Skateboarder Seriously Injured by Car

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. –  Two teens were hit by a car while skateboarding in the 1500 block of Q Street in Springfield late Tuesday night. One of the victims, a 17-year-old male, was taken to Riverbend Hospital. The boy’s parents tell KEZI 9 News that he underwent brain surgery overnight.  They also say he has a … Continue reading »

HWY 126 Standoff Over, Suspect Arrested

NEAR BLUE RIVER, Ore. – An hours-long standoff is over with Oregon State Police troopers taking one man into custody. OSP arrested 60-year-old David Shoptaw late Tuesday night in his cabin near Blue River. Earlier in the day, neighbors said Shoptaw fired several rounds out of the window of his cabin. There were several people … Continue reading »

Threat at Lebanon High School

LEBANON, Ore. —   A social media threat saying there would be violence at Lebanon High School put the campus on a lockout Tuesday morning. The Lebanon School District says it got a report from someone about a threat on a new phone app called Burnbook. The district says the threat was about someone coming … Continue reading »

Standoff in Blue River

BLUE RIVER, Ore. — Officers are responding to a standoff between police and an armed man in a home near the town of Blue River. Troopers say they responded to reports of a disturbance at 2 p.m. Tuesday on Highway 126 East near Blue River Drive. They say a man was firing randomly at people … Continue reading »

Lebanon Police Respond to Online Threat

LEBANON, Ore. — There is a strong police presence at Lebanon High School Tuesday after someone posted a violent threat on social media, the Lebanon Police Department said. Police say someone left an anonymous post on the social media app Burnbook, which made a reference to potential violence at the school. Lebanon police said they … Continue reading »

Candlelight Vigil Honors Dave Frohnmayer

EUGENE, Ore. — Students remembered former University of Oregon President Dave Frohnmayer at a candlelight vigil on the steps of Johnson Hall Monday night. Frohnmayer’s impact on campus was certainly far reaching as dozens of students came out for the vigil. Students who organized the vigil say after each conversation with Frohnmayer, they left feeling … Continue reading »

Two Dead in Lowell Car Wreck

LOWELL, Ore. – Two people are dead after a single-vehicle crash on Pengra Road outside of Lowell, according to the Lane County Sheriff’s Office. A third person was flown by helicopter to a Springfield hospital with life-threatening injuries. The crash happened just before 10 p.m. on Sunday. Deputies confirmed the car was headed westbound when it … Continue reading »

Police Restrain Teen on Drugs

EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene Police are warning about the dangers of drugs, after police had to restrain a teen who they say was acting strangely. Officers were dispatched to disorderly juveniles in the 2900 block of Summit Terrace Drive around 5:08 a.m. Sunday. Dispatch advised the officers that two teen males had taken an unknown drug … Continue reading »

Oakleigh Meadow Project Delayed

EUGENE, Ore. — A Eugene co-housing community’s plans are being pushed back by the Oregon Court of Appeals. The project manager for Oakleigh Meadow says the Oregon Court of Appeals pushed their case back to the Lane Use Board of Appeals, delaying any groundbreaking on the project by about six months. Each month the co-housing … Continue reading »

Adult Shop Robbed at Knifepoint

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Police say an adult shop in Corvallis was robbed at knifepoint late Friday night. Corvallis Police say a man entered the Adult Shop on NW 9th Street Friday night and waited for about an hour for all the other customers to leave. When he was alone with the store clerk, police say … Continue reading »

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