Fatal Hit & Run Suspect Arraigned

EUGENE, Ore. — The Veneta woman accused of killing a man during a hit and run in Springfield appeared before a judge for the first time Monday. 30-year-old Isabel McDaniel was arraigned at the Lane County Jail to face several charges including criminally negligent homicide, fatal hit and run, and tampering with evidence. McDaniel is … Continue reading »

District Selling Surplus Land

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The Springfield School Board is having a special meeting Monday afternoon to authorize the sale of a piece of surplus property. The district is selling the land on Rainbow Drive in Springfield for $2.1 million. The school district says the money will be used to pay off property in a different part … Continue reading »

Police Investigate Deadly Hwy 126 Crash

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Oregon State Police are investigating a deadly crash near Springfield. Troopers say just before 8 p.m. Saturday a car was westbound on Highway 126 when it traveled off the road and hit a tree. They say the driver, Richard Corgain from Eugene, was extracted from the car. The 67-year-old died at the … Continue reading »

Man Escapes House Fire

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A Springfield man is lucky to be alive after escaping a house fire. Fire crews responded to the 5000 block of E St. around 10:40 p.m. Saturday. They say a man woke up in his room to the smell of smoke, and saw flames reaching the ceiling. Firefighters say the man was … Continue reading »

Suspect Wanted in Hit-and-Run

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A father has died as a result of a hit-and-run in Springfield. Springfield Police are searching for the suspect who hit and killed a father and injured his son as they were crossing the street at 54th and Main Street after buying groceries at Safeway. They say it happened before 6 p.m. … Continue reading »

Police Search for Robbery Suspect

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Police are searching for a suspect they say robbed a home in Springfield. It happened just after 6 p.m. Saturday at a home on 5th Street between E and F Street. Police say a man walked into the home through an unlocked door, wearing a ski mask. They say he was carrying … Continue reading »

OSP Finds Oxycodone During Traffic Stop

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. – Oregon State Police arrested a man Wednesday, after finding Oxycodone tablets in his car. OSP says around 8 a.m. trooper stopped a 2013 Dodge Charger on Interstate 5 that was traveling at 92 mph in a 65 mph zone. The trooper noticed Oxycodone tablets wrapped in cellophane in the lap of the … Continue reading »

Warming Centers Open for Saturday

EUGENE/SPRINGFIELD/COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — The Egan Warming Centers will be open the night of Saturday, Nov. 29th. Volunteers are on standby for the night of Sunday, Nov. 30th and Monday, Dec. 1st. Sites activated for Saturday, Nov. 29th are as follows: 1. First Christian Church, 11th & Oak Eugene (shuttles to take guests to other … Continue reading »

Black Friday At Cabela’s

SPRINGFIELD, Ore.– Black Friday was in full swing when doors opened at Cabela’s in Springfield. At 5am on Friday, more than 800 shoppers made their way through the doors to get their hands on all the deals! Many of them have been camping out since Thursday afternoon, but the first folks to show up have been … Continue reading »

Cafe Dishes Up for Thanksgiving

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — While some gripe about working the holidays, a Springfield restaurant gladly dishes up every Thanksgiving for free. For the last eight years, Busy Bee Cafe on Main Street has welcomed one and all through their doors for a real Thanksgiving feast of turkey and ham with all the fixings on their own … Continue reading »

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