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Salem-News.com (Nov-04-2014 22:19)
California Voters Defelonized Nonviolent Drug Possession and Other Low-Level CrimesSalem-News.com
Prop 47 passes in California
Proposition 47, the ballot measure to defelonize minor drug possession and other low-level nonviolent crimes passed easily tonight, with the San Francisco Chronicle calling the race within an hour of the polls closing, despite dismal voter turnout in the state.
Salem-News.com (Aug-12-2014 22:20)
California Woman Leads Oregon Police on High Speed ChaseSalem-News.com Staff
The attempt to elude ended when OSP troopers stopped her vehicle using a tactical vehicle intervention technique.
(CENTRAL POINT, Ore. ) -
Oregon State Police troopers arrested a 22-year old California woman Tuesday afternoon following her attempt to elude police northbound on Interstate 5 between Central Point and Sunny Valley.
Salem-News.com (Aug-11-2014 16:37)
One of America`s Funniest Men, Robin Williams, Dead at 63Salem-News.com Staff
Williams received two Emmy Awards, four Golden Globes, two Screen Actors Guild Awards and five Grammy Awards.
(TIBURON, Calif. ) -
Actor-comedian Robin Williams was found dead on Monday at his home in Northern California from an apparent suicide, Marin County Sheriff's Office said. He was 63.
Salem-News.com (Jul-16-2014 07:49)
Tillamook Cheese Vans Found Safe; 2 Sacramento Men ArrestedSalem-News.com Staff
Both suspects were taken into custody in the City of Rocklin, Calif., without incident.
(MANTECA, Calif. ) -
After an extensive investigation, Tuesday at 12:45 p.m., members of the San Joaquin County’s Delta Regional Auto Theft Task Force arrested two people involved in the theft of several Tillamook Cheese vehicles, which included three custom VW Micro-Buses, valued at $300,000.
Salem-News.com (Jul-14-2014 08:22)
Tillamook Cheese Tour VW Mini Buses Stolen in CaliforniaSalem-News.com Staff
It shouldn’t be too hard to spot the vehicles, as all of them are custom-painted orange with the “Tillamook” logo emblazoned on the sides.
(MANTECA, Calif. ) -
Police say that the whole Tillamook Cheese Tour truck caravan was stolen from the parking lot of a Manteca hotel Saturday morning.
Salem-News.com (Jul-13-2014 14:35)
National Conspiracy Involved in Prescription Painkiller/Heroin Epidemic by FDAMarianne Skolek Salem-News.com Investigative Reporter
And again I ask -- how many pharma pockets was the FDA picking while they put blinders on their eyes and allowed this national conspiracy to ravage the U.S. and Canada?
(MYRTLE BEACH, SC) -
My recent articles have referred to lawsuits filed by Santa Clara and Orange Counties, California and Chicago, Illinois against Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin and several other pharmaceutical companies.
Salem-News.com (Jul-03-2014 15:50)
High Speed Chase on I-84 Ends With Two Felons in CustodySalem-News.com Staff
Despite the right front tire being deflated, the vehicle continued eastbound at speeds near 100 mph.
(HOOD RIVER, Ore. ) -
Oregon State Police, with the assistance of several law enforcement partners in Hood River and Wasco counties, arrested two wanted persons following Thursday morning's high speed attempt to elude along Interstate 84.
Salem-News.com (Jul-01-2014 21:05)
Oregon Grandmother in Jail After Toddler Drinks Meth Laced TeaSalem-News.com Staff
The child is back home with family and expected to make a full recovery.
(GARNER VALLEY, Calif. ) -
An Oregon grandmother who authorities said made a cup of methamphetamine-laced tea while visiting family in California is facing a felony child endangerment charge after her 2-year-old granddaughter drank the concoction and was hospitalized.
Salem-News.com (Jun-28-2014 16:55)
California and Illinois Sue Pharma for Opioid EpidemicMarianne Skolek Salem-News.com Investigative Reporter
Why are the other 48 states so reluctant to follow their lead?
(MYRTLE BEACH, SC) -
For the past 12 years I have been exposing Purdue Pharma for criminally marketing their highly addictive opioid, OxyContin to the medical profession and patients through their physician spokespersons and funded pain foundations.
Salem-News.com (Jun-15-2014 09:56)
California Man Arrested in Oregon After Police Find CocaineSalem-News.com
Police arrested 42-year-old Jay Gaudalupe Barragan, from West Sacramento, California.
(MEDFORD, Ore. ) -
An Oregon State Police traffic stop on Interstate 5 near Medford led to the arrest of a West Sacramento, California man after he was found in possession of approximately 2.2 pounds of cocaine.