Empire Boulevard Construction Starts Monday

The Empire Boulevard project will start up again on May 1st and is scheduled to be completed by July 31st. The city of Coos Bay anticipates that it will take approximately 90 days to complete the remaining improvements. The scope will widen the road section to provide bike lanes and sidewalks on both sides [...]

Dispose Unwanted Prescription Drugs In Coquille

On Saturday, April 29th, from 10 to 12 Noon, the Coquille Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public an opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs. Bring pills for disposal to the Coquille Police Department at 851 [...]

Reedsport Fined By DEQ For Waste Water Violations

The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality has fined Reedsport $3,600 for failing to report violations of its waste water permit to the DEQ within 24 hours. The city failed to notify the DEQ after it exceeded E. coli bacteria limits for its sewer treatment facility at 185 West Railroad Avenue. The violations took place [...]

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 [...]

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, [...]