Coos History Museum To Host Book Events

[ October 8, 2017; 4:00 PM; ] On Sunday, October 8th at 4pm, the Coos History Museum will host Indigenous People’s Day Recognition day. Several states, including Oregon celebrate this day in place of Columbus Day. “Indigenous Peoples Day” re-imagines Columbus Day and changes a celebration of colonialism into an opportunity to reveal historical truths about our country’s history and indigenous [...]

Openings On School Budget Committee

The Coos Bay School District’s Board of Directors have announced two openings on the Budget Committee. The terms expire June 30th, 2020. Anyone who is interested must live in the district boundary and be a registered voter. Submit a letter of interest that is postmarked by September 29th. Address the letter to Coos Bay Public [...]

Halloween Relay Bunco Fundraiser In North Bend

[ October 28, 2017; 10:00 AM; ]     Raising funds for the American Cancer Society on Saturday, October 28th. It's the 9th Annual Halloween Bunco Fundraiser, held at the Holy Redeemer Parish Center, 2250 16th Street in North Bend.   The Relay for Life team 'For Family and Friends' is hosting this party starting at 10am. Bring two boxes, cans or packages of non-perishable [...]

ODFW To Hold Public Meeting In North Bend

[ September 26, 2017; 6:00 PM; 6:00 PM; 6:00 PM; ] The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife will host two public meetings on the 2018 recreational Pacific halibut fisheries. One will be on Tuesday, September 26th at 6pm in the North Bend Library, the other on Wednesday, September 27th at 6pm in the ODFW Marine Resources Program conference room, 2040 Marine Science Drive Newport.   ODFW staff [...]

Evacuation Levels Dropped For Umpqua North Fires

Umpqua North fire evacuation levels have dropped. Effective Tuesday, September 19th at 12 Noon, the Douglas County Sheriff’s office and fire managers will lift all evacuations related to the Umpqua North Fires. Residents living in the Dry Creek/Illahee area (Highway 138 E, milepost 46.5 to 49.5), Slide Creek area (Highway 138 E, milepost 53 to [...]