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Local Fire burns Gilham Road home Fire burns Gilham Road home(Photo Gallery)(Video)
A fire burned a Eugene home Tuesday afternoon.

The fire appears to have started in the back of the home in the 3800 block of Gilham Road, Eugene Springfield Fire said, and then spread quickly to the attic.

The initial call to 911 came in just before 1:40 p.m.

Firefighters searched the home and found no one inside.
Local Dental student assisting at White Bird Clinic robbed Dental student assisting at White Bird Clinic robbed(Video)
Julia Allen is a dental student at Arizona University of Oral Medicine.

She has been volunteering at the White Bird Dental Clinic in Eugene as she prepares to take her medical exams.

Allen, along with a handful of other fourth-year students from across the country, assist doctors in serving underprivileged patients of Lane County.

In return for their service, the future doctors are provided with an apartment downtown.

But after returning to Eugene on Saturday, Allen discovered her home had been robbed.

Emergency crews find body while responding to burning home and possible gunfire in North Eugene

Emergency crews find body while responding to burning home and possible gunfire in North Eugene »Play Video

A 27-year-old man was found dead Saturday morning when firefighters responded to a burning home in North Eugene.

Neighbors told police they thought they heard gunshots coming from the house on Woodside Drive at around 6:45 a.m. Saturday. Fire and police found Tyler Wayne Alexander, 27, of Springfield, dead at the house after responding to the reports of smoke and possible gunfire coming from the house.

Police said they quickly secured the scene, and canceled plans to send out a Community Emergency Notification System to the public.

Willamalane Megga Hunt: 'Have a good time and celebrate spring'

Willamalane Megga Hunt: 'Have a good time and celebrate spring' »Play Video
Volunteers Sabrina Stroup and Alanna Strand help at the arts and crafts table at the annual Megga Hunt Event, which was held on April 19, 2014 in Springfield, Ore. Fahmo Mohammed, Oregon News Lab.

As the annual Megga Hunt returned to Lively Park, families gathered to enjoy a day filled with Easter egg hunting.

Greenhill hosts Doggone Easter Egg Hunt

Greenhill hosts Doggone Easter Egg Hunt »Play Video

Dogs of all shapes and sizes panted through the grassy Peterson Park Saturday, searching for treat-filled eggs at Greenhill Humane Society's Doggone Easter Egg Hunt.

Ducks win last game of series against Golden Bears 7-2

Ducks win last game of series against Golden Bears 7-2
Oregon Ducks first baseman takes a throw from right fielder Alexa Peterson (#14) to make the out at first against California Golden Bears Jordan Wallace (#2). The Ducks swept the series and won the third game 7-2. Mary Jane Schulte, Oregon News Lab

After only playing five innings in each of their past four games, the Ducks had to battle through seven innings in the third game of the three-game series against the California Golden Bears. The Oregon Ducks finished the series against the Bears with a 7-2 victory, and a series sweep. The Ducks stayed strong offensively, and continued their errorless defense. 

Athletes compete Saturday at the Oregon Relays

Athletes compete Saturday at the Oregon Relays
University of Oregon freshman Devon Allen wins the men’s 110 meter hurdles with a time of 13.73. Alisha Jucevic, Oregon News Lab

Have you seen him? Police seek Off The Waffle robbery suspect

Have you seen him? Police seek Off The Waffle robbery suspect
Have you seen him? Police are looking for this man after he robbed the Off The Waffle in downtown Eugene on Friday night.

Eugene Police are looking for a man they believe robbed the downtown Off The Waffle restaurant on Friday night.