One Man Dies After Boat Capsizes

NEAR GOLD BEACH, Ore. — The Curry County Sheriff’s Office reports one person has died after a boat capsized at the mouth of the Rogue River on Saturday morning. Deputies responded to two 911 calls from witnesses to a boating accident at the mouth of the Rogue...

Sewage Spills Onto Roadway

NEAR COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — Hazmat crews cleaned up a spill after a sanitation truck, carrying 1,000 gallons of sewage tipped over, spilling sewage and supplies on the roadway. The truck’s driver was rushed to the hospital, after he crashed on Row River...

Warming Centers Open for Saturday

EUGENE/SPRINGFIELD/COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — The Egan Warming Centers will be open the night of Saturday, Nov. 29th. Volunteers are on standby for the night of Sunday, Nov. 30th and Monday, Dec. 1st. Sites activated for Saturday, Nov. 29th are as follows: 1. First...

Water Main Break Closes Road

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — Crews in Cottage Grove say there was a water main break on S. 10th St. near Quincy Ave. Wednesday afternoon at about 2:20 p.m. The break lifted the entire road surface on 10th St. between 4 to 6 inches in some places. Crews say S. 10th St....

Local Radio Host Gets National Award

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — A big award for a small radio station host in Cottage Grove, receiving recognition from the Broadcasters Hall of Fame. Cameron Reiten, who is legally blind, owns KNND AM radio and also hosts shows on the country radio station. Reiten...