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Local Sparklers leading cause of fireworks-related injuries Sparklers leading cause of fireworks-related injuries
There's a certain nostalgia associated with sparklers and perhaps why we hand them over to our kids. But according to state officials, the most common fireworks-related injuries are caused by sparklers.

Boys face arson charges for Civic Stadium fire

Boys face arson charges for Civic Stadium fire »Play Video

Four boys will likely face second degree arson charges for lighting the initial fire that spread out of control and burned historic Eugene Civic Stadium to the ground on Monday.

Photos: Inside the Civic Stadium crime scene

Photos: Inside the Civic Stadium crime scene
Eugene Police released this series of photographs taken inside the crime scene at Civic Stadium.

Eugene Police released this series of photographs taken inside the crime scene at Civic Stadium.

Eugene 'Fireworks ban' earns both support & concern from residents

Eugene 'Fireworks ban' earns both support & concern from residents

Some were worried about the dry conditions while others looked forward to Fourth of July fun.

Lane County DA Alex Gardner announces resignation

Lane County DA Alex Gardner announces resignation »Play Video
Alex Gardner

He says emphatically that declining federal timber funds have decimated the DA's Office and the sheriff. “It's getting more difficult as time goes on to do the work that we're all sworn to do. Obviously, that alone is a challenge.”