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Fire Department Open House In Reedsport

The Reedsport Volunteer Fire Department invites everyone to their 8th Open House on Saturday, September 13th. Come to the Fire Station at 2680 Frontage Road in Reedsport starting at 11am. Watch a vehicle extrication demonstration at 12 Noon, kids can enjoy rides on the fire engine, plus hot dogs, hamburgers, chips and soda for everyone. [...]


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Wild coho seasons in coastal basins open Monday Sept. 15

SALEM, Ore. – Wild coho seasons on many coastal rivers and bays open Sept. 15 and, judging from the number of ocean coho being caught off the Oregon coast, fishery managers are anticipating a great season.   “The forecasts for both coastal fall Chinook and coho were strong for 2014 and ocean fisheries so far have lived [...]


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Elderly man arrested after shooting at boat on Siuslaw

Oregon State Police (OSP) is seeking additional witnesses following the arrest of an 81-year old man who fired a shotgun at the men’s boat in the 6000 block of Highway 126 east of Florence along the Siuslaw River.   On September 8, 2014 at approximately 1:32 p.m., two OSP troopers, a Lane County Sheriff’s Office deputy, [...]


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Hikers Rescued by Coast Guard South of Cape Arago

  A Coast Guard Air Station North Bend MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew hoisted two hikers stranded south of Cape Arago on Sunday.   The Dolphin crew arrived on scene, hoisted the two hikers and safely brought them back to Air Station North Bend. The hikers were met at the air station by the local police department for further [...]


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Boat Ramp Re-Opens For Fall Salmon Angling

The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife announced the Rooke-Higgins boat ramp re-opened in time for fall Chinook angling. The boat ramp is on the upper tidewater section of the river about seven miles east of Coos Bay. The ramp closed a few years ago when a lease between the former landowner and Coos [...]