Spike in Local Pharmacy Robberies

EUGENE, Ore. — A spike in pharmacy robberies during the last month is raising questions about a prescription drug problem in Lane County. Two Bi-marts were robbed just this week in Eugene. Lane County Public Health says a demand for the drugs could be a reason for the recent increase. It says we do have … Continue reading »

Stations Prepare for Drug Take-Back Day

EUGENE, Ore. — National Drug Take-Back Day is on Saturday, but drop-off stations around Eugene are already getting the word out about the event. Santa Clara Fire Station 1 on River Road collected 400 pounds of unwanted prescription drugs and narcotics last year. They’re back this week with posters letting people know all about it. … Continue reading »