90by30 Initiative Holds Volunteer Fair

EUGENE, Ore. — The 90by30 Initiative is looking for help reducing child abuse and neglect in Lane county by 90% by 2030. A recent survey done by the Center for the Prevention of Abuse and Neglect (CPAN) at the University of Oregon found that more than 98% percent of Lane County residents agree adults should … Continue reading »

Serbu Employee Faces Drug Charges

EUGENE, Ore. — The Juvenile Justice Center supervisor facing drug charges is also being investigated internally. A Lane County spokesman says it’s looking into detention supervisor David Van Lier’s case. He’s facing charges of unlawful possession of heroin and official misconduct for using a county issued iPhone and iPad for drug transactions. The ordeal dates … Continue reading »

Teens Facing Menacing Charges

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Two Springfield teenagers are in jail Sunday night after reportedly leading police on a foot chase for more than a mile. Just after midnight Sunday morning, Springfield Police responded to a call at the corner of G and Mill after someone called 911 saying two people they knew were threatening them and … Continue reading »