8 hrs ago
Nelson, Price named Distinguished Young Women
It's not uncommon for the contestants in the Distinguished Young Women of Keizer scholarship program to be labeled as "pageant girls," but the stereotypes associated with such a label couldn't be further from the truth, said Michelle Nelson.
8 hrs ago
Fire District open house May 20
The Keizer Fire District will hold its annual Emergency Medical Services Open House and Safety Fair on Monday, May 20.
Fri May 17, 2013
A weekend for fun
With only a 20 percent chance of rain on Saturday, we will celebrate our city as a great place to live and work as Keizer Iris Festival events kick into high gear.
Thu May 16, 2013
Register for Celt hoop camps
First up are the boys with a camp planned Monday, June 17, through Thursday, June 20.
Mon May 13, 2013
Fire causes damage at Apple Blossom Apartments
Officials with Keizer Fire District and Keizer Police Department closed Apple Blossom Avenue N between River Road N and 2nd Avenue N around 3 p.m. Monday, May 13.
Sat May 11, 2013
Two Salem teens rescued from Willamette River after "near-tragic" crossing attempt
Two Salem teens were rescued Saturday evening after what the Marion County Sheriff's Office called their "near-tragic" attempt to cross the Willamette River near Keizer.
Fri May 10, 2013
Their night to shine
Nine McNary High School juniors will take the stage Saturday, May 11, at the high school to compete for scholarships in the annual Distinguished Young Women of Keizer scholarship program.
Thu May 09, 2013
Agenda 2013: Legislature makes late push for jobs
Filing legislative bills is much like planting seeds. It's the first step toward producing something of value but won't accomplish much without appropriate follow-through. Much like seeds that were planted in pots that were shoved into a dark, cold corner without water, legislation related to job creation has suffered from neglect in the 2013 ... (more)
Wed May 08, 2013
Transition program eases freshmen into new challenges
In the Salem-Keizer School District, and across the nation, incoming freshmen are struggling when making the transition to high school, but a program in its second year at McNary High School is hoping to make it easier for the students who take part.
Tue May 07, 2013
Briefcase causes closure of Cherry
Cherry was closed between Manbrin Avenue and Sam Orcutt Way around 11 a.m. when the package was found by the city water pump station at 4160 Cherry Avenue NE.
Mon May 06, 2013
No more quilting for Vellis
For years, Salway would make a baby quilt for expecting parents in her Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints ward on Lockhaven Drive.
Fri May 03, 2013
Police stop alleged shoplifters near Keizer Station
Salem resident Dawane Harris said he was stopped at a light headed east in his vehicle at an intersection on Chemawa Road near Keizer Station when police squad cars raced by.
Wolverines, Panthers, Crocs clash at McNary
Whiteaker and Claggett Creek middle schools met on the McNary High School field for their annual track meet alongside Crossler Middle School Thursday, April 25.
Lady Celts end 2 games in 5 innings
The McNary High School varsity softball team rebounded from a mini-slump to dole out crushing, five-inning wins over McKay and North Salem high schools, but an equally bruising loss to South Salem High School took the wind out of its sails.
Hitting the high notes
Here are a few of the things that the McNary High School orchestra achieved during its recent trip to the Seattle Worldstrides Heritage Music Festival April 18-21: For a program that has had few competition opportunities beyond the district level in almost five years, it's what one might call "a major haul." "The hardest part was we had never ... (more)
New dog joins cast of McNary theater group
Students at McNary High School in Keizer will present "The Two Gentlemen of Verona" at 7 p.m. tonight and Saturday.
Thu May 02, 2013
Agenda for Keizer City Council
KEEP CITY GOVERNMENT COSTS AND SERVICES TO A MINIMUM BY PROVIDING CITY SERVICES TO THE COMMUNITY IN A COORDINATED, EFFICIENT, AND LEAST COST FASHION This time is provided for citizens to address the Council on any matters other than those on the agenda scheduled for public hearing.
Building The Dam
Civil War Tickets for Eugene games still available
On a whim, I went and checked out what is available at PK Park for the Civil War baseball series on May 17-18-19, and tickets are still there.
Letter: Third bridge will hurt downtown businesses
Rather than fixing the two Willamette River vehicle bridges so they can withstand a major earthquake and removing traffic bottlenecks at each end, the City Council and the Oregon Department of Transportation are planning to commit the next 30 years of transportation funding to a new bridge that bypasses downtown.