New queen, court tabbed for 2015

New queen, court tabbed for 2015

Twenty-year-old Jessi Cornforth has been chosen as the 2015 Clackamas County Fair and Canby...

Breaking wind?

Breaking wind?

Not this time as Thursday's wind storm did little damage in the Canby area Canby mostly breezed...

(Modern) dance, dance, dance

(Modern) dance, dance, dance

Canby High dance team does well at own competition Canby High School was the setting for teams...

This Christmas tour delivered

This Christmas tour delivered

The fundraiser for the Friends of the Canby Public Library was a success In a word,...

LIGHT IT!

LIGHT IT!

Canby welcomes the Christmas season with tree lighting The Christmas season officially arrived...

Perfect 'fit for a' QUEEN

Perfect 'fit for a' QUEEN

Canby woman realizes dream she first encountered while on a field trip with her Ninety-One School...

FOOD for (those in need) THOUGHT

FOOD for (those in need) THOUGHT

Two Canby food banks are working hard to get through holiday season Canby food banks fight a...

Grants will help Giesy Store restorations

Grants will help Giesy Store restorations

Last month, the Aurora Colony Historical Society received two grants totaling $20,000 toward its...

HOMES for the HOLIDAYS

HOMES for the HOLIDAYS

Five Canby homes will open their doors for visitors during the inaugural Christmas Tour of Homes ...

Operation Snuggle: Time to tie it up

Operation Snuggle: Time to tie it up

The annual project to keep homeless kids warm will meet Dec. 6 at Baker Prairie MS It...

Music in the Stacks returns Saturday

Music in the Stacks returns Saturday

Dec. 6 program features Kay Hansen Music in the Stacks returns to the Canby Public Library with...

Play that funky (Christmas jazz) music

Play that funky (Christmas jazz) music

Musicians from all over the area have been practicing in Canby for holiday music fundraiser For...

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December 17, 2014

Holding Canby history close at hand

by John Baker
Canby's Historic Review Board has multiple projects heading into 2015 Cultivating historic significance for Canby is an ongoing project for the city’s Historic Review Board. For Jamie Stickel,…
December 17, 2014

Design committee survey is online. Take it!

by John Baker
The city of Canby’s design committee has launched an online survey to collect responses from the community about the vision for Canby: The Garden Spot. It is a short, three question survey that…
December 17, 2014

Volunteers sought for food, toy drive homestretch

by John Baker
Sorting and packaging heating up this week The Canby Community Food and Toy Drive is in full gear. Each year the project gets church youth groups, 4-H clubs, Boy and Girl scouts, school clubs,…
December 17, 2014

Canby High's Holiday Pops concert coming up

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Plenty of Christmas music to be had at the Dec. 18 event Canby High School will present its annual Holiday Pops Concert Thursday, Dec. 18, at 7 p.m. at the Richard R. Brown Fine Arts Center. The…
December 17, 2014

Friends of the library start membership drive

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The Friends of Canby Public Library has begun its annual membership drive. The group supports all adult programs and many of the children's programs the Canby Public Library offers that are not…
December 10, 2014

Habitat grant's focus will be repair projects

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North Willamette Valley Habitat for Humanity recently received an $8,000 grant through the Clackamas County Small Grants program to support ReHabitat repairs projects for homeowners within the…
December 10, 2014

Canby Bible College slates open house

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Canby Bible College will hold an open house Friday, Dec. 12, for anyone who would like to learn more about the college, experience classes, meet students and instructors and gather information.…
December 10, 2014

High wind warning, heavy rains coming

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National Weather Service issues warning for Thursday Weather forecasters are predicting heavy rains -- as much as an inch -- in the area, with a high wind warning in effect through…
Photo Credit: LINDSAY KEEFER - Vasily 'Bill' Hansen will be heading to the Aurora Fire District as a fire inspector and lieutenant this week.
December 10, 2014

Hubbard fire chief resigns, heads to Aurora

by Lindsay Keefer
Bill Hansen, whose last day is Dec. 12, will move to the Aurora Fire District Vasily “Bill” Hansen announced his resignation as Hubbard Fire chief last week, and the board is planning meetings…
December 03, 2014

Canby police to follow county's lead on pot enforcement

by Ray Hughey
Measure 91's passage means new issue for police agencies In light of the passage of Measure 91, the Clackamas County District Attorney’s Office will drop some pending marijuana cases and review…

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Baker Prairie Middle School students perform 'Winter Wonderland' during rehearsals for 'The One and Only Santa Claus.'
Dec 03, 2014

It's a Santa Claus kind of thing

by John Baker
'The One and Only Santa Claus' will be on stage Dec. 4-6 Baker Prairie Middle School will present “The One and Only Santa Claus” at the Richard R. Brown Fine Arts Center Thursday through…
Dec 03, 2014

Time to light up Canby

by John Baker
Annual tree lighting event set for Friday night downtown The 13th annual Light Up The Night event will be Friday, Dec. 5, at Wait Park. Sponsored by Canby Main Street, The Light Up The Night…
Dec 03, 2014

Canby Boy Scouts slate blanket drive

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Dec. 6 event is at Canby Burgerville Canby Boy Scout Troop 505 will hold a blanket drive Saturday, Dec. 6, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Canby Burgerville. The Scouts are looking for new or…
Dec 02, 2014

Canby Center offers free holiday meal

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The Canby Center will hold a free community holiday meal Tuesday, Dec. 2, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The theme is “Celebrate the Spirit of giving,” and will be at 681 SW Second Ave. For more…
Nov 26, 2014

Gaze into the past

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'Gifts to the Colony' exhibit offers a look at the unique and interesting of colony life The Old Aurora Colony Museum’s annual “Gifts to the Colony” exhibit is up and running through Dec. 31. In…
Nov 26, 2014

Community food, toy drive gearing up for big year

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The Canby Community Food and Toy Drive is cranking up. Last year, the program provided Christmas baskets to 410 Canby area families, including more than 1,100 children. All donations to the…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTOS - Aurora's Mikayla Olinger will be heading to Atlanta, Ga., Nov. 28 to Dec. 2 for the national 4-H Congress. She’ll hear inspirational speakers, take part in cultural workshops and an at-large community service project.
Nov 26, 2014

Heading out to Georgia

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Mikayla Olinger will attend the national 4-H congress in Atlanta with 800 other members An Aurora girl will be one of 19 high school and college students from Oregon to attend the National 4-H…
Nov 26, 2014

City design group wants citizen input

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Online survey would be a big help for city The city of Canby’s design committee has launched an online survey to collect responses from the community about the vision for ‘Canby: The Garden…
Nov 26, 2014

Canby's population sees slight increase

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Portland State's preliminary numbers see an uptick for Canby, county It’s coming in small doses, but it’s coming nonetheless. Canby is growing. The Portland State University’s Population…
Photo Credit: RAY HUGHEY - Student firefighters Keith Nichols, left, and Austin Holmes with the Squad 65 truck.
Nov 26, 2014

Rapid response

by Ray Hughey
By converting a brush truck, the Canby Fire District has upped its ability to offer quicker response time to a variety of situations The Canby Fire District recently converted a small brush…




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