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SeaPort Will Cease Service To North Bend In March

SeaPort Airlines, Incorporated will be ceasing operation of scheduled flights between Portland and North Bend in Oregon beginning on March 21st. Passengers who have purchased tickets for flights operating after March 20th will be contacted for a refund. Although SeaPort will no longer operate scheduled flights to Southwest Oregon Regional Airport, the company will still [...]


Tuesday February 16 2016

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Governor Helps Secure Funding For Dredging

The Army Corps of Engineers has allocated more than $85 million to support dredging this year for 12 ports in coastal Oregon. Governor Kate Brown, Oregon’s congressional delegation and local legislators secured this funding after a collaborative effort to ensure the state’s coastal economies can thrive.   “Oregon’s coastal communities have fought to ensure the state’s ports [...]


Monday February 15 2016

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Three People Rescued From Overturned Boat

The Coast Guard rescued three people after their boat overturned near the North Jetty in Charleston on Saturday, February 13th. At 8:55am, a watch stander at the Coast in Guard North Bend received a report of three people in the water at the Coos River entrance. The call came from a Coos County sheriff who [...]


Monday February 15 2016

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Workshop Teaches How To Dehydrate Foods

Dehydrating will be the topic of the next Coos County Master Food Preserver’s workshop set for Saturday, February 13th. The class will cover the basics of dehydrating fruits and vegetables, plus inspiring tips and tricks such as the popular “Dinner in a Jar” as well as other options. The class will also cover proper storage [...]


Friday February 12 2016

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Arc Of Oregon Presents Seminar February 16th

South Coast ESD brings a free seminar to Coos Bay on Tuesday, February 16th. It’s called “Guardianship, Advocacy and Planning” and will be held at 1350 Teakwood Avenue in the conference room starting at 6pm. Please RSVP by February 15th by going to https://scesd.wildapricot.org/, then click on the workshop to register.   For over 30 years, the [...]


Thursday February 11 2016

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Relay For Life Meeting In Coos Bay

[ February 18, 2016; 6:00 PM; ] This year's theme for the Relay For Life is 'Mission Possible'. On Thursday, February 18th, learn how to set goals and achieve them. The Team Captain Experience will be at the Red Lion Hotel in Coos Bay at 6pm. Build a stronger team. Add skills to your Relay toolbox. Brainstorm and share ideas with [...]


Thursday February 11 2016

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Coast Guard Assists Vessel Taking On Water

The Coast Guard responded to assist two fishermen onboard a vessel that was reportedly taking on water approximately 11 miles north of Depoe Bay on Wednesday, February 10th. A watch stander at Coast Guard Station Yaquina Bay received a mayday call from the Inseiner. The Coast Guard dispatched a helicopter that lowered a de-watering pump [...]


Thursday February 11 2016

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ODFW To Issue Bay Clam Dive Permit

The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife will award one South Coast bay clam dive permit April 15th. The commercial bay clam dive fishery in Oregon is limited to 15 permits: ten coast-wide permits and five south coast permits. If the number of permits falls below 15 a lottery is held to bring the number [...]


Wednesday February 10 2016

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Governor Orders Flags At Half Staff to Honor Goodding

Governor Kate Brown has ordered all flags to be flown at half-staff at public institutions from sunrise to sunset on Friday, February 12th, in honor of Seaside Police Sergeant Jason Goodding.   “Sergeant Goodding served the Seaside Police Department for 13 years, always putting the safety of his community first,” said Governor Brown. “Join me in keeping [...]


Wednesday February 10 2016

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Brookings Woman Rescued From Cliff

The Brookings Police Department requested assistance from the Curry County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue team after receiving a report of a woman and her dog stuck on the side of the cliff above a beach at the end of Collis Lane in Brookings. 35-year-old April Sachanowski of Brookings was reportedly stuck on a ledge about [...]


Wednesday February 10 2016

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