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Oregon Legislature Moves to End Content Protections for Private Colleges
The bill repeals the 'adverse impact' law, which gives for-profit colleges the ability to prevent community colleges from offering courses that are too similar to their own offerings.
Tue May 21, 2013
The Wichita Eagle
Wichita State's Mariah Garcia masters what's in front of her
The top 12 finishers in each event advance to the NCAA championships June 5-8 in Eugene, Ore.
Mon May 20, 2013
Eugene OR Meetup - May 24
Back to back meetups in Eugene this Friday, May 24th! Come by the CodeChops co-working space at 5:00 PM for my talk: Alternative Internets for the coming Zombie Apocalypse .
Chip Kelly has job security. Michael Vick does not.
There is a little bit of a difference between dealing with the media in Philadelphia than, say, the folks in Eugene, Oregon, or Durham, New Hampshire.
Michele Bachmann, Move to Eugene
By Maria Smithson of Charlotte, North Carolina . Maria is a native Oregonian and a longtime national campaign operative.
Lane County Voter Turnout Low So Far in Special Election
Tuesday is the deadline to turn in ballots in the special election. Among other things, Lane County voters are considering a property tax levy to fund jail beds.
Sun May 19, 2013
Eugene, Ore., school district faces $16M budget gap | May 19
As many as 20 teachers could lose their jobs because of the budget problems, district officials say, and that number could nearly double if the teachers union does not accept wage concessions.
Putting the 'she' in shield: Eugene PD holds female officer course
People sometimes refer to them as they boys in blue, but the Eugene Police Department said they want more women to join.
Police: Drunk runs from cops after jumping on top of a parked car
Officers chased a man five blocks Saturday night after he jumped on top of a parked car just off the University of Oregon campus, Eugene Police said.
Hundreds remember UO tennis star at memorial service
PORTLAND, Ore. Family and friends remembered a 21-year-old University of Oregon tennis star at a memorial service in Portland on Saturday.
New hearse in Eugene, Ore., is earth-friendly
Some towns are just plain better at making headlines than others. That's why Eugene, Ore., ought to win some kind of award.
Sat May 18, 2013
The La Grande Observer
Bathhouse project continues to roll on
The Cove Christian Camp bathhouse, in the midst of its seven-year, pay-as-you-go construction, commands an impressive view of the valley perched atop a hill on the camp's property about two miles southeast of Cove.
Fri May 17, 2013
Top Actions To Improve Health
Eugene, Oregon is a great place to learn and exercise these actions to improve health.
Funeral home has bicycle hearse for 1 last ride
In Valley Stream accident. two lanes blocked on The Southern St Pkwy EB east of Corona Ave/X15. Stopped traffic from Belt Pky/Cross Island Pky In Valley Stream accident.
Thu May 16, 2013
Homeless Activist Gets 30 Days Community Service
An activist who scaled the fence surrounding Eugene's shuttered City Hall and chained herself to it has been sentenced to 30 hours community service.
They are the champions. The UO Chamber Choir placed first in the Fleischmann International Trophy Competition at the prestigious Cork International Choral Festival in Ireland.
Wherefore Art Thou, Auditor?
At more than 400 pages, deciphering a city budget can be like trying to decode DNA.
Noise Cap In Store For The Whiteaker?
The Whiteaker is known for its vibrant cultural scene, but some residents say that the nighttime noise level is making sleep difficult, and say it could be time to revise the Eugene noise ordinance to be decibel-based and less subjective.
Activist Alert 5-16-2013
The next will be May 17 at the Arts & Technology Academy, 1659 W. 22nd Ave. Last week's Activist Alert blurb had outdated information about the locations for the May 10 and May 17 meetings.
Do-Si-Do For The Forests
Treehuggers having a square dance in a barn to raise money to save Oregon's wildlands may have seemed more like a spoof than an actual event when it started, but Cascadia Wildlands' annual hoedown has held up for the long haul - the conservation group's 10th "Hoedown for Cascadia's Ancient Forests" is on Saturday, May 18, at a Cottage Grove horse ... (more)