UO to Celebrate Tribal Nations

EUGENE, Ore. — After more than two years of planning the flags of all nine of Oregon’s tribal nations will fly above the Erb Memorial Union. The University of Oregon will hold an installation ceremony at 10 a.m. on Thursday to dedicate the new flag poles. “We are extremely grateful to the nine tribes who … Continue reading »

Would-Be Bomber Gets 30 Years

PORTLAND, Ore.– The young man convicted of plotting to bomb a Portland Christmas Tree lighting ceremony, will spend 30 years in prison. Twenty-Three year old Mohamed Mohamud was arrested in 2010 after he attempted to detonate what he believed to be an explosives-laden van that was parked near the tree lighting ceremony in Portland. The … Continue reading »

Wildlife Safari Zoobilee

WINSTON, Ore. — Halloween is right around the corner and the Wildlife Safari is getting ready for its annual Zoobilee. Besides getting to check out the safari’s newest additions, including two marmosets, visitors can play games, visit different booths, and even see some special Halloween themed shows. “It’s called Dr. Frankenstein and the Superspecies Serum. … Continue reading »

Coos Bay Man Missing

ROSEBURG, Ore. — The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office needs help looking for a Coos Bay man who was reported missing on Sunday. Investigators say 59-year-old John Ambrosini, Sr., left his home in Coos Bay on Friday, Sept. 26 to go for a motorcycle ride to the Roseburg area and was to return home later that … Continue reading »

Jury Selection for Jodi Arias Trial

(CNN) — Jury selection in the Jodi Arias sentencing re-trial started Monday. Last year, jurors found Arias guilty of murder. But they deadlocked on whether Arias should be put to death. The court is now starting the process of choosing jurors who will determine her punishment. Cameras will not be allowed in the courtroom this … Continue reading »

OSP Seeks Help, Fatal Hit & Run

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. – A man was found dead in the middle of the road Saturday night after an apparent hit and run, east of Cottage Grove. Oregon State Police is reaching out to the public, hoping someone can help them figure out who was driving when the pedestrian was hit. Police say someone found … Continue reading »

Oregon Gubernatorial Debate In Eugene

EUGENE, Ore. — Oregon voters had a chance to hear from five of the six candidates for governor Saturday in Eugene. The Gubernatorial candidates forum was as part of the League of Oregon Cities 89th conference. This comes after a debate in Sunriver Friday between Governor John Kitzhaber and State Representative Dennis Richardson. Saturday’s debate … Continue reading »

Coach Arrested On Child Sex Abuse Charge

(CNN) — A former school football and wrestling coach is now facing child sexual abuse charges. Police say they’ve identified at least eight victims in two states: Oregon and Washington. Kenneth Carroll appeared before a judge by video after he was captured in Montana and extradited to Oregon. According to the Clackamas County District Attorney’s … Continue reading »

Motor Home Fire Investigation

EUGENE, Ore.– Eugene-Springfield firefighters responded to a motor home fire in Eugene. It happened on the 3000 block of Firwood Way at 5:10am Friday. Flames engulfed the motor home and spread to surrounding trees, vegetation, and a fence. Fortunately, firefighters knocked it out before flames could spread to nearby homes. The fire department says the … Continue reading »

Ecstasy-Laced Candy Found

EUGENE, Ore. — The Eugene Police Department says a new take on a popular drug has hit the streets, and it could be especially enticing for kids. Officers say they found ecstasy disguised as candy last week when they contacted two men in the Park Blocks in downtown Eugene. Police say the men had about … Continue reading »

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