Rebuilding Spencer Butte Trail

EUGENE, Ore.– Work is set to begin rebuilding the summit trail at Spencer Butte. ┬áThe city of Eugene plans to add more than 700 feet of trail and steps to the top this spring. The goal is to improve safety and accessibility. The main trail ends just below the summit and to get to the … Continue reading »

Eugene Vehicle Break-in Suspect Arrested

EUGENE, Ore. — Police arrested a man suspected of breaking in to vehicles in the Spencer Butte parking lot this summer. Monday afternoon, An officer found James Edward Walters in his vehicle near the 3600 block of Glenwood Drive. He was arrested on multiple counts of identity theft and unlawful entry of a motor vehicle. … Continue reading »

Thousands Participate in Butte to Butte

EUGENE, Ore. — About 4,500 participants made it out to the 41st Annual Butte to Butte. While some records were broken, making that kind of history wasn’t everyone’s goal Friday morning. It was a tight race in the 10K Men’s Division with Chris Kwiatkowski taking first by mere seconds with a time of 30 minutes … Continue reading »

Thousands Run From Butte to Butte

EUGENE, Ore. — Thousands of people ran from Spencer Butte to Skinner Butte in the 40th annual Butte to Butte race. In honor of the 4th of July some runners wore red, white, and blue. Nabi and Kathleen Malekzedah were decked out from head to toe in patriotic clothing and have been running this race … Continue reading »