UPDATE: Fatal Crash Near Pleasant Hill

PLEASANT HILL, Ore. — Oregon State Police confirms there was a fatal crash early Monday morning on Highway 58 at Parkway Road in the Pleasant Hill area. They say the crash involved only one vehicle off the road and there was one person inside. Police were called to the scene at¬†approximately 7:20 a.m. Shortly after … Continue reading »

Livestock Dead in Barn Fire

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — South Lane County Fire and Rescue was called to a barn fire at the intersection of London and Latham Roads in Cottage Grove around 6 a.m. Sunday. Crews arrived to find the structure fully involved with fire. The barn was being used as ¬†temporary housing for five occupants. No injuries were … Continue reading »

Duck Basketball Players Accused of Theft

EUGENE, Ore. — Two University of Oregon men’s basketball players are accused of shoplifting from the Market of Choice on Franklin Boulevard in Eugene last month. Police say a grocery store employee caught Elgin Cook and Jalil Abdul-Bassit, both 21, stealing food on the afternoon of September 12. Officers responded and the two men were … Continue reading »

Coburg Man Injured in Motorcycle Crash

Near HARRISBURG, Ore. — A Coburg man is seriously injured after he crashed his motorcycle at an I-5 rest stop around 7:30 p.m. Friday. Oregon State Police say Eddie Bates, 42, entered the Oak Grove rest area near Harrisburg going 50 miles per hour and hit a curb. He was ejected 75 feet onto the … Continue reading »

White House Briefs Public on Ebola

WASHINGTON (CNN) — As fears are growing over U.S. efforts to contain the Ebola virus, the White House is hoping to get local officials and national agencies on the same page. “We are not just facing a health crisis, but a national security priority,” said Lisa Monaco, Assistant to the President for Homeland Security. At … Continue reading »

Ducks Stunned at Autzen by Arizona 31-24

Courtesy: University of Oregon Athletics EUGENE, Ore. – Terris Jones-Grisby scored the tiebreaking touchdown with 2:54 left, plowing into the end zone from a yard out, and Arizona stunned Oregon once again with a 31-24 victory Thursday night over the second-ranked Ducks. True freshman Nick Wilson ran for a pair of touchdowns and caught another … Continue reading »

Cheryl Kidd to Be Released

SALEM, Ore. — It’s still unknown when Cheryl Kidd, the woman who killed Eugene Police Officer Chris Kilcullen, will be moving into her new home in Pendleton. Pendleton Cottage opened in 2009 and consists of two separate houses that can hold up to 16 people, which will eventually include Kidd herself. The Psychiatric Security Review … Continue reading »

Oregon Ducks Go Pink for Arizona Game

EUGENE, Ore. — The Ducks want to bring home the “W.” But with pink uniforms on Thursday night, the fight to end breast cancer is also on their minds. This is the second year the Ducks have dawned pink gear on the field. No one can forget those pink helmets from last year, and though … Continue reading »

Kidd Released to Pendleton Facility

SALEM, Ore. — Eugene Police Officer Chris Kilcullen’s killer will be conditionally released from the Oregon State Hospital. The Oregon Psychiatric Security Review Board made the decision Wednesday afternoon. It’s been at least three and a half years since Cheryl Kidd took Kilcullen’s life just off the highway that now bears his name in Springfield. … Continue reading »

UPDATE: Worker Exposed to Chemicals

EUGENE, Ore. — An employee is recovering after being exposed to chemicals at a laboratory in west Eugene. Fire and hazmat crews responded to Thermo Fisher Scientific at about 10 a.m. Wednesday. They say the worker was exposed to two chemicals–methyl iodide and picoline. “While the incident was first reported as an explosion, the incident … Continue reading »

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