August 25, 2019
Salem-News.com (Aug-09-2019 03:15:00)
Life in Prison at Hard Labor for Selling $20 MarijuanaSalem-News.com Cannabis De-Classified
Winslow’s case is one of the most egregious for marijuana violations
(BATON ROUGE, LA) -
Fate Vincent Winslow was arrested in the Fall of 2008 for making $5 commission for delivering $20 worth of weed.
Salem-News.com (Aug-09-2019 01:49:00)
Salem Celebrates Twenty Exciting Years of HooplaSalem-News.com Sports
The bulk of the basketball competitions at Hoopla are 3-on-3 games
(SALEM, Ore.) -
When the first Salem Hoopla event launched in 1999, the organizers weren’t sure whether the idea would catch on with the public. Now, twenty years later, it’s hard to imagine summer in Salem without the annual celebration taking to the streets.
Salem-News.com (Aug-09-2019 00:24:00)
House Rehab: Seven Tips For DIY Laminate FlooringSalem-News.com
You can do it! And there's no time like the present!
(SALEM, Ore.) -
Now is the time....you are finally going to replace that floor! Doing it yourself is a great money-saving idea, but unless you're well prepared, it can cost you in time, cash and stress.
Salem-News.com (Aug-08-2019 23:22:00)
Two Deputies Shot by Theft Suspect Near Hagg LakeSalem-News.com
The suspect surrendered to deputies after sustaining gunshot wounds.
(WASHINGTON COUNTY, Ore.) -
Deputies responded to a theft of a long gun at a residence on SW Scoggins Valley Rd in Gaston. It was reported that the suspect was last seen going into the woods.
Salem-News.com (Aug-08-2019 22:42:00)
Fatal Boom-Lift Accident Kills Two ArboristsSalem-News.com
Attempts at CPR were unsuccessful.
(HAPPY VALLEY, Ore.) -
Two arborists were killed today in a boom-lift accident that occurred while the arborists were helping take down shades strung over the grounds at the Pickathon music festival, at Pendarvis Farm in Happy Valley.
Salem-News.com (Aug-08-2019 00:13:00)
Bayard Sentenced to 75 Months in Prison for Causing Deadly CrashSalem-News.com
The drunk driver had a blood alcohol level of 0.77% nearly three hours after the fatal crash.
(HILLSBORO, Ore.) -
Roger James Bayard pleaded guilty July 26th to second-degree manslaughter, fourth-degree assault with an injury and driving under the influence of intoxicants, as a result of a fatal crash he caused while he was drunk.
Salem-News.com (Aug-07-2019 02:17:00)
Another Bat Tested Positive for RabiesSalem-News.com
Bats are the most common carriers of rabies in Oregon.
(MARION COUNTY, Ore.) -
A rabid bat was found in the Breitenbush area of Marion County and public health officials are warning area residents to take precautions.
Salem-News.com (Aug-07-2019 01:21:00)
Zero Tolerance for Drunk Driving in OregonSalem-News.com
Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign aims to decrease injuries and fatalities this Labor Day weekend.
(KEIZER, Ore.) -
10,874 people were killed in drunk-driving crashes in 2017 in the U.S., that is, one person was killed in drunk driving crashes every 48 minutes.
Salem-News.com (Aug-07-2019 00:34:00)
Oregon`s Milepost 97 Fire Now 75% ContainedSalem-News.com
The fire size is unchanged and stands at 13,119 acres.
(CANYONVILLE, Ore.) -
The fire had complexities: multiple land ownership including private, state, federal and tribal trust lands; a major power line and natural gas pipeline dissecting the middle of the fire area; a major interstate freeway (I-5) lining the eastern edge of the fire; and three communities directly in the path of the fire.
Salem-News.com (Aug-06-2019 23:50:00)
Suspicious Package Found Outside Recruiting Station in SalemSalem-News.com
(SALEM, Ore.) -
At just after 9:00 Tuesday morning, deputies received a report of a suspicious package found outside of military recruitment offices in the 3000 block of Lancaster Drive NE.