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Cottage Grove High School music teacher convicted of sexual abuse, given 30 days in jail  The Register-Guard

The Cottage Grove High School music teacher, charged with having a two-year sexual relationship with an underaged student, was sentenced to 30 days in jail ...



Former Cottage Grove music teacher sentenced for sex abuse of student  KEZI TV

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. -- A now-former music teacher who sexually abused a student at Cottage Grove High School was sentenced Thursday.



Alan Don Carncross  Cottage Grove Sentinel

Alan Don Carncross known affectionately as "Wizard" passed on December 21, 2018. He had many roles during his brief period on this side: Brother, uncle, ...



A night of celebration for Cottage Grove  Cottage Grove Sentinel

Saturday marked the 70th Annual Awards Banquet of the Chamber of Commerce. The night consisted of dinner, desserts, honors and awards for standout ...



Robert G. Lefty “Bob” Woolcott  Cottage Grove Sentinel

Robert G. Lefty “Bob” Woolcott, 97 of Cottage Grove, Oregon, passed away January 30, 2019. He was born in Cottage Grove, Oregon on February 20, 1921 to ...



Individualized, persistent approaches key to Lane County graduation success stories  The Register-Guard

Ask a local high school principal how to achieve high, on-time rates of graduation and you'll get a variety of answers.But for two Lane County high schools, early, ...



Rick Mason  Cottage Grove Sentinel

Mason-Lawrence, Rick Jennings, aged 36 years. Born in Sacramento, CA Feb. 16, 1982, died Jan. 21, 2019. Rick was known in his schooldays also as Rick ...



Promotions, new hires at SLCFR  Cottage Grove Sentinel

On Jan. 24, four members of the South Lane County Fire & Rescue (SLCFR) were sworn in and pinned with new ranks. The Sentinel interviewed each to discuss ...



Kenneth “Ken” Hull  Cottage Grove Sentinel

Kenneth “Ken” Hull, a former resident of Eugene Oregon, passed away on January 11th 2019 at PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center in Vancouver, ...



Wyden sets rescheduled C. Oregon town halls  KTVZ

Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., will hold town halls starting next week in Multnomah, Lane, Jackson, Jefferson, Deschutes and Crook counties, ones that were delayed ...



Indian head removed in pieces from Cottage Grove high school  TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

The Indian head emblem embedded in a hallway floor of Park High School in Cottage Grove since 1965 has been removed, but it came out in pieces.



UPDATED: Charges brought against CGHS teacher  Cottage Grove Sentinel

Cottage Grove High School music teacher Gabe Dickinson, 37, is the subject of a police investigation into allegations of inappropriate conduct with a minor.



Cottage Grove teacher arrested for alleged sex abuse of student  KEZI TV

Detectives said the relationship began about two years ago, when the student was 15 and in 10th grade.



Eugene, Springfield and state saw an uptick in 2018 graduation rates  The Register-Guard

Springfield Public Schools saw the biggest jump among local school districts in the number of high school seniors graduating on time last year, with 72.6 percent ...



Felony charges filed against Cottage Grove music teacher  The Register-Guard

Lane County prosecutors on Friday filed felony charges against a Cottage Grove High School music teacher who stands accused of sexually abusing a student ...



Group wants to preserve American Indian emblem at Cottage Grove high school  St. Paul Pioneer Press

A group in Cottage Grove wants to save an Indian head mosaic from destruction. The emblem was installed in a hallway floor of Park High School in 1965, when ...



Teen allegedly eyed AR-15, threatened Cottage Grove high school students  St. Paul Pioneer Press

A Cottage Grove man has been accused of threatening to use an AK-47 rifle to shoot students at Park High School. Tyler James Giebner, 18, has been charged ...



Cottage Grove hires Seth Hutchison as boys basketball coach  The Register-Guard

COTTAGE GROVE — Seth Hutchison, a 2007 graduate of Cottage Grove High School, has been hired as the Lions' boys basketball coach.Hutchison led the ...



Cottage Grove high school’s Indian emblem must go, superintendent says  St. Paul Pioneer Press

No one will be walking on the Indian at Park High School again. The Cottage Grove high school is removing a controversial Indian head mosaic from a hallway ...



Marshfield will play Banks at Cottage Grove  Coos Bay World

The semifinal football game between Marshfield and Banks on Saturday will be played at Cottage Grove High School as part of a tripleheader.



PHOTOS: Kennedy defeats Santiam for OSAA Class 2A football state championship  Statesman Journal

The Kennedy vs. Santiam OSAA Class 2A state championship football game at Cottage Grove High School in Cottage Grove on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018.



Kennedy defeats Santiam to win its first 2A Oregon state championship  Statesman Journal

COTTAGE GROVE — Kennedy's Emorej Lynk did everything he could in the first half of the OSAA Class 2A state championship game to put his team in position ...



Just keep swimming  Cottage Grove Sentinel

When it came to picking her daughter up from swim practice, last year was easy for Abby Zoll. Practice for the Aqua Lions – the local swim club that feeds into the ...



Linda Lou Simons  Cottage Grove Sentinel

Linda Lou Simons of Cottage Grove passed away from complications from cancer on November 29, 2018. Linda was born June 17, 1948 to Hosea Woody and ...



Hutchison named CGHS basketball coach  Cottage Grove Sentinel

Seth Hutchison is coming home. The 2007 graduate from Cottage Grove High School is returning to the school where he will be the varsity boys' basketball ...



Cottage Grove carousel project on track to grab the brass ring next spring  KVAL

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. - The brass ring is almost within reach for the Cottage Grove carousel project.The effort to establish a public carousel in town is 90 ...



Special Olympics volunteer questions where $50,000 gift for Cottage Grove went  The Register-Guard

Michele Portmann died prematurely, struck by a pickup truck while cycling, at age 61. But the longtime Cottage Grove High School counselor already had made ...



VIDEO: Rainier caps perfect season with state title  Longview Daily News

Highlights and interviews from Rainier's 44-14 win over Cascade Christian in the OSAA 3A State Championship on Saturday at Cottage Grove High School.



Protecting students from shootings: South Lane School District bond money addresses issue  KATU

Twenty years ago today, 15-year-old Kip Kinkel shot and killed two students at Springfield's Thurston High School.Twenty-two others were wounded.Garrett ...



Banks outlast Marshfield in football semifinals  Coos Bay World

COTTAGE GROVE — Despite a frantic comeback attempt by the No. 4 Marshfield Pirates on Saturday night, the Banks Braves were just too much in the Class ...



Metro school to remove Indian emblem from gym 24 years after changing nickname  Star Tribune

A Cottage Grove high school is removing an American Indian emblem from its floor after concerns about the image's cultural insensitivity. Park High School's ...



Coaching legend plots "The Last Race" at Cottage Grove pool  Creswell Chronicle

Event planned Saturday, July 14 to celebrate Cottage Grove's Warren H. Daugherty Aquatic Center, which is scheduled for modernization For over 30.



Santiam, St. Paul, Kennedy roll into football state championship games  Statesman Journal

COTTAGE GROVE - Santiam had an excellent strategy against defending state champion Monroe on Saturday in the OSAA Class 2A semifinals at Cottage ...



What does it take to graduate in Cottage Grove?  Cottage Grove Sentinel

While Cottage Grove High School boasts one of the top graduation rates in the state at 94%, at the Cottage Grove Sentinel we wanted to take a look at what it ...



Keys voted SJ Athlete of the Week  Statesman Journal

The winner and finalists for this week's SJ Athlete of the Week.



Kiwanis woodsplitter stolen, reward offered  Cottage Grove Sentinel

When Gene O'Neil pulled into the lot behind Brad's Chevy car dealership last Tuesday, he stopped short. He visits the lot two or three times a week to split ...



Old school selling off items to public  The Register-Guard

COTTAGE GROVE — Need an old desk? What about some books, or an old filing cabinet?You may be able to find those and other items Sunday through ...



Carousel making appearance this weekend at Cottage Grove fair  The Register-Guard

COTTAGE GROVE — Russ McGuire designed and built machines for lumber mills for decades. So rebuilding an 89-year-old carousel is a relatively small ...



Barbara Jean Lowe McIntyre  Cottage Grove Sentinel

Barbara Jean Lowe McIntyre, 87, passed on to her heavenly home on December 20, 2018. Barbara was born in Cottage Grove, Oregon on December 19, 1931.



Oregon graduation rates in the basement  Cottage Grove Sentinel

According to the latest national data, Oregon continues to fall below nearly every other state in the union in regard to its graduation rate. The National Center for ...



Challengers Preview 3A Semifinal Game  KTVL

Logan Flenner and John Fralich joined Brian Schnee on News 10's 'Friday Night Football' previewing their 3A semifinal game against Amity. #3 Cascade ...



Adult soccer league in full swing  Cottage Grove Sentinel

While the eyes of the soccer world are focused on World Cup in Russia, Jeff Schloss' interest is elsewhere. “You know, I love soccer but I don't watch it. I love to ...



Peter Howell  Cottage Grove Sentinel

Peter Joseph Howell, of Oregon City, OR, passed away from complications of a brain tumor on June 1, 2018 at the age of 35. Peter was born to Gerald and ...



Lane County teachers awarded with creative learning grants  The Register-Guard

Several Lane County K-12 teachers have been awarded creative learning grants by SELCO Community Credit Union. Each of the grants will enable teachers ...



Meet The Most Clutch High School Softball Player In Minnesota  WCCO | CBS Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Park Cottage Grove punched its ticket to the state softball tournament Friday for the third year in a row. And two of those three trips ...



Here are the players named to the All-Mid-Valley football team  Statesman Journal

There were great storylines this season for Mid-Valley football teams, but none better than Kennedy's ascent to the Class 2A state championship. It was a story of ...



Oregon high school football playoffs, 5A-1A finals: photos, highlights, stars  OregonLive.com

The Class 5A, 4A, 3A, 2A and 1A football state finals took place Saturday at Hillsboro Stadium and Cottage Grove High School. Here's a game-by-game look at ...



Roger Dean Cranmer  Cottage Grove Sentinel

Roger Dean Cranmer, age 62, passed away on Sunday, December 9, 2018 from kidney failure. He was born in Eugene, Oregon on March 26, 1956, to parents ...



City explores options on homeless issue  Cottage Grove Sentinel

After the September ruling by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals that labeled citations for individuals sleeping on the street as cruel and unusual, the city of ...



"Bad Kids"  Cottage Grove Sentinel

A year in the life of Al Kennedy High School as it navigates a location change, funding shortages and the ever-present stereotypes associated with alternative ...



Santiam's Tinney voted SJ Athlete of the Week  Statesman Journal

This week's nominations for SJ Athlete of the Week.



New Boys Basketball Coach at CGHS  Cottage Grove Sentinel

Cottage Grove High School will have a new boys basketball coach next season. The Lions are bringing in Nick Finley who in the last two seasons coached ...



Lane County educators gifted $23,000 worth of mini-grants  The Register-Guard

Twenty-four Lane County educators received some big holiday awards just before winter break.Northwest Community Credit Union's annual Project Community ...



Important School Information for 2017-18  Cottage Grove Sentinel

School Opening. Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, will be the opening day of school in South Lane. With many of the schools using a staggered start, parents should ...



School district's probe cost $8000  The Register-Guard

COTTAGE GROVE — The South Lane School District spent about $8000 to complete a private, weeklong investigation into whether Superintendent Krista ...



Who penned South Lane mystery letter? Handwriting may tell  The Register-Guard

COTTAGE GROVE — An unsigned, handwritten letter given to each South Lane School Board member in August — which praised Superintendent Krista Parent, ...



South Lane board votes to remove Parent  The Register-Guard

COTTAGE GROVE — Krista Parent no longer has a job as the superintendent of the South Lane School District. The South Lane School Board unanimously ...



Building for the future  The Register-Guard

COTTAGE GROVE — South Lane School District officials and students and other community members broke ground on the site of the new Harrison Elementary ...



2017-18 School Supply Lists  Cottage Grove Sentinel

Bohemia. Elementary. We are requesting that all students have proper footwear for PE/recess. Kindergarten. This year Kindergarten is asking families for a ...



New tourist attraction coming to Cottage Grove  KEZI TV

Lane County will be getting a new attraction after a vintage carousel is restored.



Interim principal selected for Kennedy High School  Cottage Grove Sentinel

It's a mess. Doors sit half open revealing the remains of a classroom used throughout the year, empty now except for papers and remnants of books and bobbles ...



Marshfield remembers last game against Banks  Coos Bay World

COOS BAY — As the Marshfield Pirates sat and stretched around the midfield logo at Pete Susick Stadium on Wednesday, head coach John Lemmons pointed ...



Cottage Grove school superintendent sends “cease and desist” letters to residents posting on Facebook page  NRToday.com

COTTAGE GROVE — South Lane School District Superintendent Krista Parent's lawyer has sent at least five Cottage Grove residents “cease and desist” letters ...



State Football Preview: Columbians embrace underdog role despite No. 1 ranking, 12-0 record  Longview Daily News

No. 1 ranked. Undefeated. And the underdog? That's at least how Rainier feels entering Saturday's 3A State Championship against Cascade Christian (11-1).



Oregon superintendent ousted after affair, anonymous letter  NRToday.com

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon school superintendent has lost her job amid suspicion that she wrote an anonymous letter that criticized a high ...



Larry Sullivan to serve as South Lane School District superintendent for 2018-19 school year  The Register-Guard

The South Lane School District has a new superintendent, at least for the 2018-19 school year.Larry Sullivan, a longtime school district leader was unanimously ...



Police investigating Cottage Grove teen for splinting, duct-taping injured deer  OregonLive.com

Oregon State Police are investigating the 18-year-old son of the Cottage Grove School District's superintendent and the son's friend after the two teens attempted ...



Cottage Grove HS student suspended over toy gun  KOIN.com

Police say the boy will be allowed to return to class if it is determined he is not a threat to Cottage Grove High School students and staff.



Swim team promotes culture, Olympians  Cottage Grove Sentinel

It's not about winning for Tyson Pilling. Not completely. The 27-year-old coach of the Cottage Grove High School swim teams says it's more about cultivating a ...



Kennedy football needs one win to reach state title game  Statesman Journal

Kennedy, Amity, Santiam and St. Paul will compete this week in the OSAA football state semifinals.



Officials join call for South Lane letter investigation  The Register-Guard

COTTAGE GROVE — An additional 13 South Lane School District employees are asking for an independent investigation into whether Superintendent Krista ...



Vision Keepers celebrate 10 years  Cottage Grove Sentinel

For Gloria Campuzano it started when she filled out a survey in The Sentinel asking what her vision, as a resident of Cottage Grove, was for the community.



SLSD holds meeting, talks Bohemia, resignations  Cottage Grove Sentinel

After the South Lane School District Board recovered from the announcement of Cottage Grove High School Principal Iton Udosenata's resignation, the ...



District releases inquiry report  The Register-Guard

COTTAGE GROVE — In response to a public records request from The Register-Guard, the South Lane School District has released the report that details a ...



Football: Kennedy puts down Lost River 23-16 to advance to 2A championship  Pamplin Media Group

Trojans will make their fifth title game in program history, will face Tri-River rival Santiam in Cottage Grove. PHIL HAWKINS - The Kennedy Trojans - pictured ...



Sky-Em Changes  Cottage Grove Sentinel

Cottage Grove High School will be facing some new opponents in Sky-Em league-play starting next fall. Last week, the OSAA finalized plans that will change the ...



St. Paul tries to cap return to 1A with a state championship  Statesman Journal

St. Paul is playing for the 1A state championship, and Kennedy battles Santiam for the 2A title.



Accusations entangle South Lane schools chief  The Register-Guard

COTTAGE GROVE — Several Cottage Grove residents are calling for South Lane School District Superintendent Krista Parent to be fired, alleging she is having ...



Timothy Daniel Eckstine  Cottage Grove Sentinel

Timothy Daniel Eckstine (aka Carl) of Cottage Grove, born February 15, 1992 in Cottage Grove, Oregon to Paul and Denise Eckstine went home to be with our ...



Guilty plea in popular Cottage Grove teacher's shooting death, but no motive  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Bailey Jordan Garcia will go to prison for the fatal middle-of-the-night shooting last winter of a popular Cottage Grove high school teacher. But in pleading guilty ...



Petition seeks firing of schools chief  The Register-Guard

COTTAGE GROVE — A “petition of no confidence” is circulating in the Cottage Grove area and on social media aiming to remove Krista Parent from her position ...



Arnold (Spotted Bear) Queener  Cottage Grove Sentinel

Arnold (Spotted Bear) Queener, 72 of Cottage Grove, Oregon passed away January 7, 2018. He was born January 15, 1945, in Cottage Grove, OR to Thomas ...



Oregon state high school football championships: Saturday's Class 1A through 5A game breakdowns  OregonLive.com

Saturday is State Championship Day for all football classifications but 6A, with games held at Hillsboro Stadium and Cottage Grove High School. Dufur is the ...



Terrance Elmer “Terry” Nousen  Cottage Grove Sentinel

Terrance Elmer “Terry” Nousen of Marysville, WA passed away January 4, 2018 at the age of 77. Terrance was the son of Claude and Irene (Atwood) Nousen ...



Cottage Grove PD: 'There was never any pipe bomb'  KVAL

Students used lab equipment to create an explosive sound in the cafeteria at Cottage Grove High School on Monday. No one was injured. The two students ...



In dad’s footsteps  The Register-Guard

COTTAGE GROVE — Marty Johnson sees the circle of life when he walks onto Cottage Grove's football field. The coach who won four state championships ...



Numbers up, expectations higher for Umpqua men | Ucc Wrestling  NRToday.com

WINCHESTER — Kyle Temple is optimistic the Umpqua Community College men's wrestling team can take a few more steps forward during the 2018-19 ...



Prep Football Playoffs: Thurston looks to build off upset of Churchill when it faces Pendleton in Class 5A semifinals  The Register-Guard

HILLSBORO — In a celebratory postgame huddle, Thurston coach Justin Starck gathered his excited team last week after its dramatic upset of No. 2 Churchill ...



Football: Kennedy capture first 2A state title with 31-20 win over Santiam  Pamplin Media Group

Trojans withstand second half surge by Wolverines after leading 28-0 at the half. PHIL HAWKINS - Kennedy senior Brandon Salazar leaps into the arms of head ...



Oregon high school football: Season statistics for Saturday's 10 state championship game teams  OregonLive.com

Want to dig a little deeper into the 10 teams playing in Saturday's 1A, 2A, 3A, 4A and 5A state championship football games? We've got statistics on all the teams ...



Carousel project moves forward to design  Cottage Grove Sentinel

There is still no carousel on Main St. but the group tasked with attempting to put one there is still hard at work. The Friends of the Cottage Grove Carousel are ...



Six Lane high schools among Oregon's top 35  The Register-Guard

Six Lane County high schools have earned a spot on U.S. News & World Report's 2017 list of “Oregon's 35 Best High Schools.” South Eugene High School ...



Santiam upsets No. 1 St. Paul to reach championship game  Statesman Journal

The Wolverines win 23-22 on a 23-yard field goal by Sean Horning.



Schools out for summer, but free meals for students are still on  The Register-Guard

Summer vacation is a welcome break for many K-12 students and families, but it can be stressful for those who struggle to afford basic needs — such as food.



Six Oregonians to be inducted into National Wrestling Hall of Fame  OregonLive.com

The Oregon Chapter of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame will induct six new members with local ties at the 23rd annual honors banquet in Tigard on April 22.



Excellent Educator: Cottage Grove Park High’s Jason Schwartz  CBS Local

OSSEO, Minn. (WCCO) — This morning, the WCCO Morning Show is honoring another excellent educator in the metro who has gone above and beyond to ...



Live updates from Saturday's 5A, 4A, 3A, 2A, 1A football state finals  OregonLive.com

State football champions will be crowned Saturday in each of the five lower classifications. Follow the comments section for live updates throughout the day, and ...



Minimum Wage hike hits local businesses  Cottage Grove Sentinel

On July 1 workers in Cottage Grove got a raise. The hike in pay, while possi- bly coinciding with a job well done, was actually courtesy of the Oregon State ...



Rainier overpowers Vale in semifinal football contest  malheurenterprise.com

The Vikings started out strong but watched the bigger Columbians pound the ball in a overwhelming ground attack to claim a 40-13 win.



Santiam Christian comes up short in 3A state championship game  Statesman Journal

The Eagles fall 28-21 to Cascade Christian Saturday night.



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