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Groper strikes again in Salem area
The Marion County Sheriff's Office received another report of a woman who was grabbed while she was walking at Carolina Avenue and Phipps Lane NE between 2:30 and 2:45 p.m. She told authorities that a young man came up behind her and grabbed her lower legs.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Groper attacking Women in Salem
Salem Police think they have a serial groper on there hands. December 11th was the most recent attack.
South China Morning Post
Western universities test academic ideals when setting up shop in China
Western colleges forced to confront the unsavoury reality of censorship in their rush to set up shop in world's No 2 economy Members of the Wellesley College faculty reacted strongly when word spread that Peking University might fire professor Xia Yeliang , a Beijing critic.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Chinese advocate of free speech is fired
Beijing: Officials at one of China's most respected universities have reportedly fired an outspoken legal scholar for advocating free speech and for repeatedly calling on the government to abide by its own constitution.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
reporters track down updates to high-interest stories
One of the most common requests Statesman Journal reporters and editors get from readers is to find out the resolution to a story we've published.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Things to do this weekend in Salem
It is a serious live music weekend with a dozen options to hear all styles of music, plus a few other festive celebrations can get you in the holiday mood.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
The PGE Foundation awards $276,050 in Q3 to Oregon nonprofits: Oregon industry notes
The PGE Foundation , Portland General Electric's corporate foundation, awarded 36 grants totaling $276,050 to Oregon nonprofits In the third quarter of 2013.
West Linn Tidings
Reclaim holiday spirit at Christmas Unplugged
John Doan, a professor with Willamette University's music department, will present "Christmas Unplugged - Reclaiming the Holiday Spirit" at 7 p.m. Dec. 6 at Christ Church Episcopal Parish, 1060 Chandler Road in Lake Oswego.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
History warrants a fair chance for Rouhani
My senior thesis at Willamette University in 1960 studied the possibility of peaceful reform in a totalitarian country.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Former David Wu challenger runs against Clackamas County Clerk Sherry Hall
David Robinson, who challenged former U.S. Rep. David Wu , is running against Clackamas County Clerk Sherry Hall for her seat in the November 2014 election.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Human rights talk opened eyes to Micronesia issue
Giff's visit to Salem and other settings in the Willamette Valley included meetings with a variety of student and other groups, and I strongly recommend that people read his book, "Don't Ever Whisper," about his late wife, Darlene Keju, and her valiant efforts to seek compensation for victims of U.S. nuclear bomb testing that took place during the ... (more)
Wed Nov 27, 2013
The birdman of Gaiety Hill
Birds are a great conversation starter. At least they are for David Craig, the biology chairman at Willamette University.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Candlelight vigil on steps of the Capitol tonight will mark JFK assassination
A candlelight vigil and memorial service tonight will observe the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
John Doan's 'Christmas Unplugged' performance at Christ United Methodist Church will...
During the show Doan will play a variety of instruments, show archival photos and prompt an audience sing- and whistle-along.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Chamber orchestra opens its rehearsal today
Salem Chamber Orchestra offers a bargain today for music lovers: its open dress rehearsal from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Hudson Hall.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Childup Bestof: How to Boost Preschoolers' Selective Attention
According to a study by Oregon researchers from the University of Oregon's Brain Development Lab, College of Education and Department of Psychology, and a psychologist from Willamette University, parents can play an important role in the enhancement of their children's attention skills.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
The Cedar Mill News
Tips for the Holidays a " Package Delivery
Thursday, November 21, noon to 1 pm. in the Washington Street Conference Center, Room 103, 225 S. First Avenue, Hillsboro.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Deo Niyizonkiza brings health to Burundi, finds help and hope
Deogratias Niyizonkiza has a knack for turning strangers into friends, which is just the sort of gift needed to mend rifts in the world.