Florence Oregon News

Oregon News from the AP

AP-OR–1st NewsMinute,344 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press MADRAS, Ore. (AP) – Firefighters have contained a 1,000-acre wildfire that had threatened more than 20 homes in central Oregon. No homes were lost and no one was injured in the Elk Fire although one outbuilding was reported […]

Ems lose

The Eugene Emeralds continue their late season struggle against the Everett Aqua Sox.  Eugene managed just six hits in a 7-nothing shutout loss in Everett last night.  The Sox had 13 hits in all to improve to 18-9 in the second half of the season, four games ahead of the […]

MOOT merges with Chamber

After months of what was described as an “operational challenge” by the Merchants of Old Town, the group will cease to exist as a separate entity later this fall.  MOOT will become a committee of the Florence Area Chamber of Commerce, but will continue to function as a downtown association, […]