Public Service Announcements

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Master Gardener Training Sign-Up Deadline Extended

[ December 31, 2014 5:00 PM to January 11, 2015 2:00 PM. ] There is still time to apply for the Coos County Master Gardener training, which begins in January. Because the training class is not yet full, the deadline has been extended to Wednesday, December 31st at 5pm. The Oregon State University extension Service Master Gardener training is held just once a year, from January through mid-March. [...]


Saturday December 20 2014

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AARP Tax-Aide Seeking Volunteers

This year, the AARP Foundation is again providing free tax assistance and preparation for taxpayers with low to moderate income through the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program. It is the nation’s largest free tax assistance and preparation service, giving special attention to the older population. You do not need to be a member of AARP [...]


Saturday December 20 2014

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FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 10AM DEC. 20th THROUGH 10PM Dec. 21st

The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Watch for the Curry County coast and the South Central Oregon coast from 10am on Saturday, December 20th through 10pm Sunday, December 21st. Heavy rainfall will cause rapid rises on streams, creeks and rivers. There is also the potential for urban flooding in areas of poor drainage [...]


Saturday December 20 2014

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Egyptian Theatre Presents Christmas Unplugged With John Doan

The Egyptian Theatre presents Emmy-Nominated musician and storyteller John Doan with his acclaimed “Christmas Unplugged – Reclaiming the Holiday Spirit” program at 2pm on Sunday, December 21st. Imagine stepping into a time machine with Dr. Who to experience the world when people entertained themselves and each other. That is what it may feel like [...]


Saturday December 20 2014

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Train Show Features Snug Harbor Railroad

The Snug Harbor Railroad will be the highlight of the annual train show and sale at Pony Village Mall in North Bend through December 22nd. The miniature steam railroad ran in Charleston from the 1950s to the 1980s, and was recently acquired by the Oregon Coast Historical Railway in Coos Bay. The group is restoring [...]


Friday December 19 2014

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Cascadia Anniversary Earthquake Lecture at SWOCC

The geology lecture series continues at Southwestern Oregon Community College with the 10th Annual Cascadia Anniversary Earthquake Lecture on Saturday, January 17th starting at 2pm. Dr. Patrick Fulton will present “25,000 Feet Under the Sea: Taking the Temperature of the 2011 Mw9.0 Tohoku-Oki Earthquake Fault,”. This free lecture is at the [...]


Thursday December 18 2014

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Homeless Memorial Day Candlelight Vigil Dec. 21st

As the sun sets on December 21st at 4:45pm the names of the people, homeless and formerly homeless, who died in the past year will be read to honor their lives and to proclaim a call to end homelessness! Dozens of local community members will gather on Homeless Memorial Day, an annual event commemorated in [...]


Wednesday December 17 2014

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Single Lane Restrictions On Siuslaw River Bridge in Florence

A bridge maintenance project will result in daytime lane restrictions on Highway 101 at the Siuslaw River Bridge in Florence starting December 15h. This project is scheduled to continue through Thursday, December 18th. Travel across the bridge will be restricted to a single lane and controlled by flaggers between 9am and 3pm. During that time, [...]


Monday December 15 2014

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Free Holiday Concert In North Bend

Take a free harmonic trip around the world with seven choruses and choirs. “Christmas Around the World” is a free musical gift to the community from the Sea Breeze Harmony Chorus, Gold Coast Chorus, the Marshfield High School New Horizons Choir, the North Bend High School Jazz Choir, the Breakers Quartet, the Pure Vocal Quartet [...]


Thursday December 4 2014

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Snug Harbor Railroad Returns

For anyone who missed the train last month, the historic Snug Harbor Railroad will make a return appearance from 12 to 5pm on Friday, November 21st and from 9 to 4pm on Saturday, November 22nd at the Oregon Coast Historical Railway museum at 766 South First Street, Coos Bay. The miniature steam railroad ran in [...]


Friday November 21 2014

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