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Firewood Permits Available In Reedsport/Waldport

Firewood permits are available for purchase at Siuslaw National Forest offices. Permits are required regardless if the firewood is for personal use or to be sold commercially. Firewood cutting season usually runs from October through the end of February, although cutting and removing firewood outside that timeframe may be authorized on a case-by-case basis.   Personal use [...]


Tuesday October 10 2017

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BLM Issues Revised Emergency Closure Of Public Lands

The Bureau of Land Management Coos Bay District has issued a revised emergency closure of public lands in Curry County. This closure affects public lands within and adjacent to the Chetco Bar fire. The emergency closure has been limited to the fire perimeter. Motorized and non-motorized travel, including foot traffic, is prohibited in the closed [...]


Monday October 9 2017

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Logos Players Perform The Imaginary Invalid

[ October 27, 2017; 7:00 PM; ] The Logos Players present a dinner theater production: Molière’s comedy The Imaginary Invalid. Friday and Saturday dinner theaters will be held October 27th, 28th and November 3rd and 4th with dinner at 6pm followed by the show at 7. In this funny masterpiece The Imaginary Invalid, the hypochondriac Argan wants Angelique, his daughter, to [...]


Monday October 9 2017

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Bridge Construction Will Detour Traffic

  The city of Coos Bay is installing a bridge crossing along 6th Avenue approximately 300 feet south of F Street. Construction is anticipated from October 9th through February 15th of 2018 from 7am to 6pm Monday through Friday. Traffic along 6th Avenue is affected for light weight and heavy hauling vehicles:   * Light weight vehicles [...]


Monday October 9 2017

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Suspect In Custody After North Bend Business Burglarized

A North Bend business was burglarized; the suspect is in custody. Officers from the North Bend Police Department responded to a reported burglary alarm at Jurgens Jewelers, 1911 Newmark in North Bend on Thursday, October 5th at 7pm. Officers discovered a broken window at the back of the building and could hear what they reported [...]


Friday October 6 2017

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Always Patsy Cline To Benefit Liberty Theatre

[ October 13, 2017; 7:00 PM; ]   Always...Patsy Cline is a fundraiser to help restore the Liberty Theatre, home of the Little Theatre on the Bay in North Bend. This is a musical tribute featuring 27 songs with a live band. As a country music legend, Patsy Cline’s voice and songs are as relevant and popular today as they were [...]


Thursday October 5 2017

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Z Club Car Wash to Help Those In Need

[ October 7, 2017; 9:00 AM; ] The North Bend High School Z Club, a Zonta Club sponsored high school service club, is inviting everyone to come to their car wash on Saturday October 7th. Get your vehicle washed between 9am and 3pm at the Umpqua Bank on Broadway in North Bend. The NBHS Z Club is raising funds to assist with [...]


Thursday October 5 2017

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Governor Orders Flags Lowered To Honor Vegas Shooting Victims

Governor Kate Brown ordered all flags at Oregon public institutions to be flown at half-staff from now until sunset on October 6th to honor the victims of the Las Vegas shooting.   “My thoughts are with the families of those tragically killed in Las Vegas,” Brown said. “My heart breaks that this will never be enough to [...]


Thursday October 5 2017

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Library Presents A Little Lunch Music Starting October 9th

[ October 9, 2017; 12:00 PM; ]   The popular series, A Little Lunch Music, returns to the Coos Bay Library starting October 9th and running through the 13th. In celebration of Oregon Days of Culture, live music will be performed from 12 Noon to 1:30pm in the Myrtlewood Room. Everyone is welcome to enjoy these free daily 'concerts', and are invited [...]


Wednesday October 4 2017

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Coos Bay Man Arrested For Disorderly Conduct

A Coos Bay man has been arrested on disorderly conduct charges. Deputies observed the man walking along Highway 101 in the Bunker Hill area on October 2nd. The man had no shirt on and was reportedly screaming obscenities. He continued into the 7-11 parking lot continuing the same behavior. Deputies contacted the man in the [...]


Wednesday October 4 2017

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