Two black bears spotted near Lane main campus

A black bear was spotted by Eugene residents Jean and Bill Boggs’ security camera at 30th Avenue and Spring Boulevard, near Lane Community College’s main campus on April 20. Another sighting occurred in the...

Immigration status not to affect college tuition

Oregon Governor Kate Brown passed Senate Bill 1563 and House Bill 4111 on May 1, allowing Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals recipients to keep reduced tuition rates and renew their temporary driver’s licenses. According to...

Springfield schools slammed with twin suits

On May 7, a former student at the Academy of Arts and Academics in Springfield filed a lawsuit against the Springfield School District, former Superintendent Nancy Golden and Human Resources Director Roger Jordan. The suit...

A walk among the flowers

On Sunday, May 20 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mount Pisgah Arboretum will host its annual Wildflower & Music Festival, complete with guided trail walks, art exhibitions, food and live music. The Arboretum features...

Assault weapons caught in the crosshairs

Oregon voters may have the opportunity to vote on a reduction on assault weapons and large-capacity magazines this November. Initiative petition 43, IP43, proposes an end to the sale, transfer or possession of certain...

LCC Board member arrested

A member of the Lane Community College Board of Education was arrested on May 5 on two charges of sex abuse in the third degree involving a minor. Anthony Phillip Carrasco, 41, was arrested by...

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 to use predictive data analysis and community outreach techniques to...

Student government campaigns underway

The Associated Students of Lane Community College Student Government are holding elections for various positions on campus for the upcoming school year. Elections will be held online from May 15 to 17.   Two tickets...

‘People unite, Take Back the Night’

Mujeres, centered around being a place of support for Latinx and Chicanx students on campus, hold up a banner at the annual “Take Back the Night” University of Oregon rally and march. Mujeres...