Springfield Safety Town Camp Begins

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — An important summer camp for kids kicked off Monday in Springfield. Safety Town, as it’s called, teaches young boys and girls how to keep themselves safe in a variety of different situations. The two-week-long camp is for children entering kindergarten this fall, and is sponsored by the Kiwanis Club. It’s happening at … Continue reading »

Safety Town Kicks Off In Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Ore.– A great summer program that teaches kindergartners life saving lessons starts Monday at Mount Vernon Elementary School in Springfield. The focus is on pedestrian and bicycle safety. Children will learn how to cross the street safely with the all important mantra, “Stop, look, and listen.” The program also covers poison safety, fire safety, … Continue reading »

Kiwanis Club Hands Out Strawberries

EUGENE, Ore. — People lined up for hours Thursday to pick up a sweet treat at the Valley River Center in Eugene. The Emerald Empire Kiwanis Club handed out 3,300 pounds of fresh, pre-sold Willamette Valley strawberries. About 1,300 people placed orders and people started lining up around noon for the distribution, which started at … Continue reading »