EUGENE, Ore. — Dozens of people concerned about the next big emergency sat in on a urban emergency disaster preparedness class Tuesday night at REI. Instead of focusing on surviving in the wilderness, this was basically survival 101 for the city. The speakers talked about food storage and preparation and what kinds of food to … Continue reading »
SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Organizers say this craft beer festival is the premier brew fest in Lane County. You can join them for live music, great food and over 50 craft brewers of cider and beer. Proceeds raised will go to Belly-Full, a Rotary project that, in conjunction with Food For Lane County, will help to feed hungry … Continue reading »
SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Like a lot of us, Raquel Ivie started driving at the age of 16, only she drove faster than most. At 16 she was racing at Douglas County Speedway. This week Ivie and her car will be in front of More of Everything inside the Gateway Mall in Springfield. A Bi-Mart pharmacist … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — The Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art is honoring a Mexican holiday with some special exhibits starting Tuesday night. Dia de Los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, began thousands of years ago in southern Mexico as a way to celebrate the lives of past loved ones instead of just mourning them. The … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — Our KEZI 9 News Pet of the Week is Tony from Greenhill Humane Society. He is a 2-month-old Terrier, American Pit Bull mix. He would love to live with a family that will take him to puppy training classes and also help him socialize with people of many different ages and get … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — This Wednesday is the University of Oregon’s “OcTUBAfest,” a celebration of polka music and all things tuba. Joining us in the KEZI 9 News in the Morning studio were three students from the university, along with Prof. Michael Grose.
EUGENE, Ore. — The University of Oregon School of Music and Dance is hosting its third annual Halloween SpookTastic Concert Monday night. Organizers say the event is a great way to give students some performance practice while giving the community a family-friendly holiday event. Expect costumed musicians, lots of candy and Halloween spirit. Organizers say this … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — If you’ve got the pumpkin but don’t know how to transform it into a masterful jack-o-lantern, now’s your chance to learn from a pro. Master Pumpkin Carver Tom Lindskog dropped by the KEZI 9 News in the Morning studio to give us some handy tips on how to make that ordinary pumpkin … Continue reading »
SIXES, Ore. — Oregon’s newest country music festival announced its first performing artists Friday. Singers Brad Paisley and Randy Houser will perform at the festival Friday, Aug. 1, 2014. Bi-Mart unveiled plans Tuesday to bring the Cape Blanco Country Music Festival to Sixes, Oregon on Aug. 1-3, bringing 12,000 to 15,000 visitors to Curry County. This … Continue reading »
Need some ideas for how to spend your weekend? KDUK’s Valerie Streele has come suggestions on how you can enjoy your time. Out and About Links: Haunted Corn Maze Halloween Soiree Monster Mash Rufus Wainwright STOMP For more information on these and other great events or to submit your own, click here.