December 14, 2017
Salem-News.com (Nov-17-2017 13:39:00)
Then There`s Only One ChoiceBy Wolfgang Borchert, translated by Dr. William T. Hathaway
The German author/playwright's work was deeply influenced by his service in the Wehrmacht, the unified armed forces of Nazi Germany.
(OLDENBURG, Germany) -
This month marks the 70th anniversary of the death of Wolfgang Borchert, a young German writer who was seriously wounded in World War II then imprisoned for resistance activities.
Salem-News.com (Nov-15-2017 16:12:00)
Merkley Statement on the Resignation of CFPB Director Richard CordraySalem-News.com
Oregon’s U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley previously served as the top Democrat on the Senate Banking Committee’s Financial Institutions and Consumer Protections Subcommittee
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) -
"I thank Richard for excellent leadership in standing up for the agency in the face of relentless opposition by Republicans in Congress.
Salem-News.com (Nov-15-2017 13:57:00)
Brief Summary of Alabama`s Special ElectionRalph E. Stone, Salem-News.com
Alabama's Republican Governor said she will vote for Moore despite the sexual allegations.
(SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.) -
The Washington Post published a blockbuster investigative piece alleging that Roy Moore, the bigoted, right-wing extremist Republican candidate for Senate in Alabama, sexually assaulted a 14-year-old girl while he was in his 30s and preyed on at least three other teenagers.
Salem-News.com (Nov-15-2017 12:10:00)
Ten Car Accident on I-5 Near WoodburnSalem-News.com
Witnesses are asked to call the Oregon State Police at 1-800-452-7888.
(WOODBURN, Ore.) -
A ten-car accident near Woodburn Tuesday night was a domino effect after a large object fell into the freeway.
Salem-News.com (Nov-14-2017 23:20:00)
Police Arrest Man for Murder of Kenny KaluginSalem-News.com
Oregon State Police SWAT was activated to assist in the arrest.
(SALEM, Ore.) -
Shortly after 7:00 am, Friday, Salem Police officers responded to an alley west of the 1800 block of Liberty St NE on a report of an unconscious subject in a vehicle. Officers and medics located an adult male victim in a vehicle and confirmed that he was deceased.
Salem-News.com (Nov-14-2017 15:49:00)
Winter Weather Advisory for Cascade PassesSalem-News.com Weather
Advisory extended until November 16 at 10:00AM PST
(PORTLAND, Ore.) -
A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect above 4000 feet from 6:00 am Wednesday to 10 a.m. Thursday.
Salem-News.com (Nov-14-2017 12:10:00)
Heroic Attorneys Lead the Way Against Opioid EpidemicMarianne Skolek-Perez Salem-News.com Investigative Reporter
Attorneys are becoming the heroes in the prescription opioid epidemic ravaging the US!
(MYRTLE BEACH, SC) -
Last month, "CBS 60 Minutes" and "The Washington Post1" did an explosive expose on a former Drug Enforcement Agency official whistle blower, Joe Rannazzisi -- who was brave beyond words to expose political wrongdoings fueling the prescription opioid epidemic.
Salem-News.com (Nov-07-2017 14:15:00)
500 Undocumented Portland Pot Plants in CustodySalem-News.com Cannabis De-Classified
Mature marijuana plants were confiscated weighing 2,998.2 pounds (stalks and all).
(PORTLAND, Ore.) -
Officers contacted several individuals who provided documentation about the marijuana. According to the documents, the marijuana was being grown for five patients under the Oregon Medical Marijuana Program.
Salem-News.com (Nov-06-2017 13:19:00)
Oregon Online Directory of Statewide Veterans Day EventsSalem-News.com
There are many Veterans events taking place in Oregon and throughout the USA.
(SALEM, Ore.) -
The Oregon Department of Veterans' Affairs' online directory of statewide Veterans Day events is back and better than ever. This easy-to-use resource includes an interactive map and listing of all the ceremonies, parades, fundraisers, services, meals, concerts and everything else celebrating our veterans from Pendleton to Myrtle Point.
Salem-News.com (Nov-06-2017 13:13:00)
Linn County Sheriff`s Office Investigates Bomb Threat at Harrisburg Middle SchoolSalem-News.com
Better safe than sorry, the schools were evacuated.
(HARRISBURG, Ore.) -
Linn County Undersheriff Jim Yon reports his deputies are investigating a bomb threat at a Middle School.