The former nursing building at the Oregon State Hospital has been remodeled into 52 affordable apartments, with 20 set aside for people with serious and persistent mental illness.
Oregon’s prison agency has provided little information about Jesse Banks’ death, and the state medical examiner has not disclosed how he died.
Commissioners on Wednesday will also consider a step forward in a project intended to add pedestrian walkways, bike lanes and curb ramps on Southeast Connecticut Avenue.
Polk County residents can receive same-day prescriptions for medication to move off illegal drugs at Ideal Option’s second Salem clinic, opened last month.
Keizer police spokesman Trevor Wenning said Monday afternoon that the department does not disclose citations – a public record – until after an investigation is completed.
A man and woman are accused of yelling slurs during separate assaults involving road rage.
The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained at 4.6% in February after steadily increasing since July 2022, according to state Employment Department data.
Police say Marganne Allen, 53, was riding south on High Street approaching Leslie Street when the driver, Samuel Landis, 37, entered the intersection and crossed her path.
The Salem Police Department says a woman filled a shopping bag with merchandise on Monday before leaving in a vehicle driven by another woman.
City crews had planned to begin the work on Tuesday but will now have to await a stretch of dry, warm weather.