Bozievich Widens Lead in Commission Race

EUGENE, Ore. — Despite only being separated by a few votes — Lane County Commissioner Jay Bozievich says he will retain his seat on the Lane County Board of Commissioners. Newly released numbers showed he increased his lead over Dawn Lesley, from 45 — to 85. Here’s the numbers: Bozievich has 50.16 percent of the … Continue reading »

Election Night Party At Willamalane

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Looking for something to do during Election Night? If so, you may want to head down to the Willamalane Center in Springfield, where they’ll be hosting an Election Night Party. With cooperation with the Lane County Elections Office, the free event will announce all federal, state, and county results immediately as they’re released. Many large … Continue reading »

Eugene City Council Candidates Debate

EUGENE, Ore. — The best candidate to fill Eugene’s only open council seat was up for debate Thursday night. The seats were hard to come by as incumbent Betty Taylor faced off against Juan Carlos Valle. The topics varied at the public forum, from downtown development to the environment. Taylor and Valle tended to agree … Continue reading »

Election Ballots Mailed Out Friday

LANE COUNTY, Ore– Vote 2012 is on track, as Lane County Elections mailed out ballots Friday for the Nov. 6th  general election. Voters will receive ballots Friday, Oct. 19th through Tuesday, Oct. 23rd. You will have until Nov. 6th to fill them out and send them in. To find the nearest ballot drop site, visit … Continue reading »

Representative Candidates Meet Public

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The presidential candidates have been in the hot seat answering tough questions. Thursday, Springfield residents drilled those running for the district’s representative seat. Republican Joe Pishioneri and Democrat John Lively faced a packed room of voters at the Willamalane Center in hopes of garnering needed support for a seat in the state … Continue reading »

House District 12 Candidate Forum

SPRINGFIELD, Ore– The Springfield City Club is holding a forum Thursday to allow community members to get to know the two candidates running for the House District 12 seat. The Oregon House of Representatives is evenly split along party lines, and the race for District 12, which covers the Springfield area, will determine which party will … Continue reading »