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COUPLE BOTH JAILED FOR FOURTH-DEGREE ASSAULT

A couple were both jailed for fourth-degree assault following an incident Monday night. A Douglas County Sheriff’s Office report said at about 7:40 p.m. the pair got into a fight in the 400 block of Beach Boulevard in Winchester Bay. Both gave each other physical injuries to the face and wanted to pursue charges. Bail for each was set at $6,250.
DOUGLAS COUNTY, OR
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Second annual blood drive for Baby Grady at Mill Casino July 28

COOS COUNTY, Ore. - A blood drive will be held on July 28 for Baby Grady, a Coos Bay boy who was born without a left ventricle in his heart. The American Red Cross will hold the second annual blood drive for Baby Grady at the Mill Casino in North Bend from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Thursday, July 28.
COOS BAY, OR
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Police logs, June 28

According to an entry on the NBPD log for June 26, 1:19 p.m., 1600 block Virginia Ave., 31-year old Jordan Robert Siemer charged with Criminal Trespass II, “Siemer cited in lieu of custody.”. Laundry Theft. According to an entry on the NBPD log for June 26, 5:17 p.m., 2200...
COOS BAY, OR
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Firework Traffic To Get Assistance; Suspect in Deer Poaching Posted; LCC Remodel; OSU to Participate in Hydroelectric Upgrade; COVID-19

If you have experienced the fourth of July traffic in Old town following the fireworks celebration, you know it can be a bit strenuous. For the first time in recent history the Florence Police Department and West Lane Fire and EMS will assist in the flow of traffic while exiting the event. Florence Area Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Bettina Hannigan told Coast Radio news. Fire and police Officials will be stationed at corners on Nopal and 2nd streets sending the flow westbound toward Highway 101. The Fireworks are expected to be completed by 10:30 pm.
FLORENCE, OR

Wanted North Bend man in custody after trying to elude Eugene police in Willamette River

Eugene police arrested a North Bend man suspected of committing two attempted murders in Coos Bay, following a chase in which the man swam to islands in the Willamette River to elude officers. Earlier in the day EPD saw the suspect, identified as 51-year-old Leslie Clarence Bennett III, near River Avenue and River Road in northwest Eugene, according to police spokeswoman Melinda McLaughlin in a news release. Bennett had a warrant for his arrest in Coos...
EUGENE, OR
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Man arrested after attempting to flee through Willamette River

EUGENE, Ore. -- A man wanted by Coos Bay police for attempted murder and other charges was arrested by Eugene police today, June 27, after an hours-long chase that involved the suspect jumping into the Willamette River in an attempt to flee. The Eugene Police Department says that they were...
EUGENE, OR
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Bipartisan congressmen want White House to support new Oregon container port

A bipartisan congressional delegation from the Pacific Northwest is pressing President Joe Biden to support the creation of a container port in Oregon, saying it could significantly boost West Coast port capacity and bolster the export of agricultural goods and forest products. Earlier this month, Rep. Peter DeFazio, a Democrat...
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NB City Council & URA, June 28

The North Bend City Council will meet on Tuesday, June 28, 2022, 7 p.m., City Hall, 835 California Ave., North Bend. The North Bend Urban Renewal Agency (URA) will meet following the Council session in the same location. Agenda: Call to Order and Pledge of Allegiance; Ceremonial: Proclamation: North Bend High School Bowling Team and Kian Pryor, National Champion; North Bend High School Bowling Team Day – June 28, 2022; Consent Calendar; Approval of the Minutes from May 24, 2022 and June 14, 2022; DRAFT Minutes – May 24, 2022; DRAFT Minutes – June 14, 2022; Authorization to renew Caselle annual support, maintenance, and upgrades; Legislative File; Invoice – Caselle Annual Maintenance; Approval of Coos Library Board Appointment; Legislative File; League of Oregon Cities 2023 Legislative Priorities Ballot; Legislative File; 2023 Legislative Priorities Ballot; Cancellation of Second Meeting in August; Legislative File; Acceptance of Oregon Community Summer Grant; Legislative File; OCSG Final Approval City of North Bend; Oregon Community Summer Grant – Engagement with North Bend Lanes; Legislative File; Return overpayment of $122,757.27 to Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT); Legislative File; Adoption of City Administrator Performance Evaluation; Legislative File; City Administrator Performance Evaluation for Public Release June 2022; Public Comments; Ordinance 2059: Updating and Amending NBCC Chapter 10, Uniform Traffic Code Ordinance; Legislative File; DRAFT Ordinance 2059: Updates and Amends NBCC Chapter 10, Uniform Traffic Ordinance; Resolution 3321: FY22 Year-End; Supplemental Budget; Legislative File; FY22 Year End Supplemental Budget Resolution; FY22 Supplemental Budget WORKSHEET; City Administrator Annual Salary Review; Legislative File; FY23 Wage Schedule; Survey worksheet Population Only; Survey worksheet Population & Location; Action, if any, resulting from Executive Sessions; City Administrator’s Report; Committee Reports; Council Comments; Other Business; Adjournment.
NORTH BEND, OR
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Man arrested after he fled into Willamette River in attempt to elude police

EUGENE, Ore. — Multiple agencies responded to help locate a man who fled arrest by jumping into the Willamette River and then eluding by swimming and using islands for concealment, the Eugene Police Department said. "Eugene Police investigative units had been conducting surveillance after learning a man wanted by...
EUGENE, OR
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Coos History Museum open for free on monthly Second Saturday

COOS BAY, Ore. — The Coos History Museum will be open for free on their monthly Second Saturday, July 9, 2022 during their summer hours from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. The museum is also hosting their monthly Explorer’s Club program for children and families for free from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Explorer’s Club is open to all children and families with hands on, history related fun and educational activities. This month’s Explorer’s Club will be a day of adventures with the opportunity to make-up previous activities for a chance to be entered into the drawing for their grand prize.
COOS BAY, OR
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