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Small town, big heart
December 16, 2011 09:30 pm

 Brookings-Harbor may be a small community, but the hearts of its residents are gigantic, especially when it comes to celebrating the holidays and thinking of others.

To name a few:

Volunteers again have transformed Azalea Park into a holiday wonderland featuring thousands of colored lights and decorated sculptures. The show closes Dec. 24. Don’t miss it!

 

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‘County in crisis’ series draws mixed reactions
December 13, 2011 10:39 pm

 

Some of our readers will be glad to learn that the Curry Coastal Pilot will soon wrap up its series of reports on Curry County and it’s financial woes. 

In fact, one reader said, “Enough, already!” following the fourth story in the series. 

 

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Consumers may get swiped again
December 06, 2011 10:55 pm
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Curry County stories create attention
November 30, 2011 09:35 am

 

The special Curry County Citizens’ Committee meets for the first time today, in an all-day session aimed at walking the volunteers through the fiscal crisis that’s coming in our direction. We wish them luck, but we don’t believe they will find any “silver bullet” kind of solution.

Meanwhile, the Pilot’s series of special reports on the county’s budget situation has covered how we got here and the problems facing a few of the most obvious solutions: continued federal payments, higher property taxes, further cuts to the budget, and finding other revenues.

 

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There’s good news too, if you pay attention
November 25, 2011 08:23 pm

 

After watching the late-night newscasts, checking major news websites and reading the Curry Coastal Pilot, we understand how easy it is to think that everything is doom and gloom. It is, unfortunately, human nature to be more attracted to bad news.

However, as the holidays approach, there is no end to good news in the Pilot, if you’re looking for it. Here are some reminders about the encouraging events and news that we’ve reported in the past few weeks.

 

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Thankful for those who help our community
November 22, 2011 10:19 pm

 

Tomorrow is Thanksgiving, a day for people to enjoy an extended weekend, visit family and friends and gorge themselves with turkey and all the fixins. It’s also a time when people express their thankfulness for all the blessings in their lives.

As a community, Curry County has many things to be thankful for. We should all take a moment tomorrow to remember and give thanks to those in our community who make it the great place that it is.

 

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Pull government out of the liquor business
November 16, 2011 10:13 am

 

Washington voters decided last week to kick their state out of the liquor business. That’s progress. Oregon voters should get the chance to do the same.

The issue is not about eliminating liquor taxes or halting liquor regulation. Oregon should regulate liquor, not be in the liquor business.

 

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