COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — Several lanes along I-5 northbound were blocked off early Thursday morning after a semi truck caught fire. It happened near Cottage Grove at milepost 174. The semi was carrying loads of water bottles from Sacramento to Woodburn when the flames broke out. It took South Lane fire crews roughly 20 minutes … Continue reading »
COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — Friends and family of Tammy Borda are remembering her Saturday in Cottage Grove. Tammy Borda was allegedly murdered by her ex-boyfriend in December. It was an emotional day for those that knew Tammy. Friends and family of all ages were present at the memorial service and they say they still can’t … Continue reading »
COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — Crime tape is up in Cottage Grove, surrounding the home of a missing woman’s ex-boyfriend. Investigators have yet to release many details. Cottage Grove Police would only say they’re working an active crime scene. Tape is up around a large area on 1411 Birch Street encompassing several homes. The daughter of … Continue reading »
COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — The early blast of winter weather was tough on everyone especially on Toys for Tots collection. Organizers say it’s been a busy and worrisome distribution weekend for them, because each day they were concerned they wouldn’t have all they wanted and needed to serve the families in our community this year. … Continue reading »
SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The Toys for Tots collection campaign will be over Saturday after the Springfield Parade, but now comes the really fun part. At 10 a.m. Friday, more than a hundred people were lined up at the Springfield Armory, to get a ticket for this weekend’s toy handout five hours before the doors opened. … Continue reading »
It’s the final Friday Night Blitz of the 2013 season. Watch highlights from four games, including defending 6A state champion Sheldon looking for go through Canby and into the semifinals. Also watch previews from several local teams that play on Saturday.
For the November 8 version of the Friday Night Blitz, it’s the first round of the state playoffs. Jake Zivin and Stephen Nelson bring you highlights from twelve games from teams in our area and scores from many others. Who moved on, and whose season came to an end?
For the October 25 edition of the Friday Night Blitz, watch highlights from twelve games including our game of the week between Springfield and Churchill. A few teams had opportunities to clinch league titles, while other schools were wrapping up their regular seasons.
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 »