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'Lisa Simpson' and Yeardley Smith humor the media at Springfield City Hall Monday, Aug 25.
'Lisa Simpson' and Yeardley Smith humor the media at Springfield City Hall Monday, Aug 25.
Other Springfields ‘eat shorts’: it’s ours

Other Springfields ‘eat shorts’: it’s ours

A Simpsons-themed mural is unveiled

Protest for pit bull

Protest for pit bull

Citizens protest police in pit bull shooting

Inside the mind of Sandra Boyst

Inside the mind of Sandra Boyst

From budgets to PTA, Sandra Boyst has just about seen it all...

‘Al Fresco’ unites culinary, hospitality fields

‘Al Fresco’ unites culinary, hospitality fields

It’s Wednesday morning Aug. 13, and a group of about 10 culinary arts students listens intently to ...

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School News - View All
The upcoming budget for fiscal year 2014-15 for the Springfield School District, as approved by the school board June 9, includes one notable highlight: no furlough days for the first time since 2008.
Lifestyles - View All
As a book lover and Nutritional Therapist I have many books come my way. The World’s Healthiest Foods, written by noted health writer George Mateljan, has become a wonderful resource for my clients and me. Full article
As many of us often joke when asked our age, we say "oh, 21" (or 29 if you are like Jack Benny). Wouldn’t it be great to be able to slow down or reverse your aging process?
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. Full article
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 ...
News - View All
A Springfield Police officer was involved in the shooting of an Albany woman Thursday morning, Aug. 28. Full article
Oregon State Police (OSP) continues investigating a motorcycle-involved crash Saturday, Aug. 16 that injured two people along Highway 242 (McKenzie Highway) about 14 miles east of Highway 126.
The Springfield Museum will be searching for a new executive director to take the reins...
According to a news release from the Lane County Sheriff’s Office, Eugene/Springfield Fire EMS arrived to the area shortly after 2 p.m. July 31 to find that a male subject had been stabbed.
During a lengthy meeting Monday, July 21, Springfield city councilors approved a business licensing fee for marijuana dispensaries as the industry grows...
Business News - View All
When returning from service in the military, adjusting to the civilian workforce can present unique challenges both for job-seekers and their potential employers. Full article
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.
Lane County commissioners approved a multi-million-dollar contract for a regional radio system used by the county sheriff’s office and the county public works department in daily communications.
Sport News - View All
Back to school already? Almost. In weeks, local high schools begin the new school year, and with that, the 2014-15 football season. Full article
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...
The annual Springfield Cruz, presented by J.E.T.S. Production, is back this weekend July 18 and 19. Open to all makes and models, sandralls, quads, motorcycles and new vehicles.
Colts, Billies in Firecracker tourney