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Class For Lovers Of Chocolate In Myrtle Point

[ January 14, 2017; 10:00 AM; ] The Coos County OSU Master Food Preserver volunteers will get you in the mood for Valentine's Day as they present a chocolate tasting class. It's called The Sweet Seduction of Chocolate, on Saturday, January 14th from 10am to 2pm. Taught by Registered Dietitian Stephanie Polizzi and MFP volunteers, the class will cover the history of [...]


Detour In Effect At Siltcoos Beach To Protect Shore Birds

A new seasonal detour is now in place for ATV riders at Siltcoos Beach, south of Florence, to protect the winter habitat of western snowy plover. From now through March 14th, riders are being directed to the beach by way of the newly constructed Breach North OHV Trail, 600 feet north of the traditional access [...]


Auditions For Fiddler On The Roof Junior

New Artists Productions will be conducting auditions for their spring production, Fiddler on the Roof Junior on Sunday and Monday, January 15th and 16th at the Sprague Community Theater. Auditions will be held from 1:30 to 4pm on January 15th…..and from 6:30 to 8pm on January 16th. This classic musical is set in the [...]


Free Discussion About Seafood and Fishing in Oregon

[ January 21, 2017; 5:30 PM; 5:30 PM; 5:30 PM; 5:30 PM; 5:30 PM; ] Sometimes finding truly local seafood can be difficult along the Oregon coast. A discussion about some of the challenges regarding seafood is the focus of “Fish Tales: Traditions and Challenges of Seafood in Oregon,” a free conversation with Jennifer Burns Bright on Saturday, January 21st from 5:30 to 7pm at the Coos History Museum.   Jennifer Burns [...]


Coos Bay Man Dies After Fall From Beach Cliff

Emergency personnel responded to the report of a possible deceased person at near the south cove Bastendorff Beach near Charleston on December 22, 2016 at about 2PM.   First responders located an adult male deceased under an approximately 80 foot cliff lying in the sand at the edge of the cove.   First responders needed to work fast to [...]