Viking Football Coach Resigns

Siuslaw Viking head football coach Chad Smith tendered his resignation.  The information first appeared on a facebook post on the Official-Siuslaw Vikings Football page.  It states that the football program is heading in a different direction.  the Vikings were 0-8 last season  under Smith.  This fall the Vikings will have […]

Burning Season set to close June 15th

The backyard burning season is winding down with a mere two weeks left before the schedule burn season closure.  Set to end on Saturday, June 15th, but were our usual high winds coupled with higher than normal temperatures could mean an earlier end to the season.  Long range temperatures for […]

Trapp To Retire as Lane County Sheriff; Wall That Heals Arrives; Hwy 38 Construction Today; Law Enforcement Seeks to Fill 500 Vacancies

Trapp To Retire as Lane County Sheriff Lane County Sheriff, Byron Trapp announced yesterday that he will be stepping down from his post and officially retiring as Sheriff.  The effective date will be April 16th.  Trapp has served as Lane County Sheriff for the last four years and he told […]

Power Outages

Local Outages Central Lincoln PUD is working on restoring power to several outages around the area.  The problems began at around 10:15 this morning after high winds damaged power lines in the area around Dunes City and as far south as North Bend. About 5000 homes and businesses were without […]