Author: George Henry

Sailors Post First Win; Wrestling

Sailors Post First Win The Mapleton Sailor boy’s basketball team have hit the win column for the first time this season.  The Sailors broke their losing streak against the Crow Cougars last night with senior Joe Shepard leading the charge with 18 points.  Sophomore Keevyn Walker added 7 points.  In […]

Athlete of the Week; Ducks Squeak By

Athlete of the Week The Sports Club, the Siuslaw News and Coast Radio Sports congratulate sophomore Viking wrestler Dayne Muller as this week’s Athlete of the Week.  Dayne took home the Championship in the King of the Hill tournament by defeating Jose Martinez of Douglas in the semi-final before beating […]

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Local COVID-19 Numbers Surging; OHA/Lane County Change Florence Vaccination Clinic Hours; Junction City Resident to Seek Commissioner Seat; Longtime Community Leader Passes

Local COVID-19 Numbers Surging There were 22 more COVID-19 cases identified in the 97439 zip code on Friday.  Lane County is reporting multilple daily cases for the Florence area and there have been 86 cases reported in the last two weeks.  The total continues to inch towards the 1,000 mark […]

Our Town for January 2022

Greg Wood Discusses First Step – Transitional Housing Efforts: Andy Vbora – Dune Restoration Project Update Dr. Willie Foster – Peace Harbor Covid Update Jodi O’Mara – on Retirement and Cancer Rachel Pearson and Kirk Mlinek – Winter Music Festival Jason Davis Lane County Public Health Cheri Payne – Peace […]