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Two Persons Die In Coquille Fire

At approximately 1am on June 25th, a fire was reported at the Riversedge RV Park in Coquille. Fire and Police Departments from Coquille responded to find a travel trailer in space 39 was engulfed in flames. According to reports, a 59-year-old occupant was able to escape the trailer and neighbors in the park rescued a child [...]


Wednesday June 25 2014

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Boats Made of Cardboard Race August 9th

[ August 9, 2014; 10:00 AM; ] Just in time to produce a suitable vessel for the Lakeside Cardboard Canoe Race, a workshop will cover construction and includes the materials, tools, and supplies to build your own boat. 10 teams of 5 people each, adults and kids ages 5—14, will be formed by registering in advance with Reedsport Community Charter School’s shop [...]


Thursday June 19 2014

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Riverfront Rhythms Free Concert June 19th

The Umpqua Discovery Center is offering a FREE concert on Thursday, June 19th as a part of their Riverfront Rhythms Concert series. It starts at 6pm featuring the band ‘Timberwolf’. They play Classic Hits, Country, Rock and Roll and more! The concert will be held on the front lawn at the Umpqua Discovery Center, so [...]


Tuesday June 17 2014

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Curry County Septic Services Moving To DEQ Coos Bay

On June 16th, Curry County residents and sanitation professionals seeking permits and licenses for onsite septic system installation, maintenance and repair must call or visit the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality’s regional office in Coos Bay. Curry County’s Public Service Division will no longer operate the Environmental Sanitation program. The Coos Bay DEQ office [...]


Monday June 16 2014

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OR Senators Call For Changes At VA Hospitals

Following the release of a new report that revealed vast numbers of Oregon veterans have been unable to access care at the Department of Veterans Affairs facilities, Oregon’s Senators Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden called for renewed accountability and action to turn around a system they described as failing Oregon’s veterans. The report revealed that both [...]


Friday June 13 2014

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Tracktown Youth League

TrackTown USA and Oregon Sports Authority Announce Run TrackTown Youth League

 Oregon Youth to Compete in All-Comer Meets Across the State for a Chance to Advance to Championship Meet at Hayward Field During World Junior Championships   TrackTown USA and the Oregon Sports Authority are proud to announce the inaugural season of the Run TrackTown Youth League, a series of seven all-comer track meets to be held across [...]


Wednesday June 11 2014

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Oregon Health Costs

Oregon Review of 2015 Health Insurance Rates Begin

Salem – Beginning today, Oregon consumers can weigh in on proposed health insurers’ rates for 2015 small employer and individual health benefit plans. During this public process, consumers can also review insurers’ cost and quality metrics, which insurers had to submit for the first time this year. Examples of cost and quality metrics are costs [...]


Tuesday June 10 2014

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Plan To Put Over 3 Million ZEV’s On U.S. Roads

Eight states, including Oregon, have announced the creation of a collaborative “Multi-State ZEV Action Plan” that will guide efforts to put 3.3 million Zero Emission Vehicles on the roads by 2025. Oregon, California, Connecticut, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, Rhode Island and Vermont created the first milestone for the bi-coastal collaboration aimed at paving the way [...]


Friday June 6 2014

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Gun Permit Applications Suspended June 6th

Due to an upgrade of computer equipment, the Coos County Information Technology Department will be taking down the existing Concealed Handgun Licensing equipment on Friday, June 6th.  The Coos County Sheriff’s Office at the courthouse in Coquille will be unable to process any gun permit applications, whether new or renewal on that day, so plan accordingly. It [...]


Thursday June 5 2014

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4-H Summer Camp Accepting Registrations

4-H Camp will be June 24th through 27th at Camp Myrtlewood in Bridge. Registration is open for all youth who have just completed grades 4-6. This year’s theme is “Super Heroes” Activities include archery, crafts, games, nature classes, swimming, hiking, campfire programs and a variety of special presentations by local agencies. The registration [...]


Wednesday June 4 2014

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