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Oregon to stop taking 5 cent cans and bottles for recycling

COOS COUNTY — Beginning Oct.1, containers with OR 5 cent redemption on them cannot legally be sold in Oregon and stores may refuse to redeem them. Read more

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Commissioners approve long-awaited carport roof for Coos County Animal Shelter

COOS COUNTY — The Coos County Board of Commissioners Tuesday approved the installation of a carport to be built at the Coos County Animal Shelter that will provide coverage to one of the shelter’s “meet and greet” area. Read more

UPDATE: Winter Lakes teacher resigns after posting sexually explicit comments

COQUILLE – A math teacher with the Coquille School District resigned Tuesday after posting sexually explicit comments online. Read more

Jordan Cove LNG offers new incentive program to landowners

COOS BAY — Pembina sent letters to 225 landowners who will be impacted by the Jordan Cove LNG project, offering them a $30,000 dollar pre-approval incentive payment. Read more

North Bend Middle School principal takes challenges in stride

NORTH BEND — Since becoming the new principal at North Bend Middle School, Ralph Brooks has been met with overwhelming community support.

“I’ve had a lot of parents call in their support,” Brooks said. “I didn’t realize how much support there was on this, so I appreciated that.” Read more