Fire Destroys Barn Filled With Hay

NEAR EUGENE, Ore. — A barn just outside of Eugene is a total loss after a fire tore through the building Sunday afternoon. Crews are monitoring the fire to make sure the flames don’t spread to any neighboring structures. The Lane Fire Authority received a call about the fire just before 11:30 Sunday morning. When … Continue reading »

County Recognizes Barn Restoration

TANGENT, Ore. – A Tangent barn once owned by a cat is now being restored, and Linn County is recognizing the new owner for her preservation efforts. When John Bass, owner of John Bass Barn, passed away in the 1980s, he left his 3-acre estate to his cat, Kitty Kat. The cat and its caretaker … Continue reading »