Post-Christmas Shoppers Crowd Malls

EUGENE, Ore. — If Christmas is all about spending time with family and opening up gifts, the day after Christmas is about spending time in the mall, returning some of those gifts and doing a little more shopping. You would think folks would try to avoid the malls after spending so much time in them … Continue reading »

Web Extra: Riley and Vaz (12/22/12)

Oregon State head coach Mike Riley: Oregon State quarterback Cody Vaz:

Sloppy Weather For Santa

Justin’s Weekend Forecast Discussion:  Parts of Douglas county and most of Central Oregon are under a Winter Storm Warnings until 10am Saturday.  Pass level and above will see 6″ or more through Saturday with Bend/Redmond area seeing a possible 3-5″. Travelers headed southbound on I-5 into Northern California need to be extra careful- heavy snowfall … Continue reading »

UPS to Break Delivery Record

(CNN) — It’s show time for UPS. The carrier says Thursday’s peak shipping day will be the busiest in its history. The men and women in brown will deliver 28 million packages in the U.S.–that’s about 300 parcels every second. Friday is the deadline to make sure your gifts arrive by Christmas Eve.

Santa Gets Head Start on Christmas

EUGENE, Ore. — Santa got a head start on Christmas Wednesday at a local Head Start. He and some of his helpers dropped off a mountain of socks and hats to the kids there. The items were collected during Guaranty Chevrolet’s 8th annual sock and hat drive. Over those eight years, Guaranty employees and customers … Continue reading »

Sanipac Builds Bikes for Christmas

EUGENE, Ore. — Lots of us might remember wanting a new bike for Christmas, and thanks to several local organizations that wish can come true for more children than ever before. KEZI 9 News photojournalist Kathleen Spencer takes a look at Sanipac’s efforts to build bikes for kids in need.

Light Parades Prepare for Crowds

VENETA, Ore. — The holiday season is in full swing. Five light parades are scheduled this week. The parade in Veneta will start at 8th and Broadway on Thursday night. When it gets dark, the lights will be turned on with the 9th annual Light Parade winding through Veneta. You can’t miss the sign off … Continue reading »

Get Crafty with Holiday Gifts

EUGENE, Ore. — A lot of us are in a tight spot when it comes to spending this holiday season, so why not make gifts instead of just buying them? Staffers at the Materials Exchange Center for Community Arts (M.E.C.C.A.) suggest having a craft party to create things like bottle cap earrings, bulletin boards out … Continue reading »

Springfield’s 60th Christmas Parade

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Hundreds of residents decked the streets of Springfield with holiday cheer Saturday, as the 60th annual Christmas Parade rolled through the town in style. From the Thurston girls soccer team to the Springfield Fire department, dozens of entries pranced down Main street to show off their city’s pride. The city of Springfield … Continue reading »

Salvation Army Prepares Food Baskets

EUGENE, Ore. — The Salvation Army is getting geared up for its annual Christmas programs that help the needy in our community. The Salvation Army is accepting applications for its Christmas Food Basket Program along with the Angel Tree Program. Its goal is to help nearly 400 families this Christmas. You must bring proof of … Continue reading »

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