Archive for the Category ‘Top Stories’

Celt netter earns full ride to U of Alaska

Celt netter earns full ride to U of Alaska

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes As a junior, Vanessa Hayes was a standout on the McNary High School varsity volleyball team, but it was nothing compared to how she showed up as a senior. In the off-season, and with the help of coaches in the North Pacific Juniors Volleyball Club, Hayes developed a […]

City updates traffic counts for first time since 2006

City updates traffic counts for first time since 2006

By CRAIG MURPHY Of the Keizertimes It had been a while since the city of Keizer had done traffic counts on some of the main arterials. How long? Let’s put it this way: the last time counts were done, Keizer Station wasn’t open. Bill Lawyer, Public Works director for Keizer, said that’s why the black […]

Celt speedster posts top time in hurdles

Celt speedster posts top time in hurdles

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes McNary High School senior Dani Duran is known as a sprinter on the varsity track and field team, but she added to her repertoire in a big way last week. Duran ran in the 300-meter hurdles for the first time in her high school career during the West […]

Total eclipse of the city coming in 2017

Total eclipse of the city coming in 2017

By CRAIG MURPHY Of the Keizertimes It’s an event organizers feel will eclipse anything else in Keizer’s history. It’s an event that already has two “official social media hashtags” associated with it. Oh, and the event is still 16 months away. A total solar eclipse is happening on Aug. 21, 2017 and will achieve totality […]

Liquor store relocating to Schoolhouse Square

Liquor store relocating to Schoolhouse Square

By CRAIG MURPHY Of the Keizertimes With the recent closing of Keizer Big Town Hero and the upcoming move of Starbucks slightly down River Road, there won’t be many places left to buy a beverage at Schoolhouse Square. Unless you’re looking for liquor, that is. Oliver Coker confirmed last week he’s gotten approval from the […]

Long ordeal ends in fatal stabbing

Long ordeal ends in fatal stabbing

By CRAIG MURPHY Of the Keizertimes The fact someone was killed at 3865 Brooks Avenue NE on April 15 didn’t surprise neighbors much. The surprise was in who was killed. Shortly after 8:30 p.m. April 15, a neighbor on the 3800 block of Brooks Avenue NE called 9-1-1 about a stabbing that had just occurred. […]

Feast or Famine

Feast or Famine

For Lady Celts at the plate

Housing ‘dark days’ are over, realtor says

Housing ‘dark days’ are over, realtor says

By CRAIG MURPHY Of the Keizertimes Have you been looking to sell your home but been waiting for the perfect time? Local realtor Amy McLeod with Keller Williams Capital City Realty has some advice for you, which she shared with members of the Rotary Club of Keizer April 7. “What the heck are you people […]

Man dies after stabbing; teen released

Man dies after stabbing; teen released

Officers with the Keizer Police Department arrested a 16-year-old for murder at his home Friday evening, April 15 but he was later released. According to the KPD, officers received a 9-1-1 call from a neighbor around 8:30 p.m. about a stabbing that had just occurred at 3865 Brooks Avenue NE. Responding officers located both the […]

Holdover budget year predicted

Holdover budget year predicted

By CRAIG MURPHY Of the Keizertimes John Teague wouldn’t mind having another police officer on board. But Keizer’s police chief told the Keizer Long Range Planning Task Force on Monday he’ll take what he is given. Adding back officer positions to the Keizer Police Department has been discussed the last several budget seasons. Members of the […]

ADVERTISEMENT

Copyright (c) 2010 Keizertimes / Wheatland Publishing. Created by Born Invincible Design.