Dinners Given to Military Families

EUGENE, Ore. — One hundred military families got thanksgiving meals this Wednesday morning at an Albertsons in Eugene. The store on 18th Ave. donated the money from its Turkey Bucks campaign to support those who serve America and the loved ones they leave behind. Sandy Giles’s husband is currently deployed in Afghanistan for the holiday … Continue reading »

US Bank in Albertsons Robbed

EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene police are trying to find a man suspected of robbing the U.S. Bank inside Albertsons on Royal Avenue. They say at about 4:22 p.m. Thursday, a white man in his early 50s went to the bank and used a note to steal cash and left eastbound on foot. Police say he … Continue reading »

Businesses Concerned After Shooting

EUGENE, Ore. — Police say the suspect in an attempted robbery of an armored truck in Eugene, 28-year-old Sam White of Salem, is still in the hospital but was arraigned Monday on robbery charges. Police say an armed guard shot White just outside the Albertson’s store on Division Avenue around 3:45 p.m. Businesses in the … Continue reading »

EPD Investigating Possible Armed Robbery

UPDATE: Eugene Police have confirmed that a man tried to rob an armored truck in the Albertsons parking lot Saturday afternoon. Two armed guards were inside the truck at the time and one of the guards shot the robbery suspect. The two guards drove away from the scene and called 911. EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene … Continue reading »

Meet and Greet with Mayor Piercy

EUGENE, Ore. — Residents of Eugene have a chance to meet and greet with Mayor Kitty Piercy on Tuesday night. The mayor’s monthly sessions are a chance for interested citizens to speak with her on any topic of interest or concern. Mayor Piercy holds the meeting in a different Eugene neighborhood each month, and this … Continue reading »

Police Looking for Robbery Suspect

EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene Police is still searching for the suspected Valentine’s Day bank robber. The department says last Thursday a man walked into the Coburg Road Albertson’s, approached the U.S. Bank inside and demanded cash. Witnesses say the suspect is about 6’4” tall and weighed 170 pounds. He was wearing a blue baseball cap … Continue reading »

Man Arrested for Fight at Albertson’s

EUGENE, Ore. — Police arrested a man for getting in a fight at a grocery store. It happened Sunday afternoon at Albertson’s on East 30th Avenue and Hilyard Street. Eugene police say Jacob Morton Berk, 19, got in an argument with a man who was returning bottles and cans in the recycling area and punched … Continue reading »

Man Robs Eugene Pharmacy with Shotgun

EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene police are looking for the man who threatened pharmacy employees with a shotgun and demanded drugs. It happened at the Sav-On Pharmacy inside the Albertsons at 30th and Hilyard. Officers say the man got away through an emergency exit and left the unloaded shotgun behind. Investigators say it was stolen in … Continue reading »