SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Springfield residents are taking a stand against what they say are hateful words popping up around town. “A Springfield individual distributed flyers at Springfield High School and at Native American and Latino events saying diversity is white genocide,” said Michael Carrigan, event organizer. The man taking responsibility for those flyers is retired … Continue reading »
For the October 17th edition of KEZI Friday Night blitz, watch highlights of 11 games including our Game of the Week between North Medford & Willamette, Thurston & Sheldon, South Eugene, Roseburg, and more.
EUGENE, Ore — Rain or shine, the 3rd Annual Nick Symmonds Springfield 800 meter race is Friday, October 17th. The race takes over 5th Street in downtown Springfield. It’s a straight run with 8 different heats from walkers to elite. Five time USA outdoor 800 meter champion and 2-time Olympian Nick Symmonds will be there … Continue reading »
For the October 10th edition of Friday Night Blitz, watch highlights from 12 games, including Willamette at Thurston, North Medford taking on Grants Pass and our Game of the Week, Marist at Eagle Point.
SPRINGFIELD, Ore.– Springfield and Eugene joined more than 240 schools across Oregon to celebrate International Walk and Bike To School Day. It’s a great way to improve health, cut down on traffic congestion, and save the environment. There are other perks that aren’t so obvious. Studies show that healthy students make better learners. For parent … Continue reading »
SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — It looked like a big bust in Springfield Tuesday morning; but, it’s not clear why FBI agents were in and out of a home along Lawnridge Avenue for hours. Neighbors say the commotion started at about 9 a.m. at a home located at 1635 Lawnridge Ave. They said a woman and her … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — The Willamette River is flowing a lot cleaner Saturday thanks to volunteers from all over Lane County. More than 100 people signed up to help pick up garbage along the river in Eugene and Springfield. It’s part of the 2014 Great Willamette River Clean Up, headed by Willamette Riverkeeper. Volunteers cleaned up … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — Students were back in class Monday at the University of Oregon; but as they moved in this weekend, police were out patrolling, handing out multiple citations, and even made some arrests. The numbers from Eugene Police spoke for themselves, quite a few were people stopped by police on Friday and Saturday night. … Continue reading »
SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — More changes coming to the Gateway Mall, just weeks after Chuck-E-Cheese closed its doors. A manager from Cinemark Movies 12, also referred to as “The Dollar Theater”, on Gateway confirmed Sunday is its last day in business. Customers say they’re not happy to see the movie theater go because its cheap prices … Continue reading »
SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Police say a man is in the hospital after a shooting early Sunday morning in Springfield. Police responded to Riverbend Hospital just before 2:00 a.m. after a 27-year-old man arrived with gunshot wounds, which are not considered life-threatening. The officers determined the shooting took place in a parking lot on the 3200 block … Continue reading »