August 30, 2015
Salem-News.com (Jul-19-2015 00:55)
Polk County Deputy Saved From Burning Car
The Deputy and the driver of the other vehicle were injured during the crash
(DALLAS, Ore. ) -
Deputy Shon Latty was responding to assist an Independence Police Officer who had called over the radio for help as the Officer was actively fighting with someone. While heading to the call, Deputy Latty was leaving the city of Dallas on Monmouth Cutofff Rd with his lights and siren going.
Salem-News.com (Jul-17-2015 22:59)
Details Released in Carlton Double-Fatal Crash InvestigationSalem-News.com
Investigation of this tragic accident continues.
(McMINNVILLE, Ore.) -
The July 8th double fatal two-car crash that occurred at the intersection of Meadowlake Road and Westside Road in rural Carlton remains under investigation by the Multi Agency Traffic Team.
Salem-News.com (Jul-14-2015 17:37)
Statement by the President of the United States on Iran AgreementSalem-News.com
The President of the United States announced a negotiated agreement with Iran today.
(WASHINGTON, DC) -
THE PRESIDENT: Today, after two years of negotiations, the United States, together with our international partners, has achieved something that decades of animosity has not -- a comprehensive, long-term deal with Iran that will prevent it from obtaining a nuclear weapon.
Salem-News.com (Jul-14-2015 16:18)
Leaburg Hydroelectric Project Historic District listed in the National Register of Historic PlacesSalem-News.com
The powerhouse was designed by Ellis Lawrence, founder of the UO school of architecture.
(LANE COUNTY, Ore.) -
The Leaburg Hydroelectric Project Historic District in Lane County is among Oregon's latest entries in the National Register of Historic Places.
Salem-News.com (Jul-14-2015 15:08)
MCSO Cold Case Squad Seeks Public`s Help with Homicide Investigation From 1986Salem-News.com
Help solve a murder nearly 29 years old....if you can.
(SALEM, Ore.) -
The Marion County Sheriff's Office, Cold Case Squad, is requesting the public's help in identifying a Hispanic male, whose decomposing body was found by fishermen in the area of Horseshoe Lake, near St. Paul, Oregon on October 25, 1986. The Oregon State Medical Examiner determined that this death was a homicide.
Salem-News.com (Jul-10-2015 11:40)
Get Up Close and Personal to the Moon and Stars at the Star PartySalem-News.com
The public is invited to join Nightsky 45, an astronomy club, at Legacy Estate Vineyard to see the stars up close...
(RICKREALL, Ore.) -
Eola Hills Wine Cellars invites the public to view the stars at its Legacy Estate Vineyard in Salem (located at 1600 Oak Grove Rd) on the evening of Friday, July 17.
Salem-News.com (Jul-09-2015 15:20)
710 Festival Bursts Its Seams and Moves to KeizerBonnie King Salem-News.com
July 10 (710) is a fairly new "holiday" for pro-cannabis supporters.
(SALEM, Ore.) -
There's a hot cannabis event hitting the Willamette Valley this Friday. The event had its launch a year ago in a field in Turner, Oregon, and the response has grown so fast that it has been relocated to Keizer, Oregon, at the PGN Lodge.
Salem-News.com (Jul-07-2015 19:30)
Oregon: Corner Creek Fire UpdateSalem-News.com
A "full-suppression strategy" for the Corner Creek Fire includes operations in the Black Canyon Wilderness.
(PRINEVILLE, Ore.) -
The Corner Creek Fire grew slightly to 27,166 acres on Monday due to fire line relocation and burnout operations along the fire's western flank. Despite some gusty winds to 30 mph late Monday afternoon, the Corner Creek Fire stayed within containment lines.
Salem-News.com (Jul-07-2015 18:53)
Man Rescued After 26 Foot Fall at Three Pools ParkSalem-News.com
Mason was taken to the Salem Hospital with serious injuries.
(MARION COUNTY, Ore.) -
Rescuers worked for nearly two hours to recover 26-year old Mason Young, of Salem after he attempted a back flip off of the rocks, fell some 26 feet and missed the water at Three Pools Recreation Area.
Salem-News.com (Jul-07-2015 01:21)
Salem Streetlight Fee Begins: New $2.80 Charge Coming on August Utility BillsSalem-News.com
Fernandez said city officials are reluctant to ask residents to pay more (than $2.80/month) at this time.
(SALEM, Ore.) -
Salem residents will notice an increase in their city utility bills next month, but the rising cost has nothing to do with water or sewer service. Instead, it's the city's solution to pay for lighted streets.