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Guitar stolen as musician sets up for gig

Guitar stolen as musician sets up for gig »Play Video

Steve Ibach has played in most bars around town with a black and sliver Regal dobro with a customized pickup amplifier.

Last Friday, he was setting up to play at Mulligan's Pub in Eugene.

When he went outside to get his guitar, it was gone - despite locking the doors.

"I could see the door was ajar, so I immediately knew," he said. "It had just been sitting there in the rider's seat."

Driver makes U-turn on I-5, triggers multi-vehicle crash

Driver makes U-turn on I-5, triggers multi-vehicle crash
The causing driver's car was totaled in the crash. (WSP photo)
A driver who tried to make a U-turn on Interstate 5 triggered a five-vehicle crash early Thursday near Boeing Field that blocked several lanes, the Washington State Patrol reports.

Wind + Rain = Landslide: 'These kind of things happen'

Wind + Rain = Landslide: 'These kind of things happen' »Play Video

Lane County road crews cleared a mudslide on Deerhorn Road along the Mckenzie River Tuesday.

A combination on wet weather and heavy winds brought nearly 500 cubic yards of hillside material onto the roadway overnight.

Bottle deposit could double in Oregon in 2017

Bottle deposit could double in Oregon in 2017 »Play Video

The Oregon Beverage Recycling Cooperative said the statewide redemption rate at recycling centers last year was around 70 percent.

If that rate doesn't go up this year, the redemption amount will double from 5 to 10 cents starting in 2017.

If the redemption rate doubles, the deposit fee for a 6-pack will go from 30 cents to 60 cents.

'I'm the tree hugger. She's got the gun': Friends plan to hike Pacific Crest Trail

'I'm the tree hugger. She's got the gun': Friends plan to hike Pacific Crest Trail »Play Video
Susannah Garza (left) and Linda Zahl of St. Helens, Oregon train for a planned trek along the Pacific Crest Trail this summer.

Since the film's release, the PCT has picked up in popularity. Now, two St. Helens, Oregon women are about to embark on a trail trek that sounds a lot like a sequel. Thing is, they haven't even seen the movie.