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Local UO student in Nepal tells family she's OK (Updated) UO student in Nepal tells family she's OK (Video)
EUGENE, Ore. - Jennifer Brazil said she got a call from Amber's dad at 4 a.m. Tuesday morning.

Amber said they were fine well, and they weren't harmed at all. They'd been walking quite a ways and their goal is to get to the airport to hurry up and get home.

"I knew she was fine.

Fire rips through auto repair shop

Fire rips through auto repair shop

Firefighters fought a fire at an auto repair shop on Birdfoot Drive in Tangent on Monday.

Tangent Fire Department responded at 10:55 a.m. and called for help from Albany, Corvallis, Halsey and Lebanon to fight the fire.

Teacher who tackled gunman: 'I'm very thankful we're all OK'

Teacher who tackled gunman: 'I'm very thankful we're all OK'
North Thurston High School AP Government teacher Brady Olson.
A high school teacher being hailed as a hero for tackling a student gunman at North Thurston High School Monday morning said he's relieved everyone is safe and that he reacted no differently than anyone else would.

Florence man charged with attempted murder, sex abuse

Florence man charged with attempted murder, sex abuse
Jason Gordon

A report of a man chasing a woman on foot along Highway 101 north of Florence led to the arrest of a 41-year-old man on more than a dozen charges, including attempted murder, sex abuse and kidnapping.

Inmates captured a day after escaping Ore. correctional facility

Inmates captured a day after escaping Ore. correctional facility »Play Video
Daniel Oliver Fullmer (left) and Harlan Earl Brown. Photos from the Oregon Dept. of Corrections.

An inmate who escaped April 26 from Shutter Creek Correctional Institution (SCCI) in North Bend is now in custody in the Coos County Jail. Law enforcement officials arrested Daniel Oliver Fullmer on Monday morning at approximately 1:30 a.m. near Lakeside.

The second inmate, Harlan Earl Brown, was taken into custody around 10:30 a.m. in Coos Bay.

Photos: Hundreds try out to become 2015 Sea Gals

Photos: Hundreds try out to become 2015 Sea Gals
Hundreds of women came out to the Seahawks practice facility in Renton, WA for a chance to be on next years Sea Gals squad. In the preliminary round contestants performed a freestyle dance in hopes of making the semi-final round. The finals will be held on May 3rd and will be live streamed on Seahawks.com. (Joshua Lewis / Seattle Refined)

 Hundreds of women came out to the Seahawks practice facility in Renton, WA for a chance to be on next years Sea Gals squad. 

UOPD: Woman reports sexual assault at Matt Knight Arena

UOPD: Woman reports sexual assault at Matt Knight Arena »Play Video

A woman reported to police that she was sexually assaulted in a restroom during the Jason Aldean Concert at Matthew Knight Arena on the University of Oregon campus on Saturday, April 25. The woman is not affiliated with the university. She said the incident occurred at about 9 p.m.