New Lane County Administrator Starts Job

EUGENE, Ore. — It was day two on the job Tuesday for Lane County’s new administrator. Steve Mokrohisky says transparency will be the key to regaining the public’s trust. He has spent the last 15 years in administration and says he is aware of the challenges facing the county and is ready to get started … Continue reading »

Mokrohisky Named County Administrator

EUGENE, Ore. — Lane County has a new administrator. Lane County officials released late Friday afternoon, saying Steve Mokrohisky has accepted the position. He comes from Nevada where he’s currently serving as the assistant county manager in Douglas County. Before that, he spent ten years with Milwaukee County in Wisconsin in a number of different … Continue reading »

Public Meets Administrator Candidates

EUGENE, Ore. — The saga surrounding the Lane County Board of Commissioners’ firing of its last administrator may finally be coming to a close. The board held a meet and greet with the five candidates who are in the running to take over the position vacated by Liane Richardson. Filled with back-to-back interviews with the … Continue reading »

No Charges Against Liane Richardson

EUGENE, Ore. — The Marion County District Attorney’s Office has reached a ruling in the case of former Lane County Administrator Liane Richardson. Marion County Deputy District Attorney Paige Clarkson released a letter Monday morning say Richardson will not be facing criminal charges in a case filed in July saying Richardson allegedly altered her pay. … Continue reading »

No Charges Filled Against Richardson

SALEM, Ore. — The Marion County District Attorney’s Office announced it will not file any criminal charges against a former Lane County administrator. The district attorney’s office says it was appointed as special prosecutor to review any potential charges stemming from the employment and practices of former Lane County Administrator Liane Richardson. Following a full … Continue reading »