Three More Dumpsters Set on Fire

EUGENE, Ore. — For the second time this week, police and fire crews were called to the scene of yet another dumpster fire overnight. Just before 1:30 a.m. Friday, a witness called 9-1-1 reporting a fire coming out of a dumpster along Ferry Alley near 18th Avenue. When crews got there, they had to put … Continue reading »

Police Assess a String of Dumpster Fires

EUGENE, Ore. — Fire crews and Eugene police are trying to track down the suspect who lit eight fires Monday morning. The first suspicious fire started at midnight in the West 11th Alley. About two hours later, calls came in about six dumpsters and trash cans on fire down 7th Alley from Van Buren Street … Continue reading »