- Occupy Eugene medical clinic serves low-income families and homeless
A crucial part of the Occupy Eugene camp-out began to emerge: a medical clinic that treated conditions of people hurt by the economic recession and lacking in health insurance and treatment options.
- Group of people may be using pets for target practice
The group responds to “free domestic animals to good homes” postings on craigslist. The pets–specifically cats–are then reportedly used for shooting practice
- Officials call pertussis alert
As pertussis cases continue to climb in Oregon, Lane County health officials have decided it’s time to sound the alarm with a town hall meeting. Pertussis, more commonly known as “whooping cough,” is defined by the Oregon Health Authority as a hi…
- Eugene postpones decision on coal trains
Some members of the Eugene City Council on Monday night appeared ready to oppose the transport of coal on trains running through town, while others weren’t quite prepared to take that step. So the council decided it will consider the issue again in a…
- Utility leader’s lawsuit appears headed to jury
A jury most likely will hear Eugene Water & Electric Board Commissioner JoAnn Ernst’s claim that Eugene police used excessive force and violated her family’s civil rights during a 2009 drug raid on her home, a federal judge said Monday. U.S. Di
- City Hall options unveiled
With Eugene’s City Hall scheduled to be emptied in about six weeks, the City Council on Monday talked about how to replace the mostly unloved 48-year-old building in the heart of downtown. Councilors heard from a report by city staff and from a pair …
- Charter school official aids pranksters
In the realm of senior pranks, the one that hit HomeSource Family Charter School in Eugene last month was relatively benign. No cans of paint were involved, no live animals tethered to the school grounds or pools of baby oil on the floors to send stude…
- Livestrong Texas 4,000 Bike Ride Passes Through Eugene
More than 4,000 miles–that’s how far a group of young bikers will trek this summer. This group isn’t on this massive bike ride purely for fun, though. Forty-two people in their early 20s set out from Austin, Texa…
- Man Walks Thousands of Miles to Raise Diabetes Awareness
Erik Bendl, his dog Nice and his globe are walking from Washington to California to raise awareness about diabetes and what each of us can do to prevent it, maybe even reverse it. “I started this walk from Seattle, sa…
- Richardson’s Big Day Propels Emeralds to 4-2 Win
Eugene Emeralds’ Ronnie Richardson has been big all season long, but non bigger than his performance Monday night in the rubber match with the Volcanoes.
- Challengers Win Hard-Fought Games versus NW Star Barbers and Springfield Titans to Win Invitational
In the conclusion of the Papa’s Pizza Invitational, Challengers players and coach Ziegler hoisted the 2012 trophy in celebration.
- Falk is runner-up in Oregon Am title match
Northwest Christian junior-to-be Tyler Falk had another strong showing at the Oregon Amateur Championship held at the Tualatin Country Club two weeks ago. The 2009 Thurston graduate claimed a second-place finish overall after qualifying for the match-p…
- Spencer out as Manager of Middling Timbers
Portland Timbers’ head coach, John Spencer, has been fired effective immediately. Read how EDN’s Shea Carlson believes the move will impact the team right now, and in the long-term
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Tim Chuey Weather:
Forecast: warm with clouds
An upper level trough of low pressure will slide closer to us bringing some clouds and cooler temperatures. The high pressure ridge that gave us the sunny and hot weather has a little to the east allowing the trough to move in behind it. This week will be much more comfortable with high temperatures near or just a bit above average (from 80-85).
The pollen count for the Eugene-Springfield area is:
Grass- High (103)
Trees- Moderate (38)
Data from Oregon Allergy Associates
Forecast for the Southern and lower Mid Willamette Valley including Eugene-Springfield and Albany-Corvallis: Mostly cloudy this AM, mostly sunny this afternoon, mostly clear tonight, partly cloudy Wednesday AM, sunny Wednesday afternoon, mostly clear Wednesday night, a mix of clouds and sun Thursday AM, mostly sunny in the afternoon, then partly cloudy Thursday night highs 82-85 lows 52-55. Partly cloudy Friday AM, mostly sunny in the afternoon, partly cloudy Friday night and Saturday AM, mostly sunny Saturday afternoon, partly cloudy Saturday night and Sunday AM, mostly sunny Sunday afternoon and Monday with mostly clear skies Sunday night highs 82-86 cooling to 84 Sunday lows near 54. (seasonal averages high 81 low 51)
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- 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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