Date archive forOctober, 2012
Claire Syrett Featured
By Lane Today On Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

Claire Syrett Apointed to Fill Ward 7 Vacancy

Eugene City Councilor, Ward 7Claire SyrettPhoto: City of Eugene Voters’ Pamphlet Claire Syrett is the newest Eugene city councilor. Syrett, the executive director of Lane Coalition for Healthy Active Youth, More...

By Scott Reynolds On Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

Halloween Happenings in Lane County

There are a number of free events occurring all over Lane County this Halloween. All those listed below are on Halloween, Wednesday, October 31. Cottage Grove Children in Cottage Grove have the opportunity to both More...

Duck Exibition Game
By Lane Today On Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

Ducks Win 102-75 in First Exhibition Game

The University of Oregon men’s basketball team opened its 2012-13 exhibition schedule with a 102-75 win over Concordia on Monday night at Matthew Knight Arena. Duck Exibition GamePhoto: goducks.comOregon had More...

By Scott Reynolds On Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

Lane County Jail Granting More Early Releases

Due to public safety budget cuts, the Lane County Jail continues its practice of capacity-based releases, in which certain offenders are released pre-trial or before their full sentence has been served as a result More...

By Scott Reynolds On Monday, October 29th, 2012

Gas Prices Declining in Lane County

Gas prices have dropped 17 cents in the last week in the Eugene/Springfield area, according to The current average price for a gallon of unleaded gasoline in the area is $3.80, down from $3.97 one More...

942 Olive Street Eugene
By Lane Today On Monday, October 29th, 2012

City Seeks Creative Proposals for the Sale of Downtown Property

942 Olive Street EugenePhoto: City of Eugene The city of Eugene is offering a new opportunity for those who are interested in joining the redevelopment momentum that continues in downtown Eugene. A Request for Proposals More...

Photo: Center for Disease Control
By Scott Reynolds On Monday, October 29th, 2012

Chlamydia and Gonorrhea on the Rise in Lane County

According to Lane County Health & Human Services, the latest data on reported cases of sexually transmitted disease and infections shows a nearly 40 percent increase in the number of gonorrhea cases and a 14 More...

House District 13 representative Nancy Nathanson
and challenger Mark Callahan
By Joanna Evoniuk On Monday, October 29th, 2012

Callahan, Nathanson Compete for District 13 House Seat

The two candidates running for District 13 State Representative seat offer voters two different views on politics. The position represents citizens of the north and east Eugene communities. Incumbent Nancy Nathanson More...

Dwight Coon
By Lane Today On Saturday, October 27th, 2012

Former Junction City Mayor Eyes House Seat

It’s a windy, rainy afternoon outside the Republican headquarters located on Coburg Road just south of Beltline. Trees wave in the breeze as motorists whisk by on their evening commute. In a tiny office inside More...

By Lane Today On Friday, October 26th, 2012

Historic Sites in Eugene? There’s an App for That

To celebrate Eugene’s 150th Birthday, the City of Eugene, in collaboration with community partners, has launched a new iPhone application featuring 150 historic locations and structures throughout the city. The More...