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  1. Pedestrians seriously injured by pickup near Salem CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | KATU-TV Portland

    SALEM, Ore. Two young pedestrians were hit by a pickup early Friday morning as they crossed the road after watching a movie at Salem Center, police officials said.

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  2. Salem cheer coach arrested after sexting 14-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | KATU-TV Portland

    A cheer coach at a gym in Salem was arrested by Salem police after sexting a 14-year-old girl who went to the gym. He has been a cheer coach at various gyms in the Salem area and police are worried there may be other victims out there who have not come forward.

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  3. 18-year-old student at Chemawa Indian school collapses, dies in roomRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | KATU-TV Portland

    An 18-year-old student at the Chemawa Indian School in Salem collapsed in her room early this morning and medical personnel were unable to be resuscitate her. Chemawa is a Native American boarding school that contracts with the Marion County Sheriff's Office when they need law enforcement response.

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  4. Salem man goes to court for drug charges with drugs in his pocketRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | KATU-TV Portland

    A Salem man walked into his arraignment on heroin possession charges with needles and heroin in his pocket, Salem Police officials said. Michael Durban, 23, of Salem now faces another count of unlawful possession of heroin after the security screening process found him with hypodermic needles and a cotton ball that deputies believe contains heroin.

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  5. Salem PD: Photos of officer sleeping in car 'will be investigated'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | KATU-TV Portland

    SALEM, Ore. A police officer in Salem was caught on camera apparently sleeping in his patrol car, and now Salem's chief of police is investigating.

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  6. Man uses bomb threat to steal a pack of cigarettesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | KATU-TV Portland

    SALEM, Ore. A man walked out of a 7-11 Store with a pack of cigarettes after telling the clerk he had a bomb and wouldn't be paying for the smokes, Salem Police said.

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  7. Prosecutor: Oregon State Police detective to plead guilty to forgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | KATU-TV Portland

    An Oregon State Police detective who investigated a 2011 Northwest killing spree by a pair of white supremacists is expected to plead guilty to charges of forgery and official misconduct related to the case, a prosecutor said Wednesday. Detective David Steele will enter the plea Friday at his arraignment in Salem and be sentenced, Marion County deputy district attorney Paige Clarkson announced in a statement.

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  8. Salem waitress, mom of 3 wins million-dollar prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | KATU-TV Portland

    Surrounded by applause, Karen Crider receives a big check worth a million dollars from an Old Navy store in Keizer, Oregon. KEIZER, Ore.

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  9. Salem teacher who stripped student in class resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | KATU-TV Portland

    A Salem teacher who stripped a sweatshirt off a 15-year-old girl in a classroom struggle has resigned after 23 years with the district. Carrie McCann had been on paid leave while Salem-Keizer officials investigated the Oct. 17 incident that was caught on video.

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  10. Music teacher arrested after sending lewd texts to minorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | KATU-TV Portland

    Ivan Hallstead, 25, of Salem, was charged with online sexual corruption of a child II and luring a minor. Hallstead is accused of texting and trying to lure a minor for sex.

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  11. Police: 3 shootings in Salem, 2 men taken to the hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | KATU-TV Portland

    Two men were taken to the hospital with gunshot wounds Tuesday night, and investigators are working to find out if three separate shootings are connected. Officials said the first man was shot at around 8:30 p.m. Tuesday on Evergreen Avenue near the Oregon State Fairgrounds.

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  12. Police: Homeowner shoots returning thief's SUV with shotgunRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | KATU-TV Portland

    SALEM, Ore. A thief hit a homeowner in the leg with an SUV early Monday morning as the man was pointing a shotgun at the vehicle to stop him from driving off, the Marion County Sheriff's Office said.

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  13. Miss Teen Oregon '09 busted for possession in drug house caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | KATU-TV Portland

    KEIZER, Ore. The former Miss Teen Oregon-World winner was busted for drug possession Wednesday as detectives followed a lead in a possible drug house, Keizer police officials said.

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  14. Police arrest 3 in raid on suspected meth house near middle schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | KATU-TV Portland

    Officers arrested three people during a drug raid Wednesday at a suspected meth dealer's house near a Keizer middle school, Keizer police officials said. Detectives started the investigation in June when a concerned citizen accused Jarrod Wells, 37, of selling methamphetamine from his home on Saundra Lee Way .

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  15. 'Sweet, golden and mellow;' food bank friends remember slain Salem manRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | KATU-TV Portland

    His friends at the Marion-Polk Food Share say to know 66-year-old Michael Hampshire just look to his eyes and his laugh lines from all that smiling. "How about, sweet, golden and mellow? "Yes, because that's a sweet, golden and mellow man," friend and food share colleague, Janet Spingath described Hampshire to KATU.

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  16. Police K-9, Rex, missing in West SalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | KATU-TV Portland

    Rex escaped from his handler and was last seen near West Salem High School at 1:30 p.m. Thursday. He is a 4-year-old German Shepard, weighing at 85 lbs.

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  17. Willamette University football player arrested for Salem murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | KATU-TV Portland

    Beau Smith apparently loved playing football. You can tell from this video posted last year on Willamette University's website.

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  18. Oregon best friend serial con artist arrested in Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | KATU-TV Portland

    Washington County Sheriff's deputies say the woman befriending people, just to get close enough to steal thousand of dollars, was arrested in Los Angeles Wednesday night. "Once she lives with you for awhile she steals and then moves onto the next one," Taylor Nunes told KATU.

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  19. Man found dead near Downtown Salem intersecionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | KATU-TV Portland

    SALEM, Ore. Police say they have a "person of interest" after a man was found dead early Wednesday morning near the intersection of Winter and D Streets in Salem, police officials said.

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  20. Salem Police need help solving hit-and-run involving cyclistRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | KATU-TV Portland

    Salem Police is asking for the public's help in finding a driver who was possibly involved or witnessed a hit-and-run accident on Tuesday. 33-year-old David Diedrich, of Salem, said around 4 p.m. he was riding his bicycle on the south side sidewalk of NE Court St. and was crossing NE Church St. when he was hit by a car.

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