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Transportation Safety Awareness Month In Oregon

The Oregon Department of Transportation, Oregon State Police, Triple A of Oregon and the Oregon Trucking Associations kicked off Transportation Safety Awareness Month reminding drivers that everyone on the road has a responsibility to pay attention. “We are challenging Oregon drivers to ditch the distractions and focus on driving,” said ODOT Director Matt Garrett.   Knife [...]


Monday May 9 2016

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20th Annual Memorial Bicycle Tour In Coquille

[ May 14, 2016; 8:00 AM; ] The Kiwanis Doernbecher Children’s Cancer Program of Southwest Oregon invites everyone to grab their bike and join in the fight against childhood cancer. Coos County kids make over 1,600 visits to Doernbecher Children’s Hospital in one year alone. Join Southwest Oregon KDCCP and Kiwanis on Saturday, May 14th for the 20th Annual Memorial Bicycle Tour [...]


Friday May 6 2016

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Prices At Pump Least Expensive For Early May Since 2009

Pump prices have climbed to a five-month high, but gas prices are the cheapest for early May since 2009. The national average is at its highest price since November of last year. For the week, the national average for regular unleaded increases eight cents to $2.22 a gallon. The Oregon average goes up 11 cents [...]


Thursday May 5 2016

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Cleaning Up Bay Area To Kick Off Tourism Week

Kicking off National Tourism Week with a clean Bay area and organizations are seeking volunteers to clean up. Free T-shirts with the team logo. Citizens who live or conduct business in Coos Bay or North Bend are invited to join the Bay Area Chamber of Commerce Tourism Committee for this community cleanup from 9am to [...]


Thursday May 5 2016

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Coos County Relay For Life Events During May

May 7th—-10am to 1pm Curbing for a Cure– All teams will gather in downtown Coos Bay across from the Tall Ships wearing Mission Possible themed costumes, Relay gear or purple. They will use butterfly nets to collect donations from passing cars and pass out invitations for the event. This will help teams meet their t-shirt [...]


Wednesday May 4 2016

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Power Squadron Offers Boater Education Classes

[ May 16, 2016; 6:30 PM; ] The Coos Bay Power Squadron will be putting on their ABC Class starting on May 16th. This will be the first class in the series offered by the United States Power Squadron. The class is designed for new and existing boaters and meets the requirement to qualify to get the Oregon boaters education card that [...]


Wednesday May 4 2016

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Special Programs At South Slough Reserve

[ May 7, 2016; 10:00 AM; ] Estuary Explores Families in the Field:   Join the South Slough for a special program at the Charleston Marine Life Center on Saturday, May 7th from 10am to 12pm. Explore the amazing lives of marine mammals in this area. When the center opens at 11am they encourage families to stay and explore all of the [...]


Friday April 29 2016

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Prescription Drug Take Back Day Is April 30th

After collecting and destroying over 5 million pounds (that’s almost 3 tons) of unused prescription drugs in the past 5 years, the Drug Enforcement Administration is again taking back unused, unwanted and expired prescription medications. The DEA invites the public to bring potentially dangerous, unwanted medicines to one of the collection sites around the state, [...]


Friday April 29 2016

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Coos County Master Gardeners Tomato-Rama Plant Sale

[ May 14, 2016; 10:00 AM; ] Members of the Coos County Master Gardeners Association will hold their plant sale at Pony Village Mall on Saturday, May 14th from 10am to 5pm and Sunday, May 15th from 11am to 4pm. The sale will feature a wide assortment of locally grown tomato plants, including many heirloom varieties. Thousands of vegetable, herb, fruit and [...]


Thursday April 28 2016

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$16 Million Southwestern Building Closer To Goal

Bay Area Hospital, guided by its Board of Directors and local physicians affiliated with Southwest Oregon Independent Practice Association, (or DOCS), have joined together and announced their support and investment in the construction of a Health and Science Technology Building at the college. The action follows a challenge by Bay Area Hospital to the medical [...]


Wednesday April 27 2016

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