Detering Orchards’ Apple Daze

HARRISBURG, Ore. — The start of a tractor engine kicked off Detering Orchards‘ Apple Daze, it’s the first tractor ride of the season. Families were out early to enjoy some of the fall favorites. From activities to fall flavors. “We are serving free apple cobbler. It’s my mom’s famous recipe,” said co-owner Beck Detering. New … Continue reading »

Fall Starts & So Does the Fall Weather

EUGENE, Ore. — Fall officially starts at 7:29 p.m. The season starts when the suns direct light moves from the northern hemisphere to the southern hemisphere, crossing the equator at exactly 7:29 pm Pacific Daylight Time. But enough about the science, fall brings a change in weather from the summer sunshine and heat to the … Continue reading »

Toddler Survives 3-Story Fall

ALBANY, Ore. — A 2-year-old Albany boy is doing fine, according to police, after he fell out of a third story apartment window this week. Albany Police are not releasing the name of the parents or of the toddler, but they say a 2-year-old boy’s bed was pushed up against a third story window at … Continue reading »

Stores Stock up for Halloween

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Halloween is less than a month away and businesses are well stocked with costumes and other spooky goodies. Employees at Value Village in Springfield say a lot of the popular costumes this year are from TV shows and pop culture; but, they say some costumes are a blast from the past that … Continue reading »

How to Prepare for Spider Season

EUGENE, Ore. — It won’t be long until spiders will be trying to invade your house. Exterminators say spider activity increases toward the end of summer and beginning of fall. In order to keep those pesky critters out, they say it’s important to keep things like wood and recycling piles away from the home because … Continue reading »

Enjoying the Last Day of Summer

EUGENE, Ore. — It’s the last day of summer and Mother Nature seems to be letting go, slipping us into fall weather already. KEZI 9 News photojournalist Kathleen Spencer went to find out how people are preparing for the change of seasons. Fall officially starts at 7:49 a.m. Saturday.