Photographer Ron Cooper captured this image of a Klamath Modoc dancer performing at the end of Monday’s celebration in Riverfront Park.
A West Salem teenager facing challenges is found dead in the Willamette River and the community reacts with care and concern.
Reporter Ardeshir Tabrizian provides the background on an investigation into a top official of the Marion Soil and Water Conservation District. The case involves a job and possible conflicts of interest.
Catch reporter Ardeshir Tabrizian on the latest episode of our radio show in partnership with CC: Media.
TODAY’S BROADCAST: Rachel Alexander examines why Salem Hospital is suddenly sending patients in transit to other hospitals. This is the first time the tactic has been needed since 2008. Read that story HERE. Plus, Cascade Gateway Park is open again after months to repair damage from homeless encampments. That story[Read More…]
TODAY’S BROADCAST: A Marion County grand jury on July 22 unanimously found three Salem police officers were justified in shooting and killing 16-year-old Robert Brown the previous week after trying to arrest him. Reporter Ardeshir Tabrizian talks about the Marion County District Attorney’s Office’s account of the attempted arrest and[Read More…]
An undeveloped 5.5-acre forested park in south Salem will see a playground, basketball court, and improvements to attract pollinators and restore creek area in the coming years. Salem city councilors last week approved a master plan for Bailey Ridge Park, located at 3801 Tayside Street S, which spells out how[Read More…]
TODAY’S BROADCAST: Rachel Alexander talks about a new drug treatment clinic in Salem, Ideal Option, which provides medication-assisted therapy for opioid and methamphetamine abuse. Read that story HERE. Plus, learn how a new local program to train bilingual EMTs and health workers came about – that story is HERE. YOUR[Read More…]
Two deaths in Marion County are being investigated as possibly caused by the high temperatures in the area over the last week. The Oregon State Medical Examiner’s office reported on Monday that a death in the county on July 29 and a separate death on July 30 are possibly heat[Read More…]
Three teams of firefighters from Oregon, including one from Marion County, were dispatched Sunday morning to head to northern California to help protect structures and communities threatened by the growing McKinney Fire. The fire started Friday in an area west of the northern California city of Yreka and just south[Read More…]