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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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Slice Of Life Boardwalk Art Show In Bandon

Artists of all ages are invited to submit work for “Slice of Life,” the 2016 Port of Bandon Boardwalk art show. This annual installation is an open air, public display on the picturesque Bandon boardwalk. Submissions are accepted April 1st through May 20th. The show begins Memorial Day weekend and continues through September.   Weatherproof art boards [...]


Wednesday March 30 2016

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Preparing For Coquille Gay 90’s Celebration

The Coquille Gay 90s 2016 celebration theme is Rascals and River Belles. It’s Saturday June 4th. This years theme was chosen to highlight the Sawdust Theatre’s 50th season and play off this year’s production, “The Great Riverton Ruse or Beware of the Golden Gambler”.   Gay 90s Button Design Contest: The Coquille Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a [...]


Wednesday March 30 2016

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21st Annual Mr. Bulldog Pageant April 2nd

[ April 2, 2016; 7:00 PM; ] Mr. Bulldog's 2016 Pageant is set for Saturday April 2nd at the North Bend High School Gym. The doors open at 6:15pm and the event starts at 7. The cost is $10 for adults and $5 for students. They invite everyone to see a fun show that raises money for the Children's Miracle Network. Ten [...]


Tuesday March 29 2016

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Florida Avenue Closure Starts March 30th

The City of North Bend has announced that Florida Avenue, between Sherman and Sheridan Avenues, will be closed during the day starting Wednesday morning, March 30th, for three days. The area is east of Highway 101, down the hill from the business Mom’s Kitchen. The road closure is for street repair work to be performed. [...]


Tuesday March 29 2016

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Missing Bandon Woman Found Safe And Uninjured

The Coos County Sheriff’s office responded to a report of a lost person at Lighthouse Lookout and Norton Gulch Trail in Coos Bay on March 23rd. Multiple agencies including the Coast Guard worked in the search effort that lasted five hours. A Coast Guard helicopter crew located the victim, 30-year-old Jennifer Marie Annastasiou of [...]


Monday March 28 2016

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Auditions For Hollering Place Program Start April 3rd

There will be auditions held for the 4th Annual Hollering Place Radio Program on April 3rd, 4th and 5th. Come to the Dolphin Playhouse at 580 Newmark Avenue in the Empire District. There will be no line memorization needed for this event; audition readings provided. Performances will be Friday and Saturday at 7pm and Sundays [...]


Monday March 28 2016

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63rd Annual Barber Show April 16th

The Gold Coast Chorus will host their 63rd annual Barbershow on Saturday, April 16th. It will be held at the North Bend Presbyterian Church as a 2pm special matinee. The show will feature the 15-man Gold Coast Chorus, the local quartet The Breakers, the Sweet Adelines chorus and entertainment from at least one local high [...]


Monday March 28 2016

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Coos Bay Bar Safety Zone Established

The U.S. Coast Guard Captain of the Port, Sector Columbia River, who has oversight for all navigable waters in Oregon, established a temporary safety zone surrounding the entrance to Coos Bay, Thursday.   The temporary safety zone is in effect to protect personnel, vessels and the marine environment from potential hazards during recovery efforts of the fishing [...]


Friday March 25 2016

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