Junction City Ready for Light Parade

  JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — You still have time to get to the annual light parade in Junction City on Friday. About 5,000 people are expected to show up for the 23rd annual event. There are 40 entries in all. One will have 30,000 lights. You’ll see everything from horses to dogs, kids, and an … Continue reading »

Residents Enjoy 61st Annual Parade

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The holiday spirit was alive in Springfield Saturday as streets were filled with thousands of excited residents who came to watch the re-scheduled 61st Annual Springfield Christmas Parade. Luckily, the weather was cooperating for the event unlike last week. Judging from the size of the crowd, the recent cold spell didn’t ruin … Continue reading »

Groups Prep for Christmas Parade

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The Springfield Christmas Parade will kick off Saturday at 1 p.m. Participants will march from 21st and Olympic all the way to Pioneer Parkway and B Street. Before the parade starts, about 60 people with tubas will perform a concert at noon in front of the Springfield Museum. “We’ve had players beginning … Continue reading »

Springfield’s 60th Christmas Parade

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Hundreds of residents decked the streets of Springfield with holiday cheer Saturday, as the 60th annual Christmas Parade rolled through the town in style. From the Thurston girls soccer team to the Springfield Fire department, dozens of entries pranced down Main street to show off their city’s pride. The city of Springfield … Continue reading »