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Learn To Start Your Own Business

Southwestern Oregon Community College’s Small Business Development Center is offering everyone a chance to start a business with a workshop called “Ready Set Start Your Business” each week in February. The 2-hour workshop provides information on licensing, business structure, financing, planning, business resources and more. Handouts provide contact information needed to register a business and [...]


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Update: Highway 101 Open–School District On Late Start

The Port Orford and Langlois School District is on a late start for Tuesday, February 9th. Highway 101 was closed three miles south of Langlois on the Willow Creek bridge. A semi truck that was carrying jet fuel caught on fire. The Oregon Department of Transportation re-opened the highway, however school will still operate on [...]


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Get Immunizations Up-To-Date Before School Exclusion Day

The Oregon Health Authority reports that parents must provide schools, child care facilities with children’s vaccine records. February 17th is School Exclusion Day, and the Oregon Immunization Program reminds parents that children will not be able to attend school or child care starting that day if their records on file show missing immunizations.   Under state law, [...]


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Man Flees Police On Motorcycle In High Speed Pursuit

A Coos Bay Police Officer attempted to stop a red 2006 Honda Sport motorcycle on Saturday, February 6th. The operator, Jonathan W. Windhurst, failed to yield. Windhurst then led the officer on a high speed pursuit, south on Highway 101. Officers lost sight of Windhurst as he continued towards Bandon, at speeds over 100 miles [...]


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Police Investigate Body Washed Ashore At Baker Beach

Oregon State Police and the Lane County Sheriff’s office continue their investigation into the discovery of the body of a man found at Baker Beach, seven miles north of Florence. According to OSP, on February 6th at 1:56pm, a body was reported washed ashore at Baker Beach. Lane County Sheriff’s and Oregon State Police responded. [...]