July 28, 2016
Salem-News.com (Jul-12-2016 14:24)
Employee Drops Gun and Shoots Self at McMinnville HospitalSalem-News.com
The victim was injured, but not fatally.
(McMINNVILLE, Ore.) -
This afternoon a Willamette Valley Medical Center employee brought a loaded firearm in a backpack to work. The employee dropped the bag and the gun discharged causing an injury to the employee.
Salem-News.com (Jul-12-2016 14:09)
UPDATE: Fatal Crash North of Lincoln City Closes Hwy 18 for HoursSalem-News.com Traffic
A westbound van went off the road and caught fire.
(LINCOLN CITY, Ore.) -
Just before 3 a.m., early Tuesday July 12th, OSP Troopers and emergency personnel responded to the report of a single vehicle crash on Highway 18, near milepost 3.5 (north of Lincoln City).
Salem-News.com (Jul-11-2016 15:26)
Portland Hosts July Antique & Collectible ShowSalem-News.com
One of the Largest Antique Shows in the Country brings vendors from all over the U.S.
(PORTLAND, Ore.) -
Exhibitors come from all over the country bringing their most interesting and popular vintage items. Held at the Portland Expo Center, there are more than 1,300 booths available to view – both inside and outside - this is the big one – don’t miss it! If you are a treasure hunter, decorator, collector or just like to find pieces from your past, the July Expo Antique & Collectible Show is for you.
Salem-News.com (Jul-06-2016 21:42)
Ex-Governor Kitzhaber`s Son Injured In Crash July 4th Near Lincoln CitySalem-News.com Traffic
3 people were transported but no fatalities were incurred.
(LINCOLN CITY, Ore.) -
A crash involving two vehicles on Highway 101 near Devils Lake Road, just north of Lincoln City, brought traffic to a standstill on one of the heaviest traveled days of the year on Oregon's coastal roadways.
Salem-News.com (Jul-06-2016 21:09)
July 4th Traffic Crash Near Siletz Claims One LifeSalem-News.com Traffic
Medical conditions are believed to be contributing factors.
(SILETZ, Ore.) -
The 2002 Ford F150 pickup left the roadway, going off the south shoulder, and fell approximately 45 feet down the embankment.
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Salem-News.com (Jul-06-2016 20:24)
Oregon State Police Continuing Officer Involved Fatal Shooting InvestigationBonnie King Salem-News.com
The suspect was fatally injured and died at the Salem Hospital.
(SALEM, Ore.) -
The Monmouth City Police Department responded to a call the evening of July 5th, at an apartment complex in regard to a male suspect who was allegedly trespassing and harassing an ex-girlfriend at that location.
Salem-News.com (Jun-30-2016 18:25)
Fire Season begins July 5 in West Oregon DistrictSalem-News.com Weather
Open burning has been banned in Benton and Polk counties.
(PHILOMATH, Ore.) -
Due to increasing fire danger, the Oregon Department of Forestry has officially declared that fire season will go into effect at 1 a.m. Tuesday, July 5, in the West Oregon District.
Salem-News.com (Jun-29-2016 23:01)
Merkley Statement Re: His "NO" Vote on Puerto RicoSalem-News.com
Oregon’s Senator Jeff Merkley released the following statement after voting against S.2328, the Puerto Rico Oversight, Management and Economic Stability Act (PROMESA):
(WASHINGTON D.C.) -
“Puerto Rico faces a crisis, and needs support from Congress to get on its feet. But the 3.5 million Americans living there shouldn’t have to sacrifice their right to self-governance in order to get the help they need.
Salem-News.com (Jun-29-2016 21:38)
Teen Drowns in Swift Moving Clackamas River: UPDATEDSalem-News.com Breaking News
This tragedy is a reminder of the high risks swimming in rivers.
(ESTACADA, Ore.) -
Upon arrival, rescuers learned from witnesses that the unidentified teen had attempted to swim across the river with friends, two made it across as the third attempted to make the shore. None of the swimmers were wearing personal flotation devices.
Salem-News.com (Jun-25-2016 09:26)
Serious DUII Crash Near Wheatland Road Sends Three to HospitalSalem-News.com
The curves south of Wheatland Road are often underestimated.
(DAYTON, Ore.) -
A 2014 Audi sedan lost control on a corner just south of Wheatland Road and crashed. OSP was called to the scene about 3 am Friday.