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Razor Clamming To Close July 15th

The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife announces that, after a great season, razor clamming will close Tuesday, July 15th, for the annual conservation closure to protect newly-set young clams. Since 1967 the ODFW has closed the 18 miles of beaches north of Tillamook Head to razor clam digging, while young clams establish themselves on [...]


Monday July 14 2014

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California man charged with murder after shooting at North Bend Community Center

Miguel Alejandro Iniguez Press Release from Coos County District Attorney R. Paul Frasier: At approximately 1:15 AM on July 13, 2014, the North Bend Police Department received a report of a fight with at least one shot fired at the North Bend Community Center. North Bend Police officers responded to the scene. At the time of [...]


Sunday July 13 2014

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DOF Increases Fire Restrictions

The Oregon Department of Forestry has increased restrictions on forest activities due to rising fire danger starting July 11th. The “Regulated Use” closure is geared to reduce the chance of wildfires starting from public activities in forested areas. The restrictions ban the following activities: – Smoking in the forest except in closed vehicles – Campfires outside [...]


Friday July 11 2014

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CCPH Offers Survey To Identify Barriers

Attention residents of Coos County! The Coos County Public Health Department would like hear from you. Please fill out the 2 minute survey to help identify gaps and barriers to receiving health services. Take a moment to share your knowledge and experiences so the CCPH can better meet the needs of the community. All surveys [...]


Friday July 11 2014

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Opening Night of Bay Area Teen Idol 2014 Tonight at The Egyptian

Coos County‘s Premiere Vocal Competition for Teens Opens 11th Season   Bay Area Teen Idol, Coos and Western Douglas Counties premiere vocal competition for teens kicks off its 11th season Thursday, July 10th at the historic Egyptian Theatre 229 S. Broadway Coos Bay.  Each contestant will perform their choice of music for the opening performance. The program will also feature songs performed by [...]


Thursday July 10 2014

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Coos Bay Fire Hosts Fire Extinguisher Training

Coos Bay Fire Rescue will be hosting a fire etinguisher class on July 15th. This will be a two hour class on the safety, use, inspection, and placement of fire extinguishers. The class will include discussions and hands on training. Any adult citizens of the Bay area. The training will be from 6 to 8pm [...]


Thursday July 10 2014

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OR Coast Music Festival Season Starts July 12th

The 2014 Oregon Coast Music Festival season kicks off Saturday, July 12th. It will be a free concert with the Bay Area Concert Band playing live in Mingus Park at Noon. Throughout July, the OCMF will feature a variety of musical genres like jazz, surf rock, the Gold Coast Chorus and much more. Concerts [...]


Wednesday July 9 2014

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Lab Band Holds Jazz Camp In North Bend

[ July 14, 2014; 1:00 PM; ] The Oregon Coast Lab Band will hold the 2014 Jazz Camp starting on Monday July 14th through Friday July 25th from 1pm until 5pm at the Lab Band building, 1875 Virginia Avenue, North Bend. If there is a young musician in your family, this is a great way to have fun while picking up Jazz [...]


Wednesday July 9 2014

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Council Prohibits Smoking In And Nearby Library

The Coos Bay City Council has passed an ordinance prohibiting smoking in and on the lot of the Coos Bay Library. The ordinance passed with 5 yes votes and 2 no votes. Voting aye were Stephanie Kramer, Mark Dailey, Jennifer Groth, Tom Leahy and Brian Bowers. Voting nay were Mike Vaughan and Mayor Shoji. The [...]


Tuesday July 8 2014

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Dolphin Theatre Salute To Shakespeare

The Dolphin Players will present two free productions of a Salute to Shakespeare. There will be a matinee performance on June 20th at 2pm and an evening performance June 21st at 7pm. The shows are an introduction to the Oregon Coast Music Festival’s June 22nd concert, “A Salute to Shakespeare” at Marshfield High School. Three [...]


Tuesday July 8 2014

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