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SNAP Benefits Could Be At Risk; Spring Beach Dangers; Wall That Heals

SNAP Benefits Could Be At Risk The federal government’s proposed changes to food-assistance eligibility has hunger-fighting groups across the nation concerned. The U-S Department of Agriculture wants to take away states’ ability to issue waivers suspending the three-month limit over three years for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program to able-bodied […]

Boats on the Port of Siuslaw

Superintendent Gets High Marks; Volunteers To Be Honored; PAC Meeting Monday

Superintendent Gets High Marks The Siuslaw School Board finished their annual evaluation of the superintendent’s job performance.  Overall Superintendent Andy Grzeskowiak received a 3.51 out of 4 rating with 4 being accomplished.  The evaluation consists of ratings on nine different performance standards and 5 goals set forth by the board.  […]

Ice Breaker Meet; Viking Baseball

Ice Breaker Meet Prep track and field this afternoon in Florence is the Siuslaw Icebreaker.  The Vikings will host Field events at 3:30, track events at 4 o’clock at Hans Petersen Memorial Field.  The Mapleton Sailors will be among the teams competing with Siuslaw this afternoon. Viking Baseball Tomorrow the […]

Siuslaw River Bridge at Sunset

3-2 Vote To Firm Up FURA Appointment Process; Work Session Shortened; Public Safety Workers Recognized; Fire Destroys Home

3-2 Vote To Firm Up FURA Appointment Process The Florence City Council voted 3-2 last night to establish a more defining process by which it chooses members of the Florence Urban Renewal Agency.  The change approves city Ordinance No. 1 series 2019, which effectively gives the city’s mayor the final […]