the Cities of Eugene and Springfield and Lane County. Healthcare Three hospitals serve the Eugene-Springfield area. Sacred Heart Medical Center University District is the only one within Eugene city limits. McKenzie-Willamette Medical Center and Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend are in Springfield. Oregon Medical Group, a primary care based multi-specialty group, operates several clinics in Eugene,
of Interstate 5 (Interstate 5 in Oregon) at its closest point, and to the west) both secondary East-West routes run through Corvallis from the Oregon Coast. Salem had
http: www.thehugoawards.org hugo-history 1951-retro-hugo-awards publisher World Science Fiction Society accessdate 1 October 2011 founder of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America (SFWA),
last Levinson first David M. first2 Kevin J. last2 Krizek publisher Routledge year 2008 page 232 accessdate November 10, 2014 In the 1970s, Eugene was packed with cooperative and community projects. It still has small natural food stores in many neighborhoods, some of the oldest student cooperatives in the country, and alternative schools have been part of the school district since 1971. The old Grower's Market, downtown near the Amtrak depot, is the only
journal last Kane first Laura year 1998 month title Pop Your Cherry journal Lo-Fi Magazine Soon finding himself more interested in "drinking beer and going to punk rock shows" than attending college, Perry dropped out in his junior year in 1983 and formed the punk trio The Jazz Greats with Schmid and drummer Tim Arnold. Perry was also briefly involved with Snakepit (Snakepit (band)) alongside Billy Karren, Joe Preston (Joe Preston (bassist)) and Al Larsen (Some Velvet Sidewalk) before assembling the Paisley Underground-styled band Saint Huck with Schmid and Arnold in 1984.
organizations, including Maude Kerns Art Center, Maude Kerns Art Center Lane Arts Council, Lane Arts Council DIVA (the Downtown Initiative for the Visual Arts), the Hult Center's Jacobs Gallery, Jacobs Gallery and the Eugene Glass School. Annual visual arts events include the Mayor's Art Show and Art and the Vineyard. http
) provides class texts and general interest books * Masoko, an Italian music group * Masoko Tanga, a Bookstore, Cafe, and Gallery in Eugene (Eugene, Oregon), Oregon * Masoko Tanga, a song from the album Outlandos D'Amour, by The Police. background group_or_band origin Eugene (Eugene, Oregon), Oregon, USA genre Experimental rock Alternative rock Savage wrestled mainly as a heel (heel (professional wrestling)) early in his career, but he turned face (face (professional wrestling)) around 1971 during a feud with Bull Ramos in Portland. He also formed a legendary tag team in PNW with Jimmy Snuka that won six Pacific Northwest tag team titles; one of their reigns lasted for a record 11 months in 1974-75. He originated the Coal Miner's Glove match in 1972 in Eugene, Oregon, and went undefeated in that specialty match during his career. In Vancouver, BC (Vancouver, British Columbia), Savage captured 13 NWA Canadian tag team titles, second only to the record of 18 Canadian tag titles won by Don Leo Jonathan (with whom Savage won the championship once, in 1977). '''Pre's Trail''', located on the north side of the Willamette River in Eugene, Oregon, United States, popularly referred to as "Track Town USA", is a four-mile-long running and walking trail named after heralded University of Oregon athlete Steve Prefontaine. The woodchip-and-bark trail features riparian scenery, including grasslands, duck ponds, and woods, as well as guide signs with trail maps at each of three primary trailheads. Near downtown Eugene, in Alton Baker Park, Pre's Trail is part of an extensive network of running trails in and around the university town and neighboring Springfield (Springfield, Oregon). Biography Brooke Totman was born on December 27, 1972 in Eugene, Oregon. She received a scholarship in 1991 from The America's Junior Miss. Later on Totman began doing comedy with The Groundlings in Los Angeles, where she performed in such shows as "Lake Waterford Crystal Filter Water Show." Biography Kai Bird was born in 1951 in Eugene (Eugene, Oregon), Oregon. His father was a U.S. Foreign Service officer, and he spent his childhood in Jerusalem, Beirut, Dhahran, Cairo and Mumbai. He finished high school in 1969 at Kodaikanal International School in Tamil Nadu, South India. He received his BA from Carleton College in 1973 and a M.S. in Journalism from Northwestern University in 1975. Bird now lives in Lima, Peru with his wife, Susan Goldmark, country director of the World Bank, and their son, Joshua.
, in the neighborhood of Bethel. Eugene also has the Lane County (Lane County, Oregon) Law Library. Performing arts Eugene is home to numerous cultural organizations, including the Eugene Symphony, the Eugene Ballet, the Eugene Opera, the Eugene Concert Choir, the Northwest Christian University Community Choir, the Oregon Mozart Players, the Oregon Bach Festival, the Oregon Children's Choir, the Eugene Youth Symphony, Ballet Fantastique and Oregon
Route 58 , which heads northwest to Eugene (Eugene, Oregon) and the Willamette Valley. Genetic relations thumb left One of the boulders engraved with Kalapuyan words along the paths of east Alton Baker Park (Image:Wilhamut.1.JPG) in Eugene, Oregon, this one is next to the Willamette River: "Whilamut" "Where the river ripples and runs fast" Kalapuyan is usually connected with the various Penutian proposals with Kalapuyan lying within an ''Oregon Penutian'' sub-group (along with Takelma (Takelma language), Siuslaw (Siuslaw (tribe)), and Coosan (Coosan languages)). A special relationship with Takelma has been proposed, together forming a Takelman family; however, recent research has offered counterevidence against this relationship. Therefore, currently the Kalapuyan family is generally considered separate, but with promising connections to the Penutian hypothesis. The '''Mount Pisgah Arboretum''' (85 ha 209 acres) is a non-profit arboretum and botanical garden located within the Howard Buford Recreation Area (930 ha 2,300 acre), between the Coast Fork of the Willamette River and the slopes of Mount Pisgah (Mount Pisgah (Oregon)) near Eugene (Eugene, Oregon)-Springfield (Springfield, Oregon), Oregon, United States. Admission is $3 per car and permits can be purchased at a self-service pay station. ''Amtrak Cascades'' Vancouver, BC (Vancouver) – Eugene, Oregon via Portland (Portland, Oregon) and Seattle (Seattle, Washington) background group_or_band origin Eugene (Eugene, Oregon), Oregon, United States genre Doom metal, stoner rock In 2007 Craig started the year on a high, dominating "the Kenyan Hope" of Boniface Songkok at the Telstra A series in Melbourne. The race was a conservative one before Craig tore the field open with a quick 7th lap before a devastating final 400 m run in 53 seconds. At the Prefontaine Classic In Eugene (Eugene, Oregon) (Oregon), Craig ran the 5th fastest 2-mile of all time in 8:03.50 leaving in his wake the likes Alan Webb (Alan Webb (athlete)), Tariku Bekele, Matt Tegenkemp, Dathan Ritzenhein and other American hopefuls. After a good start to the season Craig suffered a hamstring strain. This affected his training for the World Championships, where he finished 11th. '''Kitty Piercy''' (born July 6, 1942) is an American politician. She is the current mayor of Eugene, Oregon, sworn in January 2005 and re-elected to a second term in 2008. During the 1990s, she was Minority Leader of the Oregon House of Representatives.
physical development of its members, and for the advancement of their individual and collective interests both within and without the University. The ASUO is the student government and is run by students for students and works on campus (University of Oregon campus), city (Eugene, Oregon), state (Oregon), and federal (Federal government of the United States)-level campaign (political campaign)s. Membership consists of all students at the University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, who
of the United States federal -level campaign (political campaign)s. Membership consists of all students at the University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, who have paid the current term or semester student incidental fee. ASUO About Page, Associated Students of the University of Oregon website, University of Oregon. '''Eugene Airport''' , also known as '''Mahlon Sweet Field''', is a public
Curtin , Jessica Lange and Susan St. James, was filmed in Eugene in the fall of 1979. Locations visible in the film include Valley River Center (which is a driving force in the plot), Skinner Butte and Ya-Po-Ah Terrace, the Willamette River and River Road Hardware. Several track and field (Track and field athletics) movies have used Eugene as a setting and or a filming location. ''Personal Best (Personal Best (film))'', starring Mariel Hemingway, was filmed in Eugene in 1982
'''Eugene''' ( east of the Oregon Coast.
As of the 2010 census (2010 United States Census), Eugene has a population of 156,185, and Lane County (co-located with the Eugene-Springfield (Springfield, Oregon) Metropolitan Statistical Area (Table of United States Metropolitan Statistical Areas)) (MSA) has a population of 351,715.
Eugene is home to the University of Oregon. The city is also noted for its natural beauty, recreational opportunities (especially bicycling (Cycling), running jogging, rafting, kayaking), and focus on the arts. Eugene's slogan is "A Great City for the Arts and Outdoors". It is also referred to as the "Emerald City", and as "Track Town, USA". Caple, Jim (July 4, 2008). "Why did we have to wait so long for the trials to return to Pre Country?". ESPN. Retrieved 2010-06-07. The Nike corporation (Nike, Inc.) had its beginnings in Eugene.