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United Way of Southwestern Oregon seeks Volunteers

  United Way of Southwestern Oregon is seeking local service clubs and individuals interested in volunteering to help Bay Area seniors and the disabled during this year’s sixth annual Day of Caring.   Last year, the United Way of Southwestern Oregon had more clients than ever in our history, and expect the same response this year. [...]


Wednesday March 26 2014

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Care Givers Classes In North Bend

A series of of classes will help unpaid care-givers of older adults. “Powerful Tools for Caregivers” helps reduce stress, improve communications, increase their ability to make tough decisions and locate helpful resources. The ‘tools’ are offered through interactive lessons, discussions and brainstorming. There will be a class on March 26th from 2pm to 4:30pm at [...]


Wednesday March 26 2014

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ODFW: Shed Hunt Responsibly To Protect Game

This time of year, many Oregonians head outdoors to look for the antlers that have been shed by male deer and elk. Deer usually shed theirs from late December through March, and elk from late February through early April. The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife reports that this time period is also a critical one [...]


Tuesday March 25 2014

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Police Training In Reedsport

The Reedsport Police Department has announced that there will be police training at the Reedsport Community Charter School on March 25th. The school is at Highway 101 and Longwood Drive. The Department is taking advantage of the empty campus during spring break to conduct valuable training. The training will take place between 8am and 4pm [...]


Tuesday March 25 2014

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National Weather Service

NWS SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT

  The string of dry…quiet and mild weather over the region will come to an end today…then we’ll see a significant change in the pattern starting late tonight and lasting into next weekend. While it’s not unusual to have a series of storms this time of the year, it will be perceived as significant due to the dry…quiet pattern we had [...]


Monday March 24 2014

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Jordan Cove gets green light to export LNG

The Department of Energy announced this morning that it has conditionally authorized Jordan Cove Energy Project to export domestically produced liquified natural gas to countries that do not have a Free Trade Agreement with the United States. The terminal is slated for the North Spit of the Coos Bay. Pending still is an environmental [...]


Monday March 24 2014

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ORCCA Expanding Board Of Directors

The Oregon Coast Community Action Board of Directors is requesting recommendations for candidates to serve on the ORCCA Board of Directors. Ideal candidates should be residents of Coos, Curry County or the area of Douglas County served by the Reedsport School District. “This is an exciting time for ORCCA as we move forward in a positive, [...]


Monday March 24 2014

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NWS: Wet, Windy Storms Expected This Week

The National Weather Service reports that windy and wet weather will be starting late on Monday, March 24th, and lasting into the weekend. The first front will arrive at the coast on Monday night, then move inland on Tuesday. Moderate precipitation is expected to impact the coastal mountain area and over higher terrain Monday night [...]


Monday March 24 2014

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Celtic Fest At Hales Center May 3rd

[ May 3, 2014; 10:00 AM; ] The South Coast Celtic Fest is May 3rd at the Hales Center at Southwestern Oregon Community College. The event is a collaborative effort of the South Coast Folk Society, the Coastal Celtic Society, and Soroptimist International of the Coos Bay Area. The festival starts at 10am and includes 24 hands-on workshops, vendors and two performance [...]


Saturday March 22 2014

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Coos County Mother Of The Year Award

[ May 10, 2014 2:00 PM to June 9, 2014 10:00 PM. ] This is the second year that the community has had the opportunity to recognize and honor local Mothers for their contributions to their families, churches, organizations and the place they call home--Coos County. As a way of recognition and thanks, Inland Point is asking families, friends and individuals to consider nominating a Mother, 65-years or older, [...]


Friday March 21 2014

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