Uber and The City of Eugene have been trying to work things out for the past year. There's no sign in the near future of the two being compatible. (Wes Franco/ The Emerald)

Eugene reviewing proposal to encourage Uber’s return

Despite the rumors, Eugene may not see Uber return for the foreseeable future. On April 3, 2015, the San Francisco-based ridesharing service, which currently operates in 410 cities worldwide, suspended operations in Eugene. The company sent a letter to Mayor Kitty Piercy and city council members explaining its withdrawal. The letter stated …



Cheridan Hawkins (11) hugs catcher Janelle Lindvall (26) after her 1000th career strikeout. The No. 5 Oregon Ducks face the Arizona Wildcats at Jane Sanders Stadium in Eugene, Ore. on April 29, 2016. (Samuel Marshall/Emerald)

Cheridan Hawkins’ career night leads Ducks past Arizona 2-0

Cheridan Hawkins was certainly back to form on Friday night. She struck out eight batters, allowing just one hit and one walk to keep Arizona at bay and help power the Ducks past the visitors, 2-0, for a series-opening win. “She did a tremendous job using all her pitches,” head coach Mike …



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Guest viewpoint: North Carolina might be onto something

This piece reflects the views of the author, Patrick Westerberg, and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues to Okay, let me see if I understand this issue. …