Local Philanthropist Aaron Jones Dies

EUGENE, Ore. — The community is mourning the loss of Aaron Jones, who founded Seneca Mills more than 50 years ago. He died at the age of 92. During his life he not only spent time and money re-shaping the timber industry, but also giving back to the community. Jones donated millions of dollars to … Continue reading »

Three Arrested In Seneca Mill Protest

EUGENE, Ore. — Three people are in the Lane County jail Monday, accused of trespassing during a protest earlier at the Seneca Sawmill Company. Eugene police blocked off a stretch East Enid Road off Highway 99 North. The protestors marched outside the Seneca Sawmill Company singing songs, chanting, and making sure their voices were heard … Continue reading »

3 Arrested After Large Sawmill Protest

EUGENE, Ore. — Three people were arrested Monday morning after a large protest at the Seneca Sawmill Company in Eugene. Nearly 100 protestors from the activist groups, Cascadia Forest Defenders and Earth First!, took part in the demonstration around 10:30 a.m. Organizers say their goal was to draw attention to what they consider to be … Continue reading »