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Western Snowy Plover Restrictions In Place Until September 15th.

Visitors to area beaches are reminded that the Western snowy plover nesting season restrictions remain in place until September 15th, 2015. Violators who put vulnerable eggs and young of this federally threatened shorebird at risk may be ticketed and fined.   Western snowy plover nesting areas in Oregon are managed by the Forest Service, Oregon Parks and [...]


Tuesday July 7 2015

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Program Will Replace Culverts On Highways 38 And 101

Intermittent delays should be expected for the next four years on Oregon Highways 38 and 101 as construction begins on a pilot program to repair or replace more than 150 culverts in Coos and Douglas Counties. The Oregon Department of Transportation reports that many of the culverts are aging and damaged, backing up in heavy [...]


Tuesday July 7 2015

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Woman Found Dead In Residence; Boyfriend Charged With Murder

Douglas County Deputies responded to the 400 block of West B Avenue in Drain on Saturday, July 4th. A man had called for help regarding a female who was bleeding at the residence. Deputies contacted 52-year-old Gregory L. Solberg, who told them that 45-year-old Tonya Marie Fullen, his girlfriend, was in the residence and had [...]


Monday July 6 2015

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Learn About Oregon Nearshore Strategy At Public Meetings

[ July 7, 2015; 6:30 PM; 6:30 PM; 6:30 PM; 6:30 PM; 6:30 PM; ] The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is hosting two public meetings to get input on a draft revision of the Oregon Nearshore Strategy, a non-regulatory planning document that provides a conservation blueprint for actions that benefit Oregon’s marine species and habitats.   The two meetings are scheduled for July 7th in North Bend at 6:30p.m. at [...]


Thursday July 2 2015

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Lane Closure On Umpqua River Bridge

The Oregon Department of Transportation reports that traffic on Highway 101 at the Umpqua River Bridge is being affected by construction work. From July 1st until Thursday night, July 2nd, drivers should expect lane closures and delays on the Umpqua River Bridge at the north end of Reedsport. Flaggers will provide traffic control. The lane [...]


Wednesday July 1 2015

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Learn About The Oregon Nearshore Strategy At Two ODFW Public Meetings

The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is hosting two public meetings to get input on a draft revision of the Oregon Nearshore Strategy, a non-regulatory planning document that provides a conservation blueprint for actions that benefit Oregon’s marine species and habitats. The two meetings are scheduled on July 7th in North Bend at 6:30p.m. at [...]


Tuesday June 30 2015

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Results Of High Visibility Traffic Enforcement

The Curry County Sheriff’s Office participated in a High Visibility Traffic Enforcement from May 19th through June 16th. During that time period, one driver was arrested for DUI as a result of a traffic crash. Other citations were issued for various traffic violations; to include reckless driving and no insurance. A total of 13 [...]


Tuesday June 30 2015

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Multiple Vehicle Crash On Highway 38 Takes Life Of California Woman

On June 28th at 3p.m., Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to the report of a multiple vehicle crash on Highway 38 east of Reedsport.   According to OSP reports, a 2009 Nissan Cube, operated by 35-year-old Sarah E Wright, of Palm Springs, CA, was traveling west on Highway 38 when it crossed the center [...]


Monday June 29 2015

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Body Found At Empire Identified

Coos County District Attorney R. Paul Frazier has released a press release stating that the body of the deceased adult white male found near the Empire Waste Water Treatment Facility at 1:14a.m. on June 27th, has been identified as 49-year-old Forest Franklin Martin. Frazier states that Martin was believed to be a transient with no [...]


Saturday June 27 2015

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Sprague Theater Presents “Peter Pan”

[ July 10, 2015; 7:00 PM; ] New Artists Productions, the South Coast’s youth theater program, is presenting Peter Pan and the Magic Crystal for their Summer musical at the Sprague Community Theater over two weekends starting July 10th. This version of Peter Pan was written by Dan Almich, cofounder of New Artists, with assistance from Caleb Shupe. The original musical score, written [...]


Friday June 26 2015

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