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Land Board Approves Recommendation to Sell 2,728 Acres in Elliott State Forest
SALEM, Ore. , Dec. 10 -- The Oregon Department of State Lands issued the following news release: At their public meeting Tuesday, the State Land Board approved moving forward on selling five scattered tracts in the Elliott State Forest through an open competitive bid process.
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Shooting-anniversary vigils scheduled to honor victims
Clackamas Town Center hosts a memorial and candlelight vigil titled 'Remembrance and Resolve' from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11, the one-year anniversary of the shootings at the mall.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Wounded Marion County deputy released from hospital two days after shooting
The Marion County Sheriff's Office said in a press release that Deputy Jim Buchholz, a nine-year veteran with the department, was released from hospital care Sunday afternoon.
Giving season: St. Francis Shelter surprised with gifts from wish list
A local business owner pulled up to St. Francis Shelter for families Monday with two pickup truck loads full of gifts from the shelter's wish list.
West Salem school boundary proposal altered
Salem-Keizer School District officials on Monday unveiled changes to their initial West Salem school boundary proposal for the next school year, responding to concerns raised by parents.
Weather bogs down Salem area
With high temperatures that stayed below 30 degrees, the Salem area experienced a number of hang-ups Monday from the ongoing cold front.
Broken pipes area hazard in Salem
Fixing a broken water main on Mission Street SE is no picnic in June. But in Monday's 24 degrees, it was downright dangerous.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Race Preview: Hangover Run 3k and Beer Mile on New Years Day in Salem
After a night of staying up late, partying, and generally being unhealthy, what better way to kick off the new year than a little run?! The Hangover Run 3k , put on by Run Wild Adventures , is a very simple, short, and fun event that will allow you to get 2014 kicked off right.
Salem school closures: Salem-Keizer schools two hours late; several districts closed
Al Thiel, an employee at a Safeway gas station in Philomath, cleans an accumulation of snow off the back of a car midday Friday after a wintry storm dropped as much as six inches or more in the Corvallis-Philomath area.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Salem tilts for downtown barcade
"It's been awesome," said CJ Nelson, owner of The Coin Jam, 439 Court St. NE. "We've had great business from the very beginning."
Salem's Victorian homes welcome Christmas in style
Salem's Historic Deepwood Estate and Bush House Museum let you slip back in time by walking through a door.
Death of Salem girl still unsolved six months later
The death of a 3-year-old Salem girl remains unsolved more than six months since she was found unconscious in her home.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Deputy shot east of Salem ID'd, condition upgraded
SALEM, Ore. A deputy shot in a rural area east of Salem Friday has been upgraded to serious condition Saturday, police said.
Police broadening their search for 13-year-old Samantha Dodson, missing since Tuesday
Billboards in Milwaukie and Beaverton now are asking everyone to watch for Samantha Dodson, a 13-year-old Oregon City-area girl missing and thought to be traveling with a 40-year-old man.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Reward offered for information on armed robbery suspect
Salem police are looking for a suspect in two armed robberies in West Salem this week.
Salem could reach a record low tonight
Chain requirements are in effect for I-5 through parts of Douglas, Lane and Linn counties.
Things to do this weekend in Salem
It is a serious live music weekend with a dozen options to hear all styles of music, plus a few other festive celebrations can get you in the holiday mood.
Marion County to settle excessive force lawsuit for $100,000
The Marion County Sheriff's Office has agreed to settle a lawsuit for $100,000 with a man who said deputies used excessive force when breaking up a bar fight.
Deputy injured, suspect in custody in shooting east of Salem
Dozens of officers and an armored vehicle were on the scene and engaged in a "very high risk" tactical operation in a remote area east of Salem near 117th Avenue Northeast and Sunnyview Road Northeast, said Sgt.
Marion County deputy injured, possibly shot, Salem newspaper reports
The Salem Statesman-Journal is reporting that several law-enforcement agencies have responded to reports that a Marion County deputy has possibly been shot on a Christmas tree farm near 117th and Sunnyview Road N.E. Attributing its reports to radio dispatch, the Statesman-Journal says that around 4 p.m., radio traffic indicated that shots were ... (more)