By Kimberli Fitzgerald - Special to Salem Reporter

SALEM HISTORY: The downtown building where Herbert Hoover once worked

The Star Exchange Building on Commercial Street Northeast in Salem, 1946 (Salem Public Library/Ben Maxwell Collection) The State Insurance Co. Building located in Salem’s downtown has a really interesting history. The building is located at the northwest corner of Commercial and Chemeketa Streets in our downtown, but it doesn’t look[Read More…]