Learning How to Prepare for Disasters

EUGENE, Ore. — Hundreds of people spent Saturday afternoon learning how to prepare for natural disasters. It was all part of an event put on at Alton Baker Park to raise awareness to the possibility of a disaster hitting the area. The Red Cross, Northwest Natural, and other disaster relief companies joined together to educate … Continue reading »

Anniversary of Explosion in Roseburg

ROSEBURG, Ore. — One of Roseburg’s most devastating days will be remembered today. Fifty-three years ago today a truck loaded with more than six tons of dynamite exploded. It leveled much of downtown Roseburg, killing fourteen people and injuring dozens more. Roseburg resident Lois Thomas told KEZI 9 News, “First there was the flash, you … Continue reading »