Searchers from the Oregon Civil Air Patrol said the very weak signal from an Emergency Locator Transmitter (ELT) discovered Thursday afternoon was a false positive. The ELT was reported in the search area between Creswell and Vancouver where a plane went missing on Tuesday.
The community will hold a memorial on Sunday for Coos County Deputy Gil Datan who was killed while on duty on Monday.
Drivers heading north on Interstate 5 should expect long delays Sunday afternoon and evening through a work zone south of Cottage Grove. The construction runs from milepost 162 to milepost 169.
A 16-year-old boy shot a man repeatedly with a pellet gun and stole his marijuana, escaping after being cut with a kitchen knife by a 38-year-old grandmother holding her infant granchild, Corvallis Police said.
One person died and another was severely injured when a car crashed off road into a fence Wednesday, the Lane County Sheriff's Office said.
Searchers are focused on the area where a missing plane last appeared on radar Tuesday afternoon before disappearing.
Mark Gissiner, police auditor for the City of Eugene, reported to the City Council on Wedneday on the use of force by Eugene Police from April to December of 2013.
Lane County selected the sheriff's chief deputy to lead the office.
A cab driver pulled a gun on a man who tried to write down the license plate number of the taxi Tuesday, Eugene Police said.
April 22 marks 4 years since Officer Chris Killcullen was shot and killed while making a traffic stop.
The motorcycle officer tried to pull over Cheryl Kidd in Eugene and pursued her into Springfield.
Six people took part in the 2nd annual Bike Ride to Lane Community College on Earth Day.
Four bicyclists and 2 walkers made the 3 mile trip up over 30th Avenue to the LCC campus.
Biking takes 20 to 30 minutes; walking takes about an hour.
A plane that left Creswell on Tuesday has been reported missing, the Oregon Civil Air Patrol said.
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Firefighters contained a blaze to the attic of an Assumption Street home in the Bethel neighborhood on Wednesday. No injuries were reported.
An old wooden barn collapsed Tuesday afternoon in a fire that was sparked when the homeowners were burning a nearby pile of yard debris.
A helicopter buzzed about Spencer Butte on Wednesday morning.