Crushing the average

Crushing the average

Canby School District graduation rates crush state numbers The Oregon Department of Education...

Robotic Rampage

Robotic Rampage

North Marion robotics teams do well at recent competition North Marion High School robotics teams...

Canby Fire District announces wave of promotions as department looks to future stratetgic plans

Canby Fire District announces wave of promotions as department looks to future stratetgic plans

Canby Fire District 62 (CFD) Chief Jim Davis said seven firefighters are being promoted as part...

Sawdust Startup

Sawdust Startup

Young woman from Canby starts sawmill operation. Here’s one to file under something you...

Domo arigato Mr. Roboto

Domo arigato Mr. Roboto

Canby High robotics teams kick some serious actuators The Canby High School FIRST Tech Challenge...

Oily rags cause Sunday fire

Oily rags cause Sunday fire

Spontaneous combustion caused a fire to break out Sunday night at Canby Car Wash and Auto Lube at...

Bathroom fan causes fire, responders save family dog

Bathroom fan causes fire, responders save family dog

A three-alarm residential fire on NE 10th Avenue in Canby caused by a faulty bathroom fan was...

Council tackles vendors fees for street dance and July 4 celebration

Council tackles vendors fees for street dance and July 4 celebration

The Canby City Council unanimously passed a resolution establishing vendor fees for the Big...

More apartments coming?

More apartments coming?

It’s been a high-profile week for Canby-based real estate developers Scott Investments, LLC....

Canby developers demolish burned laundromat, planning mixed-use space

Canby developers demolish burned laundromat, planning mixed-use space

Wondering what’s going on at the burned-out laundromat on Highway 99E was a growing...

North Marion looks to community to prioritize building

North Marion looks to community to prioritize building

A bond measure is likely in the cards for voters of the North Marion School District, but the...

Four-year-old Canby girl drowns vacationing in Mexico

Four-year-old Canby girl drowns vacationing in Mexico

A four-year-old Canby girl was swept out to sea and drowned on Monday, January 18 while...

Canby developers demolish burned-down laundromat, planning mixed-use space

Canby developers demolish burned-down laundromat, planning mixed-use space

Wondering what’s going on at the burned-out laundromat on Highway 99E is a growing past-time...

Finances for parks are ... parked

Finances for parks are ... parked

Parks improvement fund growing but city isn't in position to access it The city of Canby has more...

Canby School District hit with unfair labor practice complaint by employee

Canby School District hit with unfair labor practice complaint by employee

On Jan. 11 the Oregon School Employees Association (OSEA) filed an unfair labor practice...

CAT procures three new buses for $0

CAT procures three new buses for $0

Canby Area Transit Director Julie Wehling is one cool “CAT.” Wehling found three new...

Apartment market a struggle for potential Canby renters

Apartment market a struggle for potential Canby renters

Jackie Salamone commutes five days each week into Canby from Gresham. It’s a drive that...

Carus School students lauded for reading efforts

Carus School students lauded for reading efforts

Many Carus School students reached their reading goals for the first trimester and were then...

Councilor talks housing

Councilor talks housing

Anyone stopping to talk to Canby City Councilor Greg Parker these days inevitably gets pulled...

Canby home values increased dramatically during 2015

Canby home values increased dramatically during 2015

Good news for existing Canby home owners. The average sales price of a single-family home in...

Relay for Life kickoff party set for Jan. 18 at St. Patrick Church

Relay for Life kickoff party set for Jan. 18 at St. Patrick Church

The Canby Relay for Life kickoff event will be Monday, Jan. 18, at 6:30 p.m. at St. Patrick...

Canby alumni choir returns as practice starts Tuesday

Canby alumni choir returns as practice starts Tuesday

The first time was so much fun, they’ve decided to do it again. Whether looking for a way to...

Freezing fog leads to a day of accidents around Canby

Freezing fog leads to a day of accidents around Canby

It was a busy Wednesday morning for the Canby Fire District. Frozen fog and icy roads led to at...

A holiday lighting delight

A holiday lighting delight

This year’s winners in the Canby Area Chamber of Commerce Holiday Lighting Contest were:...

Eight-hour police standoff in Canby ends without injury

Eight-hour police standoff in Canby ends without injury

A Molalla man was taken into custody in the early-morning hours of Jan. 2 following an eight-hour...

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February 03, 2016

Change coming to Canby Herald circulation process

by Daniel Pearson
Change is coming to the Canby Herald beginning with the March 3 issue. The Herald’s distribution method will change from carrier-based to mail-based, beginning with this issue of the paper.…
February 03, 2016

Seats open on local government boards

by Daniel Pearson
Now is an excellent time to get involved with city government if you live inside the city limits of Aurora or Canby. The city of Aurora announced following the resignation of Councilor Rick…
February 03, 2016

All's quiet on Initiative Petition 28 as new session looms

by Nick Budnick
When a proposed statewide $15-an-hour minimum wage measure gave businesses heartburn, Gov. Kate Brown intervened to float a compromise plan in January. In contrast, Brown has stayed squarely on…
February 03, 2016

Students in the North Marion School District to receive…

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Students in the North Marion School District will receive free sight screenings Feb. 10-12. Members of the newly formed French Prairie Lions Club, in partnership with the Oregon Lions Sight and…
February 03, 2016

Heavenly Bridal Boutique opens Canby doors

by Daniel Pearson
Brides and bridal needs are the focus of Heavenly Bridal Boutique, a new business that opened in Canby on Jan. 13. Located at 249 NW Second Ave., the business is the brainchild of owner Kari…
February 03, 2016

Something new coming for July 4

by John Baker
Canby Main Street is taking July 4 in a little different direction this year. Main Street Manager Jamie Stickel announced plans for the 2016 Canby Independence Day Celebration in downtown Canby…
February 03, 2016

Knights of Columbus slate annual fundraising effort

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The St. Patrick Knights of Columbus will hold the Canby Crab Dinner, Auction and Raffle to raise money for area charities on Saturday, Feb. 6, at the Clackamas County Event Center. For more…
February 03, 2016

Pitchpipers celebrating 50th with Canby shows

by Pamplin Media Group
The Oregon Trail Pitchpipers will celebrate its 50th anniversary with a pair of performances at the Richard R. Brown Fine Arts Center in Canby on Saturday, Feb. 6, at 2 and 7:30 p.m. Special…
February 03, 2016

Canby Legion Auxiliary slate Sunday breakfast

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The Canby Legion Auxiliary will hold a breakfast Sunday, Feb. 7, from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Legion hall, 424 NW First Ave. The meal will include choice of bacon, sausage, ham or chicken…
February 03, 2016

Preschool will have Wednesday open house

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Canby Community Preschool will hold an informational open house Wednesday, Feb. 3, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the school, 1520 N Holly St. The event will allow the community to meet teachers and…

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Feb 03, 2016

Canby softball team plans Super Bowl breakfast

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The Canby Wildcat Superbowl Breakfast will be Sunday, Feb. 7, from 8 a.m. to noon at the Cutsforth’s Thriftway Old Town Hall. Cost is $5 per person or $20 for a family.
Feb 03, 2016

Cat clinic set for Clack. County Event Center

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Meow Village will offer a feline health fair Saturday, Feb. 13, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Clackamas County Event Center. For more information check the Facebook page at…
Feb 10, 2016

Safety, health training set for Aurora church

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Trainers from Canby and Aurora fire departments will be at Christ Lutheran Church in Aurora, 15029 2nd St. NE, on Saturday, Feb. 13, from 9 to 11:30 a.m. for automated external defibrillator…
Feb 03, 2016

Valentine's for Vets fundraiser is Feb. 9

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The Canby-Aurora 6057 Auxiliary will have a “Valentine’s for Vets” fundraiser Tuesday, Feb. 9 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Burgerville on N. Highway 99E.
Feb 03, 2016

Canby and Aurora fire reports

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Canby Fire Monday, Jan. 25 3:25 a.m., EMS call excluding motor vehicle accident with injury, 626 NW Territorial Road. Monday, Jan. 25 5:16 a.m., EMS call excluding motor vehicle accident with…
Feb 03, 2016

Canby Boosters plan fundraiser in February

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The Canby Boosters will hold Boots, Chaps and Cowboy Hats fundraising dinner Saturday, Feb. 20, from 5:30 to 11 p.m. at Oakview Acres, 11347 S Macksburg Road. A silent auction runs from 5:30 to…
Feb 03, 2016

Memory Cafe offers 'Planning for Incapacity' Friday afternoon

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No one wants to lose their life’s savings in case of incapacity, and cognitive decline is a common cause of incapacity in one’s later years. Smyrna UCC’s free Memory Café on Friday, Feb. 5, from…
Feb 03, 2016

Canby Wildcat softball registration information

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The 2016 Canby Wildcat softball season is upon us. To register, visit CanbyWildcats.com. Tryouts for 6-U to 16-U teams and are held from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. at the Canby High School softball fields…
Feb 03, 2016

OSU Extension will offer reforestation workshop in Oregon City…

by Pamplin Media Group
The OSU Extension Service will offer a reforestation workshop on Saturday, Feb. 13, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Hopkins Demonstration Forest, 16750 S. Brockway Road in Oregon City. This…
Feb 03, 2016

Unit 110 offers soup lunch for vets

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Aurora Unit 110 will hold a complimentary soup bowl lunch for local servicemen and women on Wednesday, Feb. 17, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Legion Hall, 21510 Main St., Aurora. Caregivers of…



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