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Local Eugene librarian named Employee of the Year Eugene librarian named Employee of the Year
Friday the OLA presented its 2015 Library Employee of the Year Award to Margaret Harmon-Myers, Adult Services Library Assistant at Eugene Public Library. The award was announced at the annual OLA conference held this week at the Eugene Hilton.

Small tornado flips cars, causes damage at Lane community College

Small tornado flips cars, causes damage at Lane community College »Play Video
This photo submitted by Christian Mello shows a car flipped over in the parking lot of Lane Community College in Eugene, Oregon on Tuesday, April 14, 2015. The National Weather Service says a small a tornado flipped the car.

The National Weather Service said the tornado of “unknown intensity” was witnessed by a college official who saw “a rain and hail wrapped tornado that damaged three vehicles significantly.”

Should Ore. minimum wage be $15? Group wants voters to decide

Should Ore. minimum wage be $15? Group wants voters to decide »Play Video

Voters could get to decide the fate of Oregon's minimum wage if a grass roots group has anything to say about it. 15 Now Oregon plans to file for a ballot measure this week for the 2016 election. They don’t think they’re going to get the response they want from lawmakers in Salem.