Archive for August, 2012

Local News – Back To School – It’s Still Fire Season – Sandboards at TRC
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Local News – Back To School – It’s Still Fire Season – Sandboards at TRC

August 31, 2012 11:06 pm News

Back to School… Just about every employee of the Siuslaw School district, from administrators to teachers to aides, custodians and bus drivers gathered together for their annual back-to-school breakfast yesterday.  Superintendent Jeff Davis introduced a special guest; the University of Oregon’s first Presidential Chair for Academic Extension, Dr. Yong Zhao.  Davis introduced Zhao by first […]

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Local Sports – Prep and Collegiate Football Openers – Em’s Baseball
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Local Sports – Prep and Collegiate Football Openers – Em’s Baseball

August 31, 2012 11:03 pm Mapleton Sailor Sports, Oregon State Sports, Siuslaw Vikings Sports, Sports, University of Oregon Sports

A walk off single gave the Emeralds a 4  / 3 victory over the Spokane Indians last night at PK Park.  With the win Eugene maintains their half game lead over the Vancouver Canadians as the West Division second had standings.  It’s the final game of the regular season schedule, Eugene host Spokane at PK […]

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Associated Press NW Sports

August 31, 2012 9:16 pm Associated Press, Sports

NW–SportsMinute/378 Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Blake Beavan gave up two runs in seven innings and Trayvon Robinson drove in two runs to lift the Seattle Mariners to a 5-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins yesterday. Beavan scattered five hits, walked two and […]

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Associated Press Regional Minute #2

August 31, 2012 9:15 pm Associated Press, News

OR–2nd NewsMinute/243 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – Police say a driver was intoxicated when his car hit two people last night in a marked crosswalk in southeast Portland. The man and woman were taken to a hospital in critical condition. The 50-year-old driver remained at the […]

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Associated Press Regional Minute #1

August 31, 2012 9:14 pm Associated Press, News

OR–1st NewsMinute/221 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press SALEM, Ore. (AP) – An Oregon State Penitentiary inmate reportedly has died and state police are investigating. The Statesman Journal says the unidentified inmate died yesterday afternoon. No additional information was immediately available. HILLSBORO, Ore. (AP) – A Vancouver, Wash., woman who pleaded […]

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Local News – Belson Leaving, Dunes City Council, Wyden, & West Nile Virus
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Local News – Belson Leaving, Dunes City Council, Wyden, & West Nile Virus

August 30, 2012 9:42 pm News

A major change is coming in the staffing at Florence City Hall.  After nearly six years on the job, Community Development Director Sandra Belson will be leaving to return to an assignment with the Peace Corps.  City Recorder Kelli Weese will assume the role of Interim Planning Director effective September 11th.  The level of building, […]

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2nd Associated Press Regional News

August 30, 2012 9:38 pm Associated Press, News

OR–2nd NewsMinute/315 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press ALSEA, Ore. (AP) – A 9-year-old girl was at the wheel of a car that struck an 11-year-old girl in the driveway of a home near Alsea. Benton County deputies say the driver’s mother was in the passenger seat Saturday and they were traveling […]

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Local Sports – Em’s Win Again & OSU & Nicholls State Game Postponed
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Local Sports – Em’s Win Again & OSU & Nicholls State Game Postponed

August 30, 2012 9:36 pm Oregon Sports, Oregon State Sports, Sports

Eugene’s bats woke up Wednesday night in an 8-2 win. They began the scoring early, leading with three hits in the first inning for three runs. Maxx Tissenbaum and Jeremy Baltz both scored two run doubles to add four runs in the second. Tonight it’s game four of five as the Emeralds host the Indians […]

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1st Associated Press Regional News

August 30, 2012 9:34 pm Associated Press, News

OR–1st NewsMinute/242 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – Authorities say two bow hunters safely escaped a wildfire burning in rugged terrain in eastern Oregon. Grant County Sheriff Glenn Palmer says two law enforcement officers helped the pair get out of harm’s way late Tuesday or early yesterday. […]

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Associated Press – Northwest Sports

August 30, 2012 9:33 pm Associated Press, News, Sports

NW–SportsMinute/381 Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Samuel Deduno dominated for seven innings, Trevor Plouffe homered and had four RBIs, and the Minnesota Twins beat the Seattle Mariners 10-0. The normally wild Deduno struck out a career-high nine with no walks to help the […]

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