In this photo taken Monday, Feb. 7, 2011, a person smoking a Marlboro cigarette, a Phillip Morris product, is shown in Hialeah, Fla. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

Eugene considers downtown smoking ban

The City Council on Wednesday is set to discuss whether it should ban smoking on downtown sidewalks and in other outdoor public places, such…

Jessica Wadkins and her pit bull terrier Lady Bug, May 15, 2015 (KOIN)

Sandy not likely to ban pit bulls

After one person’s dog was injured by a neighbor’s pit bull, residents asked the Sandy City Council to explore the idea of banning the breed…

Police said three people were stabbed in a large fight in Fairview involving gang members. (KOIN)

4 teens hurt in Fairview stabbing

Four teens were injured during a fight that ended with at least one person stabbed. Police believe it was gang-related.