COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — Police have made an arrest in connection to a late night shooting on Tuesday at the Westwood Lumber Company in Cottage Grove. The Lane County Sheriff’s office says 19-year-old Emily Sattig admitted to opening fire on the lumber mill’s caretaker. Investigators say she went to the mill with the intent of killing the victim … Continue reading »
COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. –A Cottage Grove couple says someone stole their Halloween. The Basque’s say thieves made off with a number of their decorations. The couple has lived in Cottage Grove for 37 years and say decorating their lawn for the holidays is a tradition. Ron Bascue says someone stole their huge blow up pumpkin and … Continue reading »
COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — Cottage Grove police arrested a woman they say robbed a restaurant Monday afternoon. Police say Kelly Walker went to the Pink House Restaurant and showed the clerk a firearm in her back pack. After the clerk and another employee exited the restaurant, Walker allegedly grabbed a bank bag and ran to … Continue reading »
Lane County has more covered bridges than any other county west of the Mississippi, and 17 of them are on the National Register of Historic Places. On Saturday, people can celebrate this rich history at the 11th Annual Covered Bridge Festival in Cottage Grove’s Bohemia Park from 7 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Judd Van Gorder … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — A Cottage Grove man turns what might be considered vandalism, into his own personal form of art. For the last two years, Josh Sands has been picking up discarded paint from various places around town and even the world. But it’s not about cleaning up, it’s about making something new. Sands uses … Continue reading »
For the September 27 edition of the Friday Night Blitz, Jake Zivin, Erik Elken and Stephen Nelson have highlights from eleven games plus scores from around the state, including our Game of the Week — Sheldon vs South Medford. Get a wrap-up of Mid-Willamette League play, and more.
On the September 20th edition of Friday Night Blitz on KEZI 9 News, Jake Zivin and Erik Elken bring you games from 11 games from around our area, including Sheldon at North Medford, Eagle Point at Springfield, and Scio at Santiam Christian.
COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — The Humane Society of Cottage Grove will host its 7th Annual Bow Wow Around Town. The nonprofit will host the event on Saturday, September 21 at Prospector Park. It runs from 10-11:30 a.m. and registration starts at 9:30 a.m. The event will have 2 mile loop walk, door prizes, refreshments and … Continue reading »
COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — The Cottage Grove City Manager says he expects criminal charges to be filed against a city employee accused of embezzlement. The city finished its investigation and the case has now been handed over to the district attorney’s office, though there’s no indication of when charges might be filed. In January, the … Continue reading »
LANE COUNTY, Ore. — A DUII case in Cottage Grove is calling attention to how much is too much alcohol for bars and restaurants to serve to their customers. The family of Theresa Grodona, who was killed in a head-on collision with a drunk driver last year, is suing the driver, Jeremy Henry, and the … Continue reading »