Florence Oregon News

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New COVID-19 Related Deaths; Surgery to Reopen; State Money Becoming Available for Business and Worker Relief; Enforcement Suspension Extended; Shooting Reported

New COVID-19 Related Deaths The state of Oregon has now tested more than 44 thousand people for the coronavirus.  New numbers out yesterday have moved the total number of confirmed cases to 2,127.  50 cases have been reported in Lane County and all but four of those cases have been […]

PPP Loan Update

PPP Loan Update Businesses in Florence have reacted positively to the Small Business Administration’s Payroll Protection Plan Loans.  Oregon Pacific Bank has reported that they have made 87 loans totaling almost 5.5 million dollars.  Unfortunately for the time being, the funds have dried up and local banks like OPB and […]