Woman Reports Peeping Tom at Target

ALBANY, Ore. — A woman had a frightening experience at a local store. She was trying on clothes in a dressing room when she noticed someone was holding a cell phone under her door, possibly recording her as she changed. This all happened Wednesday at the Target store in Albany. Shoppers say the case makes … Continue reading »

Post Xmas Shopping And Returns

EUGENE, Ore.– The rush to get Christmas under the tree may be over, but the holiday shopping continues. ‘Tis the season for returns and post holiday deals! From the Oakway Center to Valley River Center, luring signs of sales, clearance and markdowns adorned store windows. “We have a big sale going on today. I work … Continue reading »

Christmas Eve Shoppers

EUGENE, Ore. — The National Retail Federation predicts nearly 10 percent of shoppers will wait until Christmas Eve to finish their shopping. That means one in ten of us are out shopping on Christmas Eve. Shoppers are still packing the Holiday Market in Eugene hoping to find last minute holiday gifts for friends and family. … Continue reading »

Students Learn About the Giving Season

EUGENE, Ore. — In the spirit of the season, kids at a Eugene elementary school are giving to those in need. A group of first graders at the Yujin Gakuen Japanese Immersion Elementary School went shopping Tuesday morning for kids in the pediatric unit at Riverbend Hospital. School staff members say instead of a pizza … Continue reading »

Black Friday At Cabela’s

SPRINGFIELD, Ore.– Black Friday was in full swing when doors opened at Cabela’s in Springfield. At 5am on Friday, more than 800 shoppers made their way through the doors to get their hands on all the┬ádeals! Many of them have been camping out since Thursday afternoon, but the first folks to show up have been … Continue reading »

Black Friday Shoppers Shop Online

EUGENE, Ore. — More people will do their Black Friday shopping from the comfort of their own homes this year. A study by Bankrate.com found that 40 percent of Americans plan to shop on Black Friday. Of those who will shop, 28 percent will head to stores and the rest will go online. It’s mostly … Continue reading »

Hyatt Hotel Coming to Oakway Center

EUGENE, Ore. — Oakway Center in Eugene is about to get a facelift. The shopping center developers announced a major expansion project Wednesday that includes a hotel and multi-level parking structure. The parking lot at Oakway Center in front of Chikara and Cafe Yumm will become an eight story building that’ll house hundreds of parking … Continue reading »

Shoppers Camp Out for H&M Grand Opening

EUGENE, Ore. — H&M is now open at Valley River Center, and some shoppers camped out to make sure they were first in line for the grand opening. The first person got to the mall at 9 p.m. Tuesday night and slept on the sidewalk before the mall opened. Shoppers say they wanted the experience … Continue reading »

Fletcher’s For Children to Close

EUGENE, Ore. — After serving the Eugene community for more than 35 years, Fletcher’s for Children is closing it’s doors. The owners say their lease is ending and since the recession, it’s been difficult to keep their small business profitable. At Fletcher’s you can find just about anything a baby or child might need, and … Continue reading »

Holiday Shopping Increase Expected

EUGENE, Ore. — The National Retail Federation expects to see an increase of about 4 percent in holiday shopping this year. While the days leading up to Christmas are big – post Christmas sales also attract big crowds. Despite the expected overall increase in sales, some reports say the days leading up to Christmas were … Continue reading »

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