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  1. Local students fare well at the Marion County FairRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Newberg Graphic

    The St. Paul Green Grazers 4-H club sent 22 students to the Marion County Fair July 10-13, with the entire group placing third overall for large livestock herdsmanship.

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  2. Smoke in the hills? Field burning season arrives earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Business Journal

    ... jump-started this year because of an early harvest. It continues to be allowed in the Silverton Hills of east Marion County as well as areas outside of Lane, Benton and south Linn County. In those areas, steep terrain and certain grass species ...

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  3. View CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Newberg Graphic

    The St. Paul Green Grazers 4-H club sent 22 students to the Marion County Fair July 10-13, with the entire group placing third overall for large livestock herdsmanship.

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  4. Numerous resignations draw attention of S-K School BoardRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Keizertimes.com

    ... board members of many districts in Oregon are. The board heard first reading of a proposed agreement by which Marion County would widen Cordon Road at its intersection with Carolina Avenue. The project is intended to help clear traffic from the ...

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  5. Police: Suspects arrested after attacking man with knife, broken bottleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | KATU-TV Portland

    ... itchen knife. The victim was able to escape and run away. Officers arrested both suspects and took them to the Marion County Jail. The men face charges of third degree assault and menacing.

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  6. Oregon man rescued from Mt. Jefferson never thought he'd need to use emergency beaconRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | OregonLive.com

    ... "Miko" Smilenski took this photo on himself on July 18, 2014, before falling during a hike on Mt. Jefferson in Marion County. (Courtesy of Michael Smilenski) Five months ago, Michael "Miko" Smilenski ponied up about $280 to buy an emergency beacon ...

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  7. Injured hiker rescued near Mt. JeffersonRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | The Bee

    The Marion County Sheriff's Office was notified of Smilenski's potential situation via a Personal Locator Beacon, which is similar to locating devices used on aircrafts, but are for personal use.

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  8. Injured hiker activates locator beacon, rescued after fall near Mt. JeffersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    ... Force Rescue Coordination Center, located in Panama City, Florida, saw the beacon activation and alerted the Marion County Sheriff's Office. The coordination center learned there was a beacon registered to Smilenski, who lives in the Detroit, Ore. ...

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  9. Hiker survives 100-foot fall on Mt. JeffersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | KGW-TV Portland

    Michael Smilenski, 56, an experienced hiker, was traversing up the mountain near Detroit Friday when he fell around 100 feet, according to Officer Sergeant Jeff Stutrud of the Marion County Sheriff's Office.

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  10. STATE v. DELLRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | FindLaw

    ... at issue. Count 1, for example, read, "The defendant, on or between December 1, 2010 to June 25, 2011, in Marion County, Oregon, having previously been convicted [of a felony], did unlawfully and knowingly own and have in said defendant's ...

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  11. Fire crews knock down 4-alarm fire in TurnerRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | The Oregonian

    Marion County fire crews on Friday knocked down a four-alarm fire in Turner that burned about 15 to 20 acres, fire officials said.

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  12. Portland Man Dies In Leap From Thousand-foot TowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | KBND-AM Bend

    Marion County authorities say a Portland man died after attempting a BASE jump from a one-thousand-foot tower near Silverton.

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  13. Portland BASE jumper dies in SilvertonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | KGW-TV Portland

    ... never called to let them know he was safe after a planned base jump from a 1000-foot-high tower in Silverton. Marion County Sheriff's Deputy Steve Cooper, an experienced base jumper, said he thinks Sommer grabbed a lanyard as well as the handle to ...

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  14. BASE jumping accident near Silverton kills Portland manRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | KATU-TV Portland

    NEAR SILVERTON, Ore. A man was found dead Thursday morning southeast of Silverton after he attempted a BASE jump, the Marion County Sheriff's Office said.

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  15. Man accused of pulling out gun at Salem Target store caughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | KATU-TV Portland

    ... Kraig James Fox of Keizer on Tuesday night. Fox was arrested on warrants for parole violation and taken to the Marion County Jail. The Marion County Sheriff's Office says Fox will likely face charges in connection with the robbery after he is ...

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  16. Keizer man arrested in connection with Salem armed robberyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | The Oregonian

    ... James Fox, 28, of Keizer was taken into custody on outstanding warrants for parole violation and lodged in the Marion County Jail. Fox will be interviewed by detectives, who expected he will face charges in connection with the July 14 robbery at the ...

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  17. Silverton teen dies after wreck on Hazelgreen Road near SalemRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | OregonLive.com

    The 17-year-old Silverton driver involved in a crash off Hazelgreen Road early Sunday has died, the Marion County Sheriff's Office said Monday.

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  18. Hello! I am an unborn of British Columbia, speaking from Oregon. By MEHTAB-UD-DINRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | Pakistan Christian Post

    ... everything as my various nerves have some life. Now, I am lying near an electric furnace of the Incinerator in Marion County, Oregon (US) and waiting for my turn to be razed from this real Mother Earth forever. I am not alone here; I have my other ...

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  19. Man running illegal towing service busted after towing undercover police carRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Detroit Free Press

    ... Selmer began to tow the undercover Oregon State Police vehicle from a parking lot Tuesday. He was taken to the Marion County jail and may face additional charges regarding the investigation by state police after a review by the Marion County ...

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  20. Community CalendarRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | Keizertimes.com

    Marion County Fair, Oregon State Fairgrounds, Salem. Fair opens at 10 a.m. each day.

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