Public Service Announcements

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Eugene Poets Read At North Bend Library

[ June 27, 2015; 1:00 PM; ] Poets Jenny Root, Karen Mcpherson and Tim Whitsel will give a public reading at the North Bend Library on Saturday, June 27th at 1:00p.m. This free event is part of a series of poetry readings featuring outstanding Northwest poets. Karen McPherson’s book Skein of Light was published in October 2014 by Airlie Press [...]


Thursday June 25 2015

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Industrial Fire Restrictions Increase

The Coos Forest Protective Association announces that increased fire danger on forest lands has prompted increased fire prevention measures on industrial operations. Industrial Fire Precaution Level Two takes effect on Thursday, June 25th, on all lands protected by the CFPA within Regulated Use Zones CS-2, CS-5, SK-1 and SK-2. Precaution Level Two prohibits blasting, [...]


Thursday June 25 2015

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Bandon: When Old Town Was Downtown

[ July 31, 2015; 6:00 PM; ] On Friday, July 31st at 6p.m., in the glass picnic shelter on the boardwalk, the Port of Bandon and the Bandon Historical Society Museum present When Old Town Was Downtown by local Historian Jim Proehl. Jim will have a power point presentation with pictures of the town before the two fires of 1914 and [...]


Thursday June 25 2015

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Emergency Restrictions For Umpqua River Protect Wild Summer Steelhead

The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife announces that, effective now, an emergency regulation protects wild summer steelhead and a temporary rule better defines fall and spring Chinook angling in the Umpqua River. Temporary rule – Umpqua River from tips of jetties to confluence of the North and South Umpqua rivers. This temporary rule change was [...]


Wednesday June 24 2015

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Empire Boulevard Enhancement Project Meeting

The Coos Bay Public Works Department and the Coos Bay North Bend Water Board invite the community to a Town Hall meeting on June 24th from 6 to 7p.m. at the Empire Fire Station to discuss the Empire Boulevard Enhancement Project. The project will widen the road to provide bikes lanes and sidewalks on both [...]


Wednesday June 24 2015

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Coos Art Museum’s Maritime Exhibition

[ July 11, 2015; 5:00 PM; ] Summer is a great time to celebrate the bay areas' nautical heritage and purchase art. On Saturday July 11th, the Coos Art Museum opens its Annual Maritime Art Exhibition, highlighted by a dinner and maritime art auction. The public is invited to attend this event, which begins at 5p.m.. Tickets are $45 for Museum members, [...]


Tuesday June 23 2015

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Timber Lands Closed To The Public

The Menasha Forest Products Corporation has announced that all Pacific West timber lands in Coos, Curry and Douglas counties are closed to the public due to the increased fire danger. This closure went into effect at 12a.m. on June 23rd and will be in effect until a significant amount of rainfall is received. As a [...]


Tuesday June 23 2015

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Young Musician Workshop With Lab Band

An Oregon Coast Lab Band workshop will be held on June 22nd. The workshop is a great way for young musicians to get hands on work with part reading, playing in a group setting, and solos. The workshop will be led by program music director Gary LeBrun. The featured instrument will be piano on [...]


Friday June 19 2015

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Pedestrian Safety Operation June 24th

On Wednesday, June 24th the Coos Bay Police Department will conduct the second of several Pedestrian Safety Operations. It will be conducted at the intersection of South 4th Street and Bennett Avenue–an intersection that has generated pedestrian related complaints in the past. It will begin at 7:30a.m. and be finished by 9:30a.m. [...]


Thursday June 18 2015

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QuickBooks Workshop For Beginners At Coos Bay Library

[ July 25, 2015; 9:30 AM; ] The Coos Bay Library, in collaboration with QuickBooks instructor Karen Dunn, is offering a free QuickBooks workshop for beginners. Intended for owners of small businesses and others who need help in better understanding this accounting software. The workshop will be held on Saturday, July 25th from 9:30a.m. to 11:30a.m. in the library’s Myrtlewood Room. [...]


Thursday June 18 2015

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