Smartphone App for Eugene Cyclists

EUGENE, Ore. — A phone app can help make your cycling much smoother this fall. You can download iBike Eugene to any Android or iPhone. If you see any debris, surface defects, or even dead animals on bike paths, just take a picture, upload it, and the GPS coordinates will be sent to Public Works. … Continue reading »

Witnesses Sought in Man’s Death

EUGENE, Ore. — The Eugene Police Department is looking for witnesses in connection with a man’s death in the West Eugene area Wednesday evening. The 33-year-old was found around 11:08 p.m. at S. Danebo Avenue near W. 11th Avenue. Police say a bicycle was found nearby, but there were no other vehicles near the area. … Continue reading »

Bicyclist Killed in Crash

EUGENE, Ore. — Oregon State Police say a bicyclist was hit and killed in a north Eugene neighborhood Sunday afternoon. Troopers say Steven Emery Burch, 56, of Eugene, was was traveling northbound on Oak Drive on his motorized bike when he made a u-turn on Howard Avenue after running a stop sign. Witnesses say that … Continue reading »

Family Creates ‘Mark Bosworth Fund’

PORTLAND, Ore. — The family of a Cycle Oregon volunteer who disappeared more than a year ago are doing what they can to keep his name out there. On Tuesday, Mark Bosworth’s family announced the creation of the Mark Bosworth Fund. It will sponsor a first-time rider in Cycle Oregon each year. Bosworth, an avid … Continue reading »