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Boys, girls dole out losses to McKay in pool

Boys, girls dole out losses to McKay in pool

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes The Celtic girls and boys swimming teams picked up their second wins of the week over the McKay Royal Scots Thursday, Jan. 8. “We’re finally getting back in shape. Because of the early start with the three new teams, we’re just starting to get the hang of things,” […]

Hearing for Area C next Tuesday

Hearing for Area C next Tuesday

By CRAIG MURPHY Of the Keizertimes Keizer Station Area C is the subject of a public hearing again next week. A revised proposal for apartments and a retirement community facility will be discussed during the Jan. 20 Keizer City Council meeting. The meeting is a day later than usual due to Monday being Martin Luther […]

What’cha got cooking, Cafe 159?

What’cha got cooking, Cafe 159?

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes The margherita pizza is divine, extra cheesy and with a crust that is hearty, but not overfilling. The Thai chicken slice is a tad overdone, but more flavorful for it. The main course was preceded by a salad of leafy greens, cranberries, almonds and feta cheese,  topped with […]

Boys move forward with mark on backs

Boys move forward with mark on backs

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes The McNary High School boys varsity basketball team went from predator to prey now that the team is leading the Greater Valley Conference. “It’s a great position to be in but new for us and a new learning experience for our guys,” said Ryan Kirch, McNary head coach. […]

Lady Celts strike fear in hearts of leading 5A team

Lady Celts strike fear in hearts of leading 5A team

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes Even a low point during the winter break was something of a high point for the McNary High School girls varsity basketball team. During a winter break tournament in Bend, the Lady Celts started off with a 45-35 win over Willamette High School, the defending 5A champions. It […]

Hart resigns from Keizer Fire Board

Hart resigns from Keizer Fire Board

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes Citing declining health, a longtime member of the Keizer Fire Board stepped down last month. Mike Hart, a former city councilor who was elected to the Keizer Fire District fire board in 2003, turned in his resignation in December. “My health has continued to decline and it has […]

Mat men shine in winter break tournaments

Mat men shine in winter break tournaments

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes The McNary High School wrestling teams spent their winter break getting better. “Typically we come out of the winter break as a stronger team, and I think that’s going to mean more wins all-around,” said Taran Purkey, a senior. For evidence, look no further than the records from […]

Celts rout Vikings at Kroc Ctr.

Celts rout Vikings at Kroc Ctr.

The McNary High School boys and girls varsity swimming teams notched dominating wins in the pool against North Salem High School Tuesday, Jan. 6. The Lady Celts won with a final tally of 125-41 while the boys won 120-31. There was only one race in the entire meet, junior varsity and varsity included, when a […]

The Big Toy’s castle plans are not cast in concrete quite yet

The Big Toy’s castle plans are not cast in concrete quite yet

By CRAIG MURPHY Of the Keizertimes The design for the Big Toy is still being tweaked. In September Rick Day, owner of Advantage Precast in Keizer, offered to donate blocks of concrete that could be used for a castle look at the play structure set to be built by community volunteers at Keizer Rapids Park […]

Boozing burglar busted

Boozing burglar busted

By CRAIG MURPHY Of the Keizertimes A naked burglar who went boozing, used a shower and hot tub was captured after breaking into a second Keizer home last weekend. The surprising part? Some of the details aren’t unique to this particular case. Guillermo Brambila Lopez of Woodburn, 24, was arrested in the early morning hours […]

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