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Tips To Protect Oregonians From ID Theft

According to a survey by the AARP Fraud Watch Network, there are 10 things Oregonians do to put them at increased risk for identity theft. The survey shows common mistakes people make that put them at risk for having their identity stolen or their financial accounts compromised. After hours of video interviews with a convicted [...]


Monday September 29 2014

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It’s A Little Lunch Music In Coos Bay

The Coos Bay Library will once again provide the popular “A Little Lunch Music” series in celebration of Oregon Days of Culture. Live music will be performed from Noon to 1:30pm in the Myrtlewood Room beginning Monday, October 6th through Friday, October 10th. Attendees are invited to bring their lunch or purchase a modestly priced [...]


Monday September 29 2014

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Pregnancy Resource Center Walk For Life This Saturday

Pregnancy Resource Center Walk/Run For Life 5k. Saturday Sept. 27 at 8:30am. WALK In Coos Bay at Mingus Park Amphitheater, in Myrtle Point at Myrtle Crest Track, in Bandon at Bullard’s Beach. Or RUN the 5k at Mingus Park Amphitheatre.


Friday September 26 2014

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US Forest Service extends Public Comment on South Coast Wilderness Areas

The U.S. Forest Service will extend the public comment period on a proposal that could impact several users in wilderness areas on the south coast. US Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell issued a statement assuring citizens that the agency is committed to the First Amendment and would not apply the new permitting fees to [...]


Friday September 26 2014

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Stand UP! For The Bay Supports National Estuaries Day

Stand UP! For the Bay is a paddle event and celebration of national estuaries day. The event will take place in downtown Coos Bay, at the boardwalk on Saturday, September 27th at 9am. A waiver form will need to be signed by all those who are participating. The group will either stand up paddle, canoe, or [...]


Friday September 26 2014

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United Way “Give Where You Live” Campaign

The United Way of Southwestern Oregon is holding its annual “Give Where You Live” fundraising campaign from now through the end of December, 2014. The United Way is raising money in Coos and Curry Counties to support services provided by local non-profit programs and has a goal of $200,000. This year’s campaign chair is Jeff [...]


Friday September 26 2014

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Hamman In Custody After Resisting Arrest

A North Bend man is in custody after attempting to elude police. On September 24th, Coos County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a report of a theft at a restaurant in Charleston. During their investigation, deputies obtained a video of a man stealing a computer and a cell phone. Deputies were not initially able to [...]


Thursday September 25 2014

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Coos Bay Man Gets Sentenced To Prison

Michael Eugence Hockema has been sentenced to twenty-six months in prison; the sentence stemming from two incident dates. In June 2013, Coos County Dunes Deputies and a United States Forest Service Officer made contact with Hockema in the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area. An investigation commenced after deputies saw the defendant in possession of a [...]


Thursday September 25 2014

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Redhead Express Performs At MHS Oct. 11th

[ October 11, 2014; 3:00 PM; ] The Redhead Express will deliver their bluegrass-tinged roots music at the Marshfield High School Auditorium in Coos Bay on Saturday, October 11th at 3pm. Season tickets to the Coos County Community Concert Association 2014-2015 series are now available; subscriptions to the five-concert lineup are $45, $15 for students. For more information call 541-269-1272 or [...]


Thursday September 25 2014

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Meeting On Proposed Wastewater Plant

[ September 30, 2014; 5:30 PM; ] The City of Coos Bay is holding a special Council meeting regarding the façade and the architectural features for the new Wastewater Treatment Plant Number 2. The expansion site for Plant Number 2 will be on the property east of South Empire Boulevard, west of South Marple Street, and north of Fulton Avenue. [...]


Wednesday September 24 2014

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