August 18, 2017
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Salem-News.com (Aug-16-2017 15:19)
McMinnville Man Sentenced to 12 Years in Prison for Causing Death of MotorcyclistSalem-News.com
Duck will not be eligible for earned "good time" to reduce the sentence.
(DALLAS, Ore.) -
Brenden James Duck was sentenced today to serve 12 years in prison by Polk County Circuit Judge Monte Campbell for causing the death of James Osredkar on April 14, 2017.
Salem-News.com (Aug-14-2017 22:47)
Search-and-Rescue Teams Recover Two after Fatal Fall along Pacific Crest TrailSalem-News.com
Family notifications have been made, and the two victims can now be identified.
(CLACKAMAS COUNTY, Ore.) -
Last Saturday evening about 5:45, passing hikers called 911 to report that they had seen the bodies of two women who appeared to have fallen approximately 150 feet off a cliff, about 6 miles northwest of Timberline Lodge, along the Pacific Crest Trail.
Salem-News.com (Aug-03-2017 17:00)
Recovery Efforts Underway for Missing Swimmer near Sauvie`s IslandSalem-News.com
Death by drowning claims another Portlander
(PORTLAND, Ore.) -
Walker and a group of friends had been on a boat that was anchored approximately 30 feet off the shore, according to investigators. The group had jumped into the water and began to swim toward the shore when Walker began to struggle.
Salem-News.com (Aug-03-2017 16:01)
Triple Fatality on Hwy 20 in Lincoln CountySalem-News.com
The tragedy closed the highway for six hours.
(LINCOLN COUNTY, Ore.) -
Oregon State Police responded to a report of a 3-vehicle head on collision on HWY 20 around MP 31 in Lincoln County Wednesday (Aug. 2, 2017) afternoon about 5:00.
Salem-News.com (Aug-01-2017 17:33)
Three Oregonians Die in Two Motorcycle AccidentsSalem-News.com
More motorcycles are out when the sun is shining. Be extra careful!
(CORVALLIS, Ore. ) -
At least two fatal motorcycle accidents occurred in the Willamette Valley yesterday. Just in Benton County, these two crashes claimed three lives.
Salem-News.com (Jul-30-2017 00:40)
The Dumbing Down of America in the Prescription Opioid Epidemic!Marianne Skolek-Perez Salem-News.com Investigative Reporter
Why "International Overdose Awareness Day" is dangerous and a deflection on attacking the epidemic from the root of the crisis -- at the top!*
(MYRTLE BEACH, SC) -
Social media is alive with the promotion of "International Overdose Awareness Day" on August 31 and a march in Washington, DC as well as events taking place throughout the U.S. and Canada.
Salem-News.com (Jul-19-2017 14:03)
Two-Vehicle Crash Claims the Life of a Salem Man on Highway 20Salem-News.com
Even in the best of conditions, driving can be risky.
(LINN COUNTY, Ore.) -
A Salem man was killed yesterday when the motorcycle he was operating crashed into the side of a Kenworth log truck.
Salem-News.com (Jul-18-2017 17:35)
Long time Lincoln City Businessman Found DeadSalem-News.com
The city of Lincoln City and all of Oregon mourn the passing of a good man.
(LINCOLN CITY, Ore.) -
Lincoln City Police received a call about 8:30 Monday night requesting assistance at the entrance to The Villages property at the end of NW Voyage Avenue in Lincoln City.
Salem-News.com (Jul-13-2017 01:25)
Opioid Epidemic Continues to Soar Despite All ReasonMarianne Skolek-Perez Salem-News.com Investigative Reporter
Who wears "white hats" and who wears "black hats" as the prescription opioid epidemic soars in addictions and deaths?
(MYRTLE BEACH, SC) -
For those wondering why the prescription opioid/heroin destruction of human life surges out of control every day, you may want to consider this information published in the news relating to the wearers of "white hats" or "black hats". Feel free to draw your own conclusions.
Salem-News.com (Jul-06-2017 23:28)
Fatal Paragliding Accident at Cape Lookout State ParkSalem-News.com
July began with tragedy at a favorite Oregon State Park.
(TILLAMOOK COUNTY, Ore.) -
According to the information received, a para-glider had launched from a cliff overlooking the beach and rapidly descended to the rocks below.