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Ducks win last game of series against Golden Bears 7-2

Ducks win last game of series against Golden Bears 7-2
Oregon Ducks first baseman takes a throw from right fielder Alexa Peterson (#14) to make the out at first against California Golden Bears Jordan Wallace (#2). The Ducks swept the series and won the third game 7-2. Mary Jane Schulte, Oregon News Lab

After only playing five innings in each of their past four games, the Ducks had to battle through seven innings in the third game of the three-game series against the California Golden Bears. The Oregon Ducks finished the series against the Bears with a 7-2 victory, and a series sweep. The Ducks stayed strong offensively, and continued their errorless defense. 

Athletes compete Saturday at the Oregon Relays

Athletes compete Saturday at the Oregon Relays
University of Oregon freshman Devon Allen wins the men’s 110 meter hurdles with a time of 13.73. Alisha Jucevic, Oregon News Lab

Greenhill hosts Doggone Easter Egg Hunt

Greenhill hosts Doggone Easter Egg Hunt »Play Video

Dogs of all shapes and sizes scampered across the grassy Peterson Park Sunday, searching for treat-filled eggs at Greenhill Humane Society's Doggone Easter Egg Hunt.

Have you seen him? Police seek Off The Waffle robbery suspect

Have you seen him? Police seek Off The Waffle robbery suspect
Have you seen him? Police are looking for this man after he robbed the Off The Waffle in downtown Eugene on Friday night.

Eugene Police are looking for a man they believe robbed the downtown Off The Waffle restaurant on Friday night.

Police: Body found at burning North Eugene home after neighbors report possible gunfire

Police: Body found at burning North Eugene home after neighbors report possible gunfire »Play Video

A 27-year-old man was found dead Saturday morning when firefighters responded to a burning home in North Eugene.

Neighbors told police they thought they heard gunshots coming from the house on Woodside Drive at around 6:45 a.m. Saturday.

Fire and police located a deceased person after responding to the reports of smoke and possible gunfire coming from the house.

Photos: Oregon Relays at the historic Hayward Field

Photos: Oregon Relays at the historic Hayward Field
Women competing in the heptathlon begin the 800 meter run. This was the final event of the heptathlon, resulting with Borman of Wichita State as the winner with 5,269 points total. Kianna Abanto, Oregon News Lab

Ducks defeat Cal Golden Bears in the 5th with mercy rule, 15-3

Ducks defeat Cal Golden Bears in the 5th with mercy rule, 15-3
Oregon Ducks second baseman Karine Shaver (#8) takes a throw from home to try to tag out California Golden Bears player. The Ducks won 15-3 in the "Strike Out Cancer" pink game. Mary Jane Schulte, Oregon News Lab

The Oregon Ducks stomped the California Golden Bears 15-3 in the second game of the three-game series, scoring an unheard of 15 runs in one inning. The players wore pink uniforms for the “Strike Out Cancer” breast cancer awareness game. 

Court hears opening statements in Taylor murder trial

Court hears opening statements in Taylor murder trial »Play Video

David Ray Taylor stands accused of murdering a Eugene man and then taking the man’s car to rob a bank in Mapleton.

The defense maintains that the murder was orchestrated by two accomplices to the robbery, and Taylor was not involved in the death of Celestino Gutierrez, 22, of Eugene.

Anti-Semitic graffiti found scrawled on library bulletin board: 'It ended up being a target for defamation'

Anti-Semitic graffiti found scrawled on library bulletin board: 'It ended up being a target for defamation' »Play Video
A group of Eugene residents responded to anti-Semitic graffiti on the public library bulletin board by spreading the word that hate-speech will not be tolerated in their community.

The community rallied against anti-Semitism Friday after finding some troubling graffiti scrawled on a bulletin board in downtown Eugene earlier in the week.

The hateful message was found Wednesday on the announcement board at the Eugene Public Library.

“This particular flyer was an event, a talk at the University of Oregon that's happening on April 27 about the holocaust,” said Connie Bennett of the Eugene Public Library, “It ended up being a target for defamation.”