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Bank Robbery Suspect Allegedly Used Stolen Vehicle From Coos County

On March 27th, the Roseburg Police Department investigated a bank robbery at US Bank in downtown Roseburg. The investigation uncovered links between the robbery at US Bank and an alleged theft of a motor vehicle reported in Coos County on March 27th. This led to the development of 48-year-old Arthur Benito Calderon, a recent resident [...]


Monday March 30 2015

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Rapid Change To Colder Weather March 31st

The National Weather Service reports that a cold front is moving across the area on the night of Monday, March 30th. A cold air mass is forecasted to persist for the remainder of the week. Away from the coast, high temperatures on March 31st will be 15 to 20 degrees lower that on March [...]


Monday March 30 2015

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SOLVE Volunteers Clear Debris From Beaches

More than 5,000 volunteers removed 62,500 pounds of marine debris from beaches throughout Oregon on March 28th. The annual SOLVE Spring Oregon Beach Cleanup has been an Oregon tradition for 30 years; the twice-annual coast-wide beach cleanups have seen nearly 240,000 SOLVE volunteers remove an estimated 3.2 million pounds of trash from our beaches since [...]


Monday March 30 2015

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Capsized Boat At Rogue River; One Person Dead

The Curry County Sheriff’s Office received two 911 calls from witnesses to a boating accident at the mouth of the Rogue River on March 28th. The callers reported that an eighteen foot boat with two subjects had capsized near the north jetty as it was attempting to cross the bar. The bar was breaking [...]


Monday March 30 2015

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McKeown And Roblan To Hold Town Hall Meeting

House District 9 Representative Caddy McKeown will be hosting a Town Hall with Senator Arnie Roblan on Saturday, March 28th at 3:30p.m. They are holding their Town Hall at the Coos Historical and Maritime Museum. They invite everyone to come see this new structure in Coos Bay. Senator Roblan and Representative McKeown will present a [...]


Friday March 27 2015

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Fire Extinguisher Training March 30th

The Coos Bay Fire Department is offering the community an opportunity to learn about when and how to operate fire extinguishers properly. The training will be presented at the Fire Department, at 450 Elrod Avenue in Coos Bay on Monday, March 30th from 6 to 8p.m. This training will include both classroom presentations and hands-on demonstrations. [...]


Friday March 27 2015

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Studded Tire Season Ends March 31st

The Oregon Department of Transportation is asking all drivers to remove their studded tires by the end of the day Tuesday, March 31st. Given current weather forecasts, ODOT does not plan to extend the Oregon studded tire season. ODOT encourages drivers to consider other types of traction tires or chains. A recent study concluded that [...]


Thursday March 26 2015

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“Clueless In The Ballroom” At Sprague Theatre

The Sprague Community Theatre presents a classically classic whodunit in which murder Is a-foot by Rebeca Jones. The performance is onstage March 27th through the 29th. Tickets for Clueless In The Ballroom are $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and $5 for students. Ticket outlets: Bandon Ace Hardware and Radio Shack and Bandon Mercantile. The setting [...]


Thursday March 26 2015

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Coos County Re-Appraisals At End Of March

The Coos County Assessor’s Office announces the start of the 2015 reappraisal of Coos County residential properties. Reappraisals are done to ensure the accuracy of the inventory in the assessor’s records and to check that assessment values are indicative of the market. Since the 1997 passage of Measure 50 eliminated a mandatory reappraisal, [...]


Wednesday March 25 2015

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Employer Council to Hold Seminar April 11th

[ April 15, 2015; 7:30 AM; ] The Oregon Employer Council South Coast is hosting a seminar on Thursday April 15th. The seminar is titled, Toss That Trash: How To Clear Your Mind and Jump start Your Life. The presenter is Steve Kaufman, a nationally known presenter who will be discussing how to clear the garbage we carry around with us in [...]


Wednesday March 25 2015

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