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Brand new: Mary Schamehorn - As I See It
Tues: Bandon Photography Club at the library
Man drowns in Crater Lake
Many no-shows in traffic court
Man pleads guilty to killing endangered gray wolf
Oregon woman sues 911 for failing to respond
Central Oregon grocery workers may go on strike
US Navy to build world’s largest robot warship
Tourists who took sand from beach face jail sentence
Woman killed during exorcism
Tesla offers rental plans for solar panels
Alligators in Florida are climbing fences
Pit bull fights off shark to save owner
Mongo's Amazon product of the day
How to stay safe when the 'Big One' comes
2019 fishing regulations        Shellfish        Crabbing guide        Disaster Preparedness
Earthquake safety      Shoreline Education      Riverview Kennels      South Slough
Pacific Waverider       Coral Sea Scuba       Coos County Watchdog       Space Station
South Coast Striders      Coquille River chart      World Famous Langlois      German Shepherds
Coffee Break      Western World      South Coast Shopper      The Ducque      Egyptian Theatre
Coos Boat Tours      Community Garden      NW webcams      Bicycles      Bandon events      Speedway
Mt. Ashland webcam     Museum     Port of Bandon     Medical Loan Closet     Ten day weather forecast
Labyrinths      Gorse Action Group      Library      Northwest hiker      Thomas Hill
Coquille River Water Trail      City limits/zoning map      Zoning rules      Coos County parcel search map

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

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satellite image
Western infrared satellite image      

Video: How to Make Lemon Blueberry Bread

A typical day in Bandon



Bandon photo submitted by Alf

Bandon photo (inspecting the bridge created traffic jams) submitted by Brian K

An unused Bandon postcard

Bandon photo submitted by Rhonda P

Bandon photo submitted by Richard U

Tide Table


Mongo's song pick of the day: Neil Young - 'Old King'


Shawn's art pick of the week - 'Migration Time', Watercolor by Jane Schmaltz, Southern Coos Hospital Art Gallery

Bad tattoo



Beach Safety

joke of the day
I asked a guy from North Korea how things were.
He told me, "I can't complain!"


From the archives


Video: Scene from 'King Kong' (2005)

mongo and minga



Future events
Aug 20, Bandon Photography Club at the library
Aug 21,28 Coos Bay Farmers Market
Aug 21,22,24,31, Art class at Art By The Sea Gallery
Aug 22, Planning Commission meeting, the agenda
Aug 22, Music On The Bay, Mingus Park, The Brothers Comatose
Aug 23-24,30-31, Old Town Marketplace Farmers Market
Aug 24, 'Random Bandon' in the Boardwalk Picnic Shelter
Aug 24, Street Stock Battle At The Beach at Coos Bay Speedway
Aug 24-25, Blackberry Arts Festival, Coos Bay
Aug 24,30,31, 'The Great Milking Machine Caper' at the Sawdust Theatre
Aug 26, Travel Night at the library, China
Aug 29, Music on the Bay - The Brevet, Mingus Park, Coos Bay
Aug 31, Kayaking the Estuary, Charleston
Sep 01-02, Labyrinth in the sand at Face Rock Beach
Sep 06, Downtown Coos Bay Wine Walk
Sep 06, Bandon Showcase at the Sprague: Skylar Grey
Sep 07-14, Cycle Oregon Classic
Sep 11-15, Reno Air Races w/Thunderbirds
Sep 13-15, 73rd Annual Bandon Cranberry Festival
Sep 14-15, '16th Annual Mill-Luck Salmon Celebration' at the Mill Casino
Sep 20-22, Oregon International Air Show, McMinnville
Sep 21, Coquille River community paddle for canoes, kayaks, stand up boards
Sep 27,Oct 18,Nov 30, Alive After Five & Wine Walk, Old Town Bandon
Oct 12, 'Oktoberfest' at the Mill Casino

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