December 31 – Morning Headlines

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Fatal bus crash near Pendleton. ODOT to blame? image - Oregon Live.

Morning Headlines

Fatal bus crash near Pendleton.  ODOT to blame?  image - Oregon Live.
Fatal bus crash near Pendleton. ODOT to blame? image – Oregon Live.
  • Nine die in tour bus crash on I-84 east of Pendleton
    A tour bus headed for Canada careened through a guardrail along an icy Oregon highway and about 100 feet down a steep embankment Sunday, killing nine people and injuring more than 20 others, authorities said. The charter bus carrying
  • Springfield police probe two reports of gunfire
    Two separate incidents, both involving 22-year-old men allegedly shooting off .22-caliber handguns in the morning hours, were reported by Springfield police on Saturday. In the first incident, which police said might have been race
  • County revisits city center site
    Lane County has received three redevelopment proposals for the largely open, two-acre property it owns in downtown Eugene, potentially paving the way for another addition to the flow of recent construction projects in the city center. The county has no
  • A new leader is shaking up LCOG
    Five months ago, change slapped Bob Swank, the longtime associate director of the Lane Council of Governments. Swank said LCOG’s new executive director, Brenda Wilson, handed him a letter with a severance agreement. She told him either to accept
  • Thurston High School sends support to Sandy Hook
    Students and staff sent dozens of cards to Newtown, Connecticut following the deadly shooting at an elementary school, and also created a video showing support for the East Coast community.
  • UO draws $111 million
    The University of Oregon brought in $111 million in grants, contracts and other competitive awards for its research in fiscal year 2012, university officials said. The lion’s share, 88 percent, came from the federal government — an addition
  • Millers beat Southridge in finale
    Two-time Class 5A state champion Springfield finished the Lake Oswego Interstate Shootout 2-2 after beating Southridge on Sunday afternoon, 53-38. Mercedes Russell scored 31 points and had 13 rebounds in the win. After losing three
  • Lane storms to title at Chemeketa
    Kersey Wilcox led six Lane Community College scorers in double figures with 18 points and was named most valuable player of the Chemeketa Holiday Tournament after leading the unbeaten Titans to a 92-68 women’s basketball victory ove
  • Double-double gets Marshfield Pirates tournament title over N. Eugene
    Tournament MVP Payton Babb scored 13 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead Marshfield to a 48-34 victory over North Eugene in the championship game of the Les Schwab South Coast Holiday Tournament at Marshfield’s gym. Abby Thral

Keep Current: – EDN Headline News, Sports and Weather

Tim Chuey Weather:

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The celebrating will be on tonight, sooner for some. Please don’t drink and drive. Have a designated driver or take a cab home.

high pressure ridge (shaded “arch” shape) is taking over and will dry us out as the trough of low pressure (shaded “U ” shape) slides to the south and east. A weak frontal system will slide down from the north along the the ridge. It won’t be until the middle to the end of next week that another frontal system will move south of us spreading some clouds and rainy weather at us.

[gn_spoiler title=”ADVISORIES” open=”0″ style=”1″]A FREEZE WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM UNTIL 8 AM TODAY FOR THE SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTH OREGON COAST. A FROST ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM UNTIL 8 AM TODAY FOR THE SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTH OREGON COAST.[/gn_spoiler]

High: 40
Low: 25
Forecast: Mostly cloudy with patchy fog and freezing fog early this AM, mostly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of rain this afternoon and evening, mostly cloudy with patchy fog and freezing fog late tonight (New Year’s Eve) and early Tuesday AM, partly cloudy Tuesday afternoon (New Year’s Day) and evening, mostly cloudy with patchy fog and freezing fog late at night and Wednesday AM, a mix of clouds and sun in the afternoon, then just mostly cloudy Wednesday night highs 38-40 cooling to 37 Wednesday lows 25-29 . Mostly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of rain Thursday, a slight (20%) chance of showers at night, mostly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers Friday, mostly cloudy Friday night, then a mix of clouds and sun Saturday and Sunday with mostly cloudy skies and a slight (20%) chance of a showers Saturday night highs 42-47 lows 30-40. (seasonal averages high 45 low 34).

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.

Keep Current on the Weather: timchueyweather4u.com

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