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NWS; Frost Advisory Until 9am

The National Weather Service has issued a Frost Advisory for Coos Bay, North Bend and Bandon until 9am January 2nd. Temperatures are averaging 33 to 36 degrees. A Frost Advisory means that frost is possible; sensitive vegetation may be killed if left uncovered.


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Court Denies Death Penalty Appeal in 1988 Coos County Conviction

One of two men sitting on death row for the 1988 double execution-style murder of two German tourists in  Coos  County  has lost another appeal to be removed from death row.  The Oregon Court of Appeals did not find in favor of 46-year-old David Lynn Simonsen.  Attorney’s for Simonsen argued that following his conviction, Simonsen’s [...]


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North Bend Fire Dept. Christmas Tree Pickup

The annual North Bend Fire Department Christmas tree pickup is scheduled for Saturday, January 3rd and 10th. It is a fundraiser put on by the fire department. Members of North Bend fire will be driving the streets of North Bend, picking up trees that family’s want to discard. This service is free–although donations [...]


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SWOCC And OCCI Host New Years Eve Ball

Southwestern Oregon Community College and the Oregon Coast Culinary Institute will host its 5th annual New Year’s Eve Ball on December 31st. This year features a “Midnight in Morocco” theme. Festivities for those 21 years and older begin at 8:30pm and include gourmet food, DJ and dancing, no-host ice bar, silent auction, and a New [...]


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OSP: No Injuries In Traffic Crash Involving School Bus

Oregon State Police reminds everyone to be prepared for winter driving conditions and to slow down. A recent near-miss crash acts as a reminder of the hazards of winter driving. OSP responded to a two vehicle, non-injury crash involving a school bus on Highway 101 in Douglas County on December 29th. The preliminary investigation indicates [...]