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

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.

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.

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

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.

A Chance to Recognize Your City Volunteers
(September 27, 2017, 11:54 am) SALEM, Ore

The City invites you to attend this evening of entertainment, light refreshments, and recognition of distinguished volunteer service. Entertainment and refreshments starts at 5:15 p.m. The awards ceremony will commence at 6:00 p.m. 

Crash Outside of Monmouth Takes Two Lives
(September 24, 2017, 2:30 am) MONMOUTH, ore

Two people died in a head on crash just North of Monmouth shortly before 8 pm Friday. The vehicles collided just north of Whiteaker Rd. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

Photo by Silverton Fire
Man's Dog Save's the Day in Silverton House Fire
(September 21, 2017, 5:01 pm) SILVERTON, Ore Silverton Fire Dist. Reminds You to Check Your Smoke Alarms Every Six Months

A Silverton resident has his dog to thank for his life after a house fire Thursday morning. the first arriving unit found fire coming from the doors and windows catching nearby trees on fire in the 4300 block of Silver Falls Hwy.

Marion County Breaks Ground on New Public Safety Building
(September 21, 2017, 12:16 pm) SALEM, Ore The Public Safety Building is the second in a series of capital projects planned by Marion County

On Monday, August 7, Marion County broke ground on a new public safety building to house the Sheriff's Office Parole & Probation and Enforcement divisions. The new building provides work areas for staff and clients that are safe, professional and functional.

UPDATE: Evacuation Order Lifted For Santiam Canyon
(September 19, 2017, 5:10 pm) DETROIT Ore. Recent rainfall has reduced the fire danger

Update: Today in cooperation with fire officials and Marion County Emergency Management the decision was made to move the Breitenbush Hot Springs and the Breitenbush summer homes to a level 1 or a ready evacuation state.

Warning Sign
City of Salem Dumps Raw Sewage into Willamette River
(September 19, 2017, 4:44 pm) SALEM, Ore High Levels of Bacteria Avoid Contact With the River Water

A malfunction caused 4000 gallons of untreated sewage to be discharged into the Willamette River Tuesday. Signs have been posted warning people to avoid contact with the Willamette River water due to potentially high levels of bacteria.

Evacuation Order Stays in Place For Santiam Canyon
(September 18, 2017, 6:02 pm) DETROIT Ore. The Current Rain is Not Enough to Stop the Fire Threat Yet

On Sept. 14 the Marion County Commissioners issued a level 3 evacuation order for Breitenbush Hot Springs and the Breitenbush Summer Homes. The decision was made after weather experts determined a risk for thunder and lightening in the Santiam Canyon.