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...

A hazy future for marijuana

In his first act of 2018, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinded the Cole Memorandum, which functioned as a roadmap for how the federal...

The end to net neutrality draws near

The above illustration is an interpretive rendering of the Federal Communication Commision's vote to alter the net neutrality bill. Statements and opinions expressed...

LCC immortalizes former Vice President

Jim Ellison began his 29-year career at Lane Community College as a part-time instructor in the Study Skills department and ended it, in 1995,...

Becoming a better ally

The Springfield-Eugene chapter of Standing Up for Racial Justice, a national anti-racist campaign, hosted the “White Ally Toolkit” workshop on Feb. 18. The workshop,...

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...

Oregon enacts internet protections

On April 9, Gov. Kate Brown signed a bill establishing net neutrality protections in Oregon in response to the Federal Communications Commission’s repeal of...

Veteran’s Day celebration at Lane

Lane Community College held a ceremony to honor the service of veterans on Thursday, Nov. 9, outside of the Center Building. A small crowd...

A changing of the ‘Guard’

The Register-Guard will be sold to GateHouse Media on March 1, after 91 years as an independent media company. GateHouse Media will officially own...