One Killed in McKenzie Motel Fire

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Springfield Police have not yet identified the body of an adult woman found at a structure fire at the McKenzie Motel at 1747 Main Street that happened just before 1 a.m. The fire was contained to just one room, but that room was fully involved. After the fire was put out, a … Continue reading »

Planners to Discuss Future of Main St

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — As the city of Springfield continues to grow, planners are looking to revitalize the Main Street Corridor. The corridor runs from downtown to Thurston. The last time the city gave it a major makeover was in the late 1980s, and planners say it’s about time for another one. They say they want … Continue reading »

Crash Site Has Dangerous History

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A yellow light flashes when a pedestrian is ready to cross Main at 50th in Springfield. “Pedestrian activates the flashing beacon and it’s very, it really has a very bright yellow light that really captures motorists attention, supposed to capture their attention and then when they, and they’re supposed to stop,” said … Continue reading »

Three Arrested In Springfield Attack

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Springfield Police tried to detain three suspects at an apartment Saturday morning after neighbors say they attacked a man. “The kick in team or entry team, they all went in about 12 or 15 of them. They went inside and were in there for probably at least an hour and a half … Continue reading »