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North Bend Man Holds Burglary Suspect At Gun Point

Deputies from the Coos County Sheriff’s office responded to a residence at 63357 Terramar Road in Charleston on June 4th. Deputies found the property owner holding 31-year-old Christopher C. Spanik of North Bend at gun point. The investigation revealed that Spanik and 27-year-old Sarah E. Flowers of North Bend–and two children, had gone into a [...]


Tuesday June 7 2016

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Merkley Announces Funding For Coast Guard And TSA

Oregon’s Senators Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden announced the Senate Department of Defense and Homeland Security Appropriations bills include provisions that will help Oregon communities. These include funding to keep the Coast Guard’s helicopter in Newport and to help the state prepare for an earthquake along the Cascadia subduction zone.   “Between the Coast Guard helicopter in [...]


Tuesday June 7 2016

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Cascadia Rising Earthquake Tsunami Exercise

The Oregon Office of Emergency Management, along with the Federal Emergency Management Agency and other local and regional agencies, have been working to develop networks and practices to get earthquake / tsunami alerts and warnings to the public. Oregon is participating in one of the largest regional exercises called Cascadia Rising to test the ability [...]


Monday June 6 2016

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Coquille Gay 90’s Celebration this weekend!

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Sawdusters as the season kicks off this weekend in Coquille! Featuring the Rotary River Walk, Parade, Steamboats, Food and Craft Vendor Fair, Rendezvous Car Show & Shine and lots more fun! FULL SCHEDULE AFTER THE SPONSORS on K-DOCK 92.9 FM Cedar Point Nursery in Coquille offers a great selection of nursery and [...]


Wednesday June 1 2016

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Coos County Sheriff’s Office Warns Of Another Phone Scam

The Coos County Sheriff’s office has received reports of a scam that has been circulating again. The victim receives a telephone call from a person who identifies themselves as “Officer Robert White” of the Coos Bay Police Department. The phone number is 888-539-6917. The officer then proceeds to tell the victim that they have [...]


Wednesday June 1 2016

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Hollering Place Radio Show At Dolphin Playhouse Through June 26th

[ June 7, 2016 7:00 PM to June 26, 2016 7:00 PM. ] Tales of old Coos County are now being presented in The Fourth Annual Hollering Place Radio Show, onstage through June 26th at The Dolphin Playhouse. Pioneers, innovators, planes, trains and automobiles that drive on the water, heroes, humbugs, tribal lore, and a tsunami will inform and amaze. Showtimes are 7pm Fridays and Saturdays, [...]


Wednesday June 1 2016

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Boys Rescued By Off-Duty Coast Guard Fireman And Local Citizen

While visiting the North Jetty near the Siuslaw River in Florence on Saturday afternoon, Fireman Dana Gagliardi, an off-duty member of Coast Guard Siuslaw River, observed a woman screaming about her son in the water. According to reports, her husband ran in from the shoreline to inform the mother the two boys had been sucked [...]


Tuesday May 31 2016

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BBQ, Blues and Brews event at The Mill raises over $9,500 for local non-profits

North Bend, Ore. – A record attendance was set from an estimated 9,000 guests who raised more than $9,500 for local non-profit groups while enjoying great food, drink and music at The Mill Casino’s 5th Annual BBQ, Blues & Brews on the Bay event over Memorial Day weekend.   Visitors to the brew sampling area made [...]


Sunday May 29 2016

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Ban on Fireworks And Exploding Targets

As Memorial Day approaches, the Bureau of Land Management and the Forest Service remind everyone that the use of fireworks and exploding targets is prohibited on all BLM-managed public lands and National Forests throughout Oregon. So far this year 288 fires have burned over 1,500 acres. In recent years there have been longer fire seasons [...]


Friday May 27 2016

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Caravan Of Glam Performs Onstage In Coos Bay

[ June 11, 2016; 6:00 PM; ] The Caravan of Glam will perform onstage at the Egyptian Theatre on June 11th for two shows--an all ages show at 6pm and a 21 and older show at 9m. The show is the brainchild of Coos Bay native Justin Buckles, owner of Justin Buckles Productions and Justin Buckles: Talent Agency and Artist Management, based [...]


Friday May 27 2016

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