Winter storm warning remains in place for Salem

 UPDATE 5 a.m. Monday — Salem-Keizer schools are closed Monday, according to the Salem-Keizer School District, but the district administrative offices will open at 10 a.m. In central Oregon, state officials have announced that all state offices in Deschutes, Jefferson and Crook counties will be closed Monday. Rain was[Read More…]


8 officers hurt in inmate assault at Ontario state prison

ONTARIO — Eight employees of the Snake River Correctional Institution were injured Saturday morning in assaults involving one inmate, the state Corrections Department said in a news release. The agency said one “staff member was assaulted by an inmate” at about 10:30 a.m. but didn’t identify the corrections officer or[Read More…]