Springfield Justice Center to conduct open house Sept. 22

The Springfield Police Department invites the public to visit the Police Department at Springfield Justice Center at 230 Fourth St., Saturday, Sept. 22 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be safety information, refreshments, tours of the department, police canine demonstrations, S.W.A.T. van, police motorcycles, police bicycles and patrol[Read More…]

Irma refugee struggles to make Springfield home

Frankie Mayes was given a one-way ticket to wherever he wanted to relocate after the home he shared with his father was filled with flood-waters, when the Category 4 Atlantic hurricane Irma made landfall last year in Florida. The airfare from FEMA was an opportunity for Mayes to rebuild after[Read More…]

Springfield church celebrating 150 years

During the mural celebration, guest speaker amd artist, Esteban Camacho Steffensen, is seen with the mural in the background. Funds for the mural came from a grant from the Springfield Rotary Foundation. Steffensen supervised volunteers from the church, A3 High School, and the Rotary Club of Springfield over a three-week[Read More…]

Springfield gets its voice back with new magazine, inside today!

Inside this week’s Chronicle you’ll find our newest publication, Emerald Valley Magazine – Springfield (EVM-Springfield). This publication is a branch off of our other publication, Emerald Valley Magazine – Southern Lane County (EVM-SLC). That magazine focuses on Creswell, Cottage Grove and Pleasant Hill. We’ve published three SLC editions, with more[Read More…]

Man shot while walking along Main Street in Springfield

Springfield police are investigating the report of a gunshot victim who presented to the clerk at the 7-Eleven Store at 1396 Main St. in Springfield today at just before 4 p.m. The 45-year-old Mount Angel man, who was bleeding from a non-life threatening puncture wound to the right upper torso,[Read More…]



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