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Information Sought on Missing Woman

Information Sought on Missing Woman The Lane County Sheriff’s Department is seeking the public’s help in finding Kathryn Green.  She was last seen on August third in the area of Washburne State Park just north of Florence off of Highway 101.  Green is known to frequent coastal areas of Oregon.  […]

SVFR Chief Langborg Resigns; ODOT Announces New Yachats Connector; Be Ready Expo; Kiwanis Club Assists Boys and Girls Club; Cougar Sightning in Dunes City

SVFR Chief Langborg Resigns Last night the Siuslaw valley fire and rescue board met during a public meeting and during the meeting Chief Jim Langborg announced that he would be resigning his position as Chief.  Langborg is expected to continue on through October.  He has accepted a position in California, […]

Siuslaw River Boardwalk

Oregon Minimum Wage Increases

Oregon workers are getting a bump in the minimum wage but will also pay a new statewide transit tax.  Workers in the Portland area on Sunday saw the minimum wage jump to $12 per hour, or a 75-cent increase. While workers in Marion and Polk counties got a 50 cent […]