It's the sort of horrifying story you always want to think could never happen in your neighborhood.
But what if it did?
Eugene Police say they're as prepared as possible for a shooting in a school.
But after 2 fatal crossover accidents, including a double-crossover crash Thursday that killed a woman and sent a semi careening into oncoming traffic, Governor John Kitzhaber and ODOT Director Matthew Garrett announced plans to fast track the project.
A double-crossover crash killed one driver and injured another Thursday.
The aftermath left all lanes of Interstate 5 closed for hours.
Police arrested a 19-year-old Springfield man on Thursday in connection with a gang-related drive-by shooting last week in Eugene.
On Tuesday, campers pitched tents and settled into the South Eugene area, a stone's throw from Cesar Chavez Elementary School.
Police are still investigating at the McCullough Bridge in North Bend where a Florence man is dead after it appears he accidentally drove off a temporary construction bridge under the main structure.
McKenna Straube is leading the Junction City Tigers to their best soccer season in school history.
"We are hoping to get to 12 wins," she said. "We are 10 and 2 right now - and if we get to that point, we will be the best record team Junction City has ever had."
A 4-year varsity player, Straube is in her second season as the Tigers captain.
"You have some captains who are bosses," coach Chris Bolton said. "She is not that way. Her first instinct is to help others."
The National Weather Service said an EF1 tornado touched down in Longview on Thursday afternoon. It caused significant damage to some property but no injuries were reported.