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09/12/2020

Better weather aids battle against deadly Western wildfires

SALEM, Ore. — Diminishing winds and rising humidity helped firefighters battling deadly blazes in Oregon and California, but with dozens of people still missing, authorities in both states feared that the receding flames could reveal many more dead across the blackened landscape.Oregon’s emergency management director said officials were preparing for a possible “mass fatality event,” READ MORE.
05/01/2020

Salem cancels Memorial Day parade, ceremony

Town of Salem First Selectman Kevin Lyden recently released a statement that the Memorial Day parade and ceremony scheduled for May 25 will be canceled due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.Selectman Ed Chmielewski and Veteran of Foreign Wars Post 2774 President George Jackson will send out correspondence within the next few weeks regarding other Memorial READ MORE.
04/23/2020

Salem Lions Club to offer scholarship

The Salem Lions Club recently announced that it will award two scholarships totalling $4,000 to two graduating seniors who reside in Salem and are planning on post-secondary education in the fall.The application is due by May 4.For application information: bit.ly/3bzC8Nh. Read the rest of the article on norwichbulletin.com READ MORE.

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