October 22, 2018
Salem-News.com (Dec-11-2008 20:51)
House Auto Bailout Supporters Received Average of 65% More from Auto Industry InterestsBy MapLight.org Special to Salem-News.com
“Big-money interest groups investing in political influence see sky-high returns, while 'we the people' foot the bill" - Daniel Newman, MAPLight.org's executive director
(BERKELEY, Calif.) -
Members of the U.S. House of Representatives voted to pass the Auto Industry Financing and Restructuring Act last night.
Salem-News.com (Dec-11-2008 07:52)
Libertarian Party Calls Logic Behind Auto Bailout `Insanity`Salem-News.com
Says only hope for the long-term viability of automakers is bankruptcy and restructuring.
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) -
The nation's largest third-party is calling for Congress to strike down a measure backed by the White House that would risk at least $15 billion of taxpayer dollars to bailout the American automotive industry.
Salem-News.com (Dec-05-2008 08:33)
It`s the Auto Technology, CongressGuest Commentary by James E. Malackowski for Salem-News.com
If our nation ever plans to address the importance of clean technology, climate changes, and energy efficiency, the future of these proprietary technologies must be a priority in Washington, not just Detroit.
General Motors, Ford and Chrysler are collectively one of the world's primary sources for the research and development of green and fuel-efficient technologies. As Washington decides on aid to the ailing auto industry, top consideration should be given to the significant potential of these Big 3 technologies for stimulating economic and job growth and creating a greener and more fuel-efficient world.
Salem-News.com (Sep-21-2008 23:29)
O`Brien Auto Group New Owner of Salem`s DeLon Auto CenterBonnie King Salem-News.com Business Report
O'Brien Auto Group, the largest auto dealer in Washington state, has completed its purchase of DeLon Auto Center and invited Salem-News.com to see for ourselves what this evolution means to Salem.
(SALEM, Ore.) -
There's a new kid in town, and his name is Mike O'Brien. He has quite a reputation for his success on the business front, as well as out on the field. Maybe it's just the shot in the arm Salem needs to remind consumers that the best value may indeed be just down the street.
Salem-News.com (Mar-18-2008 14:24)
SEDCOR Speedway 2008Salem-News.com Business Report
The 2008 Gala was a special evening in support of economic development in the Mid-Willamette Valley.
(SALEM, Ore.) -
SEDCOR held their Annual Gala Friday night at the Oregon Pavilion. This year NASCAR racing was the theme and over 650 members were in attendance.
Salem-News.com (Nov-21-2007 05:12)
New Documentary Showcases Local Race Car Driver with a Heart (VIDEO)Tim King Salem-News.com
"Wheels of Speed Heart of Compassion" is the story of local race car driver Rich Bailey.
(SALEM, Ore.) -
If you live in the Salem/Keizer area and follow local motorsports, then the odds are good that you have heard of Rich Bailey.
Salem-News.com (Nov-16-2007 05:12)
Tim and Bonnie King`s Hot Wheels in Las VegasBonnie King Salem-News.com
Welcome to another side of the owners of Salem-News; take a journey through the heart of the Las Vegas motorworld and a ride back in time for Tim and Bonnie King.
(Salem, Oregon) -
Hot Wheels in Las Vegas was a half hour television program produced by Tim and Bonnie King in 2000/2001 for Las Vegas TV station KFBT Channel 33.
Salem-News.com (Aug-20-2007 12:12)
Penalty Will Increase for Cheating on DMV TestSalem-News.com
Oregon increases punishment for residents considered "cheaters" at the DMV.
(SALEM, Ore.) -
The penalty for cheating on the DMV knowledge test will get tougher starting Sept. 4th. Under a pilot policy, applicants who DMV determines are cheating will not be eligible to retake any knowledge test for 90 days.
Salem-News.com (Aug-02-2007 13:57)
Potentially Dangerous Tires Shipped to Dealers in OregonSalem-News.com
As many as 270,000 tires may have been considered substandard or missing “gum strips,” an important part of a tire related to the prevention of tread separation.
(SALEM, Ore. ) -
Oregon Attorney General Hardy Myers today warned consumers about potentially dangerous tires manufactured between 2002 to 2006 for light trucks, sports utility vehicles (SUVs), and vans.
Salem-News.com (Jun-15-2007 05:15)
Report: South Dakota, Michigan, and Colorado Have Safest DriversSalem-News.com
In Oregon, Eugene had the best drivers coming in at #17.
(NORTHBROOK, Ill.) -
It's no fluke, residents of Sioux Falls, S.D., maintained their status as the safest drivers in the U.S., according to the third annual "Allstate America's Best Drivers Report™."