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Final Weekend For My Fair Lady In North Bend

This is the final weekend for performances of My Fair Lady onstage at the Liberty Theatre, home of Little Theatre on the Bay. Performance dates are through April 30th, Friday and Saturday at 7pm, Sunday at 2pm. Ticket prices are $11.00 for children and seniors, $13.00 for adults. My Fair Lady is a musical based [...]


Tuesday April 25 2017

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Police Searching For Firearms From Coos Bay Burglary

  The Coos Bay Police Department investigated a reported residential burglary on Thursday, April 20th in the 300 block of 10th Avenue in the Eastside area of Coos Bay. According to reports, a large gun safe was stolen that contained several firearms, watches and jewelry, as well as other items from inside the home. That night, [...]


Tuesday April 25 2017

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Free Household Waste Collection Event April 29th

[ April 29, 2017; 9:00 AM; 9:00 AM; 9:00 AM; 9:00 AM; ] For anyone who missed the first household waste collection event, there will be another held at the Beaver Hill Transfer site on April 29th. Coos and Curry County residents can dispose of various household chemicals at this free event from 9am to 1pm on Highway 101 between Coos Bay and Bandon. Call 541-396-7624 to make [...]


Tuesday April 25 2017

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Coquille Rapist Gets 50 Years

Frank Wayne Noakes A Coquille man will spend 50 years in prison for raping a female family member who was 11 years old at the time the crimes occurred. 44-year-old Frank Wayne Noakes was sentenced this morning before Judge Martin Stone in Coquille. Noakes received the maximum sentence of 25 years each for the [...]


Monday April 24 2017

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Leaven No Trace Founder Raymond Furr Charged with Burglary and Trespass

Raymond Furr Coos County Deputies have arrested and charged Leaven No Trace founder Raymond Furr with Burglary and Trespass after receiving a report that Furr was at a residence on West Fork Millicoma Lane that Furr was arrested previously for squatting. Furr was transported to the Coos County Jail and charged with Burglary I, Burglary II [...]


Monday April 24 2017

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Coast Guard: Be Aware Of Bar Restrictions

The Coast Guard reminds boaters to adhere to pay attention to bar restrictions while traveling rivers in the area. More than seven deaths in bar-related accidents have been reported along the coast of Oregon last year. Failure to comply with rules and regulations could result in financial penalties, imprisonment and forfeiture of the owner’s vessel [...]


Monday April 24 2017

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Anderson Avenue Closed For Water Board Paving

The Coos Bay-North Bend Water Board will pave an asphalt patch from a water main repair in the intersection of Anderson Avenue and South 10th Street in Coos Bay on Friday, April 21st. Anderson Avenue will be closed between South 10th and South 9th Streets during the placement of the asphalt. Traffic will [...]


Friday April 21 2017

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Auditions For Wizard Of Oz At Sprague Theatre

Auditions for The Wizard Of Oz start soon. The Bandon Playhouse, in conjunction with the 75th Anniversary of the original stage version, is holding auditions for this classic. At least 8 main characters are needed, including three women and five men, however they need a cast of all ages ranging from 5 to 75. [...]


Wednesday April 19 2017

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Employer Council Seminar On Workplace Drug Issues

The South Coast Oregon Employer Council will host “Workplace Drug and Alcohol Issues”, a seminar presented by The Bureau of Labor and Industries Technical Assistance for Employers Unit. This interactive presentation will explore marijuana issues in the workplace, as well as other drugs. The seminar will also touch upon the legal and illegal use of [...]


Wednesday April 19 2017

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Final Day For Oregonians To File Tax Returns

The Department of Revenue reminds Oregonians the deadline to file 2016 personal income tax return is today, April 18th. The DOR is expecting 2.2 million returns this year. Generally receiving about half of the season’s returns before April 1st and the remainder after that. Oregon honors filing extensions issued by the IRS, but an extension [...]


Tuesday April 18 2017

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