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Businesses React to Pizza Shop Robbery

EUGENE, Ore. — Neighboring businesses are on high alert after the latest armed robbery at a pizza shop in Eugene. Workers at Amazon Coffee Company near 18th Avenue and Willamette Street are concerned because Monday night’s robbery happened across the street. This is the second incident at a Little Caesers in Eugene in less than … Continue reading »

New E-Recycling Rules Coming in January

EUGENE, Ore. — The new year is about two weeks away, which means it’s time to think about all those new resolutions, and in some cases, new rules. Changes are in store come Jan. 1 for turning in old electronics. Retailers must follow certain requirements under Oregon’s electronics recycling law. Currently, computers, monitors and television … Continue reading »

Former Myrtle Creek Police chief sentenced on child pornography charges

Leland Benson worked for the Coos Bay Police Department for 25 years and was a sergeant at the Sutherlin PD.

Mushroom hunter jailed on trespassing charge

A mushroom picker faces criminal trespassing charges after sheriff’s deputies caught him on private property in the Beaver Hill area Sunday.

Portland Police: Fleeing driver tosses pipe bombs out of car

A driver threw four pipe bombs out of their car while speeding away from police in Southeast Portland Tuesday afternoon, Portland Police said.

First Cidery Open in Eugene

EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene is no stranger to breweries and wineries. Last month, the area’s first cidery opened for business. WildCraft Cider Works just opened the day before Thanksgiving near 4th and Lincoln. Being the first cidery in Eugene makes it unique, but its business approach also sets it apart. The general manager says they … Continue reading »

Judge Retires After 20 Years

EUGENE, Ore. — A Lane County Circuit Court judge is set to make a life changing decision after 20 years on the bench. Judge Cynthia Carlson is retiring. Judge Carlson says her unconventional path to the bench began after her college graduation when she knew she wanted to attend law school. She actually graduated with … Continue reading »

Vehicle Fee Moves Forward

EUGENE, Ore. — Lane County residents are one step closer to voting on a vehicle fee in May. The Board of Commissioners voted to move the ballot measure forward. Staff will now write up ballot language and have a first reading of the measure on January 6th. The proposed vehicle fee would be $35 dollars … Continue reading »

Lane County Board Regulates E-Cigarettes

EUGENE, Ore. — Lane County is tightening regulations on e-cigarette sales to keep them out of the hands of children. The Lane County Board of Commissioners heard testimony from dozens of community members Tuesday morning, urging them to take action quickly to regulate e-cigarettes and by a narrow margin, after hours of discussion, the board … Continue reading »

How low can it go? Price at pump continues to plunge

As of Tuesday evening, the lowest price for a gallon of gas in Eugene is $2.36 at Costco, followed by a host of stations at $2.43.

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