Nathan Bouquet

News Intern

Nathan Bouquet is a student journalist at the University of Oregon and a volunteer in the KLCC newsroom. 

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Oregon Health Authority

Increasing temperatures have led the Oregon Health Authority to notify citizens about cyanobacterial blooms in lakes, reservoirs, and rivers. Exposure to blooms can give people symptoms resembling a stomach flu and can kill smaller animals.

Rachael McDonald

The Eugene-Springfield Fire Department has issued a warning for citizens to be extra cautious in and around the Willamette River and other waterways. 

Karen Richards

Unseasonably hot temperatures and low humidity have led the Lane Fire Defense Board to temporarily ban outdoor fire activities. Beginning this Thursday in Lane County, the spring outdoor burning season will be suspended for one week.

Lane County

Oregon State Marine Patrol deputies are warning boaters in Lane County about an obstruction on the McKenzie River. Two downed trees block a section one mile downstream from the Bellinger boat landing.

Nathan Bouquet

Eugene’s Franklin Boulevard will see detours and lane closures starting Monday as a result of construction for the University of Oregon’s pedestrian sky-bridge.

Rachael McDonald

Lane County Public Works will open new disposal sites for debris that fell during February’s snowstorm. For the next three Saturdays, trees, limbs, and branches will be accepted in Rattlesnake, Marcola, and Oakridge.

Margaret Bull

A drama troupe from South Eugene High School was selected to perform a Broadway production at the International Thespian Festival.

Camp Lutherwood

A 60 year-old camp’s main lodge burned down last Friday near Fern Ridge Lake. Camp Lutherwood, which hosts schools and youth groups year round, is working hard to rebuild after a tragic electrical fire.