for Merkley to hear directly from those impacted by this potential closure and talk about next steps that he can take in Washington to fight to reverse [...]


Monday October 27 2014

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Halloween At Coos Bay Library

The Coos Bay Library offers some scary, spooky stories to get everyone ready for Halloween! Folklorist and story-teller Abbie Anderson will explore eerie tales on Thursday, October 30th. There will be two story telling sessions with different levels of terror: For the younger or more faint of heart, there will be family friendly scares [...]


Saturday October 25 2014

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