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North Curry County applicants sought for tourism committee

CURRY COUNTY — The Curry County Board of Commissioners is seeking north county (as defined by the boundaries of the 2CJ (Port Orford Langlois School District) applicants for the Tourism Promotions Committee with a term expiring Dec. 31, 2023.

North Bank Lane fire update

BANDON — The North Bank Lane fire that started from a downed power line on Tuesday morning has burned approximately 319 acres and was 20% contained as of Wednesday afternoon, according Coos Forest Protective Association spokesperson Dominique Ray.

June Marie Smith

January 27, 1925 - September 1, 2020

Mary Capps celebrated as she turns 96

BANDON — A drive-by birthday party was held Monday afternoon, Aug. 17, at her Ocean Drive residence for lifelong resident Mary Capps, who turned 96 on that day. Residents drove by and wished her well, dropping off flowers and cards.

Barbara Dodrill on turning 93: A well-lived life

BANDON — There's so many things Barbara Dodrill has done, it's hard to know where to start. But let it be said that this woman, who's turning 93 on Tuesday, has lived a full life and continues to give to…

Strawberry fields forever

LANGLOIS — There are u-pick opportunities for fresh organic strawberries and blueberries and this season they are sweeter than ever.

Langlois fire destroys home

LANGLOIS — Firefighters responded a fully involved structure fire and explosion on Indian Lane in Langlois on Monday, Aug. 3.

Langlois Library reopens

LANGLOIS — The Langlois Public Library has reopened to the public.

As I See It for June 29: Repairing City Dock

The first picture I am sharing today, taken in the early 1970s, shows Don Dodrill, a member of the City's public works crew, repairing what was then known as the "City Dock," at the north end of Chicago Avenue. The…

June 27, 2020 Death Notices

Benjimen Howard Sams 93, of North Bend formerly of Coos Bay died June 23, 2020 in North Bend. Cremation rites will be held at Ocean View Memory Gardens Crematory with inurnment at Sunset Memorial Park, Coos Bay, under the direction…

Holy Trinity Catholic Church honors graduates

BANDON — Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Bandon, honored their graduates of the Class of 2020 on Wednesday, June 3. Despite COVID-19 restrictions, a joyful Mass was

Pacific High School parades its graduates

PORT ORFORD — The Pacific High School Class of 2020 is a resilient group — all 12 of them. A tight knit class, they had to endure many challenges and changes, as all high schoolers did this year due to…