Veneta Mother Remembers Daughter

VENETA, Ore. — A Veneta family dealing with the untimely death of a daughter, sister, and fiancee is determined to keep her memory alive. Aimee Thomas, 26, was killed in a crash along Highway 126 Monday morning. Aimee’s mother, Lori Thomas, says she still can’t believe her daughter is gone. When Aimee Thomas didn’t show … Continue reading »

ODOT Addresses Highway 126 Concerns

VENETA, Ore. — A fatal crash Monday morning has people wanting answers on what can be done for a dangerous stretch of Highway 126 between Veneta and Eugene. People familiar with the intersection say it’s long overdue for improvements. Aimee Thomas, 26, was killed when her car collided with a truck at the intersection of … Continue reading »

Fatal Vehicle Crash Near Veneta

VENETA, Ore. – A 26-year-old woman from Veneta is dead after a crash Monday morning on Highway 126. Oregon State Police say the accident happened two miles east of Veneta Monday morning about 7:15 a.m. Police say a semi-truck, pulling two trailers loaded with powder cement, smashed into the car. The collision pushed the car across … Continue reading »