UO to Host TEDx Talk

EUGENE, Ore. — A local CEO will speak about issues surrounding women in the workplace this Saturday at the University of Oregon. This TEDx event is independently organized through the UO and will explore the ways diversity fuels creativity. Sabrina Parsons, the CEO of the Eugene-based company Palo Alto Software, is one of the event’s … Continue reading »

2 Towns Ciderhouse Expanding

CORVALLIS, Ore. — A Corvallis ciderhouse is growing, and that means more cider varieties and more jobs. 2 Towns Ciderhouse is opening another facility near the Corvallis Airport. On Thursday, crews unloaded cider tanks at its new site. The company says it will be able to start producing more ciders, which will help the local economy. … Continue reading »

Roseburg Man Arrested for Stealing Car

WINSTON, Ore. — A stolen car was recovered by its owner, along with the help of Roseburg Police. Police received a 911 call Wednesday morning from a man saying he was following his car, which had been reported stolen two days before. A Winston police officer stopped the vehicle near Willis Creek Road and Brockway … Continue reading »

Interview: EPD Citizen Radar Program

EUGENE, Ore. — Are you ever frustrated when speeders ignore posted speed limits, especially in a school zone? You can help the Eugene Police Department track problem areas. Debbie Janecek from EPD shared more about the program on KEZI 9 News Midday. To sign up for the program, call Harlow Meno with Eugene Police Crime … Continue reading »

Advice Radio Show To Hit Airwaves

EUGENE, Ore.– When it comes to our health, some topics are hard to talk about. So Lane County Public Health and Human Services is hitting the radio airwaves on a show called “Health Matters”, where answers to your questions are just a call or click away. The hosts are Jason Davis, Public Information Officer for … Continue reading »

SUV Crashed into Craft Business

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — An SUV came crashing through the front doors of Jo-Ann Fabrics and Craft, taking out the front doors in the process. Police say an elderly woman drove a small SUV right through the front doors about 1:45 Wednesday afternoon and into the store. Officers couldn’t say what caused the wreck, but no … Continue reading »

The Best & Worst Jobs of 2014

EUGENE, Ore. — The annual list of best and worst jobs of 2014 was just released. The website CareerCast.com comes out with a list every year, ranking 200 professions based on a number of factors including stress, income, and potential growth. This year’s best job? Being a mathematician. According to the website, the worst job for … Continue reading »

OSU Women’s Lacrosse Goes to Nationals

CORVALLIS, Ore. – The Oregon State University Women’s Lacrosse team is advancing to the national championship round for the first time since the program was created, and it is looking to the community for support. The team, a club organization through Dixon Recreation Center, has existed since the mid-1990s, and has never advanced to the … Continue reading »

New Bike Shop In Downtown Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A new bike shop is now open in downtown Springfield, just in time for the warm weather. Cycle Logical has been open since April 1 but the owner is still as thrilled about it as he was on opening day and he’s not the only one excited about being in business on … Continue reading »

City Discusses Willamette Street Changes

EUGENE, Ore. — It’s been discussed for more than a year, and now the city of Eugene is one step closer to making a decision for the future of South Willamette Street. Willamette Street between 24th and 32nd avenues will see some changes within the next few years. On Wednesday, the consultant team that’s been … Continue reading »

Older posts «

» Newer posts