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Empowerment and Leadership for Youth students learn how to become baristas

Empowerment and Leadership for Youth students learn how to become baristas »Play Video

Students in the Empowerment and Leadership for Youth program had the chance Saturday to learn coffee making skills at South Eugene High School. The ELY Program students served up free coffee at Axespresso Saturday afternoon to lucky visitors; it’s all part of the training for these enterprising young people who are learning to be baristas.

Officials reminding public to use caution & stay safe in the water

Officials reminding public to use caution & stay safe in the water »Play Video
Children swim in the Columbia River along Marine Drive. The Columbia River has the second most drownings in Oregon. The Willamette River has the most.

With a scorching weekend and excessive heat warning through 8 p.m. Sunday, Eugene residents are flocking to lakes, rivers, and more; but staying safe in the water is just as important as protecting yourself from the heat.

Umpqua National Forest campgrounds evacuated as 100-acre Bunker Fire continues

Umpqua National Forest campgrounds evacuated as 100-acre Bunker Fire continues »Play Video

U.S. Forest Service officials evacuated Bunker Hill, East Lemolo and Inlet campgrounds near Lemolo Lake as a safety precaution while the Bunker Fire burns one mile north of the lake.

Police track stolen pickup with boy's cellphone; suspect faces kidnapping charge

Police track stolen pickup with boy's cellphone; suspect faces kidnapping charge »Play Video
Emergency crews treat 56-year-old Kenneth Robinette, who is suspected of stealing a pickup from Fairview while an 11-year-old boy was still inside the truck.

A man is facing a kidnapping charge after police say he stole a pickup from Fairview on Friday morning while an 11-year-old boy was still inside the vehicle.

'From this day forward, it will simply be marriage'

'From this day forward, it will simply be marriage' »Play Video
Bruce Carlson and Matt Friday, the first couple to legally marry in Oregon in 2014.

A crowd outside the Sumpreme Court exploded into chants, songs and hug to celebrate the justices ruling that same-sex marriage is legal in all 50 states.