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Emergency Cold Weather Shelter to Open; City Lights Cinemas Opens Up; More COVID Cases for Florence; Peace Harbor Welcomes Back Visitors

Emergency Cold Weather Shelter to Open Weather conditions over the next several nights will once again necessitate the need for opening the Florence cold weather shelter.  Greg wood announced yesterday that the facility on highway 101 across from the Sand ranch will be open and taking in individuals beginning at […]

Students to Return To Campus; HYAK Gets 1.6 Million for Rural Development; Low COVID-19 Count for Lane County; Successful Vaccination Clinic

Students to Return To Campus Siuslaw Middle School and Siuslaw High School will transition to on-campus instruction beginning Monday, March 8th.  In a release yesterday Siuslaw Superintendent Andy Grzeskowiak described the move.  Each School will have live instruction phases in the morning for about half of the students and the […]

Second Vaccination Clinic; Low Case Number for COVID-19; Variant in Douglas County; Gas Prices Continue Upward

Second Vaccination Clinic Lane County Public Health has announced a second vaccination clinic for Florence.  In addition to today’s clinic at the Florence Events Center there will be another 1000 dose clinic on Saturday.  Participants will be in the 65+ category and are selected from the current list that is […]

Local Vaccination Clinic; Firehouse Fined For Allowing Eat-In Dining; New COVID-19 Numbers; Are You Ready For Self-Driving Vehicle?

Local Vaccination Clinic Lane County Public Health is coordinating with West Lane Emergency Operations Group and the City of Florence to bring a mass Vaccination Clinic to Florence on Wednesday, March 3rd at the Florence Events Center beginning at 10 am.  Assistant City Manager Megan Messmer says that in order […]