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Lee Clarkson

Statesman Journal

Salem, OR, United States

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Recent articles by Lee:

Holding Court: Fill up on Norwegian baked goods and shop for the holidays

The Thor Lodge, Sons of Norway bake sale sounds delicious, and there's no shortage of holiday craft sales to help you shrink that Christmas list. → Read More

Restaurant Inspections: Amadeus Cafe, Independence Grill & Bar, Jimmy John's

A roundup of recent Marion and Polk County restaurant inspections, including Jimmy Johns and Independence Bar and Grill. → Read More

What's the construction happening at Judson Middle School?

A look at the construction underway at Judson Middle School → Read More

Restaurant Inspections: Golden Grill Restaurant, KFC, Padington's

A roundup of recent Marion and Polk County restaurant inspections. → Read More

The holidays are here with events in tow: Holding Court

There's plenty to do in the Mid-Valley to celebrate Thanksgiving and Small Business Saturday, plus get a jump on Christmas festivities. → Read More

A few ways to get involved in the holiday season: Holding Court

Craft fairs and a pajama drive are just a few ways to get involved this holiday season in the Salem area. → Read More

What's happening at the corner of Turner Road SE and Kuebler Blvd.?

A look at what construction crews are up to at Turner Road SE and Kuebler Blvd for the Valley Industrial Park project. → Read More

Holding Court: West Salem teacher receives prestigious national award

Holding Court features Greg Smith, who was honored with a Presidential Award, plus holiday events to fill up your calendar. → Read More

Restaurant Inspections: Five Guys, Don Pedro Mayor, Subway

A roundup of recent Marion and Polk County restaurant inspections. → Read More

What's being built at McNary High School?

The project will among other things, increase the capacity of McNary High School from 1,700 students to 2,200. → Read More

Honor veterans with music or kick off holiday shopping: Holding Court

A pair of Veterans Day concerts and a handful of holiday sales will fill your weekend calendar. → Read More

Restaurant Inspections: Basil & Board, Great Wall Buffet, Jack in the Box

A roundup of recent Marion and Polk County restaurant inspections. → Read More

What's going on at the former PictSweet Mushroom Farms site on Cordon Road?

A look at what's happening at the former PictSweet Mushroom Farms site on Cordon Road. → Read More

Welcome the holiday season with these November events

Veterans Day events, holiday fairs and bazaars, and Thanksgiving traditions will kick off the holiday season in the Mid-Valley. → Read More

Veterans Day concerts and an evening in Monte Carlo: Holding Court

There are several events to put on your calendar, and Holding Court has all the details. → Read More

Restaurant Inspections: Tsunami Taproom, Gustav's Bargarten, Your Taco Express

Check out the latest roundup of recent Marion and Polk County restaurant inspections. → Read More

Marion, Polk County Restaurant Inspections: Isaac's Downtown, Love Love Teriyaki and more

A roundup of recent semi-annual Marion and Polk County restaurant inspections — September 9 - 20. → Read More

Donate a dress or get out to some local events: Holding Court

SnoBall is seeking dress donations for its upcoming dress giveaway, plus there's a few events you may want to add to your calendar. → Read More

What's going on at the Circle K on Lancaster Drive?

A look at the Circle K convenience store renovation project at 2002 Lancaster Drive NE in Salem. → Read More

Load up on books, rummage sale deals or macarons: Holding Court

The Friends of the Salem Public Library book sale is just one of many events coming up in the Mid-Valley. → Read More