OSU to Host Repair Fair

CORVALLIS, Ore. — If you’re in or near Corvallis, you have a chance to get some free repairs and learn how to do them yourself. Oregon State University Campus Recycling is hosting the January Repair Fair from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the OSU Recycling Warehouse. You can bring in small appliances, electronics, clothing, computers, … Continue reading »

Junction City DMV to Close for Repairs

JUNCTION CITY, Ore. – The Junction City DMV field office will be closed October 13-17 for repairs and improvements. The office will be repainted and the flooring will be replaces. The office will also get new system furniture and an additional counter workstation. The office, located at 235 W Fourth Ave., is scheduled to reopen … Continue reading »

Master Recycler Program Reduces Waste

EUGENE, Ore. — Instead of tossing old, tattered clothes or broken furniture in the garbage, you can take advantage of the latest Lane County Master Recyclers campaign. The Repair2Reuse Program is encouraging Lane County residents to get old products fixed instead of throwing them away and buying new ones. Not only would it help reduce the … Continue reading »

Car Repair Shops Busy Due to Snowstorm

EUGENE, Ore. — There’s no business like snow business. One local car repair specialist says his shop will be busy well into the new year. Ron Doerr at M&G Collision says they had 35 customers with damaged vehicles come into their shop in the first three days of the snowstorm. Most had damage to their … Continue reading »

Fix-It Fair Offers Moneysaving Tips

EUGENE, Ore. — Everybody is looking for ways to save money and go green, and the Eugene Fix-It Fair taught residents how to do just that. People of all ages enjoyed some home improvement tips Saturday at Willamette High School. The fair had workshops on how to save energy during the cold winter months, and … Continue reading »