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DeFazio To Hold Town Hall Meeting

Congressman Peter DeFazio will be holding a Town Hall meeting at the Coos Historical Museum in Coos Bay at 5pm on Monday, August 3rd. He will engage in questions and answers with citizens and listening to comments. Congressman Peter DeFazio, at a Town Hall meeting, 5pm at the Museum.  


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Wanted Rape Suspect Arrested

James Merchant On 08-02-15 at about 3 pm, North Bend Officers responded to a residence searching for a man wanted for failing to appear on charges of Rape 3 and Sex Abuse 2. Following a tip that 21-year-old James Merchant of Coos Bay was at the North Bend residence. Officers surveilled the residence and observed Merchant [...]


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North Bend Police Officers Association gives Chief Kappelman a Vote of Confidence

The North Bend Police Officers Association has given the department’s police chief a vote of confidence. President, Officer Patrick Kinney and Vice-President Officer Ed Perry said the department has undergone changes to staffing levels in every division of the department. On June 25th a 17 year veteran of the department, Jon Bohanan was [...]


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Final Update FBI Investigation Suspicious Letters

On July 27, 2015 multiple government offices received suspicious letters which drew concern they may be contaminated with hazardous materials.   Hazardous material teams responded to these locations as well as investigators from multiple law enforcement agencies. Preliminary testing from the hazardous material teams could not detect any harmful substances.   On July 28, investigators identified Lance T STORM, [...]


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New Water Main To Be Constructed At Grant Circle

The Coos Bay North Bend Water Board will start construction of a new water main on Union Avenue at Grant Circle during the week of August 3rd. The anticipated completion date for the project is August 28th.   Union Avenue between Virginia and California Avenue will be closed to northbound traffic during this project. California Avenue between [...]