Author: George Henry

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Skarlatos Visits Florence; Mapleton School Board Revisits Pool; Siuslaw School Board Starts School Year; Reedsport Water Break; Lane County Recognized For Employee Welfare

Skarlatos Visits Florence 4th district congressional candidate Alek Skarlatos visited Florence yesterday on his latest bid to be the next representative from one of the largest districts in Oregon.  Skarlatos met with supporters and potential supporters at ICM Restaurant.  He spoke with Coast Radio News prior to his luncheon.  He […]

Ems vs Hops

Eugene Emeralds starting pitcher Mason Black was pummeled in his appearance last night against the Hillsboro Hops.  Black pitched 3 and a third innings giving up 8 runs on 9 hits on the Hops way to a victory.  The Hops would add 2 more runs for the 10-1 victory.  The […]

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Ems The Eugene Emeralds lost a full game lead in the Norwest League standings last night as they gave up two 7th inning runs to the Hillsboro Hops breaking a 3-3 tie.  One of the runs came on a wild pitch bringing a runner in from third base.  The Ems […]

Airport Grass Fire; Annexation Complete; Robert “Bob” Read; Friends of Florence; Planning Commission Volunteers Needed

Airport Grass Fire Calls came in from around the city including dunes city to report smoke and fire yesterday at about 2:10.  A grass fire started at the Florence municipal airport yesterday afternoon during a crack sealing maintenance  on the runway and taxiway.  A lot of smoke came from the […]

Ems Baseball

Ems Baseball The Eugene Emeralds are staying just ahead of the Vancouver Canadians in the Northwest League.  The Ems faced the Hillsboro Hops last night and came out swinging scoring 3 runs in the top of the second inning on a three run homer by shortstop Jimmy Glowenke.  A run […]

Boats on the Port of Siuslaw

Johnson Begins 28th Year; Ems Schedule

Johnson Begins 28th Year Siuslaw High School Athletic Director, Chris Johnson begins his 28th year coaching the Cross Country team.  Johnson said in a social media post that he thought he would be here one year in a temporary position.  Johnson’s teams have won district and state titles during his […]