In the Garden: Garden Pests

EUGENE, Ore. — For all the wonderful things you can find in the garden, there can be a few irritants–the ones responsible for the damaged leaves. Click on the video to learn some quick and easy ways to take care of those garden pests.

Out & About: Aug. 1st-3rd

Check out these fun events happening all over Western Oregon! Out & About Links: Bi-Mart Cape Blanco Country Music Festival DuneFest 2014 Benton County Fair and Rodeo 5k on the Runway and Air Fair Whiteaker Block Party For more information on other great events, or to submit your own, click here.

Pet of the Week: Penny Lane

EUGENE, Ore. — Penny Lane, our KEZI 9 News Pet of the Week, is looking for a fun, active home. She is a 1-year-old Terrier, Pit Bull, American Bulldog mix. She has a lot of energy to burn and would do well with a family that is active and has experience with dogs. She should start in a home … Continue reading »

Interview: Senior Resource Fair

EUGENE, Ore. — Do you have questions about senior living? What about finances or health concerns? Perhaps your parents are aging and you’re interested in home care. You can get your questions answered at SPIN’s 7th annual Boomer and Senior Resource Fair. Fifty vendors will be at the fair. The free fair happens Saturday, August 2 … Continue reading »

Interview: March for Climate Action

EUGENE, Ore. — Marchers are on a cross-country journey called The Great March for Climate Action. Several of the marchers are from Eugene. We first told you about them back in February. They started walking on March 1, trekking 3,000 miles Los Angeles to Washington, D.C. On Monday, the group of about 30 marchers will … Continue reading »

Interview: Wildlife Safari’s New Exhibit

EUGENE, Ore. — Wildlife Safari is a popular summer destination. This summer it’s offering camps for kids and families, and a big attraction so big that elephants can enjoy. Leila Goulet and Tena Lammers joined us on KEZI 9 News Midday to talk about the grand opening event for the new elephant water hole. They … Continue reading »

Making a Difference: Jackson Vaughn

EUGENE, Ore. — Summer at the Boys & Girls Club of Emerald Valley is a very busy time, and the need for mentors is growing. This week we introduce you to a match made stronger through athletics, and a young boy just hoping a mentor will make his life’s storyline a little better. Former University … Continue reading »

In the Garden: Deer-Resistant Plants

EUGENE, Ore. — Tired of the deer munching on your hard work in the garden? Well, there are some plants that can survive a close encounter with wildlife. For herb lovers, there’s rosemary and lavender. And for folks that like those bright summer colors, try echinacea, rudbeckia and gaillardia. Some people like to have something … Continue reading »

Out & About: July 25th-27th

Check out these fun events happening all over Western Oregon! Summer wouldn’t be complete without some fun at the fair. The Lane County Fair is this weekend in Eugene. You can see some fun concerts, ride the rides, play games and see some amazing animals! Admission varies. Concerts are free with fair admission. The Coos … Continue reading »

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