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Local Judge: Woman charged in deadly hit-and-run to remain in jail for now Judge: Woman charged in deadly hit-and-run to remain in jail for now (Video)
A judge declined to allow a woman charged in a deadly hit-and-run crash out of jail at this time.

Isabel McDaniel appeared in court Friday to request her release while awaiting trial.

She is accused of hitting and mortally wounding Daniel Ortiz Reynaga, 67, last week as the visitor from Mexico crossed Main Street in Springfield.

Police said McDaniel drove with Reynaga stuck in the roof rack of her car for 1 1/2 miles before pulling him off her car and leaving him on the side of the road.

Ugly Christmas sweater photo takes on life if its own

Ugly Christmas sweater photo takes on life if its own
Photo credit: KeatleyPhoto.com
It's one of the most-shared and most loved pictures this time of year, but it was never intended to be downloaded so many times.

Surreal hailstorm destroyed home in 12 minutes

Surreal hailstorm destroyed home in 12 minutes
A home's siding is torn off after being blistered by large hail and strong winds in Hooper, Nebraska on June 3, 2014. (Photo courtesy: Kevin Krohn )

On June 3, 2014, a storm featuring 50-80 mph winds and tennis ball-to-softball-size hail sandblasted a tiny town in eastern Nebraska, leaving homes in tatters. Lois Krohn was home when the ferocious storm hit and now more than six months after the storm, shares her story of being in the middle of Mother Nature's wrath.

Ducks come from behind to win in 2 OTs: 'We dig down and figure it out'

Ducks come from behind to win in 2 OTs: 'We dig down and figure it out'
The women's team gathers for a huddle before tipoff. The Ducks defeated the Santa Clara Broncos 92 - 88 in double overtime at Matt Knight Arena. Cameron Shultz, Oregon News Lab

The Ducks staged a late comeback to overcome a 14-point second half deficit, beating the Broncos of Santa Clara 92-88 in double overtime.

County tows van down by the river

County tows van down by the river »Play Video
A Lane County spokesperson said they are working to remedy the situation

A van where a man had been living off and on for two years has been removed from the shore of the Willamette River.

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.