- Council won’t lift ban on dogs in west university business district
Let sleeping dogs lie, just not next to the shops, stores and restaurants west of the University of Oregon. The Eugene City Council on Monday night made it clear that it will reject a proposal by Councilor Betty Taylor to lift the 15-year-old ban on do…
- Police investigate stabbing at downtown Eugene club
Eugene police are investigating a stabbing that occurred late Saturday or early Sunday at a downtown nightclub. Police learned of the incident at 1 a.m. Sunday, after a 28-year-old man who had been stabbed arrived at Sacred Heart Medical Center at Rive…
- Masked man robs Eugene adult store
A knife-wielding man who wore a Halloween mask to hide his face robbed an adult store off River Road in Eugene this morning, police said. The incident was reported at 4:23 a.m. at the Adult Shop at 90 Holeman Alley. Police said the masked man walked in…
- Springfield man gets nearly 17 years in prison in sex abuse plea deal
A Springfield man’s scheduled 12-day child sex abuse trial came to an unexpected end Friday when he reached a plea deal with the state and was sentenced to nearly 17 years in prison. Kirk Douglas Norton, 38, pleaded guilty to six counts of first-degre…
- FBI: Violent Crime Drops, Rapes Increase in Eugene
Violent crime is dropping in Eugene, according to new numbers from the FBI. The Eugene Police Department says it credits an increase in jail beds and a new crime fighting strategy as to why violent crimes in many categories dropped in 2010…
- Suction from grain causes brewery silo to cave in
The top of the grain silo at Ninkasi Brewing Company collapsed Thursday when suction created by grain being pulled down caused the top of the silo to cave in.
- Lane County Releases Deadly Force Video
In an attempt to educate the public about officer-involved shootings, Lane County released a new video to debunk myths and misconceptions about the use of deadly force by law enforcement officers. The video is called “Hollywood Versus Real…
- Eugene police officer puts out call to help west university homeless
Although he only works there, Eugene police officer Randy Ellis is quick to call the area immediately west of the University of Oregon campus “my neighborhood.” And for the fourth year in a row, he’s going beyond the normal call of duty to collec…
- Bozievich explains reasoning in voting against proclamation
Taxes, public safety, land use, social services: Elected officials know that the issues that come before them can be divisive, splitting public bodies along political and personal preferences. But who votes against a proclamation for a program to help …
Tim Chuey Weather:
We’ll be warming up again just before Fall begins.
The jet stream has settled down and will keep our weather pretty stable for most of the week as a high pressure ridge (“Arch” shape) builds in. A frontal system fell apart as it came through. We’re going back to more sunshine and warmer through Friday when the Autumnal Equinox occurs at 2:05 AM PDT.
Forecast for the Southern and lower Mid Willamette Valley including Eugene-Springfield and Albany-Corvallis: Mostly cloudy with patchy fog early this AM, mostly sunny and warmer this afternoon, mostly clear tonight, partly cloudy Wednesday through Thursday night highs near 84 lows 46-52. Continued partly cloudy Friday through Monday highs 85-78 lows 53-50. (seasonal averages high 76 low 46)
- Forecast for the Umpqua Basin including Roseburg
- Forecast for the South Oregon Coast including Coos Bay and North Bend
- Forecast for the Cascades of Lane County
Because weather forecasting is a combination of science, intuition, and timing there can be no absolute guarantees that individual forecasts will be 100% accurate. Nature is in a constant state of flux and sudden unexpected weather events can happen.
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