coquille coquille

Definition(s):

  1. (n) seafood served in a scallop shell
  2. (n) a dish in the form of a scallop shell

Usage(s):

  • Thus we read that the Pryces live in a "finished" (furnished) apartment, and she welcomes "the cookie" (the coquille).

News

  1. Grand jury indicts man on charges of murder, arson

    COQUILLE — A Coos County grand jury today returned an indictment charging Edward Lawrence Nelson with six counts of aggravated murder and three counts of first-degree arson in connection with the deaths of his wife, Kathleen, and his neighbors, Renae and Lola Cottam, on Saturday. Also, the autopsies on the …
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Register-Guard

  2. Tour Coquille’s wastewater plant

    Come learn about how public investment treats the water that runs down drains in Coquille. Tour the recently completed $10.8 million wastewater treatment facility from 5:30-7:30 p.m., today.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The World

  3. County approves $23 million budget

    COQUILLE — The Coos County Commissioners officially adopted a $22.9 million budget for the 2013-2014 year Tuesday, Commissioner Melissa Cribbins said.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The World

Quotes

  • "We are extremely disappointed," Wetherell said. "In the past, we've had a cooperative working relationship with the Coquille Indian Tribe."
    on Jul 3, 2009 By: Wetherell Source: The Register-Guard

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