The approach of a New Year often makes us reflect on the past one. In the case of KLCC news, there were many major stories, touching on politics to disasters to the arts. We revisit some of the sounds and voices from just some of the top local stories for 2018.
For several years now, Lane County has had the dubious distinction of ranking first – or near first – for traffic deaths than any other Oregon county. With New Years festivities kicking off tonight, safety advocates are pushing several options to make sure revelers get home alive.
Ride sharing services Lyft and Uber finally have a green light in Eugene and Springfield. Late last week, both companies applied for licenses. Lyft’s was granted Tuesday, with Uber set to launch tomorrow (Thursday).