Florence Oregon News

NW Sports from the AP

AP-NW–1st SportsMinute,283 Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press RENTON, Wash. (AP) – The Seattle Seahawks claimed kicker Steven Hauschka off waivers from Denver yesterday after also picked up offensive tackle Jarriel King from the New York Giants and defensive tackles Landon Cohen […]

Back to school…

Danger could be just around the corner for thousands of Oregon school-age children says Marie Dodds with Triple-A.  Some students are already back in the classrooms, but most of Oregon schools open next week.  Dodds says there are some simple precautions that drivers can take to help keep the kids […]

Fall Beach Cleanup Coming

The annual Fall Beach Cleanup is just two weeks away.  Oregon Parks Beach Ranger Trisha Wymore says volunteers are being sought for Saturday, September 17th from ten to one.  There will be six volunteer check-in stations in the Florence Area and two in Reedsport.  Last fall about seven-thousand people turned […]

Florence woman facing sex charges

A 34-year old Florence woman is facing charges of Rape and Sodomy in the third degree after a 14-year old boy told police she had sex with him.  Abra Crump allegedly met the boy at Siuslaw Public Library last Friday afternoon.  The two then walked to a secluded area about […]