MAPLETON, Ore.– Dozens of homes in Mapleton are under water Sunday night after the Siuslaw River crested Sunday morning after the Siuslaw River crested Sunday morning. People living here in Mapleton along the Siuslaw River say while flooding is not uncommon in this area, they had to prepare pretty quickly for this flood. Roads are … Continue reading »
FLORENCE, Ore. – Residents can learn more about the remodel plan in place for the Siuslaw Bridge. Members of the team working on the project to protect, restore and improve the safety of the historic Florence bridge will explain the details of their project. It is set to begin in 2015 and expected to last … Continue reading »
FLORENCE, Ore. – The Oregon Department of Transportation says crews will be working on the U.S. 101: Siuslaw River Bridge Wednesday and Thursday. ODOT says motorists can expect 10-20 minute delays travelling the Pacific Coast Highway. From 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. both nights, crews will be opening and closing the historic draw bridge. Travelers … Continue reading »
FLORENCE, Ore. — Oregon State Police is investigating the death of a 59-year-old Eugene man who was crushed by a log Sunday. Troopers say around 6 p.m., on the beach near the Driftwood Shores Resort, the man was standing on a log when the tide came in. The tide rolled the log causing him to … Continue reading »
FLORENCE, Ore. — Siuslaw Elementary School was back to normal after being placed on lockdown Tuesday morning. Florence Police say an officer attempted to pull over a female driver, and her male passenger, near the school for driving while suspended. That’s when the passenger bolted. As precaution, the elementary school was placed on lockdown for … Continue reading »
For the November 8 version of the Friday Night Blitz, it’s the first round of the state playoffs. Jake Zivin and Stephen Nelson bring you highlights from twelve games from teams in our area and scores from many others. Who moved on, and whose season came to an end?
On the September 20th edition of Friday Night Blitz on KEZI 9 News, Jake Zivin and Erik Elken bring you games from 11 games from around our area, including Sheldon at North Medford, Eagle Point at Springfield, and Scio at Santiam Christian.
EUGENE, Ore.– For the September 6 edition of the Friday Night Blitz on KEZI 9 News, Stephen Nelson and Jake Zivin bring you highlights from 14 games from around Oregon. Our Game of the Week featured a showdown between No. 2 Sheldon and No. 3 Central Catholic.
CORVALLIS, Ore. – The Siuslaw National Forest announced it will remove its onsite collection of fees at some of its day-use sites, this summer. The Siuslaw National Forest will no longer collect payments for recreation passes onsite at 12 of its coastal locations. Visitors will still be required to have passes for access sites, but … Continue reading »