Clackamas District Garden Clubs devoted to community service

Clackamas District Garden Clubs devoted to community service

Before every meeting of the Clackamas District Garden Clubs, all members recite a pledge vowing...

All that glitters at the Gem and Rock Show

All that glitters at the Gem and Rock Show

Gold is the appropriate gift for a 50th anniversary, so the upcoming Gem and Rock Show is a...

THE RUN

THE RUN

The school's annual jog-a-thon is a fundraiser for the Parent-Teacher Association's myriad of...

Admiring the classics

Admiring the classics

Cars from all eras are on display in downtown Canby today as part of the Big Weekend Cruise-in by...

Fairscapes: View to a fair

Fairscapes: View to a fair

A look at this year's Clackamas County Fair happenings through the camera lens Thousands of...

Oh, what a day of (Colony) DAYS

Oh, what a day of (Colony) DAYS

This year’s Aurora Colony Days celebration brought thousands to the tiny town along Highway...

Reptiles rule

Reptiles rule

The Canby Public Library closed out its summer reading program last week with a return visit...

Make way for a pack of alpacas

Make way for a pack of alpacas

What do you call a small pack of alpacas walking the streets of Canby? Friendly, soft and a big...

Wonders of science

Wonders of science

The Canby Public Library held its final science camp day as part of the summer “Fizz, Boom,...

Holy Harefest

Holy Harefest

In its fourth year, Harefest is a tribute to musical...tributes The weather was perfect a few...

'Oh, you have a ferry, too'

'Oh, you have a ferry, too'

Area residents find a ferry ride in Switzerland is a little different than it is here Bruce and...

Trying to come home

Trying to come home

One man has found his attempt to return to his childhood home in Aurora stymied over and over...

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Canby's Features

October 22, 2014

Arts and culture commission looking for new logo design

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Canby’s Arts and Culture Advisory Council seeks submissions for a logo. The chosen artist will be listed on the Arts and Culture and Canby Main Street Facebook pages and regularly mentioned on…
October 22, 2014

Canby Kiwanis raises $3,400 for cancer work

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The Canby Kiwanis raised $3,400 for the annual Kiwanis Doernbecher children’s cancer program, part of the $106,000 total raised by Kiwanians throughout Oregon. The raffle winner was Michael Iles…
October 22, 2014

Pickled Peppers Kitchen Band at Music in the Stacks

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The Pickled Peppers Kitchen Band consists of five women playing American, folk, country and bluegrass music, the way they used to be played in old time kitchens, with instruments found around…
October 22, 2014

Day of the Dead event set for first Saturday in November

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Canby’s annual Day of the Dead, or Dia de los Muertos, celebration will be Saturday, Nov. 1, at 1:3o p.m. at the Canby Public Library. Day of the Dead is a Mexican holiday observed throughout…
October 22, 2014

Canby offers up some pretty amazing kids

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Leo Gomez What they say: “He has been involved in Kiwanis-sponsored youth programs since middle school, where he was the Builder’s Club co-president. When he entered high school, he immediately…
October 22, 2014

Combat photographer will offer look at long career

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Vietnam combat correspondent Karl Karlgaard, whose photographs and articles appeared in Stars and Stripes, Army Times and Tropic Lightning News, will be at the Canby Public Library on Tuesday,…
October 22, 2014

Powlison birth

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Brinlee Anne Powlison Brinlee Anne Powlison was born Oct. 7, 2014, at Silverton Hospital to Abigail and Blake Powlison, of Canby. She weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces and measured 20 ½ inches at her…
October 22, 2014

Carve-a-thon event slated for Saturday

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The third annual Pumpkin Carve-a-thon will be held Saturday from noon to 3 p.m. at American Family Insurance, 255 SW First Ave. (Highway 99E). The event is for children ages 2 to 12 and they get…
October 22, 2014

Human Bean plans 'Coffee for a Cure' day

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The Human Bean drive-through in Canby will hold its ninth annual Coffee for A Cure donation day Friday. The Human Bean will donate 100 percent of Coffee for A Cure’s one-day beverage and pastry…
October 29, 2014

Marquis holding chili feed, trick-or-treat

by Pamplin Media Group
Marquis at Hope Village will hold a chili and cornbread feed and trick or treating for children Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. Marquis at Hope Village is at 1589 S. Ivy St. For more information, call…

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Oct 29, 2014

Holiday Bazaars

by Pamplin Media Group
A guide to holiday bazaars in and around the Canby area this season Stonecreek Church plans holiday bazaar Stonecreek Christian Church will hold its holiday bazaar Saturday, Nov. 1, from 10 a.m.…
Oct 22, 2014

Aurora legion auxiliary flea market set

by Pamplin Media Group
Aurora American Legion Auxiliary Unit 110 will hold its monthly flea market Saturday, Nov. 1, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Legion hall, 20510 Main St. Admission is free, but organizers ask that…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Susan Eagen will perform in January.
Oct 15, 2014

What's next for concert series?

by Pamplin Media Group
Broadway's Susan Eagen hits the fine arts center stage in January Tickets for the 2014-15 Canby Concert Series are now on sale. From harpist to Broadway star, the series will offer four distinct…
Photo Credit: JOSH KULLA - Pat's Acres owner Chris Eggers and his wife, Lisa, run the popular go-kart racing track and adjoining shop between Wilsonville and Canby.
Oct 15, 2014

Pat's Acres has become a Northwest racing fixture

by Josh Kulla
You probably have passed Pat’s Acres many times before, never realizing what lay down the gravel road beyond that thicket of trees. Kart racers, though, know it as one of the top racing tracks…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Explore the World Heritage City of Djenne at the Canby Library Oct. 21.
Oct 15, 2014

Looking at Timbuktu, marriage and much more

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The Canby Public Library will have a full lineup of events and activities during October. These are: Disaster Preparedness – Tuesday, Oct. 14, at 6:30 p.m. The American Red Cross will give a…
Oct 15, 2014

Jug band set to perform at library Saturday

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An interesting dose of many musical genres will be on tap when the How Long Jug Band offers its unique brand of performance at the Canby Public Library. As part of the Music in the Stacks…
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Oct 15, 2014

Putting best foot foward

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The Ninety-One School PTO sponsored a jog-a-thon Oct. 9, providing students a chance to jog in 30 minute shifts for donations to help school projects. Students were challenged to complete as…
Oct 15, 2014

Halloween events coming to Canby

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Canby’s streets will have more than trick-or-treaters this Halloween season. The city and other groups have plenty in store for Friday, Oct. 31. Canby Main Street Halloween Parade Meet at the…
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Oct 15, 2014

Raising awareness

by Pamplin Media Group
The Canby Fire District will wear pink shirts this month to raise awareness of breast cancer. Demonstrating the new wardrobe are, from left, front row, Janson Wanner and Tighe Vroman, and back…
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Oct 15, 2014

Concert series opens 2014-15 schedule Sunday

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The 2014-15 Canby Concert Series is about to start. Bronn and Katherine Journey will open the series Saturday, Oct. 18, at 7:30 p.m. at the Richard R. Brown Fine Arts Center. For tickets, call…



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