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Inanimate Objects Comics #68

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Had enough of the hot weather? Sorry, but the cooler weather won’t get here for a few days.


_______________ Here is my weekly weather quiz question. You have a basement, and your friend says to go to the southwest corner if a tornado is approaching. Is that a good thing to do and why or why not? Please remember to post your answer as a comment by clicking on “no comments /comments” in the [...]

Fire Damages Bargain Bin


A fire Wednesday night severely damaged a business and injured two firefighters.
Crews say Bargain Bin was filled with smoke when they arrived and two firefighters working on the flames got hurt. Both were treated a...

Firefighters step up efforts against fire near McKenzie Bridge


After keeping tabs on a small lighting-caused fire since Aug. 24, the National Forest Service has stepped up suppression efforts to keep a fire near McKenzie Bridge from growing.

Costa Leaves Police Force After Injury


SPRINGFIELD, Ore. -- Former UO Duck football player Nate Costa has chosen to leave the Springfield Police force after he injured his knee.
Capt. John Umenhofer of the Springfield Police Department confirmed that Costa strained his knee at the academ...

Saturday’s Duck Game is a Yellow-Out


EUGENE, Ore. -- The Ducks kick off the home football season against the University of Nevada Saturday.
If you are wondering what color to wear to Saturday's game, look no further than the solid colored flag flying at Autzen Stadium.
Each week a f...

Woman found dead in Florence home after fire


FLORENCE — An “elderly” woman was found dead inside her home after a fire early this morning, Siuslaw Valley Fire Chief John Buchanan said. Firefighters responded to a report of a blaze at a home at the corner of Pine and 20th streets at 12:15 a....

Pete Sorenson Files for Re-Election and Already has Competition


LANE COUNTY, Ore. -- Vote 2012 kicks off Thursday in Lane County, and it is already heating up.
Current Lane County Commissioner Pete Sorenson filed for re-election Thursday morning.
At 7:30 a.m. Sorenson held a rally with supporters outside the ...

Whether or Not to Strike: UO Classified Staff One Week Away from Decision


One week from today, 4,000 Oregon University workers will make a decision that could impact every university student across the state.
They'll decide whether or not to vote to strike.
If they decide to d...

Woman douses self in fuel, threatens fire


A woman who doused herself in stove fuel and threatened to set herself on fire put down her lighter for a moment to adjust her clothing, giving police an opportunity to take her into custody.

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