Helping Fill Bags of Love

EUGENE, Ore — Set up is under way for the 3rd annual Mckenzie Cider and Craft Beer Festival. Over 70 breweries are lined up for the event taking place this weekend at the Willamalane Center in Springfield. Proceeds from the festival will benefit three local non-profits including Belly-Full,  Willamalane Foundation, and Bags of Love. Bags … Continue reading »

Block Party Cleanup Begins

EUGENE, Ore. — It’s the day after the big party and now it’s time to clean up. About 40 organizers of the Whiteaker Block Party were out in full force Sunday morning taking down canopies and picking up trash. Organizers say they work to keep the area clean by getting out early. “Our main focus … Continue reading »

Thousands of Kids Hunt for Easter Eggs

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A little rain didn’t stop more than 1,000 kids from hunting for Easter eggs filled with prizes during Willamalane’s annual Megga Hunt. Around 1500 kids took part in the hunt Saturday morning. Willamalane divided the kids into different age categories and every few minutes a different group of kids started looking for … Continue reading »

Out & About: June 14th-16th

There are a lot of ways to enjoy this weekend. Here are some ideas from 104.7 FM KDUK’s Valerie Steele. Out & About Links: Prost8K Musical Feet Second Friday Art Walk Vintage Car Show For more information on these and other great events or to submit your own, click here.

Memorial Day Events

EUGENE, Ore. – Many Memorial Day events were planned all across western Oregon to honor the men and women who’ve fought for freedom. The American Legion Post 3 is holding a ceremony at 11 a.m. at the Eugene Pioneer Cemetery. A memorial service is also scheduled at 12:30 p.m. at the Lane Memorial Gardens and … Continue reading »