Author: George Henry

Siuslaw River Bridge

Police Arrest Leave No Trace Founder

The person responsible for driving up and down highway 101 and highway 126 packing up trash and leaving the bags with sad faces and sayings has been arrested by the Florence Police Department with assistance by the Douglas County sheriff’s office.  Raymond Furr, AKA Raymond Block was arrested yesterday on […]

House Fire -Hemlock Street

Siuslaw Valley fire and rescue responded to a call of smoke in the 500 block of Hemlock Street this morning about 6:07 am.  Upon arrival they found a residence fully engulfed in flames.  WLFEA operations Chief Matt House was on scene and told Coast Radio News that they have not […]

Siuslaw Bridge and Sealion

OR 58 Accident Claims Life of Florence Resident; No COVID-19 Cases Tuesday; Flu Season Coming; Preparing for Winter Storms; Florence Inspired Dune Movie

OR 58 Accident Claims Life of Florence Resident A multi-vehicle crash early this morning on Oregon Highway 58 claimed the life of a Florence woman.  Ellen Fiske, 52 of Florence suffered fatal injuries when she crossed over the center line and struck a Peterbilt commercial vehicle operated by Travis Murphy […]

Athlete of the Week; Viking Soccer

Athlete of the Week The Sports Club, the Siuslaw News and Coast Radio sports congratulate junior Siuslaw football player Ian Sissel as this week’s athlete of the week.  Ian’s play on both sides of the ball on Friday helped Siuslaw score their first 4-0 start since 2013.  on defense Ian […]