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Local 9-1-1 caller reports cougar and cub at Maurie Jacobs Park 9-1-1 caller reports cougar and cub at Maurie Jacobs Park
A caller reported seeing a mountain lion and its cub playing near the entrance to Maurie Jacobs Park to 9-1-1 dispatch workers this morning, Eugene Police said.

Officers responded to the park, however they couldn't find any evidence the cat had been there.

Boston honors victims of Marathon Bombings

Boston honors victims of Marathon Bombings »Play Video

Tuesday marks exactly one year since the deadly attack at the finish line of the boston marathon.

Thousands, including dignitaries like Vice President Joe Biden, gathered inside the Hynes Convention Center Tuesday to remember the lives lost on April 15, 2013.

“We are Boston, we are America. We respond, we endure we overcome, and we own the finish line,” said Biden. 

Oregon's gas tax no longer covers costs of public works projects

Oregon's gas tax no longer covers costs of public works projects »Play Video

Oregon residents are driving less, and Oregon Department of Transportation statistice find that those still driving are behind the wheel of fuel-efficient cars.

While it is great for the environment, the loss in gas tax revenue is jeopardizing the funding for roadwork projects across the state.

First of 4 'Blood Moon' lunar eclipses set for April 15

First of 4 'Blood Moon' lunar eclipses set for April 15
FILE -- A lunar eclipse shines over the Space Needle in Seattle on Feb. 20, 2008 (Photo courtesy: Clane Gessel)

The first of four lunar eclipses over the next two years is set for Monday night.

Police: Dad passed out with crying baby

Police: Dad passed out with crying baby
Douglas County Booking photo of Christopher Seth Houx, 27, of Myrtle Creek.

Police in Myrtle Creek say a relative took a baby from an apartment where the infant's father was passed out after being under the influence of narcotics.