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...

Convicted Instructor Returns

A former priest and Lane Community College instructor convicted on three counts of sex solicitation is teaching classes again this fall. Daniel Mackay was convicted on three counts of sex solicitation – a misdemeanor in...

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...

New president to pick up the pieces

Nick Keough began this term as the student government’s new president after a tumultuous couple of months that concluded 2018 for the Associated Students of Lane Community College. Keough enters the arena...

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...