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Stop, Look and Listen

If you live near, or frequently cross, railroad tracks in Western Lane and Douglas Counties you’ve no doubt already noticed the maintenance and work crews that have been clearing tracks and repairing right of way.  Those work trucks will shortly be replaced by slow moving freight trains, making it even […]

Lane County wins $750k grant for corrections

The Lane County Sheriff’s office will receive three-quarters of a million dollars to fund a “second chance” to convicts being released from the prison system.  The money will fund treatment programs and half-way houses aimed at providing a support system for returning offenders to ease their transition back into a […]

2nd Oregon News from the AP

AP-OR–2nd NewsMinute,324 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press OAKRIDGE, Ore. (AP) – The mayor and three city councilors in the small Oregon timber town of Oakridge have survived a recall election despite a financial crisis that has turned recent council meetings into shouting matches. The Register-Guard […]