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Security guard gets life for killing man in parking lot
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A 34-year-old Salem security guard has been sentenced to life in prison for shooting a man to death in 2017, the Marion County District Attorney’s Office said.
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — With the sun bearing down, Norm and Kathy Daviess stood in the shade of a prison wall topped with coiled razor wire, waiting for three immigrants to come out.
It’s become an oddly familiar routine for the Air Force veteran and his wife, part of an ad hoc group of ...
Adrian 24, El Dorado Springs 16
Appleton City/Montrose 60, Sherwood 20
Archie 28, Jasper 20
Ava 32, Willow Springs 6
Battle 41, Hannibal 21
Blair Oaks 65, California 7
Blue Springs 36, Park Hill 23
Bolivar 41, Central (Cape ...
DETROIT (AP) — Remains of an Army pilot and an observer killed more than 50 years ago when their plane went down in Southeast Asia during the Vietnam War will be buried with military honors at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia.
The Defense Department’s ...
Jury clears Keizer man in killing of friend after fight
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A grand jury has found a 26-year-old Keizer man was justified in shooting and killing his friend and neighbor in September.
KATU-TV reports the Marion ...
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A Salem man running for election in the House District 19 race has falsely listed having a master’s degree in the Oregon Voters’ Pamphlet.
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Authorities: 2 male inmates die at different facilities
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Department of Corrections says two men in custody died at different facilities in the past few days.
Officials say 72-year-old Douglas Miller died Friday morning at Salem’s Oregon State Penitentiary in the infirmary.
He was incarcerated out of Multnomah ...
Ashland 42, North Eugene 21
Astoria 21, Molalla 12
Banks 10, Seaside 7
Bonanza 44, North Lake 6
Cascade Christian 52, Douglas 0
Central 27, North Salem 14
Churchill 28, South Eugene 22
Clatskanie 55, Dayton 25
Coquille 37, ...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is refusing to hear an appeal from an Oregon judge who was suspended after allegations that he had refused to marry gay couples and had broken gun laws.
The justices on Tuesday left in place the three-year suspension against Judge Vance Day, who had ...
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Comedian Katt Williams has been arrested on suspicion of assaulting a hired driver during an argument about taking him and his dog from the Portland, Oregon, airport to a performance in the city.
Williams, who was in jail Sunday, came to Portland to perform in Nick ...
Akr. East 40, Akr. Firestone 6
Akr. Hoban 52, Mentor Lake Cath. 3
Akr. SVSM 48, Can. Glenoak 3
Albany Alexander 10, Bidwell River Valley 6
Alliance 35, Salem 16
Alliance Marlington 49, Minerva 13
Anna 39, Ft. Recovery 34
Ansonia 20, ...
Oregon man sentenced in abuse case of 5-month-old child
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon man has been sentenced to more than 10 years in prison after authorities say he burned his girlfriend’s 5-month-old child and withheld medical care for days.
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SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say staff at an elementary school in Salem found an unloaded handgun in a 10-year-old student’s backpack.
Marion County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Lt. Chris Baldridge says deputies were called to Four Corners Elementary School Wednesday afternoon after the ...
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A Salem, Oregon, woman arrested along with her boyfriend for allegedly kidnapping and attempting to murder a woman has been sentenced to six years and 10 months in prison.
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SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A former water district employee in northwestern Oregon accused of stealing $24,000 has been sentenced to 24 months in jail.
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GATES, Ore. (AP) — Three people were killed and another two were seriously injured after the SUV they were traveling in crashed east of Salem, Oregon.
KOIN reports that the crash ...
Report: Deputies violated use-of-force policy in arrest
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon sheriff has apologized for an arrest caught on video that ended with one of his deputies punching a homeless person 17 times in the head, and says his sworn staff violated department use-of-force policy.
Marion County Sheriff Jason Myers declined to say in a ...
Adrian/Jordan Valley 50, Elgin 20
Aloha 35, Westview 24
Amity 48, Taft 7
Banks 34, Astoria 0
Barlow 38, Grant 20
Beaverton 35, West Salem 33
Bend 34, South Salem 24
Benson 56, Cleveland 28
Brookings-Harbor 28, South Umpqua ...
Akr. East 41, Akr. Kenmore-Garfield 0
Akr. Firestone 40, Akr. North 0
Akr. Hoban 42, Cle. Benedictine 14
Akr. Manchester 45, Navarre Fairless 22
Albany Alexander 17, McArthur Vinton County 14, OT
Alliance 35, Can. South 0
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Pay equity analyses in all three branches of state government have exposed instances of unequal pay for similar work and created growing confusion among legislative staff and members.
Intermittently during the past few days of legislative hearings, lawmakers and staff ...
Family files $1.27M wrongful death suit against nursing home
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The family of an 86-year-old woman who died following a fall is suing a nursing home for $1.27 million.
Oregon considers more funding to address water problems
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Legislature is considering allocating more than $1.2 million to better equip state agencies to respond to algal toxin contaminations.
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Adrian 58, Rich Hill/Hume 12
Affton 37, Bayless 6
Archie 14, Liberal/Bronaugh(FB) 0
Ava 39, Salem 0
Blair Oaks 49, Eldon 6
Blue Springs 38, Blue Springs South 14
Boonville 41, Osage 7
Buffalo 51, Warsaw 12
Camdenton 55, ...
- BusinessWireOregon Bancorp Announces Quarterly DividendSeptember 21, 2018
- BusinessWireNatural Plant Products Reports Record Sales Growth and Adds Holtmeier and Chapman to Salem StaffSeptember 6, 2018
- BusinessWireSalem Media Group, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2018 Total Revenue of $66.3 MillionAugust 8, 2018
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Marion County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a 22-year-old suspect in the death of a Scio man.
Authorities said Friday they have arrested Julian Pedroza, of Keizer, and booked him on suspicion of murder, assault and unlawful use of a weapon in the Sept. 2 shooting of ...
Pilot injured after crash-landing at airport near Salem
INDEPENDENCE, Ore. (AP) — The National Transportation Safety Board and Federal Aviation Administration are investigating a plane crash at the Independence State Airport that left the pilot with minor injuries.
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Salem man convicted in child sex abuse case at day care
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon man has been convicted of sexually abusing two girls attending an unlicensed day care operated by his wife.
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3 killed, 1 injured in head-on collision in McMinnville
MCMINNVILLE, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State Police say three people were killed and another person was seriously hurt in a head-on collision on a highway southwest of Portland.
State Police says an 18-year-old Joseph Hawkins, of Salem, was killed in the crash along Highway 18 near McMinnville ...
Salem health center launches cancer genetics program
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Salem Health Cancer Institute has launched a program to identify patients whose family history makes them an easier target for cancer.
The cancer genetics program kicked off in July with enough operating capital from the Salem Health Foundation to last through the ...
Former Ohio water plant superintendent pleads no contest
SEBRING, Ohio (AP) — The former superintendent of a village water plant in northeast Ohio has pleaded no contest ahead of his misdemeanor trial for failing to notify residents of high lead levels in drinking water.
Adrian/Jordan Valley 66, Cove 6
Aloha 49, David Douglas 24
Amity 47, Salem Academy 7
Arlington/Condon 25, Sherman 6
Ashland 51, Ridgeview 40
Baker 41, McLoughlin 0
Bandon 6, Oakland 0
Banks 51, Marist 13
Barlow 48, Gresham ...
Report: Salem water crisis compounded by poor communication
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A report says that city staff in Salem, Oregon, failed to anticipate the impact a health advisory issued during the area’s water crisis would have on the public.
The report released Friday said the advisory resulted in a communications crisis and the city was not able to ...
Salem police arrest man after woman kidnapped at knife point
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Police in Salem have arrested a man on suspicion of dragging a woman into the bushes at knife point and attempting to rape her.
The Salem Police Department said Friday that the 29-year-old woman fought back, escaped and was able to call 911.
Officers found ...
Man accused in fatal DUI back to jail following ICE arrest
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A man accused of killing a Salem, Oregon, couple while driving drunk was on his way back to jail following his arrest by deportation officers.
Eduardo De La Lima-Vargas, 39, was taken into custody by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents when he left the Marion ...
125 pets flown to Oregon from Oklahoma high-kill shelters
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A rescue flight has landed in Oregon carrying 125 pets that were living at high-kill shelters in Oklahoma.
The Statesman Journal reported Monday that the ...
Astoria 22, Stayton 19
Banks 44, Sweet Home 21
Centennial 20, Roosevelt 16
Central 34, McKay 14
Central Linn 35, Stanfield 6
Century 21, Mountainside 14
Chiloquin 46, Mohawk 8
Clackamas 43, Sherwood 14
Clatskanie 67, Umatilla ...
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A man suspected of being in the United States illegally ran a red light while drunk on a street in Oregon’s state capital and crashed into a motorcycle carrying a man and woman, killing them both, authorities said.
A judge set bail for Eduardo de la Lima Vargas at ...
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Police say a person was hospitalized after being shot in Salem.
KATU-TV reports that police responded to reports of shots fired near Lancaster Drive Northeast and Sunnyview ...
Amity 51, St. Mary’s 7
Ashland 21, Willamette 12
Baker 7, Nyssa 6
Beaverton 37, Summit 7
Bend 55, Barlow 21
Brookings-Harbor 26, Gold Beach 6
Burns 33, Sisters 7
Cascade Christian 28, Phoenix 0
Central Linn 24, Weston-McEwen ...
Salem’s most vulnerable homeless people risk early death
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — People in Salem’s most vulnerable homeless population have three strikes against them: a chronic health condition, mental health diagnosis and substance addiction.
The most likely outcome is to die in their 50s.
More than 500 people experiencing homelessness in the ...
Alton 41, Quincy 37
Antioch 31, Woodstock North 7
Argenta-Oreana 46, Macon Meridian 14
Athens 36, Pleasant Plains 15
Athens-Greenview Coop 36, Pleasant Plains 15
Auburn 49, Pittsfield-Griggsville-Perry 8
Aurora (West Aurora) 57, West ...
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A bicyclist has died after being hit by an Amtrak train in Salem.
KOIN reports the man was struck Thursday evening and died at the scene.
Officials said ...
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture is predicting an excellent hazelnut harvest this fall and Oregon growers agree.
The latest production forecast issued this week by the U.S. Department of Agriculture calls for 52,000 tons (47 million kilograms) of hazelnuts, surpassing ...
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Eight of more than 100 asylum seekers who were locked up by the Trump administration in a federal prison in Oregon have been released on bond, immigration lawyers said Wednesday.
The first man to be released after being held in the prison for almost three months fell to ...
Mayor: Oregon to get its third In-N-Out Burger joint
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon may soon get its third In-N-Out Burger joint.
Keizer Mayor Cathy Clark told the Statesman Journal Tuesday that the ...
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon program will honor the state’s oldest farms in continuous operation at a ceremony this weekend, including two farms that have been tilled for 150 years.
Small plane crashes at site of country music festival
BROWNSVILLE, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say a pilot was injured when his small plane crashed at the site of a recently-held country music festival south of Salem near Brownsville.
Linn County Undersheriff Paul Timm says deputies responded to the crash Monday and found that a single passenger ...
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Police have identified a Salem couple who died when their motorcycle was hit by a driver accused running a red light while drunk.
Salem police said Monday that 34-year-old Logan Wilson and 32-year-old Jessica Wilson died at Salem Hospital after Sunday’s fiery ...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The parents of a child with disabilities have filed a lawsuit against a Republican state senator and a Salem homeowners’ board after it prohibited a school bus from providing door-to-door service for the girl.