Grant Goes to Three New Bridges

EUGENE, Ore. — Thanks to new funding approved by the Oregon Transportation Commission, the Lane Transit District will get $3.51 million. The bulk of the money will go to build three new bike and pedestrian bridges over Amazon Creek. The bridges will be at Buck Street, Sam Reynolds Street, and between Commerce Street and Fern … Continue reading »

Bookstore to Offer Same-Day Delivery

(CNN) — Google and Barnes & Noble want you to have the books you ordered right now. Bookstore chain Barnes & Noble has teamed up with Google to offer customers same-day deliver. Rival retailer Amazon offers a similar delivery service. Right now, same-day delivery is only offered in Manhattan, West Los Angeles and the San … Continue reading »

FTC Sues Amazon for Charging Kids

(CNN) — It’s a scenario many parents know well. They hand their child a device to keep them busy. But do you know what they’re doing on it? Turns out, many kids may have been racking up millions of dollars in charges on gaming apps buying virtual items like coins, stars, or weapons. The problem … Continue reading »

City to Discuss Amazon Development

EUGENE, Ore. — The battle over a housing development in South Eugene will take center stage at Wednesday night’s city council meeting. The legal battle has been going on for more than a decade and it’s because of where the development is going to be located. It’s on 18 acres of property in the headwaters … Continue reading »