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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 […]

First use of Administrative Review underway

A new design review process aimed at speeding up and streamlining the process for certain properties in the Florence Business Park is being used for the first time.  Florence Assistant Planner Michelle Pezley (PEEZ-lee) says the final application for the new Florence Dialysis Clinic on Kingwood Street is now complete.  […]

More Oregon News from the AP

AP-OR–3rd NewsMinute,350 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press NEWBERG, Ore. (AP) – Over 120 guests evacuated an Oregon hotel following an early morning explosion, and authorities are investigating whether it was the result of a drug-making operation. The Oregonian reports the blast occurred at the Best […]

Oregon News from the AP

AP-OR–2nd NewsMinute,307 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press NEWBERG, Ore. (AP) – More than 120 people have evacuated a hotel near Portland following an overnight explosion. The Oregonian newspaper reports that the blast occurred about 3 a.m. in a room at the Best Western hotel in […]

NW Sports from the AP

AP-NW–1st SportsMinute,317 Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press CLEVELAND (AP) – Felix Hernandez shook off a hard fall on a fielding play to strike out 10, Wily Mo Pena drove in four runs and the Seattle Mariners chased Cleveland’s Josh Tomlin before […]

Oregon News from the AP

AP-OR–1st NewsMinute,307 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – A police officer responding to a report of a man with an aggressive pit bull trying to board a bus fatally shot the dog near a north Portland bus stop. Portland police spokesman Lt. […]