Molalla Quilt Show opens Friday

Molalla Quilt Show opens Friday

 The annual Molalla Quilt Show will be held Mothers' Day weekend. On Friday, May 8, show hours...

Onward, library project

Onward, library project

The public offers its final thoughts as the project moves forward Question, answers, suggestions...

A SAFE PASSAGE

A SAFE PASSAGE

A crosswalk project at Canby High School will offer a greater level of safety for students ...

Cyclist crashes, thrown over side of bridge

Cyclist crashes, thrown over side of bridge

A motorcyclist was injured Tuesday afternoon when his bike crashed into a guardrail, and he was...

Old restaurant finally torn down

Old restaurant finally torn down

A stand-alone former restaurant building is being torn down this week, making room for a new...

'Record' breaking

'Record' breaking

Canby's annual Record Bonanza returns for its 32nd installment For generations of music-lovers,...

21st Century teaching

21st Century teaching

North Marion is moving toward putting an electronic device in almost every student's hands A few...


Canby's Latest News

Lauretta Manning has been named the director of student services, beginning July 1.
May 06, 2015

Canby SD fills director of student services opening

by Pamplin Media Group
The Canby School District has hired Lauretta Manning as director of student services, effective July 1. Manning will oversee the district’s special education department, speech and language…
May 06, 2015

Hodson likes what prayer breakfast delivers

by John Baker
When Canby Mayor Brian Hodson steps to the podium Thursday as part of the annual Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast, it won’t be to talk politics. It will simply be a way for people to know more about who…
May 06, 2015

Will there be fireworks July 4?

by Ray Hughey
Costs and available finances are conspiring to threaten annual July 4 fireworks display City leaders will meet Tuesday to brainstorm a way for Canby to go out with a bang on the Fourth of July.…
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May 06, 2015

A quick stop and chat

by (none)
Oregon State Rep. Bill Kennemer was in Canby Thursday afternoon for a town hall at Hope Village. Kennemer’s visit was a chance for locals to ask questions about legislation and to hear a roundup…
May 06, 2015

Tractor safety classes set for June at NWREC

by (none)
The North Willamette Research and Extension Center in Aurora will hold youth and adult tractor safety classes in June. The Adult Tractor Safety and Operation class will have a beginner class…
May 06, 2015

County seeks people to serve on boards

by (none)
Clackamas County Commissioners seek interested residents to serve on county advisory boards and commissions (ABCs). These ABCs offer residents the opportunity to become very involved in specific…
May 06, 2015

Canby Arts Association hopes to help local artisans

by (none)
The Canby Arts Association is looking for new members and hoping to help local artisans sell arts and crafts through this year’s Canby Saturday Market. If interested in joining the Canby Arts…
May 06, 2015

Water rates likely to see jump

by (none)
Canby Utility looking for public comment on proposed 8 percent increase in water meter base charges beginning June 1 Water rates may be going up as early as June. Canby Utility is proposing to…
April 29, 2015

Kennemer hosts Thursday town hall

by (none)
Open meeting will be at Hope Village community room State Rep. Bill Kennemer (R-Canby) will hold a legislative update and town hall on Thursday, April 30, from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at the Hope Village…
April 30, 2015

First Friday returns for another year

by (none)
A stroll through downtown Canby, a visit to local businesses and even a scavanger hunt are part of the return of First Friday from 5 to 8 p.m., First Friday offers a little something for…

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Apr 29, 2015

Close call

by (none)
No one was injured Thursday morning when this car and a school bus without any children on it, collided at the intersection of Pine Street and Highway 99E.
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Canby OHSET seniors (from left) Darby O'Hearn, Brittany Scott, Aunika Turner and Ricky Vita during the seniors ceremony.
Apr 29, 2015

Canby OHSET squad claims third win, now readying for state…

by (none)
Canby High School’s ride to the state competition cleared its final hurdle April 2-5 at the Linn County Fairgrounds in Albany as the team claimed its third win in three tries this season. Canby…
RAY HUGHEY - Pat Johnson is looking forward to a new chapter in his life after his retirement.
Apr 29, 2015

Callin' it: CHS principal looks to future

by Ray Hughey
Pat Johnson will retire at the end of this school year after 31 years Pat Johnson is retiring this year, capping a 31-year-career as an educator, 22 years in the Canby School District and 11…
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Apr 29, 2015

Firefighters rescue man

by Ray Hughey
Canby firefighters rescued a Juniper Street man overcome by smoke as flames destroyed his workshop Thursday. Canby firefighters found the building at 710 N. Juniper St. in flames about 2 p.m.…
RAY HUGHEY - The alumni choir has been practicing every Tuesday night for several months as they prepare for a May 3 performance at the Richard R. Brown Fine Arts Center.
Apr 29, 2015

RENEWING MUSIC MEMORIES

by Ray Hughey
Canby High Alumni Choir brings joy, memories back to participants They left school behind them but not their love for music. That love has drawn many Canby High School graduates back to the…
Apr 22, 2015

Canby Grove charter school proposal nixed

by Ray Hughey
The group's second application before the Canby School Board is turned down The Canby Board of Education Thursday night turned down the resubmission of an application for a Canby Grove…
Apr 22, 2015

CEF will hold Spring Fling Thursday night

by (none)
The Canby Educational Foundation and Canby Telcom will hold Spring Fling 2015 Thursday, April 23, beginning at 5:30 p.m. at Willamette Valley Country Club. The event will feature a reception and…
Apr 21, 2015

HIGH and DRY?

by Ray Hughey
A mild winter and low snow pack are not likely to bother Canby's summer water supply While a dryer than average winter and a low mountain snowpack have raised concerns about potential drought…
Apr 21, 2015

Southard to fill vacant Aurora council seat

by Ray Hughey
The Aurora City Council selected retired public works superintendent Robert Southard Tuesday to fill the vacancy on the panel created by the resignation of Scott Brotherton. Brotherton, who was…
Apr 21, 2015

Letter carriers slate May 9 food drive

by (none)
The annual letter carriers’ food drive will be held Saturday, May 9. Canby residents are asked to place nonperishable food donations in the food drive plastic bags provided by local letter…




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