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McCullough Bridge now open

Oct 23, 2014 No Comments Print

Update: Motorists are advised to use caution when crossing the bridge. The sidewalks will remain closed until next week. Update: Motorists still detouring around East Bay Drive, McCullough bridge remains closed. Oregon State Police (OSP) is continuing the investigation into the death of a 52-year old Florence man whose body was found in Coos Bay […]

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Lakeside city council candidate forum

Oct 23, 2014 1 Comment Print

The Lakeside Women’s Club sponsored a candidate’s forum for city council positions at the Lions Hall, moderated by Janne La Valle. LaValle made it clear that the forum was not a “campaign event, but an informational event and to please listen respectfully.” Nine candidates present: Mayor’s position – current appointed mayor Dean Warner and candidate […]

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Celebration of life chapel funeral for “Pete” Frizell

Oct 22, 2014 No Comments Print

Editors note: Pete has been visible in Lakeside for many years. He will be missed. A celebration of life chapel funeral for Lewis Peter “Pete” Frizell 73 of Lakeside will be held Friday, October 24, 2014 at 2:00 PM at Coos Bay Chapel 685 Anderson Ave. with Pastor Danny Trail of Lakeside Community Church officiating. […]

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The City of Lakeside passes ordinance taxing marijuana

Oct 20, 2014 1 Comment Print

At the beginning of the Lakeside City Council meeting Thursday night, under the three minutes public input period, Elaine Armstrong spoke on a “new business” agenda item dealing with marijuana. The item was a seven page “Ordinance establishing a tax on the sale of marijuana and marijuana-infused products in the City of Lakeside and declaring […]

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City of Lakeside 2014 November election

Oct 16, 2014 2 Comments Print

The Oregon general election day will be held on Novermeber 4, 2014. Coos County ballots will be mailed on October 17, 2014. Voters should receive their ballots between October 18, and October 24, 2014. The City of Lakeside offices will have a ballot drop box along with other locations throughout the county, or ballots can be mailed […]

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Dinner concert and fund raiser October 18,

Oct 15, 2014 No Comments Print

The popular band “Done Deal” along with the Lakeside Chamber of Commerce are sponsoring a dinner concert and fund raiser, Saturday, October 18, at 6 – 9 p.m. and held at the Lakeside Lion’s Halll. Read advertising flyer Admission of $7 for adults and $4 for kids includes: one serving spaghetti, green beans, garlic bread, […]

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Lakeside Candidates’ Forum Scheduled

Oct 14, 2014 No Comments Print

A Candidates’ Forum will be held 7 p.m., Monday, Oct. 20, at Lakeside Lions Club, Bowron Rd., Lakeside. Mayoral and Council candidates will introduce themselves to the community and answer questions in a moderated panel format. Questions will be submitted in writing by the audience. Candidates for Mayor are Dean Warner, incumbent, and former Councilor […]

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Lakeside City Council meeting agenda

Oct 10, 2014 1 Comment Print

The Lakeside City Council will hold a rescheduled regular meeting at the Lakeside City Hall, 915 North Lake Road, Lakeside, Oregon, at 7 p.m. on Thursday, October 16, 2014. October 16, 2014 Lakeside City Council meeting agenda  

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Halloween safety tips from OSP and the national center for missing & exploited children

Oct 10, 2014 No Comments

Halloween is one of the most exciting times of the year for children, but sometimes hectic for parents and guardians. In addition to worrying about costumes and cavities, parents must be conscious of where their children are and who they are with. Oregon State Police and NCMEC urges parents, guardians and children to remember that […]

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Free garden seminar

Oct 09, 2014 No Comments

The Coquille Valley Seed Library is hosting a FREE garden seminar on Thursday, November 13, 6 pm at the Owen Building, 201 N. Adams St., Coquille. “Creative Uses for Garden Vegetation: Baskets, Rope, Textiles, and Dyes” will be presented by Don Delyria, head instructor for the Coquille Valley Traditional Skills Center. Don is a self-taught […]

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