Oregon DOT expected to close the highway in both directions while the semi is removed.
The closure could last up to 3 hours.
Motorists should plan an alternate route or delay travel to and from Florence until after noon, ODOT said.
Eugene Water and Electric Board household ratepayers will see a 4.5 percent increase in the cost of power next year - about $6 per month for the typical single family home.
The EWEB board voted unanimously to approve the rate increase Tuesday.
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.
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.”
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.
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.
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.
Pink Martini joins the Eugene Symphony for a holiday concert Saturday, December 14, at 7:30 p.m.