Local Man Donates Medical Supplies

EUGENE, Ore. — If you recall back in 2013, the ABC show “Secret Millionaire” surprised residents of Oakridge with much needed donations. Since then some of the people who watched the show have remained in the giving spirit. A Eugene man and his Rotary Club are making it their mission to collect and send medical … Continue reading »

Family Stuck in Albany Because of Ebola

ALBANY, Ore. — An Albany native came back to Oregon this summer to get married, but now she and her family are stuck in the United States before they can go back home to Sierra Leone, one of the countries where the Ebola virus is spreading. Emily Sheriff of Albany moved to Sierra Leone three … Continue reading »

Second American with Ebola Arrives in US

(CNN) — The second American aid worker infected with Ebola in Liberia was back in the United State for treatment, Tuesday. A specially-equipped Medevac plane carrying Nancy Writebol landed at Dobbins Air Reserve Base in Georgia, after first stopping in Maine to refuel. Writebol will be driven to Emory University Hospital in Atlanta for treatment. … Continue reading »