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Logging accident severely injures Eugene man

SPRINGFIELD, Oregon (KPTV) -- A Eugene man is fighting for his life in a Springfield hospital after a logging accident. Parker Price is suffering from severe spinal cord breaks, his right lung has collapsed and his left one has pneumonia. His wife, Rachel Price, is days away from having a baby and says the accident has been devastating to the family.
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Wiltfong is confident in Oregon's 2023 trench recruiting

The Ducks were more active in tripping players along the offensive and defensive lines last month than anywhere else. Of the 22 players who took official visits to Eugene, 13 of them were line players (eight defensive line or edge players and five O-Linemen). While Oregon's 2023 class has yet...

Oregon lands three-star in-state EDGE rusher Teitum Tuioti

A busy week for Oregon football continues as Dan Lanning and company have landed the verbal commitment of three-star EDGE rusher Teitum Tuioti on Saturday afternoon. Tuioti ranks as the No. 606 player on the 247 Sports Composite, the No. 51 EDGE rusher, and the No. 2 player in Oregon.

UO and OSU alumni react to UCLA, USC moving to Big Ten Conference

EUGENE, Ore. -- There could be more shake-ups on the way to the PAC-12 conference after USC and UCLA announced they were heading to the Big Ten. USC and UCLA’s decision to jump the PAC-12 ship and sail east to the Big Ten caught many by surprise, including Oregon State University alumnus Brandon Lucas.

Thunder Sign Eugene Omoruyi To Two-Way Contract

The Oklahoma City Thunder have filled their open Two-Way spot with Eugene Omoruyi. The Thunder also have Lindy Waters III on a Two-Way deal. Omoruyi appeared in four games for the Dallas Mavericks last season. His rookie season was cut short after right big toe injury. The injury forced Omoruyi have a surgery that kept him out for approximately six months.

New Prefontaine statue unveils in downtown Eugene

EUGENE, Ore. - From Saturday through the end of July, you can find a piece of Eugene's running history right in the heart of the 5th Street Public Market; a new Steve Prefontaine statue has been unveiled, just in time for the World Athletics Championships. "So it's about a five...

Washington State lands 3-star QB Sam Leavitt

Three-star quarterback Sam Leavitt out of the state of Oregon has committed to Washington State. The decision comes just four days after the Cougars officially offered Leavitt. He is the No. 40 quarterback and No. 850 overall recruit in the 2023 cycle, according to the On3 Consensus, a complete and...

Marte Party!! Noelvi Drives in four as AquaSox Win 10-6

EUGENE, OR – The AquaSox (35-37) scored four runs in the first inning on its way to a 10-6 victory over the Eugene Emeralds (42-28) on Friday night at PK Park. Victor Labrada led off the game with a walk and then Noelvi Marte hit the very next pitch over the left center field wall for his ninth home run of the season. James Parker came up five batters later and drove in Alberto Rodriguez and Justin Lavey for a 4-0 first inning lead.

North 11th Street improvements on hold indefinitely; city will pay to put in a sidewalks

The Philomath City Council’s long and intense debate on how to pay for recommended improvements to North 11th Street reached resolution at a June 27 meeting with approval of a plan that does not financially burden the neighborhood’s property owners through a special assessment. The decision scales back the scope of the project and the city will utilize grant funding for the completion of a sidewalk from Pioneer Street to the north end of Flossie Overman Discovery Park.

Jessica Hull sets Australian national record in the mile

Jessica Hull made history Saturday night at Jesuit High School, breaking the women’s Australian national record in the mile. Hull, a former Oregon Ducks track star who now trains with the Portland-based and Nike-sponsored Union Athletics Club, finished in a time of 4 minutes, 19.89 seconds to break the former Aussie record by two seconds. Hull flashed the O sign to fans during her victory lap.
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Ducks add 3-star edge rusher Teitum Tuioti to their 2023 recruiting class

Dan Lanning and the Ducks added their first in-state recruit to their 2023 recruiting class on Saturday with 6-foot-3 Teitum Tuioti out of Sheldon High School in Eugene. If the name sounds familiar, it should. Tuoti is the son of Oregon’s defensive line coach Tony Tuioti, who came over from Nebraska in December.

Local engineer establishes business to bring his talents to hometown neighbors

Growing up in Philomath and staying close to home to earn mechanical engineering degrees at Oregon State University, Mark McGuire places great importance on local connections. Beyond those strong bonds with his hometown, McGuire wants to help small businesses through mechanical work that might not be available to them otherwise.

Docs capitalize on Barbers miscues for 11-6 win

SPRINGFIELD — Errors, walks, hit batters. The Roseburg Clint Newell Dr. Stewart’s took advantage of numerous miscues by the Post 6 Barbers to pull off an 11-6 victory on day three of the Papa’s Pizza Tournament at the Hamlin Sports Complex. Roseburg (14-6) jumped out to a...