NEAR GOLD BEACH, Ore. — The Curry County Sheriff’s Office reports one person has died after a boat capsized at the mouth of the Rogue River on Saturday morning. Deputies responded to two 911 calls from witnesses to a boating accident at the mouth of the Rogue River at around 7:30 a.m. The callers reported … Continue reading »
NEAR COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — Hazmat crews cleaned up a spill after a sanitation truck, carrying 1,000 gallons of sewage tipped over, spilling sewage and supplies on the roadway. The truck’s driver was rushed to the hospital, after he crashed on Row River Road, near Sears Road outside of Cottage Grove. South Lane Fire and … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore.–For our February 13th edition of Round Ball Wrap, check out highlights from 15 high school basketball games from around Western Oregon.
JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — A unique fundraiser Sunday to help the family of a mill worker killed in Cottage Grove. Sunday at 4:00 p.m. the Eugene Livestock Auction in Junction City will take bids on Tio, an eight-year-old draft pony. He’s quite handy. He has the ability to pull objects and carry people. His owner … Continue reading »
EUGENE/SPRINGFIELD/COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — The Egan Warming Centers will be open the night of Saturday, Nov. 29th. Volunteers are on standby for the night of Sunday, Nov. 30th and Monday, Dec. 1st. Sites activated for Saturday, Nov. 29th are as follows: 1. First Christian Church, 11th & Oak Eugene (shuttles to take guests to other … Continue reading »
COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — Crews in Cottage Grove say there was a water main break on S. 10th St. near Quincy Ave. Wednesday afternoon at about 2:20 p.m. The break lifted the entire road surface on 10th St. between 4 to 6 inches in some places. Crews say S. 10th St. is closed to traffic between … Continue reading »
COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — A big award for a small radio station host in Cottage Grove, receiving recognition from the Broadcasters Hall of Fame. Cameron Reiten, who is legally blind, owns KNND AM radio and also hosts shows on the country radio station. Reiten recently flew out to Akron, Ohio to receive the honors and … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — In a little less than three hours, the jury in the David Bowen murder trial returned a guilty verdict. The decision was handed down just before 5 p.m. The jury has spoken and David Bowen has been found guilty on all three charges of intentional murder, tampering with evidence and abuse of … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — A Cottage Grove man on trial for shooting his girlfriend, former Cottage Grove resident Tammy Borda, says it was an accident. Bowen testified for nearly two hours last Friday about his life history and on Monday, he returned to the stand. With his voice breaking and through some tears, he told his … Continue reading »
EUGENE — On the October 24th, 2014 edition of the Friday Night Blitz, highlights include Willamette at Sheldon, South Eugene at Grants Pass, Springfield at Crater, Ashland at Marist, and six other games.