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  1. Slant 7-24-2014Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Eugene Weekly

    ... bringing more than 1,500 athletes and their fans from 167 countries to Hayward and the streets of Eugene and Springfield. The anti-EmX signs that litter West 11th Avenue and elsewhere around town should be an embarrassment to the property owners and ...

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  2. Biz Beat 7-24-2014Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Eugene Weekly

    ... numbers compare June 2013 with June 2014 and show the biggest gains in the McKenzie Valley (16.9 percent) and Springfield (13.4 percent). West Eugene home sales went up 10 percent with other parts of Eugene showing single-digit growth. The number of ...

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  3. Oregon feels the strain after health care overhaul floods the system with Medicaid enrolleesRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | OregonLive.com

    ... people, about a quarter of the state's population. Timothy McDaniel, a self-employed computer programmer from Springfield, gained Medicaid coverage in January and said it took him six months to find a doctor. He even went to an urgent care clinic ...

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  4. Officer who trained first black Marines laid to restRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | MilitaryCity.com

    ... Henneke / AP) Bugler Stephen K. Palad, a member of a military Honor Guard from the Engineer Services Company in Springfield, Ore., performs 'Taps' during a memorial service for Joseph Raymond Giesel. (Mike Henneke / AP) Mike Giesel, one of three ...

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  5. Market Recap: RISI Crow's Construction Materials Cost IndexRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Home Channel News

    ... the U.S., where $2 to $5 came off. The loss of production in the plywood market, due to a fire that destroyed a Springfield, Oregon, plywood mill Thursday, sent buyers scurrying for Southern Pine volumes Friday morning. Following word of the mill ...

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  6. View CommentsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | The Forest Grove News-Times

    ... swim, 40-kilometer bike, 10K run), Devin Vanscoy was the overall winner in the field of 161. The 29-year-old Springfield resident was timed in 2 hours, 6 minutes, 53 seconds, to beat Forest Grove's Dan Litwora by 1:31. Annie Warner, 34 and of Nine ...

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  7. Advisory to stay out of Willamette River lifted, water samples safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    Lab samples confirmed a stretch of the Willamette River is safe after an abnormal number of dead fish raised health concerns for people swimming or fishing in the area near Eugene/Springfield.

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  8. Troopers seek info on deadly crash along Highway 126ERead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    ... side of the opposite side of the highway. State troopers are asking anyone who saw the vehicle traveling between Springfield and Vida sometime after midnight to call (541) 726-2536 ext 439. I seen all this smoke on my way home and stopped to take a ...

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  9. Oregon 126 crash kills woman, 40, near Vida; police seek witnessesRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | OregonLive.com

    ... he driver died at the scene, and police have not released her name. Anyone who saw the vehicle traveling between Springfield and Vida, from about midnight to 1:45 a.m., is asked to contact Trooper Evan Sether at 541-726-2536, extension, 439.

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  10. 250 jobs go up in smoke as fire rips through plywood millRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | KPIC

    People gathered Friday in the parking lot of the Swanson Group's Springfield Plywood and Veneer plant, where the fire continued to burn.

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  11. Springfield wood products plant erupts in flamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | KPIC

    ... up over the southern Willamette Valley. The fire started at about 4:41 p.m. at the Swanson Group Manufacturing Springfield Plywood and Veneer facility , 1651 South F St. in Springfield. As of 5:38 p.m., there was an evacuation in effect for a 1-mile ...

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  12. Fire closes park around Mount PisgahRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    ... Buford also includes the Mount Pisgah Arboretum. The cause of the fire is not yet known. The park is south of Springfield, where a fire ripped through a plywood mill Thursday . I seen all this smoke on my way home and stopped to take a few pictures ...

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  13. Workers safe after Springfield mill fire: 'He saw a wave of flames'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | KCBY-TV Coos Bay

    Over 150 employees were safely evacuated from the Swanson Mill in Springfield Thursday afternoon as flames tore across the wood processing plant, sending up a column of black smoke high above the South Willamette Valley.

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  14. Oregon wood products plant erupts in flamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | KBCI CBS 2

    ... up over the southern Willamette Valley. The fire started at about 4:41 p.m. at the Swanson Group Manufacturing Springfield Plywood and Veneer facility, 1651 South F St. in Springfield. As of 5:38 p.m., there was an evacuation in effect for a 1-mile ...

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  15. Urban growth boundary plans near Springfield farmlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    Farmers along Seavey Loop Road are challenging the City of Springfield on some changes that widen the urban growth boundary.

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  16. Fire Damages Wood Products Plant In SpringfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | KBND-AM Bend

    A wood-products plant in Springfield is heavily damaged following a fire that prompted an evacuation within a one-mile radius.

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  17. Major fire at Oregon mill prompts evacuationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | KOMO News

    A fire in Springfield sent a plume of smoke up over the city Thursday, and emergency workers ordered an evacuation in a 1-mile radius around the fire as it continued to rage an hour later.

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  18. Wood products mill erupts in flames, evacuation orderedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    A fire in Springfield sent a plume of smoke up over the city Thursday, and emergency workers ordered an evacuation in a 1-mile radius around the fire as it continued to rage an hour later.

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  19. Douglas BeckerRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Bureau County Republican

    A memorial service and interment for Douglas James Becker, 68, of Springfield, Ore., who passed away Wednesday, July 24, 2013, after a two-year battle with pancreatic cancer, are planned for Saturday, July 26, at 1:30 p.m. in Princeton at the Becker family plot in Oakland Cemetery.

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  20. A Highly Flawed PlanRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Eugene Weekly

    In an urban growth boundary expansion, the city of Springfield is studying location of a 362-acre industrial zone on Seavey Loop.

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