County commissioners threatened with violence

Law enforcement in Lane County are seeking information regarding a series of written threats to county officials and their staffs.On Feb. 26, the Board...

Growing apart

 Besides being Oregon’s state nut, the hazelnut is on China’s list of agricultural goods that will likely be taxed as imports. Hazelnuts make...

Crimes strike Valley River area

The Eugene Police Department is investigating an attempted carjacking and a separate attempted kidnapping that took place in the Valley River area on Saturday,...

Hate crimes spike in 2017

Hate crimes in the Eugene area have nearly doubled from 2016 to 2017, according to the newly released Hate and Bias Report from the...

Gun owners for gun control

The Oregon group Gun Owners For Responsible Ownership is pushing to bring a ballot initiative to Oregon’s November election that would require gun owners...

Lane Sheriff’s deputy charged with rape

A Lane County sheriff’s deputy pleaded not guilty to rape and other charges stemming from an incident in Springfield on March 19.Matthew Allison Hitson,...

Threats against Muslims raise tensions

The first week of a new term is simultaneously exciting and stressful for many students, but for members of the Muslim community at Lane...

‘We will not be silent’

The March For Our Lives passes through the Park Blocks during the Saturday Market. People from different social, economic, ethnic and racial backgrounds...

Late show for snow

The North and Middle Sister Mountains overlook a field in Sisters, Oregon. A recent storm brought the snowpack up to 77 percent of...