January 18 – Morning Headlines
- Ducks, Inc.: Chip Kelly’s lawn vandalized
- Sheriffs, guns and stationary: County officials weigh in on federal laws
Sheriffs in Coos, Douglas and Crook counties have all come out with letters and public statements of their own. The Lane County sheriff has not joined the rush.
- Feds give $226 million to Ore. insurance exchange
- Springfield officials ask what citizens want to do with a land parcel
It may not be a large parcel of land, but for a neighborhood with a shortage of open spaces, the empty, undeveloped area on 13th Street between L and N streets could make a small park. Or a bike path. Or maybe a community garden….
- Commission says Kitzhaber can give paid speeches
The Oregon Government Ethics Commission says Gov. John Kitzhaber can accept fees for delivering health-policy speeches.
- Local 7th grader acts fast, saves friend from choking
Last week in the cafeteria of Thurston Middle School, a 7th grader sprung into action when she realized one of her friends was choking and couldn’t breath.
- Marist’s Alex Seaver in hot pursuit of state swimming repeats
- Billies’ Bertsch signs with Titans
- Reports: Defensive line coach Azzinaro to join Chip Kelly and the Eagles
Former Duck Brandon Hanna tweeted Thursday evening that Oregon defensive line coach Jerry Azzinaro will join Chip Kelly in Philadelphia. Howard Eskin, a sports talk radio personality in Philadelphia, also tweeted the news, though the reports have not b
Keep Current: – EDN Headline News, Sports and Weather
Tim Chuey Weather:
Watch out for possible slippery roads caused by the areas of freezing fog this morning. W should see some sunshine this afternoon.
Cold high pressure (shaded “Arch” shape with blue arrows) is moving through the the Pacific Northwest. That ridge aloft along with high pressure (Blue “H” off the coast) at the surface will keep storm systems away from the Pacific Northwest for the near future. Watch out for slippery roadways late night and early AM due to fog freezing on the surface of the road. The first frontal system in quite some time will be moving into the Pacific Northwest next Wednesday bringing the chance for rain.
Forecast: Cloudy with patchy fog and areas of freezing fog this AM, a mix of clouds and sun this afternoon, partly cloudy in the evening, mostly cloudy with fog and freezing fog late tonight and Saturday AM, partly cloudy in the afternoon and evening, mostly cloudy with patchy fog and freezing fog late Saturday night and Sunday AM, a mix of clouds and sun in the afternoon, partly cloudy in the evening, mostly cloudy with patchy freezing fog late Sunday night highs 38-43 lows near 30. Mostly cloudy with patchy AM fog, partly cloudy Monday afternoon, (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day), partly cloudy Monday night, a mix of clouds and sun Tuesday, mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of rain Tuesday night, a good (50%) chance of showers Wednesday, then mostly cloudy with a (40%) chance of rain Wednesday night and Thursday highs 44-50 cooling to 44 Wednesday and warming to 47 Thursday lows near 34. (seasonal averages high 48 low 34)
- 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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