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Missing Coos Bay Woman Found Alive And Safe

On November 7th , Coos County Sheriff’s received a report of a missing person in the Davis Creek area off Highway 101 in the forest. 39-year-old Anna Gray of Coos Bay had reportedly gone mushroom picking in the area. Miss Gray had been dropped off by a friend at about 4pm and was going to [...]


Tuesday November 8 2016

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Test Smoke Alarms When Turning Clocks Back

Sunday, November 6th marks the end of daylight savings time and serves as a good reminder for Oregonians to test their smoke alarms. The Oregon State Fire Marshal urges residents to test those alarms before automatically changing the batteries. “Smoke alarm technology has advanced and many now come with 10-year batteries and some are tamper-resistant,” [...]


Friday November 4 2016

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High Surf Advisory Issued For November 3rd

The National Weather Service has issued a High Surf Advisory in effect on Thursday, November 3rd from 12 Noon through 8pm. Average breaking wave heights around 23 feet from the afternoon through early in the evening. This high surf will lead to larger than normal breaking waves. The waves will run up faster and further [...]


Thursday November 3 2016

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Learn About Relay For Life At Meeting In Coos Bay

The Relay For Life of Coos County invites all members of the community who are looking for a way to get involved to a casual meet and greet with the Relay committee on Thursday, November 10th from 6 to 7:30pm at the Coos Bay Fire Station on Elrod Avenue. Learn more about the Relay For [...]


Thursday November 3 2016

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South Coast Head Start Accepting Applications For Programs

South Coast Head Start is currently accepting applications for placement on a wait list in the Head Start and Early Head Start programs offered throughout Coos and Curry counties. Openings may occur weekly and the wait list is used to fill any spots that become available. These programs are provided at no cost to families. [...]


Tuesday November 1 2016

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Temporary Fencing Erected To Protect Flocks Of Plovers

Field crews with the Siuslaw National Forest have erected temporary fencing near the number 3 Umpqua parking lot, south of Winchester Bay in the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area. The fencing is to provide a buffer for a flock of threatened Western snowy plovers that have taken up residence in the area. Crews will monitor [...]


Friday October 28 2016

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4th Annual Kid’s Business Craft Fair In Coquille

[ November 26, 2016; 10:00 AM; ] Looking for craft vendors 18 years or younger. The 4-H group Wings and Things will be sponsoring their 4th Annual Kid’s Business Craft Fair in Coquille. The fair will be held on Saturday November 26th at the Coquille Community Center. This craft fair is designed to help teach kids the value of making something, presenting [...]


Friday October 28 2016

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RSVP By October 28th To Attend Livestock Meeting

The Coos County Livestock Association will hold its annual meeting on Saturday, November 5th at the Coos County OSU Extension office in Myrtle Point. A business meeting will open the evening, followed by local updates. Dr. Charles Estill, the Oregon State University Extension Veterinarian, will be the main speaker. He will provide an update on [...]


Friday October 28 2016

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Reedsport Tree Of Giving Family Application Deadline

The Tree of Giving program, providing holiday gifts for children in the community age 18 and under, will again be part of the local Christmas tradition. This program is voluntary and limited to families with children enrolled in school, if applicable, living in the school district and those families enrolled in the food stamp program. [...]


Wednesday October 26 2016

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Night Of Guitars To Benefit ORCCA At Egyptian Theatre

[ November 19, 2016; 7:30 PM; 7:30 PM; 7:30 PM; 7:30 PM; 7:30 PM; 7:30 PM; 7:30 PM; ] A fundraising event for Oregon Coast Community Action will be held on November 19th at 7:30pm. A Night of the Guitars at the Egyptian Theatre, will raise funds to assist ORCCA in their efforts to help those in need in this community. The show will be a classy evening of world-class guitar music. It is [...]


Wednesday October 26 2016

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