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New: Mary Schamehorn - As I See It
Tues: Florence Farmers Market
Gas prices in Medford rose 53 cents this past week
Oregon churches step in to teach addicts how to use Narcon
Protester injured by Salem police awarded $1M in lawsuit
Eugene man skateboards to San Francisco
Humane Society rescues 94 rabbits from Vancouver home
Germaphobe Howard Stern finally leaves his 'bunker'
Death toll from Hurricane Ian tops 100, search continues
98-year-old describes riding out the hurricane
Ringo Starr, 82, and his All-Starr band forced to cancel show
North Korea fires ballistic missile over Japan
NASA urges stargazers to enjoy 'evenings with giants' in October
Man with 100 snakes found dead in his home
Quiz: Match the arrestee with their alleged weapon
Everything isn't awful
Mongo's Amazon product of the day

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2022 fishing regulations        Shellfish        Crabbing guide        Disaster Preparedness
Earthquake safety      Shoreline Education      Riverview Kennels      South Slough
Labyrinths      Coral Sea Scuba       Space Station       MychalsMyrtle
South Coast Striders      Coquille River chart      World Famous Langlois
Coffee Break      Western World      South Coast Shopper      The Ducque      Egyptian Theatre
South Coast Bicycles      Bandon Bicycle Works      Today's Fire Danger
Bandon Buzz      Community Garden      NW webcams      Bandon events      Speedway
Mt. Ashland webcam     Museum     Port of Bandon     Medical Loan Closet     Ten day weather forecast
Southern Coos Health      Gorse Action      Library      Northwest hiker      Thomas Hill      Air quality
Earthquake safety guide      City limits/zoning map      Zoning rules      Coos County parcel search map
Wheelhouse menu   Billy Smoothboars menu      Edgewaters menu      Alloro Restaurant menus
Bandon Bait menu      Tony's Crab Shack menu      Bandon Fish Market menu      Lord Bennetts menu     
Bandon Brewing menu      Face Rock Creamery menu      Eat 101 Food Truck menu      Bandon Pizza menu     
Bandon Baking Co. menu      Bandon Coffee Cafe menu      Asian Garden menu      Arcade Tavern menu     
Foley's menu      The Loft menu      Wayne's Weenies menu      Broken Anchor menu     
Shoestring Cafe menu      Lloyd's menu      Asian Garden menu      Rancho Viejo menu      La Fiesta menu     
Wilson's Market menu      The Station menu      Pastries & Pizza menu      The Rolling Pin menu     

Bandon's rain year is Oct 01 thru Sep 30
Detailed weather history data & graphs
Ten day weather forecast

Tsunami info      Flood hazard map      Tsunami evacuation map

Video: October is Bat Appreciation Month at Oregon Zoo

A typical day in Bandon

A typical day at Bandon Brewing (Veggie pizza w/onions & artichokes)



Bandon photo submitted by Steve M

Photo submitted by Paddy (north of Floras Lake)

Can you find Lulu? Photo by Mary C

A Bandon postcard from Mongo's collection postmarked 1934

Bandon photo (Lion King Jr - 2018) submitted by Minga

Bandon photo submitted by Nicolette

Photo submitted by Ben & Shelly (Orange Finger Sponge found on Floras Lake Beach)

Bandon photo submitted by Patina

2010 photo

Ask Mongo
Dear Mongo: Would you please run this for the Bandon Senior Activity Center? Everyone's invited!
Thanks, Jo Stephens, BSAC board member

Have questions or comments about Southern Coos Hospital and Health Center?
New CEO Raymond Hino will be at the Bandon Senior Activity Center from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15 to share his experiences of his first few months at SCHHC and hear your concerns about health care in Bandon.
Refreshments will be served. The BSAC (aka "The Barn") is located behind the bright red door at the south end of the Bandon Community Center, 1200 11th St. SW. All are welcome. For more information, call Scott McEachern at 541-329-1040.

Mongo: Hello Jo, Here it is. Thanks for writing.



Call the cops!


Mongo's song pick of the day: Collective Soul - 'The World I Know'






From the archives

Shawn's art pick of the week: 'Red Bull', oil painting by Andrew Duclos, Second Street Gallery.
About the artist

joke of the day
What do you call someone who hangs around with musicians?
A bass player

Tide Table


Beach Safety

Video: Scenes from 'Scream' (1996), starring Courteney Cox, the #25 best horror movie of all time



Future events
Oct 04,11 Florence Farmers Market
Oct 04-31, Mahaffy Ranch Harvest Festival & Pumpkin Patch
Oct 05, Coos Bay Farmers Market
Oct 07, Downtown Coos Bay Wine Walk
Oct 07-08, Bandon Farmers Market
Oct 08, Mud Drags at Coos Bay Speedway
Oct 12, Birds On The Estuary, Charleston
Oct 15, Fall Mushroom Workshop, South Slough
Oct 15, Walk For The Wild at Bandon Marsh
Oct 15, 'Gorse, Pedal & Pull', Whiskey Run Bike Trails
Oct 17, Carvin Jones performs at the Sprague
Oct 21, Alive After Five Wine Walk, Old Town Bandon
Oct 23-26, Fall Match Play Tournament, Bandon Dunes
Oct 27, Planning Commission meeting, the agenda
Oct 29, Costume party & live music in Old Town
Nov 05, Wild Rivers Mushroom Festival, Brookings
Nov 24-Dec 31, Christmas lights at Shore Acres
Nov 25-26, Free fishing weekend in Oregon
Nov 25-Dec 25, Nature's Coastal Holiday-Festival of Lights, Azalea Park, Brookings
Jul 27-29, 2023, Oregon Brewers Festival, Portland

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