Florence Oregon News

Blue-Green algae found in Coos County lake

Public health officials are warning residents and visitors to North Coos County to stay away from the water in South Tenmile Lake.  Water monitoring has confirmed the presence of toxic blue-green algae.  It can produce toxins harmful to humans and animals.  Experts say swallowing or inhaling water droplets should be […]

Oregon News from the AP

AP-OR–2nd NewsMinute,294 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – Federal prosecutors say a gold and silver coin dealer from Tigard has been indicted on 13 counts of mail fraud and wire fraud for taking customers’ money but failing to deliver coins. The U.S. […]

Emeralds take advantage of Indians

The Eugene Emeralds capitalized on seven Spokane errors… as well as a pair of home runs by second baseman Casey McElroy… to down the Indians 9-4 last night at PK Park.  McElroy joined the Ems two weeks ago after being drafted in the 11th round out of Auburn. Last night’s […]

Oregon News from the AP

AP-OR–1st NewsMinute,350 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – A lighting storm raked Central Oregon and started nearly 200 range fires, one of which has grown into a complex of five fires that have burned more than 15,000 acres and forced the evacuation […]

Mapleton 2019 football schedule

Mapleton Sailor Football Schedule 2019 Non-League 9/6/2019 7pm Mapleton Riddle Mapleton High School Non-League 9/13/2019 7pm Chiloquin Mapleton Chiloquin High School Non-League 9/20/2019 7pm Mapleton Siletz Valley Mapleton High School League 9/27/2019 7pm Mapleton Elkton Mapleton High School League 10/4/2019 7pm Oakridge Mapleton Oakridge High School League 10/11/2019 7pm Mapleton […]

Port pursuing new manager

The Port of Siuslaw Commission worked on wrapping up their plans to search for a new manager in a special meeting yesterday.  Interim manager Suzy Lacer said the initial job notification will be posted this week with an application deadline in about four weeks.  Commissioners are on a tight deadline […]