Rain cancels non-league Civil War; Too wet for Viking baseball. Siuslaw softball loses to #3 team in the state and a trio of Siuslaw Freshmen swept a pair of races in Winston

Rain cancels Oregon-Oregon State baseball, delays Siuslaw and South Umpqua. A non-league civil war baseball game scheduled for last night between Oregon and Oregon State in Corvallis was rained out… it’s not clear when or if it may be rescheduled. Prep baseball between South Umpqua and Siuslaw was also rained […]

Prep track and field, baseball, and softball. Pac 12 baseball

Mapleton 300 track and field The Mapleton Sailors won both the boys and girls team competitions at yesterday’s Mapleton 300 meet.  The Sailors scored 50 points for each gender… Alsea was second for the boys with 37 points; also second for the girls with 42 points.  No sprints or middle […]

DeFazio hosting Florence Town Hall; School budget to deal with retirement issues; Early Egg Hunt; Hang It All 2; Scottsburg Bridge

DeFazio hosting Florence Town Hall Fourth District Congressman Peter DeFazio began his Post-Easter Town Hall schedule this morning in Florence.  The Springfield democrat held one at the Florence Events Center from 11 to 12:30.   He says he looks forward to the meetings. Peter DeFazio – “You know, I never know […]

Residents engage Sanctuary status for schools; Scottsburg bridge closed due to crash; No south coast salmon season; Body found near Mapleton still not ID’d; Former Cottage Grove mayor named to Lane County Board

Schools cannot even consider it Widespread rumors in the community about a proposal to declare local schools as being “sanctuary” prompted a larger than usual turnout last night when the Siuslaw School Board met. Those rumors were false said Superintendent Andy Grzeskowiak.  He read a prepared statement at the beginning […]

Hooper hurdles to Athlete of the Week; Far West baseball and softball, track and field today. Oregon and Oregon state face non-league baseball opponents

Athlete of the Week Siuslaw Track and Field standout Clark Hooper is Coast Radio Sports’ Athlete of the Week.  The senior athlete swept the hurdles events at the Junction City Invitational, winning the 110 meter hurdles in 16.3 seconds, then capturing the title in the 300 meter hurdles with a […]

Jail audit affirms; Local resident narrowly misses London attack; Rotary sets another record; School board races shaping up; PeaceHealth Palliative Care; Douglas County libraries to close

Audit shows Sheriff is keeping a promise to voters For the third straight year, an independent audit of a special operating tax levy to fund jail operations has shown Lane County is using the money as it was promised… to restore local beds in the jail and critical youth treatment […]