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Nov 16, 2012 at 3:41 PM
ESPN College GameDay got Eugene Skydivers to perform an exhibition skydive featuring the Oregon Duck mascot - or most of the mascot, at least.
Feb 15, 2012 at 9:20 AM
At least 100 people packed the Creswell Community Center Tuesday night to address the City Council about the fate of Hobby Field.
Feb 10, 2012 at 9:56 AM


CRESWELL, Ore.--The City of Creswell is considering closing its airport.

City leaders say the legal battle with Eugene Skydivers over using the airport is just too expensive and may force them to close the Creswell Airport...
Feb 10, 2012 at 9:26 AM
The city of Creswell is considering closing its airport. City leaders say the legal battle with Eugene Skydivers over using the airport is just too expensive and may force them to close the Creswell Airport entirely.
Nov 4, 2011 at 4:00 PM
Falling 120 mph from 10,000 feet in the sky: Some people do this for fun.
Jul 14, 2011 at 1:48 PM
The largest clay target shooting event in Oregon in 2011 is Thursday through Sunday, hosted by the Cottage Grove - Eugene Sportsmen’s Club (CGESC). The National Sporting Clays Association (NSCA) Championship for Oregon will attract clay target...
Jul 6, 2011 at 8:00 AM
Over two miles in the skies above town, professional skydiver and videographer Whitney Harder is working at the job the loves.
Feb 1, 2011 at 12:13 PM
Four Fern Ridge Middle School students took science to the next level by inventing a rescue pod to help victims of serious disasters. They tested the pod with the Eugene Skydivers. This is the video of KVAL coverage.   For the students full story, click here.
Feb 1, 2011 at 11:51 AM
Four Fern Ridge Middle School students took science to the next level by inventing a rescue pod to help victims of serious disasters. They tested the pod with the Eugene Skydivers. This is the video of the pod falling from the sky. For the students...
Feb 1, 2011 at 11:49 AM
Four Fern Ridge Middle School Students took what they learned in science class to the next level. A team of three boys and one girl call themselves The Rescuers. Together, they entered a science contest called eCybermission. Ecybermission is a...
Jun 10, 2009 at 10:01 AM
The Federal Aviation Administration, in a letter sent to the city last month, said it's up to airport management to decide whether skydiving is permitted. To ban it, however, the city must prove it is unsafe.
Mar 23, 2009 at 6:29 PM
One skydiving firm says business is down at the Creswell Airport since the government forced them to find another landing zone. And for another skydiving company, business isn't down -- it's done.
Feb 11, 2008 at 11:38 AM
It might be too late to save a pair of companies, but a consultant hired by the city says pilots and skydivers can co-exist at Creswell Airport.
Jul 20, 2007 at 5:27 PM
Wright Brothers Skydiving will have to find a new place for their parachutists to land if they want to stay in business.
Jul 18, 2007 at 6:07 PM
A skydiving operator in Creswell is breathing a sigh of relief after two turbulent years.