Author: George Henry

Flower Baskets Need; Dairy Queen Close to Opening; Boat Inspections; Mental Health Awareness

Flower Baskets Need No matter what happens, all 140 pole mounted flower baskets on Florence’s main streets will be up and blooming all summer.  That’s according to Bettina Hannigan, President and CEO of the Florence Area Chamber of Commerce. “The Chamber pays for those baskets.  If we don’t get them […]

Viking Sports

Viking Sports The Siuslaw Vikings are scheduled to host the Sisters Outlaws in double-header baseball and softball this afternoon.  First pitch for both contests begin at 2 pm and the second game is scheduled to follow soon after the completion of the first. Thugh rain is in the forecast it […]

City Looking to Finalize Camping Codes; Letter Carrier Food Drive; Rhody Events For Kids; Gas Prices

City Looking to Finalize Camping Codes Even though only two people provided verbal input at Monday’s special Florence City Council meeting about the draft ordinance regulating homeless camping.  Mayor Rob Ward was pleased with the response.  He said there were seven written comments submitted. “Well, a lot of it was […]