Motorcycle Poker Run Benefits Foundation

EUGENE, Ore. — Motorcyclists are getting revved up for a poker run this weekend to help support breast cancer prevention. The Tough Enough to Wear Pink Motorcycle Poker Run will start at Latus Harley-Davidson Saturday at 1:30 p.m. Riders will stop in Brownsville, Monroe and Veneta before ending in Junction City at the Function for … Continue reading »

Biz Commute Challenge: Poker Walkabout

EUGENE, Ore. — The Business Commute Challenge is happening all week. Monday, participants got their hands in on the action. More than 90 people joined the Eugene Poker Walkabout on their lunch break. They walked around downtown and stopped at eight different businesses. Along the way, they received different playing cards to bring back to … Continue reading »

Elderly Poker Players

EUGENE, Ore. — Tradition is hard to break so, for three hours a day, three days a week, a group of residents at the Solvang Retirement home breaks out a deck of cards. The group of seven plays rounds of poker, something they say can get quite competitive. Players say the buy in is 50 … Continue reading »

Teams Compete in Poker Walkabout

EUGENE, Ore. — High gas prices might be a little more incentive to compete in the Business Commute Challenge. Monday, teams participated in the Poker Challenge Walkabout. They got a gift basket with a map of seven different organizations to visit where they’d get a card. The team with the best hand won. Organizers say … Continue reading »