Salem Health builds financial muscle, anticipating future growth

Salem Hospital (Caleb Wolf/Special to Salem Reporter) Salem Health’s latest expansion sounds ambitious: building a $235 million, seven-story, 150-bed tower at its centerpiece facility, Salem Hospital. A decade or two ago, such a project would have seemed gargantuan for the nonprofit Salem-based health system formally named Salem Health Hospitals &[Read More…]


Neighbors of proposed Costco, shopping center file with Oregon Court of Appeals

The site of the proposed Kuebler Gateway Shopping Center in South Salem pictured September 2018. (Troy Brynelson/Salem Reporter) The fate of a proposed Costco-anchored shopping center in south Salem will be decided a little bit later than previously thought. Three neighbors in the South Gateway Neighborhood Association announced Wednesday they[Read More…]


Costco-anchored shopping center sent back to Salem City Council

The site of the proposed Kuebler Gateway Shopping Center in South Salem. (Troy Brynelson/Salem Reporter) A sprawling shopping center on Kuebler Boulevard, anchored by a Costco Wholesale, will likely go back before Salem City Council. The State Land Use Board of Appeals on Wednesday remanded the council’s decision from December,[Read More…]