Photos: Oregon wildfires blankets Salem area in smoke

Photos: Oregon wildfires blankets Salem area in smoke

For the last couple days, Oregon and her surrounding neighbors are currently experiencing a huge increase of wildfires; causing people to evacuate their towns and homes.

Photos: Demonstrators held “War on Racism” rally at the Oregon State Capital

Photos: Demonstrators held “War on Racism” rally at the Oregon State Capital

Demonstrators took to the Oregon State Capital State Park to hold a “War on Racism” rally to “highlight the continued blatant inadequate actions of the Salem Police Department and the Oregon State Police” on Saturday, July 11.

Photos: Hundreds gather at Oregon Capital for Black Lives Matter protest

Photos: Hundreds gather at Oregon Capital for Black Lives Matter protest

A group of Black Lives Matter protestors and advocates gathered in front of the Oregon Capital on Saturday, July 4.

5-07-2020–Hundreds gathered at Oregon Capitol to #ReOpenOregon

5-07-2020–Hundreds gathered at Oregon Capitol to #ReOpenOregon

Anti-lockdown protestors stormed the Oregon Capitol to demand that Oregon reduce state restrictions and allow them to go back to work on Saturday, May 2, 2020.   Ronnie Daniels, one of the speakers at the protest, spoke about the “Wuhan Virus,” and expressed concerns that, “This is a shutdown, 1 out of seven, in this […]

03-18-2020–Oregon Governor Signs Executive Order

03-18-2020–Oregon Governor Signs Executive Order

Despite Republican efforts to curb the climate bill, climate activists gathered behind Gov. Kate Brown in solidarity for taking climate action into the next step. “While today’s young people are also encouraged to make our world a better place, our planet is running out of time. I have heard it loud and clear…climate action is […]

03-2-20–Salem Climate Strike

03-2-20–Salem Climate Strike

Climate Activists held a climate strike in front of the Oregon Capitol to advocate for climate action on Friday, Feb. 28. Their mission began shortly after the Republican senators walked out on Monday, Feb. 25 to try and curb an environmental bill (HB 1530) from being passed. Telling them to “do their jobs and protect […]

2-20-2020–Oregon Vapor Trade Association held Vape Day rally at the Oregon State Capitol

2-20-2020–Oregon Vapor Trade Association held Vape Day rally at the Oregon State Capitol

The Oregon Vapor Trade Association (OVTA) held a lobby day in front of the Oregon Capitol on Monday, Feb. 10. Their mission included representing manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors, and retailers of vape products for the state of Oregon. Sharing a vision of unity regarding state and federal level advocacy programs and tobacco harm education with an […]

02-3-2020–Oregon residents holds rally at the Oregon Capitol

02-3-2020–Oregon residents holds rally at the Oregon Capitol

Oregon residents rallied in front of the Oregon Capitol in protest of the Carbon Tax plan that is said to be “one of the most complex and sprawling pieces of legislation,” (Oregonian) on Monday, Jan. 3.

3/23/19-Defend the Second Amendment Rally

3/23/19-Defend the Second Amendment Rally

Early in the morning, a ‘Defend the Second Amendment’ rally happened right outside the capital in the Capital State Park on March 23, 2019.

3/16/2019—Cherry Blossom Festival Day

3/16/2019—Cherry Blossom Festival Day

Starting at 10 a.m., ended at 2 p.m., Salem had the Cherry Blossom Festival Day at the Oregon State Capitol on March 16, 2019.