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Mandatory Masking Policy At Bay Area Hospital

The South Coast region has seen a significant increase in influenza and flu-like illnesses. Therefore, Bay Area Hospital is implementing theri mandatory masking requirement. They have posted signs and are providing masks at all major entrances to the hospital. Non-immunized volunteers, physicians, contractors and the public will be required to wear a mask in all [...]


Dance At Bay Area Senior Center

The South Coast Folk Society will hold their monthly First Saturday contra dance on January 7th at the Bay Area Senior Activity Center. It starts at 7pm at 886 South Fourth Street (at Ingersoll) in Coos Bay. No experience or partner is needed to enjoy contra dancing, a traditional American style of social dancing to [...]


Update On Trash Pick Up In North Bend

The City of North Bend issued a press release: Due to road conditions, North Bend Sanitation will attempt to have the missed trash picked up by the end of the week. They appreciate everyone’s patience.  


Jaws Of Life Used To Extricate Coos Bay Woman From Vehicle

Coos County Sheriff’s Deputies were assisted by Myrtle Point Fire and Ambulance in responding to Highway 242 (the Powers Highway), outside of Myrtle Point for the single vehicle injury accident. The operator of the vehicle, 58-year-old Peggy S. Fors of Powers, was uninjured. The 62-year-old female passenger, Lisa Bohanan of Coos Bay reportedly had severe [...]


Computer Science Program For Girls In Coos Bay

A free program for girls will start January 17th in Coos Bay. ‘Girls Who Code’ is free to attend for girls in grades 6th through 12th. It will meet weekly at the Coos Bay Work Source office, 990 South Second Street. Girls Who Code was founded with a single mission: to close the [...]