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Eugene Little Caesars Pizza robbed for second time in less than two weeks

The Little Caesars Pizza restaurant in west Eugene was robbed for the second time in less than two weeks by a man with a similar description to the earlier robber. At 9:35 p.m. Monday, the 45 to 50 year old man demanded cash and threatened an employee of Little Caesars, …

Alaska Airlines developing new sexual misconduct training

SEATTLE — Alaska Airlines flight attendants are getting new sexual misconduct training after a former Facebook executive publicly detailed her experience aboard. The Seattle-based airline said Monday that it’s developing in-person training. It’ll draw from the Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network and King County Sexual Assault Resource Center for …

Lane County sheriff’s deputy pleads ‘not guilty’ to first-degree rape charges

A Lane County sheriff’s deputy on Monday pleaded not guilty to charges that he raped an 18-year-old woman last month in Springfield. Matthew Allison Hitson, 40, was arraigned in Lane County Circuit Court on a four-count indictment returned by a grand jury. The charges stem from an alleged incident in …

Eugene police say man left burning, crashed vehicle in middle of I-5

A 26-year-old Dexter man is accused of leaving his crashed and burning rental car in the middle of Interstate 5 early Saturday morning near Glenwood. Harim Abraham Delgadillo allegedly crashed an Enterprise rental Chrysler sedan into the back of a semi-truck at 4:30 a.m. in the I-5 southbound lanes, according …

Powers man indicted, arrested in handgun shooting

COQUILLE — A 42-year-old Powers man was arrested without incident Monday after a grand jury on Friday indicted him on a charge of first-degree assault relating to the shooting of a 30-year-old Powers man, Coos County District Attorney Paul Frasier said. A Coos County grand jury issued its indictment after …

Listening session for A3 parents to be held Tuesday

SPRINGFIELD — The Springfield School District will hold a listening session at the Academy of Arts and Academics Tuesday evening to allow parents to ask questions and share concerns about the future of the academy as an alternative high school instead of a charter school. The district decided last month …

PeaceHealth names interim CEO for Lane County operations

SPRINGFIELD — Healthcare industry veteran Joe Mark will lead PeaceHealth Oregon on an interim basis, PeaceHealth announced on Monday. Mark will replace departing CEO Rand O’Leary, who will leave PeaceHealth on April 20. Mark will start work on April 23. He will lead PeaceHealth in Lane County until a permanent …

Bend woman accused of attacking dad with car, pepper spray

BEND — Deputies arrested a Bend woman accused of striking her father with a car. The Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office tells KTVZ that 28-year-old Emmy Gilbert called emergency dispatchers Sunday to report what happened. The father, Paul Gilbert, got on the phone a short time later and said he had …

Police identify girl, 17, killed in Eugene crash

The 17-year-old girl killed Saturday morning after her car crashed into a tree has been identified. Khora Ellen Milessi was driving south on Chambers Street between West Second Ave. and West Fifth Ave. at 8:01 a.m., when her car crossed traffic and hit a tree, according to Eugene police. Speed …

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