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Sam Broadway with KEPW Newsday for March 21-22, 2024

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Our top story: An armed robbery suspect is arrested after investigation by the Eugene Police Property Crimes Unit.

This is KEPW 97.3 LPFM broadcasting locally here in Eugene, Oregon and simulcast online at KEPW.org. And now the news. This is KEPW Newsday, end-of-week edition, for Thursday the 21st and Friday the 22nd of March, 2024. On this edition of KEPW Newsday:

  • An armed robbery suspect is arrested after investigation by the Eugene Police Property Crimes Unit.
  • A K-9 drug interdiction work leads to the seizure of nearly six pounds of fentanyl.
  • A woman strikes two juveniles on a sidewalk in Cottage Grove.
  • A Roseburg man is arrested for allegedly threatening a woman with a gun.
  • Seventeen are arrested during crime reduction missions in Jantzen Beach.
  • A 62-year-old man is charged after driving through a Shamrock Run barricade in Portland.
  • A Portland man is sentenced to federal prison for his role in the overdose death of one Portland teenager.
  • Four Hoover Criminal Gang members are indicted for murder in aid of racketeering.

In national news:

  • An ex-deputy gets a 20-year sentence in a racist torture of black men.
  • A California church pastor is arrested in a $40,000 murder-for-hire plot.
  • An Ohio mom who left her one-year-old daughter alone to go on vacation is sentenced to life in prison.
  • Two sanitation workers save an abducted 10-year-old girl while working their pickup route.

We’ll have all of that and more, bringing you the news locally and around the globe. KEPW Newsday starts…right now!

KEPW Newsday offers local, regional, and national news from various news sources local, regional and national. Listen to Sam Broadway and KEPW Newsday Tuesday through Friday at 12:30 p.m. and Thursday and Friday at 6 a.m.

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