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Eugene Prepares for 7th Eugene Marathon

By Rachel Davidson EUGENE, Ore.—Eugene community members talk about how the Boston bombing last week will affect the 7th Eugene Marathon this upcoming weekend. Over 8,500 people will be participating in the race this weekend. Community members discuss their views … Continue reading

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Eugene Marathon remains a popular event despite Boston tragedy

by Allie Burger EUGENE, Ore.— Despite the tragedies in the Boston Marathon bombing last week, Eugene Marathon runners are still ready for the race this Sunday. Since 2011, the number of participants in the Eugene Marathon has increased by 500. … Continue reading

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Excitement has not Diminished for the Eugene Marathon

By Elizabeth McNamara EUGENE, Ore.- The Boston Marathon bombing has not feared residents of Eugene for the Eugene Marathon this Sunday. Pete Peterson, who has worked at The Red Roster barbershop for more than 40 years, said, “I do not … Continue reading

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Waking Up with Life Anew

Local man’s journey through open heart surgery. He sits undisturbed on his loveseat, splitting his attention between his fantasy football teams on his laptop and a Monday Night Football broadcast. The silence that surrounds him gives the perception of peacefulness … Continue reading

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