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Fly A Kite At Wulfy Beach In Lakeside

[ September 10, 2016; 10:30 AM; ] Come and fly on Saturday, September 10th. Kite flyers clubs are getting together for a kite fly-in at Wulfy Beach in Lakeside. It starts at 10:30am and last until late afternoon. There is no admission and the first 40 children to arrive will get a free kite and help in decorating it! There will be [...]


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Tuna Canning Workshop In Myrtle Point

[ September 10, 2016; 10:00 AM; 10:00 AM; 10:00 AM; 10:00 AM; ] The Master Food Preservers of Coos County, volunteers with the Oregon State University Extension Service, will hold a tuna canning workshop on Saturday, September 10th. It will be held at the OSU Extension Office, 631 Alder Street in Myrtle Point. This hands-on workshop provides new canners with information on how to properly prepare and preserve [...]


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People Rescued From Capsized Boat Near Winchester Bay

A Coast Guard boat crew responded to the report of a 21-foot boat that capsized onto the south jetty of the Umpqua River near Winchester Bay on Thursday, August 26th. Three people were on board, including a 6-year-old boy who was reportedly unconscious. A watch stander at Station Umpqua River received the report around 3pm [...]


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Extreme Fire Danger Closes Timberlands to Recreational Users

Easterly winds and high temperatures in the coastal range have prompted the Coos Forest Protective Association to implement a temporary Level 4 closure on all Coos and Curry public and private forest lands.  A spokesman says material on the forest floor has become tinder dry.  The closure affects all CS and SK Zones.  It went [...]


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Coos Bay School’s Operation Backpack Needs Donations

Help make this fall better for a child by contributing to the Coos Bay School District’s Operation Back Pack. This program was started several years ago in order to provide back packs, school supplies and shoes for students in need. Many children will also need hygiene products like toothpaste, deodorant, bar soap, shampoo and conditioner, [...]