Governor Forms Ferguson Commission

ST. LOUIS — Missouri is bracing for the grand jury decision in connection with the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown. Missouri Governor Jay Nixon formed the Ferguson Commission in St. Louis. The 16-member group will make recommendations on how to address social issues raised by the shooting death of Brown, an unarmed black teen. … Continue reading »

County Discusses Glenwood Development

EUGENE, Ore. — The future of development in the Glenwood area now sits in the hands of Lane County Commissioners. Commissioners discussed the logistics of funding for the proposed convention center in Glenwood, Tuesday. Leaders from the city of Springfield and consultants with the project presented their plans in front of the commission. While some … Continue reading »