Oregon Gas Prices

AAA of Oregon reports gas climbs to three dollars per gal.

  Drivers are still enjoying the lowest gasoline prices in the past five years. Triple A of Oregon reports that drivers are paying the highest prices of the year for gas, but are still enjoying prices that are the lowest since 2010. For the week, the national average for regular unleaded increases three cents to [...]

Memorial Ceremony For Datan May 15th

Deputy Gil Datan   Friday, May 15th is National Police Officer Memorial Day. The Coos County Sheriff’s office will be having a short memorial dedication ceremony for Deputy Gil Datan, who died in the line of duty on April 20th. His name has been placed on the memorial. The ceremony will begin at 10am May 15th at [...]

Oregon Shellfish Harvesting

Recreational Harvest of Shellfish Closed on Oregon Coast

Oregon Food Safety, Salem – Recreational harvest of all shellfish (razor clams, mussels, other clams and scallops) is closed from the Columbia River to Tillamook Head (south of Seaside) due to elevated levels of domoic acid. This includes all beaches and all bays.   Recreational harvest of razor clams is closed for the entire Oregon coastline from [...]

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Free Geology Lecture: “Rocks Don’t Lie”

[ May 16, 2015; 7:00 PM; ] As part of the Geology Lecture Series, Southwestern Oregon Community College welcomes geologist and MacArthur Fellow Dr. David Montgomery on Saturday, May 16th at 7p.m. He will present a lecture based on his book, "The Rocks Don’t Lie: A Geologist Investigates Noah’s Flood". Dr. Montgomery received a Bachelor of Science from Stanford and a [...]

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Safety Tips On Backyard Debris Burning

The Oregon Department of Forestry reminds all Oregonians that May is Wildfire Awareness Month, and the time to reduce the excess vegetation around homes that could pose a wildfire threat. Keep Oregon Green, the ODF, and the Oregon Office of State Fire Marshal urge everyone to consider chipping or recycling yard debris. If burning is [...]