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WORTH THE WAIT

WORTH THE WAIT

Keizer man honored with two Purple Hearts

Agenda for Keizer City Council Meeting

Agenda for Keizer City Council Meeting

CITY OF KEIZER MISSION STATEMENT  KEEP CITY GOVERNMENT COSTS AND SERVICES TO A MINIMUM BY PROVIDING CITY SERVICES TO THE COMMUNITY IN A COORDINATED, EFFICIENT, AND LEAST COST FASHION  AGENDA  KEIZER CITY COUNCIL  REGULAR SESSION  Monday, March 3, 2014  7:00 p.m.  Robert L. Simon Council Chambers  Keizer, Oregon    1. CALL TO ORDER      […]

McNary singers, musicians release double-disc album

McNary singers, musicians release double-disc album

  By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes The new McNary High School CD is a double-disc affair featuring not only choirs but the band and orchestra, too. “It was nice to have the band and orchestra included because we did so well last year,” said violinist Emily Wade. The new release, available at the […]

MHS arts made grad into jack-of-all-trades

MHS arts made grad into jack-of-all-trades

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes Bentley Michaels was living in Los Angeles and attending classes at Musicians Institute in 2009 when his roommate bailed on him, leaving him holding the bag on a $1,200-a-month apartment. It’s a cliché, right? Someone heads to the bright lights of LA with a dream and little else […]

One complex, two projects

One complex, two projects

  By CRAIG MURPHY Of the Keizertimes Danielle Bethell knew she’d be working on her project at Keizer Little League Park on Monday. What she didn’t know was it ended up being an unofficial Spruce Up KLL Park Day of sorts. Bethell and her helpers Joe Miller and James Willwert from Dalke Construction, as well […]

School board leases new land

School board leases new land

By HERB SWETT For the Keizertimes A proposed 10-year lease of an acre of the Central Kitchen Site, at $1,791.67 per month for the first two years, was approved at Tuesday’s Salem-Keizer School Board meeting. City of Salem approval of a zone change will be necessary for the lease to take effect. A zone change […]

MHS seniors soar past reading goals

MHS seniors soar past reading goals

  By EVAN RUMMERFIELD For the Keizertimes McNary High School’s seniors recently made history. The class of 2014 will be the school’s first in which every student passed the OAKS State Reading Test, a test required to graduate. If a senior is not able to graduate this year, it is not because of the state […]

KFD honors volunteer of the year, others

KFD honors volunteer of the year, others

  By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes According to highly-placed sources in the Keizer Fire District, Lt. Bill Herring, Jr., can cook up one of the best prime ribs you’ll ever eat. But Herring’s culinary skills weren’t the reason for his selection as KFD Volunteer of the Year at a banquet last month. “He […]

Picture contest winner announced

Picture contest winner announced

We asked for them and you delivered. When snow covered Keizer on Feb. 7, we asked on Facebook and asked our readers to send snow pictures. To sweeten the deal, we put out a carrot: the winning entrant would get a free subscription for a year. A number of great entries were submitted. We are […]

MPFS seeks more self-sufficiency sustainability

MPFS seeks more self-sufficiency sustainability

By CRAIG MURPHY Of the Keizertimes Accepting a check was only part of the evening for Mike Garrison and Phil McCorkle. The two from Marion-Polk Food Share (MPFS) accepted a check for $19,297.89 from Brigett Eisele at the Jan. 16 Greater Gubser Neighborhood Association meeting from the Gubser Miracle of Christmas. “In the last year, […]

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