Articles tagged with: Salem

13 July 2015

Governor Kate Brown expected to sign package of bills today

Posted in Local, Regional

Salem, Ore. --- It will be a busy day in Salem today, July 13th, for Oregon Governor Kate Brown.The Governor is expected to sign a package of bills.Senate Bill 4-54 will expand access to sick time f ...

10 July 2015

Parents outraged over letter sent by Salem school

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. --- A bizarre story out of Salem, where a letter, sent out by the Salem-Keizer School District, tells parents that if they're late picking up their children, the Department of Human Serv ...

06 July 2015

Child porn suspect arrested in Multnomah County

Posted in Regional

Updated (7/7 9 a.m.) Authorities say a registered sex offender wanted by Salem police has been taken into custody in Multnomah County. Salem, Ore. -- (KGW) Salem detectives are asking for the pub ...

07 May 2015

Oregon Senate passes bill to ban conversion therapy

Posted in Local

Salem, Ore. -- In a 21 to 8 vote, the Oregon Senate has voted to ban conversion therapy for gay and transgender teens. Conversion therapy is the process of trying to change a person's sexual orient ...

05 May 2015

Former Oregon youth pastor sentenced to 33 years in prison for raping young teen

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. --- A former Oregon youth pastor will spend more than 33 years in prison convicted of raping a girl under 16-years-old.According to the Statesman Journal, Peter James Bass pleaded guilty ...

01 May 2015

Cylvia Hayes' public records case goes before Salem judge

Posted in Regional, Politics

Salem, Ore. --- A lawyer for former first lady Cylvia Hayes is going before a judge in Salem arguing Hayes should not be forced to release e-mails that deal with public business.Oregon Attorney Gene ...

29 April 2015

Proposed measure would ban gay conversion therapy in Oregon

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. -- Conversion therapy is the process of trying to change a person's sexual orientation or gender identity. Legislators in Salem are considering banning the practice for kids under 18-ye ...

22 April 2015

Vaccine requirements continue to be discussed in Salem

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. --- Vaccinations are at the heart of a debate in Salem again.Senate Bill 895 passed the Senate Education Committee.It would require schools and children's facilities to publish informati ...

13 April 2015

Oregon woman breakup tactic: Fracturing man's head with bat

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. -- (KGW) A 24-year-old Turner woman was arrested for attacking a man with a baseball bat after she decided she wanted to end their relationship, police said. Haley Fox, 24, began an onl ...

06 March 2015

Jeanne Atkins sworn in as Oregon Secratary of State

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. --- Governor Kate Brown announced today that she will appoint Jeanne Atkins as Oregon Secretary of State. Ms. Atkins will be sworn in at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 11th in the Governo ...