GAPS Executive Director of Operations resigns

ALBANY, Ore.--- The executive director of operations for the Greater Albany Public School District, Russell Buttram, announced on Facebook Sunday that he submitted his resignation earlier this week. Buttram said he submitted the letter to interim Superintendent Rob Saxton last Wednesday. He said this decision was not an easy one...
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Sweet Home, ORLebanon-Express

Oregon Jamboree brings in big business… and some headaches

SWEET HOME — The Oregon Jamboree, wrapping up in Sweet Home today, brings a lot of business to the Linn County community. It also brings all the headaches that come with so many thousands of people converging on the community. Many local businesses described the weekend of the Jamboree as...
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Philomath, ORPosted by
Philomath Dispatch

Philomath-curious? These homes are on the market

Whether you’re looking for a new home on acreage or a fixer-upper close to amenities, you can probably find a listing here to suit you: Accepted Offer with Contingencies. Accepted Offer with Contingencies. Welcome to Millpond Crossing! PH 2 is underway! Beautiful new construction homes/9floor plans available. Floor plans
Aumsville, ORDemocrat-Herald

5 Bedroom Home in Aumsville - $1,350,000

Exquisite property estate features truly custom home, luxurious owner ensuite w/ dbl walk-in closets, cook's kitchen with step-in pantry & granite counters, second story expansive FR with Fr doors to balcony. Uniquely country property w/ spring fed pond and fenced pastures amongst wooded walking trails. Huge Hay Barn with potential for horse stables, 1500SF shop w/ 3ph power, add'l rec bldg 600sf. This home truly has too many amenities to list - B&B? Wedding Venue? AB&B? Owner is Licensed Broker.
Marion County, ORChannel 6000

Woman hit by car north of Salem; listed in critical condition

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — The Marion County Sheriff’s Office said a woman remains in critical condition after being hit by a vehicle Friday. The 33-year-old woman was struck on Silverton Road NE west of Lancaster Drive NE just before 2 p.m. Friday, authorities said. First responders reported the woman having serious injuries when they found her and subsequently took her to a nearby hospital, according to MCSO.
Keizer, ORChannel 6000

‘Full shootout’: Keizer teen records police gun battle

KEIZER, Ore. (KOIN) — Anthony Divine and his friends were outside their apartments in Keizer Wednesday evening when they saw several police units swarm the parking lot of an animal hospital next door. The 19-year-old said there were several kids playing outside and his first instinct was to get them to safety.
Stayton, ORPosted by
Stayton (OR) Weather Channel

Stayton Daily Weather Forecast

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Stayton: Sunday, August 1: Sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Monday, August 2: Sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Tuesday, August 3: Sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Wednesday, August 4: Mostly sunny during
Silverton, ORPosted by
The Oregonian

Silverton man indicted in pedestrian death, shootout with Keizer police

A 47-year-old Silverton man is accused of killing a pedestrian in Keizer on Wednesday as he fled police in a stolen Nissan Xterra in an indictment issued on Friday. Sean K. Beck also is accused of attempted murder of Keizer police officers in an episode that started in Keizer Wednesday evening and ended with a gunfight in the parking lot of Home Depot in northeast Salem.
Albany, ORArgus Observer Online

State commission moves forward on ethics complaint

The Oregon Government Ethics Commission will proceed with a full investigation of a complaint filed against Greater Albany Public Schools alleging violation of state executive session laws during a meeting earlier this summer. The ruling kicks off a 180-day timeline that could result in the seeking of a negotiated settlement...