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Election Day May 17, Get that ballot IN, Why May Matters

Posted on Apr 28, 2016 in News, slider File | 0 comments

Get that ballot IN Marion County ballots are being mailed this week. Mark yours and turn it in as soon as possible. Why? – You won’t...

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What Salem people say

Posted on Apr 28, 2016 in News | 1 comment

We recently asked Salem residents on Liberty Street and in South Salem if they knew who Salem’s mayor was, and if they knew who was...

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Little school, big politics -Willamette students speak out

Posted on Apr 28, 2016 in News | 0 comments

If you want to hear firebrand political ideas, what better place to start than at the local college? As this year’s election season...

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Salem PACs -local money influences election

Posted on Apr 14, 2016 in News | 2 comments

by Helen Caswell Political Action Committees (PACs) have existed in the United States since 1944, but have not come to the attention of...

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Discover Your Roots

Posted on Apr 14, 2016 in News | 0 comments

by Laura Gildart Sauter Anyone who still has reservations about the rapidly-growing “coolness factor” of Salem will have those doubts...

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Salem City Club promotes mayoral, councilor candidates

Posted on Apr 14, 2016 in News, slider File | 1 comment

  “Our primary purpose is to help our members understand the issues our local and state governments are confronting, and help us be...

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Political aficionado seeks office

Posted on Apr 14, 2016 in News | 2 comments

“I’ve learned in life that process is as important as content when building consensus,” says Jan Kailuweit, candidate for the Ward 1 city...

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Marion County Clerk: Three Way Race

Posted on Apr 14, 2016 in News | 0 comments

In the primary election on May 17th Marion County voters will choose among three candidates, incumbent Bill Burgess, Tim Kirsch or Tom...

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Notes from the Bern

Posted on Mar 31, 2016 in News, slider File | 0 comments

by Laura Gildart Sauter Despite the cold wind and intermittent rain, the lines at the Moda Center wind around the block several times. ...

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