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WWII veteran walks with Coquille High School's graduating class  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — In June of 1945, Jack Stevens was called to fight in World War II before he could graduate with the rest of his class at Coquille High School.

Community remembers fallen Vietnam War veterans from Coquille High School  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — Around every veteran-related holiday, Brenda Webb kept seeing four names brought up in Facebook community groups.

Coquille High School gets national recognition | Education  Coos Bay World

COOS COUNTY — Coquille and Bandon high schools have been nationally recognized by US News and World Report for their students' outstanding ...

High School Stars  Coos Bay World

High School Stars. Sunset Conference Baseball. Most Valuable Player: Dallas McGill, Reedsport. First Team — Pitcher: Dallas McGill, jr, Reedsport; Mason ...

Graduation rate increases across the state | Education  Coos Bay World

Correction: Coos Bay School District's graduation rate is 65, while Marshfield High School's is 91.4)

Boil water advisory remains in effect for Coquille  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — The City of Coquille held a special meeting Wednesday night where city staff revealed their belief that a buildup of silt near the Rink Creek ...

Marshfield High School hosts Coos County job fair  Coos Bay World

COOS COUNTY — For the first time, Marshfield High School hosted a job fair Friday that was open to all students in Coos County. A week before most ...

Coquille boys' comeback falls short against Oakland | Local Sports  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — The Coquille boys basketball team took another step in its development against the No. 4 Oakland Oakers on Wednesday.

Coquille School District to purchase new building for Winter Lakes School expansion  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — Winter Lakes is expanding. The Coquille School District expects to announce this week or next the purchase of the Granite Plus building, which ...

Chess for Success tournament set for Jan. 26 in Coquille  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE - The Chess for Success Coos Curry Regional Chess Tournament will be held Saturday, Jan. 26, at the Coquille High School Library. All students ...

Home destroyed in Coquille fire | Local News |  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — In the early hours Monday morning the Coquille Fire Department battled a house fire on the 1300 block of North Henry Street.

Coquille Police Department set to host annual Shop with Heroes in December  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE – The Coquille Police Department is hosting its 10th annual Shop with Heroes event on Dec. 15 at the Coos Bay Walmart at 2051 Newmark Ave.

Coquille girls pushed, pull away from Oakland | Local Sports  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — It was bound to happen eventually, and it'll happen again.

High School  Coos Bay World

TENNIS. Class 4A-3A-2A-1A Boys. Doubles. Semifinals: Max Nicolaus and Josh Nicolaus, Marshfield, d. Shilo Day and Tod To, Oregon Episcopal, 6-3, 3-6 ...

Coquille's Morgan Baird is Ms. Basketball for Class 2A  Coos Bay World

Coquille's Morgan Baird was voted Oregon Ms. Basketball for Class 2A by coaches around the state.

Thursday Recap: North Bend has four district champions  Coos Bay World

North Bend's boys and girls got off to a strong start at the Midwestern League district track meet at Crater High School on Thursday, taking the lead in both team.

Coquille rallies to tip Bandon on homecoming night  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — Coquille football coach David Thomason prides himself on his team's fight.

Football 2018: Coquille aims to keep winning tradition | Local Sports  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — The Coquille football team graduated one of its most successful groups last spring, but coach David Thomason was as excited as ever when ...

Coquille Booster Club honors past greats with Hall of Fame induction  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — When the Coquille Booster Club held its eighth hall of fame induction banquet Saturday, a consistent theme was school pride, from the inductees ...

Unbeaten Toledo boys hold off Coquille rally | Local Sports  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — The Coquille boys basketball team has spent the season collecting real close or relatively close losses to several of the top teams in Class 2A.

Vietnam Vets and Coquille Alums honored in dedication ceremony 11

COQUILLE, Ore. - Vietnam veterans and Coquille High School alums were honored on Monday. The families of four former students accepted tributes at a ...

Coquille School District removes all athletic fees for students  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — As Superintendent Tim Sweeney always says, “It's a good time to be in Coquille.”

Coquille girls dominate Toledo in league opener | Local Sports  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — Coquille's girls basketball team made sure it didn't have any hangover from its first loss of the season, an overtime setback at top-ranked Kennedy ...

Candidates for Coquille City Council discuss city's communication issues, plans for local economy  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE – As Election Day approaches next month, The World caught up with candidates to discuss their campaigns. This year, a total of 11 candidates are ...

A new Miss Coos County is crowned | Local News |  Coos Bay World

COOS BAY — For a dozen young women, it all came down to this moment. Hand in hand, contestants stood smiling and glowing with anticipation Saturday at ...

Coquille rallies to reach state tournament | Local Sports  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — The Coquille volleyball team has made the state tournament a yearly tradition in recent seasons, so the Red Devils are used to winning the playoff ...

Travelling replica of Vietnam Memorial Wall arrives in Coquille  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — After almost two years of planning and countless meetings, the Travelling Vietnam Wall is now in Coos County. The wall, which is an 80 percent ...

Coquille's Baird is Sunset Conference MVP | Local Sports  Coos Bay World

Coquille's Morgan Baird was named most valuable player for the Sunset Conference after leading the Red Devils to an unbeaten league season, while ...

Coquille sweeps titles at twilight meet  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE -- Coquille swept the team titles while several athletes won multiple events in the annual Coquille Twilight Meet on Friday.

Lucille Maxine Van Burger | Obituaries |  Coos Bay World

A celebration of life will be held for L. Maxine Van Burger at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 6, at the North Bend Masonic Lodge, 2002 Union Ave., North Bend. L. Maxine ...

UO College of Education program works with high schools statewide to address their needs  Oregon Daily Emerald

Roosevelt High School, located in Portland, has a population of students that has been exposed to trauma such as domestic violence that make it hard for them ...

Reedsport athletes win events in Coquille | Sports  Coos Bay World

Reedsport's track team got three wins in the Coquille Twilight Meet last week.

Coquille Valley Elks Lodge hands out awards | Local News  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — Coquille Valley Elks Lodge No. 1935 hosted an awards night and hamburger feed for winners of their scholarship program, hoop shoot program, ...

New COE program will help state boost high school grad rates  AroundtheO

The Oregon School Resource Network will create the first-ever education extension *service*.

Coquille players lead Sunset Conference all-league teams  Coos Bay World

Coquille's Caiden Yates swept the top individual honors in the Sunset Conference for football, being named both the offensive and defensive player of the year ...

Coquille High School band heads to state competition 11

COQUILLE, Ore. – For the first time in nearly two decades the Coquille High School band is headed to the state championships.The symphonic band consists of ...

Bill would expand the UO's Oregon Research Schools Network  AroundtheO

Legislation in the Oregon Senate would put the program in more high schools around the state.

North Bend High School's Ty Hampton signs with Oregon  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND — One day, North Bend Athletic Director Mike Forrester was walking to his office inside the Dawg Pound and looked out over Vic Adams Field ...

Local wrestling coaches return to alma maters | Local Sports  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND — Returning to an alma mater is often something athletes think about, the idea that they would come back and coach at the school where they ...

Coquille School District says goodbye to its favorite teacher  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — Not many teachers get to say they helped educate over 7000 students, but Coquille High School's Larry Osburn can.

Georgia-Pacific shuts down its Coos Bay mill  Coos Bay World

COOS BAY — Georgia Pacific Wood Products LLC of Coos Bay announced to its employees Thursday morning that the mill will be shutting down.

Coos County Parks receives grant | Local News |  Coos Bay World

COOS COUNTY — The Coos County Parks and Recreation Department received an ATV grant of more than $200000 to help maintain and operate Riley Ranch ...

Raw numbers released from 2019 Point in Time Count  Coos Bay World

SOUTH COAST — The raw numbers from January's Point in Time Count came out on Monday, painting a larger picture of the homeless problem on the southern ...

Pamela "Pam" Kay (Wilson) Pierce | Obituaries |  Coos Bay World

A celebration of life will be held for Pamela "Pam" Kay (Wilson) Pierce, 62, of Myrtle Point, from 2 to 4 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 18, at the Owen Building, 201 N.

Southern Oregon University honors Coquille graduate killed in Iron 44 tragedy  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE – “He wanted to make a difference in this world,” said Erim Gomez about his brother, who died 10 years ago in the Iron 44 tragedy.

Miss Coos County contestants vie for titles Saturday  Coos Bay World

COOS BAY — Six young women will compete for the 2019 title of Miss Coos County on Saturday, Feb. 23.

Coquille Chamber of Commerce host Gay '90s celebration downtown  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE -- Downtown Coquille transformed Saturday as the annual Gay '90s celebration rolled through town carrying with it an outpouring of American ...

Coquille wins volleyball seeding match | Local Sports  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — Entering Tuesday's Mountain Valley Conference seeding match with Creswell, Coquille was sitting fourth in the Class 3A power rankings and ...

No decision yet on Bandon Beach Hotel | News |  Coos Bay World

BANDON — The Bandon Planning Commission did not decide at its Thursday meeting whether to approve a conditional use permit and plan review to allow ...

Trapped by a storm | Local News |  Coos Bay World

ELKTON — Last week's storm left Oregon State Police troopers trapped in Elkton, along with an entire town and 70 travelers who had hoped to just pass ...

Coos Bay approves new Eastside Elementary School | Local News  Coos Bay World

COOS BAY -- Earlier this week the Coos Bay Planning Commission approved the application for the new elementary school replacing Blossom Gulch in ...

North Bend High School renovates new gender neutral bathroom  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND — By Monday, the North Bend High School will have seven gender neutral bathrooms.

CCAT moves forward with plans to form transportation district  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — Coos County Area Transit is one step closer to forming its own governing body and becoming a non-taxing transportation district.

Thomasson sentenced to life for murder of his grandfather in Coquille  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — James Jay Thomasson, 29, was sentenced to life in prison Monday in Coos County Circuit Court, with the possibility of parole after 25 years, after ...

'Pinocchio' comes to life at Sprague Theater | Entertainment  Coos Bay World

BANDON — Senior MarLo dance student Isaac Wright auditioned for and received a full tuition scholarship to American Ballet Theater's 2019 summer intensive.

Sawdust Theatre previews upcoming season | Local News  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — Filled with anticipation and excitement, actors and performers made their way to the stage Wednesday evening at the Sawdust Theatre in Coquille ...

Kids' HOPE Center places pinwheels to raise awareness of child abuse  Coos Bay World

COOS BAY — Wednesday afternoon, the Kids' HOPE Center placed 350 pinwheels on its grounds to represent the 350 cases of child abuse that the center ...

High school chess wiz to represent Oregon in national tournament  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — Local chess wiz from Coquille High School, Joshua Grabinsky, recently earned a National Master ranking at a chess tournament in Reno, ...

Construction has begun on Hollering Place sea wall in Empire  Coos Bay World

COOS BAY — The Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua, and Siuslaw Indians have begun construction of a seawall on the Hollering Place property in ...

Wildfires continue to spread in southern Oregon | Local News  Coos Bay World

The Taylor Creek fire west of Grants Pass has been removed from the Garner Complex fire grouping and is now under new management.

Jordan Cove looks to a busy year | Local News |  Coos Bay World

COOS COUNTY — Along with opening its new downtown office, Jordan Cove LNG hopes to achieve some lofty goals in 2019.

Oregon Chief Justice Martha Walters speaks to local community on supporting Oregon courts  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND — Oregon Supreme Court Chief Justice Martha Walters met with a number of local lawyers, judges and other members of the community Friday ...

Pete Heley: Shad fishing is thriving on Umpqua  Coos Bay World

The hottest thing going right now is shad fishing on the Umpqua River. Half-day catches of 40+ shad are common at a number of locations, but the best spot ...

Free TrackTown Youth League meet is May 2 at Marshfield  Coos Bay World

The Coos Bay meet for the TrackTown Youth League will be held on Thursday, May 2, at Marshfield High School. The free program includes 16 all-comer meets ...

Prefontaine Rotary Invitational will feature top athletes | Local Sports  Coos Bay World

COOS BAY — The annual Prefontaine Rotary Invitational on Saturday features 33 teams from Oregon and California, bringing with them a number of top ...

Yvonne Lee Kern Marineau | Obituaries |  Coos Bay World

A celebration of life will be held for Yvonne Lee Kern Marineau at 1 p.m., Aug. 25, at the Coquille Christian Community Church with Pastors Bruce Russell and ...

Annual Powers Kids' Fish Derby May 18th | Bandon Western World  Coos Bay World

POWERS, Ore. – The 29th annual Powers Kids' Fishing Derby, sponsored by numerous partners, will be held on Saturday, May 18th at the Powers County Park.

Coquille Hall of Fame adds new members | Local Sports  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — The annual Coquille Hall of Fame induction ceremony Saturday night included four individuals and the only boys cross country team in school ...

Woman arrested after allegedly strangling man | Crime & Courts  Coos Bay World

LAKESIDE — A woman was arrested last week after strangling a man.According to a press release from the Coos County Sheriff's Office, deputies were notified ...

South Coast Head Start accepting applications for early preschool program  Coos Bay World

COOS BAY — South Coast Head Start is now accepting applications for the 2018-19 preschool and early Head Start program for qualifying families.

Cheer team brings home trophy, experience | Sports |  Coos Bay World

BANDON — All in all, it was a successful weekend for the Bandon High School Cheer Team.

Miss Teen Rodeo returns home for the Coos County Fair  Coos Bay World

MYRTLE POINT — At only a of couple days old, Bethany Rowe's destiny was locked in. The Coquille native said before she even stepped foot into her new ...

Search for missing former Coos County Oncologist Dr. Richard Ellerby enters fourth day  Coos Bay World

COOS COUNTY — Search and rescue teams found missing former Coos County Oncologist Dr. Richard Ellerby deceased over the weekend after five days of ...

Former Laker Tyler Strenke takes over Marshfield wrestling  Coos Bay World

COOS BAY — With Travis Wittlake Jr. graduated, his father, Travis Wittlake Sr., decided to step down as Marshfield wrestling coach, creating an opening.

Vessel Safety Inspections set for May 18 in Charelston  Coos Bay World

CHARLESTON — The US Coast Guard Auxiliary will be offering a free Vessel Safety Check at Englund Marine parking lot will be held from 8 a.m.-noon ...

'Critical shortage' of type O blood: Red Cross offers donors Amazon gift card

EUGENE, Ore. - The American Red Cross faces a "critical shortage" of type O blood, with less than a 2-day supply of the blood available for emergency rooms.

Coos County firefighters aid in fire near Grants Pass  Coos Bay World

COOS COUNTY — For over a week, a team of 12 firefighters from Coos County have been lending a hand to fire crews battling the Garner Complex fire near ...

North Bend boys secure MWL swimming title | Local Sports  Coos Bay World

EUGENE — North Bend won only six events in the Midwestern League district swim championships in Eugene on Saturday, but the Bulldogs had plenty of high ...

Oregon signs top-five recruiting class | Local Sports |  Coos Bay World

EUGENE — The University of Oregon had arguably the best signing day in school history Wednesday, getting letters of intent from 22 recruits, including the ...

High number of flu cases cause Bay Area Hospital to restrict visitors  Coos Bay World

COOS BAY — Bay Area Hospital issued an order Friday restricting visitors 18 years of age and younger from entering its Family Birth Center due to a high ...

South Coast Education Service District seeks applicants to fill board vacancy  Coos Bay World

COOS BAY — The South Coast Education *Service* District is seek to fill a vacancy on the board. If you live within the district and are interested in serving on.

The workers responsible for restoring the power | News  Coos Bay World

REEDSPORT -- Before the chilly morning air has given way to the heat of the day, Curt Woodyard hops in his work truck and heads off on Highway 38.

SWOCC women to host weekend crossover tourney | Local Sports  Coos Bay World

COOS BAY — The Southwestern Oregon Community College Lakers women's basketball team is hosting its crossover tournament this weekend.

ARG Transportation Services to end service with Coos Bay Rail Line  Coos Bay World

COOS COUNTY — At the end of this month, ARG Transportation Services will no longer be operating on the Coos Bay Rail Line. After a dispute with the ...

Coos County Sheriff's Office plans to add a new police canine to its team  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — Coos County commissioners approved a request Tuesday by the sheriff's office to purchase a law enforcement canine and training certification for ...

Shayla Coleman | Obituaries |  Coos Bay World

A celebration of life for Shayla Marie Coleman, 22, of Coquille, will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, April 29, at the Coquille High School gymnasium. Shayla was ...

Free naloxone training coming to North Bend Public Library  Coos Bay World

NORTH BEND — There will be a free training session for people interested in learning how to administer naloxone, the opioid overdose reversal medicine, from ...

Coquille Food Bank offers food twice a week  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — The Coquille Food Band will be open for food pick up from 2-4 p.m. on Mondays and Fridays. The Food Bank is located in the Holy Name ...

Pete Heley: Chinook bite finally heats up in Winchester Bay  Coos Bay World

At least two months into the season, spinner flingers in Winchester Bay are finally catching spring Chinooks. Half Moon Bay and Osprey Point have each ...

Planning Commission approves conditional use permit for Bandon Beach Hotel  Coos Bay World

BANDON - By unanimous vote at its Feb. 7 meeting, the Bandon Planning Commission approved a conditional use permit to allow construction of the new ...

Daniel Beckstead breaks Pre high school record | Local Sports  Coos Bay World

COOS BAY — The words of Steve Prefontaine last. Or maybe more accurately have lasted.

POLICE REPORT | Local News  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE POLICE LOG. Dispute. On Tuesday, August 21 at 8:12 p.m., the Coos County Sheriff's Department handled a fight on the GP Lot. COOS BAY ...

Sheriffs across the state call on voters to support a repeal of Oregon's sanctuary law  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — Over a dozen sheriffs in Oregon have signed a letter asking voters for their support on repealing the state's sanctuary law in November.

Coquille Valley Art Center to hold plant and rummage sale  Coos Bay World

COQUILLE — It is spring, and time for the popular Coquille Valley Art Association's Plant and Rummage Sale. This year's fundraiser will be held from 9 a.m.-3 ...

One dead in Glasgow house fire | Local News |  Coos Bay World

GLASGOW — Early Monday morning local firefighters responded to a structure fire of a multi-level single family home in the Glasgow area of North Bend.

TrackTown Youth League makes annual Coos Bay visit  Coos Bay World

Several athletes won multiple events in the annual TrackTown Youth League meet at Marshfield High School last week.

Apartment catches fire in Reedsport | News |  Coos Bay World

REEDSPORT — An apartment caught fire in the 700 block of Winchester Avenue in Reedsport on Wednesday morning.

Boys & Girls Club holds second track meet  Coos Bay World

The Boys & Girls Club of Southwestern Oregon held its second spring track meet at Coquille High School last weekend.

OSAA marks a century of high school sports  Coos Bay World

This school year, the Oregon School Activities Association will sanction 117 state championships in 19 sports and activities. More than 100000 students will ...

Local students on University of Oregon dean's list for winter term  Coos Bay World

EUGENE - Each term, the University of Oregon names its top students to the dean's list in recognition of their academic achievements, and 1995 UO students ...

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