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Auditions Set for Coos and Western Douglas Counties Premiere Vocal Competition for Teens

(Coos Bay) – Audition appointments are now being booked for the 2014 season of Bay Area Teen Idol. Bay Area Teen Idol will begin its 11th season in July. The auditions take place starting May 5th at Coos Bay Fire Station located at 450 Elrod Avenue in Coos Bay.   Performers will be asked to [...]


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Lions Host Easter Egg Hunt

The Gardiner-Reedsport Lions are again sponsoring an Easter Egg hunt for local children. The first Lions Easter Egg hunt was held in 1952, so this is the 62nd Annual Easter-Egg hunt! The event will be on Sunday, April 20th at 1:30pm at Barrone Park. Over 1000 candy and treat-filled eggs will be hidden for the event. [...]


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Babe Ruth Registration Open Now

South Coast Babe Ruth Baseball is currently registering players ages 13-15 for the 2014 season. Registration forms are at each school in the North Bend and Coos Bay school districts. The registration deadline to participate in the tryouts and drafting of teams is April 20th. There will be pre-season practices at the [...]


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Coos Bay Welcomes Tall Ships May 1st–11th

[ May 2, 2014; 4:00 PM; ] The brig Lady Washington and the topsail ketch Hawaiian Chieftain, in partnership with the Coos Bay Boat Building Center, are visiting the Coos Bay area May 1st - 11th. The ships will offer walk-on tours, public excursions, and educational programs for K-12 students. Lady Washington will also host a reconciliation ceremony with local native tribes. [...]


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Kitzhaber’s Statement On Oregon Economy

Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber released a statement on the Oregon Employment Department’s latest numbers for the state labor market. The Department announced that Oregon’s seasonally adjusted gain of 7,500 jobs in March 2014 was the largest monthly gain in eight years. This continues Oregon’s economic expansion, with many of the state’s major industries, including [...]