The local headlines as of this morning:
Tim Chuey: Mostly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of rain this afternoon, a good (50%) chance of rain this evening, rain likely (60%) late tonight (0.10 in. of rain possible), mostly cloudy with showers likely (60%) Saturday (0.10 in. of rain possible) through Sunday night highs 60-55 lows 44-40.
UO eyes campus upgrade
The University of Oregon could soon launch a huge overhaul of student recreation and activities facilities if it can win quick state approval of a $160.5 million plan to expand two key buildings.
Three demonstrators arrested at Seneca plant
Lane County sheriff’s deputies arrested three protesters Thursday morning during a demonstration outside the new Seneca Sustainable Energy wood-burning power plant off Highway 99.
Teachers balk at district offer
The offer keeps getting a tad better, but for the Eugene Education Association it’s still not good enough. Not even close.
NextStep Recycling launches community computer lab for low income residents
A new project from a technology focused Eugene non-profit is putting computer education and internet connections into the hands of low income Lane County residents with the hope of opening doors for kids, teens and adults.
Dutch Bros. Raise Money for Kilcullen Family
Dutch Bros. is stepping up to help Officer Kilcullen’s family. Springfield, Eugene and Junction City Dutch Bros. locations will donate all proceeds from sales Friday to benefit Officer Kilcullen’s wife and two children.