Young people facing homelessness in rural Polk County usually have to travel to Salem to get help. With a new federal grant to tackle youth homelessness, local agencies are working to change that.
A guest columnist challenges the decision of Marion County District Attorney Paige Clarkson to keep Salem city records confidential.
The city-funded program started in 2017 tried to house chronically homeless Salemites in private rentals, but city leaders say it’s no longer needed as more housing projects have been added in the city in recent years.
The outage planned by Portland General Electric came as temperatures in Salem entered the 90s.
Over the next two weeks, you may see cars on the road from mobile mapping company Cyclomedia as the city of Salem works to upgrade its digital road maps.
After serving nearly six years as a deputy chief for the Salem Police Department, George Burke recently accepted a job as Lake Oswego’s top cop.
Commissioners on Wednesday will consider state funds to provide services for people facing criminal charges found unable to aid and assist in their own defense.
Volunteers painted a colorful street mural at the intersection of Northeast Columbia and Hazel streets over the weekend.
Three years after it launched, Salem’s downtown bike rental program is no more.
State investigating ethics complaint that Salem-area conservation official used role for financial gain
The state ethics commission recently voted for a full investigation into allegations that the Marion Soil and Water Conservation District’s board chair, Terry Hsu, used his position to earn pay that otherwise wouldn’t have been available to him.