Day 1 – Eugene Beer Week Headlines:
Tim Chuey: partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers tonight and cooler (evening small hail possible), AM clouds then a mix of clouds and sun with a slight (20%) chance of showers Tuesday.
UO to reconsider the riverfront?
The University has asked developer Trammell Crow to look at the 1700 Millrace Drive location that has long been touted by Connecting Eugene as a better, less controversial, site for new Riverfront Research Park building.
Lawyers: Suspect in officer shooting delusional
A lawyer for a woman charged in the fatal shooting of a Eugene police officer says his client is delusional and believes the officer shot at her car.
Oregon Senate votes to give day off to veterans
The state Senate has voted to give military veterans a day off from work on Veterans Day.
AAA: Average price of gasoline in Oregon $3.95
The AAA auto club reports the average price of a gallon of gas in Oregon is $3.95.
Tax proponents withdraw lawsuit.
With the lawsuit against him withdrawn on Monday, Eugene School District candidate Mark Callahan demanded an apology. But the group that filed the suit isn’t in an apologizing mood. Here is Callahan’s Press Release. At this time, Strong Schools Eugene has not commented on the withdrawal of the lawsuit.
Church vandalized for third time: ‘I’m afraid it’s going to escalate’
Vandals have struck a Eugene church three times in the past three months, doing $1500 in damage.
Hundreds take part in March for Babies
It was the best feel-good moment of the week in Eugene when hundreds of residents joined together in support of the smallest members of Lane County-babies-by participating in March for Babies to benefit March of Dimes.