Florence Oregon News

Weather Effects Coastal Region; Storm Damages Wall; Planning Commission Meeting; Community Garden to Move; Cycling Rules

Weather Effects Coastal Region Record rainfall for the Oregon Coast has caused problems for travelers and residents.  Overnight Saturday night the storm was responsible for downed power lines on 126 that caused the closure of the road for several hours as crews had to wait for safe conditions to repair […]

Trapp To Retire as Lane County Sheriff; Wall That Heals Arrives; Hwy 38 Construction Today; Law Enforcement Seeks to Fill 500 Vacancies

Trapp To Retire as Lane County Sheriff Lane County Sheriff, Byron Trapp announced yesterday that he will be stepping down from his post and officially retiring as Sheriff.  The effective date will be April 16th.  Trapp has served as Lane County Sheriff for the last four years and he told […]