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Stayton Man Dead After Stabbing Another In Jail
(October 24, 2017, 2:03 pm) STAYTON, Ore

A man has died as a result of stab wounds received during an altercation with another man in the Stayton area last night. The victim has been identified as, Jere Moody, age 70, of Stayton. The suspect Samuel Taylor, age 26, of Stayton has been processed into the Marion County Jail


Marion County Health Department Announces Prescription Drug Turn In
Keizer PD, MCSO, and Others Partner With the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency
(October 19, 2017, 4:38 pm) KEIZER, Ore

Keizer Police told Salem News Journal that this one-day event encourages citizens to properly dispose of expired or unwanted medications at designated collection sites to keep drugs out of the wrong hands and out of the environment.


Two People Found Shot in Their Home (Video)
UPDATE: Murder Indictment Issued by Marion County Court
(October 16, 2017, 11:34 am) TURNER, Ore

UPDATE#2: Today, Clayton Stanfill, age 53, of Turner, was arraigned by a Marion County grand jury for murder related to the October 15th shooting death of Judy Stanfill, age 52, in their Turner home. 


Intruder Shot By McMinnville Home Owner
(October 15, 2017, 3:59 pm) McMinnville, Ore.

McMinnville Police told Salem News Journal that a call came from inside a home at that location that an intruder had attempted to break into a residence and was shot by the homeowner.


Oregon Fire Fighters Assisting With California Wildfires
(October 13, 2017, 2:54 pm) SALEM, Ore

The Oregon State Fire Marshal has sent 10 strike teams south to assist with the wildfires in California. They are actively engaged in a 24-hour work cycle protecting homes and other structures. 


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Tornado Touches Down in Aurora
(October 12, 2017, 4:19 pm) AURORA, Ore

Tornado Waring For Canby and Aurora and areas East of there. National Weather Serviced Confirmed a Tornado did touch down at the Aurora Airport. The Tornado was moving in an Easterly direction.


Man Robbed of Motorcycle at Gunpoint
(October 9, 2017, 6:01 pm) SALEM, Ore

Today, around 12:30 p.m., a Marion County man met with a potential buyer of his motorcycle near the Ankeny Wildlife Refuge after posting it for sale on multiple social media platforms said Marion County Sheriff. The motorcycle is a gray, 2014, Yamaha R6 with Oregon license M722871. 


Favian R. Garcia, 27
UPDATE: Fatal Crash On Portland Road North of Salem (Video)
5 People From 1 Family Dead in Violent Collision
(October 8, 2017, 11:57 pm) SALEM, Ore

UPDATE 2: The Oregon State Police said this morning that Favian R. Garcia, 27, driver of the Landrover, was arrested and lodged in Marion County Jail on charges relating to yesterdays fatal wreck. The violent crash Sunday took the lifes of 4 children and their mother.


Fatal Crash On Portland Road North of Salem (Video)
(October 8, 2017, 6:25 pm) SALEM, Ore

Update: 5 vitims in a deadly crash. Portland Road is now blocked for the investigation into the fatal crash that happened about 4:30 today, says Oregon State Police.  OSP has verified that this is a multi fatality crash and the investigation will have the road closed for several hours.


Garbage Rate Increase Proposed for Salem, Meeting Oct. 9
(October 4, 2017, 6:12 pm) SALEM, Ore

Salem City Council will hold a public hearing on proposed increases to garbage service rates paid by Salem home and business owners. The City says it has historically determined garbage rates on an annual basis by examining market conditions and the garbage service companies' financial statements.


Victor Hope
McMinnville Man Arrested on Charges of Sex With Underage Girls
If you Know Something About This Man Call 503-434-2337
(October 2, 2017, 7:30 pm) McMinnville, Ore.

A McMinnville man, Vick Niemann Hope, was arrested on various charges, many of which were sex offenses. Police began investigating a series of individual cases, all of which involved a man named Vick Niemann Hope.


Timothy J. George
Polk County Deputy Involved in Northeast Salem Shooting
(October 1, 2017, 11:16 pm) SALEM, Ore

Shots were fired early Saturday morning when a Polk County Deputy Sheriff attempted to stop a 1996 blue Honda Civic on Wallace Road in West Salem. Leading the deputy through West Salem and into Northeast Salem the pursuit ended at the intersection of Oak Park Dr. and Mooreland Ave.


From Salem Police
Salem Bank Robbery Suspect Apprehended After High Speed Chase
(October 1, 2017, 8:54 pm) SALEM, Ore

A suspect is in custody after robbing a Salem bank and leading multiple officers on a high-speed chase of approximately 25 miles, said Salem Police. The suspect is 43-year old Richard Louis Whittington of Sheridan


Source MCSO
Marion County Sheriff's Office Seeking Tips in Early Morning Robbery
(October 1, 2017, 8:26 pm) SALEM, Ore.

A Plaid Pantry employee had a frightening encounter early Sunday when a man entered the store, went behind the counter and pointed a small black handgun then demanded money. Marion County Sheriff would like your help.


Market Showcase Booth
Oregon’s Bounty Specialty Crop Luncheon and Market Showcase
Lunch ticket includes voucher to spend at Salem Saturday Market!
(September 29, 2017, 1:38 pm) SALEM, Ore.

Oregon grown specialty crops will share the spotlight as part of Oregon’s Bounty: A Celebration of the Harvest, held at the State Capitol Saturday, October 7.


Update: Police Investigate Serious Injury Crash in Salem (Video)
(September 28, 2017, 9:11 pm) SALEM, Ore

SPD told Salem News Journal that all of the involved parties were transported to Salem Health with varying degrees of injuries, however none of them are life-threatening. Their current medical conditions are unknown. 


HH-60M Black Hawk helicopter photo: Oregon Military Department
Oregon Army National Guard Mobilizes Citizen-Soldiers for Middle East Deployment
(September 28, 2017, 7:45 pm) SALEM, Ore.

The Oregon Army National Guard is scheduled to honor Citizen-Soldiers in a mobilization ceremony on Friday, Sept. 29, at 10:00 a.m., at the Anderson Readiness Center, located at 3225 State Street, in Salem, Oregon.


New Minto Island Bridge Receives Project of the Year Award (Video)
The Award Will be Presented to the City at a Pendleton Banquet
(September 28, 2017, 1:57 pm) SALEM, Ore

The American Public Works Association Oregon Chapter recently selected Salem's Peter Courtney Minto Island Bridge for the 2017 Project of the Year in the Structures Category for 5 million dollar to 25 million dollar projects.


Police Investigate Serious Injury Crash in Salem (Video)
(September 27, 2017, 7:15 pm) SALEM, Ore

The Salem Police Department Traffic Control Unit is investigating a serious injury crash on Silverton Rd NE and Lansing Ave NE. The roadway is expected to be closed for a number hours.


Bank Robbery Suspect in Custody in Marion County (Video)
(September 27, 2017, 4:16 pm) SALEM, Ore

A robbery of the Key Bank on Portland rd occurred about 2:30 Wednesday afternoon. While law enforcement actively searched for the bank robber, a Salem Officer spotted a subject trying to duck down in a car that was leaving the area.


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