Community Members Mourn Children Killed

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Community members are showing their support for the family, all day stopping by with gifts like flowers and teddy bears. Some say they were at the intersection Sunday night and watched as emergency responders worked on scene. They came back to pay their respects a day later, but the emotions were still … Continue reading »

Community Mourns for Crash Victims

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A tragic crash killed three children and sent a woman to the hospital. This happened just before 5 p.m. Sunday at 54th and Main streets when the four were crossing Main Street. The tragedy has hit the community hard. Mourners continue to come by a vigil for the victims where the accident … Continue reading »

3 Children Killed in Pedestrian Crash

UPDATE (4:30 p.m. Monday): Springfield Mayor Christine Lundberg has issued the following statement regarding the crash: “Our community has suffered a tragic loss. Our hearts go out to the family and friends of those who lost their lives last night on Main Street. Although we strive to make our community and Main Street as safe … Continue reading »

Art Walk Helps Bring Life to Area

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — In its effort to breathe new life into the city, Springfield is welcoming businesses into downtown with open arms. If you take a walk down Main Street, you can see that the face of downtown Springfield is changing and many believe that the Second Friday Art Walk is definitely a contributing factor. … Continue reading »