East Coast Storm Strands Local Traveler

Philadelphia, PA. — The East Coast storm is having a nationwide impact including for people from Eugene. Eugene resident Jeannie Snyder flew out to Philadelphia to celebrate her grandson’s first birthday and has been visiting for a couple of weeks. She says her flight home Tuesday was cancelled Saturday in anticipation of the storm. She … Continue reading »

Woman Trying to Find Owner of Old Photos

EUGENE, Ore. — A woman is turning to the public for help reuniting a family with a part of its history. Tammy Ferguson found an envelope of old photos about a year ago in an old coach while working at RV Outlet in Eugene. She says no one has come back to claim the pictures, … Continue reading »

4J School Choice Event

EUGENE, Ore. — A chance for 4J parents to check out a variety elementary schools. The district held its elementary school showcase at the 4J education center. Parents were able to meet staff from 19 elementary schools and learn about what each school has to offer. Parents have the choice to register their child for … Continue reading »

City to Hold Uber Hearing

EUGENE, Ore. — Changes could be coming to the city of Eugene’s transportation code to allow rideshare app Uber to continue operating within city limits. The city of Eugene is holding a public hearing on Tuesday to get input from residents about taxi companies and whether changes should be made to the city code, allowing … Continue reading »

Pizzerias Prep for Game Day Deliveries

EUGENE, Ore. — Businesses are preparing for Duck fans who plan on watching the game from home. Pizza restaurants are anticipating a game day rush, saying deliveries will keep them moving all day. Papa’s Pizza says football games always keep them busy, and with the biggest game of the year straight ahead, they’re expecting extra … Continue reading »

Killer Burger Holds Game Day Contest

EUGENE, Ore. — A local burger joint is looking to bring the heat on Monday for the National Championship game. Killer Burger in downtown Eugene is having a game day special. The Smokin’ O Burger is filled with extra toppings like jalapeños, fried onions and double the bacon. Killer Burger will be doing head to … Continue reading »

Eugene: State of the City Address

EUGENE, Ore. — There wasn’t an empty seat at the Hult Center Wednesday night as Mayor Kitty Piercy delivered Eugene’s State of the City Address. But before she took the podium, Councilor Chris Pryor had a special announcement. “Go Ducks,” said Pryor. Eugene tipped their hats to the Ducks, a triumphant start to a night … Continue reading »

Interview: Eugene Symphony Play It Again

EUGENE, Ore —   Did you play a musical instrument in high school or college and then stopped playing?  You’re invited to Play It Again! Play it Again! is in its fourth season!   The Eugene Symphony is offering amateur musicians an opportunity to receive coaching from professional Eugene Symphony Teaching Artists. The ensembles meet biweekly … Continue reading »

Smoke Shop Robbed at Knifepoint

EUGENE, Ore. — Employees at a smoke shop in Eugene say the store was robbed at knifepoint Saturday. It happened around 1:30 p.m. at GJ’s Smoke Shop on the 4000 block of Royal Avenue. Employees say a suspect armed with a knife got away with some cash and fled toward nearby apartments. The suspect is described … Continue reading »

Fishing For Smiles

EUGENE, Ore —  Many people  kick off the new year with a resolution to lose weight and get fit, such is the case for Rodney Reece. Two years ago, he made a personal commitment to  get some exercise. Now, his determination could soon land him in the Guinness Book of World Records. Reece says he … Continue reading »

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