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Loon Lake Recreation Site Not Opening During Summer Season

The Bureau of Land Management has announced that Loon Lake Recreational Site will not open for the 2020 summer season. The repairs to the damage that occurred during the 2019 snowstorm that toppled trees onto many buildings is not finished. This includes the Water Treatment System. Potable water is essential for BLM to safely operate [...]


***Intense Rescue Effort Saves Crew Capsized in Bar***

The US Coast Guard, Hauser Fire and North Bay Fire conducted a rescue on the North Jetty yesterday afternoon near the bar entrance. Earlier in the day, Coast Guard Watch noticed a fishing vessel that had capsized in the bar. At that time the status of the crew onboard the Pacific Miner was unknown and [...]


***FROST ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM WEDNESDAY | HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 7 PM WEDNESDAY***

***FROST ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM WEDNESDAY | HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 7 PM WEDNESDAY*** For the High Wind Warning, south winds 30 to 50 mph with gusts up to 65 mph expected. For the Frost Advisory temperatures as low as 31 will result in frost formation. Damaging winds [...]


***BREAKING NEWS – Coast Guard Searching for Crew after Fishing Vessel Capsizes***

U.S. Coast Guard Station Coos Bay and U.S. Coast Guard Sector North Bend crews searching for 3 fishermen near the entrance to Coos Bay after aircrew finds capsized fishing vessel at jetty tips. The capsized fishing vessel is the 38-foot Pacific Miner Conditions at Coos Bay bar are 8-10 foot breaking waves. More details to follow. Photo: USCG


***HIGH WIND WATCH***

***HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING*** South winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 60 mph possible. For all of the Coos and Curry County Coast. Wednesday morning through Wednesday evening. Damaging winds could blow down trees and power lines. Power outages are possible. Travel could be difficult, especially [...]