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Local Warming centers to open as temperatures fall below freezing. Warming centers to open as temperatures fall below freezing.
The Egan Warming Centers plan to open Saturday, November 29, as temperatures are forecast to fall below freezing overnight.

Lane Transit District offers free rides to Warming Centers for people seeking shelter from the cold.

In Cottage Grove, the Beds for Freezing Nights coalition announced plans to be open Saturday and Sunday night.
Local Police: Woman's Black Friday haul a real steal Police: Woman's Black Friday haul a real steal
A woman loaded a shopping cart with $1,500 worth of electronics and clothes and walked out of a store amidst a crowd of Black Friday shoppers Friday morning, the Corvallis Police Department said.

Extra 15,000 cars expected on roads for Civil War this Saturday

Extra 15,000 cars expected on roads for Civil War this Saturday
Matt Kendall and Kathryn Kase traveled from their divided household in Salem, Ore. for the Civil War game in Eugene, Ore., in 2013. Mary Jane Schulte, Oregon News Lab

According to Oregon DOT estimates, more than 15,000 additional vehicles may be expected on Interstate 5 and other roads leading to Corvallis on game day.

Kickoff is 5 p.m. for the longest running college football rivalry this side of the Rockies.

Oregon State won the first Civil War in 1894.

The Ducks beat the Beavers last year by a single point at Autzen Stadium.

 

Thanksgiving weekend weather: From record warm to chance of snow

The unseasonably mild weather that set record high temperatures in parts of Oregon this week is expected to give way to much colder temperatures and possible low elevation snow starting Friday night, the National Weather Service in Portland said.

Warming centers to open as temperatures fall below freezing.

Warming centers to open as temperatures fall below freezing.
"Fills up this space, wall to wall to wall folk," Pastor Dan Bryant said. "Pads that they sleep on, they're just an inch or two thick, but a heck of a lot better than sleeping on cement."

The Egan Warming Centers plan to open Saturday, November 29, as temperatures are forecast to fall below freezing overnight.

Lane Transit District offers free rides to Warming Centers for people seeking shelter from the cold.

In Cottage Grove, the Beds for Freezing Nights coalition announced plans to be open Saturday and Sunday night.

Police: Woman's Black Friday haul a real steal

Police: Woman's Black Friday haul a real steal
Jacqueline Day Underwood

A woman loaded a shopping cart with $1,500 worth of electronics and clothes and walked out of a store amidst a crowd of Black Friday shoppers Friday morning, the Corvallis Police Department said.

A new Reality backdrop for Holiday Market

A new Reality backdrop for Holiday Market
Jim Evangelista, Director of Reality Kitchen and Maddie Myer, community member, paint mural at at a vacant Goodwill on River Rd. Photo: Debra M Josephson

Last week Eugene’s Saturday Holiday Market committee contacted Jim Evangelista and his “one creative community” at Reality Kitchen to paint a new stage backdrop for the local musicians in the market’s food court during the winter season.

Mom shoots intruder breaking into home as 4 kids slept inside

Mom shoots intruder breaking into home as 4 kids slept inside »Play Video
A man trying to break into an Edmonds home in the middle of the night was shot by the mother of the house as her husband and several children lay sleeping inside.

Woman dies in Scappoose industrial explosion

Woman dies in Scappoose industrial explosion »Play Video
The Columbia County Sheriff's Office released this photograph, showing where the explosion happened.

A woman died in an explosion Thursday afternoon inside a building at Scappoose Sand and Gravel, the Columbia County Sheriff's Office said.