2014 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships Coaches Press Conference: Florida’s Mike Holloway, Oregon’s Robert Johnson, Texas’ Mario Sategna and Texas A&M’s Pat Henry held a press conference on the eve of the 2014 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships at Hayward Field. This is a condensed version of the presser.
EUGENE, Ore. — The Oregon softball team will get $10 million toward building a new softball stadium. Athletic Director Rob Mullens announced the news over the weekend. The donor is Robert Sanders, a University of Oregon alum. The current facility, Howe Field, was built in 1936. While historic, it’s old and rundown and includes seats … Continue reading »
KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Child Welfare is changing in Oregon, offering more options for families who need help. The new approach called Differential Response is available to families in Klamath, Lane, and Lake counties. This new approach aims at giving families struggling with abuse or neglect more flexibility when it comes to Department of Health … Continue reading »
Oregon head coach Mike White, Courtney Ceo and Cheridan Hawkins: EUGENE, Ore.– Oregon head coach Mike White, infielder Courtney Ceo and pitcher Cheridan Hawkins talk to the media after the Ducks run-ruled Minnesota, 10-2 in six innings to claim game one of their Super Regional series.
PORTLAND, Ore. (CNN) — A boil water order has been issued for the city of Portland. The presence of total Coliform and E-coli was found in three samples of routine drinking water. The Tri-County Health Department said it’s monitoring the water. “In the public health department and throughout the state, we monitor for bacterial diarrheal … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore.– Oregon scored five runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to break a 1-1 tie en route to a 6-1 victory in game two of the Eugene Regional. The win helped the Ducks advance to the Regional championship game on Saturday at 1 p.m. at Howe Field. Oregon loaded the bases with one … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — A man now convicted of two murders — sentenced to death for his crimes. While David Ray Taylor has been sentenced to death — he may never be executed. That’s because Gov. John Kitzhaber has put a halt to executions in the state of Oregon. In 2011 Gov. Kitzhaber announced no lethal … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — A federal judge could decide whether or not to allow an anti-gay group to defend Oregon’s ban on gay marriage, Wednesday. Judge Michael McShane will hear arguments from the National Organization for Marriage at the federal courthouse in Eugene. The group will ask the judge to let them defend the voter-approved ban … Continue reading »
Oregon head coach Mike White: Oregon outfielder Janie Takeda: Oregon pitcher Cheridan Hawkins:
SWISSHOME, Ore. — A stretch of roadway in Swisshome will be closed to drivers for the next few days, as crews work to clear debris from a landslide. Officials say the landslide caused multiple large rocks, trees and power lines to crash down. The debris was blocking Stagecoach Rd. near milepost 9.5. The road will … Continue reading »