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Stories with place: Salem
  • Oregon honors fallen officers at Salem ceremony 
    Updated: May-04-16 10:35 am

    SALEM, Oregon - One hundred and eighty-two flags lined the driveway outside the Oregon Public Safety Academy - one for each law enforcement officer who has died in the line of duty since the 1880s.

  • Device helps police find missing elderly, vulnerable faster 
    Updated: May-01-16 10:01 am

    SALEM, Oregon - The Marion County sheriff's office wants people to know there a device that would help them track down missing elderly and vulnerable people more quickly. The device called Project Lifesaver is a bracelet with a beacon inside that allows search and rescue teams to zero in on a missing person.

  • What happens if there's no home for homework? 
    Updated: May-01-16 3:05 am

    SALEM, Oregon - Melody likes to wear her turquoise flip-flops, complete with matching sunflowers on top, to school.

  • 2 inmates who walked away from work crews apprehended 
    Updated: Apr-28-16 10:25 pm

    SALEM, Oregon - Authorities have apprehended two inmates who walked away from work crews Tuesday.

  • How Oregon pot dealers pay taxes story has photos
    Updated: Apr-20-16 2:52 pm

    SALEM, Oregon - Oregon has raked in $6.84 million so far from January and February recreational pot sales - far outpacing the $3 million projected for the entire year.

  • Wheelchair fencing a joy to man with palsy 
    Updated: Apr-09-16 3:05 am

    SALEM, Oregon - Chris Barrilleaux leaves his home once a week.

  • Landslides cloud the water at Detroit Lake 
    Updated: Apr-08-16 10:24 am

    SALEM, Oregon - A stream of muddy water has been flowing into Detroit Lake during the past month at least, turning the reservoir murky in places while impacting the way officials treat Salem's drinking water.