A man walking in a crosswalk died Jan. 12 after the driver of a pick-up truck hit him while turning left, Salem police said. The agency on Wednesday identified the victim as Robert D. Marshall, 66, of Salem.
A new public show focused on solar eclipses opens Friday, Jan. 19, in the Chemeketa Community College planetarium.
Marion County Commissioners will vote Wednesday on purchasing cleaning supplies and extending a lease for farmland next to the North Marion County Disposal Facility.
A two-alarm fire was contained, and no other structures are threatened.
Rural high schoolers will have more options for career-technical education thanks to Chemeketa grant
A $2.2 million federal grant will allow Chemeketa Community College to develop more classes accessible to high school students in smaller school districts in Marion, Polk and Yamhill counties.
WEATHER REPORT: The National Weather Service issued a revised winter storm warning early Saturday, Jan. 13, that calls for snow and ice in Salem through the day. The city got light snow overnight.
Several community events next week will pay tribute to Martin Luther King Jr., and other performances are scheduled this weekend despite an incoming winter storm.
At a student-organized community forum at South Salem High School Wednesday evening, high schoolers discussed with teachers how union proposals to separate honors and regular classes and address student behavior would impact them.
Salem high schoolers are training to be pilots, aircraft mechanics and fly drones in a new hangar at the airport.
The Salem-Keizer School Board meets Tuesday, Jan. 9 and will hear a summary of feedback gathered during fall community forums on budget cuts.