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Oakridge needs more than a secret millionaire...


Oakridge needs more than a secret millionaire...
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  • Homeless advocates plead for a legal camp
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  • Cruise ship passenger near Coos Bay evacuated
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  • Oakridge fund fuss takes an odd twist
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  • Bloop hit gives Golden Flashes walk-off win
    Oregon fell just short of a College World Series berth Monday afternoon, falling to Kent State 3-2 in walkoff fashion in front of a PK Park record crowd of 4825 Kent State had built an 2-0 lead by the second…

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Tim Chuey Weather:

Look for more clouds and a chance of light rain or drizzle changing to a chance of showers.

High: 66
Low: 45
Forecast: showers

An upper level low pressure trough over the Gulf of Alaska will rotate weak disturbances, west to east, like the frontal system (moving in from over the ocean), our way today returning the slight chance of showers through Wednesday night. Another frontal system will approach the Oregon coast Saturday for another slight chance of showers.

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The pollen count for the Eugene-Springfield area is:
Grass-Very High (210)
Trees-Low (9)
Data from Oregon Allergy Associates www.oregonallergyassociates.com.

Forecast for the Southern and lower Mid Willamette Valley including Eugene-Springfield and Albany-Corvallis: Mostly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of light rain and drizzle this AM, a slight (20%) chance of showers this afternoon, cloudy with a (40%) chance of showers tonight, mostly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers Wednesday AM, partly cloudy Wednesday afternoon and evening, mostly cloudy late Wednesday night and Thursday AM, then partly cloudy Thursday afternoon and Thursday night highs near 66 lows 50-45 warming to near 50 Thursday night. Partly cloudy Friday and Friday night, a mix of clouds and sun with a slight (20%) chance of rain Saturday, partly cloudy Saturday night, then a mix of clouds and sun Sunday and Monday with partly cloudy skies Sunday night highs 76-72 warming to 78 Sunday and cooling to near 72 Monday lows 50-53. (seasonal averages high 72 low 47)

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

Kelly Asay is an entrepreneur, software developer and performing musician. As the publisher of Eugene Daily News, Asay is continually searching, finding and promoting the best unknown journalists, photographers and inspirational people from all over Lane County.

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