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Ex-KKK leader’s name to be removed from college dorm
EUGENE, Ore — The University of Oregon’s governing board has voted to remove the name of a former professor and Klu Klux Klansman from one of its campus dormitories. The Register-Guard reports the board voted unanimously Thursday to change Dunn Hall, named for Frederic Dunn, to Cedar Hall until a renaming process is undertaken. President Michael...
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University of Oregon to strip ex-KKK leader's name from dorm
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) - The University of Oregon's governing board has voted to remove the name of a former professor and Klu Klux Klansman from one of its campus dormitories. The Register-Guard reports (http://goo.gl/vSRVIT ) the board voted unanimously Thursday to change Dunn Hall, named for Frederic Dunn, to Cedar ...
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Colorado Buffaloes get pounded by No. 7 Oregon Ducks
The Colorado Buffaloes understood they would have to play with intense purpose and passion Saturday afternoon in order to pull off a monumental upset.
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Downtown Eugene in 'crisis,' consultant says
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) - A consultant hired to help improve downtown Eugene has told city leaders that the area is in "crisis" and is widely considered unsafe. The Register-Guard reports (http://bit.ly/2llCHDn ) that the Oregon city hired New York-based Project for Public Spaces to recommend ways to make the downtown ...
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Oregon man sentenced to 10 years for string of burglaries
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) - A burglar arrested by Eugene police last month has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after accepting a plea agreement. The Register-Guard reports (https://is.gd/hoN8EK ) 26-year-old Ryan Hershey pleaded guilty Monday to 11 counts of burglary and one count of attempted burglary. Police say Hershey ...
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Oregon assistant David Reaves, on leave after arrest, resigns
The Sports Xchange Oregon assistant coach David Reaves' brief stay in Eugene is over.
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Eugene organization sues insurance company over fire payout
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) - The Eugene Civic Alliance has sued its insurance carrier for more than $325,000 after the burning of Civic Stadium. The Register-Guard reports (http://bit.ly/2jL4toi ) that the nonprofit group wants to build a new complex on the former site of the Civic Stadium in Eugene. According to ...
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Oregon woman arrested after boy found tied up in garbage bag
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) - A western Oregon woman has been arrested after police say they found a 5-year-old boy beaten and tied up inside a garbage bag in her Springfield home. The Register-Guard reported (http://bit.ly/2knQAOP ) Thursday that the 45-year-old woman faces charges of criminal mistreatment, assault and reckless endangering. ...
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