LTD Summer Pass Offer for Kids

EUGENE, Ore. — A special deal this summer for kids in the Eugene-Springfield area that lets them skate, swim and possibly bowl a strike, all for one price. It’s called the 1Pass and anyone under the age of 18 can get one for $50. The pass gets kids on any LTD bus and into any … Continue reading »

House Fire on Gilham Road

EUGENE, Ore. — Investigators are still looking into what caused a house fire in North Eugene Tuesday. It happened just before 2 p.m. at a home on Gilham Road. The Eugene-Springfield Fire Department says no one was home at the time of the fire, but a pet cat died in the blaze. About six units … Continue reading »

Shooting on Buff Way

UPDATE: Two people have been taken into custody, but were not in handcuffs. EUGENE, Ore. — A body was found in the backyard of a home on Buff Way, near Cal Young Road. Calls came in around 7 a.m. reporting shots fired. Eugene and Springfield police say the scene is not secured and the suspect(s) … Continue reading »

New Bike Shop In Downtown Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A new bike shop is now open in downtown Springfield, just in time for the warm weather. Cycle Logical has been open since April 1 but the owner is still as thrilled about it as he was on opening day and he’s not the only one excited about being in business on … Continue reading »

One Killed in McKenzie Motel Fire

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Springfield Police have not yet identified the body of an adult woman found at a structure fire at the McKenzie Motel at 1747 Main Street that happened just before 1 a.m. The fire was contained to just one room, but that room was fully involved. After the fire was put out, a … Continue reading »

Potential Norovirus Outbreak

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Residents at a Springfield senior care facility are changing their daily habits as Lane County Public Health investigates a potential Norovirus outbreak at the facility. Health officials said a large amount of patients at Emeritus Senior Living have symptoms of a stomach virus. The facility reports to public health when there’s a … Continue reading »

Man Arrested for Racial Intimidation

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. – Springfield Police say a former Whoville resident was arrested Tuesday night, accused of racial intimidation and menacing. Police say 52-year-old William Spivey became outraged at a family celebrating a birthday party at Island Park because he thought they were throwing rocks at ducks. They say Spivey approached the two alleged victims and … Continue reading »

Naked Man Arrested for Indecent Exposure

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Police arrested a man they say was naked and performing inappropriate acts near women on the West “D” Street bike path along the Willamette River in Springfield The call came in just after 7:30 Monday night. When police arrived, the suspect, 43 year old John Littrell, had put clothing on and was riding … Continue reading »

Saturday Market Opens

EUGENE, Ore. — Saturday morning foot traffic in downtown Eugene is picking up once again as the Saturday Market kicks off its first day. Customers and vendors filled the 8th and Oak intersection downtown. They say the Saturday Market brings a unique shopping experience to the Eugene-Springfield area and this is usually a sign that … Continue reading »

National Safe Digging Month

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — April is National Safe Digging Month, and local utility companies are reminding homeowners and businesses to call 811 before digging. Striking a live line, such as a power line or gas line, can cause service interruption, costly damages and even injury. That’s why the law says people must call 811 before they … Continue reading »

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