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Students transform weed patch into memorial courtyard

Students transform weed patch into memorial courtyard »Play Video

The deaths of two classmates swept into the sea by a sneaker wave while on a school trip inspired students to transform a patch of weeds into a memorial courtyard at South Eugene High School.

Softball: Ducks enter Saturday Super Regional after a Friday victory

Softball: Ducks enter Saturday Super Regional after a Friday victory
Oregon Ducks first baseman Hailey Decker (#14) stretches to make the out in Game One of the Super Regionals against the North Carolina State Wolf Pack at Howe Field Friday afternoon. Oregon Ducks star pitcher Cheridan Hawkins struck out 14 of the Wolf Pack in and the Ducks won the game 6-1. Dan Morrison, Oregon News Lab

The Oregon Ducks Softball team is one game closer to securing their advance from the Softball Super Regionals after winning Friday’s game against NC State 6-1.

Teen charged as adult in deadly crash

Teen charged as adult in deadly crash »Play Video
A memorial near the scene of the crash

A teenage girl will be tried as an adult after investigators say she attempted suicide by crashing into an oncoming car in April.

A blue John Deere? Paint job leads police to 'truckloads' of stolen goods

A blue John Deere? Paint job leads police to 'truckloads' of stolen goods
Who paints a signature green John Deere blue? Police asked - and uncovered truckloads of stolen goods.

Police noticed somebody had painted a signature green John Deere vehicle blue.

"A similar vehicle was stolen from Sheldon High School previously," Sgt. Kyle Williams said.

Officers confirmed the Deere to be the very same one taken from Sheldon High within the last week.

Drought emergency declared in Lane County

Drought emergency declared in Lane County
The governor approved drought declarations for the 8 counties shown in orange on this map.

Governor Brown declared drought emergencies for eight more Oregon counties as the state faces a very dry summer.

1 dead in 2-car accident on Hwy 58 east of Pleasant Hill

1 dead in 2-car accident on Hwy 58 east of Pleasant Hill »Play Video

One person died and two others were rushed to the hospital by air ambulance with serious injuries after a head-on crash on Highway 58 Thursday afternoon.

Camels of Douglas County: 'They all have different personalities'

Camels of Douglas County: 'They all have different personalities' »Play Video
Every day is hump day in Rice Valley, Oregon.

People reported have spotting an odd animal in someone's backyard and wondered -- what are these animals doing here in Oregon?

In the Garden: Keeping slugs and snails away

In the Garden: Keeping slugs and snails away

In the Northwest, slugs and snails may be considered “garden enemy number one.” They may be slow-moving critters, but they leave behind a sad trail of damage.

Police recover 'truckloads' of stolen property

Police recover power equipment, guns and approximately 100 bicycles from a residence after spotting a John Deere Gator Utility Vehicle that was stolen from Sheldon High School on Wednesday.

Remembering those who passed at Domaine Meriwether Vineyard

Remembering those who passed at Domaine Meriwether Vineyard »Play Video

To some, Memorial Day Weekend can feel like the unofficial start to summer and one local winery is celebrating with the illumination of their vineyards.