Community Foundation Gives Financial Gifts To Local Organizations

The Bay Area Hospital Community Foundation will honor 33 programs and organizations that have demonstrated their dedication to improving health and quality of life on the South coast. Every year, the foundation gives financial gifts to agencies that advance the hospital’s mission. On May 11th, the BAH Community Foundation will hand out $467,728.   BAH is making [...]

Mother’s Day Concert At Liberty Theatre

[ May 14, 2017; 2:00 PM; 2:00 PM; ] A benefit concert will be performed at the Liberty Theatre as Michele Goritz Berlant, pianist and composer will be onstage for a solo piano concert on Sunday, May 14th at 4pm. This concert will be for the Liberty Theater's restoration project and is entitled Mozart, Pachelbel, Chopin and Me. This is an interactive concert, offering [...]

Cancer Patients Need Rides To Treatment

Transportation is key to cancer care. Every driver has what it takes to help save lives. When transportation is a cancer patient’s biggest roadblock to treatment, the American Cancer Society’s Road to Recovery program provides the rides. For those who cannot drive themselves or have no other means of getting to their treatment, volunteers donate [...]

Coos Bay Woman Dies In Single Vehicle Crash Near Lakeside

One dead after vehicle crash near Lakeside. On April 30th around 3:30 PM Oregon State Police and emergency personnel were dispatched to a single vehicle accident on Highway 101. Upon arrival, it was determined that 54-year-old Susan Katherine Mullens from Coos Bay, was driving northbound and for and unknown reason left the road and drove [...]

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 [...]