September 17, 2019
Salem-News.com (Aug-08-2019 00:13)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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.
Salem-News.com (Jul-23-2019 00:51)
Motorcyclist Killed in 2-Vehicle CrashSalem-News.com
A car turned left in front of a Harley Davidson Motorcycle, killing the biker.
(CLACKAMAS COUNTY, Ore.) -
Sadly, this type of accident has been seen before, too many times. Sunday afternoon at about 4:48 Oregon State Troopers and emergency personnel responded to a two-vehicle crash on Hwy 224 near milepost 15. It was a fatal.
Salem-News.com (Jul-23-2019 00:34)
Wild Turkey Causes Fatal Motorcycle crash on Hwy 97Salem-News.com
The crash happened approximately two miles north of Moro, Oregon.
(SHERMAN COUNTY, Ore.) -
Preliminary investigation revealed that a 2005 Kawasaki motorcycle, operated by 55-year old Vanesa Gunther of Junction City, Oregon, was traveling southbound on Hwy 97 when a wild turkey collided with her after flying into a northbound commercial motor vehicle.
Salem-News.com (Jul-20-2019 23:54)
Head-on Crash on Highway 97 Kills Bend WomanSalem-News.com
Second vehicle's driver and passenger were treated for non-life-threatening injuries.
(KLAMATH COUNTY, Ore.) -
A two-vehicle head on fatal crash on Highway 97 Thursday evening claimed the life of a 19-year old Bend resident. July 18th at 7:30 p.m., Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to the area near milepost 197 in Klamath County.
Salem-News.com (Jul-13-2019 23:11)
Two Senate Bills Aim to Curtail Oregon`s Cannabis SurplusSalem-News.com Cannabis De-Classified
The current administration has been somewhat hostile toward any moves to legalize the cannabis trade.
(SALEM, Ore.) -
For farmers and lawmakers in Oregon, too much cannabis turns out to be a problem. However, two bills in the state Senate aim to curtail the surplus – though in slightly different ways.
Salem-News.com (Jul-08-2019 20:21)
Oregon Sees More Newcomers Than Any Other StateSalem-News.com Business
This population growth helps fuel the Oregon economy.
(SALEM, Ore.) -
A recent report from the Oregon Employment Department found that more people are moving to Oregon than are leaving. The difference between people moving in and out is called the “in-migration” number.