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Salem-News.com (Apr-26-2022 15:52)
Fort Yamhill State Heritage Area is Featured Park for AprilSalem-News.com
Park opened in 2006 on the site of Fort Yamhill near the Grand Ronde reservation.
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Fort Yamhill State Heritage Area is one of the newest parks in the Oregon State Parks system. The park offers a glimpse of history as well as views of Spirit Mountain, a site sacred to Native Americans also known by its Kalapuya name, dji’ntu.
Salem-News.com (Feb-28-2022 12:16)
Amazing Attractions Not to Miss in Salem, MassachusettsSalem-News.com
The city on the north coast is known for the Witchcraft Trials of 1692.
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Salem, Massachusetts' colonial port used to be an important mainstay of shipping in comparison to Boston. Nowadays, it preserves fine houses that once belonged to wealthy merchants and sea captains.
Salem-News.com (Sep-02-2021 21:46)
The Hard Work Behind Preserving Salem`s Historic ArchitectureSalem-News.com
Early architecture of Salem, Oregon has survived the test of time.
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Residents of Salem will have noted that its historic architecture has survived the business boom of the past decade. The influx of new apartments and businesses into the downtown area have not come at the expense of the area’s history.
Salem-News.com (May-01-2020 16:00)
National Artist Completes Series of 100 Paintings Depicting Historic Homes in PortlandSalem-News.com
Portraits pay tribute to the cultural architectural legacy of Portland by artistically documenting the “grandeur of these homes.”
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Historic Portland homes are the subject of a series of original paintings by national architectural artist Leisa Collins.
Salem-News.com (Nov-18-2019 15:07)
Stayton`s Beauchamp Building Listed in National Register of Historic PlacesSalem-News.com
Louise Beauchamp became an assistant pharmacist in 1928, a rare position for a woman in the retail world.
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The Beauchamp is the only building in Stayton to be all plain-face pre-cast concrete block.
Salem-News.com (Jan-24-2019 00:01)
Arrow Air 1285, Murder and the Lucifer DirectiveRobert O'Dowd, Salem-News.com
Army Airborne and LAPD Bomb Squad officers murdered to keep the lid shut on the Gander Air Crash.
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Arrow Air 1285, a military chartered McDonnell Douglas DC-8, caught fire and exploded one minute after take-off from Gander, Newfoundland, killing a reported 256 Americans on December 12, 1985. There were no survivors.
Salem-News.com (Dec-04-2018 00:45)
`Haunted Salem Oregon` by Author Tim King (REVIEW)Dr. Jay Crook special to Salem-News.com
"...learn more about those strange occurrences that defy the laws of science and nature, and challenge our inner complacency"
Most of us have heard of the witchcraft and mysterious goings-on in old Salem, Massachusetts, over the years. Tim King’s new book takes readers to the far west, investigating the hauntings and other supernatural and inexplicable occurrences still going on in Salem, Oregon, putting that city in the same category as old Salem, Mass.
Salem-News.com (Nov-28-2018 23:25)
Convert Your Old Super 8 Reels into Stunning 4K Digital FilesSalem-News.com
Those old home movies can have new life and superior quality
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The old Super 8 films of the past can now be converted into stunning 4K digital files. Whether they are motion pictures or home movies, the old film reels can now be scanned into a much more stable format.
Salem-News.com (Nov-27-2018 00:21)
Fortieth Anniversary of Jonestown TragedyRalph E. Stone, Salem-News.com
There isn't anything extraordinary about Jones’ power. It was pure politics.
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November 2018 marks the fortieth anniversary of the mass murder and suicide of 918 in Jonestown, Guyana, by religious cult leader Jim Jones. About two-thirds of the victims were African-Americans.
Salem-News.com (Nov-09-2018 00:09)
Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the End of World War ISalem-News.com
Coos Bay-North Bend commemorates the end of WWI: A Tribute to our Heroes
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On November 11, 1918, the guns went silent on the Western front, ending World War I.
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