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  1. Driver killed in two-vehicle crash near Coos BayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    One of the vehicles caught fire after the collision, the Oregon State Police said. One driver was killed Saturday morning when two vehicles collided on U.S. 101 about 12 miles south of Coos Bay.

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  2. Beckie Spillinek poses with her dogs Kalauh, Jackson and Taz on Feb....Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... ... more WOOD RIVER, Neb. (AP) - With great efficiency, an organization transported a cat from Austin, Texas, to Coos Bay, Oregon, over a four-day period. Thirty-five drivers handled separate legs of the journey, which began on Thursday morning and ...

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  3. Kenton food cart pod needs feeding - Thursday, 23 February 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | The Bee

    ... up to 90 hours a week there. Goche used to be a commercial fisherman with his family. They'd fish out of Newport or Coos Bay, all the way down to San Francisco, areas where they'd be able to sell fish for three bucks a pound, he says. It was a ...

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  4. Oregon lawmakers try to fight the scourge of heavy backpacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | OregonLive.com

    ... was forwarded on for consideration by the Senate Interim Committee On Education, headed by Sen. Arnie Roblan (D-Coos Bay), a former principal at Marshfield High School. While it doesn't change any laws or amend the constitution, it recommends that ...

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  5. PREPS: Portland teams in 3A, 2A tourneysRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Portland Tribune

    ... in the Oregon School Activities Association 3A tournament. It is March 2-4 at North Bend and Marshfield highs in Coos Bay. Columbia Christian won for the 14th consecutive outing on Saturday, downing Knappa 39-36 in the Northwest League tournament ...

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  6. Next up in court: climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Portland Tribune

    ... a different problem: A Canadian company proposed to build a 234-mile liquefied natural gas pipeline to the Port of Coos Bay, which would have come a mile outside his farm in Roseburg. He and other environmental activists, as well as Native American ...

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  7. Ogles triple-double helps lead Clark past SW OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Columbian

    Kaden Ogles had a triple-double as the Clark men's basketball team kept pace in the NWAC South region with a 99-91 win over Southwestern Oregon on Saturday at Coos Bay, Ore. Ogles, a freshman from Newberg, Ore., had 17 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists as the Penguins improved to 7-6 in the region standings and 14-9 overall.

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  8. Minority Groups Are Battling Enviros Who are Battling Tobias Read on Proposed Elliott Forest SaleRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | Willamette Week

    Environmental groups led by the Oregon League of Conversation Voters and Oregon Wild this week blasted state officials for a vote to sell the 82,500 acre Elliott State Forest north of Coos Bay-and particularly condemned state Treasurer Tobias Read, who cast the deciding vote. But minority groups including APANO, Unite Oregon, Western States Center and the NAACP Oregon say the Elliott decision is more complicated than the choice of whether to sell or not.

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  9. Hitting the Elliott pause button should help get things right: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | OregonLive.com

    ... Oregon State Land Board, which decided to move forward with a sale of the 82,500-acre Elliott State Forest, near Coos Bay, to a logging company partnering with tribes. Upon voting 2-to-1 to sell with conditions attached, one board member, a ...

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  10. Race and justice in Oregon: A timeline - Thursday, 16 February 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Lake Oswego Review

    ... the local Chinatown and runs its residents out of the city. Alonzo Tucker, an African-American man, is lynched in Coos Bay. The Oregon Journal writes: "All the pleading in the world would not have saved him from the death he so thoroughly deserved," ...

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  11. After Malheur, Democrat allows debate on Oregon control of federal landsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | OregonLive.com

    ... to support the privatization of the Elliott State Forest, an 82,500-acre parcel in the Coast Range northeast of Coos Bay. The state is constitutionally obligated to manage the Elliott to benefit schools, and timber revenue from the land has dropped ...

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  12. State Land Board votes to sell Oregon's oldest state forestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | News-Register

    ... for years and has galvanized environmentalists across the state. There was only one bidder for the forest near Coos Bay whose price was set at $221 million: Lone Rock timber company, which would own 87 percent with its tribal partner, the Cow Creek ...

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  13. Body found is man washed to sea with sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Columbian

    A body that washed ashore on Horsfall Beach near Coos Bay, Ore., has been identified as Jayson Thomas, a man who was swept out to sea last month while carrying his 3-year-old son. Thomas and the boy were on a beach along Oregon's southwest coast when a sneaker wave pulled them out to sea.

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  14. State Land Board votes to sell Oregon's oldest state forest - Tue, 14 Feb 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... for years and has galvanized environmentalists across the state. There was only one bidder for the forest near Coos Bay whose price was set at $221 million: Lone Rock timber company, which would own 87 percent with its tribal partner, the Cow Creek ...

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  15. Oregon takes big step toward privatizing Elliott State ForestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | OregonLive.com

    Gov. Kate Brown had made a last-minute proposal to maintain public ownership of the 82,500-acre forest in the Coast Range northeast of Coos Bay. But Oregon's newly elected treasurer and secretary of state broke their silence about the forest's future, opposing Brown at a meeting of the three-member State Land Board.

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  16. Body on Oregon beach identified as victim of sneaker waveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Seattle Times

    A body that washed ashore on Horsfall Beach near Coos Bay, Ore., has been identified as Jayson Thomas, a man who was swept out to sea last month while carrying his 3-year-old son. Coos County District Attorney Paul Frasier says the body was discovered Saturday, and there is no evidence to suggest it was anything but an accidental drowning.

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  17. Envision future possibilities for our public forest landsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The News-Review

    ... been replaced by machinery of one kind or another. I have seen the loads of private lands logs that ship out of Coos Bay. These logs from Douglas County could feed local mills, but too often they don't. Recently both commissioners Freeman and Boice, ...

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  18. Jordan Cove ...'The rest of the story'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... here," reporter Ted Sickinger with the Portland Oregonian, told me last week. "The business(es) and politicos in Coos Bay are supporters. Some folks want the jobs and tax revenue as it's a very depressed community. Others are heavily opposed, think ...

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  19. 5 Things To Know About the Latest Plans For The Elliott State ForestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    At the Oregon State Land Board meeting on Tuesday morning, we'll learn more about the fate of the Elliott State Forest. Last year, the state offered the 82,000-acre public forest near Coos Bay in southwest Oregon up for sale.

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  20. Thoughts From Your Trooper: New Year has new opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | The News-Review

    ... I will discuss later. The biggest thing that Oregon State Police Fish and Wildlife Troopers in the Roseburg and Coos Bay Offices have been trying to wrap up is our serial elk poaching cases. As a brief overview, in the last 2 and a half years we ...

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