EUGENE, Ore. — President Obama’s highly anticipated announcement Thursday night brought groups all over the nation to watch parties, including here in Eugene. Obama’s executive action resonated with a number of people who were at that watch party, especially for one student whose parents are illegal immigrants, but have been here for years and want … Continue reading »
Correction from video: Police say the Toyota Tacoma was heading northbound not southbound. EUGENE, Ore. (UPDATE: 4:00 p.m.) — Highway 99 has reopened south of Junction City after it was closed for hours while police were investigating a deadly crash. It happened just before 7 a.m. Friday on Highway 99 north of Mill Iron Road. … Continue reading »
Meteorologist Melissa Frey’s Forecast Discussion: A storm is delivering heavy rain to all of western Oregon this afternoon along with high winds at the Coast and breezy conditions inland. The National Weather Service has issued a High Wind Warning for the Oregon Coast from noon until 7 p.m. Friday for sustained winds from the south … Continue reading »
Chief Meteorologist Justin Stapleton‘s Daily Forecast Discussion: Mostly quiet tonight as we’re in between storms so cherish the dry time if you’re not a fan of the rain because tomorrow starts the beginning of a wet weekend overall starting with a strong storm blasting in on Friday. The good news is that temepratures haven’t fallen … Continue reading »
Oregon wide receiver Johnathan Loyd: Oregon running back Ayele Forde: Oregon offensive lineman Hamani Stevens: Oregon head coach Mark Helfrich:
EUGENE, Ore. — Throughout the state Thursday night crowds gathered to watch President Barack Obama’s immigration announcement. “They have to drive. They have to go to work. They have to take the kids to school. They have to go to church, but many of them are looking over their shoulders,” said Juan Carlos Valle, LULAC … Continue reading »
On Tuesday we showed you the first half of our special two-part report on panhandling in Eugene. In our conclusion, we look at how much panhandling pays and who’s actually doing it. KEZI 9 News morning anchor Bob Schaper got a firsthand look at the profits of panhandling. EUGENE, Ore. — If you ever try … Continue reading »
PENDLETON, Ore. — Cheryl Kidd, the woman who shot and killed Eugene Police Officer Chris Kilcullen currently calls a secure residential treatment facility in Pendleton home. Despite protests from Kilcullen’s friends and family, Kidd was transferred there last month. They’re not the only ones with concerns about the care she and her housemates are receiving … Continue reading »
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CORVALLIS, Ore.–Oregon State Head Coach Mike Riley discussed the challenges that the Beavers will face against Washington, the defensive play makers for the Huskies and the motivation from last year’s loss.