Stories from the ‘Pacific Circuit’

At a panel on human trafficking, Diana Janz, third from left, answers a question from an audience member about controlling social media use....

New police chief promises new era

New Eugene Chief of Police Chris Skinner speaks to the attendees at his swearing-in ceremony. The former police chief of Richland, Washington plans...

Women march into political arena

According to the New York Times, the nation is seeing a surge of women campaigning for office, including 354 women running for the U.S....

Spilde scores six-figure payout

Mary Spilde, former President of Lane Community College, will be making over $300,000 per year in pension payments.Spilde is among the top ten...

County infection rates climb

Lane County has been experiencing a high volume of sexually transmitted infections. The County Health Ranking for Lane from 2015 describes a 36 percent...

Dropping the call

The Eugene City Council has been approaching ways to provide a safer environment for the Eugene community after recent accounts of robberies in the...

Silent statement

On Mar. 14, at 10 a.m., Lane Community College students walked out of class and gathered in Bristow Square for 17 minutes of...

Combating addiction with compassion

Karen Freeman-Wilson, the current mayor of Gary, Indiana, speaks at Lane about improving access to interventions and treatment to combat drug addiction. “You...

NatGeo pro gives photography tips

National Geographic photographer and editor Krista Rossow discusses shooting at the “blue hour” during a presentation in Building 18 on Feb. 9. Rossow,...