Thousands Walk in Race for the Cure

EUGENE, Ore. –There wasn’t a football game Sunday, but thousands of people headed to Autzen Stadium in the morning for the annual Race or the Cure. People walked or ran along the streets of Eugene for the Susan G. Komen fundraiser run. Teams of runners were decked out from head to toe in pink for … Continue reading »

Interview: Race for the Cure

EUGENE, Ore. — It’s not too late to sign up for the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure happening Sunday at Autzen Stadium. Anyone who wants to participate can register online through Thursday as well as in person the day of the event. So far, 94 teams are registered. The goal is to raise … Continue reading »

Fundraiser Helps Pay for Mammograms

EUGENE, Ore. — The Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure is still a couple of months out, but a fundraiser for it is just days away. On Thursday, Liz and Reilly from 94.5 Mix FM will host their second annual PinkNic on the Patio from 6 to 9 p.m. at Sweet Cheeks Winery. For … Continue reading »

Woman Advocates for Cancer Screening

EUGENE, Ore. — October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and here’s a fact: 1 in 8 women will be affected by this disease in their lifetime. That includes Deena Pederson. She’s a mother of six who makes homemade meals, grows fresh vegetables, and homeschools her daughter. Every day is a whirlwind, but in 2010 it … Continue reading »