Charleston Ice Plant Scheduled Reopening in August

Progress on the Charleston Ice Plant is continuing. Oregon International Port of Coos Bay officials have planned a reopening in August. The Port immediately began work to restore access to ice following a catastrophic fire in that destroyed the former facility in late December of 2019. The Charleston Marina serves as the third largest commercial [...]

Golf Resort’s Reopening Features Preview of Newest Course

Bandon Dunes Golf Resort has reopened to the public with some changes to daily operations. The opening of six links courses is a welcomed sign for many. It’s also just in time for the Sheep Ranch opening scheduled for June first. As preparation, the resort is offering a limited number of Preview rounds for overnight [...]

State Park Day Use Areas to Open Thursday

Oregon State Parks officials say several day use areas from Reedsport to Brookings will open Thursday, May 14th. Popular Day Use areas to open include Umpqua Lighthouse at Winchester Bay, William Tugman north of Lakeside and Golden and Silver Falls east of Coos Bay. Sunset Bay, Shore Acres and Cape Arago south of Charleston will [...]

Governor’s Phase 1 Reopening Announcement Thursday

K-DOCK News has learned that Governor Kate Brown will hold a meeting Thursday to announce counties that will be allowed to enter Phase 1 of Reopening. The state was locked down in late March in the interest of stopping the spread of COVID-19. Coos County Commissioners applied for reopening Monday. They learned Tuesday the application [...]

Last Day to Mail In Ballots is Tomorrow

Elections officials are reminding voters that Wednesday the 13th is the last day that you can mail your ballot. There is no postage necessary to mail your ballot. After tomorrow, ballots should be placed in boxes located at 7 places throughout Coos County. Ballots must be received in the Election’s office no later than Tuesday, [...]