The discovery of a woman's body along a forest road southeast of town will likely lead to criminal charges, the Lane County District Attorney said Friday.
The 911 caller saw the Jeep crash into the house Tuesday night - and saw the driver run from the Jeep wearing only a diaper.
The Eugene Emeralds took the field Thursday night with some pooches from the Greenhill Humane Society for the "Dog Days of Summer", the 5th annual night devoted to helping find homes for dogs from the Eugene-based shelter.
Charred debris and ash from the Swanson Mill fire a week ago may contain asbestos, the Lane Regional Air Protection Agency said.
LRAPA said it received a complaint of possible debris from the fire on private property.
The burned materials range from small flakes of ash to larger palm-sized charred debris.
Some of the debris has tested positive for containing asbestos, LRAPA said.
Further testing is being conducted to confirm the results.
Ash from a mill fire and fire suppression activities likely contributed to the death of an "abnormal" number of fish in the Springfield Millrace along the Willamette River, the Oregon DEQ said.
Kristie Kilcullen accepted a $3,000 donation Thursday from NW Natural on behalf of the Kilcullen Project.
The non-profit is an effort to support the community, which is something about which Eugene Police Officer Chris Kilcullen extremely passionate, his widow said.
The donation comes just days before a pair of memorial rides set for this upcoming weekend.