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Remember fire safety this camping season

As Oregon's summer travel season gets in full gear, State Fire Marshal Jim Walker is cautioning all campers to heed campfire safety rules and tips.

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Turning voice into text: How one business is helping the hard-of-hearing and others

Archer Captioning fills a special niche in providing services for individuals who are deaf or hard-of -hearing.

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Find the history of New Orleans in a bowl of gumbo

Examine a steaming bowl of gumbo and you’ll learn much about the history and culture of New Orleans and the surrounding area of southern Louisiana.

Red Cross needs donations of platelets critical to helping patients kick cancer

For the first time, people wanting to make a lifesaving difference in the Salem area can donate platelets at the American Red Cross Salem Blood Donation Center.

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Remember when: The Apollo 11 moon landing

On July 16, 1969, a little over eight years after President Kennedy challenged NASA to put a man on the moon, a massive Saturn 5 rocket propelled the Apollo 11 command module Columbia, the lunar module Eagle and its now-famous crew (Neil A. Armstrong, commander; Michael Collins, command module pilot; and Edwin (Buzz) Aldrin Jr., lunar module pilot) on its historic journey towards the Moon.

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Remember fire safety this camping season

As Oregon's summer travel season gets in full gear, State Fire Marshal Jim Walker is cautioning all campers to heed campfire safety rules and tips.

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Turning voice into text: How one business is helping the hard-of-hearing and others

Archer Captioning fills a special niche in providing services for individuals who are deaf or hard-of -hearing.

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Find the history of New Orleans in a bowl of gumbo

Examine a steaming bowl of gumbo and you’ll learn much about the history and culture of New Orleans and the surrounding area of southern Louisiana.

Community videos

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Community video: Marion County Fair

Scenes from Marion County Fair

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Community video: White House Conference on Aging

The Boomer and Senior News stops by a once a decade event held in Lebanon, Oregon: The Oregon White House Conference on Aging.

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Community Video: Boomer and Seniors have dance fever!

Boomers and Seniors show off their dancing skills.

Opinion

ANOTHER VOICE: Four reasons the corporate grocer liquor takeover is bad for Oregon

In 2011, grocers got their way with a ballot measure that privatized Washington’s liquor sales.

From the pages of the Hood River News

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Who would you vote for? Sound off in our polls!

Who would you vote for in the presidential election?

New Breakthroughs In The Drive For Peace In The Middle East: Changing Public Opinion

Through Interfaith Unification

Houston, TX, June 8, 2015