Canby magician to appear on Wizard Wars

Canby magician to appear on Wizard Wars

Local man part of magic competition that will air Tuesday on Syfy channel Canby magician William...

Windy and wild

Windy and wild

A surprise greeted the valley Thursday as high winds blew out of the east, breaking limbs,...

Once again, Canby takes time out to remember

Once again, Canby takes time out to remember

Canby Police and firefighters paid homage Thursday to those who perished in the Sept. 11, 2001,...

Solar array at NWREC proving its worth

Solar array at NWREC proving its worth

Array produced far more kilowatt hours than Aurora facility used this summer, putting energy in...

Lacey Lady's new mission

Lacey Lady's new mission

Plane needs cleaning The Lacey Lady has been stuck at an altitude of about 15 feet for nearly...

New chamber CEO will leave after August

New chamber CEO will leave after August

Chamber will 'keep moving' Canby’s chamber of commerce CEO of 2 ½ months is leaving. Rick...

App-tastic

App-tastic

Eccles students use their imagination and ingenuity Leave it to the kids. Six Eccles Elementary...

FAIR 2014: It's off and running

FAIR 2014: It's off and running

While throngs of people worked their way through the rabbit and poultry barn Wednesday, Libby...

'Fiddler' finale is this weekend

'Fiddler' finale is this weekend

Performances are Thursday through Saturday, including a Saturday matinee Canby Community Theatre...

Fairgrounds temp building goes up

Fairgrounds temp building goes up

Preparations for the 2014 Clackamas County Fair are quite different than fairs in past years....

City selects library director

City selects library director

Melissa Kelly was serving as interim library manager before being promoted A newly defined and...

'Summer in the city'

'Summer in the city'

A group of seven churches put on a little summer fun for children at Canby's Wait Park Seven...

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September 29, 2014

Officials find some unity in concerns

by Raymond Rendleman
Clackamas County maintains more miles of roads than any other county in Oregon, and Commissioner Jim Bernard was among the elected officials last week who warned that the situation is reaching a…
September 24, 2014

National day of remembrance to converge in OC

by Raymond Rendleman
Mt. View Cemetery has only memorial for victims locally - More than 6,000 people are murdered every 10 weeks nationwide, and that number includes vehicular homicide. Since 1978, there have been…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - William Scott Anderson takes his magic to a new level.
September 24, 2014

Presto!

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Canby man is taking his magic act to a very big stage this week on Syfy channel Canby magician William Scott Anderson will be featured on the Tuesday, Sept. 23, episode of the Syfy channel’s…
September 24, 2014

Canby City Council gives OK to water bond refinancing as money…

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The Canby City Council on Wednesday night approved refinancing water revenue bonds to save $156,069 through lower interest rates. The refunding was requested by Matt Michel, Canby Utility…
September 24, 2014

Canby PD plans fall prescription 'take back' day

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The Canby Police Department will hold its fall Prescription Take-Back Day Saturday, Sept. 27, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the new police station at 1175 NW Third Ave. People can help prevent pill…
Photo Credit: RAY HUGHEY - Dignitaries and guests gather on the Canby Ferry as they await the start of the centennial celebration Wednesday afternoon.
September 24, 2014

Hitting the century mark

by Ray Hughey
The Canby Ferry marked its 100th year with a celebration of the past and a look toward the future Canby and Clackamas County celebrated the 100th anniversary Wednesday of the venerable Canby…
September 24, 2014

Man dies Sunday from injuries sustained in Saturday accident

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A 31-year-old man died Sunday from injuries sustained Saturday after a moped he was a passenger on plunged into the river near the Canby Ferry. Jorge Alvarez Vidal was initially injured Saturday…
Photo Credit: OREGON STATE POLICE - Sept. 22 at approximately 2:45 p.m., a man driving a small pickup stopped on a limited shoulder partially in the right-hand lane due to a vehicle problem. He was outside the vehicle when a passenger car struck the rear of the pickup
September 23, 2014

Canby man dies in crash south of OC

by Raymond Rendleman
A 63-year-old man from Canby died this week after a two-vehicle crash injured three people Monday on McLoughlin Boulevard south of Oregon City, on Highway 99E about three miles south of city…
Photo Credit: ISABEL GAUTSCHI - Bulldozers were used to create a line behind Silver Fox RV Park. If conditions are right, firefighters will burn the underbrush on the other side of the line so that the wildfire will not be able to burn up fuel on a path toward the park. Fire personnel are stationed at Silver Fox RV Park to make sure the fire doesnt jump the line.
September 17, 2014

Some 36 Pit Fire evacuees allowed to return home

by Isabel Gautschi
Officials hopeful on progress toward containment Sgt. Nate Thompson of the Clackamas County Sheriff’s office told media that some evacuation levels have been lowered this morning. Previously…
September 17, 2014

Stream erosion focus of Saturday river workshop

by John Baker
Stream bank erosion is a natural process and, in an undisturbed stream, it usually happens slowly over time. Local rivers like the Molalla and Pudding are seeing their share of erosion, which…

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Sep 17, 2014

Local tourism ideas could see funding with program

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The Canby Area Chamber of Commerce and Clackamas County Department of Tourism are offering a grant of up to $20,000 to promote tourism in Canby and Clackamas County. They are looking for…
Photo Credit: HUGHEY - The Main Street program has been busy with projects in the downtown area this summer.
Sep 17, 2014

Main Street making strides toward goals

by (none)
Staying in tune with business community in Canby More than two years into her stint as Canby’s Main Street manager, Jamie Stickel looks at the landscape she’s helped shape and feels pretty good…
Sep 17, 2014

State tests: Trying to make sense of numbers

by Ray Hughey
Canby and other school districts gained little or no ground in state tests last year on reading, math, science and writing. Districts gained a little, lost a little, but showed no real progress…
Sep 17, 2014

Economic signs point to a continued uptick

by John Baker
Director encouraged by new projects Signs that the economy is getting better continue to pop up and Canby’s economic development wing continues to keep tabs on it. According the Economic…
Sep 17, 2014

Canby youth football team will honor cancer fight of local woman

by (none)
A Canby youth football team will honor the cancer battle of Gail Hildreth during its Oct. 4 football game. The eighth-grade team has been dubbed “Gail Force” for this season. Each season the…
Photo Credit: RAY HUGHEY - A chain-reaction collission on Arndt Road involved four cars and sent two people to the hospital Thursday.
Sep 17, 2014

Thursday wreck sends two to hospital

by Ray Hughey
A chain collision, four-vehicle accident early Thursday on Arndt Road sent two Canby drivers to area hospitals. Canby Police said the accident occurred at 6:52 a.m. on Arndt Road, just west of…
Sep 17, 2014

County unveils updated website this week

by (none)
The county unveils its upgraded website this week. County Administrator Don Krupp said the website, launched Monday Sept. 15, will have a more clean and modern appearance as well as offer better…
Sep 17, 2014

Clackamas County seeks four to serve on Enhanced Law Enforcement…

by (none)
Clackamas County Commissioners and Sheriff Craig Roberts are seeking four citizens to serve for three-year terms on the Enhanced Law Enforcement Service District Citizen Advisory Committee. The…
Sep 17, 2014

Clackamas County celebrates 100 years of Canby Ferry

by (none)
It has been 100 years since the first Canby Ferry began transporting people and vehicles across the Willamette River between Canby and the Stafford area of Wilsonville. Today, the Canby Ferry is…
Photo Credit: PMG - 31 Pit Fire Press Conference - Spet 16th, 2014
Sep 15, 2014

36 Pit Fire burns on, Estacada covered in smoke

by Estacada News
State resources assist with 3,588-acre fire With the 36 Pit Fire continuing to burn in forest land about 10 miles east of Estacada, Gov. John Kitzhaber has declared the disaster a conflagration,…



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