Rig Too Quick for Situations; Property Sale; Logger Acknowledged; Busy Weekend Forward for FEC – Coast Radio – Florence Oregon Information

Rig Too Quick for Situations

The Tractor trailer rig that shut down visitors on Freeway 101 yesterday morning was apparently going too quick for circumstances based on Captain Kyle Kennedy with the Oregon State Police.  The empty chip truck pushed by Andrew Jacob Vader was touring southbound close to milepost 197 simply earlier than the Siltcoos bridge in a driving rain and failed to barter the curve within the highway and crashed into the guardrail on the west aspect of Freeway 101.  No different autos have been in volved within the accident.  Vader was warned for driving too quick for circumstances and his actions have been reported to the Oregon Division of Motor Autos.  Western Lane Hearth and EMS additionally responded.  Visitors was delayed within the space for about 2 hours.

Property Sale

The murky way forward for the dam controlling water ranges on Siltcoos Lake may very well be clearing quickly.  That dam, and one other prefer it on Tahkenitch Lake, have been a part of a web-based actual property public sale November 16th.  In response to Realty Advertising and marketing/Northwest, the agency dealing with the transaction, a sale is pending for each dams in addition to the 440 acre web site of the previous Worldwide Paper Mill in Gardener.   Each dam have been constructed a bit of greater than 60-years in the past to offer water for the manufacturing facility that closed completely in 1999.  A number of residents on the shore of Siltcoos Lake may very well be negatively impacted by  the sale if the brand new house owners wish to take away the dam for environmental causes.  Representatives of Realty Advertising and marketing Northwest couldn’t be reached for remark.

Logger Acknowledged

The Oregon Division of Forestry acknowledges three completely different logging firms annually as being one of the best of their area.  One area consists of all the pieces east of the Cascade Vary, the stability of the state on the west aspect is cut up into the northwest and southwest areas.  For the second time up to now decade, R & R King logging has been named the “operator of the 12 months” for the Southwest District.  However, that is really the third time  they’ve received the award as a result of in 2002 they received it for the Northwest District.  The award acknowledges forest operators who constantly meet or exceed pure assets safety necessities whereas doing forest work.   King Logging, together with the 2 different regional winners, one from the north coast in Warrenton, the opposite from La Grande in Japanese Oregon, shall be formally acknowledged January 4th by the Oregon Board of Forestry.  R&R King logging has been working within the forests of Western Oregon greater than 50-years and the workforce has grown to 75 workers.  Bobby King shall be our visitor on the December Our City.

Busy Weekend Forward for FEC

Each usable house obtainable on the Florence Occasions Middle goes to be in use this weekend.  F-E-C supervisor Tim Mendolia says there are two actions happening within the “flat ground” portion of the middle, and a significant manufacturing happening within the theater.

We’re going to breath deep after which push arduous into this weekend as a result of it’s going to be busy.”

Friday marks the start of what is going to be a 3-day run of the Holly Jolly Follies within the theater.  The annual “Empty Bowls” fund raiser for Florence Meals Share will even begins Friday, however following a 3 day run this week, it should return for 2 extra days subsequent week.  This weekend’s third exercise?  The Florence Regional Arts Alliance Vacation Arts Pageant.  Each Empty Bowls and the Vacation Arts Pageant supply a whole lot and a whole lot of domestically created artwork and craft gadgets to spherical out your present purchasing.

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