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Nature Conservancy Needs Volunteers

The Nature Conservancy of Oregon invites anyone interested in maintaining the Nesika Beach Preserve to attend a volunteer work party on Saturday, July 26th. A special place on the southern Oregon coast, Nesika Beach Preserve, near Gold Beach, protects Sitka Spruce and Grand Fir Forest and coastal headland habitats. Volunteers will be removing [...]


Wednesday July 23 2014

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South Slough Reserve’s 40th Anniversary Picnic

America’s first national estuarine research reserve is celebrating 40 years of learning and teaching about estuaries. Join South Slough dignitaries, the Friends of South Slough and others for a picnic celebrating the 40th anniversary of this designation. The FOSS will provide grilled tuna, strawberry lemonade, ice tea and cupcakes from Crabby Cakes Bakery—bring your [...]


Wednesday July 23 2014

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Reedsport Police Exchange Shots With Armed Man

The Douglas County Major Crimes Team, led by the Oregon State Police Criminal Investigations Division, has started an investigation into Thursday afternoon’s officer-involved shooting in Reedsport. The man shot by a law enforcement officer is being treated at a local hospital and no officers were injured. Preliminary information indicates that on July 17th at approximately [...]


Friday July 18 2014

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CCPH Survey To Help Identify Barriers

Attention residents of Coos County! The Coos County Public Health Department would like hear from you. Please take a minute to fill out their short survey to help them identify gaps and barriers to receiving services. Are you struggling to make ends meet? Are you familiar with programs like WIC, but you don’t know what else [...]


Friday July 18 2014

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Alleged Burglar Sentenced To 25 Months

Samuel Joseph Clifton has been sentenced to twenty-five months in custody after being found guilty by a twelve person jury. In December of 2012, Coos County Sheriff Deputies began investigating an alleged burglary on East Bay Drive. The named suspect was Samuel Clifton. SCINT was informed that Clifton may be in possession of [...]


Wednesday July 16 2014

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OCMF Week # 2 Features Gold Coast Chorus

The 36th annual Oregon Coast Music Festival is on now through July 26th. Music appealing to a broad range of tastes – Big Band, Marimba, Jazz, Barbershop, Rock. Two outdoor concerts invite picnics, bare feet and dancing. Week 2 showcases three classical concerts performed by an 80 piece symphony of professional musicians from across the [...]


Monday July 14 2014

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Razor Clamming To Close July 15th

The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife announces that, after a great season, razor clamming will close Tuesday, July 15th, for the annual conservation closure to protect newly-set young clams. Since 1967 the ODFW has closed the 18 miles of beaches north of Tillamook Head to razor clam digging, while young clams establish themselves on [...]


Monday July 14 2014

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DOF Increases Fire Restrictions

The Oregon Department of Forestry has increased restrictions on forest activities due to rising fire danger starting July 11th. The “Regulated Use” closure is geared to reduce the chance of wildfires starting from public activities in forested areas. The restrictions ban the following activities: – Smoking in the forest except in closed vehicles – Campfires outside [...]


Friday July 11 2014

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CCPH Offers Survey To Identify Barriers

Attention residents of Coos County! The Coos County Public Health Department would like hear from you. Please fill out the 2 minute survey to help identify gaps and barriers to receiving health services. Take a moment to share your knowledge and experiences so the CCPH can better meet the needs of the community. All surveys [...]


Friday July 11 2014

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Motorcycle Accident Kills Reedsport Man

Members of the Douglas County Sheriff’s office responded to a fatal accident on Camp Creek Road near Loon Lake in Scottsburg. According to reports, on July 4th, 21-year-old Chad Raymond Davenport was camping with friends. Davenport left the camp on a friend’s Yamaha dirt bike to go for a quick ride. When Davenport did not [...]


Tuesday July 8 2014

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