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Prep Sports Prep basketball tonight finds Siuslaw in Harrisburg for a three day basketball tournament.  Both the boys and girls teams will be competing in games at both Harrisburg and Junction City High Schools through Saturday.   The Mapleton Sailors are in Yoncalla for non league play against the Eagles.  […]

Soroptomist Christmas Baskets; Gas Prices Dip; Florence Police Auxiliary Host Santa; Open Enrollment

Soroptomist Christmas Baskets This Saturday the Soroptomist International of Florence will hold its annual Community Christmas Basket Project.  The annual event provides food for families in the community and toys for children ages infant to 12 years old.  Carol Bennett is one of the organizers of this event who says […]

Prep Basketball; Herbert Honored

Prep Basketball    Mapleton The Mapleton Sailors were short handed last night as they traveled to Elkton to take on the Elks.  Due to sickness and grades only 5 boys were eligible to play last night, but coach Eric Wolgamott says they were apparently the right 5.  Justice Wierichs led […]

Boats on the Siuslaw

Commercial Crabbing Delayed – Again; EMAC Committee Vacancies; Bag Ban Begins; Comedy Pet Performance; Toys for Tots

Commercial Crabbing Delayed – Again The commercial crabbing season has been delayed once again on the Oregon Coast.  The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife had initially moved the start date to December 15th, but continual testing of the offshore crab has yielded crab that has not yet met ODFW […]