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Free Geology Lecture On Landslides

A geology lecture will be given by Dr. Scott Burns on Saturday, April 16th at 7pm. Titled “The Incredible Oso Landslide – America’s Deadliest!” Dr. Burns received his BS and MS degrees from Stanford and PhD from the University of Colorado. Scott is a Professor Emeritus of Geology at Portland State University where he [...]


Friday April 15 2016

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Public Comments Solicited On DEQ Director

The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality Commission has appointed Pete Shepherd to serve as Interim Director. Shepherd will begin the position starting Wednesday, April 20th, until the Commission finishes a recruitment for the permanent DEQ director.The commission is soliciting comments from the public on proposed requirements and criteria for the recruitment of the permanent DEQ [...]


Friday April 15 2016

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Update #2: 881 Customers Without Power In Coos Bay, Myrtle Point, Coquille

As of 10:35am, approximately 881 customers are without electricity in Coos Bay, Coquille and Myrtle Point. The estimated time of restoration: as soon as possible. Repairs are underway right now. That number is down from 19,000 earlier this morning. Customers were without power starting late yesterday afternoon. Pacific Power reports that at 5:30pm, high winds [...]


Thursday April 14 2016

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Tall Ships Arrive In Coos Bay May 6th

[ May 7, 2016; 9:00 AM; ] The tall ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain will arrive for their annual stay in Coos Bay starting May 6th. The two ships will tie up at the Coos Bay Boardwalk and offer walk-on tours, public excursions, and educational programs for local students. New for 2016 are special discounts for online ticket purchases.   During each visit [...]


Wednesday April 13 2016

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Free Household Waste Collection in Reedsport

[ April 23, 2016; 10:00 AM; 10:00 AM; 10:00 AM; 10:00 AM; ] Residents may dispose of household hazardous waste items for free from 10am to 3pm on Saturday, April 23rd at the intersection of Fir Avenue and 7th Street in Reedsport. Items to be collected include aerosol cans, antifreeze, engine cleaners, fluorescent tubes, herbicides, household batteries, mercury products, motor oil, paint, pesticides, solvents, thermometers, weed killers and [...]


Wednesday April 13 2016

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United Way Day Of Caring April 23rd

[ April 23, 2016; 9:00 AM; 9:00 AM; 9:00 AM; 9:00 AM; 9:00 AM; ] Sign up now for the 2016 United Way Day of Caring. Seniors and the disabled in Coos Bay and North Bend may have yard work done for free at their homes on April 23rd starting at 9am. It's a program coordinated by the United Way of Southwestern Oregon and NW Natural. Service clubs and volunteers [...]


Monday April 11 2016

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Free Household Waste Collection Event April 23rd

Residents may dispose of a variety of household hazardous waste items for free on Saturday, April 23rd from 10am to 3pm at the intersection of Fir Avenue and 7th Street in Reedsport.   Items to be collected include aerosol cans, antifreeze, engine cleaners, fluorescent tubes, herbicides, household batteries, mercury products, motor oil, paint, pesticides, solvents, thermometers, weed [...]


Monday April 11 2016

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Roblan To Give Keynote Speech At TRiO Conference

Southwestern Oregon Community College invites the public to hear Senator Arnie Roblan’s keynote speech at the First Annual Oregon TRiO Association District 4 Student Leadership Conference. Roblan will speak with TRiO students about their education on Friday, April 8th at 10am in the Hales Center for the Performing Arts on the Coos Campus.   The Oregon TRIO [...]


Thursday April 7 2016

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Spaghetti Feed To Benefit Myrtle Point High School

The Myrtle Point High School Softball and Baseball teams are hosting a spaghetti feed on Saturday, April 9th. The doors open at 5:30pm for this fundraiser. The night starts off with socializing and the viewing / bidding on items in the silent auction. Dinner starts being served at 6pm. This event is being held at [...]


Wednesday April 6 2016

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Preppers Meeting April 9th In Charleston

[ April 9, 2016; 12:00 PM; ] Southwestern Oregon Preppers, in conjunction with the Cascadia EarthScope Earthquake and Tsunami Education Program, will hold a meeting at 12 Noon on Saturday, April 9th at the South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve Interpretive Center. They are located four miles south of Charleston at 61907 Seven Devils Road.   "Earthquake and tsunami science and preparedness" is the [...]


Wednesday April 6 2016

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