UPS Drivers Show Support for GTFs

EUGENE, Ore. – Students, faculty and staff on the University of Oregon campus may have to get their mail elsewhere, at least until the current Graduate Teaching Fellows Federation strike is over. Some UPS drivers have shown support for the GTFs and are behind the picket lines. An official with UPS’ corporate offices says their … Continue reading »

Eugene Makes Best Drivers List

EUGENE, Ore. — A new report shows drivers in Eugene, are some of the safest in the country. The Allstate Insurance Company came out with its 9th Annual Best Drivers Report. The report ranks America’s 200 largest cities on who has the safest drivers. Eugene ranked 10th on the list. The report found the average … Continue reading »

New Overpass Planned in Benton County

BENTON COUNTY, Ore. — The Benton County Board of Commissioners voted to start the design work for a new overpass. The recommendation includes adding a 113 foot single-span overpass on 53rd Street just south of the fairgrounds. It will rise 35 feet to clear the railroad tracks, have two traffic lanes, bike lanes and sidewalks, … Continue reading »