Salem residents gather in protest of immigration detention centers along the border

Ben Dinsdale, Leda Dinsdale (8 months) and Anne Conners participate in Friday’s protest in downtown Salem against immigration detention centers. (Sonia Boeger/Special to Salem Reporter) An estimated 200 people from around Oregon gathered Friday, July 12, at the Salem Transit Center in downtown Salem for a vigil to end immigration[Read More…]

PHOTOS: 700 graduate from Chemeketa Community College

Chemeketa Community College graduates wave to audience members as the 2019 ceremony begins (Rachel Alexander/Salem Reporter) Winemakers, adult high school graduates, formerly homeless students and military veterans were among the 700 students who walked across the stage at Chemeketa Community College’s graduation on June 18 at the Oregon State Fairground[Read More…]