Ore.: 7 arrested in postal closure protest
Seven people have been arrested in Springfield, Ore., after refusing to end their sit-in at a protest against the pending closure of a mail processing center in that Willamette Valley city.
Urban Lumber Company
Owner and founder Seth San Filippo started Urban Lumber Co. in 2006 and opened their downtown showroom during the spring of 2012.
Cars crashing on icy corner in Springfield
Residents said the crashes are happening at 72nd Street and Thurston Road. Cars are making the turn too fast, crashing into neighborhood walls and fences.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Man crashes 40 feet down embankment, arrested for DUII
Springfield Police say a man was drunk when he crashed through a guard rail near the intersection of Mohawk Blvd. and Highway 126 late Saturday night.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Toys For Tots helps parents: 'It is a lot of work, but it's well worth it'
The season of giving is in full swing, and the National Guard worked with a group of dedicated volunteers to make sure every child had a great holiday season.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Springfield Renaissance Development Corp buys downtown building
The force behind the Wildish Community Theater and other Springfield projects has purchased a downtown property.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
A week after snow, will schools open Friday?
The mercury got above freezing - and stayed there - on Thursday for the first time in more than a week Eugene last registered above freezing on Wednesday, December 4. Then Friday, December 6, happened: a forecast 1 to 3 inches of snow manifested as 8 inches down to the valley floor.
Biz Beat 12-12-2013
The campaign to raise state and federal minimum wages is going strong, and now Oregon State Treasurer Ted Wheeler is calling for more transparency in corporate executive pay packages.
When Charles Dickens wrote A Christmas Carol , he probably did not foresee it being told via acrobats, stilt dancers and jugglers.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
'Calling school closures the night before is an extremely rare occurrence'
While many schools on Wednesday declared late starts or even closures for Thursday, the three largest local school districts - Eugene, Springfield and Bethel - said they would evaluate the situation on Thursday morning before making any decisions.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Wife saves husband from silent killer: 'She found me. She saved my life'
EUGENE, Ore. - Paul Trosper fired up the wood stove in his Corvallis garage Monday at he set about fixing a gasoline-powered generator.
Will schools open Wednesday?
Snow fell Friday, canceling school. The temperature hasn't gone above freezing since, so the snow stuck around.
The Myth of Medical Marijuana
MT @DJatFolio : A commercial for Chase Bank is being filmed 3-6 p.m. today in front of @MOCAjack at 333 N. Laura St., according to the city.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Will there be school Tuesday? Depends on where you live
Will there be school Tuesday? Friday's snowfall stuck around all weekend and claimed a second day of school on Monday.
Ben Wright began screen printing with his older brother before he began school at the University of Oregon.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Fire crews respond to house fire in South Eugene
Officials said that all of the occupants made it out of the house, which had been divided into three separate occupancies.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Eugene declares snow emergency: Move parked cars off main roads
Eugene Public Works has declared an ice-snow emergency, effective immediately, the City of Eugene said Friday morning.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Travel in snow: Plowing priorities, tire chains and bus routes
If it snows, can you go? Unless you absolutely have to travel, your best bet is to stay put during a snow event.