P.O. Box 10, 148 Maple St., Florence, OR 97439 • Ph: 541-997-3441 • Fax: 541-997-7979
E-EDITION LAST UPDATED:
Current E-Edition

Top Stories Breaking News Sports Obituaries Travel Guide Meetings Photos Home 

Jordan Kent: Teaching more than athletic skills at camps

Posted: Friday, Jan 23rd, 2015
With youth basketball season in full swing, area players got an opportunity last Saturday, Jan. 17, to get coaching and training from someone who is arguably one of the greatest all-around athletes to come from the state of Oregon.
In coordination with the Boys and Girls Club (BGC) of Western Lane County, Jordan Kent, a former University of Oregon
...more

Siuslaw teams beaten by Brookings-Harbor

Posted: Friday, Jan 23rd, 2015
Bruins boys: 45 Viking boys: 38
Bruins girls: 66 Viking girls: 35

Both Viking teams were at 0-2 in the Far West League heading into last night's home stand against South Umpqua (after press deadlnes) after narrowly falling to the Bruins earlier this week on the road.
...more

Viks pin trio of titles at home meet

Posted: Tuesday, Jan 20th, 2015
Things went fast and furiously during Saturday's Nick Lutz Invitational at Siuslaw, where the Vikings hosted 16 other teams from multiple divisions for a full day of wrestling that ended early due to dominating performances on the mats.
"We had some teams and several wrestlers who pinned their way through the meet," said Siuslaw coach Neil Wartnik. "That, and smaller
...more

Five-man Sailor roster routs Mohawk, 50-25

Posted: Tuesday, Jan 20th, 2015
As the Sailors' five starters took to the hardwood at Mohawk last Friday night, they knew there would be no relief from the bench.
No one else was suited up.
...more

Siuslaw teams fall to Pirates

Modified: Tuesday, Jan 20th, 2015
The Vikings opened the Far West League season on the road Friday, taking on the Pirates at Marshfield. In the girls' game, the Vikings kept things close for the first three quarters with shooting from sophomore guard Destinie Tatum leading Siuslaw.
...more

Marine Board begins web-based registration

Posted: Tuesday, Jan 20th, 2015
After 25 years of service, the Marine Board's previous titling and registration system reached the end of its useful life and was retired. The Marine Board made the transition to a web-based titling and registration system that has more functionality, more security and brings more online options for boaters.
The new registration system combines the old mainframe data with boater
...more

When every minute counts

Posted: Friday, Jan 16th, 2015
Two and a half minutes. That's what the Siuslaw High School cheerleaders train all year for; their one-chance attempt at the Oregon State Athletic Association championships next month in Portland.
...more

Vik bowlers ready to roll into district

Posted: Friday, Jan 16th, 2015
The Viking girls bowling team competed at North Bend Lanes this past Saturday, Jan. 10, and, with the help of freshman Abby Coday and senior Shayla Peterson, the team nabbed its highest finish so far this season with fourth place overall.
"We're nearing the end of the season and the girls keep getting better with every tournament," said coach Dusty
...more

Avian flu found in wild malard at Fern Ridge

Posted: Friday, Jan 16th, 2015
SALEM -- Avian influenza strain HPAI H5N2 has been found in a mallard harvested by a hunter at Fern Ridge Wildlife Area near Eugene. The virus strain, known as H5N8, poses no immediate threat to human health. It has been circulating in Europe and East Asia and has not made people sick.
...more

Viks gear up to host Lutz Inv.

Posted: Tuesday, Jan 13th, 2015
The Siuslaw Invitational has been a mainstay event for wrestlers throughout the region for more than 20 years, with the annual multi-divisional meet renamed The Nick Lutz Invitational six years ago to honor Lutz, a 189-pounder from Siuslaw who won the 3A state title in 2005, and who died in a tragic drowning accident in 2009.
...more

Sailors scratched by Wolverines

Posted: Tuesday, Jan 13th, 2015
Alsea: 58 Mapleton: 52

Even with five 3-point shots from senior shooter Tucker Ford finding their way through the net, the Sailors were unable to keep the Wolverines from mounting a late-game rally on their home turf at Alsea on Friday night.
...more

Vikings move into league schedule

Posted: Tuesday, Jan 13th, 2015
Last weekend's Sky-West Crossover Invitational marked the end of the preseason for Siuslaw, with the Vikings kicking off the Far West League season this Friday at Marshfield.
...more









Select Page:
Within:
Keyword:

Google

Entertainment







 

Copyright 2015 News Media Corporation

News    Classifieds    Shoppe    Search    ContactUs    TalkBack    Subscribe    Information    E-Edition    Business Portal