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The difficulties of establishing statewide education benchmarks, and the progress of Hamlin Middle School, took up the agenda Oct. 13 at a meeting of the Springfield School Board.
Superintendent delivers welcome speech
Lifestyles - View All
Do you know what is in your food?
I went in to check my "lucky" number at our local Bi-Mart, and could not miss the already prevalent winter holiday section, replete with all of our favorite sweet treats.
Opinion - View All
When I was a little kid, I remember my grandmother singing a short but pertinent tune whenever someone was trying to get out of doing work.
an opinion by Daniel Wolfe Too many bowls? To my way of thinking, the answer is clearly yes. When I was growing up there were only five. They were the Rose, Orange, Sugar, Gator, and Cotton, and they were ...
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Complaints of two individuals having sexual intercourse in front of the Springfield Jail led to their citation...
Oregon sets up website for marijuana law information
A man who reportedly sexually assaulted and threatened the life of his former wife was arrested Saturday, Nov. 1 in the 2100 block of South A Street.
During a regular meeting of the Springfield city council Oct. 20, councilors approved a marijuana gross receipts business license tax under the consent calendar.
Oregon State Police (OSP), with help from the Lane County Medical Examiner, states that a Springfield man found dead in his vehicle at the McKenzie River Viewpoint Oct. 15 appears to be from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
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One of Springfield’s most popular events returns Halloween night...
When returning from service in the military, adjusting to the civilian workforce can present unique challenges both for job-seekers and their potential employers.
Clean Energy Works (CEW), an Oregon non-profit home performance provider, announced this month it would offer assistance for Springfield residents looking to decommission their old oil tanks.
As several new businesses recently opened in Springfield’s downtown center, another new business opened its doors May 19, this time along the busy roadway at Mohawk Boulevard.
Sport News - View All
Springfield’s football program rejoiced Friday, Oct. 17 as it finally beat a team that was a thorn in its side last season in a 37-26 victory.
Last year? The Lowell Red Devils’ football team isn’t talking about last year.
Back to school already? Almost. In weeks, local high schools begin the new school year, and with that, the 2014-15 football season.
Young baseball all-stars from Thurston, Junction City and elsewhere in the Willamette Valley swept the Pacific Northwest Regional Tournament the weekend of August 1...