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Public Lecture At Institute Of Marine Biology

[ August 1, 2016; 3:00 PM; August 10, 2016; 7:00 PM; ] On August 10th at 7pm, everyone is welcome to a lecture given by Doctor Mary O'Connor called “Marine biodiversity in a time of humans: biodiversity crisis or a resilient living system?”. Dr. O’Connor is a Professor in the Department of Zoology at the University of British Columbia. She received her PhD in 2008 and her [...]


Monday August 1 2016

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Campfire Restrictions Start August 1st

The Coos Forest Protective Association has increased restrictions on campfires within the CFPA’s protection district as of Monday, August 1st. Campfires will now only be allowed at managed campgrounds with hosts. State and county parks, Bureau of Land Management, and other private campgrounds can deny any campfire use at any time. All other campfires are [...]


Monday August 1 2016

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Oregon Coast Anglers To Hold Banquet

The Oregon Coast Anglers are a newly formed non-profit organization of southern Oregon coast anglers uniting to preserve and increase angling opportunities along the coast from Florence to Brookings. Visit www.facebook.com/oregoncoastanglers.org to learn more. The first annual Oregon Coast Anglers banquet and membership drive will be held on August 27th at the Reedsport Eagles Club. [...]


Friday July 29 2016

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Salmon Barbeque Event To Support Local Projects

[ August 7, 2016; 10:00 AM; 10:00 AM; 10:00 AM; ] Tickets are now on sale for the Bay Area Kiwanis Club's 58th Wave Young Salmon Barbecue. This event is open to everyone on Sunday, August 7th from 10am to 3pm at Bastendorff Beach. The menu includes barbecued salmon steaks, coleslaw, baked potatoes, rolls, coffee and ice cream. The club meets at noon on Thursdays at [...]


Thursday July 28 2016

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Searchers Locate Missing Plane Near Brookings

On July 21st around 8:30 AM, search and dive teams from the Sheriff’s Office from Curry, Josephine, Clackamas and Jackson Counties located the missing plane and one passenger just off the coast of Rainbow Rock in Brookings, Oregon. Dive Crews recovered the body of one passenger next to the wreckage and transported it back to the Port of Brookings [...]


Friday July 22 2016

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Free Admission To Art Museum On CAM Community Days

[ December 10, 2016; 11:00 AM; ] The Coos Art Museum is celebrating 50 years as a center of arts and culture on Oregon’s south coast. In celebration of this accomplishment the Museum will be hosting CAM Community Days. They are interactive, hands on Saturdays with activities that include: art projects, demonstrations, collaborative activities, community building and experiences that communicate local culture [...]


Wednesday July 20 2016

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Free Workshop For i-Pad And i-Phone Users

[ August 26, 2016; 12:30 PM; 12:30 PM; 12:30 PM; 12:30 PM; 12:30 PM; ] The Coos Bay Library will be offering a free workshop for i-Pad and i-Phone users. This new workshop will be held Friday, August 26th at 12:30pm in the library's Cedar Room. Registration is not required. This workshop is intended for people with i-Pads and i-Phones who need help using their devices. There will be no [...]


Wednesday July 20 2016

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Construction On Ocean Boulevard

The city of Coos Bay announces that Ocean Boulevard, between Norman Avenue and Pacific Loop, will be under construction July 20th through the 21st for pavement marking re-configuration. Traffic will be allowed through the construction zone at all times, but drivers should expect minimal delays due to lane closures. For more information, call the Public [...]


Wednesday July 20 2016

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No Foul Play in Death of Coos Bay Man

Charles Seteven Long   Coos County Sheriff’s Officials say the body of a man who had been missing since Saturday was found and recovered from a local reservoir. 50-Year-old Charles Steven Long was reported missing by his wife near the Tarheel Reservoir and Plainview RV Park near the Charleston/Barview area of Coos Bay. After initially [...]


Tuesday July 19 2016

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Governor Orders Flags At Half Staff To Honor Victims

Governor Kate Brown has ordered all flags at Oregon public institutions to be flown at half-staff in honor of the victims of the attack on local law enforcement officers in Baton Rouge. Flags should stay at half-staff until sunset this Friday, July 22nd.   “Violence is not a solution. It offers nothing other than the likelihood of [...]


Tuesday July 19 2016

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