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Oregon 14 Willamalane hosts Oregon 14 Welcome Party Willamalane hosts Oregon 14 Welcome Party(Video)
Willamalane Park and Recreation District is set to welcome more than 1,750 youth athletes from around the world at the Oregon14 Welcome Party on Monday, July 21, at Island Park in Springfield.

The free public event, set from 7 to 9 p.m., is a kickoff party for the IAAF World Junior Championships Oregon at Hayward Field.
Entertainment Photos: Pemberton Music Fest brings big names to Northwest Photos: Pemberton Music Fest brings big names to Northwest(Photo Gallery)
About a four hour drive from Seattle, Pemberton Music Festival is nestled under tree-covered mountains in Pemberton, British Columbia. After an eight year hiatus, the biggest names in music and tens of thousands of fans came out for the three day festival with acts such as Outkast, Nine Inch Nails, Frank Ocean, Snoop Dog and more.

Goats chow on ivy at OSU

Goats chow on ivy at OSU »Play Video
No kidding

A goat herd is chomping its way through an ivy patch in front of the Crop Sciences Building at Oregon State University.

Briana Murphy said it'll take her herd of 30 goats about a week to eat through the ivy.

Linn County Fair: 'You made me go on the Zipper'

Linn County Fair: 'You made me go on the Zipper' »Play Video
If the rides don't rock your world, Grand Funk Railroad plays the Linn County Fair on Saturday

People streamed in and out of the ride zone as the cries of the excited - or scared - riders filled the air Thursday.

Fire rips through Springfield Mill: 'It started in one of the dryers'

Fire rips through Springfield Mill: 'It started in one of the dryers' »Play Video

Fire ripped through the Swanson Mill in Springfield Thursday afternoon, sending a column of black smoke high into the air.

Eugene-Springfield Fire Chief Randall Groves said the blaze started at around 4:40 p.m. in one of the wood processing plant’s dryer units.

“We do know that all of the employees were safely evacuated and at this point … I'm unaware of any injuries,” said Chief Groves. “It started in one of the dryers, we do know that. We do not know the cause at this time.”

Groves said it could be several days before they know what caused the blaze.

Springfield wood products plant erupts in flames

Springfield wood products plant erupts in flames »Play Video
Bystanders watch smoke rise from a mill fire in Springfield on July 17, 2014. A 1-mile evacuation order was later put in effect around the fire.

A fire in Springfield sent a plume of smoke up over the city Thursday, and emergency workers ordered an evacuation in a 1-mile radius around the fire as it continued to rage an hour later.

Free Kitty Friday! Idaho county offers free cats

Free Kitty Friday! Idaho county offers free cats
The Canyon County Animal Shelter is offering its Free Cat Fridays promotion for cats six months old or older. All of these cats are looking for a new home. Photo by JERRY MANTER -- KBOI2.com web producer
The Canyon County, Idaho, Animal Shelter is offering its Free Cat Fridays promotion for cats six months old or older. All of these cats are looking for a new home.

Sheriff: 2 men missing after house fire

Sheriff: 2 men missing after house fire »Play Video
Photo courtesy South Lane Fire and Rescue

Two people remain unaccounted for after a fire destroyed a home near Creswell on Wednesday afternoon.

Summer! Time to plan for fall in the garden

Summer! Time to plan for fall in the garden »Play Video

Fall seems like a long way off in the midst of our July heat.

But garden experts say right now is prime time to figure out what you want to harvest come October.

This week in the garden, we'll tell you why now is a such a good time to start planning for fall.

Watch Joel in the Garden on KMTR NewsSource16 at 6 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Thursdays

Suspect shot in exchange of gunfire with police in Reedsport

Suspect shot in exchange of gunfire with police in Reedsport
Police at the scene in Reedsport

An armed man suffered a gunshot wound in an exchange of gunfire with police Thursday, Oregon State Police said.

Shoplifter suspect orders pizza to police station

Shoplifter suspect orders pizza to police station »Play Video
A Kentucky shoplifting suspect faces even more charges after police say he played a prank on them. Shortly after the man's arrest, an unexpected delivery arrived at the police station. Jerrika Insco has the story.