5k Run Supports Congolese Children

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Helping children a world away, a local charity raises money for a war-torn African nation. At the Springfield Faith Center, the City of Refuge International provides help for hundreds of kids in the Congo, giving them food, medicine and shelter Richard Kitumba, the president of City of Refuge, was born and raised … Continue reading »

Crews Fight Brush Fire near Dorris Ranch

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Multiple fire units were called to area near Dorris Ranch in Springfield just before 4 a.m. Friday. Multiple people called 911 to report flames and smoke. Springfield fire crews worked fast to contain the fire and mop up the scene. Crews will continue the investigation into the cause of the fire Friday. … Continue reading »

UO Students Conducting Survey About Dorris Ranch

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Some University of Oregon business students are conducting a survey about Dorris Ranch in Springfield. For their class project, they’re trying to measure the public’s awareness about the park. They hope to come up with possible opportunities for the park. People can take the survey until Feb. 23. They will be entered … Continue reading »