Public Service Announcements

Tuna Canning Workshop In Myrtle Point

[ September 10, 2016; 10:00 AM; 10:00 AM; 10:00 AM; 10:00 AM; ] The Master Food Preservers of Coos County, volunteers with the Oregon State University Extension Service, will hold a tuna canning workshop on Saturday, September 10th. It will be held at the OSU Extension Office, 631 Alder Street in Myrtle Point. This hands-on workshop provides new canners with information on how to properly prepare and preserve [...]


Friday August 26 2016

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Coos Bay School’s Operation Backpack Needs Donations

Help make this fall better for a child by contributing to the Coos Bay School District’s Operation Back Pack. This program was started several years ago in order to provide back packs, school supplies and shoes for students in need. Many children will also need hygiene products like toothpaste, deodorant, bar soap, shampoo and conditioner, [...]


Thursday August 25 2016

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ODFW To Hold Salmon/Trout Advisory Committee Meeting In Coos Bay

[ September 8, 2016; 8:00 AM; ] The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife's Salmon and Trout Enhancement Program Advisory Committee will meet in Coos Bay on Thursday, September 8th. The public is invited to the meeting, which will start at 8am at the Morgan Creek STEP Facility at 97155 Morgan Ck. Lane in Coos Bay. The agenda is online and [...]


Thursday August 25 2016

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Learn To Use Windows 10 At Free Workshop

[ September 22, 2016; 6:00 PM; 6:00 PM; 6:00 PM; ] The Coos Bay Library will be offering a free Windows 10 workshop for computer users and others wanting to learn more about the latest Windows operating system. This event will be held on Thursday, September 22nd, from 6 to 8pm. Local computer instructor, Tim Edingfield, (a.k.a. The Gadgeteer) will be teaching the latest tips and [...]


Wednesday August 24 2016

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State Fire Marshal Urges Caution To Prevent Wildfires

With Oregon’s hotter temperatures and dry conditions throughout the state, Oregon State Fire Marshal Jim Walker is urging all residents to take care and use caution to prevent wildfires. walker says that a majority of this year’s wild fires have been caused by humans. “We all need to take responsibility for protecting ourselves and our [...]


Tuesday August 23 2016

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Electronic Round Up Recycling Event In Coos Bay

Any unused or unwanted electronics will be accepted at the Electronic Round-Up on Saturday, August 27th. Cardinal Services with NextStep Recycling is hosting this community recycling event. They’ll take almost anything that gets plugged in or that runs on batteries. Between 9am and 3pm, bring them to 1242 Newmark in Coos Bay, next to Cardinal [...]


Tuesday August 23 2016

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Coquille Police Start Seat Belt Enforcement Campaign

The Coquille Police Department will be involved in a Safety Belt blitz from August 24th through September 4th. The campaign is a state-wide selective traffic enforcement program focused on enforcing seat belt use, proper speed, and preventing distracted driving while using mobile phones. These three factors are the most common violations leading to crash-related [...]


Monday August 22 2016

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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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