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Industrial Fire Restrictions Have Increased

Increased fire danger on forest lands has prompted the Coos Forest Protective Association to increase the fire prevention measures on industrial operations. Industrial Fire Precaution Level Two takes effect Monday, August 15th on all lands protected by the CFPA within Fire Zones CS-2 and SK-1 . The CFPA District Zones are:   CS-1 and CS-4 the [...]


Monday August 15 2016

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Summer Sing Fling With Sea Breeze Harmony Chorus

Women of all ages can have fun while singing in a capella harmony. The Sea Breeze Harmony Chorus presents their free Summer Sing Fling. It’s on Tuesday, August 9th at 6:30pm. Choral experience and music reading is helpful but not necessary. Sea Breeze Harmony is a non-profit organization; a chapter of the Sweet Adelines International.   Although [...]


Tuesday August 9 2016

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Body Of Ryan Merker Found After Month Of Searching

The body of 17-year-old Ryan Merker was recovered by divers on August 7th at 11am, approximately 120 feet from plane wreckage in about 55 feet of water. Merker was the last of the three passengers to be recovered from a plane crash that happened on July 4th about one half mile off-shore from Rainbow Rock [...]


Tuesday August 9 2016

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Waldport Man Dies In Head On Collision On Highway 101

Oregon State Police and emergency crews responded to a reported head-on collision between two vehicles on Sunday, August 7th at 8:45am. The collision occurred on Highway 101 north of Florence. The OSP investigation determined that a Honda compact vehicle operated by 92-year-old Eugene Earl Weigant of Waldport, was traveling north when it crossed the center [...]


Monday August 8 2016

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ODFW Extends Two Rod Fishing To Coastal Bays And Rivers

Oregon’s two-rod fishing validation is extended to coastal streams open to salmon and steelhead fishing this fall to help anglers take advantage of expected strong Chinook salmon returns. The temporary rule is effective August 5th through October 31st. 31 in nearly all coastal rivers, bays, and estuaries open to angling for Chinook salmon, hatchery coho, [...]


Friday August 5 2016

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North Bend School District Registration

[ August 17, 2016; 8:00 AM; 8:00 AM; ] Registration for students planning to attend the North Bend School District will be underway soon. Elementary registration is set for Wednesday through Friday (August 17th---19th) from 8am to 4pm. Grades K-5 may register at North Bay Elementary or Hillcrest Elementary depending on the zone in which they live. Kindergarten students must be five [...]


Thursday August 4 2016

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Myrtle Point Man Shot While Burglarizing Home

The Coos County 911 center received a call on August 3rd from the owner of a residence on Spruce Street in Myrtle Point, reporting that a burglar had entered the home. A juvenile inside the residence reportedly obtained a shotgun while the intruder was looking for property to steal. The juvenile was in fear of [...]


Thursday August 4 2016

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Man From Coos Bay Found Guilty Of Sodomy Charges

A man from Coos Bay has been found guilty of sodomy and sexual abuse against minors. Following a two-day trial, a Coos County trial jury has found 33-year-old Branden Scott Haluska guilty on two counts of First Degree Sodomy. The alleged victims were two girls who, at the time of the trial, were nine years [...]


Thursday August 4 2016

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South Coast Head Start offers Program For Children

Do you live in Coos or Curry County? Are you an expectant mother or do you have young children? South Coast Head Start is looking for you. This is a comprehensive child development program that offers services to mothers who are expecting, and children from birth to five years of age. They have a variety [...]


Wednesday August 3 2016

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Governor Orders Flags At Half-Staff To Honor Life Flight Patient And Crew

Governor Kate Brown has ordered all flags at Oregon public institutions to be flown at half-staff to honor the Cal-Ore Life Flight patient and crew members who lost their lives while on a transport mission in Humboldt County, California on Friday, July 29th. Flags should be lowered from now until sunset on Wednesday, August 3rd.Cal-Ore [...]


Wednesday August 3 2016

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