ShelterCare Hands Out Bike Helmets

EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene Sunday Streets hit the Bethel Neighborhood Sunday and a local non-profit organization was there handing out free helmets to promote safety. ShelterCare says bike accidents can lead to significant brain injuries among children and adults; so it handed out 100 helmets to children and adults on a first come, first serve … Continue reading »

Locals React to Bike Helmet Bill

EUGENE, Ore. — A bill in the Oregon Senate would require more teens to wear a helmet when riding a bike. Currently, Oregon law requires anyone younger than 16 to wear a helmet. Senate Bill 742, if passed, would up the age to 18. Cycling enthusiasts say with as many bikers sharing the road with … Continue reading »