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Red Cross Holding Blood Drives In April

The American Red Cross encourages donors to give blood this April. Donors of all blood types are needed this spring. To make an appointment, download the free Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-733-2767. The next blood drive will be in Bandon, April 5th from 1 to 6pm at Holy Trinity [...]


Tuesday April 5 2016

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No One Injured In Coos Bay House Fire

There were no reported injuries when Coos Bay and North Bend Fire Departments responded to a house on fire on Fenwick Avenue early Sunday night. Unconfirmed reports say that damage to the house was extensive, caused by smoke and fire. Numerous items in the house made it difficult for firefighters to extinguish the blaze. The [...]


Tuesday April 5 2016

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Update: Coos County’s Got Talent Auditions

  Do you have an amazing talent to share? Then you are invited to audition for the 2nd Annual Coos County’s Got Talent Competition. Finalists will perform at the Relay For Life benefiting the American Cancer Society on June 25th at Marshfield High School.   Audition at Pony Village Mall in the room across from Harry Richies, near [...]


Monday April 4 2016

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Earthquake Recorded West Of Coos Bay

The United States Geological Survey reports that an earthquake was recorded off the coast of Oregon. The event occurred at approximately 5:50pm yesterday, April 3rd. The USGS recorded the magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 217 miles west northwest from Coos Bay at a depth of 10 kilometers, or 6.2 miles deep. The USGS reports that no [...]


Monday April 4 2016

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Free Brush And Clean Wood Collection Event

Dispose of clean wood and brush for free during April. The Coos County Solid Waste Department is holding their collection event now through April 30th. Tuesdays through Saturdays, bring solid waste to the Beaver Hill Disposal Site-—on Highway 101 in Coos Bay, 1/4 mile south of milepost 253. It’s free to all citizens, businesses; everyone [...]


Friday April 1 2016

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Coos Bay Man Charged With Violating Restraining Order

A Coos County Sheriff responded to Lowell Lane in Coos Bay to a report of a disturbance on March 30th. The Deputy made contact with 34-year-old Darren L. Williams of Coos Bay. An investigation revealed that Williams had come to the residence and became engaged in an argument with the 54-year-old female resident, who had [...]


Friday April 1 2016

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Annual P.E.O. Lunch Meets April 16th

P.E.O. Oregon South Coast Reciprocity will meet for its annual lunch on Saturday, April 16th at the Red Lion Hotel on Bayshore Drive in Coos Bay. Registration begins at 11:30, lunch at 12 Noon, followed by music from John and Kim Stokes. The South Coast Region includes nine P.E.O. chapters representing Coquille, Coos Bay, [...]


Thursday March 31 2016

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Missing Body Of Captain From Patty A J Located

The Coast Guard has confirmed the discovery of the body of Skipper Jerry Barkley from the Patty A J. The Commander of the USCG Station in Coos Bay, Kary Moss reports the body was found onboard the vessel late yesterday afternoon. The salvage team from Northwest Marine Services has been lifting the 62-foot trawler from [...]


Thursday March 31 2016

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“If I Were Mayor” Contest Deadline April 29th

North Bend Mayor Rick Wetherell is promoting the “If I Were Mayor” contest from now through April 29th. The categories are: elementary school (grades 4-5) 17”x28” poster, middle school (grades 6-8) 500-1,000 word essay, and high school (grades 9-12) 1-3 minute digital media (video, PowerPoint, Prezi, etc.).   State-wide winners and their Mayors will be notified [...]


Thursday March 31 2016

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Man Absconds From Authorities During His Trial Lunch Break

A warrant has been issued for a man found guilty on assault charges after he failed to return to his trial in Coos County Circuit Court.  Kevin lee Marshall was being tried on 2nd degree assault, unlawful use of a weapon, recklessly endangering another person and menacing before Judge Michael Gillespie in Coos County Circuit [...]


Wednesday March 30 2016

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