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Father/daughter powerlifters take home records to Sutherlin

Father/daughter powerlifters take home records to Sutherlin »Play Video
Rian Barriman

A father-daughter powerlifting duo in Sutherlin has made Oregon proud once again at the World Association of Bench Pressers and Dead Lifters in Las Vegas.

Should LTD safety officers be able to enforce state and local laws?

Should LTD safety officers be able to enforce state and local laws? »Play Video
From December 2012 through 2013, LTD public safety officers handed out 230 exclusions preventing people from riding the bus for breaking rules. In the past 12 months, they have issued 437.

Lane Transit District may transform its public safety officers into peace officers, able to enforce state and local laws.

"This gives us the opportunity, if the board chooses to give the general manager the authority to designate them as peace officers, and ability to step up the level of enforcement in terms of citations that can be written," said Andy Vobora with LTD.

Prep Athlete of the Week: Griffin Meyer

Prep Athlete of the Week: Griffin Meyer »Play Video

Griffin Meyer is a senior point guard on the Elmira High School Falcons basketball team.

Griffin is considered the team's leader and says expectations are high this season for his team.

He also plays soccer and baseball for Elmira.

Watch KMTR NewsSource 16 Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. for Prep Athlete of the Week

Pacific fire hose aimed at Northwest

Pacific fire hose aimed at Northwest

Here comes the rain again.

And again. And again.

The National Weather Service in Portland says the threat of flooding will increase Saturday night through Monday as the "atmospheric river" brings warm, moist air to the Pacific Northwest.

Ceremony honors memory of Major Thomas Egan

Ceremony honors memory of Major Thomas Egan »Play Video

Thomas Egan earned a master's degree from the University of Oregon.

He retired from the Oregon National Guard in 1991 with the rank of major after two decades of service.

And he froze to death on the streets of Eugene on a December night where the mercury had plunged to 15 F.

Hotties & Hounds for Hope Calendar now available

Hotties & Hounds for Hope Calendar now available »Play Video

The makers of the Hotties and Hounds for Hope Calendar are hoping to raise money and cancer awareness through Bark for Life and the American Cancer Society.

Gift ideas for the gardener in your life

Gift ideas for the gardener in your life

People now have one week to find a gift before Christmas.

This week in the garden, we'll look at some gift ideas you can give to the gardener in your life.

Watch Joel in the Garden on KMTR NewsSource16 at 6 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Thursdays