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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. Pipe Bomb Found in Florence — September 17, 2014
  2. Library to Host Make-and-Take Event — September 17, 2014
  3. Minimum Wage Goes Up Again — September 17, 2014
  4. Eugene Symphony Season Premiere — September 17, 2014
  5. New Ordinance Bans Smelly People — September 17, 2014

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  1. School Closures and Delays (Dec. 18) — 51 comments
  2. Cottage Grove Speedway Shut Down — 30 comments
  3. Eugene Man Found in Columbia River — 16 comments
  4. Other School Closures and Delays: Dec. 6 — 14 comments
  5. Cemetery Proposal Causes Concern — 10 comments

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Woman Missing near Blue River

BLUE RIVER, Ore. — Police are looking for a missing woman who was last seen near┬áCougar Dam. Lane County sheriff’s deputies responded to a missing persons call at Road 19 Saturday night around 9 p.m. They say 28-year-old Megan Elizabeth Ryan went to Cougar Dam late Saturday night with friends when she went missing. Deputies … Continue reading »

Blue Green Algae Found in Tenmile Lakes

REEDSPORT, Ore. — The state has issued a health advisory for anyone planning to head to Tenmile Lakes near Reedsport. The Oregon Health Authority issued a health advisory after high levels of blue green algae were found in the water. Health officials say the toxins can be harmful to humans and animals. Contact with the … Continue reading »

Oats Harvested for Food For Lane County

EUGENE, Ore. — An unexpected partnership is helping solve the hunger problem in Lane County. On Monday, farmers harvested 25,000 pounds of oats to be given to Food For Lane County. The oats were planted in spring on 45 acres south of the Department of Corrections. The mental health facility signed a contract with FFLC … Continue reading »

Crews Contain Fire in Douglas County

ROSEBURG, Ore. — Firefighters contained the two-acre Warm Springs Butte Fire Sunday night about five miles north of Lemolo Lake, near the Diamond Drive route. The fire started on Saturday, and crews worked all through the night to build a containment line around the fire. Under public-use restrictions, open fires are prohibited, including campfires, charcoal … Continue reading »

Study Shows Importance of Vitamin E

CORVALLIS, Ore. — A new study shows the importance of vitamin E, especially for the young, elderly and women who are pregnant. Researchers at Oregon State University say only a tiny fraction of Americans get enough Vitamin E. Vitamin has important benefits like improving fetal development and slowing the progression of Alzheimer’s. Studies also show … Continue reading »

Going Green for Halloween

EUGENE, Ore. — Next month trick-or-treaters will be hitting the streets. A question for many right now is, what will your child, or you, be for Halloween? We have some great ideas re-fashioned costumes. It’s a new line from St. Vincent de Paul. Mitra Chester, the designer of the collection, joined us on KEZI 9 … Continue reading »

Interview: Friends of Trees

EUGENE, Ore. — The group Friends of Trees is turning 25 years old. And guess who gets the gift? You can. The nonprofit is offering a variety of street trees for just $25. It’s for residents in Portland, Vancouver, Salem and Eugene. Jennifer Killian, the group’s volunteer programs manager, joined us on KEZI 9 News … Continue reading »

Unregistered Voters to Receive Postcards

SALEM, Ore. — Unregistered Oregon voters should expect to get a postcard in the mail this week. Election officials say 900,000 Oregonians who have a driver license or state ID card will be getting postcards reminding them to register if they haven’t already. Officials say it’s all part of an effort to expand participation. If … Continue reading »

Eugene Teen Dies in Car Crash

MAPLETON, Ore. — Oregon State Police has released new information about a deadly crash that happened between Mapleton and Walton. Police say 18-year-old Hannah Smith from Eugene was found trapped in a vehicle around midnight Sunday night after the car she was in went off Old Stagecoach Road, north of Highway 126 and down an … Continue reading »

Microsoft Buys Minecraft for $2.5B

(CNN) — Your kids aren’t the only ones going crazy over the video game Minecraft. Microsoft is buying the game’s developer Mojang for $2.5 billion. Since 2009, Minecraft has had more than 100 million downloads on the PC alone and has a huge online community around the world. Mojang says the relationship began when it … Continue reading »

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