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Local Oregon's ban on same-sex marriage now in judge's hands Oregon's ban on same-sex marriage now in judge's hands(Video)
The fate of Oregon's ban on same-sex marriage now rests with a federal judge who heard arguments Wednesday at a hearing in Eugene.

Lisa Chickadonz is a plaintiff in the case.

She's been engaged to her partner for 29 years waiting for equal rights.

"It seems like time to finally be able to get married," she said. "I didn't go someplace else to do it because I love Oregon and I want to get married in my own state, in my own city, in my own neighborhood."

Emergency crews find body while responding to burning home and possible gunfire in North Eugene

Emergency crews find body while responding to burning home and possible gunfire in North Eugene »Play 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 found Tyler Wayne Alexander, 27, of Springfield, dead at the house after responding to the reports of smoke and possible gunfire coming from the house.

Police said they quickly secured the scene, and canceled plans to send out a Community Emergency Notification System to the public.

Willamalane Megga Hunt: 'Have a good time and celebrate spring'

Willamalane Megga Hunt: 'Have a good time and celebrate spring' »Play Video
Volunteers Sabrina Stroup and Alanna Strand help at the arts and crafts table at the annual Megga Hunt Event, which was held on April 19, 2014 in Springfield, Ore. Fahmo Mohammed, Oregon News Lab.

As the annual Megga Hunt returned to Lively Park, families gathered to enjoy a day filled with Easter egg hunting.

Greenhill hosts Doggone Easter Egg Hunt

Greenhill hosts Doggone Easter Egg Hunt »Play Video

Dogs of all shapes and sizes panted through the grassy Peterson Park Saturday, searching for treat-filled eggs at Greenhill Humane Society's Doggone Easter Egg Hunt.

Ducks win last game of series against Golden Bears 7-2

Ducks win last game of series against Golden Bears 7-2
Oregon Ducks first baseman takes a throw from right fielder Alexa Peterson (#14) to make the out at first against California Golden Bears Jordan Wallace (#2). The Ducks swept the series and won the third game 7-2. Mary Jane Schulte, Oregon News Lab

After only playing five innings in each of their past four games, the Ducks had to battle through seven innings in the third game of the three-game series against the California Golden Bears. The Oregon Ducks finished the series against the Bears with a 7-2 victory, and a series sweep. The Ducks stayed strong offensively, and continued their errorless defense. 

Athletes compete Saturday at the Oregon Relays

Athletes compete Saturday at the Oregon Relays
University of Oregon freshman Devon Allen wins the men’s 110 meter hurdles with a time of 13.73. Alisha Jucevic, Oregon News Lab

Have you seen him? Police seek Off The Waffle robbery suspect

Have you seen him? Police seek Off The Waffle robbery suspect
Have you seen him? Police are looking for this man after he robbed the Off The Waffle in downtown Eugene on Friday night.

Eugene Police are looking for a man they believe robbed the downtown Off The Waffle restaurant on Friday night.