PHOTOS: This not-so-little piggy went to market in Salem

Oscar, a Kunekune Juliana pig, joins the crowd at Salem Saturday Market on April 2, 2022. (Ron Cooper/Salem Reporter) While not exactly “this little piggy went to market”, Oscar, a Kunekune Juliana pig, delighted children and adults while confounding dogs with their owners at Salem Saturday Market. Weighing in at[Read More…]


PHOTO GALLERY: Saxons weather a pandemic year, graduate in person

South Salem High School turned its football field into a ceremonial grounds for graduation on Friday, June 11. The school allowed four guests per graduate, breaking the Class of 2021 into three groups for separate ceremonies. (Ron Cooper/Salem Reporter) South Salem High School turned its football field into a ceremonial[Read More…]


PHOTOS: Aerial views over Gates reveal fire’s rampage

A worker starts the big job of cleaning up debris in Gates. The community was hit hard by fires on Sept. 7 and Sept. 8, triggered in part by power lines toppled as high winds hit the Santiam Canyon. (Ron Cooper/Salem Reporter) With smoke cleared, the patchwork of wildfire damage[Read More…]