Free Whiteaker Mural Art Tour

EUGENE, Ore — Life-sized art comes alive in Eugene this weekend, and with a little peddle power you can take it all in. The Lane Arts Council is hosting its 2nd annual Mural Bike Tour. One of the featured artist is Esteban Camacho Steffensen. Steffensen spent two months at the Washington Jefferson Skate Park transforming … Continue reading »

Community Dinner Draws Thousands

EUGENE, Ore. — Thousands of people headed to the Whiteaker for the annual community dinner Thursday afternoon. For many people this is the only place they can go for a hot holiday meal. Aside from the food, volunteers handed out sleeping bags, blankets, and warm clothes. They even had nurses on scene giving out flu … Continue reading »

Turkeys Arrive for Whiteaker Dinner

EUGENE, Ore. — Fifteen-hundred pounds of delicious turkey arrived at Lane Community College Friday morning, in preparation for the annual Whiteaker free community Thanksgiving day dinner. The dinner will feed more than 2,200 people. LCC Culinary arts program students prepare the meals, so no extra help is needed there, but organizers still need warm clothing … Continue reading »

Whiteaker Prepares for Block Party

EUGENE, Ore. — The 7th annual Whiteaker Block Party will take over part of downtown. Crews were on site Friday setting up stages for the event’s many performers. This year the party will spread down Van Buren up to Second Avenue. Organizers say they’re proud to see how much the event has grown over the … Continue reading »

Residents Consider Changing Noise Code

EUGENE, Ore. — The Whiteaker area in Eugene could be looking at a noise cap if some residents have their way. Members of the community council say multiple complaints regarding the corner of Blair and Van Buren are what’s driving their consideration of changing the Eugene noise ordinance. Many of the residents KEZI 9 News … Continue reading »