To combat the onset of cabin fever among the children, the YMCA's youth development director Holly Anderson has been working with caretakers to organize arts and crafts projects, dancing, swimming lessons and short snow excursions.
A water main break affected City of Eugene offices on the fourth floor of the Eugene Library downtown on Monday.
A $5 drug deal turned into a trip to jail after a 21-year-old grabbed a pocketknife away from his 17-year-old would-be customer and robbed him Sunday afternoon, the Lane County Sheriff's Office said.
Devon Emra was jailed on charges of Robbery-1, Unlawful Use of a Weapon, Coercion and Unlawful Possession of Methamphetamine.
According to the sheriff's office, Emra met the 17-year-old boy on Skipper Avenue in North Eugene. The two had arranged a drug deal by phone, the sheriff's office said.
Programs are canceled, but public places in Eugene are open to give people a place to warm up, the City of Eugene said.
Due to the possibility of additional snowfall Monday night and Tuesday morning – and continued sub-freezing temperatures – Oregon State University’s Corvallis campus will delay reopening on Tuesday, Dec. 10, until 9 a.m.
The Valley Library will reopen at that time as well.
OSU closed at noon on Friday after a storm dumped nearly a foot of snow on Corvallis, and remained closed on Monday because of temperatures dipping into single digits.
Oregon DOT crews ask motorists to be patient as de-icing trucks work to improve the safety on area roads.
Several de-icer trucks are working in tandem to clear Beltline on Monday morning, staggered in both lanes, said Rick Little with Oregon DOT.
A piece of equipment caught fire at Springfield Forest Products on Monday morning.
The mill employees were out of the building by the time fire crews arrived around 4:15 a.m. Monday. The fire was under control by 4:45 a.m.
For some of our furry friends, this might be the first snowfall. Others may be seasoned vets when it comes to playing in the piled powder.
No matter which applies to your pet, Greenhill Humane Society says there are a few things pet owners should keep in mind.
Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber plans to announce Monday morning whether he will run for a historic fourth term.