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5th Annual Writers Day taking place online, Oct. 16

SWOCC release - Coos Bay, OR – Southwestern Oregon Community College and the Coos History Museum are proud to present the 5th Annual Writers Day, virtually this year, on Saturday, October 17, 2020 at 2 pm. Join...
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Celebrating Coos Co. History, Oct. 16

CHM release - Starting with the Celebrate Coos History: 2020 Awards Ceremony on Saturday, October 17, the Coos History Museum is hosting a week of online webinars, a history scavenger hunt and online auction! T...
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Business News Around the State, Oct. 16

Oregon Employment Dept. weekly report - The Fold, a farm-to-table, scratch kitchen pizza restaurant, will open in Sunriver. Soda Blitz, a gourmet soda shop, will open in La Grande. Pizza a' Fetta will open a lo...
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City Hall Parking Lot Striping, Oct. 16

The City of Coos Bay has contracted to re-stripe the City Hall parking lot. Work will commence in the west parking lot on Monday, October 19th at 6:00 a.m. There will be no parking in west parking lot for most ...
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Broadway Ave. Nighttime Closure, Oct. 16

City of North Bend release - Beginning on Sunday night at 6:00 pm, October 18th, ODOT’s Contractor Knife River Materials will be closing the outer lanes of Broadway Ave. between Virginia and Newmark to grind ou...
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5th Street Traffic Marking (Striping), Oct. 16

The City of Coos Bay has contracted to re-stripe N. 5th Street from Anderson Avenue to Commercial Avenue. Work will commence on Saturday, October 17th at 6:00 a.m. North 5th Street will remain open for traffic ...
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Medicare Open Enrollment Begins, Oct. 16

(Salem) – People with Medicare have until Dec. 7 to make changes to their health plans and prescription drug coverage to meet their health care needs for 2021. Medicare’s open enrollment period for 2021 benefit...