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Public Invited To Safety Summit

Curry County invites the public to join the facilitator of the Public Safety Summit, Mr. Stephen Kent of the Results Group Ltd., on January 23rd at the Showcase Building of the Curry County Fairgrounds at 29392 Ellensburg Avenue in Gold Beach. Public input on community concerns, ideas, and knowledge are essential as they move towards identifying [...]


Tuesday January 21 2014

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“Bountiful” Comes To Bandon

[ February 21, 2014; 7:30 PM; ] The Bandon Playhouse presents "The Trip to Bountiful," weekends, February 21st through March 9th at the Sprague Community Theater in Bandon. Friday and Saturday performances are at 7:30pm and Sunday matinees at 2pm. Bandon resident Jason Tree directs Horton Foote's Tony award winning play about widow Carrie Watts as she travels to her home in [...]


Tuesday January 21 2014

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ODF+W: Hunter Reports Due By January 31st

The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife reports that any hunter who purchased 2013 big game or turkey tags needs to report their hunt results by the deadline, which is January 31st, 2014 for most tags. Hunters are required to report on each deer, elk, cougar, bear, pronghorn and turkey tag purchased—even if they were [...]


Monday January 20 2014

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Kitzhaber Commemorates Amber Alert Day

Following the second busiest year for Oregon’s Amber Alert program, Oregon State Police join the Department of Justice, Amber Alert Coordinators at state, regional, tribal and local levels, state Missing Children Clearinghouses and partners commemorating the nation’s eighth Amber Alert Awareness Day on Monday, January 13th. In support, Governor John Kitzhaber signed a proclamation declaring [...]


Monday January 13 2014

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Turn In Poachers Through OSP Tipline

Oregon is home to a wide variety of wildlife. Whether the Rocky Mountain Elk of eastern Oregon or the razor clam found on many beaches, the thing that connects us to the wildlife is that it belongs to all of us. Sgt. Todd Hoodenpyl of the Oregon State Police Fish and Wildlife Division asks [...]


Thursday January 9 2014

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BLM Facts Available Now

Do you know how many visits were made to BLM recreation sites last year? Or how many wild and scenic rivers you can find here? Or how many pounds of mushrooms were picked on public lands? The Bureau of Land Management in Oregon and Washington has released the latest edition of BLM Facts, the annual [...]


Wednesday January 8 2014

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Reedsport Police: New Credit Card Scam

The Reedsport Police Department has announced that a new telephone scam has begun. An automated dialer calls and states “Your Mastercard or debit Mastercard has been locked due to security issues. Please press one for customer service”. Then the voice asks the potential victim to punch in their card number. In a press release, Sgt. [...]


Tuesday January 7 2014

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CFPA Crews Fighting Bone Mountain Fires

Crews from the Coos Forest Protective Association are battling multiple fires in the Bone Mountain area off Highway 42 past Bridge this morning, January 6th. Approximately 70 firefighting personnel were dispatched on Sunday, January 5th on what the CFPA confirms this morning as seven different fires. During Sunday’s fight against the fires , CFPA spokesman John [...]


Monday January 6 2014

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Free Admission To Winchester Bay Museum

To help celebrate the season, from today through Sunday, January 5th, the Umpqua River Lighthouse Museum is open and the guides are leading lighthouse tours. The museum is at 1020 Lighthouse Road in Winchester Bay. Admission to the museum is free. Guided lighthouse tours are $5 for Adults, $3 for Seniors & Students; Children ages 3-5 [...]


Tuesday December 31 2013

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Tax Aide Program Needs Volunteers

The American Association of Retired Persons Tax Aide program is looking for volunteers to help with tax-filing assistance starting in February. Training classes will begin on Monday, January 20th. Tax Aide offers free assistance to taxpayers from Brookings to Florence. Coos County volunteers are asked to donate approximately four hours of time weekly from January 31st [...]


Monday December 30 2013

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