Eight tomatoes to try for sauces, salads: Gardening basics
Indigo Rose tomatoes grow in a garden in Corvallis. Jim Myers, a vegetable breeder at Oregon State University, developed the purple tomato.jpg Indigo Rose tomatoes grow in a garden in Corvallis.
Native American mascots: Compromise bill heading for Oregon Senate vote
School mascots prohibited under Oregon's new rule includes Banks'. The rule allows the name "Warriors" but not "Braves" or "Indians."
More snow hits region, earlier than expected
Snow is falling in the central Willamette Valley, where a weather spotter reports that 4 inches have already fallen in Eugene .
Amity woman 29 missing; traveling from Siletz
Danielle Derenzo was due to arrive in the Siletz area but never showed up. Police said she was driving a 1989 white Lincoln Town Car with the Oregon license plate SCA 258.