Stacey Kafka

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Name: Stacey Kafka
Date registered: January 7, 2013

Latest posts

  1. Heeran Center’s License Suspended — March 4, 2015
  2. CDC Researching at UO Vacine Clinic — March 3, 2015
  3. Dog Quarantined After Attack in Veneta — March 2, 2015
  4. UO Vaccination Clinics Begin Monday — March 1, 2015
  5. Concern In Veneta Following Dog Attack — March 1, 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. Dog Neglect & Theft Investigation — 24 comments

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Amputees Climb To New Heights

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Around a half dozen amputees, who do a variety of fitness activities together climbed the rock wall at Willamalane Saturday. They all come from different backgrounds. Some have been amputees for years, others just a few months. The group says getting together to try new challenges is a rewarding experience. “Really empowering. … Continue reading »

UPS Driver Stops Burglary in Progress

CRESWELL, Ore. — The Lane County Sheriff’s Office is crediting a delivery driver for thinking fast and stopping a burglary in progress. The Sheriff’s Office says it was responding to a burglary call on Highway 99 last Wednesday when it got a call about another burglary from  UPS driver Ken Young. Young says he noticed some … Continue reading »

Applicants Practice for EPD Test

EUGENE, Ore. —  Hopeful police officer applicants put their fitness to the test Sunday, all part of the Eugene Police Department application process. So far, hundreds of people have applied to be police officers for the Eugene Police Department. Now they have to go through quite the lengthy process to join the police force. Sunday … Continue reading »

Brewery Holds Superbowl Watch Party

EUGENE, Ore. — The Elk Horn Brewery is having a watch party for local Seahawk and Patriot fans. The brewery has a 12th man special plate of appetizers and will be giving away prizes to people guessing scores each quarter. Since we’re in the Pacific Northwest the brewery expects quite a few Seahawk fans, but … Continue reading »

Students Volunteer in Local Parks

EUGENE, Ore. — Around 400 University of Oregon students spent Saturday morning giving back to the community. These students worked on eight different projects all around Eugene. Students say they want to give back to the community and beautify some parks near campus. “We have this tree planting, we’re also doing path resurfacing in several … Continue reading »

Free Eye Clinic

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Dozens of community members lined up early Saturday morning outside of the Volunteers in Medicine Clinic for free eye exams. The mobile Casey Eye Institute Clinic from OHSU partnered with the Volunteers in Medicine Clinic for the exams. During the first half of the day, the clinic saw 40 people and had … Continue reading »

Volunteers Hand Out Free Smoke Detectors

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Volunteers were in Springfield Saturday to educate community members about fire safety and prevention. The Red Cross says house fires cause more casualties than any other type of disaster, so Saturday more than 100 volunteers walked door to door to educate community members about the importance of smoke detectors. These volunteers introduced … Continue reading »

Home Show Draws Record Crowds

EUGENE, Ore. — The Good Earth Home, Garden, and Living Show wrapped up around 5:00 p.m. Sunday and organizers say this was one of the best shows yet. This year some vendors sold out of all their products in the first two days of the show, which organizers say has never happened. People didn’t just … Continue reading »

Truffle Festival Draws Thousands

EUGENE, Ore. — The Willamette Valley is one of the only places in North America where you can find truffles that make extraordinary dishes which is why the Oregon Truffle Festival drew crowds from as far as Australia and France. The festival takes place in Eugene each year. This year, it expanded to Portland. Organizers … Continue reading »

Homeless Rest Stop Open House

EUGENE, Ore. — Community members had a chance to tour the newest homeless rest stop in Eugene Saturday. The Nightingale Health Sanctuary opened in December. It’s near Lane County Behavioral Health, across from Autzen Stadium. It’s home to about 20 people and has room for ten more. Residents say they’re very happy at the new, … Continue reading »

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