Author: George Henry

Port of Siuslaw

Latest COVID-19 Numbers; Aquarium to Reopen; Planning Commission to Review Kiosk/CarWash Design; Watch List Updated

Latest COVID-19 Numbers The Oregon Health Authority is reporting another 267 cases in the state.  Yesterday’s total takes Oregon over the 20,000 mark at 20,225.  There has also been one new death reported an 83 year old Umatilla County man who had underlying health conditions.  Lane County’s total now stands […]

Ulrich Sets Record

On Wednesday, Lindsey Ulrich of Florence completed an historical run along the Pacific Coast Trail covering the 452 mile trail in 9 days, 13 hours and 39 minutes.  Ulrich, a stroke survivor, beat the previous fastest time by one hour and 29 minutes.  Ulrich posted a photo in tears crossing […]

Siuslaw River Bridge

Flu Potential ProblemFor Pandemic; Alternatives to Social Gatherings; Outbreaks Cause for Concern Around State; Candidate Filing Deadline

Flu Potential ProblemFor Pandemic As doctors and hospitals try to battle the coronavirus the trend on increasing numbers has some concerned that leading into the fall the onset of flu season can become an additional problem.  Dr. Bob Pelz, infectious disease specialist with PeaceHealth Oregon says the symptoms can be […]