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Name: Laura Campbell
Date registered: April 16, 2012

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Articles written by the KEZI staff are a product of our producers and web team.

Latest posts

  1. New York Doctor Tests Positive For Ebola — October 24, 2014
  2. Remains Belong to Missing UVA Student — October 24, 2014
  3. 2 Dead, 4 Wounded in WA School Shooting — October 24, 2014
  4. 77 Sears and K-Mart Stores Closing — October 23, 2014
  5. Funnel Cloud Leaves Damage near Longview — October 23, 2014

Most commented posts

  1. School Closures and Delays (Dec. 18) — 51 comments
  2. Cottage Grove Speedway Shut Down — 30 comments
  3. Crews Clear Eugene Homeless Camp — 21 comments
  4. Eugene Man Found in Columbia River — 16 comments
  5. Other School Closures and Delays: Dec. 6 — 14 comments

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Woman Sentenced for Stealing Car

EUGENE, Ore. — Tamela Trice was sentenced to 20 months in prison Thursday after she stole a car that had two kids inside. On Sept. 13, investigators say a mother went into Safeway on Main Street in Springfield. She left the engine on with her two kids–a 17-year-old and 2-year-old–sleeping inside. That’s when police say … Continue reading »

Bridge Closed During Death Investigation

NORTH BEND, Ore. — A bridge is closed on the coast Thursday morning, and a death investigation is under way. Oregon State Police closed the Conde McCullough Memorial Bridge on Highway 101 Wednesday night. Emergency responders found a man’s body in the water around 5:30 p.m., and they later pulled a car from the water … Continue reading »

UO Honored Gold Bicycle Friendly

EUGENE, Ore. — The League of American Bicyclists recognized the University of Oregon with a Gold Bicycle Friendly University Wednesday. The University of Oregon encourages bicycling as an easy option for transportation and provides amenities such as way-finding signs, bike parking and fix-it stations throughout campus. Being a bike friendly university has created opportunities for … Continue reading »

Lebanon Woman Dies in Tractor Accident

LEBANON, Ore. — Investigations continue in Linn County into a tractor incident that killed a Lebanon woman. Deputies say Doris Jennings and another man were trying to remove an oak tree near Lebanon. They were using a chain to pull out the tree when the tractor’s tires started to spin and it flipped. Jennings died … Continue reading »

Drywell Elimination Program

EUGENE, Ore. — The City of Eugene says preparations for storms start earlier than the public may realize. In 2012, the city began a Drywell Elimination Program. Drywells have historically been used in areas that don’t have a connected storm water drainage system. The water goes into these underground storage and infiltration structures during a … Continue reading »

Baby Bear Cub in Ashland Pharmacy

ASHLAND, Ore. — Some Ashland Rite Aid customers saw a rare site when they went to the store on Sunday.  A 1-month-old, 13-pound bear cub wandered into the store in the afternoon. The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife said the cub likely got separated from its mother and is comfortable enough with humans that … Continue reading »

40% of Web Users Have Been Harassed

(CNN) — New research is giving a detailed look at abusive behavior on the Web. Seventy-three percent of adult Internet users have witnessed someone be harassed online, and 40 percent have personally experienced it. That’s according to a new survey by the Pew Research Center. The group used responses from more than 2,800 Web users. … Continue reading »

Social Security Benefits to Increase

(CNN) — Social Security checks will go up by 1.7 percent next year. That equals about $22 more each month, according to the Social Security Administration. In 2015, the average retired worker will receive $15,936 a year. The modest increase is tied to the latest consumer price index, the government’s main inflation measure. It showed … Continue reading »

Qualified Craft Worker Shortage

Oregon – A new survey found that 83 percent of construction firms in the state are having trouble finding qualified craft workers. The survey conducted by the Associated General Contractors of America also found 61 percent of firms are having a hard time filling professional positions, including project supervisors, estimators and engineers. A construction economist … Continue reading »

Wanted Man Arrested Following Search

SALEM, Ore. — Oregon State Police and Salem Police arrested a wanted 21-year-old man after he fled a traffic stop Wednesday morning. OSP says around 2:36 a.m. it received a call about a driving complaint on Interstate 5. A trooper stopped the car around 2:50 a.m. on the off-ramp to Market Street. The car’s passenger … Continue reading »

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