Police say a discussion over a custody dispute turned violent Saturday morning at the southeast Salem park.
Workers at the Starbucks at Southeast Commercial Street and Oakhill Avenue recently voted 13-2 in favor of joining a union, making it the first in Salem to do so.
Salem residents will pay about $33 more per year for garbage hauling after councilors approved a rate increased Monday.
The number of Covid cases and hospitalizations in the Salem area continued to fall this past week.
The new cherry blossom design is now flying at Peace Plaza, with plans to distribute additional flags, stickers and pins downtown in the coming weeks.
Drivers should avoid Northeast Hawthorne Avenue and D Street, which was blocked by four cars due to a crash Thursday, police say.
State health officials have confirmed one monkeypox case in Marion County. But the county’s public health director says she is concerned there may not be enough local testing for the virus.
Salem Parkway is closed as emergency responders work on the scene of a crash in which a vehicle caught fire, Salem police said Monday.
After Salem’s first street mural graced the Grant neighborhood in July, Travel Salem’s leaders wanted to help more neighborhoods get a colorful addition to their streets.
The Aug. 27 festival is a city-organized “grand opening” for the Salem Rotary Amphitheater after several months of test concerts and private events at the new structure.