Court Upholds McAnulty Death Sentence

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Oregon Supreme Court is upholding the death sentence of a Eugene woman who tortured and killed her 15-year-old daughter Jeanette Maples. Angela McAnulty pleaded guilty to aggravated murder the day her trial was set to begin in 2011. She’s the only woman on Oregon’s death row. The high court said a … Continue reading »

OSU Celebrates Homecoming Weekend

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Beaver Believers have a billion reasons to show their school spirit this weekend for homecoming: Oregon State University is celebrating its billion dollar campaign – a fundraising goal mark OSU met earlier this year. Across campus, colleges are showcasing their achievements thanks to the $1 billion fundraising dollars supporting research, scholarships, fellowships, … Continue reading »

Uber Controversy Continues

EUGENE, Ore. — The city of Eugene is telling the popular smart phone app Uber to hit the brakes and stop operating until the company meets a list of regulations, but the ride-sharing company says it’ll continue operating until rules change. The city says it will fine Uber drivers for operating in Eugene. But we … Continue reading »

Final Day of Hospital Workers Strike

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — McKenzie-Willamette Medical Center workers were on strike for the third day Thursday. Workers picketed outside the hospital for their final day, hoping to come to some agreement with administration. They say they want management to acknowledge how valuable they are to the hospital, and these past three days have been a sacrifice. … Continue reading »

Bowen Murder Trial Begins

EUGENE, Ore. — After days spent trying to select a jury, opening statements began Thursday in the murder trial for a man accused of killing a former Cottage Grove woman. David Bowen is accused of murdering Tammy Borda last winter. Family and friends of Borda were in the courtroom as both sides presented their opening … Continue reading »

High School Holds Mock Election

EUGENE, Ore. — They aren’t even allowed to vote yet, but students at South Eugene High School are already diving into their civic duty. For the first time, the school held a mock election for the general election, so they aren’t expecting as big of a turnout. They’re voting on the races for governor, Senate … Continue reading »

Eugene Police Seek Stolen Items

EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene police are asking for the public’s help to track down items stolen from homes around the University of Oregon campus that were then sold on Craigslist. Police believe the suspect, 21-year-old Kingsley Nkwonta is selling electronics, like laptops and iPads, after a string of burglaries that stretch back to April near … Continue reading »

15th St. Closed Temporarily in Corvallis

CORVALLIS, Ore. — There was a temporary closure Thursday at a busy Corvallis intersection near the Oregon State University campus. Crews blocked off 15th Street near Washington Way to install railroad crossing equipment. The re-alignment project widened the intersection and added crosswalks and bike lanes. Pedestrians say they now feel safer, while some drivers say … Continue reading »

Giants Return Home After World Series

SAN FRANCISCO — The San Francisco Giants are World Series champions once again. The team returned home to cheering fans early Thursday morning. The giants beat the Kanas City Royals 3-to-2 in game seven in Missouri. This is their third World Series title in five years.

Plane Crash Kills 4 in Kansas

WICHITA, Kansas (CNN) — A small plane crash at a Wichita, Kansas airport has claimed four lives, according to the fire marshal, who says four others remain missing and five others are injured. Investigators say the plane crashed into a building across the street from Mid-Continent Airport. Firefighters have the fire at the building under … Continue reading »

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