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Revision Bids Rejected; Chamber Inducts New Board; Distracted Penalties Increase; Lighthouse to Close Temporarily

Revision Bids Rejected The bids are in from the Oregon Department of Transportation on the Revision Florence Project.  The City of Florence along with ODOT have been reviewing the bids..Unfortunately, according to City Project Manager, Megan Messmer, they only received two bids and they were well over the budgeted amount […]

June Our Town

Our Town: June Andy G and Lisa Utz – Summer Activities Deputy’s Arik Schenfeld and Charles Douglas – Boat Safety Inspections Dave Twombly, Central Coast Disposal – Waste Haulers Rate Hike Eli Tome – Siuslaw Watershed Council Summer Activities Keri Tatum – Siuslaw High School Principal Chris Chandler – Central […]

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Banner Bank Adds to Firework Display; Slide Repair Closes Mapleton’s Bernhardt Creed Road; Travel Alert: Bridge Closure; Old Building Gets New Tenant

Banner Bank Adds to Firework Display A $5000.00 contribution by banner bank has assured a big bang celebration for the 4th of July.  Last year the Florence Area Chamber of Commerce increased the size if the firework show and this donation will ensure that this years show will be equal […]

Heimlich Named Pitcher of the Year

Oregon State University pitcher Luke Heimlich has been named National Pitcher of the Year.  Heimlich led all pitchers with 16 wins this year and a school record 151 strikeouts which is the third highest in the nation.  Heimlich has allowed just 91 hits in 120 1/3 innings, holding opponents to […]