»Play Video Family and friends set up a memorial outside Brian Babb's home, where he was shot and killed by police March 30. An interagency investigation found officers were justified in using deadly force when Babb shouldered a high-power rifle and pointed it at them. Police later found the rifle was not loaded.
Sixty days ago Saturday, Eugene Police shot and killed veteran
Brian Babb when he shouldered a high-powered rifle and pointed it towards officers.
Police later discovered the weapon was unloaded.
Babb's family and his therapist at the VA, who initially called 911 that night, have been critical of the police response.
And on Friday, his family said they have yet to receive the medical examiner's report and an unedited copy of the 911 call Babb's therapist placed.
After spending a year learning about the Pioneer Period of the 19th century, 800 fourth graders visited the fairgrounds from all around the county to have an interactive learning experience about the Oregon Trail pioneers.
»Play Video Enthusiastic runners kept the party going by taking a quick detour off the path by running through the Knight Library before joining the dance party on the lawn. Ami Tajiri, Oregon News Lab
University of Oregon students met in the Memorial Quad to take off their clothes for charity Thursday in the Emerald Media Group’s annual Undie Run.
»Play Video Crews on scene Wednesday, May 27, 2015
"I've worked here for 32 years," said Dave Breitenstein, wastewater operations manager for the City of Eugene, "and this is a first for me."
»Play Video From help to Heimlich to hurray.
A Linn County Jail deputy performed the Heimlich maneuver on an inmate who was unable to breathe as he choked on a breakfast bar Friday morning.
Joshua Ryan Ward
An Oregon Youth Authority inmate from Eugene walked away from the Camp Florence Youth Transition Facility on Wednesday afternoon and remains at large.
At least one person died in a car crash on Highway 20 just east of Interstate 5 Friday, Oregon State Police said.
A man is in the hospital with a life-threatening gunshot wound after he was shot at a home in Northeast Salem, the Marion County Sheriff’s Office said.
»Play Video The message to students at Oregon from health officials: Get the vax
A man likely contracted meningitis while visiting his daughter on the University of Oregon campus earlier in May, Oregon Public Health said.
The University of Oregon Men’s Club Baseball Team claimed the national championship at the 2015 NCBA Division I World Series.
The Oregon Senate voted 17 to 13 to pass a bill intended to help close the wage gap for women and people of color.
A bill that would make so-called “revenge porn” illegal passed the Oregon House Sunday. Representatives voted to ban the sharing of intimate personal images without the consent of the person in the image.
The project has been in the works since 2012. A unique function of the planned park is that it will be suitable for children with disabilities.
Eugene Police are asking for the public’s help finding a stolen gun they say someone might be trying to sell.
Anyone with information is asked to call Eugene Police at (541) 682-5111.
Eugene Police now have a sketch of the man they say attempted to kidnap a woman in front of a local hotel Saturday. The man fled the parking lot in a vehicle, described as a “sporty” silver colored car, similar to a Hyundai.