Police say Reimundo Aispuro arrest is the third made in a string of June robberies.
Reporter Ardeshir Tabrizian gives the details of recent robberies, including a pedestrian confronted while walking through northeast Salem.
Drivers on Southeast Liberty Street may see delays overnight starting Monday as city crews begin sewer repairs. Two other roads in southeast Salem are also slated for utility work and closures. On Liberty Street, repairs to sanitary sewer lines from Southeast Mission Street to the Salem Civic Center will take[Read More…]
The department’s crosswalk safety campaign is intended to educate drivers, issuing warnings as well as citations for egregious violations.
A fruit warehouse hopes to decorate its building with a mural celebrating Oregon cherry production, pending approval from the city’s public arts commission.
Funded by a state Department of Environmental Quality grant, the septic work will focus on Detroit, Idanha, Gates and other unincorporated areas impacted by the Beachie Creek and Lionshead fires.
The fire south of Salem forced over 100 families to evacuate their homes and burned 164 acres, but caused no injuries or structures lost.
Salem officially renamed the Salem Parkway to Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway, with new street signs installed over the weekend. City historic preservation officer To mark the occasion, Kimberli Fitzgerald shares a brief history of the city’s civil rights movement.
More than 100 people had to evacuate their homes this weekend as the Vitae Springs Fire burned nearly 165 acres.
City officials say 60 private firefighters are expected on the lines of the Vitae Springs Fire on Sunday to help track down and extinguish hot spots. The evacuation order was lifted at noon Sunday.