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Learn To Can Fresh Tuna In Myrtle Point

Fresh tuna has arrived on the southern Oregon coast and it’s time to preserve the harvest. The Master Food Preservers of Coos County, volunteers with the Oregon State University Extension Service, will be holding a tuna canning workshop on Saturday, August 9th, at the Extension Office in Myrtle Point. This hands-on workshop provides new canners [...]


Friday August 8 2014

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Registration For North Bend School District

Registration for students planning to attend North Bend School District will be underway soon. Elementary registration is set for Wednesday through Friday, August 13th, 14th, & 15th from 8am to 4pm. Grades K-5 may register at North Bay Elementary or Hillcrest Elementary depending on the zone in which they live. Kindergarten students must [...]


Thursday August 7 2014

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Congress Passes Merkley Bill In Veterans Compromise

The Senate has passed compromise legislation to reform the Department of Veterans’ Affairs and improve veterans benefits, which includes a provision authored by Oregon’s Senator Jeff Merkley to expand educational benefits to spouses of service members who die in the line of the duty. The bill, which was passed by the House, will now go [...]


Wednesday August 6 2014

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CAM Offers Watercolor Workshop

The Coos Art Museum welcomes artist John Hewitt back to the Bay area for a three-day watercolor workshop from Saturday, August 23rd through Monday, August 25th from 10am to 4pm. Learn how to design a work of art, not just a reproduction of a scene. Using elements and principles of design, learn to express a [...]


Wednesday August 6 2014

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CDABA’s 2nd Annual Art Fair In Reedsport

The 2nd Annual Art Fair will be held in old downtown Reedsport from 10am to 5pm on Saturday, September 20th. This event coincides with the local Battle of Bones cook off and contest and the 25th Anniversary Celebration of the Mindpower Gallery. Artists, crafters, authors, photographers, and others who have original or hand [...]


Tuesday August 5 2014

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Chip truck crash on 101 sends truck into water

  A chip truck driver received minor injuries Monday morning after crashing off Highway 101 into a slough near Coos Bay. Oregon State Police (OSP) is investigating the cause of the crash and the highway has partial lane blockage in both directions.   Preliminary information indicates on August 4, 2014 at approximately 10:48 a.m., a report was [...]


Monday August 4 2014

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2014 Charleston Seafood Beer and Wine Festival

2014 Charleston Seafood Beer and Wine Festival

[ August 9, 2014; 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM. August 10, 2014; 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. ] K-DOCK is proud to bring festival goers good time rock and roll, country, blues and gospel to the Charleston Seafood Beer and Wine Festival! The CLAM JAM will feature Done Deal, Border Patrol, Big Creek Rendezvous, Stillwater Reserve, Endless and The Young Bucs! Two full days of music, vendors, food and fun! The 2014 Clam Jam [...]


Friday August 1 2014

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Learn To Preserve And Can Fresh Tuna

The tuna boats are in and it’s time to preserve the harvest. The Master Food Preservers of Coos County, volunteers with the Oregon State University Extension Service, will be holding a tuna canning workshop on Saturday, August 9th, at the Extension Office in Myrtle Point. This hands-on workshop provides new canners with all the information they [...]


Friday August 1 2014

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North Bend Man Jumps From McCullough Bridge

Earlier today an 18 year-old North Bend man jumped from the McCullough bridge to his death after fleeing from an Oregon Youth Authority Supervisor. 18 year-old Leon Williams Jr. was in custody of the OYA supervisor but was able to escape. The OYA then called the Sheriff’s Department to assist in capturing Williams. According to [...]


Thursday July 31 2014

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South Slough Celebration

America’s first national estuarine research reserve is celebrating 40 years of learning and teaching about estuaries. Join South Slough dignitaries and the Friends of South Slough for a picnic celebrating their 40th anniversary on Wednesday, August 6th. Organizers will provide food and refreshments and they invite the public to bring their own picnic [...]


Thursday July 31 2014

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