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February 2012

Eugene man pleads guilty to heroin charges but cleared in shooting, DA says

A southeast Eugene resident legally shot and killed a man who allegedly came to his home to rob him of drugs and cash, Lane County prosecutors said today. Meanwhile, Tyler Jon Norman — the shooter in the Feb. 2 incident on Stoney Ridge Road — plead…

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The new month of March begins Thursday. Snow levels will still be dancing around the foothills and higher elevations above the valley. Well be warming up and getting back to rain by the end of the week.

________________   Here is my weekly weather quiz question. What is the difference between the terms “weather” and “climate?” Please remember to post your answer as a comment by clicking on “no comments /comments” in the upper right hand portion of this page under the caption, then add your comment. The first person to post the […]

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Woman killed in Highway 101 crash involving Springfield driver

GARDINER — A woman was killed and a Springfield truck driver may have been injured in a crash on Highway 101 about three miles north of Gardiner this morning. The woman has not yet been identified pending notification of kin. Preliminary information …

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Oregon Islamic charity founder heads to prison

MEDFORD — An Iranian-American man who founded an Islamic charity in southern Oregon and was convicted of smuggling money to Saudi Arabia was headed for federal prison Wednesday to serve his 33-month sentence, his lawyer said. …

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State settles wrongful death lawsuit for $1.5 million

A wrongful death lawsuit filed against the State of Oregon seeks $1.5 million for not preventing the torture and murder of a Eugene teen at the hands of her mother.

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Monkees singer Davy Jones dies in Florida at 66

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Davy Jones, a former actor turned singer who helped propel the TV rock band The Monkees to the top of the pop charts and into rock ‘n’ roll history, died Wednesday in Florida. He was 66. Jones, lead singer of the 1960s gro…

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Fatal crash on Hwy 101 north of Reedsport

At least one person died Wednesday morning when a commercial truck and a passenger vehicle collided on Highway 101, about three miles north of Reedsport.

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February 29 – Morning Headlines

Weather: Cold and wet, bag ban, South Eugene bar robbery, kill the owl, Farr in – Clark out, car vs storefront, City wants brutality case tossed, Cunningham decides to say at EWEB, UO golf wins, The Paralympics

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