Remembering Alex Gradin

Alex Oyombe Gradin, a student at Lane Community College, was shot and killed in a parking lot behind Taylor’s Bar and Grill in the early hours of May 4, according to the...

ELECTION 2019: Meet the Candidates for Student Government and the SAFC

“Although I battled to reach this point of my life,” Nacoulma wrote in his campaign statement. “I am grateful and give credit to the people who have lifted my voice and have had my back when my words weren’t enough. Today, I am running to represent your voice.”

Legislators refer freeze on reefer

ROregon has too much cannabis. One-million pounds too much of it to be exact. Or to put that hard-to-picture figure into perspective, enough of it has been produced just in the last...

Hate crimes down in Eugene

According to Eugene’s annual Hate and Bias Report, hate crimes in Eugene have decreased 42% since last year. The report–a collaboration between the Office of Human Rights and Neighborhood...

‘We must do better’

Swaths of red shirts swirled in front of the Center Building at Lane Community College, chatter energizing the sunny atmosphere. Laptops lined the edge of a long table; students took their turns...

Brewfest hops to the beat

Eugene’s local National Public Radio station, KLCC, will be hosting its annual brewfest on the Feb. 10 and 11. The KLCC Brewfest will take place at the Lane Events Center from 5 p.m. to...

DACA activist brings Dream to DC

LCC student Jesus Narvaez accompanied Congressman Peter Defazio to the 2018 State of the Union Address because of his pursuit of immigration equality. Narvaez has completed hundreds of hours of immigrant advocacy work...

‘Fake news’ blues

Last month, a controversial video created by the sports blog Deadspin went viral. In the video, dozens of anchors from small local news stations all over the country read from an identical script that criticized...

Board weighs outsourcing bookstore

The proposed lease of the Lane Community College bookstore to Barnes & Noble Booksellers is inching closer to reality despite major concerns being presented by faculty members. More importantly, some students...