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That's what the husband-and-wife organizers behind a push in Oregon to legalize and regulate the therapeutic use of psilocybin — a psychoactive compound found in so-called “magic” mushrooms — say about their plan, which they're hoping to put before voters in 2020. “We think there are a lot of people ...
Opponents of the University of Oregon's development plans for open land it owns along the Willamette River are urging university officials to reconsider. They want the UO to split its long-term “North Campus” growth blueprint in two. First, they argue, the UO should seek approval from the city of Eugene to ...

Eugene police on Saturday were continuing to look for a man who robbed a Little Caesar's Pizza on Seneca Road just before 9:40 p.m. Friday. The thief robbed a 20-year-old employee of cash at gunpoint, police said. The robbery was the 11th in Eugene since Feb. 23. However, police don't believe the ...
The For The Record deadline is noon the day before publication for Tuesday through Saturday newspapers, and noon Friday for Sunday or Monday newspapers. Items may be delivered to The Register-Guard newsroom at 3500 Chad Drive, mailed to The Register-Guard, 3500 Chad Drive, Eugene, OR ...
Residents of a home in the 2100 block of Willona Drive in north Eugene held two accused burglars at gunpoint until officers arrived to arrest them early Saturday morning, Eugene police said. Two or more residents heard banging noises inside their home's attached garage at around 4 a.m., and found two ...
1/3 – A crowd gathers before the March for Our Lives outside the U.S. Courthouse in Eugene. (Collin Andrew/The Register-Guard). By Christian Hill. The Register-Guard. 12:00 a.m., March 23, 2018. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to PrintFriendly Share to More ...

The owner of a home in the 2100 block of Willona Drive in north Eugene held two accused trespassers at gunpoint in his garage until officers arrived to arrest them early Saturday morning, Eugene police said. The home was occupied by a 44-year-old man and three teenagers, police spokeswoman ...
1/2 – The Oregon Department of Transportation recently completed new paths in north Eugene, creating a 1.5-mile pedestrian-and-bicycle path between Old Coburg Road and the underpass near North Garden Way and Interstate 105. A pedestrian walks Thursday along a section completed in an earlier ...
image Holly Smith (left) Nancy Smith, Sam Becker, Isaac Miller, Alayna Smith, Hannah Becker and Ron Smith, hold signs during a March for Our Lives rally in support of gun control in Eugene on Saturday, March 24, 2018. (Collin Andrew/The Register-Guard) ...
Student organizer tells crowd that aim of #MarchForOurLives isn't to take away 2A gun rights but instead urge politicians to "do their jobs" and adopt responsible gun laws. #eugene #rgnews. — Christian Hill (@RGchill) March 24, 2018 ...
JUNCTION CITY — The Junction City School District soon will make its schools much more energy efficient. The district plans to spend about $2.4 million in grants and federal and state bond funds to make a variety of upgrades to its lighting, heating and cooling systems. The improvements are expected to ...
SALEM — The Oregon Supreme Court on Thursday handed down the longest suspension in its history to a judge who refused to marry gay couples but stopped short of removing the jurist from office. Marion County Circuit Court Judge Vance Day had come to the attention of authorities after it was alleged ...
Generating tax money was far down the list of reasons for Oregon voters to legalize recreational marijuana in 2014. The primary benefits of Ballot Measure 91 were that it ended often unjust punishments of marijuana users and struck a blow against the underground drug economy. The volume of taxes ...
Lil's Lottery on River Road near Corliss Lane was robbed at gunpoint at 7:16 a.m. Thursday. The suspect, described as a white or Hispanic male, in his 20s or 30s, with a medium to heavy build and a bandana over his face, got cash from the business and fled east, according to Eugene police. “We had a ...
Homebuying in Lane County remained brisk in February with the number of closed sales up 19 percent compared with the same month last year. In February, 295 homes were sold in the county, compared with 247 in February 2017, according to the Regional Multiple Listing Service. “It was the strongest ...
The For The Record deadline is noon the day before publication for Tuesday through Saturday newspapers and noon Friday for Sunday or Monday newspapers. Items may be delivered to The Register-Guard newsroom at 3500 Chad Drive, mailed to The Register-Guard, 3500 Chad Drive, Eugene, OR ...
SALEM — Oregon's Legislature is grappling with a bill allowing DACA recipients — people brought into America illegally when they were children — to renew “limited term” drivers' licenses for two years while President Trump and Congress figure out an immigration policy. The House measure at first ...

Buddha Eye Temple — 2190 Garfield St. Refuge Recovery addiction program meetings, based on Buddhist practices of meditation, mindfulness, compassion, forgiveness and generosity, will be 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Monday and Friday. Information: ohaire@comcast.net. Cascade Center for Spiritual Living ...
It is flabbergasting that our city councilors allotted $7 million of our tax dollars to address train noise in downtown Eugene. One needs only 30 minutes downtown to realize we have much higher priorities than the occasional choo-choo train. While quieting trains is sure to make the future Fifth Street Market ...
The For The Record deadline is noon the day before publication for Tuesday through Saturday newspapers, and noon Friday for Sunday or Monday newspapers. Items may be delivered to The Register-Guard newsroom at 3500 Chad Drive, mailed to The Register-Guard, 3500 Chad Drive, Eugene, OR ...
A 22-year-old Eugene woman who had been reported missing earlier this week has been found, police said. Lane County sheriff's deputies found Raven Nikole Sizemore late Thursday night near Cottage Grove, police said. Police issued a request Wednesday for the public's help in locating Sizemore, after ...
A wild turkey wanders through the Whole Foods parking lot Thursday afternoon. (Brian Davies/The Register-Guard). By Christian Hill. The Register-Guard. March 2, 2018. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to PrintFriendly Share to More. Today's Local stories · Springfield principal abused ...
FILE--In this Sept. 29, 2015, file photo, the state senate gathers inside the Senate Chambers at the Oregon Capitol in Salem, Ore. Oregonians won't decide whether to amend the state Constitution to make health care a fundamental right after a bill creating such a ballot measure died in committee, with ...
SALEM — Major changes are in the works for a controversial proposal that would have changed mandatory abuse reporting requirements in Oregon and would have allowed school officials and others not to report sex between under-age people they discovered. The measure followed controversy ...
PORTLAND — An Oregon developer serving a 10-year prison term in a mortgage-fraud scheme was sentenced Wednesday to nearly four more years because he ordered his teenage son to shoot him in the legs in a failed effort to collect on a disability insurance policy. Shannon Egeland was vice ...
FILE - This April 25, 2017 file photo shows an Exxon service station sign in Nashville, Tenn. U.S. oil company Exxon Mobil has said on Thursday, March 1, 2018 it will withdraw from its joint venture with Russia's state-controlled Rosneft amid expanded U.S. and European sanctions against the country.
With tax season in full swing, police are reminding the public that con artists are busier than ever posing as IRS tax collectors, trying to intimidate people into immediately giving them money and threatening them with arrest. The message from Eugene police, the Oregon Department of Justice and consumer ...
The For The Record deadline is noon the day before publication for Tuesday through Saturday newspapers, and noon Friday for Sunday or Monday newspapers. Items may be delivered to The Register-Guard newsroom at 3500 Chad Drive, mailed to The Register-Guard, 3500 Chad Drive, Eugene, OR ...
The city of Eugene is deep in conversations about a proposed construction excise tax to provide more money for affordable housing projects. (Collin Andrew/The Register-Guard). By Christian Hill. The Register-Guard. Feb. 26, 2018. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to PrintFriendly Share ...
Taxes generally discourage products or activities they are imposed upon — and from that standpoint, imposing a tax on housing in Eugene makes no sense. The city is in the midst of a housing crisis for buyers and renters alike, with tight supplies and high prices. Yet the crisis stems from the housing ...
1/2 – Oregon Representatives debate on the House floor at the Capitol in Salem, Ore., Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. Oregon's Legislature is considering taking a step toward enshrining the right to health care in its state Constitution, which would be unprecedented in the United States. (AP Photo.Andrew Selsky) ...
WASHINGTON — U.S. health care spending will keep growing faster than the overall economy in the foreseeable future, squeezing public insurance programs and employers who provide coverage, the government said Wednesday. Annual projections from number crunchers at the federal Department of ...
1/5 – Parents wait for news after a reports of a shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (AP Photo/Joel Auerbach). By Terry Spencer and Kelli Kennedy. The Associated Press. 12:34 p.m., Feb. 14, 2018. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to Twitter ...
We have an unprecedented opportunity to transform four city blocks in downtown Eugene with a new City Hall, Lane County Courthouse and renovated Park Blocks. How Eugene chooses to enhance the Park Blocks and create a possible new City Hall-Market Plaza is especially intriguing. Do we enhance ...
Springfield's decision to explore providing tax breaks for developers that would be similar to Eugene's Multi-Unit Property Tax Exemption is an indication of how pressing the need for affordable housing has become in Springfield. Eugene's MUPTE program has been controversial for, among other things, ...
FOOD for Lane County plans three six-week “Seed to Supper” sessions at its GrassRoots Garden. (Kim Gilbert/The Register-Guard). Feb. 15, 2018. Today's Home & Garden stories · Beastly boards, beautiful trim · Gardener derring-do, 2018 · Bee box visionaries · Mild winter pleasantly unfurls · Eugene lemon tree gone ...
Eugene-Springfield residents and visitors might be able to hail an Uber driver again later this year — this time legally. Eugene city councilors voted Wednesday to start the process to amend the city's ordinance and regulations to make them more amenable for ride-hailing services Uber and Lyft.
Butler — Richard Edward “Rick” Butler, 75, of Eugene died Feb. 10. Arrangements by Andreason's Cremation & Burial Service in Springfield. Denneson — Donald Allen Denneson, 94, of Eugene died Feb. 11. A celebration of life will be 3 p.m. March 4 at First Baptist Church in Eugene. Arrangements by ...
Highway 126 was closed for several hours Wednesday after a propane truck crashed near McKenzie Bridge. The 11 a.m. crash forced officials to close the highway about a mile west of the Highway 242 intersection, state transportation officials said. [ Subscribe for only $1 and get unlimited access to ...
The Eugene Police Department's decision to equip officers with Naloxone, which can help reverse an opioid overdose, is a good one. The only questions: Why didn't they do this sooner? And why aren't more Oregon police departments equipping their officers with this lifesaver? The Eugene department's ...
CORVALLIS — On a campus dominated by red brick and concrete, Oregon State University's George W. Peavy Forest Science Center stands out. Now under construction, the centerpiece of the new Oregon Forest Science Complex is being built with massive panels of cross-laminated timber and wooden ...
WASHINGTON — One clear principle runs through President Donald Trump's emerging economic policy: Debt is good. When defending a tax plan or laying out his budget, the man who once called himself “the king of debt” is trying to persuade Americans there's no price to pay for running trillion dollar ...
Koko Hall, 11, performs with fellow students from Yujin Gakuen, Eugene's Japanese immersion school at a previous Oregon Asian Celebration. The annual festival is Saturday and Sunday at the Lane Events Center. (Brian Davies/The Register-Guard) ...
SPRINGFIELD — A 25-year-old Springfield woman has died, days after a crash on Highway 126 near Walterville. Reynee Cicero was driving a 1994 Mazda pickup truck on a small bridge over the Walterville Canal at 7 p.m. Wednesday, when the truck drove up onto the curb, according to Oregon State ...
image Oregon forward Troy Brown battles with Washington State guard Malachi Flynn for the ball during the first half at Matthew Knight Arena. (Andy Nelson/The Register-Guard). image Oregon forward Kenny Wooten slams the ball home over Washington State guard Malachi Flynn during the second half ...
I agree with Karen Hartman's response (“Rats are a problem, but so are cats,” Feb. 2) to Suzanne Levinson's suggestion to adopt cats to control Eugene's rat population (“How to solve the problem of rats,” Jan 22). Since becoming a homeowner in 2015, I've been forced to deal with inconveniences (buying ...
Eugene is home to all who live here. However, the majority of our parks, building and streets, are named after Euro-American men. It is equally important to honor the contributions of people of color and women who have devoted their adult lives to bettering the Eugene community. Edwin Coleman, a ...
A 25-year-old Eugene man, experiencing a mental health crisis, is missing and his wife is asking for the public's help to find him. Nigel James Britt Makela was last seen by his wife Sally Makela on Wednesday. Thursday, he was reportedly seen in Creswell. On Friday, he showed up at the White Bird Clinic ...
The Egan Warming Centers will be activated Monday night, given overnight temperatures that are expected to drop into the low 20s. Cloudy skies, with temperatures reaching about 47 degrees, are expected in the Eugene-Springfield area Sunday afternoon, the National Weather Service in Portland said.
The For The Record deadline is noon the day before publication for Tuesday through Saturday newspapers, and noon Friday for Sunday or Monday newspapers. Items may be delivered to The Register-Guard newsroom at 3500 Chad Drive, mailed to The Register-Guard, 3500 Chad Drive, Eugene, OR ...


 

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