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  1. Man arrested after his father dies in a fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | KBND-AM Bend

    Marion County authorities have a man in custody after his father died in a fire in the community of Jefferson. Thirty-six-year-old John Duran is facing charges of second-degree manslaughter, reckless burning, and recklessly endangering another, in the death of 81-year-old Candido Duran.

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  2. Police arrest third suspect in North Portland shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Clackamas Review

    The Portland Police Bureau Gang Enforcement Team has arrested the third suspect in the Dec. 12 shooting at Rosemary Anderson High School. Marquise D'Angelo Murphy, 16, was arrested in Keizer late Tuesday, Dec. 16, as a result of a police case in Marion County.

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  3. Marion County man killed in duplex fire identified; son charged with manslaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | OregonLive.com

    ... second-degree manslaughter, reckless burning and recklessly endangering another. (Jefferson Fire District) Marion County authorities have identified the 81-year-old man who was killed in a Jefferson duplex fire early Wednesday and arrested his son. ...

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  4. 3rd Rosemary Anderson HS shooting suspect arrested after car chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    ... Team detectives said. Officials said Murphy was riding in the car that led officers on a pursuit in Marion County. Police also arrested 18-year-old Marquel Dugas Saturday for his alleged involvement in the shooting outside Rosemary Anderson High , ...

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  5. Man found dead inside duplex destroyed by fire along Hwy 99ERead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    Detectives found a man dead inside of a duplex early Wednesday morning after flames destroyed the residence along Highway 99E in Jefferson, The Marion County Sheriff's Office said. Firefighters were called out at around 3 a.m. Wednesday on reports of a fire in a duplex on the Jefferson Highway .

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  6. Man's body found inside burned Marion County duplex; detectives called to investigateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | OregonLive.com

    ... found the body of a man inside a burned duplex in Jefferson early Wednesday. Police are investigating. (Marion County Sheriff's Office) Police and firefighters located the body of a man inside a Jefferson duplex that was destroyed by fire early ...

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  7. New Transitional Care Building in Salem Provides Seniors with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | PRWeb

    The Avamere Family of Companies opened the doors to the newly constructed Salem Transitional Care , which is located at 3400 Boone Rd. SE next to Bonaventure Assisted Living and Retirement Community. The 53,000 square foot building provides patients recovering from illness or injury with intensive skilled nursing and rehabilitation services.

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  8. Preferred Offeror Named on Marion County Consolidated Justice Center ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | jdsupra.com

    City of Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard announced today that WMB Heartland Justice Partners was selected as the Preferred Offeror to design, build, finance, operate and maintain the new Marion County Consolidated Justice Facility. WMB Heartland Justice Partners is comprised of equity members Walsh Investors, LLC, Meridiam Infrastructure Indy Justice, LLC, and Balfour Beatty Investments, Inc. In making the announcement, Mayor Ballard said of the project: "It will solve so many problems, so many problems that contribute to our existing facilities being outdated, inefficient and unsafe."

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  9. State v. PV LomchanthalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | FindLaw

    ... officer, the State must prove beyond a reasonable doubt the following five elements: That the act occurred in Marion County, Oregon; that the act occurred on or about May 12, 2012; that [defendant] knowingly caused physical injury to [Smith]; that ...

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  10. Willamette student-athlete had altercation but didn't murder 66-year-old, attorney saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | OregonLive.com

    The attorney for a football player charged with killing a 66-year-old Oregon man last month said his client had an altercation with the man but didn't commit murder. Willamette University wide receiver Beau Smith, who turned 22 last week, has not entered a plea to the murder charge filed after the death of Michael Hampshire on Nov. 12. "We're really working to convince the state this is not a murder case," defense attorney Walter Todd said after a brief court hearing Thursday in Marion County.

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  11. Sublimity man struck and killed by SUV as he crossed Cascade Highway near StaytonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | OregonLive.com

    A 59-year-old man was struck and killed by a sport utility vehicle Wednesday night as he attempted to cross Cascade Highway just north of Stayton , according to the Marion County Sheriff's office. It was dark and raining when Harold McAlister of Sublimity stepped in front of a 2002 Toyota Sequoia traveling south at around 6 p.m., said Sgt.

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  12. Man charged with heroin possession comes to court with heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... possession after he showed up to court with a syringe and cotton ball in his pocket, deputies said. (Courtesy Marion County Sheriff Office) A Salem, Ore. man is facing a second count of heroin possession after he showed up to court with a syringe ...

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  13. Man facing drug charge goes to court with heroin in pocketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | New York Daily News

    ... court to face drug charges. Michael Durban had been scheduled to be arraigned on a heroin possession charge at Marion County Circuit Court on Monday, reports KPTV . But the 23-year-old was arrested yet again after security busted him with a needle ...

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  14. Reaching For YieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Forbes.com

    ... the total return over a long period, long enough to stretch back to before the 2008 crash. 3. Premium erosion. Marion County, Ore. has a tax-exempt bond outstanding with a fat 5.5% coupon. It was issued years ago, when interest rates were higher. It ...

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  15. Drug Offender Shows Up To Court With Drug ParaphernaliaRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | KXL-AM Portland

    A 23-year-old Salem man showed up for his arraignment on drug charges with drug paraphernalia in his pocket. It was discovered when Michael Durban walked through the security screening process at the Marion County Circuit Court Annex.

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  16. Salem Man Shows Up For Court Appearance On Drug Charges With Drugs In His PocketRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | KXL-AM Portland

    A 23 year old Salem man showed up for his arraignment on drug charges with drug paraphernalia in his pocket. It was discovered when Michael Durban walked through the security screening process at the Marion County Circuit Court Annex.

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  17. Sex offender who tormented Sherwood girl, 13, for sex gets 37 years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Oregonian

    ... term. Hernandez said he was trying to protect children from McElroy - who previously had been convicted in Marion County of molesting two children, ages 8 and 13. He'd served more than six years in prison, and was released in 2006. McElroy completed ...

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  18. Illegal pro-GMO observers accused of disrupting Oregon labeling law vote countRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Russia Taday

    ... then put it in writing to the county clerks on Monday in case there was any uncertainty over the issue." In Marion County, Clerk Bill Burgess allowed one out-of-state observer for each campaign to sit off to the side of the room where the recount ...

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  19. 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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  20. Lead detective on NW killing spree accused of forging documentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    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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