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Local Police: Body found at burning North Eugene home after neighbors report possible gunfire Police: Body found at burning North Eugene home after neighbors report possible gunfire(Photo Gallery)(Video)
A 27-year-old man was found dead Saturday morning when firefighters responded to a burning home in North Eugene.

Neighbors told police they thought they heard gunshots coming from the house on Woodside Drive at around 6:45 a.m. Saturday.
Fire and police located a deceased person after responding to the reports of smoke and possible gunfire coming from the house.

Oregon's gas tax no longer covers costs of public works projects

Oregon's gas tax no longer covers costs of public works projects »Play Video

Oregon residents are driving less, and Oregon Department of Transportation statistice find that those still driving are behind the wheel of fuel-efficient cars.

While it is great for the environment, the loss in gas tax revenue is jeopardizing the funding for roadwork projects across the state.

First of 4 'Blood Moon' lunar eclipses set for April 15

First of 4 'Blood Moon' lunar eclipses set for April 15
FILE -- A lunar eclipse shines over the Space Needle in Seattle on Feb. 20, 2008 (Photo courtesy: Clane Gessel)

The first of four lunar eclipses over the next two years is set for Monday night.

Police: Dad passed out with crying baby

Police: Dad passed out with crying baby
Douglas County Booking photo of Christopher Seth Houx, 27, of Myrtle Creek.

Police in Myrtle Creek say a relative took a baby from an apartment where the infant's father was passed out after being under the influence of narcotics.

Gravel truck loses brakes and rolls, blocking Roosevelt Blvd. at Hwy 99

Gravel truck loses brakes and rolls, blocking Roosevelt Blvd. at Hwy 99

An overturned gravel truck partially blocked the intersection of Highway 99 and Roosevelt Blvd. Sunday afternoon.

The truck crashed at around 10:15 a.m. Sunday, blocking the westbound lanes of Roosevelt Blvd. No one was hurt in the crash.

Cinder block falls through windshield from I-5 overpass, woman injured

Cinder block falls through windshield from I-5 overpass, woman injured

A cinder block came crashing through the windshield of a passenger car early Sunday morning as it drove under and Interstate 5 overpass, sending a woman to the hospital. State police are now asking the public for information on whoever threw the brick off the Creswell overpass.