Dari Mart Opens in Pleasant Hill

PLEASANT HILL, Ore. — A year after Pleasant Hill’s only grocery store closed, the community is finally getting some relief. Dari Mart opened Friday. It’s not just any Dari Mart. It’s an expanded version, with fresh produce, prepared deli items, meats, frozen foods and 22 doors of various drinks. Dari Mart says a lot of … Continue reading »

Springfield Dari Mart Robbed

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Police are searching for a suspect who robbed a Dari Mart Monday night. Officers say the robbery happened just before 11 p.m. at the Dari Mart on Harlow and Game Farm roads. They say a man walked in, showed a knife and demanded money from the clerk. He took off with an … Continue reading »

Pickup Truck Crashes into Storefront

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A pickup truck crashed into a Dari Mart on B Street Friday morning. Police say the wreck happened at about 9:30 when the truck’s driver, 26-year-old Steven Rosales, pulled into the parking lot and his foot slipped off the brake pedal, causing him to roll his car into the store’s front door. … Continue reading »

Great Rotary Duck Race Reveals Big Prize

EUGENE, Ore. – The count down to the Great Rotary Duck Race is on and the big prize of the year was revealed Friday. A 2013 Volkswagen Jetta valued at $25,000 will be given to this year’s winner. In its 26th year, the Great Rotary Duck Race will again help raise money to prevent child abuse … Continue reading »

Relay for Life Donation Jars Stolen

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Police are looking for the woman they say stole two Relay for Life donation jars. The jars were stolen from the Dari Mart at 1950 Mohawk Blvd. on Dec. 8 and 9. Officers have released surveillance photos of the suspect. If you have any information on this case, call the Springfield Police … Continue reading »

College Scholarships Up for Grabs

EUGENE, Ore. — A big break for local college students–Dari Mart is offering six $1,000 scholarships, but you have to act fast. There’s no paper needed for this scholarship contest. Instead you need a phone to shoot a 60-second video application. Two things are required. You have to use Dari Mart’s logo and Dr. Pepper’s … Continue reading »

Dari Mart Burglaries Photos Released

EUGENE, Ore. — Two River Road Dari Mart stores were burglarized just one day apart, and the Lane County Sheriff’s Office believes the same thieves are responsible for both crimes. The store at 3620 River Road was the first one hit back on July 6, and deputies say the suspects caused substantial structural and financial … Continue reading »

Dari Mart Gives Away Surplus Milk

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A surplus led to a local convenience store giving out gallons of milk–for free. The Dari Mart on the corner of Game Farm Road handed out 100 gallons of skim milk. Staff says the lines formed quickly outside the store. Gary Willis was the last lucky customer. “This is the end of … Continue reading »