Parents Reacting to Attempted Kidnapping

CRESWELL, Ore. — An attempted kidnapping has the Creswell community on high alert. The Lane County Sheriff’s Office says it happened at the corner of South 7th Street and Barber Drive around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday. They say a mom called in, to report that a man claiming to know her tried to lure her son … Continue reading »

Toddler Found On School Playground

EUGENE, Ore. — For more than an hour Wednesday morning, police combed through a South Eugene neighborhood trying to reunite a toddler with his family. Police said it was a very rare situation, since the little boy was found, but no one ever noticed he was gone. Police went door to door with the toddler … Continue reading »

24 Injured in Pennsylvania Stabbing

MURRYSVILLE, Penn. (CNN) — A mass stabbing at Franklin Regional Senior High School in suburban Pennsylvania has left 24 injured. There are no fatalities, but a few students remain in critical condition. The attack occurred shortly after 7 a.m. Eastern time and lasted roughly five minutes. “The freshman who was on the ground and got … Continue reading »

At Least 20 Injured in Stabbings

Murrysville, PA. (ABC) —  As many as 20 people were injured after a stabbing spree inside Franklin Regional High School in Murrysville, Pa., at the start of the school day, emergency management officials said. Westmoreland County emergency management spokesman Dan Stevens said no fatalities were reported. At least four people with injuries Stevens described as … Continue reading »

Heroin Use on the Rise in Lane County

EUGENE, Ore. — A recent report says heroin use is up in Oregon and the same goes for Lane County. The HIV Alliance and the Lane County Methadone Treatment Program say they’ve seen a spike. Leaders of the HIV Alliance, a program providing support and education on HIV, and organizer of a needle exchange, say … Continue reading »

Cause of Fire near Glenwood Undetermined

EUGENE, Ore. — A fire destroyed a home overnight, just south of the Glenwood area. Firefighters estimate it did $100,000 to $150,000 in damage to the home in the 3800 block of 21st Street. Investigators say the damage is too bad to figure out what caused the fire. “We will formally classify this fire as … Continue reading »

Man Dies in South Eugene House Fire

EUGENE, Ore. — An investigation is under way after a deadly house fire in South Eugene. One man is dead, and another person is in the hospital. The fire happened on the 1900 block of Dogwood Drive, at about 11:00 Monday night. Police say a man in his 70s was pronounced dead at the scene, and … Continue reading »

Springfield Green Lights Development

GLENWOOD, Ore. — The Springfield City Council gave the green light Monday to a proposed hotel and conference center on the Glenwood waterfront. The Springfield City Council approved the signing of a letter of intent to start that multi-million dollar investment. Developers presented their plans Monday night at a joint meeting between the city of … Continue reading »

Neighbors Fight Off Attacker

EUGENE, Ore. — A Eugene woman and her husband thanked their quick-thinking neighbors Monday. They helped save the woman from a violent attack at the couples’ home. The 50-year-old woman was attacked at her home on Raber Road around 2 a.m. Monday. Her husband, who neighbors say was at work, thanked his neighbors for putting … Continue reading »

EPD Arrests Man Following Assault

EUGENE, Ore. – Eugene Police say they arrested a man after he entered a home and assaulted a woman Monday. Around 2 a.m. officers responded to the 600 block of Raber Road where they found neighbors detaining Tyler Joseph Kowalchuk, 20, after he attacked a woman. Police say a 50-year-old female victim was home alone … Continue reading »

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