Girl Injured at 4th of July Parade

HARRISBURG, Ore. — The Linn County Sheriff’s Office says a young girl was severely injured during the Harrisburg 4th of July parade. Deputies say the 7-year-old girl jumped off the float she was on with her dad. She fell, and then was ran over by a 10-foot single-axle trailer. The girl was taken to RiverBend Hospital … Continue reading »

“No Refusal” DUII Patrols for July 4th

EUGENE, Ore. — If you get pulled over for drinking and driving on the Fourth of July and refuse to take a breathalyzer test, be prepared to give blood. This is a first for Eugene police. If you’re pulled over on the Fourth and appear impaired, you will first take the field sobriety test. If … Continue reading »

Fireworks Stands Set Up For Weekend Sales

EUGENE, Ore. — Fourth of July is less than two weeks away. Crossfire Ministries will help bring the sparkle to each celebration by manning six fireworks stands throughout Eugene and Springfield as a fundraiser. Thursday afternoon, trucks dropped off palettes of fireworks at each location, which will then be displayed on shelves for sale starting Saturday morning. “With … Continue reading »