Dutch Bros. Raises Money for MDA

EUGENE, Ore. — You can have that cup of coffee you always get and give back to your community Friday. Dutch Bros. stands are donating their proceeds to the Muscular Dystrophy Association Friday for Drink One for Dane Day. When the company’s co-founder, Dane Boersma, died in 2009 of Lou Gehrig’s Disease, it wanted to … Continue reading »

Firefighters Collect Money for MDA

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Firefighters from Eugene and Springfield teamed up Friday to fight a different kind of battle. They’re raising money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Local firefighters have been taking part in the Fill the Boot campaign for 50 years. On Friday, they held out empty boots at the corner of Pioneer Parkway and … Continue reading »

Firefighters Raise Money for MDA

EUGENE, Ore. — Springfield, Eugene, and South Lane County firefighters all combined efforts Friday to battle a big opponent: muscular dystrophy. They’re taking part in the Fill-the-Boot drive, asking drivers to drop cash into fire boots to support local families. The firefighters hope to raise a combined $30,000 Friday. This is the first of two … Continue reading »