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 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…
November 19, 2014

'Light Up The Night' is back

by (none)
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…
November 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.
November 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…
November 19, 2014

Planned intersection work along Highway 99E slated to begin soon

by (none)
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.
November 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…
November 19, 2014

Interested in water? Join the county advisory board

by (none)
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
November 19, 2014

Shifting roles and new hirings at Columbia Helicopter

by (none)
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…
November 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…
November 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,…

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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…
Nov 19, 2014

Bridging Cultures plans sixth annual feast

by (none)
The Saturday, Nov. 22, event is at Baker Prairie Middle School Bridging Cultures will host its sixth annual Thanksgiving feast Saturday at 5 p.m. at Baker Prairie Middle School. This year’s…
Nov 19, 2014

Canby Pond restocking planned by ODFW

by (none)
It will be one of many valley fisheries to receive new fish Some of the largest fish anglers will see all year have been released into two popular Willamette Valley fishing holes. This week,…
Nov 19, 2014

Clackamas County roundup: What's New?

by Shasta Kearns Moore
County increased dog license fee takes effect Dog owners in Clackamas County are now subject to new county codes and a higher dog license fee. The code changes comply with new state laws;…
Nov 12, 2014

Schrader holds congressional seat

by Shasta Kearns Moore
Rep.'s 54 percent sends him back to D.C. Congressman Kurt Schrader will go back for his fourth term in Washington, D.C., as the Democrat pulled out a 14-point lead over top challenger Tootie…
Nov 12, 2014

Voters' message: Fix the economy

by Peter Wong
Lawmakers from both parties want to see growth Even as Oregon continues its recovery from the downturn that started seven years ago, for returning Gov. John Kitzhaber and incoming lawmakers of…
Photo Credit: RAY HUGHE - Canby's Ernie Henderson saw much of World War II from the air.
Nov 12, 2014

A bird's eye view of war

by John Baker
Canby's Ernie Henderson fought Nazi Germany from the turret of a B-17 Waging war at 27,000 feet offers its own unique set of fears, hopes, dream and sorrows. While bombers dropped payloads of…
Nov 12, 2014

Olsen wins second term in Oregon Senate

by (none)
Though he wouldn't claim victory initially, Olsen's win was secured by Wednesday morning State Sen. Alan Olsen (R-Canby) tentatively accepted his win the morning of Nov. 5 after being wary of…
Nov 12, 2014

Aurora fills two seats

by (none)
Both candidates for the two Aurora posts open in the Nov. 4 election were unopposed. Bill Graupp received 301 votes to win his first full two-year term as mayor. The City Council selected him as…
Nov 12, 2014

Heidt will join Rocha, Parker on city council

by John Baker
Expectations are that council will continue to move forward and work well together It didn’t take long for newcomer Tracie Heidt to feel a bit of the “yeah, I can do this,” as she battled for…



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