Boy Pulled from Springfield Pool

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Emergency crews responded to the Splash! at Lively Park Pool on Thurston Road for a near drowning. An 8-year-old is recovering at Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend Hospital after being pulled from the pool by a lifeguard there, Springfield police said. The information is still limited, but Springfield police say on … Continue reading »

Willamalane Budget Awaits Adoption

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A new Willamalane budget now awaits adoption by the district board of directors. The budget committee unanimously approved a budget for the 2013-2014 fiscal year Wednesday night. Next year’s Willamalane budget is waiting for the board of directors to adopt it. This year’s budget carries some extra weight. Willamalane committee members say … Continue reading »