Former coworkers described the late James Gillette as violent and explosive as defense attorneys for Gillette's son Johan continued to make the case that the son killed his father and his father's girlfriend in self-defense.
Neighbors rescued a woman from a second story apartment in a burning house late Monday night, but a dog died in a ground floor apartment.
The University of Oregon Ducks Acrobatic and Tumbling Team continued their winning streak with their 24th consecutive victory in a Tri-Meet against Azusa Pacific and Quinnipiac in Matthew Knight Arena Monday night.
You can spend the afterlife anchoring a coral reef, or even your remains pressed into a vinyl record. Now, a Seattle company will even take the ashes of a loved one – and create art.
The city of Springfield bought 1,000 used streetlights from San Diego.
Even after the cost of retrofitting the lights with modern electronics, Brian Barnett with the City of Springfield estimates the cost to the city will be less than half the price of new lights.
“We’re going to put LED kits to improve the light output and the energy efficiency of these fixtures,” he said.
Five hundred of the lamps will illuminate downtown Springfield as the city continues trying to rejuvenate the area.
The remaining lights will be used in the Glenwood redevelopment project and in other areas where older lighting will need to be replaced.
Nine designers stormed into St. Vincet de Paul on Monday, ready to turn used goods into modern fashion.
Designers had one hour to grab materials for their looks that will be on the runway of "Metamorphose," a fashion show.
A man is in custody after he refused to come out and meet with police Monday.
In an attempt to escape, the suspect threatened to throw feces at police, according to officers at the scene.
The incident on Candlelight Drive in West Eugene started around noon when Kenneth William Hinton refused to come out of a home and meet with officers who were attempting to serve a warrant, according to a police spokesperson.
Police used a loudspeaker to ask him to come out.
Then they sent in a dog.
Hinton was taken into custody around 2:40 p.m. after he jumped out a window and made a run for it.
Before being captured, police said Hinton threated to throw his own feces at them.
Shilo Inns Suites Hotels has temporarily pulled out of the Eugene-Springfield area.
The hotel in Springfield is now operating under the general name Eugene-Springfield Hotel for the time being, and is still honoring all reservations, the manager said.
She also added the owners are hoping to meet with Red Lion officials about possibly opening a franchise at the property, but they are also reaching out to all hotel franchises at the time.