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Delay Of Dungeness Crab Season Continues

The opening of the commercial Dungeness crab season along the Oregon coast continues to be delayed due to concerns about domoic acids levels in the southern half of the state. While recent testing showed domoic acid in crabs in all areas to be below levels that normally trigger action, the trend indicates domoic acid in [...]


Friday December 11 2015

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Highway 126 East Of Florence Now Open

The Oregon Department of Transportation reports that Highway 126, the Florence-Eugene Highway, is now open at Cushman, approximately three miles east of Florence. High water has receded from the road and no restrictions are in place as of 5am on Friday, December 11th, 2015.  


Friday December 11 2015

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Downed Power Lines On Highway 42

The Oregon Department of Transportation reports that Highway 42-South at Morrison, approximately 2 miles east of Bandon, is down to one lane of travel; the eastbound lane has been affected due to downed power lines. The estimated delay is under 20 minutes. More details as they become available.  


Thursday December 10 2015

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Oregon Gas Price Near Lowest Since 2009

Regular gas is poised to fall below $2 a gallon for the first time since 2009. Triple A of Oregon reports that for the week, the national average decreases to $2.03 per gallon while Oregon’s average loses two cents to $2.31. West coast pump prices have been elevated this fall due to the heavy refinery [...]


Thursday December 10 2015

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Delay For School Buses On Both Sides Of Allegany River

Due to downed trees, there is a two hour delay for bus routes on both sides of the Allegany River on Thursday, December 10th, 2015. Bus schedules are on time for the rest of the Coos Bay School District. This notice is from the Secretary to the Superintendent and School Board.  


Thursday December 10 2015

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Body Of Missing Man Located In Coos Bay

Police were notified by hikers they had found a body in the woods off North 28th Street in Coos Bay on Monday, December 7th. Officers from the North Bend and Coos Bay Police Departments responded and located the deceased male. Officers reportedly did not fully investigate the scene until the following day so they could more [...]


Wednesday December 9 2015

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OSP Continues Death Investigation In Curry County

Oregon State Police and the Brookings Police Department continue their investigation into the discovery of a body found at Mill Beach State Park in Curry County. According to reports, on December 8th at 11am, a body was reported washed ashore on the beach within Brookings. Brookings police and Oregon State Police responded to scene.   The Curry [...]


Wednesday December 9 2015

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High Surf Warning For Coos County

The National Weather Service has issued a High Surf Warning in effect from Thursday, December 10th at 2am until Saturday, December 12th at 2am. West swells will become very high late Wednesday night and build to a peak of 25 to 30 feet on Thursday afternoon. Waves will then remain nearly as high through Friday [...]


Wednesday December 9 2015

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Flood Watch For Coast Starts December 10th

A Coastal Flood Watch is in effect from Thursday morning, December 10th, through Friday morning, December 11th. The National Weather Service advises that higher than normal wave action, combined with winds and heavy west swells will lead to tidal levels 1 to 2 feet above normal.   West swells of 26 to 29 feet are expected with [...]


Tuesday December 8 2015

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High Wind Warning Starts December 8th At 4pm

The National Weather Service has issued a High Wind Warning in effect from Tuesday, December 8th at 4pm, through Wednesday, December 9th at 7am. Winds from the south are forecasted to increase to 25 to 40 mph, with gusts up to 60 mph in the afternoon and into the night. Locations include Bandon, Port Orford, [...]


Tuesday December 8 2015

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