YES, SALEM, OREGON HAS ITS OWN "WATERGATE" SCANDAL.
City staff aren't adequately watering downtown hanging baskets.
So says my informant, who would go nameless if I didn't say it was Carole Smith, a downtown business owner and resident. I have broken this story in hopes that a Floral Pulitzer Prize will be mine. (Well, mine and Carole's.)
Click below to view our exposé. Be warned: some of the photos are graphic, showing horribly mistreated vegetation.