Jim Sellers, former Oregon journalist and state agency employee, writes a regular column to help thousands in Salem deal with the confusing world of Medicare and federal benefits. He’s available to answer your questions.
The impacts of low staffing are hitting local ambulance services, Salem Health and hospitals across the state, health care workers told legislators.
Leah Feldon, deputy director of the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality will lead the agency following the departure of former Director Richard Whitman this week.
Salem police said Monday the fire near Wilbur and Cross streets started after the teen set a lit sparkler into a Halloween decoration.
Candidates Kim Thatcher (R) and Richard Walsh (D) are vying for the seat.
For months, Salem police worked to identify a ring that was robbing people on city streets. A recent arrest pushed the case towards solved, as Salem Reporter’s Ardeshir Tabrizian explains.
Experts told a state House committee that the state also needs more available land, more units and a cut in development costs.
The average number of Covid patients at Salem Hospital and across the mid-Willamette region increased over the past week.
Police and the community seeking a Salem teen has not been seen by his family since a football game at West Salem High School on Sept. 16.
Police say the driver ferried 15 students on two separate bus routes the morning of Tuesday, Aug. 9, and was involved in a crash between the two routes.