Back in the BIZ

Back in the BIZ

Canby Builders Supply is in the hands of family as a Canby native and her husband are the new...

Looking for options

Looking for options

The city of Canby is asking for development ideas on property that will become available once the...

Heidt liked the way campaign progressed

Heidt liked the way campaign progressed

Early returns have Rocha, Parker joining Heidt on new Canby City Council It didn’t take long...

Colors, creativity and plenty of quilts

Colors, creativity and plenty of quilts

The Aurora Colony Historical Society holds its annual quilt show The Aurora Colony Historical...

Will city get vertical?

Will city get vertical?

City council will look at possibility of creating a vertical development zone at its Nov. 16...

Pickled Peppers at Canby Public Library

Pickled Peppers at Canby Public Library

The Portland musical group will be the Music in the Stacks guest Nov. 1 The Pickled Peppers...

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November 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…
November 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.
November 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…
November 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…
November 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.
November 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…
November 26, 2014

Land Ho!

by Ray Hughey
URA closes deal on land vital to civic center-library project It’s a done deal. On Friday, the Canby Urban Renewal District closed the purchase of the Northeast Second Avenue property essential…
November 26, 2014

Canby Police hold annual Holiday Coat Drive

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The Canby Police Department will hold its annual Holiday Coat Drive Dec. 1 through Dec. 31. The department is asking donations of warm coats in new or gently used condition. A collection…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Twelve of the 39 pending marijuana cases in Clackamas County will be dismissed under a new policy announced by the district attorney's office.
November 24, 2014

Clackamas County lightens up on marijuana charges

by Saundra Sorenson
In anticipation of Measure 91, many charges will be dismissed Good news for anyone facing a criminal marijuana charge in Clackamas County: Your case may be dismissed, or the charges may be…
November 19, 2014

Clackamas County immigrants favor OC, Happy Valley

by Raymond Rendleman
Oregon experiencing boom in number of people moving here - This week, Portland State University’s Population Research Center (PRC) released its preliminary 2014 population estimates, showing…

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Nov 19, 2014

'Light Up The Night' is back

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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 festivities include a tree lighting, downtown parade and…
Nov 26, 2014

Superintendent search begins anew

by Ray Hughey
For the second time this calendar year, the Canby School District board of education has embarked on a search for a district superintendent. Last spring, following the late April resignation of…
Photo Credit: VERN UYETAKE - Canby's Bob Beard has been driving children to and from school as a bus driver for five decades.
Nov 19, 2014

The driver on the bus

by Kate Hoots
A Canby man is in his 50th year as a school bus driver Do you remember what you were doing in October 1964? Bob Beard not only remembers what he was doing then — he is still doing it. The Canby…
Nov 19, 2014

Planned intersection work along Highway 99E slated to begin soon

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Work is about to begin on the signal improvement project along Highway 99E in Canby. The project will provide intersection signal upgrades on North Elm, Grant and Ivy streets. During…
Photo Credit: RAY HUGHEY - A rare occurrence, triplets born to a hereford cow, turned up on the Terry Adovnik farm in September. Hereford calves usually weigh in around 75 pounds, but the three youngsters tipped the scales at between 35 and 50 pounds.
Nov 19, 2014

TRIPLE HERDER

by Ray Hughey
A local farm had an unique thing happen recently when triplet hereford calves were born Triplets. Hereford cattle triplets. What are the odds? About one in 105,000, according to the experts. And…
Nov 19, 2014

Interested in water? Join the county advisory board

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Clackamas County is seeking citizens to serve on four county advisory boards and commissions. The Clackamas County Service District No. 1 Riverhealth Advisory Board is seeking applicants. The…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Jim Rankin
Nov 19, 2014

Shifting roles and new hirings at Columbia Helicopter

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Columbia Helicopters has named Jim Rankin the company’s new president and chief executive officer, effective Dec. 1. This hiring follows the retirements of current board chairwoman Nancy Lematta…
Nov 26, 2014

Giving back

by Pamplin Media Group
Appetites were satisfied and plenty of smiles and thankfulness were part of the Ackerman Center’s second annual Thanksgiving community dinner and health fair Thursday afternoon. Held with The…
Nov 19, 2014

County looking for housing committee volunteers

by Pamplin Media Group
Clackamas County is seeking interested citizen volunteers to serve two-year terms on the Clackamas County Housing Advisory Council. This council will: - Recommend a final set of principles,…
Nov 19, 2014

Clackamas County to Metro: Don't forget the roads

by Shasta Kearns Moore
The Clackamas Board of County Commissioners has a message for Metro regional government as it prepares to approve its Climate Smart Communities Project: Don’t forget about roads. The five-member…




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