New Homeless Rest Stop near Amphitheater

EUGENE, Ore. — The Eugene City Council approved a new rest stop location near the Cuthbert Amphitheater, and it’s not sitting well with homeless advocates or surrounding businesses. The city-owned property would house 15 people. It’s next to an existing car-camping area near the amphitheater bridge and the Science Factory parking lot. Homeless advocates say … Continue reading »

Out & About: Aug. 16-18

The Bi-Mart Willamette Country Music Festival isn’t the only event happening in western Oregon this weekend.  In fact, there’s plenty of fun for the whole family.  KDUK’S Valerie Steele shows us what’s going on Out and About.   Good Vibes Summer Tour Sasquatch Throwdown Western Oregon Exposition Heritage Fair Bi-Mart Willamette Country Music Festival Eugene … Continue reading »

Line Grows for Free Symphony Tickets

EUGENE, Ore. — Nearly 200 people lined up at the Hult Center’s closed doors this morning for some special tickets. The Eugene Symphony released tickets on Tuesday to its fifth annual free concert in the park. Thousands are made available and are quickly taken up by eager fans. Organizers say they’re never surprised by the … Continue reading »