July 4 – Morning Headlines
- 3 rapes reported in 5 days near Staduim Park and Chase village apartments
Three separate rapes occurring over the past five days have been reported to the Eugene Police Department by an anonymous source.
- Man faces murder charge
A California man faces an aggravated murder charge and a potential death sentence for allegedly shooting a rural Cottage Grove man in front of his father and other witnesses during a January robbery. Robert Paul Smith, 34, pleaded not guilty Tuesday to…
- Oregon warned of disabilities act violations
The federal government says too many Oregonians with disabilities are segregated in “sheltered workshops,” doing rote work for low pay in institutional or industrial settings.
- Dexter Prepares for Big Fireworks Show
Dexter, Oregon–it’s small town U.S.A. where the morning commute is a breeze. City roads are covered with wildflowers, and American pride is on display. Not a lot of people live here, but there’s a big buzz. “There alwa…
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Tim Chuey Weather:
Forecast: Mostly Sunny
An upper level low (“U” shape on brown line) has moved away from the Pacific Northwest. The frontal systemthat moved through bringing some showers early Tuesday is gone too. A high pressure ridge (“Arch” shape on brown line) takes over and that will mean sunshine and dry weather with temperatures near or slightly below normal for the 4th of July. The extended outlook is for even more sunshine and warmer Summertime temperatures.
Forecast for the Southern and lower Mid Willamette Valley including Eugene-Springfield and Albany-Corvallis: Partly cloudy this AM, mostly sunny and warmer this afternoon (Independence Day), mostly clear tonight, partly cloudy Thursday AM, mostly sunny and warmer in the afternoon, clearing in the evening, mostly cloudy Thursday night and Friday AM, mostly sunny Friday afternoon, then partly cloudy Friday night highs 77-79 lows 47-55. Partly cloudy Saturday AM, mostly sunny and warmer Saturday afternoon, partly cloudy Saturday night and Sunday AM, mostly sunny Sunday afternoon, then partly cloudy Sunday night through Tuesday highs 84-86 cooling to near 83 Tuesday lows 52-55. (seasonal averages high 79 low 50)
- 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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