Lynne Terry

Oregon Wedding A Nasty Affair For 100-Plus

More than 100 people who attended a wedding in Oregon last year were sickened by a bug unknown to most people.

The outbreak of Shigella, which only sickens people and higher primates, was the second largest in the United States in more than 30 years.

Briefly: Salem Hospital At Near Capacity

Salem Hospital officials warned the public on Thursday that the facility is packed with patients.

The hospital system said it would not turn anyone away but advised patients to go to an urgent care clinic or see a primary care physician if possible.

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