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He said although some leases for high-tech businesses may have dropped, other industries are picking up the slack.
In the wake of cutbacks by other airlines serving Eugene Airport, Horizon Air and Alaska Airlines Cargo are picking up the slack to offer full air freight service from Eugene starting Monday, Jan.
But picking up the slack were senior running backs Cameron Luna (88 yards rushing) and Sean Davis (81 yards) and quarterback Bryan Vargas (two rushing touchdowns, one passing touchdown).