Behind the Story
LISTEN IN: Deciding how to key in on local coverage following the tragic Texas school shooting
THE CONVERSATION: Managing Editor Rachel Alexander shares details about stories making headlines in Salem and how the story came to be with host Wendy Brokaw of Capital Community Media on “Behind The Story.” The program airs weekday mornings on 98.3 FM.
TODAY’S BROADCAST: Rachel Alexander describes the reporting she undertook in Salem following the tragic school shooting in Texas, telling how the Salem-Keizer School District deals with threats of such violence. The story she produced is HERE.
YOUR SOURCE: Rachel Alexander, Salem Reporter's managing editor.
THE RECORDING: Behind The Story
OUR PARTNER: Capital Community Media, the Salem-based community television and radio operation, produces Behind the Scenes for broadcast on FM radio station KMWV. Reach Host Wendy Brokaw at [email protected] or (503) 588-2288.
SALEM PEOPLE Jun. 27
Salem couple puts extra wine to use for Ukraine aid
Patrick Bush made a barrel of pinot noir for a school project while studying winemaking at Chemeketa Community College. With the product now bottled, his wife Jennifer is giving away bottles in exchange for donations to Ukrainian relief organizations.
SALEM EVENTS Jun. 27
PHOTOS: Salem celebrates the return of World Beat festival
A hot weekend didn't keep the crowds away from Riverfront Park for a celebration of dance, food, art, culture and of course, dragon boat racing. The festival was the first World Beat held since the pandemic.
SALEM COMMUNITY Jun. 27
Epilogue's move to State Street will broaden its community activism
Salem's Epilogue Kitchen and Cocktails is moving locations to double its capacity and expand its community activism, its owners seeking to offer a space where people from all walks of life can learn and feel welcome.
PHOTO GALLERY Jun. 26
PHOTOS: Stubborn bridge gives up Salem perch after a lot of tugging
Crews struggled through the day Saturday, June 25, to remove one of Salem's pedestrian skybridges. Finally, the walkway gave up its hold, hours later than expected.
NEWS ROUNDUP Jun. 25
AROUND THE U.S.: Leaders react, mobilize in states in wake of Supreme Court decision
Read a sampling of reports from around the U.S. chronicling the reaction to the landmark abortion decision.