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Program Will Replace Culverts On Highways 38 And 101

Intermittent delays should be expected for the next four years on Oregon Highways 38 and 101 as construction begins on a pilot program to repair or replace more than 150 culverts in Coos and Douglas Counties. The Oregon Department of Transportation reports that many of the culverts are aging and damaged, backing up in heavy [...]


Tuesday July 7 2015

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Woman Found Dead In Residence; Boyfriend Charged With Murder

Douglas County Deputies responded to the 400 block of West B Avenue in Drain on Saturday, July 4th. A man had called for help regarding a female who was bleeding at the residence. Deputies contacted 52-year-old Gregory L. Solberg, who told them that 45-year-old Tonya Marie Fullen, his girlfriend, was in the residence and had [...]


Monday July 6 2015

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Coos County Sheriff’s Office Utilizing Extra Patrols Over The Holiday Weekend

On July 1st, the Coos County Sheriff’s Office began assigning extra patrol deputies, utilizing federal DUIenforcement funds to patrol the county’s roads looking for intoxicated drivers. Deputies have so far made 13 contacts, issuing 10 citations and making 2 felony arrests. These patrols will last throughout the 4th of July holiday with the addition [...]


Thursday July 2 2015

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Learn About Oregon Nearshore Strategy At Public Meetings

[ July 7, 2015; 6:30 PM; 6:30 PM; 6:30 PM; 6:30 PM; 6:30 PM; ] The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is hosting two public meetings to get input on a draft revision of the Oregon Nearshore Strategy, a non-regulatory planning document that provides a conservation blueprint for actions that benefit Oregon’s marine species and habitats.   The two meetings are scheduled for July 7th in North Bend at 6:30p.m. at [...]


Thursday July 2 2015

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Enjoy A Free Movie At The Coos Bay Library

[ July 10, 2015; 7:00 PM; 7:00 PM; ] The “Friday Foreign Film” series at Coos Bay Library continues at 7p.m. Friday, July 10th. The controversial 2010 Egyptian feature film “Cairo 678” is this month’s feature.   Three Cairene women from different backgrounds pull together in uneasy solidarity to combat the sexual harassment that has impacted each of their lives. The action begins on an overcrowded [...]


Thursday July 2 2015

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Lane Closure On Umpqua River Bridge

The Oregon Department of Transportation reports that traffic on Highway 101 at the Umpqua River Bridge is being affected by construction work. From July 1st until Thursday night, July 2nd, drivers should expect lane closures and delays on the Umpqua River Bridge at the north end of Reedsport. Flaggers will provide traffic control. The lane [...]


Wednesday July 1 2015

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Coos Elderly Services Raising Funds To Help Community

At Coos Elderly Services, their mission is to provide financial management services to the elderly and other vulnerable members of the community. They have discovered that helping people to balance their books can often mean bringing their lives into balance, too. Coos Elderly Services is a non-profit corporation, and is supported by volunteers, donations, grants and [...]


Wednesday July 1 2015

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Independence Day Celebrations 2015

July 3 – Enjoy the largest fireworks display on the coast. With fireworks choreographed to music. If you are parking to watch the fireworks, K-DOCK will be simulcasting the music for the display! Tune your radio to 92.9 at around 10:00 PM. The fun happens at The Mill Casino Hotel and RV Park Boardwalk.   Coos Bay [...]


Tuesday June 30 2015

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Saturday Evening Post says Bandon Beach Second Best in America

The 300 year old Saturday Evening Post, started by Benjamin Franklin has voted Bandon Beach as the second best beach in America. In the Post’s Best Beaches in America, Bandon Beach was bested by only one other beach, Pauoa Beach in Hawaii! The author of the article, Stephanie Citron says that the Bandon Beach offers [...]


Tuesday June 30 2015

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Learn About The Oregon Nearshore Strategy At Two ODFW Public Meetings

The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is hosting two public meetings to get input on a draft revision of the Oregon Nearshore Strategy, a non-regulatory planning document that provides a conservation blueprint for actions that benefit Oregon’s marine species and habitats. The two meetings are scheduled on July 7th in North Bend at 6:30p.m. at [...]


Tuesday June 30 2015

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