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Port of Siuslaw

Three Buttes Fire Update; Beach Clean-up; Grand Marshall for Veterans Parade Announced

Three Buttes Fire Update Firefighters worked diligently over the weekend securing and patrolling the area surrounding the Three Buttes Fire 11 miles northeast of Florence.  The fire is now reduced to 119 acres and is 27% contained.  Fire managers says they are confident that the fire will not spread beyond […]

Athlete of the Week; Schedule

Athlete of the Week The Sports Club, the Siuslaw News and Coast Radio Sports congratulate sophomore Will Johnson as this week’s Athlete of the Week.  Will excelled on both sides of the ball with 3 touchdowns on offense including a 61 yard touchdown pass and a special teams touchdown on […]

Siuslaw River Bridge

Transportation Committee; Food Insecurity; Credit Unions Tackle Scam Texts

Transportation Committee The City of Florence Transportation committee will meet tomorrow evening with one action item on the agenda.  The committee will discuss compact car parking standards.  The issue could potentially be updated in the city code following the discussion.  There is currently no specific wording that standardizes compact car […]


Viking Soccer Siuslaw Boys Varsity Soccer adds another win to their season with a shut out of Sweet home last night. The Vikings scored 2 goals.  The game was scoreless after the first half but in the second half the Vikings put on the pressure taking 14 shots on goal.  […]

Sports Schedule; Mapleton Football

Sports Schedule Viking JV and Varsity Volleyball will host Creswell this afternoon and evening from Glen Butler Court.  JV competition begins at 4:30 and Varsity follows at 6:30. Cross country begins its season today at the Country Fair Classic near Veneta. Viking boys Soccer travels to Sweet Home with JV […]