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Kids In The Kitchen Workshop In Myrtle Point

The Master Food Preservers of Coos County will hold a “Kids in the Kitchen” workshop on Saturday, June 25th, from 10am to 2pm. This workshop will teach kids (along with their adult chaperones) the fundamentals of boiling water canning with the making of jam. They will get hands-on experience with preparing fruit, filling jars, loading [...]


Friday June 24 2016

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Fire Season Begins Friday, June 24th At 12:01 am

The Coos Forest Protective Association announces that fire season will officially begin at 12:01 am Friday, June 24th. The start of fire season means the end of unregulated outside burning for rural Coos, Curry and western Douglas County residents. The outside burning of debris piles and the use of burn barrels will be prohibited. Under Oregon [...]


Thursday June 23 2016

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Helping Children Hear Well–Now Into Adulthood

Coos Health and Wellness advises that hearing plays an essential role in speech and language development, communication and social development. Even a small amount of hearing loss can have profound, negative effects on a child’s current and future quality of life. Without proper intervention, children with mild to moderate hearing loss do not perform as [...]


Wednesday June 22 2016

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Free Outdoor Concerts In Reedsport

The Riverfront Rhythms concert series is being presented for the summer of 2016. These are free outdoor concerts held at the Umpqua Discovery Center at 409 Riverfront Way. Here is the schedule:   * June 23rd—Done Deal—playing contemporary dance rock from the 60s to today.   * July 7th—Hot Wax—playing Doo Wop, 50s to 80s   * July 26th—234 Army Band [...]


Wednesday June 22 2016

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Tots, Tide pools, Kayaks, Canoes And More At South Slough

On Saturday, July 2nd, the South Slough will offer a program that focuses on life in the intertidal zone. From 10-11 am toddlers and their families will learn about critters that can be found on local docks and tide pools through interactive activities. Meet at the South Slough Interpretive Center. Call 541-888-5558 est. 121 [...]


Tuesday June 21 2016

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Coquille Garden Tour To Benefit City Beautification

[ July 16, 2016; 9:00 AM; ] The 7th Annual Coquille Garden Tour is scheduled for July 16th. Enjoy touring the gardens and a chance to win a colorful hanging flower basket. Children’s activities will be at selected sites. Tickets are available online at ww.coquillegardentour.com or in person at Coquille Garden, Cedar Point Florist, Copper Goose Nursery, Farr’s True Value, Bully Garden [...]


Tuesday June 21 2016

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Monday Night Madness At Mingus Pool

Mingus Pool celebrates with Monday Night Madness at 7pm on June 20th, 27th and throughout July. The first half hour is a free swim lesson for kids and adults and then a family swim.   Swim lessons: 9am to 12pm and 6 to 7pm time slots every half hour, Monday-Friday. Sessions: 6/20-7/1, 7/4-15 and 7/18-29. Only three sessions [...]


Monday June 20 2016

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Maritime Art Exhibition Opens At Coos Art Museum

[ July 9, 2016; 5:00 PM; 5:00 PM; 5:00 PM; ] The Coos Art Museum will open its 23rd Annual Maritime Art Exhibition in the first floor Maggie Karl Gallery on July 9th. The juried exhibition displays maritime-themed artwork by artists from across the country. Seventy-six works by forty-four of the nation’s leading maritime artists are in a variety of media including: oil, watercolor, acrylic, pastel [...]


Friday June 17 2016

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Drug Take Back

Drop Off Unwanted Medications For Disposal June 18th

Drop off any unwanted or unused prescription or over-the-counter medications for safe disposal on Saturday, June 18th. This anonymous drop off program is being provided by Bay Area Hospital and the North Bend Medical Center, in sponsorship with the Coos Bay and North Bend Police Departments and the Drug Enforcement Administration. Bring medications to be [...]


Wednesday June 15 2016

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Oregon Triple A Reveals Top Driving Distractions

AAA reveals the top driving distractions as the “100 Deadliest Days” continue. Over the past five years, more than 5,000 people have been killed in crashes during the period from Memorial Day to Labor Day. As the summer driving season begins, Triple A of Oregon reports that nearly 60 percent of crashes involve distractions behind [...]


Wednesday June 15 2016

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