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Chamber Hosts Business After Hours; Pediatric Vaccination Clinic (update); Florence Seeing Rise in Cases; OHA COVID Numbers; Chamber Prepares for Holiday Season

Chamber Hosts Business After Hours Last night it was business as usual as the Florence Area Chamber of Commerce hosted its first Business After Hours in 21 months.  At one point there was a crowd of about 65 people in large meeting space across from the auditorium at the Florence […]

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COVID-19 Cases Reduce; Boil Water Notice; Florence COVID Cases Continue; Pediatric Vaccination Clinic; City Schedule

COVID-19 Cases Reduce Lane County Public Health continues to report reductions in cases of COVID-19.  Yesterday’s report included 56 new cases.  The Oregon Health Authority reported 996 new cases.  Overall the numbers reflect a 12% reduction in cases from the previous week as the OHA reports that the state has […]

BYU Over Ducks

BYU Over Ducks The Oregon Ducks were surprised at home last night at Matthew Knight Arena.  Only one Duck was in double figures as BYU dominated the evening scoring at will against Ducks.  For the Ducks Eric Williams junior scored 12 of the Ducks 49 points as BYU had four […]

Mapleton School Closed Due to Water Shortage; Declining COVID Numbers; Business After Hours; Accident Holds Up 126 Traffic

Mapleton School Closed Due to Water Shortage The water woes plaguing Mapleton have flooded over to the school system in Mapleton.  Mapleton schools announced last night that they would have to cancel schools today including all classes, activities and sporting practices due to a water shortage.  The Mapleton water district […]