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Safety Tips On Backyard Debris Burning

The Oregon Department of Forestry reminds all Oregonians that May is Wildfire Awareness Month, and the time to reduce the excess vegetation around homes that could pose a wildfire threat. Keep Oregon Green, the ODF, and the Oregon Office of State Fire Marshal urge everyone to consider chipping or recycling yard debris. If burning is [...]


Wednesday May 13 2015

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Coos Bay Farmers Market Open For 2015

The Coos Bay Farmers’ Market is on Central Avenue between Highway 101 South and 4th Avenue. It starts on Wednesday, May 6th and runs every Wednesday from 9a.m. to 3p.m., through October 28th and every Sunday from 9a.m. to 3p.m., August 1st to October 24th. This event features an average of 50 vendors every [...]


Wednesday May 6 2015

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Shutter Creek Inmate Fullmer In Custody–Brown Still At Large

An inmate who escaped April 26th from the Shutter Creek Correctional Institution in North Bend is now in custody in the Coos County jail. Polices arrested Daniel Oliver Fullmer on Monday morning, April 27th near Lakeside. Fullmer was one of two Oregon Department of Corrections inmates who escaped Sunday morning from SCCI in North Bend. [...]


Monday April 27 2015

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Oregon Preppers To Hold Monthly Meeting

Southwestern Oregon Preppers will be holding their monthly meeting at Noon on Saturday, April 25th. The main topic is “Benefits of Prepping”. The benefits of being prepared are not confined to disasters like earthquakes, forest fires and floods. One can reap benefits daily from being prepared. SWOP meetings always start with [...]


Thursday April 23 2015

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Scholarship For A 2015 High School Senior

The Rotary Club of Reedsport is raising funds for a scholarship to be given to a local high school senior as a means to honor Sherri Elliot for her 30-plus years of business in Reedsport. The Rotary Club, with the help of Sherri’s friends, associates, local businesses, and members of the community, will be raising [...]


Wednesday April 22 2015

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Preparedness Fair At Bandon Barn

BandonPrepares invites everyone to attend a ribbon cutting and Preparedness Fair on Saturday, April 18th at The Barn Community Center in Bandon City Park at 1200 11th Street. At 12:30p.m., Bandon will cut the ribbon on the new containers at the park, which hold emergency supplies for use after a potential disaster. Bandon Prepares is [...]


Friday April 17 2015

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Bomb Threat Causes Courthouse Evacuation

The Coos County 911 Center in Coquille received a 911 call from an unidentified male caller on April 6th at 8:30a.m. The caller stated he “had placed 2 bombs in the Coos County Courthouse”. Coos County Sheriff’s Deputies, Coquille Police and EMS crews responded and evacuated the courthouse. A number of the courts [...]


Tuesday April 7 2015

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Coos Bay Woman Arrested On Identity Theft And Other Charges

The Coos Bay Police Department reports that, following a two week investigation into prescription fraud involving a former North Bend Medical Center employee, an arrest was made. The investigation revealed numerous instances of prescription fraud over the past several years. On April 5th, 39-year-old Sarah Jane Sluder of Coos Bay was lodged at the [...]


Monday April 6 2015

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Glide School District On Two Hour Delay

The Glide School District is two hours late on April 6th, as of 6:15a.m. According to Pacific Power, the cause is due to a “substation interruption”. The estimated time of restoration is approximately 6:30a.m. About 2,377 customers are without power; crews are on site and repairs are currently underway. More detyails as they [...]


Monday April 6 2015

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Water Board Accepting Applications To Fill Vacancy

The City of North Bend is now accepting applications to fill a vacancy on the Coos Bay/North Bend Water Board. Interested individuals may obtain a committee application form online at http://www.northbendoregon.us, in person at the North Bend city hall reception area, or by calling 541-756-8500. Completed forms should be sent to: City Recorder, City [...]


Wednesday April 1 2015

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