Marion County Newswire

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  1. Suspected hit-and-run driver arrested after man found dead in SalemRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    ... Other agencies assisted Oregon State Police in their investigation. Those agencies include: Salem Police, the Marion County Sheriff's Office, the Salem Fire Department, the Marion County District Attorney's Office, the Marion County Medical ...

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  2. Keizer police investigate head-on collision involving McNary High School studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Oregonian

    ... Their names and ages were not released by the police department. The collision is being investigated by the Marion County Crash Team, that include members of the police department and the Oregon State Police. "The CRASH Teams charge is to ...

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  3. Big Toy will change future of KeizerRead the original story

    Friday | Keizertimes.com

    ... The Big Toy at Keizer Rapids Park will make possible healthy, active outdoor play for Keizer's and Marion County's children. This is the right project at the right time to improve the future of our children and families. Keizer Rapids Parks began ...

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  4. 2 men arrested in connection with south Salem deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | OregonLive.com

    ... 56-year old William Toressa of Prineville and 32-year old Joshua Johnson of Lyons. Both men were booked at the Marion County Correctional Facility. Police released no details about what started the altercation or how the men knew one another. They ...

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  5. Detroit Lake health advisory for algae levels rescinded in time for weekend campingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Oregonian

    The Oregon Health Authority has lifted a health advisory issued May 15 for Detroit Lake, located 46 miles southeast of Salem on the North Santiam River in Linn and Marion counties. The lifting of the advisory comes just before a typical big lake weekend over Memorial Day, but water levels remain very low in the popular boating and fishing reservoir.

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  6. Richard Cagen arrested in Oregon for pleasuring himself in car near Bi-MartRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Daily Mail

    A 64-year-old healthcare executive was arrested on a public indecency charge after Oregon police responded to reports of a man pleasuring himself in a parked car outside of a crowded shopping center. Richard 'Rick' Cagen, the chief executive officer and president of Silverton Health, was booked into Marion County Jail after the incident outside of a Bi-Mart in Woodburn on Thursday morning.

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  7. Courtesy Photo: Marion County Sheriff's Office - Rick Cagen.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Portland Tribune

    Woodburn police arrested the president and chief executive officer of Silverton Health Thursday for allegedly masturbating inside his car in the parking lot of the Woodburn Bi-Mart. Rick Cagen, 64, was charged with one count of public indecency, a class A misdemeanor carrying a maximum penalty of one year in jail and a $6,250 fine.

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  8. Suspects Sentenced In North Portland ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | KXL-AM Portland

    ... pulled out a 9mm Ruger handgun and fired. A fourth suspect was sentenced to a year and a half of probation in Marion County and two years in Multnmah County. Prosecutors say Geno King tried to help Marquise leave the state by driving a car towards ...

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  9. Oregon 99E closed near Hubbard after collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | OregonLive.com

    Oregon 99E is closed north of Hubbard in both directions after a two-vehicle collision sent at least one person to the hospital. State troopers said few details are available about the Marion County crash, which involved a motorcycle and one other vehicle.

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  10. Man pleads guilty in Woodburn murder, sentenced to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    The Marion County district attorney's office says a 21-year-old man has pleaded guilty to the February 2014 murder of an 18-year-old Woodburn man and been sentenced to life in prison. Ramon Pena-Cornelio entered his plea Friday in Circuit Court in the stabbing death of Ricardo Hernandez.

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  11. Woodburn man gets life sentence for 2014 murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | The Oregonian

    The man behind the fatal stabbing of an 18-year-old Woodburn man was sentenced Friday to life in prison. Ramon Pena-Cornelio, 21, pleaded guilty in Marion County Circuit Count to the February 2014 murder of Ricardo Hernandez.

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  12. Fanus receives life sentence for 1998 murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | KCBY-TV Coos Bay

    Fanus had been convicted of aggravated murder and a number of other charges by a Douglas County jury after a trial in 1999. The death sentence from the 1999 trial was overturned by a Marion County post-conviction relief court in 2012.

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  13. Marion County Sheriff's Office promotes 10-year veteran to lieutenantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | OregonLive.com

    Lieutenant Chris Baldridge is sworn in during a promotional ceremony with the Marion County Sheriff's Office. Members of the county sheriff's office gathered for Lieutenant Chris Baldridge's promotional swearing-in ceremony Thursday, May 7, in the county building.

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  14. Jury deems officers justified in use of deadly forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    ... Friday, April 24, 2015. Police exchanged gunfire with the suspect. A police dog was wounded. SALEM, Ore. A Marion County Grand Jury unanimously found that four Salem Police Department officers were justified in their use of deadly force against Mark ...

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  15. Salem teacher arrested for branding students with Tesla coilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Examiner.com

    ... He has been placed on leave by the Salem-Keizer School District but no charges have been filed. According to Marion County District Attorney Walt Beglau, the investigation is ongoing and the case has not been dropped. As far as the students, the ...

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  16. Police: Teacher burned messages on students' arm with Tesla coilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... science, including physical and marine science at South Salem High School in Salem. Dufner was taken to the Marion County jail, where he posted $2,000 bail. He has been placed on administrative leave by the Salem-Keizer School District. Marion ...

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  17. Teacher burns 'I love mom' into students' arms with Tesla coilsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Digital Trends

    ... harmed in the process, but nevertheless, the Salem-Keizer School District has placed Dufner on leave. Marion County Deputy District Attorney Doug Hanson said Wednesday that there is no plan to file charges against Dufner "for now." The investigation ...

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  18. Charges dropped against South Salem teacher who burned 'I (heart) Mom' messages into students' armsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | The Oregonian

    Marion County authorities have dropped charges against a South Salem High School teacher arrested for allegedly burning "I Mom" into students' arms with a Tesla coil . Salem police arrested Samuel David "Sam" Dufner, 37, Tuesday on suspicion of criminal mistreatment after investigating complaints from parents.

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  19. Complaint dismissed against Woodburn officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Portland Tribune

    A Mount Angel woman who alleges she was sexually assaulted by a Woodburn police officer has withdrawn a stalking complaint against that officer, however, the matter is still being investigated. Evangelina Chaparro filed a request for a stalking protective order March 20 in Marion County court against WPD officer Josh Rains.

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  20. South Salem teacher arrested for burning "I (heart) Mom" into students' armsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | The Oregonian

    A classroom science demonstration apparently went wrong last week, leading to the arrest of a South Salem High School teacher. Samuel David "Sam" Dufner, 37, of Monmouth was arrested Tuesday by Marion County sheriff's deputies for allegedly burning "I Mom" into several students' arms with a Tesla coil .

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