»Play Video Jeff Burns, who drove down from Portland to watch the game, grills some food before the 117th Civil War on Friday afternoon.Yeonju Sung. Oregon News Lab
The best way to stay safe while heating your home during a cold snap: common sense.
If it's meant to be used outdoors - like a BBQ - don't bring it inside.
Also: Don't try to warm up your house with your oven.
We wouldn't warn you if somebody hadn't already done it - with disastrous consequences.
»Play Video A worker at Spring Creek Holly Farm finishes bundling a fir tree to be loaded up for a customer.
Ron Glazier and his kids are a bit choosy when it comes to a Christmas tree.
“Usually, you can't find that perfect tree, so there's always a little bit of work to do to make it perfect,” Glazier said.
The word "perfect" is a relative term. On this particular day, their search has led them to Spring Creek Holly Farm near Leaburg.
“You can find trees in town, too,” Glazier said. “That's just more convenient, but we like to spend a little more time and get out of town a little bit.” Watch All in a Day's Drive Wednesdays on KMTR NewsSource 16 at 6 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.
»Play Video Samantha Dodson (left) may be with Kelsey McCune, 40, the sheriff's office said.
The Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a 13-year-old girl who they said ran away from home and could be in danger.
Police said bright sunlight got in the eyes of the driver as the woman, 80, crossed the street using a walker.
An 77-year-old woman with a walker got hit by a car as she tried to cross Goodpasture Island Road on Wednesday morning, Eugene Police said.
»Play Video File photo of Jay Yarbrough in court July 2013
Jay Yarbrough left a hospital ICU and went into hiding last June as police searched the bunker that the self-described "prepper" dug beneath his Coos Bay home.
Police said they found guns, drugs and homemade bombs under Yarbrough's house. About 10 days later, they found Yarbrough, who had reportedly been hiding out on an island in an Oregon river.
The suspects swiped two wallets and a Mac laptop from campus, then used one of the stolen debit cards to buy a power cord for the computer.
That's part of the emerging picture of a Monday morning theft reported on the Oregon State University campus, Oregon State Police said.
Today may be the coldest December 4 in more than a century on the South Coast.
A 40-year-old record low for Eugene appears likely to fall, too.
It was already a miraculous story of survival. A man was trapped for almost 3 days underwater after his tugboat sank. Now video of the rescue has surfaced. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.
Armed with over 5000 balloons, local band and Ambassadors of happy Pink Martini played a free concert at Pioneer Square. Storm Large, Cabaret singer Meow Meow and the Von Trapps joined the band for several songs. Pink Martini's new album "Get Happy" drops on September 24th - 9/16 - (Kai Hayashi / KATU.com)
Pink Martini joins the Eugene Symphony for a holiday concert Saturday, December 14, at 7:30 p.m.
It was supposed to be a lesson in social media and online use. A teacher posted a picture on the internet to show her student's how quickly what you put online can spread across the world wide web. Little did she know her lesson would go viral. Jamey Tucker has the story.