Eugene Couple Stranded in Mexico

EUGENE, Ore. — A Eugene couple is sharing their story after being stuck in Cabo San Lucas for days, following the destruction caused by Hurricane Odile. Gary and Nancy Carlile left two weeks ago with family for a relaxing getaway in Mexico. But a week into it, the hurricane ripped through and left thousands of … Continue reading »

Boaters Rescued from Hurricane Julio

HONOLULU (CNN) — Three men caught in Hurricane Julio while sailing to Hawaii are back on dry land. The men arrived in Honolulu Tuesday morning on the container ship diverted to save them. The U.S. Coast Guard coordinated the rescue. The group sailed out of Long Beach, California more than three weeks ago and were … Continue reading »

Hundreds Seek Shelter from Hurricane

HILO, Hawaii — The mayor of Hilo says more than 600 residents have gone to hurricane shelters, as Hurricane Iselle approaches Hawaii. Rain is falling on the big island, with the outer bands of the storm bringing 65 mile-an-hour wind gusts. A hurricane warning is in effect for the eastern shores of the big island. … Continue reading »

Hurricane Sandy Causes Travel Delays

EUGENE, Ore — Thousands of flights in the forecast path of Hurricane Sandy have been cancelled, rerouting jet-setters across the globe, including people in Eugene. People traveling to the East Coast from the Eugene International Airport have been notified that they’ll need change their plans. Planes are still flying out of the Eugene, but travelers … Continue reading »

Hurricane Isaac Hitting Gulf Coast

New Orleans, LA (CNN) — People in Louisiana are dealing with a weather disaster. Hurricane Isaac made landfall in Plaquemines  Parish Tuesday night and has been socking residents with brutal winds and heavy rains ever since. Emergency management officials report water has overtopped an 18-mile stretch of the back levee in the parish.  The National … Continue reading »