Public Service Announcements

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Veterans Town Hall Meeting In North Bend

[ August 25, 2016; 5:00 PM; ] All veterans, family members and stakeholders are invited to a Town Hall meeting on Thursday, August 25th. Hosted by the Department of Veterans Affairs, this will be an open dialogue listening forum. Key staff will be present to assist veterans with questions. It will be held at the American Legion Post 34, 1421 Airport way, [...]


Monday August 22 2016

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Tasty Tomatoes Workshop in Myrtle Point

The Coos County Master Food Preservers invite everyone to a Tasty Tomatoes workshop on Saturday, August 27th from 10am to 2pm. Learn the basics of canning tomatoes and salsas, including how to assess family recipes for safety and other food preservation methods for tomatoes, including dehydration. Participants will get to take home a jar of [...]


Friday August 19 2016

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Earthquake Early Warning System Grant For U of O

Oregon Senators Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden have announced that the U.S. Geological Survey has awarded approximately $3.7 million to six universities, including the University of Oregon, to advance an earthquake early warning system along the West coast. The funding will help improve the “ShakeAlert” system that would give the public a few seconds to [...]


Thursday August 18 2016

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Chamber Golf Tournament At Watson Ranch

The Bay Area Chamber of Commerce is holding it’s 3rd annual 4 man scramble golf tournament on September 24th at Watson Ranch golf course. Team openings are still available and sponsors are welcome. They thank Banner Bank, Clean Cut Landscape, Bay Area Hospital and Life Care Center of Coos Bay for supporting this event. For [...]


Thursday August 18 2016

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Public Meeting To Be Held On Gorse Control

The South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve will be holding a public meeting to discuss gorse control options on Reserve lands. This meeting will involve a Management Commission decision. The meeting will be held at South Slough Reserve at 61907 Seven Devils Road, Charleston on Thursday, August 18th at 2pm. For those who wish to [...]


Wednesday August 17 2016

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Shots For Tots And Teens Immunization Clinic August 23rd

[ August 23, 2016; 8:00 AM; ] Coos Health and Wellness is hosting a Shots For Tots N Teens immunization clinic on Tuesday, August 23rd. From 8am to 4pm, the clinic will be available to ages birth to 18 years old at 1975 McPherson Street in North Bend. Children ages up to 18 years old without insurance qualify for free immunizations. The [...]


Wednesday August 17 2016

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Shriners Donkey Baseball In Myrtle Point

[ August 28, 2016; 1:00 PM; ] The Shriners of Coos County are sponsoring their Annual Donkey Baseball game on Sunday August 28th at the fairgrounds in Myrtle Point. The gates open at 1pm and the game starts at 2. Tickets are $8.00 per person available at the gate. Children under 12 are free when accompanied by an adult. Fairground parking is [...]


Tuesday August 16 2016

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Industrial Fire Restrictions Have Increased

Increased fire danger on forest lands has prompted the Coos Forest Protective Association to increase the fire prevention measures on industrial operations. Industrial Fire Precaution Level Two takes effect Monday, August 15th on all lands protected by the CFPA within Fire Zones CS-2 and SK-1 . The CFPA District Zones are:   CS-1 and CS-4 the [...]


Monday August 15 2016

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Fall Internship Opportunities At South Slough Reserve

The Internship Program at the South Slough Estuarine Research Reserve is designed to help students gain job skills and work experience in the field of natural resources. They offer a range of internships for university and community college students, high school students, and adults wishing to gain additional job skills and work experience. Internships opportunities [...]


Monday August 15 2016

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Water Testing For Lead Finished By Coos Bay School District

Rick Roberts, Facilities Manager, reports that Coos Bay Schools have completed the testing of lead in the drinking water in the district’s facilities. Samples of the water were taken from sources used for cooking and drinking at each of the buildings. The district reports that all of the schools and buildings registered well below the [...]


Wednesday August 10 2016

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