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Landslide and Debris Statement from Oregon Geology

COOS COUNTY, Ore. – The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Watch for the Coquille River at Coquille and the South Fork Coquille River at Myrtle Point.   The Flood Watch is in effect February 13 through February 17 for the Coquille River and February 15 through 16 for the South Fork Coquille River.   Landslides and debris [...]


Tuesday February 11 2014

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H1N1 Flu Cases On The Rise in Coos County

  FROM COOS COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH OFFICIALS: Coos County Public Health has received 3 confirmed cases of H1N1 and a total of 10 flu reports in the last month. H1N1 has been circulating since the “Swine Flu” pandemic in 2009. Most vulnerable are those who have not been exposed to the disease or have not been [...]


Wednesday January 8 2014

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F-15 night flying training on May 14-17

PORTLAND, Ore. -The Oregon Air National Guard’s 142nd Fighter Wing will be conducting routine F-15 night flying training on May 14-17.   The missions allow the wing to stay current with mandatory Air Force requirements. Night flying is conducted almost monthly as it provides essential training for the use of night vision goggles (NVG’s) and other night [...]


Tuesday May 7 2013

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Airport Disaster Scenario Volunteers Needed

Request for Volunteers Emergency Preparedness: Mass Casualty Exercise On September 26th, Emergency Response Agencies will be participating in a Full Scale Mass Casualty Exercise at the Southwest Oregon Regional Airport. The scenario is an airbus 319 charter with 52 passengers has crashed during takeoff due to a mechanical failure. Volunteer Role: Volunteers are needed to play [...]


Thursday September 6 2012

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Shooting South of Coos Bay: One Dead, One Critical and Another Injured

PRESS RELEASE On Sunday, September 2, 2012, at approximately 6:00 PM, the Coos County 911 Center began receiving numerous 911 calls indicating that two bodies were lying on or next to Highway 101 just north of its intersection with Seven Devils Road. At least one call described some sort of altercation at that location and reported [...]


Monday September 3 2012

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Friday August 31 2012

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Part of Tsunami Dock Goes To Oregon Historical Society

Portland, OR – Two pieces of the massive 201 ton dock that was washed away from a city on Japan’s northeast coast by the devastating March 2011 tsunami and that landed on Oregon’s Agate Beach this past June have now arrived at the Oregon Historical Society. According to Oregon Department of Parks and Recreation, the [...]


Thursday August 30 2012

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West Nile Virus Case Confirmed in Coos County

Two human cases of the West Nile virus have been confirmed in Oregon this week, prompting health officials to remind people to protect themselves during the coming Labor Day weekend. One individual each in Coos and Malheur counties has tested positive for the virus, according to health officials. Both individuals – a man and a woman, both 50 or [...]


Tuesday August 28 2012

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Phone Scam Alert

ATTORNEY GENERAL’S SCAM ALERT  A Consumer Protection Alert from the Oregon Attorney General    MEDICAL CARD SCAM ON THE RISE  Attorney General Ellen F. Rosenblum reminds Oregon consumers never to share their personal or financial information with anyone by email or over the phone. The Oregon Department of Justice has seen a recent influx in reports from senior citizens who received [...]


Thursday August 23 2012

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Michael Ames Coos Bay PD Press Release

On 5-28-12 at 9:25 am Officers of the Coos Bay Police Department attempted to serve an arrest warrant on Michael Ames after locating his vehicle at the Edgewater Motel. The previous day, Officers had received a report of Michael Ames stalking his estranged girlfriend. During that investigation, Officers learned that there [...]


Tuesday May 29 2012

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