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Hydrologic Outlook For Weekend

The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Potential Outlook for significant rises on rivers and streams in Coos, Curry, Douglas and Josephine counties. Rain that fell overnight and yesterday is bringing rises to rivers and streams today. Light to moderate rain will continue through the weekend but no flooding is expected. Another period of [...]


Flycasters Hold Fly Fishing Expo In Reedsport

[ February 25, 2017; 9:00 AM; 9:00 AM; ] The Lower Umpqua Flycasters will be holding their 27th annual Fly Fishing Expo at the Reedsport Community Center from 9am to 3pm on February 25th. This annual Expo offers a chance for long term anglers and those who are new to the sport learn about fly casting through demonstrations and programs on various aspects of [...]


Simon Play The Odd Couple Presented By Logos Players

[ March 17, 2017; 6:00 PM; ] The Logos Players present their next dinner theater production: Neil Simon’s The Odd Couple (Female Version). Friday and Saturday dinner theaters will be held March 17th, 18th, 24th and 25h with dinner at 6pm followed by the show at 7pm. Dinner shows are $15 in advance or $18 at the door. Sunday matinees (with no [...]


First Tuesday Talks Features Fred Leeson At Coos History Museum

[ March 7, 2017; 6:30 PM; ] Early in the 20th Century, the world's richest man decided to spend his fortune building public libraries. He erected more than 2500, in Coos Bay and many others in Oregon. Learn what motivated him and why he choose libraries as the target of his philanthropy. Fred Leeson is an author and journalist who spent 35 [...]


FERC Approves LNG Project For Permitting Process

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has given the Jordan Cove Energy Export Project to move through the federal permitting process.   Last week, Boost Southwest Oregon posted a release from Jordan Cove that its pre-filing application was approved.  Part of the project includes siting a liquefied natural gas export facility on Coos Bay’s North Spit and [...]