Police arrested Steven Mejia, 23, of Eugene on charges of Sexual Misconduct and Delivery of a Controlled Substance Schedule II Methamphetamine.
According to Glynis Byerlin with VFW Post 9448, reservists with the 971st Army Reserve Unit are returning home from an approximately year-long deployment to Afghanistan.
Family, friends, members of local VFW posts and community members gathered at the airport terminal with signs, smiles and tears.
The fire marshal is looking into what started an early morning fire in Springfield that displaced a family.
Cleanup from this month's ice storm continues around Eugene and Springfield.
But there are other winter damages that may still be undiscovered.
“In about a month, when we start to warm up a little bit, we're definitely going to find a lot of breaks, broken backflows, things of that nature,” said Dean Wahrenbrock, an irrigation tech for Graham Landscape.
If your underground sprinkler system wasn't properly winterized, it may have suffered a break following a few nights of subzero temps.
State police arrested a Grants Pass man, charging him with sexually abusing a young boy during the last two years.
The Eugene City Council passed motion to begin closing the Whoville camp at Broadway and Hilyard no later than April 1.
The Council also approved a third "rest stop" for homeless campers, to be located on city property along Northwest Expressway near an existing rest stop camp at Garfield and Roosevelt.
To address the loud concerts that can stretch long into the night at Howard Buford Park's Emerald Meadows venue, county officials are bringing neighbors together with show promoters to discuss how future events will play out.
"We're fine with the mushroom festival one day and the flower festival one day,” said neighbor Scott Moore. “But three days of non-stop music... that just got to be over the top.”
Others living near the park said they are afraid of a repeat performance from last summer's Kaleidoscope Music Festival, which they say turned the Mt. Pisgah area into a non-stop party.