Thomas Egan earned a master's degree from the University of Oregon.
He retired from the Oregon National Guard in 1991 with the rank of major after two decades of service.
And he froze to death on the streets of Eugene on a December night where the mercury had plunged to 15 F.
Police suspect an armed robbery at a pizza restaurant Monday night may be connected to a robbery at a sub shop last month.
A former Shasta Middle School teacher and his twin brother are back in Lane County, charged with 20 counts each of encouraging child sex abuse.
The Ducks used a strong shooting performance in the first half Wednesday night to beat the Matadors of Cal State Northridge, 79-56.
A Missouri school district has apologized to the family of a blind student whose cane was replaced with a swimming pool noodle after he allegedly misbehaved on the bus.
Sierra Brown was heading home Dec. 7. Seconds after the 17-year-old drove into Gem County, she got too close to the edge of State Highway 52, drove off the shoulder, then overcorrected before tumbling 42 feet into the water.
Nebraska and Oklahoma on Thursday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to declare Colorado's legalization of marijuana unconstitutional, saying the drug is being brought from Colorado into neighboring states.
The Federal and Drug Administration has tried unsuccessfully to regulate electronic cigarettes nationwide in the past.
Now Lane County is giving it a try.
The holiday lights strung across your eves do change the patterns of light intensity registered with orbiting satellites, NASA scientists say.
A log truck dumped its load as it tried to exit Interstate 5 onto I-105 on Wednesday.
State Trooper Hank Duren said the driver suffered some bumps and bruises but should be OK.