Articles tagged with: Salem

09 December 2014

Ashland woman claims $12.1 million Megabucks prize

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. --- Cathy Silver of Ashland, claimed her $12.1 million Megabucks jackpot prize over a month of learning she had a winning ticket. Silver won her jackpot prize by matching all six numbe ...

02 December 2014

Salem teacher accused of pulling off student's shirt resigns

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. -- (KGW) The teacher at an alternative high school in Salem accused of pulling off a student's shirt during class has resigned. Carrie McCann was initially placed on paid administrative ...

21 November 2014

Ore. pageant winner arrested in Keizer meth, heroin raid

Posted in Regional

Keizer, Ore. -- (KGW News) A former beauty pageant contestant's arrest on drug charges underscores a chilling pattern of drug abuse that police say they see time and time again among young people in ...

13 November 2014

"Roscoe Bandit" caught in Grants Pass

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --- A man wanted in connection with four northwest bank robberies is in FBI custody Thursday after he was arrested at a Grants Pass recycling center.William Mitchell aka the "Rosco ...

13 November 2014

Willamette University football player arrested for murder charges

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. --- A 22 year old student at Oregon’s Willamette University was arrested Wednesday night, charged with murder for the death of a 66 year old Salem man.Michael Hampshire was murdered in ...

11 November 2014

High speed chase in Klamath County ends in arrest

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. --- A 115 mile an hour chase through northern Klamath County leads to the arrest of a Salem man.State police say they first tried to pull over 35 year old Alejandro Castanas-Bail ...

24 September 2014

Police: 1 person was killed 1 in critical condition in crash on I-5 in Salem

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. -- (KGW News) One man was killed and a woman was critically injured in a crash involving as many as seven vehicles on southbound Interstate 5 in Salem on Wednesday morning, state police ...

16 September 2014

7 Ore. prison officers face danger with inmate attacks every 3 days

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. – (KGW News) For officers, it may be the toughest beat around. "I can't even count the number of times I've been assaulted," said Sgt. Dan Russ, who works inside the Oregon State Penit ...

30 June 2014

Salem day care suspended over medical pot use

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. --- (KGW) The state of Oregon has suspended the license of a daycare in Salem because the manager and other staff members smoke pot at the facility while children are on-site. But the m ...

16 June 2014

Horse rescued after falling in mud hole

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. -- Firefighters and others worked for three hours Sunday to rescue a horse that had fallen into a muddy hole that held it like quicksand. The horse named Missy apparently fell off an emb ...