Sales and Closures on Labor Day

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Labor Day is summer’s last hurrah, but it’s also the last day for shoppers to get their hands on some hot bargains. Although many places are closed during the holiday, a number of stores and malls will be bustling with shoppers. For many retailers, this is the last day that they can … Continue reading »

Firework Vendors Hold Massive Sales

EUGENE, Ore. — Firework vendors are hoping to go out with a bang! For the next couple of days they’ll be having massive sales to get rid of unsold fireworks. Vendors we spoke with say they saw a huge spike in sales leading up to the Fourth of July and they think it’s because of … Continue reading »

EPD Briefs Company on Solicitation Laws

EUGENE, Ore. — A company accused of aggressive door-to-door sales teams has contacted Eugene police. The Eugene Police Department says it has talked to representatives from one of the companies accused of aggressive sales techniques. Friday, representatives from Kal-Care Enterprises–a company that sells cleaning products–voluntarily showed up at the police department, where they were briefed … Continue reading »

EPD Warns of Aggressive Salesmen

EUGENE, Ore. — The Eugene Police Department is warning residents about an influx of aggressive door-to-door sales. EPD says they have been getting more reports about overly forceful encounters with salesmen. In some incidents, the person has pushed past the resident, illegally entering the home. EPD says they are investigating the reports to see if … Continue reading »