Lucy Ohlsen http://klcc.org en Annual 4th Of July Run in Eugene Honors Founding Pioneer http://klcc.org/post/annual-4th-july-run-eugene-honors-founding-pioneer <p></p><p>At race registration, one person stands out among the runners.</p><p>“I’ve got my water jugs, and my gun here," he gestures. "I’m ready to go hunting for rabbits.”</p><p>This man calls himself Eugene Skinner.</p><p>“Came out here, and started a ferry. Brought my family out here, and we thought we’d raise our kids out here,” he said.</p><p>With racing bib number 2549, he won the first “Eugene Skinner” look-alike contest. There was only one other contestant. Both will run in the 41<sup>st</sup> Butte to Butte run.</p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 01:55:48 +0000 Lucy Ohlsen 16760 at http://klcc.org Annual 4th Of July Run in Eugene Honors Founding Pioneer With "Telehealth", Eugene Care Provider Hopes To Cut Down On Trips To The Doctor http://klcc.org/post/telehealth-eugene-care-provider-hopes-cut-down-trips-doctor <p></p><p></p><p>Some patients won't have to go to the doctor anymore to get their vital signs recorded. The local health agency the <a href="http://www.good-sam.com/index.php/locations/eugenehomehealth">Good Samaritan Society</a> is piloting the use of <a href="http://www.ortelehealth.org/content/about-telehealth">"telehealth"</a>. It uses a phone line to transmit data about a patient’s health.</p> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 17:47:44 +0000 Lucy Ohlsen 16192 at http://klcc.org With "Telehealth", Eugene Care Provider Hopes To Cut Down On Trips To The Doctor Seven Arrested While Demanding To Keep Springfield Post Office Open http://klcc.org/post/seven-arrested-while-demanding-keep-springfield-post-office-open <p>Seven people were arrested at the Gateway Post Office in Springfield Monday. The Processing Plant is still on the list for closure due to budget issues.</p><p></p><p>After an hour of singing, cookies and listening to speakers on why the post office should stay open, one "Raging grandma" was arrested by a member of the Postal Police Force.</p><p>"Do you have any ailments or anything?"<br />"Yeah, I have a bad back"</p><p>"You and me both, let's just walk in then."</p> Mon, 16 Dec 2013 23:20:53 +0000 Lucy Ohlsen 4887 at http://klcc.org Seven Arrested While Demanding To Keep Springfield Post Office Open Police Want Your Reports Online http://klcc.org/post/police-want-your-reports-online <p>You don’t need a police officer any more to file a police report. The Eugene Police Department now allows citizens to file them online. &nbsp;</p> Mon, 11 Nov 2013 14:00:00 +0000 Lucy Ohlsen 2502 at http://klcc.org Security Guards At Private Parties Might Not Be Worth It http://klcc.org/post/security-guards-private-parties-might-not-be-worth-it <p>The Social Host Ordinance (or Unruly Gathering Ordinance) has been on the books in Eugene for almost six months. It allows police to give extra penalties to out-of-control party hosts. But, some partiers have come up with a new strategy to keep the cops away.</p><p></p><p><br />Eugene police.<br /><br />“As an adult, if I had a party at my house, I wouldn’t let one stranger into my door.”<br /><br />And young party-goers.</p> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Lucy Ohlsen 2225 at http://klcc.org Security Guards At Private Parties Might Not Be Worth It