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Posted: Friday, Feb 24th, 2017

Continuing heavy rains have left Florence with one more “lake,” according to City of Florence Public Works Director Mike Miller.

Miller said the more than 30 inches of rain that have fallen so far this year have created a 7.5 acre “lake” on the east side of Willow Loop.

“That area, which has always been a wetlands between
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Posted: Friday, Feb 24th, 2017

On Friday, a man entered the Oregon Pacific Bank (OPB) branch at 1335 Highway 101 at 10:19 a.m. and said he was going to rob the bank.

Florence Police Comm-ander John Pitcher said, “We have been dealing with this individual for the last few days. He is having some mental health issues. Today, he went into OPB and made
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Posted: Friday, Feb 24th, 2017

Siuslaw Watershed Council and Surfriders monitor pollution and bacteria levels .

Florence is a city surrounded by water. Even a cursory glance at a map of the area shows that we are nearly encircled by the Siuslaw River and it’s tributaries.

And of course there is the Pacific Ocean to the west and many fresh water lakes scattered

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Posted: Friday, Feb 24th, 2017

The 15th annual commemoration of 300 years of progressive legislation to bring civil, human and equal rights to all…

Read the full article at foxnews.com…

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