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Mar 6, 2012 at 10:32 PM
Navistar, the parent company of Monaco RV, announced last August that they will be scaling back on their manufacturing operations in Coburg. As part of the restructuring, Navistar recently announced 255 employees will be laid off.
Aug 2, 2011 at 5:14 PM


Official press release from Navistar

Navistar Announces North America Restructuring to Drive Greater Manufacturing Flexibility

Company confirms capacity to meet future demand

WARRENVILLE, Ill. (August 2, 2011) -...
Jun 29, 2011 at 5:19 PM
"The RV industry was one of the first sectors of the economy to feel the recession," says Chris Jackson, co-owner and general manager of Beaver Coach Sales & Service in Bend.
Jun 13, 2011 at 12:07 PM
The U.S. Department of Labor has announced a nearly $1.3 million National Emergency Grant to help about 1,050 Oregon workers affected by layoffs at Monaco Coach Corp. in Coburg.
May 20, 2011 at 3:50 PM
Laura Hall remembers the day her job in the RV manufacturing industry vanished.
May 20, 2011 at 3:50 PM
EUGENE, Ore. - Laura Hall remembers the day her job in the RV manufacturing industry vanished. "People started disappearing," she recalled of that day at Monaco Coach, "and next two men came beside me and walked me to the door and that was it." Hall...
Jul 26, 2010 at 10:16 AM
Nearly one in five people in Lane County don't have health insurance. A Eugene non-profit held a free medical clinic to help put a dent in the need for affordable health care.
Feb 9, 2010 at 4:00 AM
Ruggedly beautiful Steens Mountain stands in an area of southeast Oregon so isolated that it's barely changed since cattle king Pete French arrived in the late 1800s. But soon, the scenery will change.
Nov 30, 2009 at 5:37 PM
A federal bankruptcy judge ordered the RV manufacturer convert from Chapter 11 proceedings to company enter Chapter 7 liqudation and sell off its assets to pay back an $8.5 million loan to Wells Fargo.
Aug 7, 2009 at 7:53 PM
About 400 workers are back on the job at the Monaco RV plant in Coburg eight months after it shut down.
Jun 5, 2009 at 11:28 AM
Business and community leaders in Coburg were pleased to hear that Navistar International Corp. has completed its purchase of some Monaco Coach Corp. assets for about $47 million.
May 19, 2009 at 4:13 PM
Coburg Pizza Company is hitting the national spotlight after being featured in the May edition of PMQ Pizza Magazine. While the economy is tough, the pizzeria's owners said they're relying on their faith to keep the restaurant open.
Apr 24, 2009 at 5:12 PM
RV maker Monaco Coach Corp. says Navistar International Corp. will buy most of its assets for about $52 million. The Lane County company said Friday the deal would be subject to approval in federal bankruptcy court in Delaware, where it had sought protection.
Mar 26, 2009 at 3:45 PM
Navistar International Corp. said Thursday it has signed a nonbinding letter of intent buy Coburg-based Monaco Coach Corp.'s recreational vehicle manufacturing business, just 21 days after Monaco entered Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection
Mar 9, 2009 at 3:46 PM
Fleetwood Travel Trailers of Oregon says it is getting out of the business and closing its plants in Pendleton and La Grande, which employ about 415 people.