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'He made me want to be able to do the same kinds of things for other people'

'He made me want to be able to do the same kinds of things for other people'
Robert Wood and Lt. David Natt with Wood's son Samuel.

Eugene native Robert Wood had just returned from Alaska with his two young sons, wife and baby-to-be.

They hadn't found housing yet, so Wood said he was planning to sleep in the car with the family at Alton Baker Park to save money.

That's where a Eugene Police officer found the family.

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State senator: 'Main Street doesn't function as a highway anymore'

State senator: 'Main Street doesn't function as a highway anymore' »Play Video

About 50 people gathered at the Thurston Grange on Tuesday night for a town hall meeting with their state lawmakers.

The hot button issue was pedestrian safety on Main Street.

A pickup hit and killed 3 children February 22 as they crossed Main at 54th with their mother.

Witnesses told police the driver ran a red light.

House fire leaves 7 people without a home

House fire leaves 7 people without a home

A fire destroyed a house Tuesday night, leaving 7 people without a home.

The Red Cross provided assistance to 4 children and 3 adults displaced by the fire.