Florence Oregon News

Spooky Football Debut?

It will take some wrangling and some luck, but the Pac-12 is hopeful that it will be able to experience both as they look towards Halloween for the start of competition on the gridiron.  Universities in Oregon and California will have to get approval from university presidents and both state […]

Workouts Cancelled; Pac-12 Wants to Play

Workouts Cancelled There has been a reversal in plans for Siuslaw Viking Voluntary workouts.  There were to be fall sport workouts beginning on Monday, but new COVID-19 numbers released have changed the minds of the Siuslaw School District.  For the time being the workouts will be delayed until coronavirus rates […]

Local Air Quality Improves as Valley Struggles with Wildfire; COVID-19 Testing Affected; Fund Established; Gas Prices Steady

Local Air Quality Improves as Valley Struggles with Wildfire As winds shift the Florence and Mapleton areas are benefitting.  The air quality is returning to acceptable levels and the Air Quality Index is currently 102 and 93 respectively.  That is expected to change and go even lower throughout the day.  […]

Siuslaw Announces Workout Schedule-CANCELLED

Siuslaw Announces Workout Schedule – Update The announcement of the beginning of Voluntary workouts for sports at Siuslaw High school has raised some concerns according to Siuslaw High School Athletic Director Chris Johnson. fall sports workouts were to begin on Monday September 21.  But Johnson says that has been put […]