Democrats Push for Votes All Weekend

EUGENE, Ore. — The countdown is coming to an end with just two days left until Election Day. Americans are gearing up for Tuesday’s close race. Here in town, local parties have been ramping up their efforts to bring in wins for their team. Lane County Democrats said the race is tight this year and … 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 »

District 14 Campaign Controversy

JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — House District Seat 14 candidates Val Hoyle and Dwight Coon are trying to set the record straight regarding a campaign controversy. Now Governor John Kitzhaber is weighing in. The position they’re running for represents Junction City, Harrisburg and west Eugene. Coon is the Republican candidate and the former Junction City mayor. … 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 »