Measles Case Confirmed in Lane County

EUGENE, Ore. — Public health officials have confirmed there’s a case of measles in Lane County. Health officials say it’s likely linked to the cluster of cases in Disneyland. Lane County Public Health says it’s conducting a full investigation to see who could be affected. It says this is the first case in Lane County … Continue reading »

Lebanon Deli Robbed at Gunpoint

LEBANON, Ore. — Police are still looking for a man who they say robbed a Lebanon deli. Detectives say it happened around 10:30 a.m. Sunday Peppers Deli in the 2700 block of South Santiam Highway. The suspect pulled a handgun and demanded money before leaving with an undisclosed amount of cash. The robber is described as … Continue reading »

Corvallis Up For $5M Energy Prize

CORVALLIS, Ore. —  Five million dollars is how much is at stake. Corvallis, one of 50 communities in the nation, is competing for a Georgetown University Energy Prize to continue promoting energy conservation. And if Corvallis were to win, residents in the community could also win some of the big prize money. Energize Corvallis, a … Continue reading »

Police: Man Lights Motorhome on Fire

NORTH BEND, Ore. — Police say a North Bend man is in jail facing arson and assault charges after setting a motorhome on fire with his girlfriend inside. North Bend police say it all happened outside Green Lightning Laundry on Virginia Avenue in North Bend around 7 p.m. Sunday. Police say William Scoville was in … Continue reading »

Students Preventing Bacterial Infection

EUGENE, Ore. — The University of Oregon is encouraging students who may have had contact with a sick student to seek preventative care. The health center saw a steady flow of students coming in Monday to get the shot that will prevent the bacterial infection Neisseria Meningococcemia. This infection can lead to Meningitis. The UO … Continue reading »

Eugene Walmart Evacuated

EUGENE, Ore. — Fire officials are still trying to figure out what caused some customers at a Eugene Walmart to report noxious odors late Sunday night. The store at 4550 West 11th Avenue was briefly evacuated around 11 p.m. after some customers complained of the odors. The fire department responded, including a hazardous material team, … Continue reading »

Oregon Students Fighting Meningitis

EUGENE, Ore. — The University of Oregon is encouraging students who may have had contact with a sick student to seek preventative care. The health center saw a steady flow of students coming in Monday to get the shot that will prevent the bacterial infection Neisseria Meningococcemia. This infection can lead to Meningitis. The UO … Continue reading »

Man Arrested for Burglary in Roseburg

ROSEBURG, Ore. — The Roseburg Police Department arrested 56-year-old Steven Martin Friday night in Canyonville. Police say on January 3, Martin broke into Oregon Tool and Supply in Roseburg. Officers distributed pictures from surveillance video showing the suspect and the car he used during the burglary to local law enforcement. Friday night, after a tip … Continue reading »

Former Mill Workers Remain Hopefull

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — News that the Springfield Plywood and Veneer Mill is being rebuilt has brought hope into the lives of former workers, who lost their jobs after it burned down in July. “Hope” seems to be about one of the only words Jeffery Clark can use to describe the news after bouncing around temp … Continue reading »

City to Hold Uber Hearing

EUGENE, Ore. — Changes could be coming to the city of Eugene’s transportation code to allow rideshare app Uber to continue operating within city limits. The city of Eugene is holding a public hearing on Tuesday to get input from residents about taxi companies and whether changes should be made to the city code, allowing … Continue reading »

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