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 [...]

Deputy Suffers Minor Injuries After Patrol Car Is Rammed

  A Coos County Deputy suffered minor injuries when his patrol car was rammed while pursuing a suspect. The Deputy was in the Charleston Boat Basin area on September 16th, when he was flagged down by workers at the Charleston Sanitary District. They reported that a van that belonged to the district had just been stolen. [...]