GOSHEN, Ore. — A growing feud in the Goshen Rural Fire District is putting volunteer firefighters and the chief at odds. The Goshen Volunteer Firefighters Association wrote a letter to its board declaring a hostile work environment. Volunteer firefighters say they’ve been frustrated for years with the chief’s leadership. So they say they’re finally taking … Continue reading »
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The Lookingglass Rural Fire District has not been able to repond to fire calls since July 9. The combination to the lock on the building has been changed, and firefighters can no longer access the fire station.
Laura Byerly lives off Filmore Street in a neighborhood she describes as a typical Eugene suburb: folks walking their dogs, kids playing in the streets.New to her neighborhood: City of Eugene parking service officers making daily visits.
EUGENE, Ore — Santa Clara volunteer firefighters are preparing for the 57th annual chicken barbecue. Forty volunteer firefighters provide emergency service in the Santa Clara area and this fundraiser generates one third of their budget. The money goes directly to the volunteer association for community events and education programs. Organizers say every year they sell … Continue reading »
SPRINGFIELD, Ore. – JC’s Laundromat was packed when Beverly Engman and company got there, with almost all the washers and dryers in use.Perfect.For the past 13 months, Engman and others from the Springfield Faith Center have headed to the laundry th…
The Preseason Amway Coaches Poll was released on Thursday and the Oregon Ducks start the season ranked in the top five.
EUGENE, Ore. — The Eugene Police Department is looking for witnesses in connection with a man’s death in the West Eugene area Wednesday evening. The 33-year-old was found around 11:08 p.m. at S. Danebo Avenue near W. 11th Avenue. Police say a bicycle was found nearby, but there were no other vehicles near the area. … Continue reading »