Employee shows appreciation to boss  with nomination for the Patriot Award

Employee shows appreciation to boss with nomination for the Patriot Award

If you have a good boss, let people know it. James Adams, an NCO in the Oregon National Guard,...

O'Connor will trade fire for flight

O'Connor will trade fire for flight

Canby Fire District Division Chief Tom O’Connor is hanging up one hat and putting on...

Raising the rate of survival

Raising the rate of survival

The Canby Fire District 62 paramedics and firefighters are employing a new CPR method aimed at...

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Downtown decisions

Canby City Council will look at four proposals that could help transform downtown What might...

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Photo Credit: TRIBUNE PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - House Speaker Tina Kotek, a North Portland Democrat, says shell have more clout in the 2015 session, now that she has more experience running the chamber.
January 29, 2015

Speaker Tina Kotek returns for second term when Legislature…

by Peter Wong
Having steered the Oregon House of Representatives through one two-year cycle, Rep. Tina Kotek of Portland is back for another term as its speaker. She returns with a larger Democratic majority,…
Photo Credit: COURTESY OF STATE OF OREGON - First Lady Cylvia Hayes
January 29, 2015

First lady's consulting work leaves some scratching their heads

by Hillary Borrud/Capital Bureau
SALEM — Oregon First Lady Cylvia Hayes was paid $118,000 for communications work for a nonprofit clean economy consulting organization at a time when she was advising the governor’s office on…
January 28, 2015

And then there was 1

by John Baker
Former city councilor Clint Coleman was the only applicant for Ken Rider's vacated council seat It looks like rumors of his departure were premature. Clint Coleman, who was on the outside…
Gurpinder Singh
January 28, 2015

California man sentenced to 18 months for 2013 fatal crash

by Lindsay Keefer
A California man has been sentenced to 18 months after a November 2013 fatal crash at the Interstate 5 Aurora/Donald exit. Gurpinder Singh, 28, of Red Bluff, Calif., was found guilty of criminal…
January 28, 2015

Charter school proposal awaits decision

by Pamplin Media Group
Canby School Board mulling over proposal for charter school at Canby Grove The Canby School District is considering a proposal for the district’s first charter school. The district board of…
Photo Credit: MCCF - Gurpinder Singh
January 23, 2015

Truck driver in I-5 fatal crash sentenced

by Lindsay Keefer
A California man has been sentenced to 18 months after a November 2013 fatal crash at the Interstate 5 Aurora/Donald exit. Gurpinder Singh, 28, of Red Bluff, Calif., was found guilty of criminal…
January 21, 2015

Hello, Oregon

by (none)
A recent study shows that the Beaver State is the No. 1 moving destination in the United States. Study also shows people are getting out of the northeast in large numbers Once again, people are…
January 21, 2015

Kindergarten assessments released

by Ray Hughey
The new results are about the same as 2013-14 Canby kids fared no better, no worse than other Oregon children in the 2014-15 Oregon Kindergarten Assessment Report, which gauges how ready…
January 21, 2015

Canby URA will look at hiring library architect

by Ray Hughey
Breaking ground by summer or early fall would be the best scenario The Canby Urban Renewal Agency will consider hiring an architect for the civic center-library project when it meets Wednesday.…
Canby police and fire personnel get a handle on the scene of an accident Monday, Jan. 19, along Highway 99E just northeast of Canby. The accident left a Canby man in serious condition and a Canby woman needing treatment.
January 19, 2015

Morning crash injures two, one seriously, along 99E

by (none)
An accident this morning (Jan. 19) left a Canby man in serious condition. Oregon State Police say that at about 7 a.m., a t-bone crash involving two Canby residents occurred along Highway 99E…

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Jan 15, 2015

December was good month for real estate sales

by Pamplin Media Group
Portland Realtors closed more deals in December than they had in the past nine years, according to a new RMLS report released Thursday morning. The regional listing service reported that closed…
Jan 14, 2015

OSU Extension Service offering land for lease near Aurora

by (none)
Oregon State University’s North Willamette Research and Extension Center (NWREC) in Aurora will offer land for lease on its experimental farm during 2015. NWREC began its Farmer to Farm program…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Canby City Councilors (from left) Todd Rocha, Greg Parker and Tracie Heidt were officially sworn into their posts last week at the first council meeting of 2015. However, while the three took their seats, the council was informed that one of its body, Ken Rider, would be leaving the council.
Jan 14, 2015

Three in, one out

by Ray Hughey
Councilor Ken Rider announces via letter that he will resign his post The Canby City Council is looking to refresh its ranks after the mid-term resignation last week of Councilor Ken Rider.…
Jan 14, 2015

Council juggles liaison roles with changes

by Ray Hughey
Assignments moved around for the 2015 session With the addition of a new member and the resignation of another, Mayor Brian Hodson and city council members juggled liaison assignments last week…
Jan 14, 2015

Employment numbers show improvement for Canby

by John Baker
Canby's 6.1 percent in November 2014 better than state average of 7 percent Numbers tell the tale — good or bad. Unemployment numbers in Canby would seem to be a good omen as the economy…
Photo Credit: OREGON STATE POLICE - The aftermath of Monday morning's head-on collission along Highway 99E just north of Canby that claimed one life.
Jan 12, 2015

Two die in Monday morning head-on along 99E

by Pamplin Media Group
UPDATE: Driver died at the scene, but young girl was flown to OHSU where she eventually died of her injuries Two people died Monday as a result of a two-vehicle accident along Highway 99E, north…
Jan 07, 2015

Canby Police chase, eventually catch Molalla man

by (none)
A 24-year-old Molalla man found it tough going trying to outdrive and outrun Canby Police. It all started about 3:09 a.m. Dec. 18, when an officer tried to stop a red 2000 Cadillac Seville with…
Jan 07, 2015

Canby students do well at FFA event

by (none)
The annual National Future Farmers of America Convention and Expo called and the Canby FFA answered – successfully. Held in Louisville, Ken., the 87th annual event saw plenty of positives from…
Photo Credit: JOSH KULLA - Work on the new control tower at Aurora State Airport continues with a big piece of the puzzle, the ‘cab,' installed just before the end of 2014.
Jan 07, 2015

Airport tower project's 'cab' now in place

by Josh Kulla
Ground was broken toward the end of April on a new aircraft control tower at the Aurora State Airport. Now, as the new year begins, the frame of the tower, including the crucial “cab,” now is in…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Arun Gandhi
Jan 07, 2015

Grandson of Ghandi to speak at BPMS

by (none)
Baker Prairie Middle School will host Arun Gandhi, peace advocate, author and grandson of Mahatma Gandhi, on Tuesday, Jan. 20, beginning at 7:45 a.m. in the school gym. The event is sponsored by…




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