February 28, 2015
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Salem-News.com (Feb-16-2015 20:08)
Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Announce Bill Introduced in House of RepresentativesSalem-News.com Staff
"Agent Orange is persistent over time at a high toxicity rate, and it was capable of contaminating individuals who handled equipment that had been exposed." ~Institute of Medicine
(WASHINGTON, DC) -
New York Congressman Chris Gibson (NY) reintroduced our bill in the House of Representatives on Friday, Feb 13th, along with 130 original House sponsors. Co-sponsors are continuing to be added to that overwhelming bipartisan support.
Salem-News.com (Feb-04-2015 17:15)
Fear The Measles Virus - Not The Vaccine, Says WSU ResearcherSalem-News.com
Measles is highly contagious – and easily preventable.
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When it comes to the measles outbreak that originated at California’s Disneyland, it truly is a small world after all.
Salem-News.com (Feb-03-2015 18:20)
Wyden Praises Senate Passage of Bill Helping Veterans At Risk of SuicideSalem-News.com
Caring for the needs of our American Veterans is a must
(WASHINGTON D.C.) -
Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., today released the following statement after the Senate unanimously approved the Clay Hunt Suicide Prevention for American Veterans Act:
Salem-News.com (Feb-02-2015 20:30)
Oregon Farmers can Legally Grow Hemp as of Now!Bonnie King Salem-News.com
Oregonians will soon be looking o'er fields of Hemp, after nearly 60 years.
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Hemp hasn't been grown in Oregon since 1957, when prohibitionists went on the offensive and demanded a total ban on hemp production... but this spring that all changes.
Salem-News.com (Jan-27-2015 20:10)
70th Anniversary of of the Liberation of Auschwitz-BirkenauRalph E Stone Salem-News.com
Survivors of the Auschwitz-Birkenau camp in Poland were liberated by the Soviet Red Army after more than 1 million people were killed.
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We have seen newsreels of the liberation of the Nazi concentration camps at the end of WW II and a number of movies depicting the horrors of the Holocaust. However, newsreels and movies did not really prepare us for an actual visit to the site of the largest mass murder in history.
Salem-News.com (Jan-27-2015 00:48)
Army Backs Out of Proposed Free Land Deal with Eastern Oregon`s Economic Development LeadersSalem-News.com
As in many cases, the answer may be found when you follow the money...
(SALEM, Ore.) -
If the Umatilla Chemical Depot is closed, and all munitions have been safely destroyed, why hasn’t the Army passed the land to Eastern Oregon’s economic development leaders?
Salem-News.com (Nov-27-2014 21:28)
Sweet Home Man Dies While Trimming a TreeSalem-News.com
The victim fell from a fir tree, approximately 52 feet off the ground.
(SWEET HOME, Ore.) -
Linn County Sheriff Bruce Riley reports his deputies are investigating the death of a Sweet Home man that fell while trimming a tree.
Salem-News.com (Nov-03-2014 22:44)
Brittany Maynard Dies With Dignity From Brain CancerSalem-News.com
Death Comes Peacefully After Taking Aid-in-Dying Medication
(PORTLAND, Ore.) -
Twenty-nine year-old Brittany Maynard's public story of bravely enduring brain cancer touched the hearts of millions of Americans. She died peacefully on Saturday, Nov. 1 in her Portland home, surrounded by family and friends.
Salem-News.com (Oct-29-2014 23:40)
Oregon Releases Comprehensive Report on Abuse in Community, Licensed Facilities for 2013Salem-News.com
Substantiated perpetrators of all types of abuse were comprised of 59% family members.
(PORTLAND, Ore.) -
The Oregon Office of Adult Abuse Prevention and Investigations (OAAPI) released today the 2013 comprehensive report on abuse related to seniors, adults with all types of disabilities and children in licensed treatment settings.
Salem-News.com (Oct-21-2014 22:18)
New Ocean Partnership to Improve Awareness of Oregon`s Marine Reserves and Protected AreasSalem-News.com Staff
The Oregon Marine Reserves Partnership engages the public and invites their participation.
(NEWPORT, Ore.) -
A new partnership focused on sharing information, promoting science and cooperative research, and engaging citizens in Oregon’s marine reserves and protected areas has launched.