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Woman dies in head-on crash in Salem

SALEM, Ore. (KPTV) - One person was killed in a head-on crash in Salem on Tuesday afternoon. Just after 4 p.m., officers were called out to a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of State Street Northeast and Hawthorne Avenue Northeast. Police said an investigation revealed a Chevrolet Camaro was westbound on State Street when it struck a Ford Fiesta head-on that was making a northbound turn onto Hawthorne Avenue.

Are there any recommended hotels in Salem?

Anybody know a good hotel in Salem? I've never been but I hear horror stories about people bringing back bed-bugs or ending up somewhere dangerous. Is there a well-known hotel that you might know of? Simply searching hotels in Salem, obviously, yields too many results to sort through... Thanks!

Dec. 7 outstanding warrants

Area law enforcement officers are looking for the following people with outstanding warrants Anyone with information on these individuals may call the Yamhill County Sheriff's Office or its detectives, or the Newberg-Dundee Police Department. The Sheriff's Office Crime Information tip line is 800-577-1707. Newberg police can be reached at 503-538-8321, and Yamhill County detectives can be reached at 503-434-7508. Dec. 7 - Randy James Koenighain, 56, is wanted on a probation violation for possession of a controlled substance (PCS). - Gregory James Knapp, 57, is wanted on a probation violation for driving under the influence of intoxicants (DUII). - Dwight...

Keizer Holiday Lights Parade Day Road Closures

The Keizer Police Department will be closing River Rd N on Saturday December 10, 2022 for the Keizer Holiday Lights Parade. Lockhaven Dr N will be closed at 3:00 p.m. to all traffic between River Rd N and McClure St N to establish the parade staging area. River Rd N...

Two-Vehicle Collision Leaves One Deceased

Salem, Ore. — At approximately 4:10 p.m., Salem Police patrol officers were called to the scene of a two-vehicle collision at the intersection of State ST and Hawthorne AV NE which left one of the drivers deceased. The preliminary investigation by the Traffic Team determined the driver of a...

Where can I get a white ink tattoo in Salem?

I'm looking for a tattoo artist that can do white ink. I would like to get a tattoo on my arm over a scratch my cat gave me so the scratch doesn't disappear. This would be my first tattoo and I'm not sure where to look. Please give me some suggestions. Thanks! :D.

Two teens accused of damaging baseball field in Salem

SALEM, Ore. (KPTV) - A baseball field in Salem was badly damaged after two teens did donuts on the field with a truck. Salem police responded to the Gilmore Field, located at 1150 Hoyt Street Southeast, just before 5:30 p.m. on Monday. Police had received a report that a truck had driven onto the field and was going in circles on the ballfield.

I-5 Fatal, Marion Co., Dec. 5

On Thursday, December 1st, 2022, at approximately 5:26 AM, the Oregon State Police responded to a single vehicle collision on the northbound lanes of Interstate 5, near milepost 270. The preliminary investigation indicated a white 2010 Chrysler Town & Country Mini-Van, operated by Dale S Heggem (76), of Salem, veered off of the highway at a high rate of speed, driving onto the shoulder of the roadway and then striking a tree, head-on, on the driver side of the mini-van. Heggem was pronounced deceased at the scene from injuries sustained in the crash. Interstate 5 was open during the investigation with the slow lane being shut down for about 4 hours. OSP was assisted by the Woodburn Fire Department, the Marion County Medical Examiner, the Cornwell Funeral Home, and ODOT.

Dec. 7 public safety round-up

Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue run log, Yamhill County Sheriff's log, Newberg-Dundee Police Department logTVF&R run log Nov. 17 Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue crews responded to emergency medical calls on Dayton Avenue, Church Street, Trestle View Court, Oak Leaf Street, Graystone Drive in Dundee, Villa Road, College Street, Edgewood Court, Libra Stret, Everest Road, Laurel Drive, Williams Street, Mountainview Drive and 11th Street in Dundee. TVF&R personnel responded to a report of smoke in the area of Trinity Lane and North Valley Road. Nov. 18 Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue crews responded to emergency medical calls on Hancock Street,...

Corps unveils plan for local dams

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Portland District (Corps) is asking for public feedback through Jan. 19 on its proposed 30-year plan for the operation and maintenance of its system of 13 dams and reservoirs across the Willamette River Basin. The plan, referred to as a Draft Programmatic Environmental...

Mixing art, culture & creativity

Woodburn School District's Russian dual-language program held its first art nightA group of parents put their minds together and came up with a plan that mixed art education, culture and fun all within the same formula. Woodburn School District's Russian dual-language program held its first focused art night on Dec. 5 with pre-k through 8th-grade students gathering in the Heritage Elementary School and Valor Middle School cafeterias to take part in creative endeavors that convey cultural traditions. "It's an art night that has a cultural twist to it," said parent committee member Natalya Feoktistov. The program proved popular with attending...