Chris Lueneburg joined the KEZI 9 News team in June 2019 as a news reporter and producer.
Chris is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he was a proud Badger and campus tour guide. He graduated with a Bachelor's degree in journalism and mass communications. Chris interned with WISC News 3 Now, writing news stories for their on-air and online platforms.
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Evacuees of the Holiday Farm Fire were able to receive one of 400 $250 gift cards that were being distributed on Monday.
A man convicted of robbing a person while armed during a riot in Eugene in May was sentenced this week.
Disaster Unemployment Assistance is now available for people who became unemployed or lost hours at work due to the wildfires, according to the Oregon Employment Department.
The South Lane Fire board accepted the resignation of board member Jennifer Radcliffe.
Victims of the Echo Mountain Fire in Lincoln County will be able to connect with resources at the Lincoln City Outlet Malls starting Tuesday.
The Coos Bay Fire Department rescued the residents of a rural home that was destroyed by a fire Friday night.
Many area hotels are likely nearing capacity as they juggle evacuees and families helping their students move into the dorms.
Officials reported 185 new confirmed and presumptive coronavirus cases Sunday, with five new deaths.
Some evacuation levels in Linn County were downgraded Sunday morning.
Officials reported that the Archie Creek Fire had grown to 121,379 acres with 10 percent containment Sunday morning.
Data is updated nightly.