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PHOTOS: Hundreds march to Capitol to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Cynthia Richardson, the Salem-Keizer school district’s director of equity, sings “Swing Low, Sweet Chariot” at Salem’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration on Jan. 21, 2019 (Rachel Alexander/Salem Reporter) Several hundred people marched from North Salem High School to the Oregon Capitol to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day in[Read More…]

Recent stories on Oregon’s system for dealing with the criminally insane contained errors, flawed data

The Oregon State Hospital in Salem, which treats those who are found “guilty except for insanity.” (The Enterprise/File) NOTE: Salem Reporter republished articles jointly produced by the Malheur Enterprise and ProPublica. The news organizations have published this correction to those reports. Les Zaitz, editor of Salem Reporter, is also editor[Read More…]