His Final Hike

Illustration by Cat FrinkThe family and friends of  Lane Community College student Brandon Stansell are grieving after his death from a car accident on...
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Marijuana may be legal but not here

Marijuana was legalized in Oregon on July 1, 2015, but continues to be prohibited on campus in all forms, both consumption and possession, for...

Torch maintains flame of excellence

The Torch staff holds 12 of the 15 awards that were collected at the ONPA Collegiate Day 2017.The Torch recently made a significant...

Nature bounces back

During this past summer’s high fire season, a fire burned near Lane’s main campus off Eldon Schafer Drive on July 31, 2015. Lane Public...

Early Childhood Education in Jeopardy

Many programs at Lane Community College are facing elimination or budget cuts this coming fiscal year, but one program currently proposed to be eliminated...

Presidential candidates begin campaigns, politicking; Fundraising puts campaign ...

Nearly two months ago, Lane student government Sustainability Coordinator Michael Weed announced his intention to run for student government president.He asked “for your support,”...

Federal Student Aid put in jeopardy; Lane loan defaults rise to...

Due to possible sanctions, Lane could lose its eligibility to provide its students with some forms of aid from the federal government if too...

ASLCC to seek a piece of the cannabis pie; President Weed...

Nicole Rund ReporterThe student government meeting opened on a somber note. “Rose” Mike, a homeless member of the LCC community, who sold roses at the...

Israeli Defense Forces veteran shares perspective

Yaara Tal is a 22-year-old Israeli Defense Forces veteran attending Lane as part of the Peace Makers Project.Tal, who served as an observer in...