Grace Lim

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Name: Grace Lim
Date registered: March 11, 2013

Latest posts

  1. Psychiatric Hospital Open House — January 29, 2015
  2. Vehicle Registration Fee Proposal — January 27, 2015
  3. Smoke Alarm Campaign — January 26, 2015
  4. Good Earth Home, Garden & Living Show — January 23, 2015
  5. 4J School Choice Events — January 22, 2015

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  1. Mixed Reactions to Plastic Bag Ban — 12 comments
  2. County to Address SLEEPS Concerns — 8 comments
  3. Residents Fight Livestock Ordinance — 7 comments
  4. City to Evict Whoville Campers — 6 comments
  5. Ice-Snow Emergency Declared — 4 comments

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Psychiatric Hospital Open House

JUNCTION CITY, Ore.– Don’t let the gray cement exterior of the new psychiatric hospital in Junction City fool you. Construction of the state’s newest hospital is finally complete and the public will get a chance to take a look inside. The $84 million facility is 220,000 square feet and full of color. The attention was … Continue reading »

Vehicle Registration Fee Proposal

EUGENE, Ore.– Gas prices continue to drop, but the cost of owning your car in Lane County may be on the rise. Commissioners are exploring a local vehicle registration fee to pay for road maintenance, and may decide whether or not to put it on the May ballot. The fee would nearly double what most drivers … Continue reading »

Smoke Alarm Campaign

SPRINGFIELD, Ore.– Home fires are the biggest threat facing families in Oregon. In 2012, home fires in Oregon killed more people than Hurricane Katrina, Hurricane Sandy and 2011 tornadoes. The American Red Cross launched a nationwide campaign to make sure families have working smoke alarms. Volunteers will visit communities that are at a higher risk of … Continue reading »

Good Earth Home, Garden & Living Show

EUGENE, Ore.– The Good Earth Home, Garden & Living Show kicks off Friday evening. Organizers are celebrating the show’s 10th anniversary with more exhibits and activities than ever. There are 230 vendors and 65 seminars, including national salvage design expert Shannon Quimby. She will show off a room that she created with salvage materials. “You don’t … Continue reading »

4J School Choice Events

EUGENE, Ore.– It’s that time of year again for parents to decide where their children will attend school next year. The 4J School District will hold a series of events at the 4J Education Center to help parents explore their options. It’s a great way for families to see what different schools have to offer, … Continue reading »

City of Eugene vs. UBER

EUGENE, Ore. — A long running dispute between Eugene and the ride share app Uber will take center stage at a public hearing on Tuesday. The city says Uber has been operating illegally and is proposing a code change to make that clear. The change will explicitly apply to businesses like Uber, spelling out that … Continue reading »

House Fire in Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Ore.– One person is hospitalized after an early morning house fire on Monday. It happened on the 500 block of North 39th Street in Springfield at about 4:10 a.m. Firefighters say the fire started in one of the bedrooms and smoke quickly filled the home. Two men were inside at the time of the … Continue reading »

Habitat Family Pays Off Mortgage

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Friday marks a proud moment for the Ramirez family. They are now homeowners after they wrote a check for their very last mortgage. The family of seven built their home on the 200 block of South 34th Street in 1998 with the help of Habitat For Humanity volunteers. After 17 years, they finally paid … Continue reading »

“Wild” Author to Speak at OSU

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Author of New York Times bestselling memoir “Wild” Cheryl Strayed will make a special appearance in Corvallis on Thursday. She will speak at Oregon State University and sign books at Oregon State University in the LaSells Stewart Center Austin Auditorium at 7:30pm. Her story chronicles her struggle to find inner peace after the death of … Continue reading »

Eugene Airport Security Heightened

EUGENE, Ore.– Airports across the country, including the Eugene airport are stepping up security after terror threats in Paris and a new bomb threat. TSA personnel are conducting random searches of passengers and carry on luggage. The new protocols started last week. This comes after recent terror attacks in Paris and a publication of a “hidden bomb” … Continue reading »

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