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  1. A3 High School sends two seniors to New Zone Gallery for a month-long internshipRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2018 | Eugene Weekly

    ... provides high school juniors and seniors the opportunity to intern for local businesses around Eugene and Springfield. These internships last the entire month of January and replace classes with work experience. At first, Ashburn and Whitworth spent ...

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  2. Heat lamp used to keep baby chicks warm sparks Springfield fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2018 | The Oregonian

    The Eugene Springfield Fire Department says the man who lived at the house returned home Saturday evening to find a dresser and wall in flames and the house filled with smoke. The man partially put the fire out with a garden hose before firefighters arrived.

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  3. Eugene surgeon asserts VA director continued retaliation despite investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2018 | The News-Review

    ... 200 current and former VA employees were interviewed about whistle-blower retaliation. Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Springfield, who had requested the investigation, said a preliminary report indicated senior management changes would be made to address ...

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  4. VA will provide in-home care for Iraq veteranRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2018 | The News-Review

    Facing a federal lawsuit, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs announced Friday that it had reached an agreement to extend in-home health care through April for a Springfield veteran with Lou Gehrig's disease who needs around-the-clock care. Michael Williamson sued the federal agency on Jan. 23 in U.S. District Court in Eugene after a VA contract company notified him that his home health care of nearly 17 years would halt on Feb. 13 because it couldn't find caregivers, according to the suit.

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  5. Accused principal bought gun before death, causing lockdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2018 | The Columbian

    An Oregon charter school principal who tried to buy a gun, causing a lockdown at the school, before later hanging himself was being investigated for sexual misconduct allegations involving a minor, according to police. Michael Fisher was placed on leave from the Academy of Arts and Academics in Springfield on Wednesday morning and the lockdown occurred shortly after, the Register-Guard reported.

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  6. Principal of Springfield's A3 charter school dies of apparent suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2018 | The News-Review

    The A charter school principal placed on administrative leave Wednesday has A committed A suicide, Springfield police A confirmed Thursday evening. Springfield police Lt.

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  7. Home health care for disabled Oregon vet suing VA extended for 60 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    Facing a federal lawsuit, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs announced Friday that it had reached an agreement to extend in-home health care through April for a Springfield, Ore. veteran with Lou Gehrig's disease who needs around-the-clock care.

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  8. Principal commit suicide amid criminal investigation into sexual contact with student newRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2018 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    A school principal in Springfield, Oregon who committed suicide Thursday was under investigation for having sexual contact with a student, according to police. It's been a difficult week for the Academy of Arts and Academics.

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  9. VA extends home health care for disabled Springfield veteran for 60 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2018 | The Oregonian

    Facing a federal lawsuit, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs announced Friday it had reached an agreement to extend through April in-home health care for a Springfield veteran with Lou Gehrig's disease who needs around-the-clock care. The veteran, Michael Williamson, had filed the lawsuit against the federal agency on Jan. 23 in U.S. District Court in Eugene, after New Horizons, a company that contracts with the VA's medical facility in Roseburg, notified Williamson that the home health care provided to him for nearly 17 years would halt on Feb. 13 because New Horizons couldn't find caregivers, according to the suit.

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  10. High School Students Learning New SkillsRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2018 | Eugene Weekly

    ... provides high school juniors and seniors the opportunity to intern for local businesses around Eugene and Springfield. These internships last the entire month of January and replace classes with work experience. At first, Ashburn and Whitworth spent ...

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  11. Disabled Ore. veteran sues VA over plan to cut home careRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    A Springfield, Ore. veteran with Lou Gehrig's disease who needs around-the-clock care is suing the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs over a plan to force him to move to a nursing home out of state.

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  12. Photos show OSU student govt. rep making Nazi salute, waving swastika flagRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | The Oregonian

    ... Northwest. They show many exchanges between a commenter named "DatGoy" that antifa identified as Oswalt and Springfield resident Jimmy Marr, viewed by national groups tracking extremists as a leading figure in the movement. Marr is infamous for ...

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  13. Disabled Springfield veteran sues VA over plan to force moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | OregonLive.com

    A Springfield veteran with Lou Gehrig's disease who needs around-the-clock care is suing the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs over a plan to force him to move to a nursing home out of state. The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court in Eugene, says Michael Williamson has received in-home care for nearly 17 years through a company that contracts with VA's medical facility in Roseburg, the Roseburg VA Health Care System.

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  14. Man, bicycle pinned under vehicle in Springfield, OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | Seattle Times

    The Register-Guard reports the driver told police he was heading home from work late Monday when he felt his vehicle start to pull to one side and operate oddly. He pulled over and discovered a 42-year-old man and a bicycle under the vehicle.

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  15. Sunset on Mill RaceRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2018 | Outdoor Photographer

    Mill Race Path at Sunset in Springfield Oregon. A beautiful peace is felt but interrupted by the urgency to get out before dark.

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  16. lastRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2018 | KLCC-FM Eugene

    Activists against human trafficking in the Eugene-Springfield area are holding a series of events this month to spread awareness of the problem.

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  17. Pot retailers caught in OLCC minor stingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | Bend Bulletin

    ... as well as those in Central Oregon, which scored 100 percent compliance. Three of 19 retailers in the Eugene-Springfield area failed the sting, giving that area the next highest compliance rate, 84 percent. Four of seven licensed pot retailers in ...

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  18. Updated: DeFazio discusses preliminary VA investigation resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | The News-Review

    After hearing a preliminary report from investigators Thursday, Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Springfield, said he believes senior Roseburg Veterans Affairs Medical Center officials will be reassigned or removed. DeFazio was briefed Thursday on the results of a recent investigation by the VA's Office of the Medical Inspector and the Office of Accountability and Whistleblower Protection.

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  19. Lloyd Center Sears on list of stores to close; Springfield outlet tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | OregonLive.com

    ... that liquidation sales would begin as early as next week at stores that would close. The Gateway Street store in Springfield is also on the closure list released Thursday.

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  20. Slant - 2018-01-04Read the original story

    Jan 3, 2018 | Eugene Weekly

    ... must win locally and nationally. Here's a new candidate who has already filed for Lane County commissioner from Springfield (District 2). Joe Berney, who is challenging the Republican incumbent Sid Leiken, says this district has an 11-point ...

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