March 1 – Morning Headlines



  • Federal dollars re-energize energy aid program
    More people will get help paying winter heating bills thanks to an additional infusion of federal money for an energy assistance program coordinated by Lane County. The county says it will receive another $500,000 in funding for the Low Income Home Ene…
  • Woman killed in Highway 101 crash involving Springfield driver
    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 …
  • 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.
  • County Requests Reconsideration of Parvin Butte Decision
    Lane County maintains that a site review for mining operations at Parvin Butte is necessary given the impact to neighboring residents including increased traffic, noise, and proximity to area homes.

Tim Chuey Weather:

Still a chance of a little snow today, but we will start to warm up a bit and the snow will turn back to just rain.

High: 54
Low: 32
Rain: showers

Forecast for the Southern and lower Mid Willamette Valley including Eugene-Springfield and Albany-Corvallis: Mostly cloudy with AM showers likely (60%), a good (50%) chance of showers (0.10 in. of rain possible) this afternoon, a slight (20%) chance of showers late tonight, a slight (20%) chance of rain Friday (0.15 in. of rain possible), cloudy with a good (50%) chance of rain Friday night, mostly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of rain Saturday, then just mostly cloudy Saturday night highs 44-54 lows 32-39. Mostly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of rain Sunday, a (40%) chance of rain Sunday night, rain likely (60%) Monday, showers likely (60%) Monday night, then cloudy with a good (50%) chance of rain Tuesday through Wednesday highs 53-46 lows near 38. (seasonal averages high 54 low 36)

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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