The local evening Headlines:
Tim Chuey Weather:
Rain tonight (0.25 in. of rain possible), mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of rain Wednesday (0.10 in. of rain possible), a slight (20%) chance of rain Wednesday night.
Car plows into Eugene business
Driver tells police that she believes her foot got stuck in plastic floor mat, causing her to keep foot on the gas pedal.
Springfield/Eugene Target stores to expand groceries
Both store locations will grow next year adding fresh produce, and a larger selection of grocery items
Oregon Senate approves immigrant tuition bill
The Oregon Senate has voted to allow some illegal immigrants to pay in-state tuition at Oregon public universities.
Woman escapes RV fire, two dogs perish
A woman broke out the front window of a burning fifth-wheel trailer Tuesday morning, escaping the inferno with minor injuries
Eugene hotel room searched after pot bust on I-5 north of Salem
State police searched a hotel room in downtown Eugene on Monday after finding 5 pounds of pot in a car during a traffic stop on Interstate 5 north of Salem.
Push to sell marijuana in Oregon kicks off
If supporters can get the initiative on the ballot and approved by voters, it would allow any adult over 21 to buy pot at a state licensed store or grow it in Oregon.
Budget rally: ‘Our services are worth fighting for’
Local groups rallied in Downtown Eugene Tuesday, to voice their concerns over those proposed state cuts to disability services.
Hewlett-Packard fined for asbestos hazard
Environmental regulators have fined Hewlett-Packard Co. $9600 for the improper handling of asbestos by the contractor leading the remodel of the company’s Corvallis, Oregon campus.