Local Company Makes International Impact

WILDERVILLE, Ore. — A small company in rural Josephine County is making an international impact on the electric vehicle industry. Alltrax specializes in electric motor controllers used in vehicles like golf carts. Though all of the products at Alltrax are made in America, some of their products are sent overseas. Founder Damon Crockett said Europe … Continue reading »

OSU Solar Vehicle Team Wins Competition

CORVALLIS, Ore. — They’re orange and black, but proud of their gold! Oregon State University’s Solar Vehicle Team (OSUSVT) members are back from last weekend’s solar car race, but they say the experience was more than winning the first place trophy. It was a blistering 105 degrees in Austin, Texas last weekend – conditions that … Continue reading »

Senator Merkley Taking Oil-Free Tour

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley visited Springfield Monday as part of his oil-free state tour. Merkley is traveling by electric car from the Washington border to the California border, visiting communities along the way. He plans to drive the more than 300 miles without using a single drop of gas. Merkley says he … Continue reading »