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Local BRING celebrates 44 years of recycling BRING celebrates 44 years of recycling (Photo Gallery)
BRING recycling celebrated its 44th birthday Saturday at its facility in Springfield. The organization was inspired by the first earth day in the ‘70s and has since grown to help the community learn to live with less.

Firefighters still working to put out Government Camp condo hot spots

Firefighters still working to put out Government Camp condo hot spots
Firefighters work to put out hot spots Tuesday, April 21, 2015 on what's left of the Golden Poles Chalet in Government Camp. The condominium caught fire Monday afternoon.

The biggest challenge firefighters faced Tuesday was the wind. Gusts blew into what’s left of the 30-unit Golden Poles Chalet and created flare-ups.

Friends remember victims of MLK Jr. Boulevard crash

Friends remember victims of MLK Jr. Boulevard crash »Play Video

Flowers, photographs and messages written in chalk on the sidewalk line the stretch of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in Eugene where two Springfield residents died in a car crash early Monday morning.

Firefighters battle blaze at Government Camp condos

Firefighters battle blaze at Government Camp condos »Play Video
Hours after the fire was reported just before 3 p.m., flames still burned through the Golden Poles Chalet in Government camp late Monday night, April 20, 2015. (Photo: Paul Stoos/KATU News)

The third floor of a three-story condo building in Government Camp collapsed Monday afternoon during a large fire. A spokesman for the Clackamas Fire Department said the fire will likely burn for a few days.