Archive for August, 2016

Voter veto proposal tabled; Steelhead returns; Gas prices; Back to school; housing linked to healthcare
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Voter veto proposal tabled; Steelhead returns; Gas prices; Back to school; housing linked to healthcare

August 31, 2016 11:30 pm News

Commissioners suspend voter veto conversations The Lane County Board of Commissioners did an ‘about face’ yesterday and voted to hold off on any further discussions on a controversial proposal. They began discussing the deal in June.  If enacted, it would have given commissioners veto power over citizen initiated ballot measures in the county. Commissioners talked […]

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Sailors fall in volleyball opener; Vikings begin on the court Thursday; Emeralds ice fifth straight win
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Sailors fall in volleyball opener; Vikings begin on the court Thursday; Emeralds ice fifth straight win

August 31, 2016 11:24 pm Eugene Emeralds, Mapleton Sailor Sports, Siuslaw Vikings Sports, Sports

Prep Volleyball The Mapleton Sailors dropped both of their Mountain West League volleyball matches to start the season last night. The opened with a three-set loss to the McKenzie Eagles, then wrapped up with another three-set loss; this one to the Siletz Valley Warriors.  The Warriors lost an earlier match to the Eagles.   The Sailors […]

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Latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports

August 31, 2016 7:36 pm Associated Press, Sports

AP-NW–Sports Right Now/536 MARINERS-RANGERS Odor hits game-ending homer for Rangers in 8-7 win over M’s ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Rougned Odor hit a game-ending two-run homer and the AL-best Texas Rangers beat the Seattle Mariners 8-7 on Tuesday night. Odor’s 25th homer was a drive to the hill in center field on a 2-2 pitch […]

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Latest Oregon news, sports, business and entertainment

August 31, 2016 7:35 pm Associated Press, News

AP-OR–2nd Right Now/1125 PHILOMATH FOOTBALL-HAZING Coach, 6 Philomath football players, cited in hazing case CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say six Philomath (fil-OH-muhth) High School football players and a 22-year-old volunteer assistant face charges after freshmen were subjected to hazing during the team’s summer camp. Benton County District Attorney John Haroldson says the hazing involved […]

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Hot Rods and a movie star car; Crow fundraisers; Steelhead returns below predictions; Non profit board training.
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Hot Rods and a movie star car; Crow fundraisers; Steelhead returns below predictions; Non profit board training.

August 30, 2016 10:51 pm News

Hot Rods and a Movie Star Car… The 9th annual Rods and Rhodies invitational car show is shaping up for the weekend of September 10th… that’s when about 120 “high-line” hot rods and custom cruisers will converge on Old Town Florence.  Bay Street will be closed all day the 10th and through early afternoon the […]

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Emeralds match single season win total; Mapleton Volleyball Begins
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Emeralds match single season win total; Mapleton Volleyball Begins

August 30, 2016 9:41 pm Eugene Emeralds, Mapleton Sailor Sports, Sports

Fourth Straight Emeralds Win Eugene catcher Sam Tidaback lifted a sacrifice fly to center field in the bottom of the sixth, scoring Kevonte Mitchell for the go-ahead run and the Ems recorded their fourth straight win, this one 4-2 over the Tri City Dust Devils. Mitchell added an insurance run in the bottom of the […]

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Movie In The Park
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Movie In The Park

August 30, 2016 1:19 am Promotions

Join us Saturday, September 17th in Miller Park for our Movie In The Park   – 4pm – Gates open at the 15th street entrance 5pm – Food, Fun, and Music 8pm – A Classic Cartoon followed by Back To The Future – broadcast over 106.9fm A Fund Raising consession stand will be offered by the Boys and […]

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Teen Center filled to capacity; Coast range blazes contained; Body of drowning victim recovered; Rhododendron Drive getting a facelift.
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Teen Center filled to capacity; Coast range blazes contained; Body of drowning victim recovered; Rhododendron Drive getting a facelift.

August 29, 2016 10:22 pm News, Uncategorized

Teen Center space at a premium Boys and Girls Club Executive Director Chuck Trent is facing another challenge, but it’s one he’s happy with. Chuck Trent – “We have a huge problem right now.  I love to have these kinds of problems.  And the problem is that we’re outgrowing the teen center.” Popularity of the […]

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Emeralds return to winning ways
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Emeralds return to winning ways

August 29, 2016 10:19 pm Eugene Emeralds, Sports

Weekend sweep in Keizer; head home for final series at PK Park The Eugene Emeralds shook off the effects of last week’s four losses with a weekend three-game-sweep of the Salem Keizer Volcanoes. Eugene started things off Friday with a 6-4 win, then overcame a four run deficit in the sixth inning Saturday to cruise […]

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Latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports

August 29, 2016 7:46 pm Associated Press, Sports

AP-NW–Sports Right Now/1273 MARINERS-WHITE SOX Rodon, Morneau, Cabrera lead White Sox past Mariners, 4-1 CHICAGO (AP) — Carlos Rodon pitched into the seventh inning, Justin Morneau had a two-run single and Melky Cabrera drove in a run and scored twice to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 4-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners on […]

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