Author: George Henry

Huff Takes Second In State Wrestling Championships; Vikings Finish With a Win; College Hoops; On The Diamond

Huff Takes Second In State Wrestling Championships Senior Siuslaw wrestler Ricky Huff faced the number one seed for the state wrestling title in the 120 pound weight class.  Huff succumbed to Crook County’s Pacer Quince in 2:53 seconds in Saturday’s match. Freshman wrestlers Elijah Lacosse and Brady Libby also competed […]

Boats on the Port of Siuslaw

McClure To Leave Port; Stabbing Investigation Still Open; Airport Gets New Marker; Snow? Could be!

McClure to Take Position With Fire and Ambulance It may have seemed like a foregone conclusion.  The choice for Port Manager, but acting interim manager, Dina Mcclure withdrew her name from the running to accept a position with Western Lane Ambulance District and Siuslaw Valley Fire and Rescue as Officer […]

Wrestling Championships Today; California Takes Its Toll on Oregon Schools; Far West League Season to Close; Women’s Roundball; Time For Baseball

Wrestling Championships Today OSAA State Wrestling Tournament gets underway today at Portland’s Memorial Coliseum.  Three Siuslaw Viking Matmen will compete:  Ricky Huff: Elijah LaCosse; Brady Libby.  Competition begins at 8:30 this morning and will continue until late Saturday afternoon. California Takes Its Toll on Oregon Schools Late turnovers were the […]

Gazebo on the Siuslaw River

Group Hopes to Spread Light on Oil Drilling; Every Child Initiates Florence Chapter; Port to Review Manager Applications

Group Hopes to Spread Light on Oil Drilling The Trump administration’s decision to allow drilling off shore continues to raise concerns about the waters off the Oregon coast. The Interior Department is proposing opening up 90 percent of federal waters to oil and gas drilling. The new draft five-year-plan includes […]

Vikings to Move to 3A For Football; Crude Comes Down While Pump Remains High; Fresh Stock For Free Fish Weekend; Mapleton Open House

Vikings to Move to 3A For Football The Siuslaw will be competing in 3A football next season.  The official word came down yesterday from the OSAA.  This will pit the Vikings against teams that are more closely related in enrollment size and a potentially more competitive environment.  According to Siuslaw […]

Viking Boys and Girls Win in North Bend

Vikings Victorious In North Bend The Siuslaw Vikings had the lead late in the game last night against North Bend but a late bucket put the Bulldogs in the lead.  With 12 seconds remaining the Vikings tied it up sending it into overtime and held off the bulldogs for a […]