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Mary Schamehorn - As I See It
Thu: Planning Commission meeting, the agenda
Oregon officials struggle to ID which pot sites are legal
Gray whale explores Chetco River
Bitcoin miners flocking to Oregon for cheap electricity
Oregon day care provider leaves kids to go tanning
Mt Ashland Ski Area May reopen Friday
Man falls to his death while rescuing his dog
Denver drops 72 degrees in 40 hours
Man accused of murdering wife during honeymoon
Counting calories is not the key to weight loss
Inflatable hotels planned to orbit earth
Delta passengers stuck on plane for 12 hours
Man arrested for feeding goat cocaine and whiskey
How to stay safe when the 'Big One' comes
2018 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      Mongoland diet      Coquille River chart      World Famous Langlois
Coffee Break      Western World      Koos News      The Ducque      Egyptian Theatre
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      Wind on the water      Thomas Hill
Coquille River Water Trail      City limits/zoning map      Zoning rules      Coos County parcel search map

Weather-only page that updates every 5 minutes

Weather information updates automatically every 5 minutes
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 enhanced infrared satellite image      12 hour loop

A typical day in Bandon

Bandon snow 2/19/2018, photo submitted by Magali




A painting from a screenshot by Beverley Carlock

Bandon photo submitted by Kathleen M

Bandon photo taken by Leslie, submitted by Glen P

Bandon photo submitted by Sabine

Bandon photo submitted by Shane S

Ask Mongo
Dear Mongo: Please run this notice as often as possible until the March 7 date.
The public is invited to an informal Q & A presentation on earthquake and tsunami preparedness on Wednesday, March 7, at the Community Center in Bandon City Park from 10 AM to 11 AM. Althea Rizzo from the Oregon Department of Emergency Management will be available to answer your questions.
Thank you,
Carol A

Mongo: Hi Carol, I'll see what I can do. Thanks for the info.

March 7: Earthquake & Tsunami Preparedness Q&A

Music video: Rolling Stones - Look What You've Done

Bebe Bardot
'Inflatable Woman' by Bebe Bardot

Mugshots: Charles Barkley, 1991, assault

Mugshots: Charles Barkley, 1997, aggravated battery and resisting arrest

Mugshots: Charles Barkley, 2008, DUI


From the archives

joke of the day
Dentist: “This will hurt a little.”
Patient: “OK.”
Dentist: “I’ve been having an affair with your wife for a while now.”


Video: Butter Pecan Cheesecake

mongo and minga



Future events
Feb 22, Planning Commission meeting, the agenda
Feb 23, Live music at the Broken Anchor: 'Leadbetter & Young'
Feb 23-25, 'Annie' at the Liberty Theatre in North Bend
Feb 24, Winter Market at Old Town Marketplace
Feb 24, Huge Indoor Yard Sale, Florence
Feb 26, Travel Night at the library, 'Bhutan' with Dulce Havill
Feb 28 Coos Bay Winter Market at Pony Village Mall
Mar 03, 'Bite of Bandon' in The Barn
Mar 03, 'Cape Arago Trails Hike' w/South Coast Striders
Mar 03,04,17,18,30,31 Labyrinth in the sand at Face Rock Beach
Mar 04, Bandon Showcase presents: Martha Redbone at the Sprague
Mar 07, Earthquake & Tsunami Preparedness Q&A in the Barn
Mar 09-11, Clambake Music Festival at The Mill Casino
Mar 09-11, Coos Bay Speedway car show at Pony Village Mall
Mar 12, Film Night at the library, 'Shadows and Fog' w/Woody Allen, Mia Farrow
Mar 19, Book Club Night at the library, 'The Boys in the Boat' by Daniel James Brown
Mar 24, SOLVE Oregon Beach Cleanup
Mar 25, Shoreline Education for Awareness seminar at 7 Devils Brewery
Apr 01, Cape Blanco Lighthouse, Hughes House and the Port Orford Lifeboat Station Museum open for season
Apr 11-17, Tall Ship Tours, Coos Bay
Apr 23, 'Duo Baldo' performs at Egyptian Theatre, Coos Bay
Apr 13, Shoreline Education for Awareness seminar at Bandon Library
Apr 21, 'Tales from the Cemeteries' at the Bandon Museum
Apr 28, Shoreline Education for Awareness 'Annual Puffin Party' at Face Rock
May 02,09,16,23,30, Downtown Coos Bay Farmers Market
May 04,05,06,11,12,13,18,19,20,25,26,27, 'Shrek The Musical' at The Little Theatre, North Bend
May 05, Bandon Showcase presents: 'On The Rocks' at the Sprague
May 05, 'Two On Tap' performs at Egyptian Theatre, Coos Bay
May 13, 'Rhododendron Sunday' on Mothers Day at Shore Acres
May 18-19, 'Whale of a Wine Fest', Gold Beach
May 25-27, 'BBQ, Blues & Brews on the Bay' at The Mill Casino
June 02-03, Sep 01-02, Nov 23-24, Free fishing days in Oregon
June 07-10, Pistol River Wave Bash
June 14-17, Chainsaw Carving Championships in Reedsport
June 15-16, 'Lakeside Brewfest' in Lakeside
June 16, 'Tour de Fronds' cycling event in Powers
June 23, 'World Naked Bike Ride' in Portland
July 25-29, 'Dunefest' in Winchester Bay

Mongo: "Have a great day!"

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