Police Look for Attackers in Knife Fight

GLENWOOD, Ore. — Springfield Police are looking for four men accused of attacking another man. Police say the victim told them four white bald men approached him under the Springfield Bridge and asked for money Monday afternoon. When he said no, they attacked him with a knife. The victim was taken to the hospital with … Continue reading »

Springfield Conducts Smoke Test

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Don’t be alarmed if you see smoke in Springfield the next couple of days. The city is testing wastewater lines in the Harlow Road area. On Wednesday, crews were out in the neighborhood right behind the Dari Mart near Gateway Mall. During the test, crews force smoke into the pipes, and then … Continue reading »

UPDATE: Teen Dies in Crash

MAPLETON, Ore. — One Eugene teen is dead and another is recovering after a car crashed 40 feet down an embankment and went unnoticed for at least 24 hours. The crash was on Old Stagecoach Road between Mapleton and Walton. Oregon State Police says Canyon McCardel, 18, died and Hannah Smith, 18, was trapped in … Continue reading »

Wildlife Safari Welcomes Two Marmosets

WINSTON, Ore. — Wildlife Safari welcomed two new animals to the safari village. It says two Geoffroy’s Marmosets have joined the family. Ganda, a 2-year-old female, and Hercules, a 3-year-old male, came from two different zoos, but now call Winston home. Geoffroy’s Marmoset are originally from southeast Brazil. They normally live in lowland forests eating … Continue reading »

Eastbound Beltline Opens After Crash

EUGENE, Ore. — A three-vehicle crash sent one person to the hospital and shut down both lanes of eastbound Beltline in Eugene Tuesday morning. Police say it happened just before 8 a.m. when traffic backed up at the intersection of the Beltline and Northwest Expressway. Witnesses say a Dodge Spirit driven by Eric Johnson of … Continue reading »

Woman Missing near Blue River

BLUE RIVER, Ore. — Police are looking for a missing woman who was last seen near Cougar Dam. Lane County sheriff’s deputies responded to a missing persons call at Road 19 Saturday night around 9 p.m. They say 28-year-old Megan Elizabeth Ryan went to Cougar Dam late Saturday night with friends when she went missing. Deputies … Continue reading »

EPD Arrests New York Fugitive

EUGENE, Ore. — A Eugene man is in jail, thousands of miles from where he’s accused of committing a crime. The Eugene Police Department says it arrested a fugitive Sunday night, accused of multiple dangerous crimes in New York, after getting an anonymous tip. Four years ago, police say Jahson Marryshow robbed a Bank of … Continue reading »

Police Identify Teen Rape Suspect

EUGENE, Ore. — Police released new information Monday about a frightening attack on Saturday evening. A teenager is accused of beating and raping a woman near Autzen Stadium. Investigators say a 39-year-old woman was walking down the sidewalk, near MLK Jr. Boulevard and Scout Access Way when 17-year-old, Jaime Tinoco, allegedly dragged her into the … Continue reading »

Chuck E. Cheese Closes in Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — You’ll have to head to Salem if you want to take the kids to Chuck E. Cheese. The arcade at the Gateway Mall in Springfield shut its doors this weekend. The signs were taken down from outside the mall Monday afternoon, and employees were removing the equipment from the arcade. Our calls … Continue reading »

Heat Hustles Harvest

LANE COUNTY, Ore. — This hot weather is having an impact on area farms and their produce production. It’s mid September and with temperatures still in the 90s, the fruits and vegetables in the area are feeling the heat. We’ve broken the record in Eugene for the number of days at or above 90 degrees … Continue reading »

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