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Derelict Dock At Agate Beach–Placard Bearing Japanese Writing Found

The Oregon Parks and Recreation Department reports that a metal placard bearing Japanese writing was found attached to the dock that washed ashore at Agate Beach early yesterday morning, one mile north of Newport. The placard has been forwarded to the Japanese consulate in Portland for their review. The origin of the dock has not [...]


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Noel Coward Play Becomes “Blithe” Onstage At Sprague

Noel Coward’s classic comedy is at Bandon’s Sprague Community Theater this month. This comedy has entertained audiences worldwide for more than 70 years. “Blithe Spirit” revolves around mystery writer Charles Condimine, who plans a séance as research for his new book. He invites the eccentric medium Madam Arcati to his English country home intending to [...]


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Phone Service Restored To Bandon & Myrtle Point Areas

The Curry County Sheriff’s office reported that Oregon Emergency Management had informed them that a Frontier fiber cable had been severed yesterday afternoon, affecting Myrtle Point and Bandon switches. Reportedly, some mobile and long distance phone service in Coos, Curry ans Western Douglas counties had been affected. A call to Frontier’s repair department has revealed [...]


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Oregon Department of Forestry Proposed Budget

Oregon Department of Forestry (ODF) staff will present proposed budgets for the fiscal year starting July 1st for the board to consider for approval. Local forest protection associations, including the Coos Forest Patrol based in Coos Bay, develop the budgets in collaboration with the ODF district offices. The budgets fund basic wildfire prevention and suppression [...]


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SWOCC Small Business Development Center

Southwestern Oregon Community College’s Small Business Development Center (Southwestern SBDC) is offering people a chance to explore their dreams of starting a business. Each week in June the Southwestern SBDC is offering a workshop titled “Ready Set Start Your Business“.  The workshop is designed to answer general questions. If, after completing the workshop, you are interested in pursuing [...]