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Leaven No Trace Founder Raymond Furr Charged with Burglary and Trespass

Raymond Furr Coos County Deputies have arrested and charged Leaven No Trace founder Raymond Furr with Burglary and Trespass after receiving a report that Furr was at a residence on West Fork Millicoma Lane that Furr was arrested previously for squatting. Furr was transported to the Coos County Jail and charged with Burglary I, Burglary II [...]


Coast Guard: Be Aware Of Bar Restrictions

The Coast Guard reminds boaters to adhere to pay attention to bar restrictions while traveling rivers in the area. More than seven deaths in bar-related accidents have been reported along the coast of Oregon last year. Failure to comply with rules and regulations could result in financial penalties, imprisonment and forfeiture of the owner’s vessel [...]


Anderson Avenue Closed For Water Board Paving

The Coos Bay-North Bend Water Board will pave an asphalt patch from a water main repair in the intersection of Anderson Avenue and South 10th Street in Coos Bay on Friday, April 21st. Anderson Avenue will be closed between South 10th and South 9th Streets during the placement of the asphalt. Traffic will [...]


Auditions For Wizard Of Oz At Sprague Theatre

Auditions for The Wizard Of Oz start soon. The Bandon Playhouse, in conjunction with the 75th Anniversary of the original stage version, is holding auditions for this classic. At least 8 main characters are needed, including three women and five men, however they need a cast of all ages ranging from 5 to 75. [...]


Employer Council Seminar On Workplace Drug Issues

The South Coast Oregon Employer Council will host “Workplace Drug and Alcohol Issues”, a seminar presented by The Bureau of Labor and Industries Technical Assistance for Employers Unit. This interactive presentation will explore marijuana issues in the workplace, as well as other drugs. The seminar will also touch upon the legal and illegal use of [...]