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Celtic pair takes home ‘distinguished’ medals

Celtic pair takes home  ‘distinguished’ medals

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes A last-minute donation to the Distinguished Young Women of Keizer (DYWK) made for an unexpected surprise during the scholarship program Saturday, May 14. Instead of one winner, there were two $1,500 scholarships to be given out. The recipients were Sydney Martindale and Elizabeth Russell, who will go on […]

KHT premieres Drop Dead!

KHT premieres Drop Dead!

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes In Keizer Homegrown Theatre’s (KHT) latest production, a troupe of has-been thespians attempts to stage a comeback, but the bodies keep piling up. “It’s pants-wetting funny,” said Tyler Fredrickson, who plays the stage manager of the production. “My character alone flips from passive to assertive to aggressive at […]

Big Toy gets new trees

Big Toy gets new trees

By CRAIG MURPHY Of the Keizertimes The plan all along was to have more trees around the Big Toy at Keizer Rapids Park. Kevin Pack with Optimum Learning Environment (OLE), a charter school within Keizer’s Forest Ridge Elementary, was looking for a place to put in new trees. When Pack, president of OLE, got together […]

Wire Monkey Mama makes Keizer debut

Wire Monkey Mama makes Keizer debut

Band is fronted by two MHS teachers

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Keizer library hires new manager

Keizer library hires new manager

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes Kathy Thomas first wandered into the Keizer Community Library (KCL) because she grew tired of driving to Salem for the offerings at the public library there. “I came down to get a patron card and I was so surprised by the warmth and coziness of this little library […]

More faces to be sold for mural

More faces to be sold for mural

By CRAIG MURPHY Of the Keizertimes All that was needed was an auctioneer. Motions were made at a fast and furious rate during the March 22 Keizer Public Arts Commission (KPAC) meeting in regard to faces on the upcoming public mural, scheduled to be installed this summer on the north wall at Town & Country […]

Changes aplenty for Monster Cookie Ride

Changes aplenty for Monster Cookie Ride

By CRAIG MURPHY Of the Keizertimes Sometimes big anniversaries are the perfect time to introduce changes. Such is the case with the Monster Cookie Metric Century Bicycle Ride, the premier spring event for the Salem Bicycle Club. The 40th anniversary event is coming up April 24, starting at the state Capitol Mall in Salem, to […]

Koho back home, on the mend

Koho back home, on the mend

By CRAIG MURPHY Of the Keizertimes Dennis Koho knew he needed to lose some weight and to slow down a bit. He wasn’t anticipating both to suddenly happen due to a heart attack. Yet that’s just what happened to the attorney who is also president of the Keizer City Council. Dennis had a heart attack […]

Celt beatboxer has freestyle flow

Celt beatboxer has freestyle flow

and a growing legion of fans

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