Patient Showing Ebola-like Symptoms

BRAINTREE, Ma. — A hazmat team and emergency crews are on the scene at a medical facility near Boston, where doctors assessed a patient with Ebola-like symptoms Sunday. The facility says the patient had been to Liberia and was complaining of a headache and muscle aches. The patient has been removed from the building and … Continue reading »

Company Cited for Boston Fire

BOSTON — A huge fire that killed two Boston firefighters earlier this year is being blamed on a Massachusetts Welding Company. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) found D & J Ironworks didn’t follow safety precautions, and that led to the deadly fire on March 26. In a news release, the agency said the … Continue reading »

Local Runner in Boston

EUGENE, Ore. — More than 50 runners from the Eugene area ran in Monday’s Boston Marathon. The owner of the Eugene Running Company, Bob Coll says he first ran it in 1987; after last year’s bombing, he knew he had to run it this year. Coll described the race as emotional and electric, thanks to … Continue reading »

Marathon Runner Returns from Boston

EUGENE, Ore. — A Eugene runner who was in the medical tent at the finish line of the Boston Marathon when the bombs went off is back home. Larry Coxe spoke with KEZI 9 News by phone just hours after the bombings. He flew back late Tuesday night. When asked how he felt to be … Continue reading »