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DEQ Charges Woman For Sewage Discharge In North Bend

The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality has fined a woman from Sitka, Alaska $27,860 for allowing untreated or partially treated sewage to be discharged onto a property at in North Bend. Inspectors with the DEQ visited the property on December 8th, 2015 and observed at least five recreational vehicles discharging sewage onto the ground. [...]


Friday May 20 2016

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Library To Hold Second Free Job Fair

[ June 1, 2016; 1:00 PM; 1:00 PM; ] The Coos Bay Library will be hosting their second FREE job fair on Wednesday, June 1st, from 1 to 4pm in the Library’s Myrtlewood Room. This job fair will be a great opportunity for job seekers to make connections with local employers and staffing agencies. All job seekers are encouraged to attend this free event. [...]


Thursday May 19 2016

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Car Wash To Benefit Relay For Life

Do you need your car washed? The Life Care Center of Coos Bay is scrubbing away at cancer on Saturday, May 21st to raise funds for the American Cancer Society and the Relay for Life of Coos County. Your minimum $5 donation will get you a sparkling clean car while helping cancer patients get [...]


Thursday May 19 2016

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Election May 2016 Primary

May Primary 2016 – Election Results – Coos County

LINK: MAY 17, 2016 FINAL UNOFFICIAL ELECTION RESULTS LINK: MAY 17, 2016 AT 8:00 PM ELECTION RESULTS  


Tuesday May 17 2016

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Be Part Of Communiy Walk On June 18th

[ June 18, 2016; 8:30 AM; ] Connect The Boardwalks wants to connect the three boardwalks in Coos Bay, at the Mill Casino, and North Bend into one, five-mile continuous walkway. Be a part of it on June 18th when you can join the Community Walk and learn how the boardwalks will be connected, enjoy the sites and experience living history. New [...]


Tuesday May 17 2016

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Coos County Election Ballot Drop Sites

Every two years the Oregon Primary Election is held in the even-numbered year on the third Tuesday in May. This year Oregon’s Primary Election is May 17th. New to this election is a new vote tally system, now being used by 7 counties within Oregon, resulting in the majority of Oregon voters voting on ballots [...]


Tuesday May 17 2016

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Water Board Performing Maintenance Flushing

During the week of May 16th, the Coos Bay-North Bend Water Board will be flushing water lines in Coos Bay and North Bend. Flushing will be from Commercial Avenue north to Newmark, and from 28th Street east to Highway 101. Flushing will start in the morning each day about 8am and end at approximately 3pm. [...]


Monday May 16 2016

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Find Farm Stands And You-Picks With Oregons Bounty

Now people can use a smart phone to find farm stands, you-pick fields, on-farm festivals, and get driving directions, with ‘Oregon’s Bounty” at www.oregonfb.org. Vegetables, fruit–not to mention a vast array of bedding plants, flowering baskets, and fresh-cut flowers–are favorites of the agricultural bounty of spring. But now you can buy directly from the source. [...]


Monday May 16 2016

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Southwestern Music Department Performs End Of Year Concerts

[ May 23, 2016; 7:00 PM; ] The music department at Southwestern Oregon Community College will present its end of the year concert series on May 23rd, 24th and June 2nd at the Hales Center for the Performing Arts. The concerts are open to the public and will begin at 7pm each night.   On Monday May 23rd, the Southwestern Symphonic [...]


Friday May 13 2016

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Senators Championed Provisions to Provide Funding For Small Ports

Oregon’s Senators Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden announced that the Water Resources Development Act was passed out of the Senate Environment and Public Works committee and includes key job creation and funding opportunities for Oregon communities. In particular, the Senators highlighted a three-year extension in the small ports set-aside in the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund [...]


Friday May 13 2016

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