EUGENE, Ore.–In the January 23rd edition of Round Ball Wrap, we go around Western Oregon for highlights from North Medford at Sheldon, South Eugene at South Medford and Thurston at Grants Pass.
SPRINGFIELD, Ore.– One person is hospitalized after an early morning house fire on Monday. It happened on the 500 block of North 39th Street in Springfield at about 4:10 a.m. Firefighters say the fire started in one of the bedrooms and smoke quickly filled the home. Two men were inside at the time of the … Continue reading »
SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — News that the Springfield Plywood and Veneer Mill is being rebuilt has brought hope into the lives of former workers, who lost their jobs after it burned down in July. “Hope” seems to be about one of the only words Jeffery Clark can use to describe the news after bouncing around temp … Continue reading »
SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A Springfield early learning center is on the search for answers after finding the American flag hanging in front of the school burned. Springfield police says a person from the Brattain Early Learning Center reported the crime early Friday. Investigators believe it happened sometime between Thursday evening and the early hours of … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore.– In the season premiere of Round Ball Wrap, KEZI 9 Sports traveled to South Eugene High to watch the Axemen take on Roseburg in our “Game of the Week”. Plus, highlights of 12 other prep basketball games around western Oregon.
SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Friday marks a proud moment for the Ramirez family. They are now homeowners after they wrote a check for their very last mortgage. The family of seven built their home on the 200 block of South 34th Street in 1998 with the help of Habitat For Humanity volunteers. After 17 years, they finally paid … Continue reading »
SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The Eugene-Springfield Fire Department is investigating a fire at a former Springfield car dealership building tonight. It started around 5:30 p.m. at the vacant building on the corner of S A and 7th in Springfield. Eugene-Springfield Fire says when crews arrived they saw smoke and flames coming from the second story of … Continue reading »
SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Crews are investigating an apartment fire on the 100 block of S 41st in Springfield from around 9 Saturday morning. Firefighters located an extinguished a fire in an upstairs bedroom closet of a two-story townhouse unit. The two occupants, an adult male and his 9-year-old son were home at the time of … Continue reading »
SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — An Oregon father and daughter are facing incest charges and Springfield Police say they have two children together. Detectives say they discovered the relationship, while investigating another case in the spring. Officers say it isn’t clear when the consensual relationship started between 49-year-old Eric Gates and his biological daughter, 25-year-old Chalena Moody. … Continue reading »
SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A number of people walked through the doors of the Richard E. Wildish Community Theater Tuesday night to hear Mayor Christine Lundberg talk about Springfield’s strengths and weaknesses. Investments in the city’s development took center stage. Delivering her speech Lundberg first walked across the stage and flipped the switch of an actual … Continue reading »