ON THE AIR
ON THE AIR: Salem Reporter's Rachel Alexander takes you inside local schools on the first day of school
LISTEN IN: Catch the comments of Managing Editor Rachel Alexander on the latest local news on community radio station KMWV (98.3 FM) with "In Case You Missed It - With Salem Reporter."
The topic: Students are back to in-person classes in the Salem-Keizer School District with something close to normal times. Some students and teachers returned to schools with new remodels done - and Covid rules still in place to keep the doors open.
Today's guest: Rachel Alexander, Salem Reporter's managing editor and education reporter.
Our media partnership: Salem Reporter is teaming up with KMWV 98.3 FM for weekday morning presentations on the stories of the day.
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ON THE AIR Sep. 22
ON THE AIR: Salem Reporter's Saphara Harrell discusses a local restaurant requiring proof of vaccination
LISTEN IN: Catch the comments of reporter Saphara Harrell on the latest local news on community radio station KMWV (98.3 FM) with "In Case You Missed It - With Salem Reporter."
STATE GOVERNMENT Sep. 21
State, SEIU agree on vaccine mandate for state employees with paid leave, exemptions
The state and SEIU 503 agreed Monday to offer more paid leave opportunities for state employees getting vaccinated ahead of a statewide vaccine mandate.
SALEM CITY GOVERNMENT Sep. 21
More people riding the bus, all-renewable power needed for Salem to meet climate goals
The Salem City Council heard a presentation on the Salem Climate Action Plan Task Force’s efforts to make Salem greener in the future. To meet its ambitious goals, aggressive action would be needed in the next 30 years.
FreeCOVID IN OREGON Sep. 21
What we know about breakthrough Covid cases in Oregon
About 1% of fully vaccinated Marion and Polk county residents have contracted Covid to date. State data shows the number of people diagnosed with Covid after vaccination has climbed as the overall number of cases soared in July and August, but unvaccinated Oregonians remain far more likely to get sick.
GUEST COLUMN Sep. 21
COLUMN: Sometimes, where you live can impact cost of health care plans
Medicare questions or issues? Jim Sellers, former Oregon journalist and state agency employee, writes a regular column to help thousands in Salem deal with the confusing world of Medicare and federal benefits. He's available to answer your questions at no charge.