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Water Quality District informatiional meeting held at Lakeside Lion’s Hall

Dec 18, 2014 2 Comments Print

A townhall meeting was held at the Lakeside Lion’s Hall sponsored by the Coos County Commissioners Tuesday night, to discuss the formation of a Tenmile water quality district.  There were approximately 125 people in attendance, most disapproving of the new taxing district. A spirtited debate arose with Tim Bishop, the head organizer of the proposal, unhappy that […]

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Lakeside Planning Commission report

Dec 15, 2014 1 Comment Print

Lakeside Planning Commission held a workshop on November 20, with the topic of discussion being zoning regulations for recreational marijuana facilities in the event one does come to Lakeside. After a lengthy discussion, which included public participation, we came to the consensus that, out of concern for the welfare of the children of the community, […]

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Update: Fatal crash North of Bandon on Highway 101

Dec 14, 2014 No Comments Print

Oregon State Police (OSP) is continuing the investigation into Sunday morning’s single vehicle double fatal crash on Highway 101 north of Bandon. On December 14, 2014 at 7:48am (OSP) troopers from the Coos Bay Area Command responded to a single vehicle double fatal crash on Highway 101 near milepost 255. Preliminary information indicates that a […]

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Update: Lakeside City Council workshop cancelled

Dec 11, 2014 No Comments Print

The City of Lakeside City Council will hold a Workshop on Saturday, December 13, 2014, at Lakeside City Hall, 915 North Lake Road, beginning at 1:00 p;m. Workshops are sessions of discussion. These meetings are open to the public. Topics under discussion: 1. City Councilor Round Table Discussion of City Operations, Priorities and Future Goals The workshop […]

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High wind and heavy rain warning

Dec 10, 2014 No Comments Print

Oregon State Police (OSP) are asking folks in the Curry, Coos and western Douglas Counties to use caution as high winds and heavy rains cover the area. According to OSP Lieutenant Steve Mitchell, “All three counties are experiencing heavy rain and high winds.” Drivers are advised to use caution and be prepared in case standing […]

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A new taxing district being proposed for Lakeside: Tenmile Lake Water Improvement District

Dec 08, 2014 1 Comment Print

Tim Bishop owns property on Tenmile Lake. Bishop made a presentation at the regular September city council meeting. He is representing a group that is attempting to form a water improvement district on Tenmile Lake, (a special district with a tax base). Map I is the originally proposed city parcels in green that the TLWID stated they […]

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Holday banners on display in downtown Lakeside

Dec 05, 2014 No Comments Print

Santa’s helpers Cathy Reiss and Mike Smith from the Lakeside Chamber of Commerce were spotted putting up holiday banners on Eighth street in downtown Lakeside. Banners were made for all the major holidays and Chamber events. They are the creation of Chamber Secretary Sheli Roe, who along with Chamber members painted the banners, over the course of […]

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Lakeside City Council regular meeting agenda

Dec 05, 2014 No Comments Print

The Lakeside City Council will hold a Regular Meeting at the Lakeside City Hail, 915 North Lake Road, Lakeside, Oregon, at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 11, 2014. Please note: if you would like to videotape or record the meetings, you are more than welcome to do this, but please declare before the meeting starts. […]

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Lakeside Water District regular monthly meeting agenda

Dec 03, 2014 No Comments

The Lakeside Water District will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. at the Lakeside Water District Office, 1000 N. Lake Rd., Lakeside, Oregon. Call to order. Pledge of Allegiance Approve minutes of November regular meeting Approve payment of bills. Correspondence Personnel Officer’s Report Safety Officer’s Report. Superintendent’s Report. […]

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Update: Single vehicle traffic crash on Highway 42

Dec 02, 2014 No Comments

On Tuesday, December 02, 2014, at approximately 10:26 A.M., Oregon State Police (OSP) troopers were dispatched to a report of a single vehicle fatal traffic crash on Highway 42 near milepost 45 in Coos County. Preliminary investigation indicates that a white, 1999 Ford F-350 pickup, driven by Terry A Norris, 75, of Coos Bay, was […]

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