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New Date For Relay For Life Chili Cook Off

[ March 25, 2017; 5:00 PM; ] Organizers have changed the date for the "Chili Cook Off For A Cause" to March 25th.     Do you make an amazing and delicious pot of chili? Then come to compete--or just eat! Kicking off the 2017 Relay for Life season with a community Chili Cook Off. It's happening on Saturday, March 25th from 5 to 10pm [...]


Unidentified Body Found On Horsfall Beach

On the morning of Saturday, February 11th, Coos County Sheriffs were dispatched to a report of a body found in the area of Horsfall Beach near the Hauser Beach Access Road. The reporting persons had been beach-combing when they found a partially decomposed body. According to a press release, because of the condition of [...]


Seminar Connects Employees To Companies

On Thursday, February 23rd, the South Coast Oregon Employer Council will host “Employee Engagement In the Workplace”. The seminar will be presented by Claudine DiTorrice. Engaged employees allow employers to to achieve business goals faster–when everyone is working together. Those employees have been proven to be happier, resulting in less staff turnover–saving time and money [...]


Coos Bay Woman Charged With Unlawful Use Of Vehicle

On February 8th, the Coos County Sheriff’s office was notified about a stolen dark blue Chevrolet pickup that left a gas station in Coos Bay without paying for fuel. The employee at the station obtained the license plate of the truck, which returned to a stolen 2001 Chevrolet pickup from North Bend. The female driver [...]


Flood Warning Continues For Coquille River

The Flood Warning continues for the Coquille River at Coquille. At 5:30am on Friday the stage was 23.5 feet. (flood stage is 21 feet) Moderate flooding is occurring; the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by Saturday afternoon.   The Flood Warning also continues for the South Fork Coquille River at Myrtle Point. [...]