Students Learn About the Giving Season

EUGENE, Ore. — In the spirit of the season, kids at a Eugene elementary school are giving to those in need. A group of first graders at the Yujin Gakuen Japanese Immersion Elementary School went shopping Tuesday morning for kids in the pediatric unit at Riverbend Hospital. School staff members say instead of a pizza … Continue reading »

Volunteers Clean Up Trash at the BMWCMF

BROWNSVILLE, Ore. — While the Bimart Willamette Country Music Festival is about fun and music for many people, local schools said they use this as a major fundraiser for their districts. Becca and Joey Almasie volunteered hours of their time at this year’s festival. “We go around in trailers and sell ice to the campers … Continue reading »

“Operation Santa” Helps Families in Need

EUGENE, Ore. — Bi-Mart held its annual “Operation Santa” event Monday, helping local families in need. A total of 72 families at the Oakwood Manor apartments on Oakpatch Road in West Eugene got a little help this holiday season. Santa and his elves delivered everything from toys, clothing, household supplies, and food this afternoon. More … Continue reading »