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Bar catering to LGBTQ community to open soon

Bar catering to LGBTQ community to open soon »Play Video

The concept for The Wayward Lamb came to Colin Graham in November.

"I found myself a single man, and that was when I first encountered what was happening in Eugene as a gay man," he said.

The issue: no establishments that cater to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer community.
    
Graham teamed up with marketing manager and events producer John O'Malley to change that situation.

Giraffe, giant anteater newest arrivals at Wildlife Safari

Giraffe, giant anteater newest arrivals at Wildlife Safari »Play Video

The Wildlife safari is welcoming two jumbo sized animals to the park, one of which walks on her knuckles and can eat 35,000 ants and termites in a day.

Group documenting history of Reedsport asking the public to help

Group documenting history of Reedsport asking the public to help »Play Video
The Umpqua Discovery Center is piecing together the history one photograph at a time.

The Umpqua Discovery Center is piecing together the history one photograph at a time. They've acquired over 300 undocumented photos and they're asking the public to help identify them.

Jeff Common Fallen Brother Memorial Run coming up August 18

Jeff Common Fallen Brother Memorial Run coming up August 18 »Play Video
"100 percent of the money goes to training,” says the foundation’s Steve Schneiderman. “It's the advanced training that isn't just readily available every day and we're offering it to all the firefighters in our response region for the mutual aid function, which is from Florence all the way down to Port Orford, all the way into Bridge."

The motorcycle run is a tribute to firefighter Jeff Common, who lost his life in a structure fire with Randy Carpenter and Chuck Hanner over 12 years ago.

'People camped out in line just trying to get on the wait list'

'People camped out in line just trying to get on the wait list' »Play Video

People camped out overnight to get on the waiting list for a new affordable housing project set to open this fall.

A Fair deal: Lane County Fair opens Wednesday

A Fair deal: Lane County Fair opens Wednesday
File photo from the 2012 Lane County Fair

The Lane County Fair starts Wednesday. Whether you go for a day or every day, there are ways to stretch your dollars at the fair.

Eugene man to appear on 'America's Got Talent'

Eugene man to appear on 'America's Got Talent' »Play Video
Facinet Sylla

Facinet Sylla started tumbling when he was 6 and grew up in an African circus.

He later settled in Eugene.

Now 28, you can see him Tuesday night at 8 p.m. #LiveOnKMTR on NBC's "America's Got Talent."

Watch #LiveOnKMTR for more on this story

Woman repels attacker with pepper spray on UO campus

Woman repels attacker with pepper spray on UO campus »Play Video
The general vicinity of the attack, shown during daylight hours.

A University of Oregon student used pepper spray to repel a man who pushed her to the ground and tried to take her backpack early Friday morning, according to the University of Oregon Police Department.

'Nothing short of heroic': Teen pulls woman from burning car

'Nothing short of heroic': Teen pulls woman from burning car »Play Video
A gas pump explodes after a car crashed into this Chevron service station on Beaverton Hillsdale Highway on Saturday, July 18, 2015. (Photo from video: Joshua McCool)

The crash happened at a Chevron service station at 7200 S.W. Beaverton Hillsdale Highway.