Stacey Kafka

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Name: Stacey Kafka
Date registered: January 7, 2013

Latest posts

  1. Homeless Rest Stop Open House — January 24, 2015
  2. UPDATE: Inmate Committed Suicide — January 21, 2015
  3. RRR: Good Earth Home and Garden Show — January 21, 2015
  4. UO Students Being Treated for Infection — January 20, 2015
  5. Employees React to Wendy’s Closures — January 19, 2015

Most commented posts

  1. Girl Accuses Store of Discrimination — 37 comments
  2. Armed Woman Stops Burglary — 28 comments
  3. Moms Rally for Gun Control — 26 comments
  4. Police Officer Shoots Dog — 26 comments
  5. SLEEPS Protesters Expanding Campsites — 13 comments

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Duck Fans Return from Championship Game

EUGENE, Ore. — It was a busy day at the Eugene Airport Tuesday, with UO football players, coaches and fans arriving home after a disappointing loss. Duck fans who arrived say the game was disappointing, but the season as a whole was definitely something fans can be proud of, from Marcus Mariota winning the Heisman, … Continue reading »

Businesses Close Early for Duck Game

EUGENE, Ore. — Some local businesses are shutting down early Monday so employees can cheer on the Ducks. Oakway Fitness is closing at 5 p.m. The gym says they’re usually not too busy on game days anyway, and when the Ducks won the Rose Bowl many clients canceled their personal training appointments. “Clients already came … Continue reading »

Local Businesses Support the Ducks

EUGENE, Ore. — A lot of businesses around town are supporting the Ducks with storefronts done up in green and yellow. You can’t drive down Franklin Boulevard Monday without seeing some extra support for the Ducks. From McDonald’s to hotels, many businesses are hanging up signs and banners to support the hometown team. Businesses like … Continue reading »

UO President Makes Buckeye Tree Bet

EUGENE, Ore. — The University of Oregon could be getting another Buckeye tree from Ohio State University, if the Ducks win the National Championship. UO President Scott Coltrane made the bet with Ohio State President Michael Drake. If the Ducks lose, they’ll send a Chief Joseph Lodgepole Pine, an evergreen native to Eastern Oregon, to … Continue reading »

Duck Fans Celebrate Early With Pub Crawl

EUGENE, Ore. — Hundreds of Duck fans are getting a head start before the National Championship, celebrating at a Duck-themed tailgate party and pub crawl in the Whiteaker neighborhood. Fans went from Ninkasi, to Oakshire and Hop Valley. The patio of Ninkasi was packed with a sea of yellow and green as fans celebrated the … Continue reading »

Fans Make Viral Duck Videos

EUGENE, Ore. — Excitement for Monday’s football game is definitely growing and fans are finding creative ways to cheer on their beloved Ducks by writing songs for the team. Tilly Combs, a local country singer, had a bit of writer’s block last week. Then, a line about the Ducks popped into her head, so she … Continue reading »

Highlander Heroes Raise Money for CMN

EUGENE, Ore. — Some North Eugene High School students got waxed Wednesday as part of their Children’s Miracle Network Fundraiser–Highlander Heroes. If the participants raise $100,000, they’ll wax the lower part of their legs. This is the first year the pageant is allowing girls to participate. In the past it’s been called Mr. North. Participants … Continue reading »

Dog Shot By Springfield Police Officer

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A dog is recovering from a gunshot wound after being shot by a Springfield police officer. What started as an investigation into a theft at the St. Vincent de Paul in Springfield quickly escalated when police say the suspect ran across the street into his house, and the family dog became aggressive … Continue reading »

Duck Uniforms Debate Continues

EUGENE, Ore. — The debate continues over the Ducks uniforms for next Monday’s national championship game; a lot of fans disappointed there’s no green or yellow. But the athletic department says the inspiration for the uniforms comes from players, coaches and Nike, when they meet at the beginning of the season to come up with … Continue reading »

Buckeye Tree on UO Campus

EUGENE, Ore. — A tree that’s been on the University of Oregon campus for years is turning some heads. A Buckeye tree was gifted to the UO in 1958 as a wager during the Rose Bowl game between Oregon and Ohio State. There’s a plaque next to it, saying it came from Ohio State. Students … Continue reading »

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