Month: August 2011

Jobless rate up again in Salem

The local unemployment rate continued to rise in July, going up to 9.9 percent as a state economist says job loss is accelerating. June’s revised unemployment rate for the Salem Metropolitan Statistical Area was 9.8 percent, up...

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SeeClickFix – Aug 26, 2011

Keizer and Salem residents can now report potholes, burned-out street lights, damaged sidewalks and more for free and anonymously at Included here are recent complaints. We’re taking complaints and concerns...

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Vets only space at civic center

By JASON COX Of the Keizertimes Keizerite John Rizzo said Thursday the Keizer Civic Center will have the first veterans-only parking sign in the city – and possibly the nation. A dedication ceremony will be at the Keizer Civic...

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