Christmas Eve Shoppers

EUGENE, Ore. — The National Retail Federation predicts nearly 10 percent of shoppers will wait until Christmas Eve to finish their shopping. That means one in ten of us are out shopping on Christmas Eve. Shoppers are still packing the Holiday Market in Eugene hoping to find last minute holiday gifts for friends and family. … Continue reading »

Busy Travel Day at Eugene Airport

EUGENE, Ore. — Tuesday was the last minute mad dash for travelers to get to their holiday destinations. The lines to board at the Eugene Airport weren’t that long, but there were large crowds of people waiting for their friends and family who were delayed coming in from other cities. Grant Jones said he spent … Continue reading »

Couple Marries On Christmas Eve

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A couple celebrates the holidays with a wedding in an unexpected place. A Springfield business is doing more than just selling e-cigarettes. It’s doing weddings. Gemini II Enterprises opened up this summer, but held its first holiday union Tuesday afternoon. Tuesday was a special day for Vincent and Bonnie Cipriani. That day, … Continue reading »

Finding Faith Among The Tragedy

EUGENE, Ore —  Christmas Eve is a time to get together with family and friends, but given all the tragedy in our country recently it can sometimes be hard to find the meaning of Christmas. KEZI 9 News spoke with local pastor, Thomas Dodd, who says his recent sermons have focused on finding faith even … Continue reading »

Holiday Travelers Welcomed at Airport

EUGENE, Ore. — On Christmas Eve at the airport, the depart is the easy part.  The hard part is all the possible scenarios between take-off and landing that could threaten happy holiday arrivals. “In San Francisco, his flight got cancelled so he had to spend the night,” said one traveler’s mom. “We actually flew to … Continue reading »