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Myrtle Point Waste Water Plant Inundated By Storm Water

Due to the recent rainfall the city of Myrtle Point’s waste water plant was inundated by a surge of storm water from inflow and infiltration into the sewage collection system. The waste water plant does not have the capacity to treat the amount of storm water and therefore waste water was bypassed to the Coquille [...]


Tuesday March 24 2015

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Christopher Koester

Suspicious Death Investigation

On Sunday, March 22, 2015, just a little after 5:00 PM officers were called to a Coos Bay residence for the report of an adult male who was not breathing. A subsequent investigation revealed the male died in his home under what appeared to be suspicious circumstances.   The deceased male was identified as 43 year [...]


Monday March 23 2015

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Free Tax Help Closed March 28th In North Bend

Due to the unavailability of its site, the AARP free tax-aide service at the College Park Church location in North Bend will not be open on Saturday, March 28th. The service will be open again as usual starting on Monday, March 30th. The free service will be available through April 15th. Hours are Monday, Tuesday, Friday [...]


Monday March 23 2015

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High Wind Warning Issued For March 23rd

The National Weather Service has issued a High Wind Warning in effect from 5p.m. on Monday, March 23rd, through 5a.m. on Tuesday, March 24th. Winds from the south are forecasted at 40 to 45 mph with gusts up to 65 mph. Winds will increase Monday afternoon, reaching a peak by Monday night then diminishing by Tuesday [...]


Monday March 23 2015

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Leonard Huckabee

Coos Bay Man Charged with Sexual Abuse

Leonard Huckabee   A Coos Bay man has been charged with sexual abuse, rape and sodomy. 46 year-old Leonard Huckabee was arrested after an investigation into a missing 15 year-old girl from Coos Bay. During the investigation it was discovered that Huckabee was in a sexual relationship with the minor. Police found the girl in Charleston on [...]


Thursday March 19 2015

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Pancake Feed To Benefit Local Programs

[ March 29, 2015; 8:00 AM; ] Everyone is invited to the 50th Annual Pancake Feed at the North Bend Fire Department on Sunday, March 29th. Enjoy feasting on some of the world’s best pancakes and slabs of ham. There will be plenty of Tee shirts for sale as well. This is the biggest fundraiser of the year for the North Bend [...]


Thursday March 19 2015

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Play About Women’s Suffrage At North Bend Library

A play by Toni Douglass, Scott Free, about the life and times of Abigail Scott Duniway will be performed at the North Bend Library at 7p.m. on Thursday, March 19th. Duniway was a leading American women’s rights advocate, newspaper editor and writer, whose efforts were instrumental in gaining voting rights for women. Her persistence [...]


Thursday March 19 2015

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Whale Watching

Spring Whale Watch Week

  Oregon Parks and Recreation Department (OPRD) will host its spring Whale Watch Week March 21-28 at 24 designated whale watching sites along the coast. Trained volunteers from the Whale Watching Spoken Here program will be stationed at the sites from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on those days to help visitors spot gray whales heading [...]


Wednesday March 18 2015

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Flushing Water Lines Through March 20th

Beginning Wednesday, March 18th, the Coos Bay-North Bend Water Board will continue flushing of waterlines in its distribution system in North Bend and Coos Bay. Flushing will be from Airport Lane, south to Lakeshore Drive. Also, from Seagate Avenue, east to Lincoln Street. Flushing will begin each day about 8a.m. and end at approximately 3p.m., [...]


Wednesday March 18 2015

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American Legion Baseball Season Starts In June

The American Legion North Bend is seeking donations to help fund their summer baseball season starting in June. The North Coos team is chosen from the finest baseball players from North Bend, Coos Bay and surrounding areas. North Coos will play approximately 40 games between June and August; the 90th year celebration for American Legion [...]


Wednesday March 18 2015

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