Salem’s Donald Malarkey, portrayed in ‘Band of Brothers,’ has died

Associated Press Published 3:24 p.m. PT Oct. 1, 2017 Donald Malarkey, a World War II paratrooper who was awarded the Bronze Star after parachuting behind enemy lines at Normandy to destroy German artillery on D-Day, has died. He was 96. Malarkey was one of several members of “Easy Company” to be widely portrayed in the HBO […]


Oregon Coast loses a pioneering journalist

By Samantha Swindler | The Oregonian/OregonLive The Oregonian Email the author | Follow on Twitter on December 21, 2016 at 5:05 AM, updated December 21, 2016 at 7:58 AM    by Samantha Swindler, The Oregonian/OregonLive.com LeeAnn Neal, a long-time local journalist and pioneering daughter of Tillamook County, died on Saturday, less than two months after […]