November 24, 2017
Salem-News.com (Oct-03-2017 11:07)
Plane Crash Kills Oregon CoupleSalem-News.com
The crash site was difficult to locate due to the weather and thick timber.
(KLAMATH COUNTY, Ore.) -
At 10:43 a.m., October 1st, an Oregon State Police Fish and Wildlife Trooper was working with a volunteer between Burton Butte and Old Baldy Mtn. in a remote section of western Klamath County near the Pacific Crest Trail when they heard a low flying airplane.
Salem-News.com (Oct-02-2017 21:39)
Comment on Las Vegas Mass ShootingRalph E. Stone, Salem-News.com
Meanwhile, GOP legislation backed by the NRA that would roll back decades-old restrictions on gun silencers.
(SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.) -
On October 1, 2017, a gunman on the 32nd floor of a Las Vegas Strip casino opened fire Sunday on an outdoor music festival, killing 59 people -- including two off-duty police officers -- and wounding 527.
Salem-News.com (Oct-02-2017 21:00)
The Salvation Army of Las Vegas Responds with Emotional and Spiritual Care after TragedySalem-News.com
The Las Vegas Salvation Army is providing food and hydration for those waiting in long lines to donate.
(PORTLAND, Ore.) -
The Salvation Army has dispatched a mobile canteen to the United Blood Services location at 6930 W. Charleston Blvd. to provide food and hydration for those waiting in long lines to donate. Mobile canteens are also being considered at other strategic locations in the city.
Salem-News.com (Sep-30-2017 23:42)
Why Tom Marino Won`t be Confirmed as Drug Czar by the U.S. SenateMarianne Skolek-Perez Salem-News.com Investigative Reporter
Marino's support of Trump in 2016 presidential election may have played into his appointment by the President as Drug Czar
(MYRTLE BEACH, SC) -
President Trump announced that he was nominating Rep. Tom Marino (R) of Pennsylvania to head the Office of National Drug Control Policy for the second time.
Salem-News.com (Sep-27-2017 14:45)
Man Killed From Fall into Ocean Near BrookingsSalem-News.com
Even with the best conditions, tragedies happen.
(BROOKINGS, Ore.) -
A man from Colorado was killed Monday when he slipped and fell from a large rock at Mill Beach, near Brookings.
Salem-News.com (Sep-26-2017 12:30)
Salem Couple Sentenced to Prison for Selling HeroinBonnie King Salem-News.com
Heroin is a killer. Use has been increasing among men and women, most age groups, and all income levels.
(DALLAS, Ore.) -
Today, Polk County District Attorney Aaron Felton announced the conviction and sentencing of Jeffrey Bledsoe and Adrienne Santrizos.
Salem-News.com (Sep-11-2017 21:19)
Purdue Pharma`s Killer Surprise for American ChildrenMarianne Skolek-Perez Salem-News.com Investigative Reporter
Addicting 7 to 16 year olds to hard drugs is not a happy surprise.
(MYRTLE BEACH, SC) -
On September 14, the FDA Advisory Committee will be holding a hearing on Purdue Pharma's new "blockbuster" opioid called Butrans. It is targeted for severe pain in children ages 7 to 16 years old.
Salem-News.com (Sep-09-2017 00:24)
Two Men Die When Boat Capsizes in Pacific Ocean Near Depoe BaySalem-News.com
The cause of the capsized boat is still under investigation.
(DEPOE BAY, Ore.) -
The US Coast Guard responded with a motor lifeboat and recovered the body, a deceased male identified as 69-year old Robert Lawrence Zimmel, from Forest Grove.
Salem-News.com (Sep-07-2017 14:00)
Trump`s Nomination of Tom Marino for Drug Czar is a Disservice to AmericaMarianne Skolek-Perez Salem-News.com Investigative Reporter
Rep. Marino withdrew his name back in May for the same position.
(MYRTLE BEACH, SC) -
President Donald Trump has announced that he intends to nominate Rep. Tom Marino (R) of Pennsylvania to head the Office of National Drug Control Policy -- second time for nomination.
Salem-News.com (Aug-30-2017 00:05)
Tragic Accident Kills Lebanon Farmer by ElectrocutionSalem-News.com
43% of all occupational electrical fatalities can be attributed to contact with overhead power lines.
(LEBANON, Ore.) -
Deputies say Prock's son was using his foot to steady the end of the pipe as Prock lifted the pipe to a vertical position. The pipe struck an overhead 12,000 volt electrical wire, approximately 22 feet above the ground and both were shocked.