Three months after the first commercial flight in over a decade took off from the Salem Municipal Airport, Avelo Airlines said most flights have been over 80% full. The airline hasn’t tapped a pool of money the city set aside to guarantee revenues.
Two downtown affordable housing developments and a large apartment building are scheduled to open in 2024.
Wavra Farms & Nursery is running a weekly winter farmers market on Saturdays, with about 30 vendors, art classes and more.
Oregon has struggled to hold employers accountable for their failure to pay workers, leaving millions in back wages and penalties uncollected.
Despite low unemployment, Salem-area food pantries are serving more than 18,000 families per month – nearly double the number pre-Covid.
Brad Compton recently took over Pioneer Trust Bank as president, making him the fifth in his family to run the bank since it opened a century ago.
Columnist Pamela Ferrara looks at why food prices rose so much over the past two years, and what might be ahead for Salem shoppers.
More than 40% of parents responding to a Portland State University survey said they or their partner quit, declined or changed jobs due to child care challenges.
Salem’s local retailers can fill just about any holiday gift need. Salem Reporter asked merchants what they had. You can find everything from colored pencils to Elsinore Theatre gift certificates.
A new indoor winter farmers market is intended to give local farmers and food producers a place to sell during the off-season. It runs Saturdays through the end of February.