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The Oregon Ducks finished the season ranked No. 2 in the nation with a 13-2 record and Pac-12 and Rose Bowl championships.

John Franchi has a look back at the season - and a look ahead to next year - on a special Super Bowl edition of NewsSource 16 this Sunday after the big game.

Stick around #LiveOnKMTR after the Super Bowl for a look back at the 2014 Duck football season
Local 'When you look at that highway, you have to ask yourself: Why is this happening?' 'When you look at that highway, you have to ask yourself: Why is this happening?' (Photo Gallery) (Video)
The pair of crashes near Junction City Thursday that killed 3 people and injured a fourth remain under investigation, Oregon State Police say.

While no concrete plans exist for ways to make the highway safer, the road is on the Oregon DOT's radar.

"If you look at the last 5 1/2 years, there's been 205 crashes," said Rick Little with Oregon DOT. The data is from Jan. 1, 2009, to May 31, 2014. "That's almost 3 crashes a month, or 1 every 10 days."

Traveler from India is newest 12 after witnessing Hawks history

Traveler from India is newest 12 after witnessing Hawks history »Play Video
Nikhil Menon of India (inset box) remembers the contagious rush of enthusiasm he felt when the Seahawks won the NFC championship game. It was his first time at a football game and his first visit to America.

They say distance lends perspective. After an 8,000-mile international journey, Nikhil Menon would agree.

"I couldn't believe what I was seeing," Menon recalled of Jermaine Kearse's game-winning catch in the NFC championship game against the Green Bay Packers.

"The entire experience was fantastic," Menon said.

Stick around #LiveOnKMTR after the Super Bowl for a special edition of NewsSource 16

Police try to pry DUI suspect from wreckage of SUV

Police try to pry DUI suspect from wreckage of SUV »Play Video
Kelsey Barbion

Calls reporting a speeding driver swerving into oncoming traffic and running cars off the road started coming in to dispatchers just after 11 p.m. Tuesday.

Callers told police they thought the driver might be under the influence.

Watch #LiveOnKMTR for more on this story

Court holds preliminary hearings on Springfield murder case

Court holds preliminary hearings on Springfield murder case »Play Video
Gerald Strebendt (left) faces murder charges in the slaying of David Crofut (right). Strebendt has claimed self defense in the shooting.

A mixed martial arts fighter and former sniper accused of shooting a man dead still claims self-defense as he faces trial for murder.

2 dead in crash that closed Hwy 99; 1 dead in crash on detour

2 dead in crash that closed Hwy 99; 1 dead in crash on detour
Two people died and a third person injured in a 3-vehicle crash on Highway 99 Thursday morning (left). One person later died in a crash on the detour route around the crash scene (right).

Two people died in a 3-vehicle crash on Highway 99 Thursday morning, and a third person died in a crash on the detour around the initial crash scene, state police said.

Neighbors question proposal to build home on Bandon's South Jetty

Neighbors question proposal to build home on Bandon's South Jetty »Play Video

A proposal to build a home was brought before Bandon's Planning Commission last week, but when community members opposed the project, they opened up a written comment period.

Looking for a job? Eugene Police salaries start at $54K

Looking for a job? Eugene Police salaries start at $54K
Sergeant Larry Crompton of the Eugene police Department speaks with protesters on Friday afternoon as the city put up a fence aroud Whoville. "As long as the intent is lawful, we are held to answer," Crompton said. Alan Sylvestre, Oregon News Lab

Looking for a new career? Maybe you should consider being a Eugene Police officer. The department is hosting a Career Night on Wednesday.