Partnership to Help Create Startups

EUGENE, Ore. — Governor John Kitzhaber stopped in Eugene Wednesday to sign a declaration of cooperation that could help boost our local economy. The Regional Accelerator and Innovation Network is expected to create tech start-ups here in the Willamette Valley and keep these companies in the local area. Something business leaders say is a win-win … Continue reading »

Greenhill Opens New Training Facility

EUGENE, Ore. — Volunteers and staff from Greenhill Humane Society joined the Chamber of Commerce Saturday in the opening of its new training center in West Eugene. With the cutting of the ribbon, Greenhill Humane Society officially opened the doors to its new dog training facility. “It’s really a supportive environment, so that we can … Continue reading »

City Concerned About Embezzlement Case

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — Cottage Grove’s City Manager announced Monday that a former employee had embezzled money from the city. The city’s news surprised many, but also left a good amount of questions circling among the residents. City Manager Richard Meyers says the alleged thief was fired and the city’s money will be refunded by … Continue reading »