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Man accused of shooting officer arraigned
A man indicted by a Marion County Grand Jury was arraigned Thursday on a list of charges for a shooting incident in which he and a Marion County deputy were injured.
Wed Dec 18, 2013
Suspect in Marion Co. deputy shooting indicted
The man accused of shooting a sheriff's deputy near Silverton was formally indicted by a Marion County Grand Jury Wednesday.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Two men face murder charges in death of Silverton resident
Uriah Michael Dean McKinley, 22, and Andrew James Slover, 23, were in court Monday to face a Marion County grand jury indictment on murder charges related to the death of Jeffrey Lamoreaux, 30, in Silverton.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Silverton man arrested for 'reckless burning' in fire that destroyed his parents' home
Matthew Petrina is accused of reckless burning for a fire that destroyed his parent's home Sunday in Silverton.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Suspect who allegedly shot officer near Silverton tree farm identified
The suspect who allegedly shot a Marion County sheriff's deputy last Friday has been identified as Cody Marshall Edwards of Dallas.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Frederick: Plays & the Polar Pearl Connection
Here's a bit of trivia: Thornton Wilder's play Our Town and an unsuccessful attempt to reach the North Pole have a Silverton connection, and Homer Davenport was involved.
Someone stole coins, scrap gold and silver jewelry, and cash from the safe. 10:45 a.m., drug offense, 300 block N Water St. Employees found drugs and paraphernalia in a customer's room upon his departure.
Play opens tonight
The fictional Louisiana community of Chinquapin Parish is 2,500 miles from Silverton, but a group of female high-school theater students will make their audience believe the two close-knit communities are one and the same.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Wounded Marion County deputy Jim Buchholz leaves hospital on crutches
A Marion County sheriff's deputy wounded Friday in a shooting with an armed man Friday walked out of a Portland hospital Sunday afternoon.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Deputy shot, suspect arrested after shooting near Silverton
Police are shown at a location near Silverton, reportedly a Christmas tree farm, where an officer-involved shooting occurred.
Silverton holiday marketplace open today and Saturday
Vendors will offer baked goods, pasta, crafts, home decor, jewelry, clothing, soaps, handmade blankets, antique furniture and other items.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Tree hunting: Several area Christmas tree farms are now open; know what you're looking for
Oregon is known for its trees. Around the Christmas season, this comes in handy for local shoppers wanting a cut Christmas tree.
Silverton man's death is ruled suspicious as marshals investigate
Officers from several jurisdictions, including a U.S. Marshal's Fugitive Task Force, were among the agencies who investigated the suspicious death of a man in Silverton.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Police investigating suspicious death in Silverton
A man's body was found Monday evening in a home at 218 Olson Road and investigators concluded it was suspicious, according to a Marion County District Attorney's Office news release.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Fun, fitness in store after today's big feast
Check out these holiday events that can complete your Thanksgiving Day celebrations.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Robinson: Find another way to pay for infrastructure
After living in the community of Silverton for 57 years, I have come to love this town.
Arts and cultural groups get grants
Seventeen arts and cultural organizations in Marion County -- including a handful in the Santiam Canyon -- have received grants from the Marion Cultural Development Corp. The money comes from the Oregon Cultural Trust, which in turn is fed mostly by donations made by taxpayers in exchange for a state tax credit.
Wolf Building warms for the holidays
It has been nearly nine months since retail sales have taken place at the grand three-story structure built in 1892 at the northeast corner of Main and Water streets in downtown Silverton.