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NWS Issues A Frost Advisory For Coos And Douglas Counties

The National Weather Service has issued a Frost Advisory, in effect from 2 a.m. through 8 a.m. on February 24th. Late on Monday, February 23rd into the morning of February 24th, low temperatures along the immediate coast of Coos and Douglas Counties will range from 33 to 36 degrees. Locations include Reedsport, Coos Bay, [...]


Monday February 23 2015

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Library Presents 3rd Annual Adult Spelling Bee

[ April 4, 2015; 7:00 PM; ] The Coos Bay Library Foundation is looking for some good spellers! Not just good spellers—but really good spellers. Registration is open for the Foundation’s Adult Spelling Bee, to be held April 4th at 7p.m. The event will take place at the Mill Casino’s Salmon Room. Not only will the winners claim bragging rights, but [...]


Friday February 20 2015

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Southwestern Oregon Preppers To Hold Meeting In Coquille

The Southwestern Oregon Preppers will hold a meeting on Saturday, February 21st at the Coquille Valley Traditional Skills Center, 61 North First Street. The main topic will be “Introduction to Primitive Skills”. Learn how to use things found in nature. The SWOP meeting will start with a question and answer period before the main [...]


Friday February 20 2015

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Free Caregiver Classes In North Bend

There will be a series of free caregiver classes that begin on March 4th, running for six consecutive Wednesdays through April 8th. Choose afternoons or evenings and register for only one series. The classes are being offered afternoons from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., or evenings from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. They will be held [...]


Thursday February 19 2015

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Oregon Chub Removed From Endangered Species List

The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife announces that the Oregon chub has become the first fish in the United States to be taken off the federal Endangered Species List as the result of population recovery. The Fish and Wildlife Service announced the de-listing during a ceremony at Finley National Wildlife Refuge near Corvallis, which [...]


Thursday February 19 2015

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Oregon AAA: Gas Prices Increase

Refinery maintenance and higher crude prices are sending pump prices higher. Triple A of Oregon reports that retail gas prices are continuing their February surge. The national average for regular unleaded increases seven cents this week to $2.26 a gallon. Oregon’s average goes up 12 cents to $2.38 a gallon. Gas prices normally increase [...]


Thursday February 19 2015

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Free Health Clinic in North Bend

Free Health Clinic in North Bend

[ February 19, 2015; 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM. ]   The Southwestern Oregon Community College Nursing Program will offer the first Free Health Clinic on February 19th, from 3:30 - 6:30 pm at the Crossroads Community Cafe in North Bend. The nurses will offer Free Flu and Tetanus Vaccinations as well as a pharmacist on hand to answer questions. Also, a dental screening will take [...]


Wednesday February 18 2015

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A Classic Whodunit At Sprague Community Theater

Enjoy live theater with a production called “Clueless in the Ballroom”. It’s a classic whodunit, wherein murder is a-foot. Presented by New Artists Productions youth theater program at the Sprague Community Theater in Bandon. Show dates are March 20th – 22nd; 27th – 29th. For more information call 541-347-2517. The story is a farcical mix of Clue, Sherlock [...]


Wednesday February 18 2015

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DEQ To Hold Air Quality Permit Hearing In Coos Bay

The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality will hold a public hearing on February 18th regarding an Air Contaminant Discharge Permit for the proposed Jordan Cove Energy Project. The hearing is scheduled for 6 p.m. at Marshfield High School’s Heritage Hall in Coos Bay. The Jordan Cove liquefied natural gas project proposal includes the construction of [...]


Wednesday February 18 2015

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Rummage Sale To Support Scholarships For Local Women And Girls

The Soroptimist International of the Coos Bay Area’s Annual Rummage Sale will be held February 21st, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Blossom Gulch School on 10th Street in Coos Bay. Donations may be dropped off between 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. on February 20th. Pick up of donations is available by calling [...]


Wednesday February 18 2015

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