The search for a man last seen July 10 continues in Jackson County.
Police are asking the public for help identifying two suspects caught on surveillance camera using credit cards stolen in a burglary July 13.
Deputies evacuated a hotel after a guest barricaded himself in his room and claimed to have explosives Monday, the Lane County Sheriff's Office said.
William Cameron, 50, exited through the window of his room at the Super 8 after talking to deputies for about 10 minutes.
The sheriff said Cameron’s room was heavily damaged, including broken appliances, electrical fixtures and furniture.
Deputies determined that Cameron was under the influence of methamphetamine, and a small amount of meth was found in his room.
A DUI driver crossed into oncoming traffic on Interstate 5 on Monday, crashing his SUV head-on into a semi, Oregon State Police said.
Wildfire managers continue to contain large fires while moving crews to respond to new fires, as the threat of more lightning looms this week.
The National Weather Service said there is a chance of scattered thunderstorms across the Cascades from Mount Hood south beyond Willamette Pass.
And most of southern Oregon remains under a Red Flag warning, which means conditions are prime for new wildfires to ignite and rapidly spread.
A local ordinance requiring employers to provide paid sick time to part-time employees passed the Eugene City Council 5-3 Monday night.
The measure takes effect in July 2015.
Police captured a fugitive found practicing his knife-throwing skills near a credit union drive-through on Sunday.
A family out for a hike found a dog missing more than 3 weeks in the woods.
The intersection of Dale Kuni Road and Cloverdale Road near Creswell was closed while firefighters responded to a grass fire in the area the afternoon of Monday, July 28, the Lane County Sheriff's Office said.
Three of the 4 track and field athletes from Ethiopia who were reported missing Saturday after competing in the IAAF World Junior Championships in Eugene have been found in Beaverton.
Police said Amanuel Abebe Atibeha, 17; Dureti Edao, 18; Meaza Kebede, 18, were safe, unharmed, and staying with acquaintances.
A missing persons case is still active for 18-year-old Zeyituna Mohammed.
Fire crews continued to gain the upperhand on large wildfires burning in Oregon, but the threat of lightning remains in the forecast as intense summer heat returns to the Northwest.
Firefighters had a busy weekend in Douglas County responding to human-caused fires - including some supsicious blazes now under investigation.
The Douglas Forest Protective Association said the 4 fires in the Happy Valley Road and Looking Glass Road area since July 24 are under investigation as suspicious.
Three of the fires happened Sunday. All were kept to a fraction of an acre.
Other weekend fires were the result of unattended campfires, or remain under investigation.
A massive fire destroyed five cars and a carport at a Beaverton apartment complex Sunday night.
Sheree Hart has a simple wish:To reunite a lost camera with its rightful owners.