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COMMUNITY Aug. 12
National Night Out: A different side of policing
HEALTH & WELLNESS Aug. 12
Heat wave fueling drownings, boating accidents in Lane
Column Aug. 12
Keeping our cool, and perspective, these days
It's hot, of course. And life has its challenges. But we make the most of it each day.
GO2! Aug. 12
Go2: Springfield, Creswell, Cottage Grove calendar of events
News Briefs Aug. 12
Creswell resident dies from stabbing
Suspect with long rap sheet later arrested in Springfield
News Briefs Aug. 12
Multiple Springfield buildings burn
Springfield Aug. 4
Ebbert pastor ready to serve spirit, bellies
Springfield Aug. 4
Passerby in Springfield shot in face with shotgun
Breifs Aug. 4
Cheers to surviving: Titanic survivor exhibit fundraiser
GO2 Aug. 4
Things 2 Do in Springfield
GO2 Aug. 4
Things 2 do in Cottage Grove
GO2 Aug. 4
Things 2 do in Creswell
COMMUNITY Jul. 28
'A to Z Springfield' new book launch inspires art, pride
COMMUNITY Jul. 28
Cottage Grove tourism hinges on history, heart
Community leaders say success of BMD a sign of good things to come
COMMUNITY Jul. 28
New life stitched into Cottage Grove fabric shop
COMMUNITY Jul. 28
Candy Apple Bleu band rocks Springfield's Island Park
COMMUNITY Jul. 28
Springfield native bringing honky tonk back to hometown
Jul. 28
Blueberries a plentiful harvest in Willamette Valley
COMMUNITY Jul. 28
PacificSource president to retire
NEWS BRIEFS Jul. 28
SAFER to celebrate 25 years of service with summer fiesta
COMMUNITY Jul. 21
Bohemia Mining Days gets gold star for a good time
COMMUNITY Jul. 21
A 'pour' excuse for a friendly feud
COMMUNITY Jul. 21
BMD festival brings groove to the Grove
COMMUNITY Jul. 21
Community weighs in on unhoused topic in Cottage Grove
COMMUNITY Jul. 21
Driver in Dak Thai crash laid to rest
COMMUNITY Jul. 21
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Community - Springfield Jul. 14
'Radical joy' felt on Ukrainian Day in Springfield
Healthcare - Cottage Grove Jul. 14
Rural health care funding gets OK in Cottage Grove
Community Jul. 14
United Way outreach program connects communities of color
Column Jul. 14
Out with the corsets, in the Bloomers in Cottage Grove
Column Jul. 14
Column: 'Shaking it with style,' class at Springfield Art Walk
Anglers Log Jul. 14
Coho salmon plentiful this season
Creswell History Jul. 14
Storm clouds gather
Health Jul. 14
Tips to keep your child's skin protected
COMMUNITY Jul. 7
‘Young Eagles’ take to the sky at airport
SPRINGFIELD Jul. 7
Officers pass the torch
Letter to the Editor Jul. 7
In opposition of shelter in Grove neighborhood
HEALTH Jun. 30
Bracing for impact
Area health care providers anticipate influx after the Supreme Count overturned national abortion rights
COMMUNITY - Creswell Jun. 30
The ‘Bohrnstedt Boom’
Editor’s note: This is Part II of an ongoing series examining the “Orchards” era of the early 1900s in the southern Willamette Valley. The Chronicle is proud to publish the first excerpts of Pat Edwards’ new book, “Picking the Orchard Clean.”
Cottage Grove Jun. 30
Neighbors look to nix new shelter in Cottage Grove
COMMUNITY Jun. 30
Dad’s influence made ‘good choices’ easier
COMMUNITY - Cottage Grove Jun. 30
Big laughs at Covered Bridge
COMMUNITY - Creswell Jun. 30
Finns have had long connection to Oregon
Jun. 30
K-9 corps: Skills competition a showcase
COMMUNITY Jun. 30
Fourth of July activities
NEWS BRIEFS Jun. 30
News briefs: week of June 27
POLICE BRIEFS Jun. 30
Police Briefs: Week of June 27
PUBLIC SAFETY Jun. 30
Public Safety - Week of June 27
COMMUNITY Jun. 24
‘The January Boys’ Twins still have the drive at age 75
HEALTH & WELLNESS Jun. 24
Supervised exercise program receives $100k
COMMUNITY - CRESWELL Jun. 24
Police investigating crash into Dak Thai
HEALTH Jun. 24
Lane County ramps up mental health services
HISTORY Jun. 24
Digging into the history of ‘Fruitlands’
Editor’s note: Since my arrival in Creswell four years ago, I’ve heard several versions of the town’s “Fruitlands” era and the man who deserved credit or responsibility for it. Was A.C. Bohrnstedt a misunderstood Dudley Do-Right? Or was he a super salesman who donned the cloak of Snidely Whiplash when needed while still winning the trust and allegiance of influential men? When the question was put to Pat Edwards, local historian and author – as well as a weekly contributor to The Chronicle – she was intrigued. So intrigued that the simple request to write a story or two on the topic for the newspaper has turned into a book. The Chronicle is proud to publish the first excerpts of that book, focusing on the “orchards” era of the early 1900s in the southern Willamette Valley.
COMMUNITY Jun. 24
News briefs: week of June 20
CLASSIFIEDS Jun. 24
Classifieds: Week of June 20
Send classified inquiries to [email protected]
COMMUNITY: SPRINGFIELD Jun. 18
Pomp, Circumstance & Grit
Grads finally get ‘normal celebration’
COMMUNITY Jun. 18
Recent rains, rising water levels frustrate anglers
COMMUNITY: COTTAGE GROVE Jun. 18
BMX track returning to Grove
HEALTH & WELLNESS Jun. 18
Knowing symptoms key to surviving strokes
COMMUNITY: SPRINGFIELD Jun. 18
Students build tiny home, ‘Pay It Forward’
COMMUNITY: SPRINGFIELD Jun. 18
A ‘sweet’ update
COMMUNITY: COTTAGE GROVE Jun. 18
Saving the planet – one tree at a time
COMMUNITY: COTTAGE GROVE Jun. 18
Father-daughter team star in ‘Red’
COMMUNITY: SPRINGFIELD Jun. 18
A to Z : Alphabet book blends new and old
COMMUNITY Jun. 18
NEWS BRIEFS: Week of June 13
PUBLIC SAFETY Jun. 18
COTTAGE GROVE POLICE
PUBLIC SAFETY Jun. 18
POLICE BRIEFS: Week of June 13
PUBLIC SAFETY Jun. 18
PUBLIC SAFETY: Week of June 13
CLASSIFIEDS Jun. 17
Classifieds: Week of June 13
HEALTH & WELLNESS Jun. 9
Baby formula shortage hits home in Lane County
COMMUNITY - Creswell Jun. 9
Creswell Grange hosts OSU ‘listening session’
What can OSU do for YOU, Creswell?
PUBLIC SAFETY Jun. 9
Attempted child abduction incident ends with suicide
Public Safety Jun. 9
Police briefs: Week of June 6
COMMUNITY - Cottage Grove Jun. 9
BMD organizers offer cart races, new events, with full return of annual festival
COMMUNITY - Cottage Grove Jun. 9
Rain can’t damper ‘Big Race’ through Cottage Grove
COMMUNITY - Cottage Grove Jun. 9
The covered bridge legacy in Cottage Grove
Parenting Jun. 9
Water safety offers a variety of teaching opportunities
Summer is just around the corner, which means sprinklers, water balloons, backyard swimming pools and other ways to beat the heat.
NEWS BRIEFS Jun. 9
News briefs: Safe burning, Refugee relief, Creswell Food Pantry
CLASSIFIEDS Jun. 9
Classifieds: Week of June 6
COMMUNITY Jun. 2
Denham departs Creswell with a legacy of service
Scott Denham’s journey in service started young – and though he never planned on joining the police force, he’s always felt called to help others and give back wherever he could. It’s just who he is.
COMMUNITY Jun. 2
Valley mourns, honors vets
Clutching a crumpled tissue, Frieda Pearson sat quietly in the front row, with a Spring jacket draped around her shoulders and a jeweled star bursting at the center of her crimson tee. The past president of the Springfield Emblem Club, Pearson hung her head as she quietly wrestled with an obvious and palpable grief, a feeling that is all too common in every pocket of the country, including our own.
COMMUNITY - Cottage Grove Jun. 2
Cottage Grove Community Center camp closed
The unhoused situation in Cottage Grove came to a head this week, as homeless camps were cleared by city staff on Tuesday afternoon. This comes after weeks of deliberation and a pressing need to relocate the temporary housing unit outside the community center to accommodate an upcoming construction project planned for the building.
HEALTH & WELLNESS Jun. 2
Thurston High student awarded for suicide prevention efforts
Mystikal Haak is one of 10 students from Oregon to be chosen as a 2022 Sources Showcase Peer Leader for her youth-led suicide prevention work through the Sources of Strength (SOS) program at Thurston High School.
COMMUNITY Jun. 2
It’s time to ‘fish for free’ across Oregon
Free Fishing Weekend is scheduled for Saturday, June 4 and Sunday, June 5. Trout are plentiful but every species of fish and shellfish can be harvested without a license or harvest tag on this special weekend.
COMMUNITY - Creswell Jun. 2
Cardenas shows star power of CHS jazz
COMMUNITY Jun. 2
Venue switch didn’t hinder blues fest
EUGENE – Without calling a last-minute audible, Saturday could have been one big blue disaster.
COMMUNITY - Cottage Grove Jun. 2
Catching up on what’s happening around the Grove
Here is catching you up on some of the things happening in the Grove currently, in the immediate past or in the near future.
COMMUNITY - Springfield Jun. 2
Drifters find perfect home in Springfield
Wins and losses are tough to predict for an expansion team, but Tommy Richards knows what he can expect from his inaugural Springfield Drifters roster.
AREA BRIEFS Jun. 2
Area Briefs - Week of May 30
CLASSIFIEDS Jun. 2
Classifieds - Week of May 30
COMMUNITY - Cottage Grove Jun. 2
Cottage Grove Police Log: May 24-26
Business May. 26
We’re in urgent need of a ‘new generation of nurses’
Unfortunately, the word of 2022 just may be “shortage.” Labor shortages, supply shortages, consumer goods shortages, and most recently, infant formula shortages. Another shortage may not be grabbing as many headlines, but it is no less critical: a national, state, and local shortage of nurses.
HOUSING May. 26
It’s on the house: Home Share attempting to tackle effort of matching housing needs
COMMUNITY May. 26
Dedicated scouts survive weekend ‘Mudaree’ during annual Camporee
Historic Preservation May. 26
Rehabilitation continues for Creswell's 'Old Schoolhouse'
AROUND TOWN May. 26
Area Briefs: Avian Flu, unemployment, summer camps and more
COMMUNITY May. 26
Heatin’ up: Cottage Grove talks climate
On Saturday, local leaders, community members and activists attended the “Cottage Grove Climate Town Hall,” to discuss local, regional and national impacts of climate change. The event included speakers, information tables, and discussion sessions to brainstorm possible ways in which the City of Cottage Grove can reach the goal of being carbon neutral by the year 2030.
COMMUNITY May. 26
All in the family: Adams leads thriving contact lens business
COMMUNITY - CRESWELL May. 18
Making 'tracks:' Creswell ready for Finns
COMMUNITY May. 18
Visiting Veneta’s skate park makes it clear Cottage Grove can do same
What does it take to move a mountain, or better yet, build one?