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When it comes to this key demographic trend, Salem has an edge — March 27, 2016

When it comes to this key demographic trend, Salem has an edge

Written in collaboration with Molly Young

Portland may attract more twenty-somethings, but a new study shows Salem has the edge on one key demographic trend.

The Oregon Office of Economic Analysis found that Salem’s higher-than-average youth population means the metro area’s workforce could grow faster than Portland’s or the state’s overall.

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Fire tower ribbon cutting goes up in smoke — December 1, 2015

Fire tower ribbon cutting goes up in smoke

Photo story: The dedication ceremony for West Salem High’s newest Career and Technical Education program, Public Safety.

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